The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


February 13, 2014

Obituaries — Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014

Samuel Russell Bennett

HINTON — Samuel Russell Bennett, 84, of Tug Creek Road, Hinton, died at 2:04 a.m. Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital in Charleston, W.Va.

Born January 10, 1930, in Hinton, he was the son of the late Samuel E. and Luella Berry Bennett.

Mr. Bennett was a construction trade carpenter and was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Wilma Angell, six brothers, Basil, Roy, Raymond, Lundy, Mason and Garfield Bennett and three sisters, Mae Teabo, Bertie Cales and Effie Barber.

Survivors include his wife, Rosetta Pitzer Bennett; three sons, Michael Bennett and wife Pamela of Hardy, Va., Bobby E. Bennett and companion Charlotte of Herndon, W.Va. and Samuel Russell Bennett Jr. of Hinton; one daughter, Debbie Grimmett and Johnny of Columbus, Ohio; one sister, Dorothy Bennett of Christiansburg, Va.; and 12 grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 15, 2014, at Pivont Funeral Home Chapel in Hinton with Pastor Lawrence Bennett officiating. Burial will follow in the Bennett Cemetery at Tug Creek near Hinton. Friends may call from noon until time of services on Saturday at the funeral home.

Online condolences & guest register at www.pivontfuneralhome. com

Arrangements by Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.


Danny Howard Bradley

ECCLES — Danny Howard Bradley, 68, of Eccles, passed away on Feb, 11, 2014.

Service will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at Melton Mortuary Chapel with visitation from 11 a.m. to service hour. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.


Virginia Lee Beard Callison

HILLSBORO — Virginia Lee Beard Callison, 92, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Oak Grove Presbyterian Church, Hillsboro.

Friends may call two hours prior to the services Saturday at the church.

Arrangements by VanReenen Funeral Home, Marlinton.

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