Obituaries

Donnie Gene Harris

April 16, 2019

Donnie Gene Harris, 65, of Erbacon passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Summersville Regional Medical Center after a short illness. He was born February 11, 1954 in Erbacon, a son of the late Lorenzo Victor and Ella Jackson Harris. Donnie was a

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Wilbur Orville Mastin

April 14, 2019

Wilbur Orville Mastin, 86, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019. He was a retired truck driver, U.S. Army veteran and a member of Hinds Chapel United Methodist Church. Wilbur is survived by his sons, Tim Mastin of North Carolinia and Thomas Mastin o

Betty Jean Carpenter Lewis

April 2, 2019

Our precious mother and grandmother, Betty Jean (Carpenter) Lewis, 91, was welcomed into God’s Holy Kingdom 04/02/2019 to be reunited with her parents, John Morgan McGlaughlin “Doc” and Hallie Effie (Wilson) Carpenter, her infant sister Vada Ma

Beatrice Geraldine Giles

March 31, 2019

Beatrice Geraldine Giles of Beckley, WV, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, March 31, 2019 at the Bowers Hospice House in Beckley following an extended illness. She was 92 years of age and in the company of her loving family when she passed. Sh

Hallie Doris Thomas

March 26, 2019

Hallie Doris Thomas, 91, of Cowen passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at her residence, after an extended illness. She was born August 18, 1927 in Webster County, a daughter of the late Roy Ruben and Sedoria Mae Johns Mathes. Hallie was a homemake

Clarice Arlene Taylor

March 23, 2019

Clarice Arlene Taylor, 79, of Cowen passed away unexpectedly Saturday, March 23, 2019 at her residence. She was born September 21, 1939 in Jumbo, a daughter of the late Otha L. and Hazel Ruth Schrader Cummings. Clarice was a 1958 graduate of Cowen

Mary Louise Miller

March 18, 2019

Mary Louise Miller, 76, of Cowen, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at Webster Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Cowen, after an extended illness. She was born June 21, 1942 in Cleveland, WV, a daughter of the late William and Icey Mae Pearl Huber

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Jacob Alfred “Jake” Bragg

March 16, 2019

Jacob Alfred “Jake” Bragg, 80, of Cowen passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Charleston Area Medical Center, after a short illness. He was born November 21, 1938 in Gassaway, a son of the late Herbert and Mary Rumbach Bragg. Jake was a grad

Rocky Hines

February 27, 2019

Rocky Hines, 62, of Cowen, WV passed away February 27, 2019 at his home surrounded by family and friends after an 8 year battle with cancer. He was born May 27, 1956 a son of Nancy Hines of Jumbo, WV and the late Bobby Hines. Rocky was a 1973 grad

Camilla V. (Millie) Dyer

February 23, 2019

Camilla V. (Millie) Dyer passed away from this life into her eternal heavenly home at the Webster Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Cowen, WV, on February 23rd, 2019.  She was born April 14th, 1923, a daughter of the late Hazel B. and Deloris G. Don

Teresa Mae Tonkin

February 20, 2019

Teresa Mae Tonkin, 50, of Cowen passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2019 at WVU Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown after a short illness. She was born October 28, 1968 at Ravenna, Ohio a daughter of Carolyn S. Shriber and the late Randall Brent Willia

Howard Donald “Don” Burgess

February 14, 2019

Howard Donald “Don” Burgess, 73, of Belington, WV, passed away peacefully, February 14, 2019 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 11, 1945, in Montgomery, WV, a son of the late Okey and Elizabeth Keeling Burgess.

Kenneth Mack Smith

February 12, 2019

Kenneth Mack Smith, 69, of Craigsville, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at the Hidden Valley Center, Oak Hill, West Virginia. He was born July 3, 1949 in Richwood, a son of Vanita Gaye Hinkle and the late Kendle Mack Smith. Mack was a 1968

Dorothea Saultana Newhouse

January 20, 2019

Dorothea Saultana Newhouse, 95, of Camden on Gauley, passed away Sunday, January 20, 2019 at  Bowers Hospice House, Beckley. She was born January 6, 1924 in Charleston, a daughter of the late Jess and Gertrude Mooney Dunlap. Dorothea was a gradua

Jane Elizabeth Holmes

January 19, 2019

Jane Elizabeth Holmes, 78, of Cowen passed away Saturday, January 19, 2019 at her residence. She was born October 27, 1940 in Pontiac, Michigan, a daughter of the late Everett Edward and Tracy Marie Little Fuller. Jane was a former Barber and work