The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


February 21, 2014

Obituaries — Friday, Feb. 21, 2013



Rev. James Luther McCormick

PRINCETON — Reverend James Luther McCormick, 80, of Princeton, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2014, at his residence.

Arrangements are incomplete with Roselawn Funeral Home, Princeton.


Roger McKinney

OCEANA — Roger McKinney, 62, of Oceana, passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2014.

 Funeral service will be held at noon on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at the Crany Missionary Baptist Church, Crany, with Pastor James Walker and his son Kevin Lee McKinney officiating. Burial will follow in Stepp Family Cemetery, Crany.

Friends may gather with the family from 6 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, February 22, 2014 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home.

E-mail letters of sympathy may be sent at

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

Earl Wiley Moon

Mr. Earl Wiley Moon, 63, of Beckley, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, following a long illness.

Arrangements pending completion at Durgan Funeral Home, 1501 South Kanawha St., Beckley.


Phyllis Ann Morris

OAK HILL — Phyllis Ann Morris, 69, of Oak Hill, died Thursday, February 20, 2014.

Arrangements entrusted to Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley.


Martha Agnes Nolan

Martha Agnes Nolan, 78, of Coal City,  passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 in Hilltop Center in Hilltop.

Born October 22, 1935 in Nuttalburg, she was the daughter of the late William Henry Coy Jr. and Nancy Ann Nutter Coy.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Carl Nolan, her brothers and sisters Bud, Wallace, Joe, Jim, Johnnie, Grace, Ruth, Mabel, and Bea.

She is survived by a host of nieces and nephews.

In keeping with her wishes her body was donated to the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg.

There will be no services.

Donations in Martha’s memory can be made to the Raleigh County Humane Society.

Information submitted by Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive,  Beckley, W.Va. 25801.

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