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Thursday night obituary update

Jan. 24, 2013 @ 06:25 PM

The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Friday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.

MARY LOUISE CRAGER, 78, of South Point, Ohio, wife of Ed Crager, died Jan. 22 in St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral service will be in Brandon, Fla. Local arrangements by Schneider-Griffin Funeral Home, Chesapeake, Ohio.  www.schneidergriffin.com.

NELLIE REATHEL DILLON, 96, of Scottown, Ohio, died Jan. 23 in Cornerstone Hospital, Huntington, W.Va. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio; burial follows in Rome Cemetery, Proctorville. Visitation two hours before service. www.timeformemory.com/hall.

ANNAMARY ELYASH, 91, of Huntington, W.Va., mother of Seka Pollard, died Jan. 23 in Heartland of Riverview, South Point, Ohio. There are no services scheduled. Arrangements by Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio.

MAXIE GAIL EPLIN, 68, of Stollings, W.Va., wife of Clyde Eplin, died Jan. 23 in Gordon Hospice House, Statesville, N.C. She was a retired cafeteria manager for Logan County schools. Service will be 8 p.m. Saturday, Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville, W.Va. Visitation two hours before service. Donations may be made to Duke University, 2138 Campus Dr., Durham, NC 27705 or Gordon Hospice House, 2347 Simonton Rd., Statesville, NC 28625.

JUANITA FREEMAN, 91, of Proctorville, Ohio died Jan. 24 in Mount Carmel East Hospital, Columbus, Ohio. Arrangements incomplete at Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio.

NANCY L. GLASS, 95 of Ona, W.Va., formerly of Toronto, Ohio, died Jan. 23 in Huntington Health and Rehab CenterA memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, First Presbyterian Church, Toronto. Contributions may be made to the church. Arrangements by Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main St., Toronto. www.clarkefuneralhome.com.

NORMAN HENSLEY, 77, of Kenova, husband of Myrtle Hensley, died Jan. 23 in St. Mary's Medical Center. He was a retired electrician with Service Machine Company. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Reger Funeral Chapel; burial will follow in Hensley Family Cemetery, Indian Branch, Wayne County. Visitation one hour before service. www.regerfh.com.  

DAVID L. HOLLEY, 71, of Apple Grove, W.Va., formerly of Huntington, W.Va., died Jan. 23. He retired from Torlone’s Bakery. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, Central Christian Church, Huntington; burial in Forest Memorial Park, Milton, W.Va. Visitation one hour before service. Arrangements by Wilcoxen Funeral Home, Point Pleasant, W.Va. www.wilcoxenfuneralhome.com.

BETTY LOU LEMLEY, 84, of Barboursville died Jan. 24. Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.

AUDREY A. MULLINS, 86, of Chapmanville, W.Va., widow of Ona Taylor Mullins, died Jan. 23 in Logan (W.Va.) Regional Medical Center. She was owner and operator of Mullins License Service of Chapmanville.  Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville; burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

AUDRA NUNLEY, 88, of Proctorville, Ohio, mother of Sherry Massie of Proctorville, died Jan. 19 at home. He was a retired home health care aide. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, W.Va.; burial at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

EVA PAULINE PHILLIPS, 89, of Blackberry City, W.Va., died Jan. 23 in South Williamson (Ky.) Appalachian Regional Hospital. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Chambers Funeral Services Chapel, Matewan, W.Va.; burial follows in Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. www.chambersfuneralservices.com.

VIOLET GRACE SHEETS, 62, of Hurricane, W.Va., wife of Walter Sheets, died Jan. 23. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Allen Funeral Home, Hurricane; burial follows in Mount Moriah Cemetery. Visitation one hour before service. There will be a fellowship after the burial at Mount Moriah’s fellowship hall. www.allenfuneralhomewv.com.

LORRAINE SPURLOCK, 91 of Griffithsville, W.Va., died Jan. 22 in CAMC Teays Valley Hospital. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Yawkey Methodist Church; burial will follow at Miller Cemetery, Sweetland, W.Va. Visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Handley Funeral Home, Hamlin, W.Va.

MEAGAN DUNAE CREGUT STEELE, 28, of Barboursville died Jan. 16. Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.

DAVID NORMAN TACKETT, 55, of Beaver, Ky., husband of Artie Jones Tackett, died Jan. 24 at home. He was a disabled coal miner. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sunday, Ligon (Ky.) Freewill Baptist Church; burial follows in Jones Family Cemetery, Beaver. Visitation begins 6 p.m. Friday and continues until service time at the church. Arrangements by Nelson Frazier Funeral Home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.

IMOGENE S. TEMPLETON, 86, of Chesapeake, Ohio, widow of Billly A. Templeton, died Jan. 24 at home. Arrangements incomplete at Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio.

CHARLES MAC THORNSBERRY, 64, of Mousie, Ky., husband of Annie Cox Thornsberry, died Jan. 23 at home. He was a retired coal miner. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sunday, Ball Branch Old Regular Baptist Church, Mousie; burial follows in Thornsberry Cemetery, Mousie. Visitation from 6 p.m. Friday through service time at the church. Arrangements by Nelson Frazier Funeral Home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.

WILLIAM RUSSELL RILEY, JR., 61 of Huntington died Jan. 14 in Huntington Health and Rehab Center. He was formerly employed by the the city of Huntington. A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Ferrell-Chambers Funeral Home. Visitation one hour before service. www.ferrell-chambersfuneralhome.com

JOHN L. UNDERWOOD, 70, of Huntington, W.Va., husband of Donna Underwood, died Jan. 23 at home. He retired from the Mead Corporation. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Central United Methodist Church, Huntington; burial in Woodmere Memorial Park. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Klingel Carpenter Mortuary. Contributions may be made to the Hospice House of Huntington.

JACKIE RAY WILBURN, 62, of Huntington died Jan. 23 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Johnson Tiller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.

ELLA LOUISE WILSON, 87, of Huntington, W.Va., widow of Wayne Huffman and Ozion Wilson, died Jan. 22 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington. She was a homemaker. Memorial services will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, Reger Funeral Chapel. Visitation one hour before service. Contributions may be made to the Westmoreland Senior Citizens Group, 3609 Hughes Street, Huntington, WV 25704 or the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, 1101  6th Avenue, Huntington, WV 25701   

LYMAN DANIEL WOODRUM, 69, of Huntington, W.Va., died Jan. 23 in St. Mary's Medical Center. He retired as an electrictian at CSX. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, W.Va., with a "Celebration of Life" immediately following at 8 p.m. www.timeformemory.com/wallace.

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