Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

January 27, 2013

Ishmel Lockhart

TAZEWELL, Va. — Ishmel Lockhart, age 85, of the Witten Valley community in Tazewell, Va., died Friday, January 25, 2013 at Clinch Valley Medical Center in Richlands, Va. Born October 10, 1927 in Buchanan County, Va., he was a son of the late Wilburn and Alta Jackson Lockhart.

He was a member of the Pisgah United Methodist Church. Mr. Lockhart retired from Consolidation Coal Company as a heavy equipment operator and was a member of the UMWA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Beulah Virginia Peery Lockhart; two sisters, Margie Musick and Ella Mae VanDyke; one brother, Albert Lockhart; five infant siblings; and a great-grandchild, Chance Mullins.

Survivors include three daughters, Virginia L. Nelson and husband, Jerry of Witten Valley in Tazewell, Va., Juanita L. Moore and husband, Tom of Hillsborough, N.C., and Shirley Phillips and husband, Danny of Thompson Valley in Tazewell, Va.; one sister, Beulah O'Quinn of Abingdon, Va.; five grandchildren, Jamie Reedy, T.J. Moore, Meagan Mullins, Ben Moore, and Sydney Phillips Youther; four great-grandchildren, Braxton, Chace, and Blake Reedy, and Bryson Moore; several nieces and nephews; and his caregivers, Betty Horne, Linda Reedy, and Faith Horne.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, January 28, 2013 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, Va. with the Reverend Barry Absher officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, Va. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-9 p.m., Sunday, January 27, 2013.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be directed to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 2680, Canton, OH 44720.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • James Gianato James Gianato

    KIMBALL — James Gianato, age 87, of Kimball, WV, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short Illness.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin

    LERONA — On July 25, 2014, Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin, 84, was called home to be with Jesus and reunite with her precious Ronald.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Douglas W. Jenkins Douglas W. Jenkins

    PRINCETON — Douglas W. Jenkins, 90, of Princeton formerly of Lashmeet died Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Princeton Health Care Center.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • James “Jake” Jackson Jr. James “Jake” Jackson Jr.

    BLUEFIELD, Va. — James “Jake” Jackson, Jr. age 65 of the Mudfork community in Bluefield, VA went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Maycel Lee Nowlin Maycel Lee Nowlin

    PRINCETON — Maycel Lee Nowlin of Old Oakvale Road in Princeton, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marjorie Price Gibson

    NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. — Marjorie Price Gibson, age 94 of North Tazewell, VA died Friday, July 25, 2014 at Heritage Hall Health Care in Tazewell, VA.

    July 27, 2014

  • James Gianato James Gianato

    KIMBALL — James Gianato, age 87, of Kimball, WV, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short Illness.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Donnette Hall Donnette Hall

    BURKES GARDEN, Va. — Donnette Hall age 73 of Burkes Garden, VA, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kirby Winfred Cole

    WHITEWOOD, Va. — Kirby Winfred Cole, age 80 of Whitewood, Virginia passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014 in a local Richlands Hospital following a lengthy illness.

    July 27, 2014

  • Hazel Stovall

    PRINCETON — Hazel Stovall, 85, of Princeton died Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.

    July 27, 2014