Charles J. “Charlie” Beaver of Kenova

Charles J. “Charlie” Beaver, 71, of Kenova, WV died Saturday, December 3, 2011 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, WV. He was born December 15, 1939 in Huntington, WV a son of the late Clarence and Marie Blake Beaver. Charlie was a retired insurance agent for Nationwide Insurance. He was a member of Community of Grace United Methodist Church. He was a US Marine veteran. Charlie belonged to American Legion Post #177 Barboursville, WV he was a member of Elks Lodge BPOE 942 Catlettsburg, KY and a Kentucky Colonel. Members of the Honor Guard of American Legion Post #93 Kenova will conduct military graveside rites. He is survived by his wife, Linda Elliott Beaver; two daughters and sons-in-law, Sonya and Bill Harchaoui of Dayton, OH and Andi and Eric Simmons of Indianapolis, IN; three sons, Jeremy and Jo Ann Elliott of Gardendale, AL, Jeff and Karen Elliott of Barboursville, WV and James and Melissa Elliott of Indianapolis, IN; granddaughters, Danielle, Casey, Morgan, Rachel, Hanna, Victoria, Jocelyn, Becca, Holly and Haley; grandsons, Britton and Garrett and Ian and a host of friends. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 Thursday, December 8, 2011 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, WV. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 9, 2011 at Community of Grace United Methodist Church in Huntington, WV with Pastor Steve Hamrick and Pastor Bill DeMoss officiating. A committal service will begin at 1:30 p.m. at Spring Valley Memory Gardens in Huntington, WV. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Project Hope, c/o Huntington City Mission. Online condolences may be expressed at