The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 9, 2014

Obituaries — Sunday, March 9, 2013


Thelma Jean Mounts

Thelma Jean Mounts, 93, of Stanaford, passed away on Friday, March 7, 2014, at Raleigh General Hospital following an extended illness.

She was born on the 6th day of March in 1921 to the late Calvin Caudill and Lula Walker Caudill.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Mounts; and a sister, Cleo Jennings.

Survivors include her children, Edwin Cadle and wife Sue of MacArthur, Frank Cadle of Crab Orchard, Jack Cadle of Mabscott, and Billie Lafferty and husband Dennis of Rosenberg, TX; siblings, Tommie McCallough of Oroville, California, Charles Chamberlin of Willow Cove, TX, Billie Hutchens and husband Benny of Coal City, and Gwinn Caudill of Abingdon, VA; also surviving her are a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and a multitude of friends.

Graveside rites and entombment will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, March 10, 2014, at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens Mausoleum #3 Chapel of Faith in Prosperity with Rev. Glen Kuhn officiating.

Friends may call at the mausoleum from noon until time of service on Monday.

Online condolences and other forms of tributes may be made to the family via

Arrangements with Blue Ridge Funeral Home and Cremations, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive in Prosperity.

Charles Ottoway Stafford

MONTVILLE, Ohio — Charles Ottoway Stafford, 81, of Montville, OH, formerly of Fanrock, WV, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2014.

He was born July 11, 1932, in Fanrock, WV, a son of the late Ottoway and Margaret Lockhart Stafford.

Charles was a 25-year Montville resident. He was a Purple Heart recipient with the Army’s 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team during Korea.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by four sisters Margaret Jackson, Inez Rose, Anna Lee Stafford, and Joan Deerfield; three brothers Earnest Stafford, Harry Stafford, Sr., and Johnny Stafford.

Survivors include his loving wife Judy Hilger Stafford of Montville, OH; his children Melinda Costanzo of Virginia Beach, VA, Debra Stafford of Brookpark, OH, Charles (Nancy) Stafford, Jr., of Berea, OH, Terry Stafford, Sr., and Tammy (Chris) Conrad of Brookpark, OH, Julie Nagy and Jason (Peggy) Nagy of Nebraska; a sister Vera (Russell) Potter of Helen; two brothers Bob Stafford of Pineville, and Jacob (JoAnn) Stafford of Oceana; 23 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and a host of other loving family and friends.

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, February 23, 2014, in the Burr Funeral Home, Chardon, OH.

The obituary was submitted by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.

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