The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


November 5, 2012

Obituaries — Monday, Nov. 5, 2012

Margaret Lucille Ballis

DEERFIELD, Ohio — Margaret Lucille Ballis, 81, of Deerfield, Ohio, died at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012.

Arrangements are pending completion at Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.

Janice Russell Bell

SPANISHBURG — Janice Louise Stovall Russell Bell, 85, of Spanishburg died Friday, November 2, 2012, at a Bristol, Tennessee, medical center.

Born March 6, 1927, in Spanishburg, she was the daughter of the late James Albert Stovall and Edna Lura Moye Stovall.

She worshipped at Stovall Ridge Baptist Church and was a former employee of Maidenform in Princeton. She was a school teacher in Mercer County for 29 years. She was a member of the Retired Teachers Association, was active in the Mercer County Historical Society, Bibbee Bird Club, DAR, UDC, Phi Delta Kappa and was a charter member of the Mercer County Quilting Club. She loved family reunions and enjoyed visiting her friends at the Commission on Aging.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Fred Russell, Jr., and one sister, Judith Stovall.

Survivors include two daughters, Brenda Davis and husband, Larry, of Tazewell, VA, and Cheryl Foley and husband, Marshall, of Colorado Springs, CO; one sister, Lois Riemer of Spanishburg, and one brother, Glennon Stovall and wife, Lucille, of Princeton; six grandchildren, Brian Foley, Robert Foley, Mark Foley, Karen Collins, Michael Davis and Sherri Hankins, and ten great-grandchildren, Kestrel Collins, David Collins, Ryan Hankins, Justin Hankins, Tara Hankins, Nicole Hankins, Evan Hankins, Alex Davis, Zachary Davis and Kaitlyn Foley.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at the Rowland H. Bailey Funeral Chapel of the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton with Rev. Larry Dyer officiating. Interment will follow at the Reid Cemetery in Spanishburg.

Friends may visit at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, November 5, 2012.

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