The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


August 21, 2013

Obituaries — Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013

Jazzlyn Copney

Jazzlyn Ann Marie Copney, 11 day old daughter of Darius Copney and Catherine Odham died Sunday, August 18th, 2013, at the Charleston Area Medical Center. 

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at www.meltonmortuary. com

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

Virginia Killen

Virginia Lively Killen of Beckley died Monday, August 19th, 2013.  Committal services will be Thursday, August 22nd, in the Parkwood Cemetery at Baltimore, Md. The services are private.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

Catherine Charlotte Lester Lane

LINDSIDE — Catherine Charlotte Lester Lane, 96, of Lindside, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2013.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Thursday, August 22, 2013 at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Bob Mann, Brother Roger Alder and Brother Dave Edwards officiating.

Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m., Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at the funeral home.

Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the Lane family at

Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown.

Michael Edward Morris

Heaven has received another Angel, Michael Edward Morris, 47, of Daniels, passed away Monday, August 19, 2013 at Beckley Appalachian Hospital following a short battle with cancer.

Mike was born at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley on September 1, 1965, a son to Sharon P. Morris of Daniels and the late Malcolm Edward Morris.

Mike was an avid sports fan and loved playing baseball. He loved life and never met a stranger. He will be missed by many.

In addition to his mother, those left behind to cherish his memory include his sisters, Debbie Morris McWilliams and companion Perry Payne of Barboursville, Va., Tracy Morris Moore and husband Melvin of Cool Ridge and Phyllis Morris and companion Brian Carroll of Daniels; a special family friend who Mike and the family thought of as a son and brother, John Lynch and wife Renee, and their family of Beckley; special uncle and aunt, chick and Nigel Hughes of Daniels; special nieces, Crystal, Melinda, Amber, Pammy, Loni, and Carly; special nephews, Russell and Tyler; and a host of cousins and friends.

Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mike will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 22, 2013 at the Rose and Quesenberry Shady Spring Chapel with Rev. Orville Setliff officiating. Interment will follow at the Beaver Family Cemetery, Beaver.

Pallbearers will be John Lynch, Wayne Hughes, Brian Carroll, Tommy Jordon, Clint Fritz, and Bo Hunter.

Visitation will be held at the same morning from 9 to 10 a.m. at the funeral home on Thursday.

Private online condolences, floral gifts, and other expressions of sympathy are available to the family via

Arrangements with Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home-Shady Spring Chapel, 729 Flat Top Road in Shady Spring.

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