The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 5, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, March 5, 2013


Julia Ann Turner Plaugher

DURBIN — Julia Ann Turner Plaugher, 50, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2013.

In keeping with her wishes, Julia will be cremated and a memorial service will be at a later date.

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Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, Arbovale.

Felicia Sturgill

Felicia Louise Sturgill, 13, of Flat Top,  died Sunday, March 3, 2013.

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Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

Lorena Mae ‘Logan’ Wallace

Lorena Mae “Logan” Wallace, 92, of Odd, passed away March 1st, 2013.

She was born August 5, 1920, at Odd; she was the daughter of the late Grant and Claudia Logan.

Mrs. Wallace was a very beloved and loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She had always been a hard worker and loved people. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was known to her grandchildren as “Granny” and “G.G” to her great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harry C. Wallace of 48 years; four brothers, Ernest Logan, Calvin Logan, Eldridge Logan, and Lloyd Logan; four sisters, Grace Vines, Lenora Walker, Ruth White, and Nora Jane Fink.

Those left to cherish her memory include her five children, Shirley Snuffer and husband, Ronald “Junk” Snuffer of Beckley, Norma Thompson and husband, Tommy of Mineral, Va., Linda Davis of Woodbridge, Va., Johnny Wallace of Odd, and Anthony “Tony” Wallace and wife, Doreen of Manassas, Va.; five grandchildren, Keith Thompson, Kenny Thompson, Regina May, Greg Davis, and Anthony Davis; seven great-grandchildren, two sisters-in-law, Deloris Logan and Geraldine Logan; several nieces and nephews, cousins, and friends.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, March 8, 2013, at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley, with Rev. Daniel Legg and Rev. Donnie Fink officiating. Following the services Mrs. Wallace will be laid to rest at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley.

Pallbearers will be Keith Thompson, Kenny Thompson, Greg Davis, Anthony Davis, Charles May, and Jeremy May.

Friends may gather with the family from 12 noon until time of the service Friday at the funeral home.

Donations of sympathy may be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV 25801.

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Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley, is in charge of the arrangements.

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