The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


February 20, 2013

Obituaries — Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013



Steve M. Dickerson

HERNDON HEIGHTS — Steve Morris Dickerson, 60, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley.

Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at Herndon Freewill Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Hickory Ridge Cemetery, Bud Mountain.

Friends may call one hour prior to services Thursday at the church.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.


Aneta Bruffey McElwain Farmer

LEWISBURG — Aneta Bruffey McElwain Farmer, 77, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2013.

Private online condolences, floral gifts and other expressions of sympathy are available to the family via

Arrangements pending completion with Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 S. Kanawha St., Beckley.


Gary Foley

Gary Foley, 52, of Midway, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at his residence.

Arrangements pending completion at Rose and Quesenberry, 1901 S. Kanawha St., Beckley.


Ina Marie Hall Grubb

UNION – Ina Marie Hall Grubb, 80, passed away peacefully with her family by her side Sunday morning, Feb. 17, 2013, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Fairlea following an extended illness.

She was born at Union July 8, 1932, a daughter of the late Earl Cecil and Rose Ann Bostic Hall.

Mrs. Grubb was a former employee of Bendix Corp. in Ronceverte and a retired employee of B.F. Goodrich at Union, and she was affliliated with the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Ernest Hall and James “Jimmy” Hall and a half-brother, Earl Hall Jr.

Surviving is her husband, George Allen Grubb Sr. of Union; two sons, George A. Grubb Jr. and wife, Alma, of Union and Jackie Lee Grubb and wife, Carol, of Quinwood; two brothers, Robert “Bob” Hall and wife, Lottie, of Pickaway, Charles Hall and wife, Elizabeth, of Union; a sister, Patricia “Patty” Weikle of Caldwell; three grandchildren, Lora Ann Grubb and companion, B. J. Harper, of Leslie, Lisa Renee Grubb and companion, Ernie Durham, of Lewisburg, Jason Lee Grubb and fiancée, Samantha “Sam” Cox, of Rainelle; four great-grandchildren, Logan and Matthew Denny, Charles and Savannah Harper; several beloved nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at Groves Funeral Home Chapel in Union with the Rev. Gary Baker officiating.

Burial will follow at the Green Hill Cemetery at Union.

Friends may call at Groves Funeral Home in Union from 6 to 8 pm. Friday.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105-3678.

Groves Funeral Home in Union is in charge of arrangements.

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