The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


September 8, 2013

Obituaries — Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013

Kyle Lewis Allen Jr.

PARKERSBURG — Kyle Lewis Allen, Jr., of Parkersburg, WV, formerly of Beckley, WV, passed away on Sept. 5, 2013.

He was born Nov. 18, 1917, in Glen Jean, WV, the son of the late Kyle Lewis Allen, Sr., and Edith Walters Allen.

In 1940 he married Ruth Sunday, who preceded him in death in 2008.

His lifetime career was automobile mechanic and service manager for Ford Motor Co. and GM. He was an avid hunter and looked forward to spending time at his hunting cabin. His favorite times were with his friends at the camp swapping tales each hunting season.

He is survived by his daughter, Rose Ann Spencer; son, Kyle Lewis Allen, III; Granddaughter, Karen Boso; Great-Granddaughters, Megan and Kaitlyn Boso; brother, Ralph  Allen; good friend, Carl Gheen; Special little friend, Aubrey Schenz.

In addition to his wife Ruth, a sister Evelyn Bragg preceded him in death.

Graveside rites and committal services will be held at 12 noon Monday, Sept. 9th, 2013, at Wayside Cemetery, Wayside, WV, with Allen Hilton officiating. Burial will follow and there will be no visitation.

Online condolences may be sent to

Memorials may be sent to Trinity Presbyterian Church, Shady Spring, WV, or a charity of choice.

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV.


Kaimyn M. Anderson

MULLENS — Kaimyn Michael Anderson, 12, of Mullens, passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

Arrangements are incomplete at Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.


Stephanie Lynn Anderson

Stephanie Lynn Anderson, age 32, of Beckley, passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2013, at the home of her mother, Rita Anderson.

Born on October 31, 1980, in Beckley, she was the daughter of Rita Adkins Anderson of Beckley and Donald Anderson of Prince, W.Va., and was the stepdaughter of Jim Pack of Beckley.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Helen and Jim Anderson and Agnes Adkins.

Stephanie was a former clerk at the Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital, and was last employed at the Outback Steakhouse in Beckley.

Stephanie loved dancing, reading books, watching movies, spending time with friends and family, and being outdoors. She will be sadly missed by neighbors and friends.

Survivors other than her parents are a brother Alex David Anderson and companion Danielle Richmond of Shady Spring. Several aunts, uncles, and cousins survive. A very special friend, Tim Forren of Piney View.

Funeral services will be conducted at the Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel in Beckley on Sunday, September 8, 2013, at 3 p.m. with Rev. Gene Snuffer officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Park in Beckley.

Friends may visit with the family from 1 p.m. until service time on Sunday.

Pallbearers will be family members and friends.

Private online condolences, floral tributes, and other expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family via our guestbook at

Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street, Beckley.

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