The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


May 15, 2013

Obituaries — Thursday, May 16, 2013

Garry Lee Barton

Garry Lee Barton, 65, of Oak Hill, died May 11, 2013, at his home.

Born Feb. 19, 1948, at Oak Hill, he was the son of the late Arnold Lee and Anna Lea Amick Barton.

He was retired from Kroger where he worked as a stock clerk.

Garry was a graduate of Collins High School in Oak Hill, and a U.S. Air Force veteran.

Surviving: sister, Melinda Angius of Oak Hill; nephew, Derek Angius of Sand Branch; great-nephews, Jace and Landon Angius, and a great-niece, Tayla Angius, all of Sand Branch

Funeral services will be on Thursday, May 16, at 2 p.m. at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill, with Rev. Ralph Shupe officiating. Burial will be at High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill, with military graveside rites by Oak Hill VFW Post No. 3110, Oak Hill.

Friends may call one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Michael Allen Behler

Michael Allen Behler, 57, of Scarbro, died May 12, 2013, at Plateau Medical Center.

Born Aug. 5, 1955, at Alameda Calif., he was the son of the late Phillip Behler and Audrey (Kehler) Behler.

Mike proudly served his country in the United States Navy on the USS Independence.

Mike graduated from Penn State University with a bachelor’s degree in microbiology. For several years, he worked with the United States Department of Agriculture in Beltsville, Md., as a microbiologist.

Surviving: his partner of 23 years, David Athen Bryant of Scarbro; brothers, Anthony Behler of Fayetteville, and Christopher Behler of Tamaqaua, Pa.; sisters, Kellee Klintop and husband Jeff of Allrightsville, Pa., and Lisa Stabler and husband Fred of Newringgold, Pa.; several nieces and nephews; and many friends.

Funeral service will be at High Lawn Funeral Home Chapel, Oak Hill, at 2 p.m. on Thursday, with Rev. Lum Toney officiating. The family will receive friends from noon until time of service.

Burial will follow in Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, Oak Hill.

Online condolences may be sent to

Arrangements by High Lawn Funeral Home Chapel, Oak Hill.

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