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Bluefield Daily Telegraph (Newspaper) - May 28, 1966, Bluefield, West Virginia 2 Bluefield doily Telegraph saturday May 28, 1966state Lions will hold convention Here next year melders receive award Bluefield will be the Silt of next years weel Vernia District convention of Lions International president Lacy Edwards announced during t h e Bluefield Lions club s Friday luncheon meeting at the a est virginian hotel a pit convention will be Early a tune. Edwards related. Edwards. Incoming president Lindsay Dula and past District governor George Morton represented Bluefield at the state convention at Fairmont last week and gave j report to the Olito Friday. Visitation award at the convention the Blue a Field Lions were awarded the District visitation award for having made More inter club visits than any other club in the also announced t h e j installation dinner and dance of i the ladies auxiliary of the Lions cud. Scheduled Friday. June 3. At 6 30 . At the West virginian hotel. The Lons club has been invited. He presented two old m o awards during the meet i log. They went to Earle Wood for 25 years service and to Dan Wells for is years sender. Italian love song weather of to his a rain is expected today in the Atlantic states from Southern new England to Floruta and in the Gulf states. The forecast for the Rocky Mountain Region also Calls for rain. It a wire photo deeds filed at courthouse six property transfers and two applications to wed were filed in the Mercer county courthouse weather rented by Tux Concord College students Robert Tibbs a Sophomore. And Diane Arrington a freshman Tibbs Sang an italian love song. Quot lung a c a r o Bene a and miss Arrington pro-1 wow tided accompaniment at the piano were Jean m. And r. E Gerdetz to j. W. And Kathleen f Mitchell. Tract in Beaver Pond District .400 Ruth Shrewsbury to Delores Manning part of lot i Section the program was arranged by 9. Roundhouse addition. Prince the membership and class fica ton. >4.350. B and Cecil Davis to Roger d. And Fay Graham tract in Rock District. Hoo. S. Kenneth and Ida Mae Bailey to t. B. Echols or. Lot 336. Lilly Horn elites addition Princeton $2,500 George h. And Mary Stella Harrison to Francis and Julia j. No Issei. Tract in Beaver Pond District $6,500. Fred Butner it a1, to Robert Lee sink tract in Rock d i it strict. $2,500. Appl cat on to wed were filed by Larry Robert Williams of Waverly. O. And Susan Delane Hopkins of Bluefield. Clarence Andrew Mitchell and Eleanor Godfrey of Bluefield. Lion committee of which Joy Emerson is chairman other guests were h. L. Tilton of Charleston who was a guest of Doug Lucas. i to Locke a Sophomore at Concord and Jane Meadows pianist Young widow is indicted Marion ind. A a Young Marion widow and a Man she told authorities was her Lover were indicted Fric Foy a f1 degree murder charge in the mothers Day dismemberment a Laving of the woman a husband. Indicted by the Grant Cownty grand jury were Edith Louisa Schmidt. 25, and Glenn Stewart to. In May 8. Schmidt a body chopped into rive pieces was found in the basement of the Schmidt Home last sunday. 12-hour manhunt but Stewart captured tuesday ofter a 12-hour manhunt in Arkansas swamps was reported resisting extradition in Indiana to face arraignment scheduled for next tuesday. Stewart declined to six a waiver of extradition. Sheriff k w. Stevenson of Arkadelphia ark., said. However the sheriff a Aid a the May sign it. I just done to the factory worker Mam Tams he is innocent of Schmidt s death but mrs. Schmidt Toto authorities they had plotted her he Sands murder 48 hours poor to his death. $50 debt she bad said earlier that Stewart had killed him Over a $50 debt forced her to watch her husband being dismembered and then took her and her two children on a four state terror trip. The woman reported her Hue bands slaying last sunday to Sparta. Tenn. Authorities after Ahe and the children left Stewart and took a bus to her Parent a Home near there. She said they fled from Stewart while he slept in their broken Down car in Arkadelphia. Mrs. 9chmidt then returned voluntarily to Marion where authorities said she changed her a tory. A a $15,000 damage suit filed by newsboy Charleston map a newsboy who claims he was fired at by a customer from whom he was planning to collect filed a $15,000 damage suit in common pleas court Here Friday the suit was filed in behalf of Robert Gandy. To. Ai Charleston by Nis father Phil m. Gandy named defendant is Ivan r. Lee of Charleston. The action claims that Lee fired at the boy from what is believed to be a gun. Striking him in the face Date of the alleged incident is listed As March 24. British pilots lured to . London a the lure of higher pay. Quicker advancement and better working conditions in the United states has reached into the ranks of British a Rune pilots. More than too pilots have applied for jobs with american air firms and a London office said Friday applications still Are coming in. An America staff of interviewers will examine the pilots next week. Short of staff the raid on British flying Tai ent May create serious problems for airlines in the United kingdom. A British european airways spokesman said the airline already is Short of staff and needs 150 new pilots which 90 now Are in training the Cost of training borne by the line amounts to from $8,400 to $11,200. A Pilot is free to quit on three months notice. Men leaving the armed forces do not necessarily fill the Bill aviation sources say. A supersonic Jet Pilot is not always the Man to Fly commercial Craft they add starting salary american lines in advertising for pilots in British magazines offer Young men a starting salary of $6,600. Rising to $10,500 after a year. These terms Are for pilots of 21 to 35 who have 1,000 flying hours and a commercial License or service equivalent. A flier of 21 in Britain is unlikely to earn mud More than $4,760. Ceilings for senior captains illustrate the wide even further in the United states they can draw As much As $33,600. Tops in Britain Are half that. British pilots Are needed in the United states airline people say because the lines there Are expanding too fast for the american labor Market to fill toe Bill. In addition the common language is already an asset and the United states has a generous View toward British immigrants making visas fairly easy to obtain. By the associated pre High Low or Albany Cloudy 83 48 Albuquerque Clear 86 47 atlantean Cloudy in 65 86 Bismarck Clear 88 45 Bluefield. Rain 68 57 .30 Boise Cloudy 83 55 Boston Cloudy 86 80 Buffalo Cloudy 82 34 Chicago Clear 87 61 Cincinnati Clear 76 57 # # Cleveland Cloudy 84 34 Denver Cloudy 78 to .01 Des Moines Cloudy 88 58 Detroit Cloudy 87 54 Fairbanks Cloudy 58 39 # g fort Worth Clear 83 39 Helena Cloudy 85 to Honolulu Cloudy 87 to Indianapolis Clear 87 57 a Jacksonville rain 80 86 .37 Juneau Cloudy 48 34 Kansas City Cloudy 89 82 # # los Angeles Cloudy 88 37 a v Louisime Clear 84 34 Memphis Clear 83 62 Miami Clear is 72 .75 a. Clear 68 38 new Orleans Cloudy 85 65 now York. Rain 82 65 .02 Tala qty. Cloudy 85 58 Omaha Cloudy 90 87 Philadelphia rain 77 63 t Phoenix Clear 99 60 a Pittsburgh Cloudy 84 524 a Tod Mccloudy 73 49, a tend Ore., Clear 84 39, rapid City Clear 79 49 Richmond rain 75 63 .17 St. Louis Clear 85 63 Salt la City. Cloudy 98 be san Diego Cloudy 68 80. So fran., Cloudy 55 5 2 Seattle Clear 57 3t7 .13 Tampa Clear 88 to ii Washington rain 79 67 .11 program set at Matoaka Rev. Donald Elliott pastor of Matoaka pentecostal holiness Church will preach the baccalaureate Sermon to the 1906 graduating class of Matoaka daughters one i school sunday at la . Rev. Swecker succumbs at 87 Middleton my. It a it Rev. Kent Dudley Swecker a retired methodist minister Aho had served churches in Maryland Virginia and West Virginia for nearly 40 year died in a nursing Home Here Friday. He was 87 a native of Dunmore w. Va., he was for nearly 20 years a Steward in his local Church. At the age of 33 he resigned his Job As a Rural Moil Carrier and at half his former salary entered the ministry. Food froze he covered his first charge of nine churches on horseback leaving before Daylight and returning Home after dark. During the hard Allegheny Winter the fond in his Saddle hag often froze before he ate it. Swecker held pastorate in Greenville Peterstown Huntersville. Blue sulpher. Leveton and Frankfort in West Virginia Fairfield. Sudley mount Crawford and Covington in Virginia and Colesville. Potomac and new Market in Maryland. He retired at new Market in 1949. In 1907 he married the former miss Margaret b Campbell of Highland county va., and damage continued from Page one country club to be open monday Bluefield country club will be open monday. Memorial Day for the convenience of members and their guests. The Chih will open at to . Bluefield daily Telegraph kit Ablam Siwwi Al a Najr morning by the Delly Telegraph printing co 412 blend Street. Bluet fld. W. It. Member or the associated press which in excl telvely entitled to Tho ate or publication of Ell n dispatch credited to this paper and a Leo the local new published therein subscription rates by Carrier daily and sunday we per week by Mal in first and second tones and til of West Virginia per year. Rates to Ether Sones furnished on application. Member audit Bureau circulation. Advertising representative a the Oats Agency inc. Boy arrested in knife wounding a 16-year-old Mercer county boy was taken into custody Friday afternoon at Arista in con Nocturn with the knife wounding of a spams Burg Man Robert Bell thursday night. State police said they became embroiled in a fight Over a knife at Belles heme. He suffered an Cut they said he remained under treatment Al memorial Hospital in Prince ton Friday night where his condition was considered satisfy car tory. Tho juvenile remained in custody last night troopers Gary Slater and Dan Shade invest gated. A 1953 Model Auto driven by a 17-year-old it. 3 Bluefield girl and a 1962 Model Auto driven by Charles w. Whittaker also of re. 3. Damages were estimated at $850, and the juvenile was cited for failure to keep her vehicle under control. She and a 16-year-old it. 3, Bluefield girl suffered minor injuries state police said. The other person injured was two year old Maili Shrader a passenger in an Auto driven by Elizabeth j. Melvin 19 of Oak Vale. That ran off i. 20 near the intersection of it. 460. At near Princeton at 1 30 ., a Tate police reported. No charges were filed. They said the baby boy was not seriously Hurt. Three Altos cold de in two separate accidents on a curve at Bramwell at 3 45 pm state police said a 1984 Model Auto driven by i amp or Wright 44. Of Princeton was in collision with a 1384 Model Auto driven by Dwight Graves. 18. Of Freeman on a curve on Sec. 20-3 five minutes later before the autos could be moved a 1958 Model Auto driven by William Donald Henry 46, of Pocahontas. Va., was in collision with the Wright Auto. Damages totalled $350. According to state police estimates. East of Princeton damages of $200 resulted from the collision of two autos at the intersection of it. 460 and of. 20 East of Princeton at 11 30 . The autos were driven by Dorothy Miller 42, of Brickton and Rondle Shelton 26. Of Princeton. The thursday night wreck involved Aik of driven by Foster 31. Of Coshocton Ohio and John Ray Halderman 20. Of Wooster. Ohio. They met almost head on and Halderman was charged with failure to keep right of Center police said. Or Bluefield. Damages estimated at $550 results from the collision of a 1962 Model Auto driven by Helen e. Watson 61. If 3031 Cumberland Road Bluefield with a parked Auto owned by Jim Bailey a patrolman with the Bluefield police department. Bailey a Auto was parked at Don Cark Pontiac inc. On Bluefield Avenue and the Watson woman was forced off the Street by a truck after rite had driven into the right Lane preparatory to timing Olith onto sprue Street police said. Damages of $400 resulted from the collision of a 1965 Model Auto driven by Paul e. Morris of Washington Street and a 1961 Model Auto driven by a 16-year-Oid it. 2 Bluefield boy at the intersection of Washington Street and Elmwood Avenue at u 40 am. The program beginning with the processional Quot and circumstance a Aud ending with the Benediction by Oma Boyles and the recessional will be conducted in the High school auditorium. Rev. Elliott s topic will be a a seek and be shall the Matoaka High glee Chib directed by mrs. Bonnie Honaker will sing a the lord is my Shepherd Quot and �?�0 sacred head now Theda Jenkins will give the invocation and Jimmy Akers will be in charge of the devotional. Joyce Beggs and Sandra Shrewsbury will be Ushers for the class. Diane Godfrey will be usher for the speaker. Ushers for the audience will be Gail Ford. Sandra Blankenship. Brenda Atwood and Nancy Clark. A a a a a answer filed by steel firm Wheeling api u. S. Steel corp. Filed an answer Friday to a $48 million suit charging that it induced a Cable Mam facture to breach its contract with Wheeling steel corp. U. S. Steel and the manufacturer Triangle conduit a Cable co. Of Nev Bailiwick n. J., replied that the contract was invalid. In answers filed in Ohio county circuit court they sad the contract a unreasonably restrained interstate Trade and Wheeling asked $12 million compensatory damages and $36 million punitive damages from u. S. Steel and $12 million compensatory damages from Triangle. A Wheeling spokesman said Wheeling supplied Triangle with pipe and coupling for Over 30 years in december. 1953, the spokesman said the two Firma signed a 10-year Supply contract. Wheeling charged that u. S. Steel brought about a breach of the contract and then supplied Triangle with similar products. Deaths and funerals whom died in infancy. Mrs. Swecker died in i960. 2 daughter survivors include two Daugint ti1 ters mrs. William l. Johnson mrs. Bertha Henderson funeral services for m r s. Bertha Henderson of Tidewater. Near Kimball in Mcdowell county will be conducted at i . Sunday at Tidewater elementary school with Rev. H. L. Wade and Rev. William Turner officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove cemetery at Bluewell friends May Call at Sinkford Rich acteon funeral Home k e a atone after 5 . Today. A native of Elkhorn daughter of the late Lloyd and Lottie Scruggs Dennis she died monday in a Welch Hospital after a Long illness. Survivors include her husband Charles Henderson of Tidewater three Stepsons Louis Henderson of Cohut Xis Ohio Harbert Henderson United states army in Germany. Charles Henderson address unknown two Sisters Corone Dennis of new York n. Y., and mrs. Hastine Haskins of red House. A. One brother. Lawrence Dennis of Keystone two half Sisters mrs Loretta Mack of Carswell and mrs. Rosetta Christian of Maybeury three half Brothers James Harvey of Newark n. J., Holston and Raymond Harvey of Keystone. Pallbearers will be Clarence of Wilmington. Del., and mrs. Clifford h. Watkins or. Of new Market. My. Two grandsons and two great granddaughters. A funeral service tentatively is scheduled at the Faulkner funeral Home in Frederick md., at a time to be set later. Burial will be in Dunmore w. A. 3 counties get Federal Grants Washington api Sens Jennings Randolph and Robert c. Byrd do. Va., announced Friday the office of economic Opportunity has approved Grants totalling $83,751 to three West Virginia organization. The Grants and projects include $81,641 to the Wyoming county Community action programs inc., for establishment of a clothing Center and three Community centers. $19,890 to the Lewis county Community action association for development Sod coordination of an Antipoverty program. $2,220 to the Webster county development Council for an eight Day summer Camp for disadvantaged children. The two senators also announced the Ogo has allocated $396,664 to the West Virginia mental health department. The holds will be used to sponsor a Foster grandparents program for 208 mentally retarded Aid emotionally disturbed children. Whittle resigns continued from Page one . Steel stirs up idled ovens new York a u. S. Steel corp sad Friday it is reactivating about 80 Coke ovens at its Lorain. Ohio works because of High demand for steel. Coto. Made from Cool is the chief fuel for steel blast furnaces. The company said the ovens should be in production in five or six weeks. Other Coke ovens at Lorain were reactivated earlier this year. Insurance boost will be studied Charleston a pub lie hearing is scheduled by the $540,000 capita state insurance commissioner Here next thursday on a proposed 18 per cent fire insurance increase Tor West Virginia Homes and their contents. The rate increase request was filed by the went Virginia rating Bureau. A it. And others indicated the Resig nation came As a Surprise to them. Director Fred Simon said he was surprised when he Learned of whittles resignation Friday. Asked if he regretted whittle leading the City at this time Simon said a yes a in a Way. A was a capable City manager. It was his decision a be made up his director Lewis Cook said a was not surprised a because i was expecting asked if he thought whittle was a capable City manager Cook answered a a yes so Lar As i director Henry Webb said it came As Quot a Complete Surprise to him. �?�1 did no to know until Friday. And in a sorry to see it a whittle is a capable City director John Wilkinson said he a Felt whittle was going to resign. He was t too Happy on the Job. By so far As i know there is no hard feelings or friction Between Board members and Many changes there have been Many changes since whittle became City manager and in which he participated. They include t h e proposed Public housing project the Urban renewal program the improvement Bond Issue which resulted in construction of the new Mercer Street Bridge flood control impoundment on upper Union Street a new retaining Wall on Princeton Avenue construction of a storm Drain in the West find and on College Avenue the comprehensive downtown Survey and the Mitchell stadium lights. Wattle a native of Roanoke was eco vested in the Public a shools there and he obtained an a. B. Degree from Washington and Lee Aud an . Degree from eels Institute of local and state government tooted. Wharton graduate division of the the former chief executive University of Pennsylvania was described by an aide As i he was a student intern for feeling Fine and had experienced j the town of South Boston a. Dore Brown. William Terry George scale. Alex Amerson. Arthur we Ilion Fla St us Harris and Steve gravely. W. H. Baij funeral services for w. H. Harvel Ball 86, of Speedway will be conducted at 2 30 pm today at Speedway methodist Church with Rev Keith Brown and Rev. Joe Young officiating. Burial will follow in the Reat Haven memorial Park. Princeton. He was a retired Farmer and school bus Driver for tha Mercer county Board of education. He was born in Hill top. The son of the late w. P. And Sara Pettrey Baal. Survivors include his wife Sailie Keaton Ball of the Home three sons Homer Ball of Athens. Kenneth Ball of Speedway and Jimmy Bau of Lenora four daughters. Mrs. Robert Brigit and or. Robert right of Princeton. Mrs. Robert Bishop of Cleveland Ohio and mrs. i in Bob fort of Tazewell va., and 16 grandchildren he la also survived by a sister Georgia Pettrey of Myrtle Beach s. C., and two Brothers. Fred Ball of Speedway and Zed Ball of Pineville. Pallbearers will be or. Charles Lane Leslie Kessinger. Fred Phillips Jimmy Mayberry. E. L. Rutherford Robert Kes Singer. G. W. Keatley and Glen Lucas. Flower bearers will be the members of the Speedway methodist Church women a society of Christian service. The body will be moved to the Church one hour prior to the services. Thomas Godsey funeral services for Thomas William god soy 65, of 424 Fairmont St Bluefield will be conducted sunday at 3 . At Hawkins funeral Home Chapel Bluefield. Or. U. E. Wills will officiate and burial will follow to Monte Vista Park cemetery bom in Bluefield he was a son of the late Charles William Godsey and Kitty Barber Godley. A was the husband of mrs Nell Collins Godsey and was a retired employee of Cole baking company. A he was a member of Trinity methodist Church. Bluefield elks xxi be 269 and masonic Lodge 160 in Bluefield. He died thursday at to . In Bluefield sanitarium. In addition to his wife he is survived by one daughter. Mrs. Richard Torquato of Windber a one son. A sgt. Charles Godsey of Savannah. A. Two grandchildren one sister mrs. Virginia Tidwell of Bluefield friends May Call at the funeral Home after 4 . Saturday. Members of the masonic Lodge will have charge of graveside rites. Mrs. Cosby Nell funeral services for mrs. Cosby Bailey Nail. 94. Of of. I Bluefield va., Atta Valley will be conducted sunday at 2 . At Abb Valley Baptist Church. Rev. Ted Cook and Rev. Harold Russell will officiate and burial will follow in Grandview memory gardens. A native of Little Creek she was a daughter of the late Zack my Elizabeth Dillon Bailey she was a methodist and was the widow of Chark Neh who died in 1964. She died thursday at 2 55 . At her Home following a Long Illume survivors include tout daughter. Mrs. Clinton Kerley of Atlanta ga., mrs. George h. Go Lee pie of Abba Valley. Katherine Nell of the Home and mrs. George Hedrick of Nemours three sons. Richard Nell of Hollywood. Fla., Harry Monsey of Long Wand City n. And Johnny Munsey of Princeton two Sisters. Mrs. Julian Harman of Stuart va., and mrs. Elite Oechsl of Ashland 12 Naod Chat Dren and 15 great Grandc Howren. The body will be taken from Pocahontas va., Union funeral Home to the residence saturday at 4 ., and will be Token to the Church one hour prior to the services. Palf bearers Hyght Bailey be Orrid Bailey. Arthur Hawks Paul Hanley. Lee Harman Zack Harman and Challie Hawks. Members of the Church choir will carry Flowers. Ike Back at farm Gettysburg a. It a it Fanner president Dwight d. Eisenhower arrived Back at Las Gettysburg farm Friday after a three week stay in Walter Reed army medical Center at Wash William steel William Thomas Steele 83. Of swords Creek. Va., died Friday in a nursing Home in Meadow View. Va., following an illness of tour years. He had been a lifelong resident of Russell county and was a son of the late John Wesley and Melvinia Compton Steele of Russell county. He worked with the Norfolk and Western railway company in the made Tarence of Way department until ill health forced his retirement in 1947. He was also a member of the swords greek methodist Church. Survivors include his wife. Mrs. Maude Blankenship Steele of the Home five daughters mrs. Boothe Ball of Lebanon. Va., mrs. Jean Culberston of Castlewood. Va., mrs. Eleanor Caffi of Arlington va., mrs. Dorothy Moore of Cocoa Beach Fla., and mrs. Helen Wyatt of Auburndale Fla. Two sons James w. Steele of Santa Clara calif., Nudest. Steele of swords Creek 21 grandchildren and air it grandchild ret. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 . Sunday at the Hirst Scott funeral Chapel in Richlands with Rev. Peery Herndon and re. Francis Barton officiating. Burial will follow in Russell memorial cemetery to Lebanon. The body will remain at the funeral Home in Richlands. Mrs. Rith Watts funeral services for m r a. Ruth Hoard Walts 37. Of Detro. M ch., formerly of Princeton will be conducted saturday at i . At i. Calvary Baptist Church. Rev. T. M. Stevens will officiate and burial will follow to Lincoln Park cemetery at Greet Valley. She was the Daunter of mrs. Ooze h. Howard. She died tuesday in Detroit death was attributed to natural causes. The body will be Token Iron Soever mortuary. Princeton to the Church one hour prior to tha services. Pallbearers Wayne Henry George Allen Wardell Wikton Charles Beaman Joseph Clark James Pendleton j Arnee e. Pendleton to of Keuy Oville died thursday afternoon in a Princeton Hospital following a Aon illness he was resided in Mercer county the past 74 years and was a member of new Zion Baptist Church new Princeton. He wan the husband of Kite Thompson Pendleton. Additional survivors tooted four daughters mrs Moi lit roof let mid mrs. Emma Grume of Phoenix aria., mra. Mary Willis of Coquille ole., and mrs. Sally Holliday of Ronceverte four sons. Elks and Roy Pendleton of Kellysville. Franks pen Dean of Baltimore my and Boyd Pendleton of Princeton is grandchildren and seven great rancid Wren. Funeral services will be conducted sunday at 2 pm. At new Zion Baptist Church with Rev Fred Rinser officiating. Burial will follow to the crunch cemetery. Friends May Call at Johnston funeral Home of Oakvale after 2 . Saturday the body will be taken to the Hunch one hour prior to the services Thomas m. Reid or. Thomas Maynard Reid sr., a resident of Roanoke va., and a native of Mercer county died suddenly of a heart condition at his Home late Friday. He was an Engineer Tor t h e Norfolk Auld Western railway survivors include his wife mrs. Grace swim Reid of t h e Home three daughters mrs. To Cooper of Charlotte n. C., mrs Sandra Stafford and Caille Reid of Roanoke two sons Thomas m. Reid or. And Charles d. Reid of Roanoke two Sisters mrs. Florence Pendleton and mrs. Cora White of Princeton two Brothers Harry Reed of Princeton and Mckinley Reed of Roa nuke. Funeral service will be con ducted at Oakeyy a funeral Home in Roanoke monday at 11 30 with burial to Cedar Lawn Cern every at Roanoke Keity Cline Kelly Cline. 67, of Paynes Volle. Cited thursday at his Home following a Long illness born at Posey he a a son of the late George and Almena Webb Dune. He was the husband of mrs. Mary Christian Cline. Additional Surv rom meteor one daughter mrs. June Reed of Basto Ore brother Hobart Curie of Washington. D. Two half Brothers. Dennis Harper o Amigo and Mason Harper of Eccles two grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted saturday at la . At Rock Ridge Church of Christ near Paynes Lle. With Rev. Plenty Rowe officiating. Burial a Fol follow in Christian cemetery. The body has been taken from fanning funeral Home of Iaeger to the residence mrs. Dora Absher mrs. Dora Bell Absher 76. Of it. I Raven va., died Friday morning in a Richlands. Va., Hospital. She was the daughter of the late or. And mrs. John h. Dixon and was preceded to death by her husband James m. Absher. Survivors include five daughters mrs. P. Logwood or. Pros Ami mrs. I v i a fielder of Roanoke arms. And Bernard Adams. Women of Fannie Dye and mrs. Revs Des i the chord we carry Flowers. Rufus f. Shaw funeral services for Rufus Floyd Shaw 59. Pearisburg. A will be conducted today at 3 . At Graham funeral Home in Bluefield. A. Rev. Russell lows to her will Aff Date. Burial will follow in Maple Hill cemetery Bluefield. A. A native of Cooper in Mercer county he was a son of William r. And Amanda k. Shaw. He died thursday in route to Bluefield sanitarium victim of a heart attack. Two daughters mra. A. B. Stafford and mrs. W. D. Walker of Bluefield survive him. Pallbearers Fred Calvin and Leonard Walker Robert l. Harrison Claude Chambers Roy Fields and Cooper Stafford. Members of Circle 5, Grace methodist Church will carry Flowers. Mrs. Emma Davis mrs. Emma Zetta Davis of 411 3rd St., Princeton died Friday at 8 pm. At her Home following a Long illness. The body via taken to sealer mortuary. Funeral arrangements Are incomplete 2 Are continued from Page Hie no pain for the last several Days. Doctors said Eisenhower was suffering from an ailment associated with advancing age which can be painful at time. And had worked in the City managers office in Charlotte n c he was in naval service and had been promoted to a a tenant Junior Grade at the time of his separation from the Orv Lea Kins of Raven three sons James m. Absher of to them md., Troy b. Absher of Marion va., Donald b. Absher of Hamilton Ohio two Sisters mrs. Ada Newberry of Richlands and mrs. Pearl Dixon of Pilgrim Knob a. Two Brothers George Dixon of winding cd ref Dewey Dixon of Logan 21 grandchildren and to great grandchildren. The body will remain at Farmer funeral Home to Richlands pending arrangements. Randall Mtchell Randall Mitchell la of Davy died Friday afternoon in a Welch to nit a1 following a Long illness. The body a taken to fanning funeral Home of Welch. Funeral arrangement Cire by mrs. Zeffie Moye mrs. Z Affie Kelley Moye. 79 of Pearisburg va., died thursday afternoon in Giles memorial Hospital at Pearisburg. She was the widow of Perry soyt. Survivors include two brother George Kelley of Pearisburg and de Kelley of popular Hill a. One sister. Mrs. Mary Griggs of Anawalt seven grandchildren Aoa several Mecca and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 . Sunday at Givens funeral Home Chapel at Pearisburg with Rev. James Hankins officiating. Burial will follow in Bird Lawn burial Park in Pearisburg. The body will remain at the funeral Home until am Bour prior to a emcee. Chess Case it will tender a four year contract to the new superintendent thus binding the present minority after Richardson and Griffith leave office at the end of this year. Experts to serve in that connection. Board member Nestor said Friday he expects to serve out the remaining two Arri Oue Balf years of his term despite a newspaper report that he will soon a required to resign from the Board Board when he moves out of Block District and into East River District. State Law requires that no More than two county Board of education member May come from the same Magist Wifod District in a county. Walthall and Griffith Ore both fast River District residents. After Jan. I 1967, with Griffith off the Board Nestor said. Be can move into East River District without being disqualified from Nis seat. The two new Board members elected in the May to balloting came from Bluefield and Flat top thus reducing fast River representative to Ana on us new Board

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