Helen Francis Hennessy Estep

White Sulphur Springs-Helen Francis Hennessy Estep, 90, passed away early Wednesday morning, May 7, 2014, at the White Sulphur Springs Family Care Center. Born Aug. 28, 1923, in Nitro, she was a daughter of the late Joseph Edward and Mary Elizabeth Fleshman Hennessy. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Ann Hennessy More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

James Albert Meadows

Lewisburg-James “Jim” Albert Meadows breathed his last on Mar. 13, 2014. He was a U.S. Army veteran with in-country service during the Vietnam War; his later life was an on-going battle against some of the effects More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Justin Lee Surbaugh

Clintonville-Justin Lee Surbaugh, 22, passed away Friday, May 9, 2014, at home after a sudden illness. Justin was born Mar. 30, 1992, at Clifton Forge, VA, to Terry Lee and Angela Lynn Ramsey Surbaugh. Justin was More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

John Albert Brown

Ronceverte-John Albert Brown, 85, a farmer and lover of the land and all its inhabitants went to mow the Lord’s fields Wednesday, May 7, 2014. The son of the late Dorothy and John Harve Brown, of Ronceverte, he More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Robert Vincent Conner

White Sulphur Springs-Robert “Bob” Vincent Conner, 59, died Friday, May 9, 2014, at a Pittsburgh, PA hospital after a short illness. Born Dec. 21, 1954, he was a son of the late Leo and Lela Meador Conner. He More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

Wilda Boyd VanMetre

Lewisburg-Wilda Boyd VanMetre, 96, passed away Wednesday, Apr. 30, 2014, at her home in Lewisburg. She was born in Berkeley Springs and raised in Martinsburg. After her marriage, she lived for many years on the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

Oscar Ray

Gillsville-Oscar (Bud) Ray, age 78, passed away Monday, May 5, 2014, in Destin, Florida. Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, May 10 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with internment More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

Gavin Allen Thompson

Monticello, KY-Gavin Allen Thompson, 38, passed away Monday, Apr. 21, 2014, at the Wayne County Hospital. Born Mar. 28, 1976, in Rowan County, he is the son of Pamela Caskey Workman and husband Kevin of Lewisburg More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

George Edward Lilly, Sr.

Alderson-George Edward Lilly, Sr., 64, formerly of Beckley, went to be with his wife, Rose Mary Lilly, on Tuesday, Apr. 29, 2014, at his home in Alderson, following a long battle with cancer. Born Sept. 24, 1949, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 25th, 2014

Lydia Danese Crowder

White Sulphur Springs-Lydia Danese Crowder, 91, died Friday night, Apr. 18, 2014, at her residence. Born Mar. 31, 1923, in Roxalia, she was a daughter of the late William Harland and Hallie Conway Hoke Wickline. She More...