The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


December 4, 2013

Obituaries — Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013


Anna Lee Lilly

Anna Lee Lilly, 90, of Greystone Drive, Beaver, formerly of Beckley, died Monday, Dec. 2nd, 2013.

Funeral services will be Friday, Dec. 6th, at 1 p.m. at the United Methodist Temple. Burial will follow in the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens at Prosperity. The family will receive friends on Thursday evening, Dec. 5th from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church and one hour prior to the services on Friday.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

Robin Ann Milam

Robin Ann Milam, 60, of Rhodell, loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend went home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 29, 2013.

Born on September 15, 1953, in Mullens, W.Va., she is a daughter of the late James and Shelma Roark Wood.

Robin loved watching the news, enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, and spoiling her grandson, Shawn. Robin was a graduate of Stoco High School. She retired from Pinecrest Hospital following 25 years of dedicated service as a Nurse’s Aide.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Stanley Wood.

Those left to cherish her memory include her loving husband of 42 years, Jimmy Milam of Rhodell; two sons, Jimmy Milam Jr. and Christopher L. Milam both of Rhodell; a sister, Joetta Adams and husband, Robert of Princewick; a grandson, Shawn Milam; two step-grandchildren, Hunter and Celie Duncan; a special nephew, Mike Wood of Shady Spring; several nieces, nephews, extended family and a host of friends.

Services to celebrate the life of Robin Ann Milam will be held 4 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2013, at Williams-Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Sophia with Pastor Dan Coalson officiating. 

Friends may gather with the family from 3 p.m. until time of the service Thursday at the funeral home.

Online condolences and other information can be found by visiting

Williams-Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 101 1st Street, Sophia, is honored to be serving the Milam Family.            

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