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Winfield officials reconsider proposed annexation

WINFIELD — Winfield officials are reconsidering their effort to increase their city’s size by 40 percent.

At a meeting Tuesday evening, City Council members discussed reducing the proposed 651-...

Funerals for: October 15, 2014

Ash, Carroll L. 11 a.m., Tyler Mountain Funeral Home, Cross Lanes.

Bowen, A.J. 7 p.m., Hafer Funeral Home, Elkview.

Boyce, Elzie W. 2 p.m., Fairview Cemetery, Nettie.

Canterbury, Tonia L. 11...

Donald Lee Kessler

Sergeant Major (Ret.) Donald Lee "D.Lee" Kessler, 82, of St. Albans, went home to be with the Lord on Oct. 14, 2014 at his home after a sudden illness.

D.Lee was born Oct. 7, 1932 in Quinwood. He was preceded in death by his father, Aus Kessler; ...

Gloria Belle Smith

Gloria Belle Jackson Smith, 69, of Barboursville, died Oct. 14, 2014. Service will be 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, at Henson & Kitchen Mortuary, Barboursville.

Mary M. Campbell

Mary M. Campbell, 82, of Charleston, passed away Oct. 14, 2014 at Broadmore Memory Care, Teays Valley. Bartlett Burdette Cox Funeral Home, Charleston, is serving the Campbell family.

John Darrow Nutter

John Darrow Nutter, 71, of Powellton, died Oct. 13, 2014. He was born July 30, 1943 in Powellton and was the son of the late John Mack and Dollie Gladys Marie Nutter. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Emma "Woodie" Nutter.

John was a...

Ethel Rader

Ethel Rader, 97, of Annamoriah, died Oct. 13, 2014. Service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

John Eric Rhom
John Eric Rhom

John Eric Rhom, 59, of Shelby, N.C., passed away Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center. A native of McDowell County, N.C., he was born Nov. 8, 1954, son of the late Donald Franklin and Betsy Carrigan Rhom. He was a member of Mount ...

James R. Lilly Jr.

James Richard Lilly Jr., 84, of Milton, died Oct. 13, 2014. Service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, at St. Timothy's In-the-Valley Episcopal Church, Teays Valley. Arrangements by Henson & Kitchen Mortuary, Barboursville.

Lawrence E. Harris

Lawrence E. Harris, 91, of Rainelle, died Oct. 13, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at Smathers Funeral Chapel, Inc., Rainelle. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the funeral chapel.

Alexandria Burdette

Alexandria Burdette, 2-year-old daughter of Sarah Burdette and Trevin Elam, died Oct. 7, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor Chapel, Beckley.

Terry Lee Siers
Terry Lee Siers

Terry Lee Siers, 66, of Normantown, passed away Oct. 13, 2014 at CAMC Memorial Hospital.

She was born April 30, 1948 in Charleston, a daughter of the late Charlton Frederick Osborne and Elaine Cozetta Carney Osborne. She was a graduate of Poca...