The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


December 28, 2012

Obituaries — Friday, Dec. 28, 2012


John Beryl Cassell

CASS — John Beryl Cassell, 77, of Cass, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Arbovale Cemetery, with the Rev. David Rittenhouse officiating. There will be no visitation.

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Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Arbovale is in charge of arrangements.

Tommy Joe Coleman

SCARBRO — Tommy Joe Coleman, 76, of Scarbro, WV, died on Wednesday, December 26, 2012, at his home.

Born July 1, 1936, at Kingston, WV, he was the son of the late Azel Omer and Lillian Billings Coleman and stepson of the late Mary Bea Harper Coleman Holley.

He was a retired materials handler for Ohio Brass.

Mr. Coleman was a member of the Protestant faith.

Survivors include his loving wife, Alice Vance Coleman, two sons, Otis Coleman and wife, Barbara, of Redstar and Tim Coleman and wife, Laura, of Barboursville, daughter, Lisa Wood and Larry Dilly, daughter-in-law, Robyn Coleman of Redstar, brother, Bobby Ray Coleman and wife, Lori, of Warren, OH, sister, Margaret June Dunn of Beckley, and a special brother, Omer Coleman of Maysville, KY.

He is also survived by five grandchildren, Matt Coleman, Crystal Coleman and Ryan Coleman all of Redstar, Christopher Wood and wife, Amber, and Taylor Dilley, along with a host of other family and friends.

Funeral services will be on Friday, December 28, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill with Rev. Paul Basham officiating. Burial will be at Coleman Family Cemetery, Lick Fork.

Visitation was held at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, on Thursday, December 27, 2012, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV.

Ina Cook

Ina Cook, 88, of Beckley, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012.

A celebration of Ms. Cook’s life will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30, at the Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Chapel in Beckley with Pastor Ken Killen officiating. Entombment will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens Mausoleum in Prosperity. Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Sunday at the funeral chapel.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV 25801.

Private online condolences, floral gifts, and other expressions of sympathy are available at

Arrangements with Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 S. Kanawha St. in Beckley.

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