The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 10, 2012

Obituaries — Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012

Charlotte Jean Amos

SUMMERSVILLE — Charlotte Jean Amos, 62, of Summersville, died Friday, October 5, 2012.

In keeping with her wishes the body will be cremated.

White Funeral Home of Summersville, is in charge of the arrangements.

Golden E. Argabright

BARBERTON, Ohio — Golden E. Argabright, 100, of Barberton, died on Saturday, October 6, 2012.

Born at Hilltop, W.Va., he was the son of the late Daniel V. and Eliza Jane Cregar Argabright.

Mr. Argabright had been a resident of Barberton for 51 years. Employed by the New River Coal Company for 21 years, he became part owner of Olson Sheet Metal in 1962, retiring in 1972.

He was a member of the Norton Baptist Church, an avid fisherman and hunter, especially deer hunting, and he enjoyed watching all sports on TV.

Golden took up golfing at age 91 and had his first "hole-in-one" at Copley Greens at age 100.

His wife of 66 years, Catherine E. Syner Argabright and a son, Robert Earl Argabright preceded him in death.

Survivors include son, John Argabright and wife, Marsha of Norton, Ohio, daughters, Jean VanHook of Ft. Myers, Fla., Eureka Orr and husband, Ronald of Simpsonville, S.C. and Janice Wilkinson and husband, Jerry of Simpsonville, S.C.; 17 grandchildren; 36 great grandchildren and 48 great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be on Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill with Rev. George Holliday officiating. Burial will be at Hilltop Cemetery.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Mission USA, Fred Muffet, 544 Taft Ave., Barberton, OH 44203, please include "Haiti" on your check.

Online condolences may be sent at www.tyreefuneral

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Etta Bennett

Etta Bennett, 80, of Beckley, passed away Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Select Specialty Hospital in Charleston, W.Va.

Arrangements are pending completion at Rose and Quesenberry, 1901 S. Kanawha Street, Beckley.

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