The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


December 19, 2012

Obituaries — Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012


Lenore Blanch Burgess

STOLLINGS —  Lenore Blanch Burgess, 77, of Stollings, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012.

Services will be 3 p.m. Thursday, December 20, 2012, at Honaker Funeral Home in Logan. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery at Pecks Mill, W.Va. Friends may call on the family Wednesday, December 19, 2012 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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Honaker Funeral Home of Logan, is in charge of arrangements.

Juanita Farley Cook

Juanita Farley Cook, 73, of Holly Hills, formerly of Oceana, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 16, 2012, at Raleigh General Hospital.

She was born September 17, 1939, in Harts, W.Va., a daughter of the late Sherman and Rita Powers Farley.

She was a homemaker and member of Maple Meadows Chapel.

Also preceding her in death were a son Jeff Cook, daughter Karen Curley, grandson Taylor Cook, two brothers, and three sisters.

Survivors include her husband of 56 years Eugene Herman Cook; a daughter, Kelli (Chris) Roach of Bassett, VA; two sons, James (Anita) Cook and John (Ashley) Cook, all of Oceana; a sister, Florence Johnson of Kistler; two brothers, Lou (Phyllis) Farley of Brea, Ky. and Larry (Betty) Farley of Glen Daniel; seven grandchildren Jerad, John Michael, Sierra, Bryce, Jordan, Haley and Tommy; and a host of other loving family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at noon on Thursday,  December 20, 2012, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, with Pastor Roland Cook officiating. Burial will follow in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

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

Mildred Rebecca Erskine

RONCEVERTE — Mildred Rebecca Erskine, 102, passed away Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012.

Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at the Greenbrier Regular Baptist Church, Ronceverte with the Rev. Tim Dillon officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenbrier Regular Baptist Church Cemetery.

Friends and family may call 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at the Longanacre Funeral Home, Fairlea, and at the church one hour before the funeral on Saturday.

Arrangements by Longanacre Funeral Home, Fairlea.

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