The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 24, 2014

Obituaries — Monday, March 24, 2014


James ‘Jim’ Willis Roush Jr.

STONY BOTTOM — James “Jim” Willis Roush Jr., 69, of Stony Bottom died March 22, 2014.

A celebration of Jim’s life will be at 1 p.m. March 29 at Alexander Memorial with graveside services to follow. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Gary Pickens and the Rev. Gary Price. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 28, at Alexander Memorial Presbyterian Church in Stony Bottom.

In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to Cass Volunteer Fire Department, Cass, WV 24927, or Mountain Hospice, 169 Diamond St., Elkins, WV 26241.

Online condolences may be made at

Effie Louise Cottle Spencer

FAYETTEVILLE — Effie Louise Cottle Spencer, 78, of Fayetteville, passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014.

Arrangements are incomplete with Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, 350 W. Maple Ave., Fayetteville.

Carol Walker

Roberta Carol Walker of Beckley, formerly of Odd, died Saturday, March 22, 2014.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, at the Melton Mortuary Chapel. The Rev. Paul Zutaut will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Hannah Lilly Cemetery at Odd. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the service hour.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

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