The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 14, 2013

Obituaries — Monday, Oct. 14, 2013


Dorothy L. Lilly Harvey

NIMITZ — Dorothy L. Lilly Harvey, 96, of Nimitz, died Sunday, October 13, 2013, at the home of Debra Cline at Lerona following a long illness.

Born March 7, 1917, at Bertha, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Frank L. and Lilly Mae Wyant Bradberry.

Mrs. Harvey was a homemaker and was a lifelong resident of Summers County. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church at Nimitz and also attended Beech Run Baptist Church. She was a member of the Jumping Branch-Nimitz Senior Citizens.

She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, also a son, Ray Houchins, five brothers, William, Jesse, James, Arnold and Bobby Bradberry, and a sister, Sylvia Aliff.

Survivors include her husband, Lloyd E. Harvey. Grandson, William Ray Houchins and wife Tina of Christiansburg, VA. Two sisters, Nelle Thompson of Marietta, OH, and Mattie Jean Yancey of Hinton. Daughter-in-law, Jean Houchins of Talcott. Two sisters-in-law, Betty Bradberry of Millboro, VA, and Edith Bradberry of Clifton Forge, VA. Special caregivers, Debra Cline and Sandra and Randy and her other caregivers.

As per Dorothy’s request, there will be no visitation. Graveside services and burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 15, 2013, at the Neely Cemetery at Surveyors Branch, with Pastor Bill Ballengee officiating. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grace Baptist Church or Beech Run Baptist Church.

Online condolences and guest register at

Arrangements by Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton, WV.

Mildred Geneva Jones

HIX — Mildred Geneva Jones, 92, of Hix, died at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013.

Arrangements are pending completion at Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.

Danny Lee Kimble

BARTOW — Danny Lee Kimble, 38, of Bartow, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Arbovale, with the Rev. William Vandevender officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service Saturday at the funeral home.

Please send online condolences by visiting

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

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