The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


April 19, 2013

Obituaries — Friday, April 19, 2013


Norvalee Mildred Williams

SUMMERSVILLE — Norvalee Mildred Williams, 75, of Summersville, died Wednesday, April 17, 2013.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20, in the Walker Memorial Park at Summersville.


The Waters Funeral Chapel in Summersville is in charge of arrangements.

Lyda Wilson

On Sunday, March 24th, 2013, Lyda Marie Adkins Wilson passed away at her home at Packs Branch, Mt. Hope. She was 72 years of age.

Born February 10, 1941, at Beckley, Lyda was the daughter of the late Ralph and Arbutus Shrewsbury Adkins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald E. Wilson, and son, Ronald “Ronnie” M. Wilson, both in 2003.

Lyda was employed at Black Knight Country Club from 1973 to 2000. She was a member of the Church of Christ at Pax.

She leaves to cherish her memory: daughter, Debbie Endicott and her husband, Rick, of Horse Creek; son, Timmy Wilson of Packs Branch; son, Teddy Wilson and his wife, Tina, of Mt. Hope; 11 grandchildren: Reanna Brown, Jeff Endicott, Ashley, Tiffany, Timara, Teddy II, Abbie, Ronnie, Alex, Rileigh and Emaleigh Wilson; stepgrandson, David Skipper; four great-grandchildren, Matti, Luke, Levi, Lexxi; brother, Tracy Adkins and his wife, Jean, of Packs Branch; and sister, Barbara Loving and her husband, James, of Le Grand, Iowa.

Honoring her request, Lyda has been cremated. Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at the Melton Mortuary Chapel. The family will receive friends from noon until the service hour.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

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