The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

Obituaries

December 24, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, December 24, 2013

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Mattie Jane Ward Richmond

Mattie Jane Ward Richmond, of Hinton, passed into the loving hands of God, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at home with her family, at the beautiful age of 82.

Mattie was the seventh child of eleven given to the late Felisha Arvela Berry Ward and Matthew Ward of Sandstone.

Those waiting to welcome her home are her husband of 60 years, Homer Ellison Richmond; a son, Jeddy Ellison Richmond; a grandson, Gary Nelson Richmond; and a son-in-law, George A. Sharp.

Our mother loved the beautiful sunsets on Chestnut Mountain, watching the wildlife on her farm, watching her flower and vegetable gardens grow, and being a loving mother and grandmother.

She loved God and now departs this life, with words of wisdom. — 2 Peter 1:19

Those left to cherish her memories are three daughters, Shirley Mae Sharp, of Pikeville, Ky., Judy Faye Marcoyiannakis and husband Orestis, of Richmond, Va., and Joyce Kay Richmond, of Sandstone; three sons, Eddie Nelson, of Hinton, Danny Wilson, of Hinton, and Gary Wayne Richmond and wife Karen, of Hinton; two sisters, Felisha Mae Hamm of Ohio, and Gladys Flichum, of Va.; two brothers, Lloyd Ward, of Sandstone, and Jimmy Ward and wife Sue, of Pipestem; sixteen grandchildren; twenty-four great grandchildren; and three great great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors Chapel with Pastor Benny Allen officiating. Burial will follow in the Bragg Cemetery at Hix. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at the funeral parlors. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Arrangements are by the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors of Hinton.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.ronaldmeadowsfp. com.

 

Betty J. Scott

Betty J. Scott, 89, of Meadow Creek, died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at Summers Co. ARH following a short illness.

At Betty’s request, an entombment will follow at the Greenbrier Burial Park in Hinton at a later date.

Arrangements are by the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors of Hinton.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.ronaldmeadowsfp. com.

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