The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 18, 2013

Obituaries — Monday, March 18, 2013


David K. McMasters

David K. McMasters, age 47, of Lester, beloved husband and father, passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2013, at his home following complications of a long illness.

Born June 30, 1965, in Fort Lauderdale, FL, the son of David McMasters and his wife Diane of Florida and his late mother Barbara S. Fausher.

In addition to his mother he was preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Joseph and Francis Verhoveen; paternal grandparents, Arthur and Susanna McMasters; uncles, Hilliard Bailey and Robert Winkler; and his father-in-law, Ralph E. Mullins.

In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife, Regina L. McMasters; son, Daniel McMasters; aunts, Alicia Bailey and Francis Winkler; mother-in-law, Donna L. Mullins; brother-in-law, Edward L. Mullins and wife Donna; niece, Ashley Thomas; nephew, Patrick L. Mullins; and a host of cousins and friends from all walks of life.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at the Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Chapel in Beckley. Interment will follow at Bryson Cemetery at Maple Meadows.

Visitation will be held Tuesday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral chapel.

Private online condolences, floral gifts, and other expressions of sympathy are available to the family via

Arrangements with Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street in Beckley.

Pearl Brooks Phillips

PINEVILLE — Pearl Brooks Phillips, 87, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2013.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 20, at Rock Castle Baptist Church, with the Revs. Sam Francis and Evan Arkell officiating. Burial will follow at Phillips Family Cemetery, Windom Road. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, at Calfee Funeral Service, Pineville.

An online guestbook and additional information may be found at

Calfee Funeral and Cremation Service of Pineville is serving the Phillips family.

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