The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


November 27, 2012

Obituaries — Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012


Robert Algie Moore

DETROIT, Mich. — Mr. Robert Algie Moore, 93, of Detroit, formerly of Stotesbury, died Friday, Nov. 23, 2012.

Arrangements are incomplete. Submitted by Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley.

Dallas ‘Nick’ Morgan Jr.

RONCEVERTE — Dallas “Nick” Morgan Jr., 30, passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012.

Service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, at Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church, Ronceverte, with the Rev. Youel Altizer officiating. Burial will follow in Morgan Cemetery near Ronceverte. Friends may call one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, 502 Monroe Ave., Ronceverte, WV 24970, in Nick’s memory.

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Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, Ronceverte.

John W. Napier

MOUNT GAY — John W. Napier, 69, of Mount Gay, passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, at Central United Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bobby Adams officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, at Honaker Funeral Home in Logan, and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.

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Honaker Funeral Home of Logan is in charge of arrangements.

Laura Marie Norman

Laura Marie Norman of Beckley, formerly of Spencer, heard God calling so she took His hand and slowly drifted away on Thursday, November 22, 2012, at the age of 93.

She was preceded in death by her parents Cullie B. and Rosa Ester Hensley. Her devoted husband of 73 years, Silas Paul Norman, her beloved daughter Joyce Ann Elmore of Spencer, brothers: Darris Hensley, Dwight Hensley, Guy H. Hensley, Walter Hensley and Dayton Hensley of Roane County, W.Va.

Those left to cherish her memory are her son Stanley Paul Norman and wife Janet of Beckley. Grandchildren: Phillip Norman and wife Michelle of Beckley, Amanda Norman Ford and husband Brian of Beckley, Darren Elmore of Spencer and Jane Ann Elmore of Myrtle Beach, S.C. Great-Grandchildren: Noah and Emma Grace Norman, Bryce and Kendall Ford of Beckley and Monica Ann Elmore of Spencer. She also leaves behind special nieces and nephews that she loved dearly.

Mrs. Norman was a homemaker who loved to cook for her family, church and community. She never turned a stranger away from her door hungry. She loved the Lord unconditionally and lived every day according to His word by loving her neighbor as herself. While living in Beckley, Mrs. Norman was a member of the Regular Baptist Church.

The family would especially like to thank Mrs. Norman’s earthly angels for their love and special care giving to her during this past year: Betty, Thelma, Lou, Veta, Heather and Bonnie.

Funeral Services will be conducted to celebrate the life of Marie Norman on Friday, November 30, 2012, at the Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home in Spencer, at 2 p.m., with her nephew the Rev. Homer Norman officiating.

Friends may call Friday at the funeral home at 1 p.m.

Arrangements by Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer.

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