The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


March 7, 2012

Obituaries - Thursday, March 8, 2012


Darrell ‘Jay’ Shrewsbury

Darrell “Jay” Shrewsbury, 63, of Scarbro, died Feb. 29, 2012.

Jay was born May 3, 1948, at Fayetteville, the son of the late Noah Shrewsbury and Reba Farris Shrewsbury. He also was preceded in death by brothers, Cletis Shrewsbury, and Connie Gene Shrewsbury, and by a nephew Paul M. Shrewsbury Jr.

He was a former coal miner.

Surviving: his children, Darrell Shrewsbury and his wife, Jennifer, of Cool Ridge, Reba Smith and companion John Helms of Fayetteville, Crystal Meadows of White Oak, Joseph T. Shrewsbury and fiancée Krystal Loy of Pennsylvania, and Carol Shrewsbury of Minden; brothers and sisters, twin sister Bonnie Stump of Beckley, Rita Kelly of Hilltop, Paul Shrewsbury Sr. of Crab Orchard, David Shrewsbury of Beckley, and Danny Gene Shrewsbury of Beckley; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Services were March 5 at Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home in Beckley.

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Arrangements by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, Beckley.

Betty Jean Gregory Sutphin

Betty Jean Gregory Sutphin, 78, of Oak Hill, died Feb. 27, 2012.

Born April 5, 1933, at Webster Springs, she was the daughter of the late James Currence and Effie Hamrick Gregory. Betty also was preceded in death by 10 brothers and sisters.

She was a homemaker.

Surviving: sons, Allen L. Sutphin and wife Patricia of Webster Springs and Mikell Sutphin of Austin, Texas; daughter, Trish King of Oak Hill; brothers, Clinton K. Gregory of Dayton, Ohio, and Madison R. Gregory of Webster Springs; grandchildren, Stephanie King of Oak Hill, Wesley King of Jacksonville, Fla., and Jason Sutphin of Salem, Va.; and a great-granddaughter, Kaylee Sutphin of Salem, Va.

Funeral services were March 1 at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill with Rev. David Sneed officiating. Burial was at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, Oak Hill.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

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