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Woman's estate donates burial plot in Beckley for unclaimed cremains
Reported by: Associated Press
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 8:21 AM EDT
Unclaimed cremains in Beckley now have a place where they can be buried.
Blankenship's son, Bruce Blankenship, tells The Register-Herald that the cremains of about 300 people can be buried in the plot.
On Tuesday, the cremains of a homeless woman known only as Joyce were the first to be buried. Dozens of people attended a service for her.
Information from: The Register-Herald, http://www.register-herald.com