The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


February 21, 2014

Obituaries — Friday, Feb. 21, 2013



Charles H. Hubbard

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. — Charles Henry Hubbard, 89, of Jacksonville, formerly of Matoaka and Amigo, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2014 at Onslow Memorial Hospital, Jacksonville, following a short illness.

Born July 10, 1924 at Bramwell, he was the son of the late George and Louise Stahl Hubbard.

Charles was the last survivor of his immediate family and was a former coal miner. In his leisure he enjoyed collecting and selling scrap metal, working jigsaw puzzles, playing cards, and fishing. He especially loved playing with his great-great niece and nephew, Sky (Mousie) and Oscar (Rat).

In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by 18 brothers and sisters.

Those left to cherish his memory include several nieces and nephews; including a special nephew and his wife, Eric and Tammy Cox of Matoaka whom he lived with for several years, before moving to Amigo with his brother, Lonnie Hubbard Sr. There he was cared for by a very special niece and her husband, Connie and Ray O’Neal who took really good care of him. He moved with them to Jacksonville, at the end of August.

Graveside services will be 12 noon, Friday, February 21, 2014 at Roselawn Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Princeton with Pastor Curtis Honaker officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

Those wishing to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

For those considering an expression of sympathy the family requests donations be made to help defray unexpected expenses to Tankersley Funeral Home, 102 Moran Avenue,  Mullens, WV 25882.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The family of Charles Hubbard is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.


Carl Jack Keith

LANDIS, N.C. — Mr. Carlin Jack Keith, 68, passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014, at his residence.

Mr. Keith was born October 10, 1945 in Beckley, he was the son of the late Carlie Keith and Ivory Nell Maxey Keith.

He graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in Beckley, class of 1963. He owned and worked as a broker at C. Keith Realty in China Grove, N.C.

Mr. Keith is survived by his wife Carrie Walker Keith; daughter, Heather Chipley of China Grove; son, Bradford (Brad) Keith and wife Susan of Landis; and grandchild, Kayla Chipley of Cullowhee.

Memorials may be sent to the National Kidney Foundation. 4819 Park Rd. Charlotte, NC 28209.

Remembrances may be sent to the family at

No services are scheduled at this time.

The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at their home, 110 W. Laurel St. in Landis, N.C.

Lady’s Funeral Home & Crematory, 268 N. Cannon Boulevard, Kannapolis, N.C. 28083, is assisting the family of Mr. Keith.

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