The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


December 10, 2012

Obituaries — Monday, Dec. 10, 2012


Adline Roberts Wilson

Adline Roberts Wilson, age 64, of Glade Springs, Daniels, WV, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2012, at home.

Born on March 16, 1948, in Monrovia, Liberia, West Africa, she was the daughter of Edit Roberts and Catherine Cooper Roberts.

Mrs. Wilson was a homemaker, and had shared her home in the United States and West Africa for the past 21 years.

She is survived by her husband, Charles Wilson, two daughters, Euphemia Oye and her husband Dr. Herbert Oye of Daniels, WV; and Catherine Washington of Dallas, Texas.

8 grandchildren are also among her survivors.

A memorial service will be held in West Africa at a later date. Online condolences may be sent to our guestbook at

Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 729 Flat Top Road, Shady Spring, West Virginia.

Nathan Theodore Wyrick

Nathan Theodore Wyrick, 76, of Beckley, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2012, at Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital.

Nathan was born July 31, 1936, at Pemberton, West Virginia. He enjoyed church services at Pinecrest, listening to gospel music and playing his harmonica.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of the 3rd Floor at Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital for their care and kindness. A thank you also goes out to the people of Pinecrest on 3B where he spent 24 years and all the hearts he touched by his smile and laughter at Pinelodge.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Dorothy Wyrick; brother, Harry Wyrick; sisters, Madeline and Barbara Wyrick; grandparents, Randall and Ida Mae Ward and Martin and Lucy Wyrick.

Left to cherish his memory are his sister, Wanda McClung of Beckley; brother, Lonzo Wyrick of Clawson, Michigan; sister, Dixie St. Clair and husband, Sidney, of Blue Ridge, Virginia; and his many nieces, nephews, and friends.

Services celebrating the life of Nathan will be held Tuesday, December 11, 2012, at 2 p.m. in the chapel at Williams-Blue Ridge Funeral Home in Sophia. Following the services Nathan will be laid to rest at Hot Coal Cemetery in Sophia.

Friends may gather with the family one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Online condolences and other information can be found by visiting

Williams-Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 101 1st Street, Sophia, is in charge of the arrangements.

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