The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 5, 2012

Obituaries — Friday, Oct. 5, 2012


Billy G. Davidson

AMIGO — Billy Gene Davidson, 67, of Amigo, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 8, at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley. Friends may call one hour prior to services Monday at the funeral home.

For those considering an expression of sympathy the family requests contributions be made to help defray unexpected expenses to Tankersley Funeral Home, 102 Moran Ave., Mullens, WV 25882.  

Arrangements by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.

Charus Wilson Fitzwater

SUMMERSVILLE — Charus Wilson Fitzwater, 88, of Summersville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, in the Waters Funeral Chapel at Summersville with the Rev. John McKee officiating. Burial will follow in the Keener Cemetery at Laurel Run. Friends may call one hour prior to the service Saturday at the funeral chapel.


Arrangements by Waters Funeral Chapel, Summersville.

Marjorie Leona Nelson

VICTOR — Marjorie Leona Nelson, 91, of Victor, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2012, at her residence, following a long illness.

She was born June 24, 1921, in Jodie, W.Va.; she was the daughter of the late John Leslie Steele and Mary Alice McGraw Steele.

She was a homemaker, a Christian and a wonderful mother.

Marjorie is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Timmy and Vivian Steele of Victor.

Graveside services will be held at Restlawn Memory Gardens in Victor, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 6, 2012, with Preacher Jack Eades officiating. Burial will follow there in the cemetery. There will not be any calling hours.

Online condolences may be sent to

Wallace and Wallace of Ansted is in charge of the arrangements.

Ronald Mack ‘Ronnie’ Parsons

OCEANA — Ronald Mack “Ronnie” Parsons, 56, of Oceana, passed away Tuesday,  Sept. 29, 2012.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, October 5, at Joseph Baptist Church, Lynco, with Pastor William Cook officiating. Burial will follow in Ellis Cemetery, Hewett. Friends may gather with the family from 11 a.m. until time of service Friday, Oct. 5, at the church.

E-mail letters of sympathy may be sent at www. staffordfamilyfuneralhome. com.

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

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