The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


September 19, 2013

Obituaries — Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013


Delores Ann Lefflear

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS — Delores Ann Lefflear, 74, of White Sulphur Springs, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013.

Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Morgan Funeral Home, Lewisburg.

Friends may call two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.

Arrangements by Morgan Funeral Home, Lewisburg.

Annie Pauline Porter

HOLDEN — Annie Pauline Porter, 88, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013.

Service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at the Honaker Funeral Home, Logan, with Elder Larry Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Garden,

Friends may call 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to

Arrangements by Honaker Funeral Home, Logan.

Albert R. ‘Al-Sab’ Sabbag

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS — Albert R. “Al-Sab” Sabbag, 90, of White Sulphur Springs, passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2013.

His graveside service will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, September 20, 2013 at the Bethel Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery with Rev. Gene Sizemore officiating.

There will be no visitation.

Arrangements by Shanklin Funeral Home, White Sulphur Springs.

Gail Virginia Leffel Samuels

OAK HILL — Gail Virginia Leffel Samuels, 80, of Oak Hill, died on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley.

Born September 21, 1932 at Pax, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Junior H. “Dutch” and Mary Sweeney Leffel.

She was a homemaker and a Protestant.  

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Lee Samuels; sister, Lola Madge and brothers, Harold Leffel Jr. and Larry Leffel.

Survivors include sisters, Dorothy Samuels of Hampton, Va. and Sharon Massey of Oak Hill; brother, Billy Leffel and wife, Linda of Oak Hill; sisters-in-law, Linda Leffel and Yvonne Leffel, both of Oak Hill and dear friend, Jim Riser.

Graveside rites and committal service will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, September 20, 2013 at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Prosperity, with Bob Creed officiating. Burial will follow. There will be no visitation.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Terri’s Tribute, PO Box 209, Fayetteville WV 25840, or to the charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

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