The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


June 27, 2013

Obituaries — Thursday, June 27, 2013


Terry Tilley

GLEN FORK — Terry Lee Tilley, 61, of Glen Fork, passed away June 24, 2013, at Raleigh General Hospital following a long illness.

Born April 14, 1952, at Mullens, he was the son of the late Clinton Clifford Tilley and Thelma Vaught Tilley.

Terry enjoyed fishing, being outdoors, riding 4-wheelers and being with his friends.

Survivors include his daughter, Melissa Ann Tilley Lester and her husband, Teddy of Clear Fork; two brothers, Tim Tilley of Glen Fork and Gene Tilley of Lancaster, Ky.; two grandchildren, Casey and Ashley Lester.

A celebration of Terry’s life will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, June 27, 2013, in the Calfee Funeral Service Chapel, Pineville, with Mr. Charlie Bug Tilley officiating. Burial will follow in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny.

The family will receive friends from noon until time of the service.

Those wishing to extend their condolences may do so by visiting

Calfee Funeral and Cremation Service of Pineville, is serving the Tilley family.

James Lee Varner

OAK HILL — James Lee Varner, 62, of Oak Hill, formerly of Dearborn, Mich., died on  Tuesday, June 25, 2013.

Family funeral services will be 2 p.m. on Friday, June 28, 2013, at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill. Family and friends may call one hour prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Additional services will take place in Dearborn with burial at St. Hedwig's Cemetery, Dearborn Heights, Mich.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

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