The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

June 18, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, June 18, 2013


William ‘Grady’ Amar

Mr. William “Grady” Amar, 53, of Beckley passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013.

Arrangements by Durgan Funeral Home, Beckley.

 

Minnie Baker

Minnie Baker, 97, of Beckley, passed away Monday, June 17, 2013.

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

 

Peggy Brown

SUMMERSVILLE — Peggy Brown, 85, of Summersville, died Sunday, June 16, 2013.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 19, in the White Funeral Home at Summersville with Pastor David Lancaster officiating. Interment will follow in the Walker Memorial Park at Summersville. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www. whitefuneralhomewv.com.

Woodie Brown

Mr. Woodie Brown, 102, of Beckley, died Monday, June 17, 2013.

Arrangements entrusted to Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley.

 

Ona Farley

DUNBAR — Ona Farley, 82, of Dunbar, WV, formerly of Lawson Bottom, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, June 14, 2013, at the Hubbard Hospice House, South Charleston, WV.

She was born May 26, 1931, at Colcord, WV, a daughter of the late Wollie and Myrada Howell Kincaid.

She enjoyed bowling in the bowling league for several years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Denny Farley; a son, David Hill; and a sister, Nira Hamilton; a brother, Reathel Kincaid.

She is survived by her brother, Ronald “Buddy Boy” Kincaid and wife, Lucy, of BreaverCreek, OH, a sister, Arita “Sissy” Perry and husband, Delano, of Burnside, KY; four grandchildren Patrick, Marissa, Dylan, Cody; best friends, Betsy and Ron Dobbs; several nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at 12 o’clock noon in the Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville, WV, with Mike Duncan officiating. Interment will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity, WV.

Visitation will be one hour before the service at the funeral home.

 

Norma Jean Fuller

PETERSTOWN — Norma Jean Fuller, 79, of Peterstown, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel with Pete Dunford officiating. Burial will follow in the Peterstown Cemetery, Giles County, Va. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until time of the services at the funeral home.

Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the Fuller family at www.broyles-shrewsbury.com.

Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown.

 

Janet Kay Hinson

OAK HILL — Janet Kay Hinson, 72, of Oak Hill, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013.

In keeping with her wishes, she will be cremated. No services are planned at this time.

Condolences may be sent to www.highlawnfuneralhomechapel.com.

Arrangements by High Lawn Funeral Home Chapel, Oak Hill.

Richard Howard

Richard Howard, 59, of Beckley passed away Thursday, June 14, 2013.

There will be no services.

Arrangements by Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley.

 

Phillip Dan Kaplan

Phillip Dan Kaplan, 85, of Mabscott, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2013.

Graveside services will be 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at Calfee Cemetery, Mount Tabor. There will be no visitation.

Online condolences may be left at www.calfeefh.com.

Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.

 

Shirley Ann Waldron Mackey

OAK HILL — Shirley Ann Waldron Mackey, age 84, of Oak Hill, WV, passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2013.

Shirley was born June 30, 1928, at Minden, WV, she was the daughter of Jess E. and Ida Bragg Waldron.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by an infant son, John Thomas Mackey, Jr., and by a brother Alvin C. Waldron.

Shirley graduated from Oak Hill High School in 1947 and worked for many years at Oak Hill Theater. She was a homemaker and member of the Oak Hill United Methodist Church, Rebecca Bible Class, Altar Guild and 3 F’s Prayer Group. She also served on the Board of Directors of the CHHS/ OHHS Alumni Association, Senior Friends and Senior Circle.

Surviving are her husband of 62 years, John “Pro” Mackey, her son, Joe Mackey of Myrtle Beach, SC., three sisters, Betty Clendenin of Oak Hill, Jean Bowling of Carolina Shores, NC, and Ramona Taylor of Nevada City, CA.

Funeral services will be conducted at 12 noon Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at the Oak Hill United Methodist Church with Dr. Charles D. Miller and Rev. Bill Slates officiating. Burial will follow in High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill, WV.

Friends may call at the Oak Hill United Methodist Church one hour prior to services on Tuesday, June 18, 2013.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the CHHS/OHHS Alumni Association, P.O. Box 462 Oak Hill, WV 25901, or Hospice of Southern WV, P.O. Box 1472, Beckley, WV 25802.

Online condolences may be sent to www.tyreefuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV.

 

Darrel Edward McClung Sr.

LAMAR, S.C. — Darrel Edward McClung Sr., 74, of Lamar, S.C., formerly of Mount Lookout, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013.

Graveside funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 20, in the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery at Mount Lookout with Pastor Mark Secrist officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of the White Funeral Home at Summersville.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www. whitefuneralhomewv.com.

 

Harold Dean Peyton

HURRICANE — Harold Dean Peyton, 71, of Hurricane, died Sunday, June 16, 2013.

Service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at Simons-Coleman Funeral Home, Richwood, with Pastor Jason Page of Grace Wesleyan Methodist Church, Culloden, officiating. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, in the funeral home.

All arrangements were made by Simons-Coleman Funeral Home, Richwood.

Athalee Gail Prince

Athalee Gail Prince, 52, of Beckley died Friday, June 14, 2013.

A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at the Second Baptist Church, 700 F St., Beckley.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at www.meltonmortuary. com.

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

 

Emma Lou Simms

MAN — Emma Lou Simms, of Man, died Friday, June 15, 2013.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 17, at Bruno Church of God, with the Rev. Roger Frye officiating. Burial will be in Hatfield Cemetery, Sharon Heights, Hampden. Friends may gather with the family from 6 to 9 p.m. with special services at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the church.

Online at www.mountsfuneralhome.com.

Mounts Funeral Home of Gilbert is in charge of arrangements.

 

Anthony L. Sloan

QUINWOOD — Anthony L. Sloan, 63, of Quinwood, West Virginia, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, Virginia, following a long illness.

Born March 8, 1950, at Richwood, West Virginia, he was the son of Henry H. Sloan of Quinwood, West Virginia, and the late Kathleen Retha Hughart Sloan.

Anthony was a disabled coal miner, and a member of the Rainelle Moose Lodge.

Survivors include a daughter: Monica Sloan of Anderson, SC; a son: Mark Sloan of Anderson, S.C.; father: Henry H. Sloan of Quinwood, WV; brother: Audie Sloan of Leslie, WV; 6 grandchildren: Jacob Swizdaryk, Nicholas Swizdaryk, Kimlyn Swizdaryk, Toni Leigh Sloan, Sydney Sloan, and Desmond Sloan; 2 nephews: Shane and A.J. Sloan; 1 niece: Amber Cannady; Ex-wife: Maria Richmond Terezakis.

There will be a memorial gathering of friends and family on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013, at Wallace & Wallace Chapel in Rainelle, from 6 to 8 p.m. The body is being cremated.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests you make a donation to your favorite charity.

Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace of Rainelle.

 

Mildred ‘Midge’ Woolwine

Mildred “Midge” Woolwine, 84, of Midway, passed away Monday, June 17, 2013.

Arrangements are pending completion at the Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 S. Kanawha St., Beckley.