The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 24, 2014

Obituaries — Monday, March 24, 2014

Mary Ileen Kidd Cutlip

HILLSBORO — Mary Ileen Kidd Cutlip, 87, of Hillsboro died March 21, 2014.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 25, at VanReenen Funeral Home, Marlinton. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Prudence Elwinger Fox

Born in Rochester, MN, March 2, 1935, the heart, soul, and captain of the family went to be with her heavenly love — the Lord God, on Friday, March 21, 2014, at Autumn Way, Inc. Assisted Living, in Rupert, WV.

Continuously, she gifted to all she knew her enduring spiritual light, her genuine and generous love, and ever glowing smile. She adored church music, crochet, painting, flowers, birds and her friends in WV and across the country.

Prudence was preceded in death by her parents Louise Mayo and George Trenholm, a sister Mayo Kooiman, and a brother George Elwinger.

Prudence is survived by her husband Jack Eugene Fox, her son Joseph Clinton Fox and wife Yvette Fox, and grandson Jackson Matthew Fox and great-grandson Julian Matthew Fox and granddaughter Chelsea Lynn Fox; daughter Cynthia Louise Barney and husband Stephen A Barney, grandson Joseph Tyler Contarino, grandson William Contarino; daughter Rita Mayo Fox and her friend Don Swearingen, grandson Daniel Patrick Flynn and granddaughter Rhiannon Mayo Hayes and husband Bill Hayes; daughter Judith Marie Cole and her husband David Cole, grandson Dylan Conor Cole and granddaughter Amelia Mary Louise Cole.

Memorial services will be held Thursday, March 27, 2014, at 11 a.m. at St. James Episcopal Church in Lewisburg with Father Josh Saxe. Entombment will follow at Greenbrier Memorial Gardens at Lewisburg.

McCraw Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.

Mildred Louise Simpkins Kirk

RICH CREEK, Va. — Mildred Louise Simpkins Kirk, 79, of Rich Creek Va., passed away March 22, 2014.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 25, at the First United Methodist Church of Rich Creek with Pastor Doug Hyndrich officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunrise Memorial Gardens, Rich Creek, Va. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 24, at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown.

In lieu of flowers you may make donations in her memory to the memorial fund at the First UMC of Rich Creek, VA 24147, or the charity of your choice.

Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the Kirk family at

Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown.

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