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World-class chef settles in Bluefield for a taste of small-town living (video)
CHRIS DORST | Gazette-Mail
World-class chef settles in Bluefield for a taste of small-town living (video)

BLUEFIELD — At 61, Paris-trained Chef Kent Trebilcox has worked in fast-paced metropolitan restaurants literally the world over. These days, however, he and his pastry-chef wife, Lisa, can be found cooking up...

Maye Nutter Agee
Maye Nutter Agee

Maye Nutter Agee, 92, of South Charleston, died Aug. 21, 2015 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

Maye was a loving mother, wife, sister, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother. She taught elementary education at Rock Lake Village Elementary...

Maxine E. Pistoria

Maxine E. Pistoria, 95, of South Charleston, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015 at Golden Living Riverside, St. Albans, after a long illness.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Pistoria; daughter, Shirley Turley; and...

Franklin D. Stout

Franklin D. Stout, 82, of Frametown, died Aug. 21, 2015. Service will be 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

Terry Lewis Taylor
Terry Lewis Taylor

Terry Lewis Taylor, 62, of St. Albans, passed away peacefully into the arms of the Lord on Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 at Hubbard Hospice House West, South Charleston, surrounded by the ones he loved and those who loved him.

Terry was born at home on...

Ellen Ann Gregory

Ellen Ann Halstead Gregory, 76, of Cottontown, Tenn., died Aug. 20, 2015. Service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23, at White Funeral Home, Summersville, with visitation beginning one hour prior.

Estella Jones

Estella Casdorph Jones, 93, of Charleston, passed away Aug. 22, 2015 at Hubbard Hospice House. Arrangements by Cunningham-Parker-Johnson Funeral Home, Charleston.

Levi M. Mobley

Levi Marshall Mobley, 70, of Huntington, died Aug. 11, 2015. Burial with military honors will be 2:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery, Dunbar. Sympathies can be shared at

Gladys Cartmill Inman

Gladys Cartmill Inman, 83, of Holiday, Florida, passed away on August 19, 2015, surrounded by family. She was born to Jesse James and Lizzie Boutchyard Bradley in Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia. Gladys grew up in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania...

Ronald Trout
Ronald Trout

Ronald Brooks Trout, 90, of South Charleston, formerly of St. Albans, passed away August 20, 2015.

He was born August 26, 1924, in Gallipolis, Ohio, the son of James and Nell Board Trout. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by...

Jewell Chapman
Jewell Chapman

Jewell Vivian Chapman, 80, of Dunbar, departed on her final journey Wed. Aug. 19, 2015.

Jewell (better known as PeeWee to family and friends) was born on May 24, 1935 to the late John E. and Stella (Tawney) Nida.

She was preceded in death ...

William "Bill" Mellert
William "Bill" Mellert

William "Bill" Jennings Mellert, 82, of Point Pleasant formerly of Charleston and Dunbar, passed away Thurs. Aug. 20, 2015, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington.

He was born December 24, 1932, in Huntington, a son of the late Hubbard K....

Harlen G. Smoot
Harlen G. Smoot

Harlen G. Smoot, 83, of Piqua, died at 5:20 p.m. Wed., August 19, 2015 at his residence. He was born March 24, 1932 in Madison, W.Va., to the late Cyril Sr. and Grace Smoot. He married Eleanor W. Bolden November 6, 1959, in Indianapolis, Ind.; she...

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