The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


January 8, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013


Sabrina Massie

AUTO — Sabrina Massie, 30, died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at Morgan Funeral Home, Lewisburg. Burial will follow in the Woodland Cemetery, Auto. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Arrangements by Morgan Funeral Home, Lewisburg.

Beverly Mills

Beverly Mills, 65, of Daniels, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 6, 2013.

Born September 2, 1947, at Slab Fork, to the late Elmer and Patricia Williams Mills.

Beverly was an avid reader and loved spending time with her grandchildren. She was a 1965 graduate of Sophia Soak Creek High School and a graduate of both Glenville State and Marshall University. She was a special education teacher at Shady Spring Elementary and Shady Spring Junior High for 33 years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Michael Mills, and her grandmother, Rosie Williams.

Those left to cherish her memory include her two loving daughters, Patricia Lewis and husband, Phil, of Daniels and Melissa Tyree and husband, Chris, of Daniels; grandchildren, Kaylee, Jackson, Cameron, Brianna, Trinity, and Brooklyn; two brothers, Ronald Mills and wife, Linda, of Sophia and Mark Mills and wife, Alma, of Shady Spring; and a sister, Brenda Strom and husband, Ray, of Cottonwood, Ariz.

A service to celebrate Beverly’s life will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2013, at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley, with Pastor Vondie Cook Jr. officiating. Following the services Beverly will be laid to rest at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley.

Family and friends will be serving as pallbearers.

Friends may gather with the family from 12 noon until time of the service Thursday at the funeral home.

Online condolences and other information can be found by visiting

Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley, is in charge of the arrangements.

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