The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


December 25, 2012

Obituaries — Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012



Barbara June Shelton

ALDERSON — Barbara June Shelton, age 68, of Alderson, West Virginia passed away on Friday, December 21, 2012, at her home in Alderson, following a short illness.

Born June 18, 1944, in Baltimore, Maryland, she was the daughter of Margaret Louise Harrah Shelton of Alderson, West Virginia and the late Forrest Henry Shelton. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a sister, Anna “Joanne” Shelton Smith; and a great-nephew, Timothy Shelton Kling.

Ms. Shelton is survived by her mother, Margaret Louise Harrah Shelton of Alderson, West Virginia; three sisters, Carol Godby of Beckley, West Virginia, Anita Russell of Sacramento, California, and Linda Housel of Berkeley Springs, West Virginia; four nieces; six great-nieces; and two great-nephews.

Graveside services and burial will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2012, at 2 p.m. at the Alderson Cemetery, Alderson, West Virginia with the Rev. Sam Groves officiating.  Friends may call Thursday, December 27, 2012, from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. at the Lobban Funeral Home, Alderson, West Virginia.

Serving as pallbearers will be Ward Parker, Bob Holliday, Joe Clay, Dick Feamster, John Shelton, Donald Duff, and Jerry Smith.

In Lieu of flowers, donations of sympathy may be made to the Alderson Community Center for the Arts and Humanities, Inc., P.O. Box 552, Alderson, WV 24910.

Arrangements by Lobban Funeral Home, Alderson, West Virginia.


Ricky Shrewsbury

ALPOCA — Ricky Shrewsbury, 48, of Alpoca, passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at his residence.

Calfee Funeral and Cremation Service of Pineville is serving the Shrewsbury family.


Billy G. Webb

Billy G. Webb, 62, of Saxon, entered into rest on Monday, December 24, following a long illness. Funeral services will be Friday, December 28, 2012 at Calfee Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Kinder officiating. Friends may visit with the family 2 hours prior to the service. Online condolences may be left at

Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.


June W. Webb

BROOKLYN — June W. Webb, 61, of Brooklyn, formerly of Beckley, passed away December 22, 2012, following a long illness.

Arrangements entrusted to Durgan Funeral Home.


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