The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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October 16, 2012

Obituaries — Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012


Frances Catherine Fish

LOOKOUT — Frances Catherine Fish, 52, of Lookout, passed away Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, following an automobile accident.

Arrangements are incomplete. Wallace and Wallace of Ansted is in charge of the arrangements.

Jason J. Goins

OAK HILL — Jason J. Goins, 40, of Oak Hill, passed away Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012.

Condolences may be sent to

Arrangements by High Lawn Funeral Home Chapel, Oak Hill.

Gladys Ruth Spangler Hall

Gladys Ruth Spangler Hall, age 80, of Prosperity, passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2012, after a short illness.

Born January 23, 1932, in Bradley, a daughter to the late Howard Spangler and Retha Pack Spangler.

Mrs. Hall was a homemaker and a member of the Terry Independent Christian Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Shirley Yates and Joyce Trent; and her brother, Henry Gray.

Those left to cherish her memory include her loving and faithful husband of 61 years, Rev. Gene Hall, at home; daughters, Jackie Hamilton of Beckley and Sharon Ballengee and husband Ronnie of Beckley; sons, Bobby Hall of Prosperity and Ronnie Hall and wife Missy of Grandview; sisters, Laura Neely of Beckley, Janice Campbell Smith of Beckley, and Glenna “Punkin” Halstead of Flat Top; brothers, Leroy Gray of Oak Hill and Leslie Gray of Prosperity; nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Mrs. Hall’s life will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, October 17, 2012, at the Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Chapel in Beckley, with Rev. Ronnie Hall and Rev. Gene Snuffer officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park, Harper Road in Beckley.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Visitation will be held from 12 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home on Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers donations of sympathy may be made to Sharon Ballengee, 161 Deck Lane, Beckley WV 25801.

Private online condolences and other information available via

Arrangements with Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 S. Kanawha Street in Beckley.

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