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Betty Jo Hutchison French, 90, of Daniels died Friday, October 12th, 2018.
Born November 21, 1927, in Beckley, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Vaughn and Dalma Saunders Hutchison.
Betty lived in Raleigh County her entire life. She was a...
Zettie Merle Fleshman Pettry, 88 of Dameron, died October 8th.
Funeral services will be Saturday, October 13th, at 2:00 pm in the Melton Mortuary Chapel. The family is receiving friends at 1:00 pm. Burial will follow in the Fleshman Family...
Janis Elizabeth McClure Carter Williams, 78 of Beaver, died October 8th.
Funeral services will be Sunday, October 14th at 2:00 pm in the Melton Mortuary Chapel. The family will be receiving friends at 12 noon. Burial in the Grandview...
Diana Delores Garris, 75, of Eccles WV, passed away Monday, October 8, 2018 at Raleigh General Hospital following a long illness.
Born in Kimball, WV, January 21, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Harry Hart Camden and Ellie L. Mitchem...
Thomas C. Wilson, MD of Beckley, passed from this life October 9, 2018 at home with his wife Jessica in Winston-Salem, NC.
He was born February 7, 1928 in Charleston, WV, son of Rebecca Vivian Cabell Wilson and Charles Bruce Wilson.
Rebecca "Becky" Susan McNeish Charlton, 59 of Daniels, died October 3, following a long illness.
There will a memorial service scheduled at a later time.
Arrangements are by the Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center.
Dewey Edmund Asbury Jr., 79, of Beckley, died September 23rd, 2018.
Funeral services will be Saturday, October 6th at 2:00 pm in the Calloway Heights Baptist Church. The family will be receiving friends at 12 noon. The burial will be private.
Billy Joe Cole, 75, retired Chief of Police for the City of Beckley, died Saturday, September 29th, 2018.
Funeral services will be Saturday, October 6th at 1:00 pm in the First Baptist Church, 422 Neville Street, Beckley. The burial will follow...
Lennie Earl Hartshorn Sr., 85, of Bolt, WV, passed away at home on September 23, 2018.
Born February 14, 1933 in Calhoun County, the son of the late Everett and Josie Sturm Hartshorn.
He is survived by his children, Pamela (Bobby) Daniel, Melody...
Mark Aaron Lilly, 69, of Beckley, beloved husband of Kaye Aldridge Lilly, died September 24th, 2018.
In keeping with Mark's explicit wishes there will be no formal services. Arrangements are by the Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center.
Dr. Charles Richard "Dick" Daniel Sr., of Beckley ,passed away peacefully Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
His parents, Dr. Ross Preston and Edith Marie Bonnesen Daniel, and his two brothers, Ross Preston Daniel Jr. and Robert Nelson Daniel, preceded...
Viola Faye Harper Daniel, died on September 20th, 2018.
Funeral services will be Monday, September 24th at 2:00 pm in the Melton Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow in the Harper Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at 12 noon on Monday at...
Darryl T. Rhodes, 40, of Beckley, died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, at home.
Born Nov. 27 1977, in Beckley, he was the son of Elizabeth Brammer of Beaver and Terry Rhodes of Crab Orchard.
Besides the parents, other survivors include his...
It is with a heavy heart we announce the passing of Mary Biggs. A resident of Morgantown, WV, Mary passed away there on August 2nd, 2018. She was 79 years young.
One of four daughters, Mary was born on December 13th, 1938, on Cherry Street in...
Ida Marie "Sue" Sullivan, 73, of Beckley, died on September 8th.
A gathering of family and friends will be Wednesday, September 12 from 6 to 7:00 pm at Melton Mortuary.
The family suggests donations of sympathy can be made to the Bowers Hospice...
John D. Archer of Arcanum, Ohio, died September 8th.
Mr. Archer, a native of Tommy Creek, WV, had been married to the late Mary Bell Bolen.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, September 12th at 11:00 am in the Melton Mortuary Chapel. Burial in...
Mrs. Edith Pearl Childers Halstead, 85, of Beckley, died following a long illness.
Per Edith's explicit wishes, there are to be no formal services. The family suggests donations of sympathy can be made to the Bowers Hospice House, PO Box...
Ethel Mae Keaton Birchfield, 87, of Lester, joined her husband Victor in their heavenly home on Wednesday, September 5th, at Bowers Hospice House surrounded by her loving family.
Ethel was born October 3rd, 1930, to parents Herbert and Lulu...
Randy James Acord, 59, died September 5th, 2018.
Funeral services will be Sunday, September 9th at 7:00 pm, in the Melton Mortuary Chapel. The family will receive friends at 5:00 pm.
To read more about Randy's life journey go to:...
Mary Elizabeth Taylor Smith Anderson, 91 of Beckley, died on September 6th. Committal services will be Sunday 9th at 2:00 pm in the Sunset Memorial Park Mausoleum A.
To read more about Mary's life journey go to: www.meltonmortuary.com
Brenda Sue Ferrell, 64, of Glen Daniel, WV, passed away on Saturday, August 25th, 2018, at Bowers Hospice House surrounded by her family.
She was born in Circleville, Ohio, on July 6, 1954, to the late Norma Stevens. She was preceded in death by...