The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


April 13, 2013

Obituaries — Saturday, April 13, 2013


Laura Wilma Lucas Lilly

FAYETTEVILLE — Laura Wilma Lucas Lilly, 89, of Fayetteville, died Friday, April 12, 2013.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, April 15, at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill, with the Rev. Mark Wood officiating. Burial will be at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, April 14, at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Norman Stanley ‘Buck’ Milam

Norman Stanley “Buck” Milam, 70, of Beckley, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013 at Bowers Hospice House.

Born March 21, 1943, at Arnett, W.Va., he was the son of the late Earl and Ella Mae Alderman Milam. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a daughter, Tina Marie Milam.

Buck was a retired Preparation Plant Foreman for Peabody Coal. He was a member of Cross Point Church of God. He loved golf, fishing and NASCAR.

He is survived by his wife, Marie; daughter, Beverly Lacek and husband Matt of Beckley; grandchildren, Kelsey, Jacob and Joey Lacek of Beckley; brothers, John Milam and wife Lila of Panama City, Fla., Robert Milam and wife Pam of Pettus, W.Va., Joe Milam and wife Suki of San Antonio, Texas, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14, 2013, in the Calfee Funeral Home Chapel, 800 S. Oakwood Ave., Beckley, with Pastor Vondie L. Cook II officiating. Burial will follow in Calfee Cemetery at Mt. Tabor.

Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home from 1:30 p.m. until service time on Sunday.

Pallbearers will be Matthew Lacek, Lee Milam, Joey and Jacob Lacek, Jacob and Kaleb Milam.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV 25801, or Cross Point Church of God, 110 Crescent Road, Beckley, WV 25801.

Online condolences may be left at

Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.

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