The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


September 2, 2013

Obituaries — Monday, Sept. 2, 2013


Cordelia V. Dunbar

UNION — Mrs. Cordelia Virginia Caldwell Dunbar, 93, of Union, WV, joined her Heavenly Father on August 31, 2013. She was born May 9, 1920, at Welch, WV, to Robert and Bertha Bostic Caldwell.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and four sisters.

She was raised in Waiteville, WV, until her marriage to Everette Dunbar to which they raised 10 Children.

Mavis Lippincot of Riverside, NJ; Rachel LaFon of Organ Cave, WV; Doris Dunbar (daughter-in-law) of Ronceverte, WV; Alma (Charlie) Hoke and Wanda (Bill) of Union, WV; Norval (Jenny) Dunbar of Hinton, WV; Mildred Bennett of Gap Mills, WV; Eleanor (Chester) Terry of Fairlea, WV; Donald (Connie) Dunbar of Sarton, WV; and Ronald (Eydie) Dunbar of Organ Cave, WV;

14 grandchildren, 21 Great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at the New Hope Tabernacle Church with the Rev. Phillip Hunt, Rev. Wesley Comer and Rev. Glenn Thaxton officiating. Burial will follow in the Gates Cemetery, Gates, WV.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Broyles-McGuire Funeral Home in Union, WV.

Nephews and grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Broyles-McGuire Funeral Home in Union is serving the family.

Nancy J. Jones

Nancy J. Jones, 56, of Beckley passed away Aug. 31, 2013.

Arrangements are pending completion with Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley.

Douglas Justice

Douglas Justice, 62, of Beckley, WV, died Friday, August 30th, at the Bowers Hospice House, after a long illness.

Born April 23, 1951, in Madison, WV, he was the son of Norma Jean (Jarrell) Justice of Madison, WV, and the late James Okey Justice.

Mr. Justice attended Mt. Tabor Baptist Church and was a retired employee of Patriot Coal.

Survivors, in addition to his mother, include his wife of 41 years Patricia A Justice, a son, Chadwick (Chad) Justice of Beckley; two brothers, Charles David Justice of S. Charleston, WV, and Gregory Justice of Madison. A grandson, Cooper Ryllee Justice of Beckley, WV, also survives.

Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 1 p.m. at the Mt. Tabor Baptist Church with Rev. Michael King and Rev. Orville Syner officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Cemetery, Beckley. Friends may call Sunday evening 6 to 9 p.m. at Melton Mortuary and one hour prior to the service time at the church.

The Family requests donations of sympathy be made to the Cancer Center of America and Bowers Hospice House.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley, WV.

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