The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


January 28, 2014

Obituaries — Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014


Gregory Curtis Lusk

OCEANA — Gregory Curtis Lusk, 58, departed this Friday, January 24, 2014.

Born February 15, 1955, in Mullens, he was the son of the late Curtis and Margaret Lusk.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Preston and Rebecca Lusk; maternal grandparents, John and Ethel Ellis.

Greg was a 1973 graduate of Oceana High School, a retired coal miner having worked for Peabody Coal Co., and was an avid hunter and fisherman.

Those left to cherish his memory are two sons, Greg Lusk and wife, Sarah, of Mallory and Ryan Lusk of Morgantown; one brother, Larry Lusk and wife Barbara of Florida; a sister, Linda Brown of Oceana; two grandchildren, Nolan and Norah Lusk; his beloved pet Izzy; and a host of family and friends.

In keeping with Greg’s wishes he will be cremated.

A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.

Condolences at www.facebook/adamtolermorialfuneralhome.

Services entrusted to Adam Toler Memorial Funeral Home, Oceana.

Lou Ellen ‘Lulu’ Lusk

KOPPERSTON ROAD — Lou Ellen “Lulu” Lusk, 54, of Kopperston Road, passed away Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014.

Funeral service will be at noon Wednesday, Jan. 29, at the Little Dove Old Regular Baptist Church, Guesses Fork, Va., with Brother Danny Hurley, Danny McCoy, Roy Lester and David Lester officiating. Burial will follow in Justice Family Cemetery, Guesses Fork. Friends may gather with the family after 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, at the church.

E-mail letters of sympathy may be sent at

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

Sylvia Kinzer Lusk

Sylvia Kinzer Lusk, 88, formerly of Beeson, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, at Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton.

Christine M. McKinney

AMIGO — Christine Mary McKinney, 89, of Amigo, passed away Monday, Jan. 27, 2014.

Arrangements are incomplete at Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.

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