The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


January 20, 2013

Obituaries — Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013


Lula Noria Faulkner

RICHWOOD — Lula Noria Faulkner, 92, of Richwood, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2013.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, in Simons-Coleman Funeral Home, Richwood, with Pastor Tim Deal officiating. Interment will be in Richwood Cemetery, Richwood. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, in the funeral home.

Simons-Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

Robert G. ‘Bobby’ Gallion

LOGAN — Robert G. “Bobby” Gallion, 79, of Logan died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013.

Arrangements are incomplete. Honaker Funeral Home in Logan is in charge of his services.

Elaine Garten

HINTON — Elaine Garten, 85 of Hinton died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013.

Arrangements are pending completion at Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.

Ellis Grady Goodwin

COLUMBUS, Ga. — Our buddy Ellis Grady Goodwin, of Columbus, Georgia, received his angel wings on Friday, January 18th, 2013, at Columbus Hospice House. Before moving to Columbus, Georgia, in June 2006, he lived in Beckley and Glen White.

Born on January 28th, 1953, in Beckley, West Virginia, he was the son of the late Grady Goodwin and Helen Witt Goodwin.

Ellis was a wonderful son, brother, uncle and buddy.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Harold Goodwin.

Those left to cherish his memory include a sister, Caralene McPeake and husband Jackie of Beckley; sister Arlene Goodwin of Columbus, Ga.; sister Gena Farley of Columbus, Ga.; brother Ronald Goodwin and wife Betty of Beckley; niece Kim Brooks (Mark Muldrew) of Midland, Ga.; nephew Ron Goodwin (Rose) of Beckley; niece Elaine Sanda (Mike) of Columbus, Ga.; niece; Amy Job (Jeff) of Raleigh, NC.; great-nieces and great-nephews, Tommy Oakes, Kendra and Jeffrey Job, Christopher Goodwin and Casey Sanda; Jeannette Blevins of St. Clair Shores, Michigan; and his loyal dog Mary Jane.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 22, 2013, in the Calfee Funeral Home Chapel. Entombment will follow in Sunset Memorial Park. Friends may visit with the family from 12:30 p.m. until service time Tuesday at the funeral home.

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Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.

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