The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


June 2, 2013

Obituaries — Sunday, June 2, 2013


Sheila Deloris Patterson

ALDERSON — Sheila Deloris Patterson, 47, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2013.

Memorial service will be 3 p.m. Monday, June 3, at the Longanacre Funeral Home Chapel, Fairlea, with Pastor Ken Gaskins officiating. Burial will follow in the Old Greenbrier Baptist Church Cemetery, Alderson. Friends and family may call from 1 p.m. until time of the service Monday at the funeral home.

Arrangements by Longanacre Funeral Home, Fairlea.

Rev. William deVries Renn Sr.

PRINCETON — The Rev. William deVries Renn Sr., 82, of Glenwood Park, formerly of Gap Mills, passed away Friday, May 31, 2013.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, June 3, at the Pine Grove Methodist Church, Gap Mills, with the Rev. Mark Smearman and the Rev. Mark Flynn. Burial will follow in the Carmel Cemetery, Gap Mill. Friends may call from 9 a.m. until funeral time Monday at the church.

Broyles-McGuire Funeral Home in Union is in charge of arrangements.

Roy William Simmons

CINCINNATI, Ohio — Roy William Simmons, 81, of Cincinnati, Ohio, formerly of Wayside, died Wednesday, May 29, 2013.

Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Wayside United Methodist Church Cemetery, Wayside.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Wayside United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, C/O Dreama Mann, RR1 Box 110A, Union, WV 24983.

Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown.

Iris Dawn Stover

Iris Dawn Stover, 75, of Glen Daniel, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013.

Online condolences may be left at

Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.

Robert E. Lee ‘Bob’ Thomas

RAINELLE — Robert E. Lee “Bob” Thomas, 86, of Rainelle, passed away Friday, May 31, 2013.

Arrangements are being conducted by Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home of Rainelle.

David Thompson

GLEN FORK — David Thompson, 60, of Glen Fork, passed away Friday, May 31, 2013.

Arrangements are incomplete. Evans Funeral Home of Oceana is serving the Thompson family.

Forrest Harold Wooddell

GREEN BANK — Forrest Harold Wooddell, master sergeant, USAF (retired), 84, of Green Bank died Thursday, 30 May 2013.

Graveside service with interment will be at 11 a.m. June 8 at Arbovale Cemetery with David Rittenhouse presiding. Military last rites will be provided.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the Green Bank Public Library or WVMR.

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Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Arbovale is in charge of arrangements.

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