The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 2, 2014

Obituaries — Sunday, March 2, 2013


Euell Sherman Hanshaw

PINEVILLE — Euell Sherman Hanshaw, 82, of Pineville passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2014, at the Wyoming Nursing and Rehab Center at New Richmond following a short illness.

Born January 17, 1932, at Guyan, WV, he was the son of the late Sherman Hanshaw and Lucy Morgan Hanshaw.

Mr. Hanshaw was of the Baptist faith. He served in the U.S. Army and was a retired  Sergeant and tank commander. He enjoyed restoring old cars, fixing things, chewing tobacco and being with his family especially his grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandmother, Effie Morgan.

Survivors include his wife, of 63 years, Betty Dorton Hanshaw of Pineville; A son, J.R. Hanshaw of N. Palm Beach, FL; 2 daughters, Belinda Cook Bias and her husband, Jack, of Pineville and Debbie Cox and her husband, George, of Elizabeth; 4 grandchildren, Craig Cook and wife, Stephanie; Tara Hatfield and husband, Adam; G.W. Cox and wife, Amy; and Beth Cox and companion Bill Bradley; 12 great-grandchildren, Kadan, Piper, Riley, Maizy, Zane, Jax, Mason and Nate Cook; MaKinlei Hatfield, Morgan, Collins, Tanner Cox and Brooklynn Koehler.

A celebration of Euell’s life will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 3, 2014, in the Calfee Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Raven Kennedy and Pastor Michael Knotts officiating.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 2, 2014.

Burial will follow at Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Wyoming County Honor Guard.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wyoming County Honor Guard, P.O. Box 492, Oceana, WV 24870.

Online guest book may be signed at

Calfee Funeral and Cremation Service of Pineville is serving the Hanshaw family.

Lula Perry Judy

RAINELLE — Lula Perry Judy, 99, of Rainelle, passed away Feb. 28, 2014.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 5, at the Sewell Valley Baptist Church in Rainelle with the Pastor Fred Fryar officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Entombment will be at the Wallace Memorial Mausoleum in Clintonville.

Please send online condolences to

Wallace and Wallace Funeral Chapel in Rainelle is in charge of arrangements.

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