The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


November 22, 2013

Obituaries — Friday, Nov. 22, 2013


Juanita Billings Hatcher

OAK HILL — Juanita Billings Hatcher, 91, of Oak Hill, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

James Madison Hoylman

MAXWELTON — James Madison Hoylman, 83, died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013.

Service will be 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, at the McCraw Funeral Home, Lewisburg, with Father Chapine officiating. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Greenbrier East High School ROTC Shooting Program, 1 Spartan Lane, Lewisburg, WV 24901.

Arrangements by McCraw Funeral Home, Lewisburg.

Wayne Steve Jones

Wayne Steve Jones, 82, of Beckley, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, November 20, 2013.

Born July 3, 1931, in Adkins, Va., he was the son of the late James Gilbert and Mattie Lee Armstrong Jones. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Kitty Joann Jones; brothers, James “Bunk” Jones, Lewis Jones; sisters, Mary Blevins and Patricia Jones.

Wayne was a retired coal miner having retired from Narco. He was a Baptist and a member of the UMWA. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving on the U.S.S. Howard D. Crow.

Survivors include his stepdaughter, Carol Meadows and husband Kevin of Beckley, grandchildren, Justin Flint of Beckley, Stephanie Boggs and husband Michael of Union, WV; great-grandchildren, Kayla Flint of Beckley, Michael David Boggs and Tori Joann Boggs of Union, WV; sisters, Charlene Sizemore of Beckley, Shirley Belcher of Welch, WV; brothers, Robert Jones and wife Brenda of Oak Hill, WV, and Donald Jones and wife Sue of Sarasota, FL; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday, November 23, 2013, at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens Mausoleum with Pastor Kim Kirby officiating. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the service.

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In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Southern WV, P.O. Box 1472, Beckley, WV 25802.

Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.

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