Durgan Funeral Home
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Linda Faye Manns, 65, of Wildwood House, Beckley, died Feb. 20, after a short illness.
Services will be 12 noon Saturday, March 2, at Heart of God Ministries, 1703 S. Kanawha St., Beckley. with the Rev. Thomas V. Moore, where visitation will be...
Michael E. Smith, 70, of Hollis, NY, formerly of 303 Worley Rd., Beckley, passed away Jan. 31, 2019, in NY after a sudden illness.
He was raised by grandparents (Austin-Rogers). The son of the late Isaiah "Big Jack" Smith and Annabelle Austin...
The Old Ship of Zion picked up another passenger, bound for the promised land. Mrs. Amy M. Walton Law, 94, of Beckley, went on to glory on Jan. 21, 2019.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Law Jr.; her parents, Stella King Walton...
Mrs. Pansy M. Smith, 84, of 305 Hunter Street, Beckley WV, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Sentara Potomac Hospital, Woodbridge VA.
Mrs. Pansy was born on September 18, 1934 in Lego, WV, to the late Manual Collins...
Sylvia Gale Bagley Collins, 68, of Beckley, passed quietly into eternal rest on Saturday, October 27, 2018 after a short illness.
The eighth child born to the Jack and Arlene Stancil Bagley, she was the twin sister to Sylvester Bagley.
Corey M. Pannell, 45, of Beckley, died Oct. 4.
Born Feb. 2, 1973, to Grace Pannell-Dillard and Richard Penn.
Preceded in death by his Pops Earnest (Rock) Dillard; daughter, Tryia Whitehead; grandson, Cameron Cromer and uncle, Mason...
Linda Mae Isabelle of Beckley, died October 8.
Born July 5, 1945, Wheeling, WV, daughter of the late Gertrude Smith Hill and Curtis Hill Sr.
Survivors, daughter, Marie Martin; son, Charles Martin; special cousins, Janice Durgan, Ann Poindexter,...
Carl Ronald Ward I, 77, of Glen White, entered into eternal rest on Sept. 18, 2018.
Born Feb. 27, 1941, in Glen White, the son of the late Lawrence (Duke) Ward and Ernestine Smith Hughes.
Mr. Ward was in the U.S. Army and did a variety of jobs...
Deacon Roy Lee Hairston Sr. passed away on August 23, 2018.
Funeral Services will be Wednesday, August 29, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at St. Paul Temple Baptist Church, 129 Rice Street, Beckley, WV. Officiating Rev. Walter M. Leach and Rev. Ronald...
Derrick Ward Banks, 44, of Beckley, died August 10th in Richmond, VA.
The son of Barbara Banks of Beckley, and Lewis Banks, of Midlothian, VA, Derrick was born August 25, 1974 in Long Island, NY.
Derrick is survived by his son, Pvt. Cortlan Drake...
Rodney Steven Rowland, 49, was called to be with the Lord on Wednesday
August 8, 2018 in Charleston, WV.
Rodney was born on November 23, 1968 in Beckley, WV, son of Barbara
Cook Mitchell and the late Pops Robert Mitchell.
Rodney loved his...
Allan "Boochie" Keith Pannell, 57, of Beckley, WV, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018, at Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital.
Born October 1, 1961, in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Mason Pannell and Ella Schoolfield.
He was preceded in...
T'dajah Neche Wright 24, of Beckley, WV was called home on April 20.2018.
She was born Jan. 16, 1994, to loving parents Chermette Nyoka Wright and Timothy Eugene Peck of Beckley, WV.
She was preceded in death by maternal grandmother Arlena Nadine...
CHARLESTON, WV Jacquelyn Jeanette Dyer, 67, died April 6, 2018, at Hubbard Hospice House, following a long illness.
Jackie was born Sept. 23, 1950, in Beckley, WV. She graduated from high school in Washington Heights, NY in 1969. She then...
Ms. Johnetta Dickerson 74, was called to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 18, 2018, in Huntington, WV.
Johnetta was born February 27, 1944 in Hardyville, KY, the daughter of the late Emma Ray and John Dickerson.
Johnetta Loved the Lord with...
Vercell Townes, 73, of Glen White, WV, passed on December 1, Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, following an extended illness.
Mr. Townes has one sister, Leola Townes, Uniondale, NY.
Funeral service will be 1 pm on Saturday, December 9, at Durgan...
Raymond Lewis 'Red' Pannell, 82, of Beckley, transitioned back to his Heavenly Father on Oct. 31, 2017, and descended from heaven on Sept. 18, 1935, in Amigo, WV, to Kelly Pannell Sr. and Flordia Smith Pannell.
He was preceded in death by his...
Andrew James Durgan III, 48, of Charlotte, NC, passed away Friday, October 20, 2017.
He was born December 9, 1968, in Beckley, WV, to Andrew Durgan Jr and Elizabeth (Garnett) Ross Durgan.
Services will be held at Second Baptist Church, 700 F...
James Louis "Ratt" Morris, 69, passed away peacefully in his sleep, Sept. 11.
Service 1 pm Saturday, Sept. 16, Heart of God Ministries, 1703 S. Kanawha St., Beckley, with Bishop Fred T. Simms and Rev. Walter M. Leach officiating. Visitation 11 am...
Mr. Charles Peter Smith, 82, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on August 20, 2017, at the Bowers Hospice House, after a battle with cancer.
Charles was known by several nicknames "Charles" by co-workers "Pete" by friends and...
Mrs. Cleola A. Blaney, 76, slipped into her final transition, Friday, July 7, 2017 at Raleigh General Hospital after a long illness.
She was the daughter of the late William and Cleola Gordon Hamby.
Mrs. Blaney enjoyed many experiences of...
Leroy Alexander Carter III 27, was called to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Leroy was born to Belinda Cross and the late Leroy Carter Jr.
He was always fondly called 'BOOG'. He was a graduate of Woodrow Wilson. Leroy was an...
Chauncey Lee Bayne, 89, of Beckley, passed away Sunday, June 4, 2017, peacefully at home.
Born Sept. 20, 1927, in Eckman, WV, to the late Robert and Cora Wallace Bayne.
Chauncey served in the US Army as a cook and worked 44 years at Beckley...
Reverend Ronald O. Dyer 81, was called to be with the Lord on Monday, May 8,2017.
Pastor Dyer was born August 10,1935 to the late, Eldred H. Dyer and Thelma Smith Dyer.
He was always fondly call" Poopie Deck".
He was a graduate of Stratton High...