The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


June 17, 2013

Obituaries — Monday, June 17, 2013

 Kenneth Eugene ‘Gene’ Bragg

JUMPING BRANCH — Kenneth Eugene “Gene” Bragg, 45, of Ellison Ridge Road, Jumping Branch, went home to be with the Lord, Saturday, June 15, 2013, at his home following a massive heart attack.

Born February 11, 1968, in Beckley, he was the son of Robert K. and Loretta (Sue) Arthur Bragg of Jumping Branch.

Gene was a 1986 Graduate of Hinton High School and a member of the Glade Creek Bible Baptist Church at Mt. View. He was employed by Cornerstone I.G.A. in Daniels and enjoyed fishing, the outdoors, watching old movies and spending time with family and friends. He was a wonderful son, brother and friend to all who knew him.

Preceding him in death include his grandparents, Cyrus and Ethel Bragg and Russell and Marie Arthur.

In addition to his parents he is survived by his sister, Sandra Farley and husband Harold of Coal City; one niece, Stacy Farley; one nephew, Robbie Farley both of Coal City; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins also survive.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors Chapel with Rev. William “Bill” Reed officiating. Burial will follow in the Lilly-Crews Cemetery at Nimitz. Friends may call at the funeral parlor from 10 a.m. Tuesday until time of the services. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Arrangements are by the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors of Hinton.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Josephine Lee  Coleman

MOHAWK — Josephine Lee Coleman, of Mohawk, died June 15, 2013.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at the Mohawk Freewill Baptist Church, with the Rev. Michael Casey, Rev. Hassell Rife, Rev. Ronnie Hurley and Rev. Sammy Dowdy officiating. Burial will be in Coleman Family Cemetery, Isom Fork Road, Mohawk. Friends may gather with the family after 6 p.m. Monday, June 17, at the church.

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Mounts Funeral Home of Gilbert is in charge of arrangements.

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