Mrs. Beckno passed away at the age of 100 in December 2011, adding a testamentary gift to the fund she and her late husband established in memory of Mrs. Beckno’s parents Oscar Wagoner Johnson and Bessie Elizabeth Cheshire Johnson. The Children’s Home Society of West Virginia and The Family Crisis Center of Keyser, WV, receive distributions from this fund.
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Beckley Area Foundation is a 501-c-3 non-profit community charity as recognized by the Internal Revenue Service, and all donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. In accordance with federal IRS regulations we acknowledge that BAF has provided no goods or services in consideration of this gift. In addition, you have not received any direct benefit from this contribution and BAF has exclusive legal control over the assets contributed.
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