The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


April 15, 2014

Obituaries — Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Darrell C. Addair

BRIER CREEK — Darrell C. Addair, 65, of Brier Creek, WV, went home to heaven on Friday, April 11, 2014, at Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, WV.

He was born November 13, 1948, in Garland, WV, a son of the late Leck and Glenna Coleman Addair.

Darrell attended the Brenton Baptist Church and House of Refuge.

Survivors include his loving wife of 45 years Eva Carol Crouse Addair; a daughter Charity Lynn Addair of Brier Creek; two sons Darrell Noah Addair of Brier Creek, and David Lee Addair and his companion Julie Gibson of Raymond, OH; three grandchildren Alexis, Dillon, and Marissa; seven brothers Wayne and Darlene Addair of North Spring, Arnold and Sharon Addair of Danville, OH, Leck Addair, Jr., of Danville, OH, Michael and Jane Addair of Danville, OH, Dennis Lee “Denny” and Melanie Addair of Mt. Vernon, OH, Marty and Linda Addair of Howard, OH, and Kenny and Joy Addair of Howard, OH; and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and other loving family and friends.

Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV, with Rev. Tommy Knotts officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Addair Family Cemetery, Fanrock, WV. Military rites will be conducted by the Wyoming County Veterans Honor Guard.

Friends may gather with the family from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at the funeral home.

E-mail letters of sympathy may be sent at www.

The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.


T.D. Billings

MULLENS — Thomas Densmore (T.D.) (Hobo) Billings, Sr., 76, of Mullens passed away on Friday, April 11, 2014, at his residence following a long illness.

Born February 4, 1938, at Otsego, he was the son of the late James Arthur and Ella Mae (Green) Billings.

T.D. was a former coal miner and was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church at Camp Creek.

In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Billings; two sons, Lige Billings and Arthur Billings; four brothers, James, John, Ward, and Oliver Billings; and five sisters, Ruth Morgan, Juanita Morgan, Virginia Cook, Martha Cline, and Carol Sizemore.

Those left to cherish his memory include three daughters, Cynthia Adkins and her husband, Glen, of Herndon, Donna Craigo and Juanita Billings of Mullens; one son, Thomas “Bo” Billings, Jr., and his wife, Sherry, of Mullens; a daughter-in-law, Rhonda Billings of Mullens; one sister, Annie Ashley of Amigo; three brothers, Wilkie Billings of Mullens, Teddy Billings and his wife, Faye, of Kegley, and Carl Billings and his wife, Brenda, of Denver, N.C.; twelve grandchildren, Jaromy, Tiffany, and Eric Billings, Roger Thomas Mills, Beth Ellen Mills, Mikel Luke Brown, Sherry LeAyn Elizabeth Hope Billings, T.J., Ashley, and David Billings, Brian and Michael Dickens; and seven great-grandchildren, Hannah, Justin, Arianna, Aiden, Naomi, Nate, and Caidence; and one great-grandchild on the way, Thomas Jacob Dickens.

Services will be 12 noon Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Jerry McGrady and Pastor Robert Billings officiating. Burial will follow in the Pierpoint Cemetery, Pierpoint.

Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Eric Billings, Jaromy Billings, Brian and Michael Dickens, T.J. and David Billings.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The family of T.D. Billings is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.

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