The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 13, 2013

Obituaries — Sunday, October 13, 2013


Gale Staunton

FAYETTEVILLE — Mrs. Gale R. Staunton, 58, of Fayetteville, died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013.

Arrangements entrusted to Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley.

Connie Taylor

Connie Taylor, 55, of Clear Creek, died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013.

Arrangements are pending completion at Rose and Quesenberry, 1901 S. Kanawha St., Beckley.

Janet K. Weaver

MULLENS — Janet Kay Weaver, 75, of Mullens went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 10, 2013, in a Beckley hospital following a short illness.

Born October 18, 1937, at Maben, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Leona (Morgan) Tony.

Janet was a homemaker, a member of the Mullens Pentecostal Holiness Church where she was a former Sunday School teacher, she had been a volunteer at the Itmann Food Bank for many years, was a member of the Mullens Dogwood Festival Committee where she oversaw the art and photo contest, and was a former volunteer for the American Cancer Society.

In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by one brother, Robert Tony.

Those left to cherish her memory include her husband, Eldsworth Weaver; two daughters, Pamela LaPorte Weaver and Susan Weaver both of Mullens; two sons, Gary Weaver of Pineville and Tim Weaver of Mullens; four grandchildren, Lee Weaver, Bryon Hatfield, Christopher Weaver, and Aerial Bledsoe; five great-grandchildren, Devin Hatfield, Jayce Weaver, Tiarra Hollensworth, Vaden Lyons, and Camille Bledsoe; two sisters, Gloria Worley of Mullens and Faye Combs of Otsego; and four brothers, Larry Tony, Jimmy Tony, and Danny Tony all of Mullens and David Tony of Crab Orchard.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday, October 14, 2013, at Mullens Pentecostal Holiness Church with Rev. Lewis Arnold officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the church and one hour prior to services Monday at the church.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The family of Janet Weaver is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.

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