The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


December 4, 2012

Obituaries — Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012


Clarence Eugene Davis

OAK HILL — Clarence Eugene Davis, age 79, of Oak Hill, passed away at the Pateau Medical Center in Oak Hill, on Saturday December 1, 2012.

Born on November 24, 1933, in Beckley, he was the son of the late Joseph C. Davis and Carrie C. Hutchinson Davis.

Mr. Davis was a disabled janitorial employee of Crossroads Mall in Beckley.

He had made his home in the Beckley area for most of his life.

He has preceded in death by his sisters, Marjorie Clark, Janice Pace, and Margaret Davis.

Those survivors left to cherish his memory include his three children: Ricky Davis of Stanaford, Gary Davis and his wife Joy of Oak Hill, and Connie Allen and her husband Brady of Maple Fork; step children: Kim Evans of Prosperity, Karen Mead and her husband Jerry of Prosperity, and Greg Souder and his fiancé Sharon St. Clair of Coal City. Several grandchildren, and two sisters, Virginia Spence of Beckley, and Katherine Wills of Mt. Hope.

Graveside rites and burial will be held at the Evans Cemetery at South Sandbranch Road on Wednesday,  December 5, 2012, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Junior Plumley officiating. Burial will follow at the cemetery.

Friends may call at the cemetery thirty minutes prior to the services.

Online condolences may be sent to our guestbook at

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

Ivan Lee Farley

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Mr. Ivan Lee Farley, 54, of Huntington, husband of Wendy Lilly Farley, died Saturday, December 1, 2012, in St. Mary’s Medical Center.

He was born January 24, 1958 at Beckley, a son of Ivan Curtis Farley of Daniels, and the late Rosetta Lowery Farley.

Mr. Farley was a Civil Engineer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Additional survivors include two sons, Michael and Stephen Farley, both at home; two  brothers, Wayne and David Farley, both of Beckley, and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, December 6, 2012, at Chapmans Mortuary, 2851 Third Avenue, Huntington.

Graveside funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, December 8, 2012, at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5251 Robert C, Byrd Drive, Beckley.

Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to

Arrangements by Chapman’s Mortuary, Inc., Huntington. Local arrangements by Rose-Quesenberry Funeral Home, Beckley.

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