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October 22, 2012

Obituaries — Monday, Oct. 22, 2012

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Billy Loyd Nicely

Billy Loyd Nicely, 84, of MacArthur, passed away Saturday, Oct. 21, 2012.

A celebration of Billy’s life will be at noon Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Old Grove Chapel in Crab Orchard with the Rev. Ronald Adkins and the Rev. Gary Nicely officiating. Interment will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Prosperity. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home in Beckley.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV 25801, or Old Grove Chapel in Crab Orchard, 822 Glenview Road, Crab Orchard, WV 25827.

Online condolences and other information available via roseandquesenberry.net.

Arrangements with Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 S. Kanawha St. in Beckley.



Jo Ellen Richmond

LOWELL — Jo Ellen Richmond, 60, of Lowell died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012.

Arrangements are pending completion at Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.



Thelma Christine Shawver

Thelma Christine Shawver, age 74, of Beckley, passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2012, at her home following an extended illness.

She was born on August 31, 1938, in Kincaid, WV, to the late Oscar Underwood and Madge Dunbar Underwood.

Mrs. Shawver was a homemaker and enjoyed reading and doing her cross word puzzles. She loved to cook and spend time with her family. Despite her illness, Thelma was a strong woman and was determined to pull through. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend and will be sadly missed.

Those left to cherish her memory include her loving husband of 49 years Mr. Howard Ray Shawver, at home; daughter, Debbie Hawkins (Jeffrey) of Beckley; brothers, Charles Underwood (Betty), Woody Underwood (Linda), and David Underwood (Vicky) all of Beckley; grandchildren, Dustin Hawkins and fiancée Aleasa Parker, and Erica Hawkins of Beckley; great-grandchildren, Collin Parker and Trevor Hawkins; 2 special girls that knew her as “Mamaw,” Isabella and Annabelle Browning; nieces and nephews, Taffy Hower (Chris) and their children Elijah and Kalli, Allison Napier (Tim) and their children Kassidy and Ava, all whom referred to Thelma as “Nanny,” and Robin and Drexal Harrah, and Tammy and Ralph Martin.

A celebration of Thelma’s life will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday, October 23, 2012, at the Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Chapel in Beckley with Rev. Lee Dunbar officiating. Interment will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Prosperity.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Online condolences and other information available via roseandquesenberry.net.

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

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