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Police seek West Side robbery suspect

Charleston police are searching for a man who allegedly held up a West Side grocery store just before noon Wednesday.

Lt. Shawn Williams of the Charleston Police Department said a man walked into the Fas-Chek supermarket on West Washington...

Christine M. Rankin

Christine Marie Reott Rankin, 64, of Lansing, died July 28, 2014. Ms. Rankin was cremated. There will be no visitation or service. Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Thomas E. Malone
Thomas E. Malone

Thomas Edmund Malone, 52, of Statts Mill, Ripley, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Genevieve and Thomas Malone, and brother, James G. Malone.

Tommy was a 1981...

Ollie H. Burford Jr.
Ollie H. Burford Jr.

Ollie Herndon Burford Jr., 84, of Charleston, passed away July 28, 2014, at CAMC Memorial Hospital after a long illness. He was born Nov. 5, 1929, to Ollie H. Burford Sr. and Lelia Boggess Burford, who preceded him in death.

In addition to his...

Linda "Lynn" G. Brown

Linda "Lynn" G. Brown, 64, of Charleston, died July 24, 2014, in Pikeville, Ky. Preston Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Nathan "Brother" King Jr.

Nathan Lee "Brother" King Jr., 56, of Holly Grove, passed from this life to the next on July 27, 2014. He was born July 27, 1958, and was the son of the late Nathan and Wanda King. Also preceding him in death were his sister, Veda White, and a brother,...

Merle F. Phalen
Merle F. Phalen

Mr. Merle F. "Grouch" Phalen, 79, of Hurricane, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 28, 2014.

Merle was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Hurricane. He enjoyed visiting his friends at Hurricane Senior Center and with his woodworking...

Connie L. Cochran
Connie L. Cochran

Mr. Connie Lee Cochran, 60, of Liberty, died at home on Monday, July 28, 2014, after a brave battle with cancer.

Connie was a devoted husband, father and member of his community. He was a Christian by faith and a devoted servant of Emma Chapel...

George H. Schartiger

George H. Schartiger, 90, of Summersville, died July 28, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at Waters Funeral Chapel, Summersville. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, at the funeral home.

Timothy J. Jarrell
Timothy J. Jarrell

Timothy Jewett Jarrell, 47, of Whitesville, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at his home after a sudden illness.

He was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents; two special uncles, Jerry and Shelby Jarrell; and several...

Bertha Scott

Mrs. Bertha Scott, 91, of Beckley, died July 27, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at Mount Zion Baptist Church, Beckley, with visitation beginning one hour prior. Arrangements entrusted to Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley.

Rosalie F. Buzzard

Rosalie Frances Buzzard, 74, of Huttonsville, passed away July 28, 2014. Mrs. Buzzard has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at Kimble Funeral Home, 18942 Seneca Trail, Marlinton.

Carl Rollins
Carl Rollins

Carrol "Carl" Vernon Rollins, 58, of Deer Park, Texas, passed away at his home on Sunday, July 27, 2014, after an extended illness.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Gary Scott Rollins Sr. of Deer Park, Texas. He is survived by his...

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