LeRoy Cook, 62, of Gassaway, passed away Monday, January 26, 2015 at Braxton Memorial Hospital, Gassaway.
He was born July 27, 1952 in Sutton, the son of the late John Leonard & Mary Bernice Jarvis Cook. Also preceding him in death were his sisters, Carolyn S. Williford, Janice L. Miller and Mary Ann Botley.
LeRoy was a Construction Worker.
He is survived by his loving wife, Patricia Riffle Cook, son, David Lee Cook (Angela) of Cairo, WV, step-son, David Riffle of Huntington, WV, step-daughter, Tabitha Mays (Daniel) of Flatwoods, brothers, John D. Cook (Shirley), James W. Cook (Ann), Larry D. Cook (Anita), and Charles T. Cook all of Sutton, sisters, Norma J. Cook (Mitch) and Bobbie J. Barker both of Sutton, 7 loving grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Thursday January 29, 2015 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton with Rev. Dr. Allan Copenhaver officiating. Burial will follow at Camden Hill Cemetery, Sutton. Friends may call Wednesday January 28, 2015 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled to be serving the Cook Family.
Bernice Marie Stout
Bernice Marie Stout, 85, of Sutton, formally of Exchange, passed away on Jan. 19, 2015 at her residence.
She was born June 11, 1929 in Webster County, WV the daughter of the late Pliant Dick and Mae Hoover Roberts.
Bernice worked for 14 years at the former Elliott’s Drug Store in Sutton as a clerk. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Auldra McCoy “Bully” Stout, brothers; Boone, Paul, and Alden Roberts, sisters; Irene Roberts, Delma Hoover, Mary Lou Ward, and Alice Rodebaugh.
Her survivors include daughter and son-in-law Charlotte and Jay Chidester of Sutton, granddaughter; Ann Marie Chidester of Christiansburg, VA., .
Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton with Rev. Bryon Bukovesky officiating. Burial followed at Sutton Cemetery, Town Hill, Sutton . Friends called Thursday, from 11:00am until service time at the funeral home.
Family suggests donations to Hospice Care Corp. P.O. Box 323 Burnsville, WV 26335.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Stout/Chidester family.
Margel June Skidmore Hambrick
Margel June Hambrick, aged 80, died peacefully on January 15, 2015 at home in Marietta, after a valiant battle with cancer. June was born April 1, 1934 in Sutton, West Virginia, the daughter of Bailey Skidmore and Irene Fulks. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Doris Hopkins.
June thoroughly enjoyed flowers, decorating, Garden Club and being involved in her community. She graduated from Sutton High School and the Charleston School of Commerce. She attended Morris Harvey College and Marietta College where she furthered her education.
In 1958, June married the love of her life Herman Casto Hambrick, II, and they began their family. In addition to raising their three children she also taught computers at Washington Technical College and was employed at Pioneer Preschool, the Kroger Company Real Estate Department, Union Carbide and Logue & Schwartz Real Estate.
June was an active member of the Marietta First Baptist Church for over 50 years where she served on numerous boards and participated in several circles.
June is survived by her husband Herman Hambrick, II, of Marietta; sister, Karen Huffman (David); Brothers John Skidmore (Virginia) and Dan Skidmore (Suzanne) all of Sutton, West Virginia; sons, Herman (Kim) Hambrick, III of Fleming and John (Lydia) Hambrick of Marietta; and daughter, Lynn (David) Broughton of Marietta; grandchildren, Allison (Chris) Laumann, Elizabeth (Ryan) VanPelt, John Hambrick II, Mathew Hambrick, Joseph Broughton, Megan Broughton, Elena Donnelly, Carolyn Broughton and Carmen Donnelly; great-grandchildren, Georgia Laumann, Cooper Laumann and Austin VanPelt.
Marietta Visitation was held Saturday, January 17th at McClure Schafer Lankford Funeral Home from 2-4 and 6-8 with the service at 7:30pm.
Sutton Visitation was held Monday, January 19th at 1:00pm at Morrison United Methodist Church, Airport Road, Sutton, WV, where the funeral and graveside service was held begin at 2:00pm.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled to serve the Hambrick family.
Paul R. Morrison
Paul R. Morrison, 94, of Sutton, passed away peacefully at his home on December 20, 2014, after a long illness. He was born on June 15, 1920, in Newville, WV.
Paul was an Army Veteran of WWII and was previously employed with Penn Line. He began his employment with the Given Company in Sutton in 1950, recapping tires in the shop. From 1971 to 1982, he traveled throughout nine neighboring counties as a route salesman/truck driver. He became the President and General Manager in 1983 until 1989 when he retired upon the store’s closing. He also faithfully attended Sutton Baptist Church for many years.
He was an excellent provider and was known for his hard work and being an honest, kind-hearted man. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He enjoyed gardening with his wife, riding his four-wheeler and especially, spending time with his grandchildren.
Paul is preceded in death by his parents, Homer Stanley and Nell Morrison; sisters, Jane Lewis and Freda McQuain; and brother, Charles Morrison.
He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Anna Brown Morrison; daughter, Mildred Bennett (Gary) of Sutton; granddaughters, Staci Lynch (Nathaniel) of Sutton; Jasmine Bennett-Belknap (C.J.) of Morgantown; two great-grandchildren, Haylie Lynch and Liam Lynch; and sister, Rose Culp of Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday December 23, 2014 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton with Rev Allan Copenhaver officiating. Burial followed at Newville Cemetery, Newville, WV. Family received friends one hour prior the service at the funeral home.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled to be serving the Morrison family.