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Pamela Sue King
Pamela Sue King, 68 of Morgantown, completed her journey in the presence of her family at her home in Morgantown on Sunday, November 4, 2018. She was born September 8, 1950 in Braxton County, WV, a daughter of the late James and Goldie (Cowger) Moats.
She was a member of the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church in Morgantown where she served as a Deaconess for many years. She worked as a certified medical assistant in both the Morgantown and Charleston areas for many years.
She is survived by her loving husband, Richard Allen King; sons, Ronald Allen King and his wife Hope and David Leslie King; grandchildren, Faith Renee King, Gwenyverre Victoria King, and Leslie Jackson “L.J” King, II; and siblings, Earl Moats, Cleveland, OH, James Moats and his wife Anita, Thomasville, NC, Gary Moats and Barbara Westfall, Sutton, WV; Jean Bright, Sutton, WV, Louise Snyder, Wadsworth, OH.
In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by a son, Richard Allen “Richie” King, Jr.; and siblings, Arnie Moats, Paul Moats, Olen Moats and Sylvia Moats.
Pam (Sue) was a faithful and loving wife, mother, grandmother (Mimi), daughter, sister, sister in law, and aunt to her very blessed family. She loved her Church Family and Special Bible Study Group “Finishing Strong” who were so supportive throughout her journey with cancer. Most of all she was a faithful servant of the Lord who desired to see His Name glorified through the blessed life she so enjoyed living here on earth. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her but we rejoice in her homecoming with the Lord.
Friends and family were received at Hastings Funeral Home on Wednesday November 7, 2018 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Visitation continued at Morgantown Christian & Missionary Alliance Church (CMA) on Thursday November 8, 2018 from 10:00am until the time of the service at noon with Pastor Doug Miller officiating. Visitation for friends and family in Braxton County took place at the Mt. Nebo United Methodist Church on Friday, November 9, 2018 from 10:00am until the time of the service at 11:00am. with Rev. John McQuain and Pastor Doug Miller officiating.
Interment followed at the Kniceley McCray Cemetery in Braxton County.
While the family appreciates flowers, also please consider making memorial donations to either the Morgantown Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, Mt. Nebo United Methodist Church or the WVU Medicine Cancer Center.


Karl William “Bill” Singleton
Karl William “Bill” Singleton, Jr., 73, of Scarbro, WV died on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley, WV. Bill had a rare cancer, end-stage renal failure and multiple other illnesses due to his exposure to Agent Orange.
Born June 17, 1945 at Sutton, WV he was the son of the late Karl William Singleton, Sr. and Theresa Marguerite Shaughnessy Singleton.
He was retired custodian for the Oak Hill United Methodist Church. Bill graduated from Burnsville High School in 1963 where he was president of the Burnsville Chapter of FFA during his senior year. He of the Catholic faith and was a Vietnam Era US Army Veteran.
Two half brothers, Bryne Lee Singleton and Harold Gene Singleton preceded him in death.
Bill’s memory will be forever cherished by his loving wife, Nancy Louise Warden Singleton; daughter, Heather Ann Richmond and husband, George of Scarbro; son, Master Sgt. USAF Shannon Michael Singleton and wife, Danielle of Bossier City, LA; sisters, Debra Kay McPherson and husband, Butch of Burnsville and Judith Sollars and husband, William of Cheriton, VA; and two granddaughters, Abigail Richmond and Samantha Singleton.
A memorial services was held on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. at Calvary Baptist Church in Oak Hill with Pastor Greg Swisher and Rev. John Savage officiating. Friends called from 5:00 pm until service time on Thursday at the church.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Road, Beckley, WV 25801.
Online condolences may be sent at www.tyreefuneralhome.com
Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV.


William Everett “Tink” Rose
William Everett “Tink” Rose, 95, of Gassaway, passed away November 7, 2018, in Ruby Memorial Hospital.
He was born April 1, 1923, in Gassaway to the late Everett O. Rose and Lovie Smarr. He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Mary Madeline (Mowery) Rose.
He was the longtime owner/operator of Gassaway Cabs. After retirement, he loved playing cards with his friends and family, and was known for his woodworking ability, especially his wooden WV clocks. He was a Christian and longtime member of the Engel Chapel Community Church of Stewart Addition, Gassaway.
Tink was a proud veteran, serving his country in the United States Army, 463rd Signal Heavy Construction Battalion during WW II in Hawaii, Guam, and Okinawa.
He is survived by one son, Dr. Bill Rose (Karen) of Morgantown; three grandchildren: Amy Scott (Matt) of Morgantown, Kristen Perrott (Geoff) of Ashburn, VA, and Melanie Rose of Fairmont; four great grandchildren: Justin Scott, Lauren Scott, Bennett Perrott, and Zachary Perrott.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Rose, who was killed in action in Normandy, France, during WW II; his two sisters and their husbands, Dorothea Yerkey (Edward), and Bessie Brady (Gene).
He was especially appreciative of Jeanie and Mike Grubb for all the help they’ve given him in the last few years, as well as having the strength to be back home the last three months of his life. The family also wishes to thank the Hospice and VA nursing staff for their loving care.
Service was 1 p.m. Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Tom Harper officiating. Interment was in the Sugar Creek Cemetery, Gassaway.
Friends called two hours prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to West Virginia Caring, PO Box 323, Burnsville, WV 26335.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway, which is honored to serve “Tink’s” family.


Richard Hamilton Spence
Richard Hamilton Spence, 67, of Manchester, passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Born on December 21, 1950 he was the son of the late Herbert Hamilton and Lavirina M. (Phillips) Spence. Richard was the beloved husband of Charlotte Harris Spence, his wife of 45 years.
Richard was currently employed as a supervisor for USI Carroll Insulation for 35 years. He enjoyed race cars, and watching racing and football. Richard was a hard-working man who was extremely dedicated to his work and family.
Surviving in addition to his wife are sons Richard H. Spence, Jr and Christopher C. Spence both of Manchester; granddaughter Hannah Wren and husband Seth of McSherrystown, PA; mother-in-law Janice Jennings Harris of Flatwoods, WV; sisters-in-laws and brothers-in-laws Keith and Cindy Livesay of Finksburg, Crystal Harris of Hanover, PA, Robert and Sherlia Harris of Flatwoods, WV, Colette Harris of Rock Cave, WV, Johnny and Cheryl Fox of Hackers Valley, WV, John and Candace Wimmer of Napier, WV, Rodney and Jane Harris of Manchester; and his loving extended family and work family.
He was predeceased by his parents; son Michael A. Spence; and father-in-law John R. Harris.
Family received friends at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Flatwoods Road, Flatwoods, WV 26621 from 12-3 p.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018. Funeral Services followed visitation at 3 p.m. in the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Eric Veltre officiating. Internment then followed in the High Knob Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Richard’s name to the American Cancer Society, 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
Memories and Condolences can be expressed to the family at stockert-paletti.com.


Kenneth Lane Hacker
Kenneth Lane Hacker, 72, of Brush Camp Road, Exchange, WV passed away November 6, 2018. He was born August 5, 1946, Sutton WV son of the late Arthur Hacker and Thelma (Burke) Hacker. Also preceding him in death was father-in-law Edgar Fincham, and brothers, Ralph, Lanta and Vance Hacker.
He is survived by mother in law Mae Fincham of Exchange, WV and wife, and the love of his life, Barbara Hacker whom he married on October 2, 1967 and spent 51 years together. Also surviving are sons Preston Lane Hacker and wife Anna of Fairmont, WV, Shawn and wife Ashley Hacker and children Alice Hacker and Ivan Hacker of Exchange, WV, Ryan Hacker and wife Chelsey of Exchange, WV; daughter, Loretta Alice Thayer and husband Allen and children Samantha, Robert, and Lilly of Fayetteville, NC; brothers, Gene Hacker and wife Midge of Exchange, WV, Darrell Hacker and wife Peggy of Creston, WV, Roger Hacker of Exchange, WV, Tom Hacker and wife Vada of Exchange, WV, Zendle Hacker and wife Vickie of Exchange, WV, Ronnie Hacker and wife April of Weston, WV; sisters, Reva Evans and husband Bob of Sutton, WV, Barb Cogar and husband Edward “Cub” of Palestine, WV, Laura “Cat” Boggs and husband Gary of Exchange, WV, Thelma “Chub” and husband Jerry of Exchange, WV; grandchildren, Anthony Hacker Wife Andrea, and children Gabe, Dean and Marcus Hacker, Joe Richards, Shane Hacker and wife Amber. Also surviving are many beloved nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Kenneth worked for the United States Postal Service and carried the mail from Sutton to Cedarville. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and would drive all night from Ohio just to be able to hunt with his brothers. Above all, he loved his family and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the family at 863 Brush Camp Road, Exchange, WV 26619.
Family received friends at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Flatwoods Road, Flatwoods, WV 26621 from 11-1 p.m. on Saturday, November 10, 2018. Funeral Services followed visitation at 1 p.m. in the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Delmas Singleton officiating. Per Mr. Kenneth Lane Hackers request Cremation will follow funeral services and interment and graveside services were held at a later date in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Bonnie, WV.
Memories and Condolences can be expressed to the family at stockert-paletti.com.


Larry Adam Frame
Larry Adam Frame, 44, of Birch River, WV passed away Friday, November 09, 2018 at Glenwood Park Retirement Village, Princeton, WV.
He was born September 18, 1974 in Birch River, WV, the son of Larry Joe & Zelma Marie Greathouse Frame.
He worked as a manager at Dollar Tree.
Larry is survived by his loving parents of Birch River, brother, Jeremy Joe Frame of Birch River; sisters, Amy Pierson (Allen) of Birch River, April Spinks of Summersville, WV; nieces, Tiffany Frame and Amber Frame; nephews, Paul Joseph Spinks and Darrian Matthew Spinks.
Graveside services were held at 12:00 noon, Monday, November 12, 2018 at Birch River Cemetery, Birch River with Rev. Larry Coffman officiating.
There was no visitation.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Frame family.


Gary Lee Mick
Gary Lee Mick of Strange Creek, WV, went to be with his Lord on November 8, 2018 at the age of 78 years old.
He was born on October 2, 1940, son to Wade Mick and Elsie Dobbins Mick of Wilsie, WV. Weighing less than two pounds when he was born, he was nicknamed “Pod”, a name that stayed with him throughout his life. His siblings included: Kenny Mick (deceased), Paul Mick (deceased) and Bill Mick.
On April 24, 1964, Gary married Clara Jean Rollyson, daughter to Vastel Rollyson and Marvis Stalnaker Rollyson. Their children included: Allen Wade Mick (deceased), Angela Dawn Mick (Greenlief) and Jason Gary Mick. Gary is also survived by his son-in-law, Russell Burton Greenlief and grandchildren: Troy Austin Greenlief and Gracie Jo Greenlief.
Gary retired from the Gilmer County Department of Highways and was a member of Charity Baptist Church. He was well-known as an avid gun and knife trader, as well as a fantastic storyteller. During the last years of his life, he spent his time making hand-crafted canes and walking sticks that he gifted to friends and community members.
Funeral service was at 1 P.M. Monday, November 12, 2018 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Dana Stalnaker officiating. Interment was in the Ramsey Cemetery, Lower Sleith.
Friends may called two hours prior to service.
Words of comfort and memories may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home which is honored to serve Gary’s family.


Steven Lee Richardson
Steven Lee Richardson, 40, of Ripley passed away November 8, 2018.
He was born April 9, 1978 in Summersville, WV.
He was a huge WVU football fan and loved to play on his Xbox.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Louise Richardson.
He is survived by sons, Jordan Richardson Wamsley and Nathanial Richardson; daughters, Faith Richardson and Ashlyn Richardson; several brothers and sisters.
A gathering of family and friends was from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, November 11, at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.
In keeping with Steven’s wishes, he was cremated following services.
Words of comfort and memories may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway, which is honored to serve Steven’s family.

Reverend Deborah Ann Friend
Reverend Deborah Ann Friend of 7612 Wellesley Drive, College Park Maryland 20740 died November 7, 2018 from complications due to multiple strokes.
Debbie was born on August 8, 1952 in Monroe MI, daughter of the late Robert Smith and Mildred Matievich. Debbie was a United Methodist pastor and had worked for The West Virginia Library Commission, IBM and many other companies.
She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Richard (Rick) A. Friend and her dogs Jake and Julie.
She was preceded in death by her mother Mildred Smith Matievich and father Robert Smith.
Debbie was an organ donor and donated her body to Anatomy Gifts to be used for education, which exemplified the spirit of giving that she had all of her life.
Debbie never met a stranger, and her sense of humor always brightened our days. She always took a keen interest in others, and touched hundreds of people’s lives through both her ministry and her day-to-day life.







 





 

 







 



 

 










 




 








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