The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


November 3, 2013

Obituaries — Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013

Rexford Lacy Acord

Rexford Lacy Acord, 93, of Beckley, passed away Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013.

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

Linda L. Toler Blankenship

SIMON — Linda L. Toler Blankenship, 68, of Simon, passed away Friday, Nov. 1, 2013.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, with Brother Lowell Smith officiating. Linda will be laid to rest in the Blankenship Cemetery, Barn Hollow,. Friends may gather with the family from noon until service time at the funeral home.

E-mail letters of sympathy may be sent at

The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco.

Janice Evelyn Fleshman Brown

WALNUT COVE, N.C. — Janice Evelyn Fleshman Brown, 75, of Walnut Cove, N.C., formerly of Rich Creek, Va., passed away Friday, Nov. 1, 2013.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the Sunrise Memorial Gardens, Rich Creek, Va.

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

Arrangements are incomplete at Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown. Online at

Mary Delores Lijo Campbell

Mary Delores Lijo Campbell, 74, died Nov. 1, 2013.

Graveside service will be noon Thursday, Nov. 7, at Sunset Memorial Park, 1925 Harper Road, Beckley. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, at Chapman Funeral Home, 3941 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane.

Visit to share memories or to express condolences.

Mary Louise Evans

On Thursday, October 31, 2013, while surrounded by family and friends, the gates of Heaven swung open and the sweet, loving spirit of Mary Louise Evans peacefully entered in.

Born June 4, 1944, at Oak Hill, WV, she was the daughter of the late Carl Hobart and Rosie Della Campbell Burgess.

She was a retired Housekeeper for Hilltop Nursing and Rehab Center.

Mrs. Evans was a member of the Christian faith.

A sister, Sylvia Dufour, and two brothers, Carlos Burgess and Alva Burgess, preceded her in death.

Mary is survived by a loving family which include her husband, Charles Eugene Evans; son, Charles E. Evans, Jr., and wife, Rebecca, of Rainelle; and three sisters, Betty Lee Shumaker of Fayetteville, Mona Eubanks of Ravenswood and Patricia Dufour of Ohio.

She is also survived by her grandchildren, Chuck Evans, Travis Evans, Megan Evans and Cody Evans, and great-grandchildren, Cade Evans and Allie Rose Evans.

Funeral services will be on Monday, November 4, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill, with Dave Butcher and Charles Shumaker officiating. Burial will be at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, Oak Hill.

Visitation will be held at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, on Sunday, November 3, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Chuck Evans, Mike Bennett, Eric Harvey, Travis Evans, Dave Ruff, Chad Cogar and Tom Fox will serve as pallbearers.

The family would like to take this opportunity to express their appreciation to the staff of Bowers Hospice House.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV.

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