Gregory Steven Brock
Gregory Steven Brock, 47 of Clear Creek went to be with God on Monday, April 5, 2010, as a result of injuries in an explosion at Performance Coal’s Upper Big Branch Mine. He had been employed there as an electrician for 10 years.
Born January 8, 1963, to the late Hazle and Bonnie Brock. Greg is preceded in death by his oldest brother Krellas Brock.
Those left to cherish his memory include his very loving son Gregory Kyle Brock. In addition to his son he is survived by a loving and supportive fiancée Patti Stover. He and little Greg loved her and enjoyed spending time with Patti and her daughters Shayla and Brooke Stover.
He is also survived by four siblings; sisters, Melba Williams and her husband Woody of Pontiac, Michigan and Hilda Tolliver and her husband Don of Beckley; two brothers Noel Brock of San Diego, California, Eric Brock of Whitesville, WV; 6 nephews and 3 nieces; and a host of friends and relatives.
Greg enjoyed hunting, fishing and NASCAR. He loved spending time on his farm where he always had a vegetable and flower garden.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 17, 2010, at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley with Rev. Jerry Lawrence officiating.
Burial will follow at the Brock Family Cemetery at Workman’s Creek, WV. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Friends may gather with the family Friday, April 16, 2010 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.blueridgefuneralhome.com
Arrangements by Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Dr. Beckley.