The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 13, 2013

Obituaries— Wednesday, March 13, 2013



Harding Dennis Richmond

Harding Dennis “Danny” Richmond, age 70 of Blue Jay, passed away at the Bowers Hospice House in Beckley on Sunday, March 10, 2013.

Born on November 24, 1942 in Welch, W.Va., he was the son of JoAnna “Joan” Elmore Richmond of Blue Jay and late Harding Richmond.

“Danny” was a retired self employed plumber. He was a member of Blue Jay United Methodist Church, and had served in US Army during the Vietnam Conflict.

“Danny” had lived most of his life in the Beaver area.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Patsy Hutchinson Richmond, and his second wife Mary Etta Meadows Richmond, and also by his son Harding Dennis Richmond Jr.

Other than his mother, he is survived by a sister,  Carolyn Moran and her husband James of Blue Jay; two grandsons, Kyle Richmond and Robert Richmond, both of Seaside, NC; several nieces and nephews, and his best friend  David Lilly of Daniels also survive.

Funeral services will be conducted the Rose and Quesenberry  Peace Chapel in Beckley on Thursday, March 14, 2013, at 1 p.m. with Pastor Paul Stadelman officiating. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens at Prosperity, W.Va.

Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the services on Thursday.

Pallbearers will be Pat Acord, Sammy Acord, Manuel Ratliff, Steve Ratliff, Pat Canterbury, and J.D. Meador.

Online condolences may be sent to our guestbook at

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV.  

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


Charles Preston Robinson

MARLINTON — Charles Preston Robinson, 55, of Marlinton, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2013, at the Lantz Funeral Home.

Friends may call one hour prior to services on Thursday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements by Lantz Funeral Home, Buckeye, W.Va.

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