The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 2, 2013

Obituaries — Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013


Burdetta E. Lint

LEWISBURG — Burdetta E. Lint, 88, of Lewisburg, passed away Sept. 30, 2013.

Service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, Lewisburg, with the Rev. Glen Thaxton officiating. Burial will follow at noon on Friday, Oct. 4, at the Laurel Point Cemetery in Carmichaels, Pa., with Rev. Bruce Judy officiating.

Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, Lewisburg.

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Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, Lewisburg.

Ronald Dean McKinney

SEBRING, Fla. — Ronald Dean McKinney, 65, of Sebring, a native of Beckley, passed away Monday, September 30, 2013.

Cremation will take place and no services will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice, 1110 Hammock Road, Sebring, Florida 33870 or Moffitt Cancer Center, P.O. Box 23827, Tampa, Florida 33623-3827 or

Arrangements by Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home, Sebring, Florida 33870; 863-385-0125; www.stephensonnelsonfh. com

Pat Junior Murphy

OAK HILL — Pat Junior Murphy, 62, of Oak Hill, died on Sunday, September 29, 2013, at his home.

Born June 19, 1951, at Oak Hill, he was the son of the late John Alexander and Sally Hall Murphy.

Pat was a 1970 graduate of Collins High School in Oak Hill. He was a Hydraulic Repairman for W. R. Murdock and Sons and an employee of Kroger.

He was a member of the Oak Hill Church of the Nazarene.

For 46 years Pat’s most cherished memories were during the Christmas season. He loved playing Santa and sharing his love toward children and their families.

A brother, James Ray Davis and a sister, Gracie McGuffin preceded him in death.

Survivors include wife, Virginia Frances Bowling Murphy; daughter, Stephanie Shrewsberry and husband, Moses of Fayetteville and two grandchildren, Levi Shrewsberry and Alexis Shrewsberry, both of Fayetteville.

Also surviving is a brother, Mike Murphy and his wife, Susie of Beckwith.

Funeral services will be on Thursday, October 3, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Oak Hill Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Mike Legg and Rev. Benny Bleigh officiating. Burial will be at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, Oak Hill.

Visitation will be held at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill on Wednesday, October 2, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

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