The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


May 24, 2012

Obituaries - Thursday, May 24, 2012


— Paul Lilly

Paul Lilly, 61, of Robson, died May 13, 2012, in the Bowers Hospice House, Beckley.

A memorial service  for Paul was held May 18 in The House of Prayer, Page, with the Rev. Billy Raynes officiating.

In keeping with Mr. Lilly’s wishes he has been cremated.

Arrangements by Blue Ridge Funeral Home Beckley.

Cory Ryan Lovins

Cory Ryan Lovins, 15, of Fayetteville, died May 17, 2012, at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Born June 3, 1996, in Frankfurt, Germany, he was the beloved son of Roy Dewayne and Misty Dawn Riffle Lovins of Fayetteville.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Roy Lee Lovins; great-grandmother, Stella Riffle; uncle, William Curtis Riffle; great-grandfathers, Willard Lovins, Ernest Belcher, and Paul Detamore; and cousin, Austen David Lovins.

Cory was a student at Collins Middle School in Oak Hill. He was an avid wrestling fan and loved to fish, hunt and garden.

He was a Gold Star family member.

Cory loved watching his brother, Tracey, compete in his various sports events. Cory was his No. 1 fan.

No matter how Cory was feeling, he always put a smile on someone’s face.

Surviving: his parents, Roy and Misty Lovins; brother, Tracey Lamar Lovins at home; maternal grandparents, William and Kathleen Riffle of Fayetteville; paternal grandmother, Betty Lovins of Oceana; aunts and uncles, Brandon and Madonna Gilco of Oceana, Leann and Eddie Dominick of Pineville; cousins, Daniel Gilco, Jason Riffle, Casie Riffle, Madison Riffle, and Steven (Baronica) Dominick; maternal great-grandparents, Robert and Vera Riffle and Barbara Detamore; and paternal great-grandparents, Druzilla Belcher and Ruth Lovins; and a host of other family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, May 24, in the chapel at Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville, with Pastor William Wagner officiating.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements by Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

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