The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 18, 2013

Obituaries — Friday, October 18, 2013


Clarence Robert Moore

OAK HILL — Clarence Robert Moore, 63, of Oak Hill, died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013.

A visitation will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill, after which Mr. Moore will be cremated.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Mary Maxine Morgan

On Wednesday, October 16th, 2013, our most cherished mother and grandmother, Maxine Morgan of Crab Orchard, passed away in her 89th year of life. She will be forever in our hearts.

Known affectionately as Maxine all her life, and one of six children, Mary Maxine Barker was born on September 23rd, 1924, at Stotesbury. She was the daughter of the late George Thomas and Brida Louise Shumate Barker Sr. Her brothers, William Edward, Russell Lewis, James Robert and George Barker Jr., and a sister, Helen Marie Barker Rinehart, have preceded her in death.

Maxine will be remembered by her family as a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was married to James P. Morgan Sr. To the union of James and Maxine were born three children, James P. Morgan Jr. and his wife, Linda, of Crab Orchard, Linda Phillips and her husband, Jim, of Gainesville, Fla., and Greg Morgan of Indian Trail, N.C. James Sr. died in 1991. She was the dear grandmother of eight grandchildren and the proud great-grandmother of eight great-grandchildren.

On Saturday, Oct. 19th, at 1 p.m. there will be a Service of Remembrance for Maxine at the Melton Mortuary Chapel. Maxine will be laid to rest in the Sunset Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and one hour prior to the services on Saturday.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

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