The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


February 5, 2014

Obituaries — Wednesday, Feb. 2, 1014



Viola Sheets

Viola Sheets, age 82, of Beckley, died January 28, 2014.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel in Beckley with Rev. Tommy Bryant officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park in Princeton, W.Va.

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

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Viola Sheets’ name to: The V Foundation at, Oxford House at, or the charity of your choice.

Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 S. Kanawha Street, Beckley.


Tammy Margaret Stafford

SALEM, Va. — Tammy Margaret Stafford, 44, of Salem, formerly of Fanrock, W.Va.,  passed away on Monday, January 27, 2014, at her home.

She was born March 15, 1969 in Cleveland, Ohio, a daughter of the late Harry L. Stafford Sr. and Adeline “Trudy” Stafford.

Tammy worked for Virginia Department of Transportation in Salem, Va. She loved reading quotes and poems, and found lots of beauty in nature. She loved writing in her journals.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister Shelia Ann Stafford.

Survivors include her three brothers David “Wormy” Stafford and his wife Lynn of Pineville, Cecil Stafford of Fairmont, and Harry L. Stafford Jr. and his wife Cindy of Clairmont, Fla.; all her beloved nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and lots of close friends from Virginia. She was very much loved. Special thanks to her very best friend Tracy Twine.

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, with Rev. Norman Gray officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Morgan Cemetery, Indian Creek, W.Va.

Friends may gather with the family from 6 p.m. on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 until time of service at the funeral home.

E-mail letters of sympathy may be sent at

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

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