The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


November 23, 2005

Obituaries - Thursday, November 24, 2005

Carl Jackson Bottomly

RUPERT — Carl Jackson Bottomly, 71, passed away Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, in a Marietta, Ohio, care center following a long illness.

Born Jan. 31, 1934, at Rainelle, he was the son of the late Robert and Marjorie Manspile Bottomly.

“Jack” was a U.S. Air Force veteran who served during the Korean Conflict. He worked in construction and attended Meadow Bridge Missionary Baptist Church.

He was also preceded in death by a sister, Roberta Gillespie.

Survivors include his wife, Arlene Malay Bottomly; three sons, Dennis Bunch and wife, Margaret, of Danese, Ronald Bunch and wife, Patricia, of Durham, N.C., and Shawn Ellis of Hinesville, Ga.; a daughter, Sherry King of Columbus, Ohio; a brother, Robert Bottomly Jr. of Rainelle; a sister, Shirley Wickline and husband, L.C., of Covington, Va.; six grandchildren, Tracie Hypes and husband, Billy, Armic Bunch and wife, Crystal, and Jessica Blair and husband, Darrell, all of Danese, Misty Graham and husband, John, of Hinton and Wade Brown and wife, Carol, and Robbie Brown and wife, Cindy, all of Durham; six great-grandchildren, Colby Bunch of Danese, Amber Avis and Nathan Graham, both of Hinton, and Taylor, Robin and Jordyn Brown, all of Durham; several nieces and nephews; and a very special friend, James Carter of Rupert.

Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Smathers Funeral Chapel, Rainelle, with Pastor Mike Whisman officiating. Burial will follow in Layland Cemetery with military rites presented by Oak Hill VFW Post 3110.

Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Arrangements by Smathers Funeral Chapel, Rainelle.

Randall Lewis Breeden

OAK HILL — Randall Lewis Breeden, 57, of Oak Hill, died Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, at his home following a short illness.

Born March 13, 1948, at Beckley, he was the son of the late Jesse Breeden and Polly Ashley Breeden.

Mr. Breeden was a U.S. Navy Vietnam veteran. He retired from Elkem Metals at Alloy as payroll clerk and repairman. He was of the Baptist faith and lived in Oak Hill since 1991.

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