The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


March 19, 2014

Obituaries — Thursday, March 20, 2014


Gail Martin

Gail Martin, 51, of Nallen, died March 2, 2014, at her home following a long illness.

Gail was born April 7, 1962, in Webster County, the daughter of the late Larry and Patricia Darlene Clevenger Gearheart.

Gail was a homemaker.

Surviving: her husband, Jennings Martin of Nallen; daughter, Winona Marie Ward and husband Johnnie of Nallen; son, Donavan Frankln Williams and wife Heather Leighann of Summersville; sisters, Jeletta Gearheart of Vermont, Debra Gearheart of California and Angela Holly of Nallen; brothers, Larry Gearheart of Vermont and John Woods of Richwood; and two grandchildren.

Memorial service was held March 14 at the Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ansted.

By her request her body was cremated.

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Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, Ansted.

James (Bert) Miller Sr.

James (Bert) Miller Sr., 92, of Oak Hill, died March 15, 2014, at Veteran's Administration Medical Center, Beckley.

Born July 12, 1921, at Sipsey, Ala., he was the son of Elbert Lester and Barbara Ann Arron Miller. His first wife, Pauline Miller; his second wife, Helen Miller; and a son, Gary Allen Miller, also preceded him in death.

Mr. Miller retired as chief electrician at Milburn Colliery Company.

He was a member of Crossroads Apostolic Holiness Church at Bradley and a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II.

Surviving: his wife, Agnes Cook Miller; sons, James “Jimmy” Miller and his wife, Margaret, of Scarbro, Troy Miller of Cottondale, Ala., Barry Miller and his wife, Pam, of Sevierville, Tenn.; daughters, Barbara Crisco and husband James of Mooresville, N.C., and Margaret Honaker and husband Ed of Davidson, N.C.; 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were March 19 at Crossroads Apostolic Holiness Church, Bradley, with Rev. Roger Frye and Rev. David Christman officiating. Burial followed at High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill, with military rites conducted by VFW Post #3110.

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Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

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