Betty Jane Holcomb

White Sulphur Springs-Betty Jane Holcomb, 80, of passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center following a short illness. Betty was born Feb. 17, 1936, in White Sulphur Springs, the daughter of the late Paul Bowen and India Washington Sullivan Harper. She was of the Methodist faith and a homemaker. Other than her parents More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Betty Dolan Harmon

Charlottesville, VA-Betty Dolan Harmon, 91, died Friday. Dec. 9, 2106. She was born in Ronceverte to the late James E. Dolan and Julia Preston Hayes Dolan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Banton O. Harmon, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Lula Katherine Ridgeway

Ronceverte-Lula Katherine Ridgeway, 87, passed away Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, at The Brier Nursing Center in Ronceverte. Born June 18, 1929, at Ronceverte, she was the last surviving child of the late Charles William More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Peggy Jean Hoke

Lewisburg-Peggy Jean Hoke, 69, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, at Peyton Hospice House in Fairlea. She was born Sept. 27, 1947, on Muddy Creek Mountain, the daughter of the late Theodore Hanson and Margaret Napier More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Richard Howard Staten, Jr.

On Oct. 20, 2016, the heart that Richard Howard Staten, Jr. shared so selflessly with us all just gave out. For the next chapter of his life, Richard had planned on retiring and moving to the North Carolina coast More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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Dr. John Wilson Beard, Jr.

Cowen-Dr. John Wilson Beard, Jr, 61, formerly of Lewisburg, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at Peyton Hospice House in Fairlea. Born Apr. 20, 1955, at Clifton Forge, VA, he was a son of the late John Wilson More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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Elizabeth Ann Hughart Fleshman

Rupert-Elizabeth Ann Hughart Fleshman, 74, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center. She was born May 23, 1942, at Leslie, WV, a daughter of the late Wallace and Maime Puckett Williams. Ms. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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Rolanda Dale Bennett Berry

Alderson-Rolanda Dale Bennett Berry, 61, formerly of Southampton, MA, lost her earthly battle with cancer on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at the Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg, and is now in Heaven with her Savior. Born More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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Rose Anderson

Pickaway-Rose “Rosie’’ Anderson, 73, born Sept. 14, 1943, passed away Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, at the Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg following a brief illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, Houston More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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Linda Abbott Ahlers

White Sulphur Springs-Linda Abbott Ahlers, 67, a resident of White Sulphur Springs, died peacefully on Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, at the Peyton Hospice House in Fairlea. Born in Sioux City, Iowa, on Jan. 17, 1949, she More...