The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 8, 2014

Obituaries — Saturday, March 8, 2014


Randall Earl Foster

Randall Earl Foster, of Beckley, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014.

Arrangements are pending with Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley.

Ila Belle Hamons

Ila Belle Hamons, 85, of Beckley, passed away on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley following a sudden illness.

She was born on the 25th day of February in 1929 at Greeneville, WV. She was a daughter to the late Solomon Sullivan Fisher and Nellie Broyles Fisher.

Ms. Hamons was a homemaker and had a passion for reading, gardening, and sewing. She also enjoyed cooking and was known to make the best hot rolls. She was also a member of Stanaford Road Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Marion Sidney Hamons, Sr.; and a brother, Mark Fisher.

Those left behind to carry on her legacy include her children, Flora Moye and husband Danny Ray of Lost Creek, WV, Jr. Hamons and wife Patricia of Beckley, Gloria Worley and husband Roger of Mathias, WV, Karen Benton and husband Jeff of Beckley, and Bruce Wayne Hamons of Beckley; 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren also survive her.

Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2014, at the Blue Ridge Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Lyell Zickafoose officiating and Paul Campbell with musical selections. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park in Beckley.

Friends of the family will serve as pallbearers.

A visitation will be held at Blue Ridge Funeral Home on Saturday from the hours of 5 to 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Gideons International, 1200 Harper Road, Beckley, 25801.

Online condolences and other forms of tributes may be made to the family via

Arrangements with Blue Ridge Funeral Home and Cremations, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive in Beckley.

Thelma Jean Mounts

Thelma Jean Mounts, 93, of Stanaford, passed away Friday, March 7, 2014.

Arrangements pending with the Blue Ridge Funeral Home and Cremations, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive in Prosperity.

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