The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 15, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, October 15, 2013



Lovina  Ruth ‘Venus’ Morgan

Lovina Ruth “Venus” Morgan, 36, of Old Crow Road, Beaver, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2013, at the Bowers Hospice House in Beckley.

Private online condolences, floral tributes, and other expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family via our guestbook at 

Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home Shady Spring Chapel, 729 Flat Top Road, Shady Spring.


Ines Skaggs Reynolds

FAYETTEVILLE — Ines Skaggs Reynolds, 89, of Fayetteville, passed away Sunday, October 13, 2013, at home following a long illness.

Born on August 1, 1924, at Ansted, she was the daughter of the late Dewey and Tressie Canaday Pridemore.

Mrs. Reynolds was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church, Fayetteville. She worked at Inge Dry Cleaners, Wiseman’s Drug Store, and retired from Daniel’s IGA.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husbands, Russell B. Skaggs and Robert E. Reynolds; brothers, Darrell Pridemore and Clarence Pridemore; and sisters, Mildred Russell, Iris Moesta and Faye Kincaid.

Left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Carol (Lloyd) Lewis of Fayetteville; two stepsons, Charles G. Reynolds, of Salem, Wisconsin and Robert E. Reynolds of Shreveport, La.; one brother, Larry Pridemore of Augusta, Ga.; one granddaughter, Lori McKinney; and great-granddaughter, Ashton, McKinney.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville, with Pastor Justin Seay officiating. Burial will follow at Restlawn Memory Gardens, Victor.

The family will receive friends one hour before the funeral on Wednesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Alzheimer’s Association WV Chapter, 1111 Lee Street E; Charleston, WV 25301 or

The family would like to thank Hospice of Southern WV and friends for all their help during her illness.

For those wishing to express their condolences to the Reynolds family, you may do so by visiting our website at www.doddpaynehessfuneralhome. com

Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, 350 W. Maple Avenue, Fayetteville, will be assisting the family.

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