|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1920|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 26, 1984|
From the Beckley Post-Herald AND the Raleigh Register, Wednesday, March 29, 1984
Howard W. Shrewsbury, 64, of Crab Orchard, died Monday at 8:15 p.m. in a Richmond, Va., hospital of natural causes.
Born March 23, 1920, in Besoco, he was a son of the late George and Mattie Shrewsbury.
Mr. Shrewsbury was a 37-year resident of Raleigh County and was a Baptist. He was a coal miner, a construction worker and a World War II Army veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Lola Mae Shrewsbury; two sons, Dennis and Roger Shrewsbury, both of Crab Orchard; four daughters, Dorlia Cox, Jan Lacy, Judy Shrewsbury and Sylvia Sweeney, all of Crab Orchard; two sisters, Jane Rochell of Logan and Macie Church of Crab Orchard.
Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. in the Melton Mortuary chapel in Beckley with the Rev. Robert Combs officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park in Beckley with graveside rites conducted by the Sophia-Midway VFW Post 4326.
Friends may call today from 6 pm to 9pm.
Pallbearers will David Combs, Stanley Sweeney, Ronnie Long, Kenneth Rakes, Bob Milam and Jackie Cozart.
****NOTE: His sister Jane's name should have been spelled "Rockel"
George Washington Shrewsbury (1884 - 1950)
Mattie Haven Tolbert Anderson (1897 - 1965)
Amy Lee Buckland Shrewsbury (1925 - 1996)
Lola Mae Rakes Shrewsbury (1918 - 1986)*
Judy Shrewsbury Rogers (1954 - 1986)*
Witford Shrewsbury (1911 - 1981)**
Howard William Shrewsbury (1920 - 1984)
Macie Marie Shrewsbury Church (1927 - 2002)*
Mavis Jane Shrewsbury Rockel (1930 - 2003)*
Anna M. Tolbert Tucker (1934 - 2012)**
William Henry Anderson (1935 - 1983)**
Elsie Faye Anderson (1938 - 1993)**
Sunset Memorial Park
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Highlawn 18-34 Flat Section
Created by: Cherie Atkinson Clark
Record added: Dec 05, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12607510