The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


September 24, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013


Brian Douglas Boyle

HINTON — Brian Douglas Boyle, 68, of 117 Herman St., Hinton, died Tuesday,  September 17, 2013, at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley following a long illness.

Born March 13, 1945, in Jersey City, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Cornelius and Beatrice O’Donnell Boyle.

Brian was the owner and operator of Wizard Wax Works in Hinton for many years. He was also a former contributing columnist for the Hinton News in Hinton.

Survivors include a son, Raphael Jackson of Hinton and a daughter, Katana Mullen of Hinton; two brothers, Bruce Boyle and wife Patricia of Vermont and Greg Boyle and wife Kathy of New Jersey.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 25, 2013, at Pivont Funeral Home Chapel in Hinton with Rev. Matthew Saunders officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until time of services on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Online condolences & guest register at www.pivontfuneralhome com

Arrangements by Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.

Lisa Marie Cline

PREMIER — Lisa Marie Cline, 42, passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at the Premier Pentecostal Holiness Church, with the Rev. Randall Dority officiating. Burial will follow in the Tom Lester Cemetery, Greenbrier Hollow at Panther.

Friends may call 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the church, with a special service at 7 p.m.

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Arrangements by Mounts Funeral Home, Gilbert.

Naomi Pearl Riddle Gibson

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Naomi Pearl Riddle Gibson, 84, of Williamsburg, passed away on September 21, 2013. 

Born on May 13, 1929, she was a native of Pemberton, W.Va. She was predeceased by her first husband, Clyde Riddle and her son, Clyde Edward Riddle.

A devoted Christian, Naomi was a member of Grace Baptist Church. Always giving, she had previously worked as a home care nurse in West Virginia. In her spare time, she enjoyed going to garage sales and collecting antiques. Above all else, she loved taking care of her family.

Naomi was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be dearly missed by her family, although they take comfort knowing that God has one more angel in Heaven. 

She is survived by her husband, William “Bill” Gibson; sons, Rodney Riddle, Gene Riddle and Jamie Dale Riddle; brother, Connie Fannon; and a host of loving grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, September 25 at Nelsen Funeral Home, 3785 Strawberry Plains Rd., Williamsburg. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service. Interment will be held at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in West Virginia on Thursday, September 26, at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Community Care, 10128 W. Broad Street #J, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6761.

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