The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 9, 2009

Obituaries, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009

Alan Bruce Buck

SUMMERSVILLE — Alan Bruce Buck, 55, of Summersville, died Thursday, October 8, 2009.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery at Muddlety, W.Va. with Rev. Harold Duskey officiating. There will be no visitation.

Interment will follow under the direction of the White Funeral Home in Summersville.

Shirley J. Cobb

Shirley J. Cobb, age 73, of Beckley, died Thursday, October 8, 2009 at the Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital following a long illness.

Born on March 28, 1936 at Caldwell, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Orb James and Virginia Wickline James.

Mrs. Cobb was a former waitress, and was a member of the Salvation Army. She had lived most of her life in Beckley.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Eules W. Cobb; brothers, Roy David James, Charles Franklin James, and Edward Lee James; and a sister, Gladys Osivnik.

Surviving are her three children: Deborah Daniels of Richmond, Va., Sharie Shaw and her husband Keith, of Richmond, Va. and David Franklin Cobb of Coal City; a brother, Gene Autry James and his wife Patricia of Sophia; two sisters, with whom she made her home, Helen Marie Stanley and Alice DeHart of Beckley; four grandchildren, Stephen Michael Shaw, Wendy Shaw, Brian Shaw, and Laura Shaw; and three great grandchildren, Katlyn Smith, McKenzie Edwards, and Camryn Shaw.

Funeral services will be conducted 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009, at the Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel in Beckley, with Captain Bob Cornette and Captain Rob Barber officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Park in Beckley.

Friends may call 6 to 9 p.m. today, Saturday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Online condolences may be sent to our guest book at

Arrangements by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home in Beckley.

Gladys Lucille Cox

Gladys Lucille Cox, age 85, of Beckley, passed away Thursday, October 8, 2009 at Heartland of Beckley.

2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Text Only