Virgil Ray Beckett, 54 - Millstone

Virgil Ray Beckett, 54, of Millstone, West Virginia, passed away January 26, 2010 at Minnie Hamilton Health System in Grantsville.

He was born in Braxton County, a son of the late Albert and Lizzie Bell Nutter Beckett.

Surviving are 4 sisters, Margaret Rush of Arnoldsburg WV, Evelyn Beckett of Orma WV, Ruth Rhodes of Mt. Zion WV, and Barbara Sue Taylor of Mt. Airy NC; one brother, Danny Beckett of Orma; his stepmother, Janice Beckett of Spencer; several step brothers and sisters; nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Missouri K. Nicholas and 2 infant sisters.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, February 2 at Stump Funeral Home, Arnoldsburg. Rev. Jacob Hersman will officiate. Interment will be in the Poling-Marks Cemetery at Millstone.

Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the services.