Oak Hill, West Virginia: Pallbearer Bears

Unique chainsaw bear art: four carry a casket -- as solemn pallBEARers -- on the front lawn of a funeral home.

Tyree Funeral Home

999 Jones Ave., Oak Hill, WV
Tyree Funeral Home. West side of town, on the south side of WV-61/Jones Ave., at its intersection with Country Club Rd.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Pallbearer Bears

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Casket bearing bears.

Solemn Bears Carrying Casket

While driving through Oak Hill, I passed a funeral home and saw this jaw-dropping wooden sculpture of solemn bears carrying the casket of a fallen ursine brother.

They're just around the corner from the monument to dead Hank Williams.

[Justin Hayes, 06/08/2021]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Skyline Drive-In: Hank's Last StopSkyline Drive-In: Hank's Last Stop, Hilltop, WV - 2 mi.
Coal Mining Ghost TownCoal Mining Ghost Town, Thurmond, WV - 5 mi.
Mystery HoleMystery Hole, Ansted, WV - 10 mi.
In the region:
Pocahontas Exhibition Coal Mine, Pocahontas, VA - 47 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips! ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

West Virginia Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Point Reyes Lighthouse: The Fog, Inverness, California (Jun 27-Jul 3, 2022)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings