Bertie Aliff, 88, of Route 1, Scarbro, died Saturday, April 24, 1999, in a Beckley hospital following a short illness. Born March 20, 1911, at Mossy, he was the son of the late Brad and Charlotte Scarbro Aliff. Mr. Aliff was a retired coal miner and a U.S. Army veteran. Survivors include a sister, Clara Wriston of Route 1, Scarbro; one brother, Henry Milton "Buck" Aliff of Route 1, Scarbro; and several nieces and nephews. Graveside rites will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Aliff Family Cemetery with the Rev. Betty Lusk officiating. Burial will follow. Friends may call 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill. Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.