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Beryle F. Hanlin

May 2, 1931 ~ January 26, 2018 (age 86)
Beryle (Foley) Lockie Hanlin, age 86, formerly of Bayard, WV, died Friday, January 26, 2018 at Oakland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Oakland, MD.

She was born May 2, 1931 in Mount Storm, WV and was a daughter of the late Walter C. Foley and Amelia (Entler) Foley.

In addition to her parents, Beryle was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis Albert Lockie in 1978 and her second husband, Virgil W. Hanlin in 1987; one sister, Dorothy Hanlin.

Beryle was a loving mother and grandmother who loved being around people. She was a professional wrestler known as Princess Pocahontas. She was a hostess for Michelle's Night Club in Washington, DC where she met several celebrities. She also was a coalminer for 20 plus years and was a member of the United Mine Workers of America. She loved farming and caring for her animals.

Surviving are -

Two sons -
Teddy & Judy Lockie of Mt. Storm, WV
Michael & Jayne Lockie of Oakland, MD
One step son-
James Lockie of Philadelphia, PA

Two daughters -
Dawn & Doug Kight of Oakland, MD
Tanya & Conrad "Jesse" James of Elk Garden, WV

Two step daughters-
Barbara House of Philadelphia, PA
Rayetta Bittinger of Port Charlotte, FL and son, Eric

Nine grandchildren
Two step grandchildren

Sixteen great grandchildren
Three step great grandchildren

One sister -
Joy & Milton Welling of Mt. Storm, WV

One Niece -
Gloria & Eddie Dunithan of Bayard, WV
One Great Niece-
Lisa Arroniz and son, Brandon

Family will receive friends from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at the Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg, WV.
A Funeral service will follow at 11:00 AM at the Schaeffer Funeral Home with Rev. Russell Liller officiating.

Interment will be in the Bayard Cemetery, Bayard, WV.

The Family suggests that memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.

Cemetery Details

Bayard Cemetery

Bayard, WV,


JAN 30. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Schaeffer Funeral Home

11 North Main Street P.O. Box 455

Petersburg, WV, US, 26847

Funeral Sevice

JAN 30. 11:00 AM

Schaeffer Funeral Home

11 North Main Street P.O. Box 455

Petersburg, WV, US, 26847

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