Saturday night obituary update
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Sunday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
FAITH CHRISTIN BARKER, 20, of Glenwood, daughter of David and Martha Barker, died Jan. 31 in Pleasant Valley Hospital. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday at Heck Funeral Home, Milton. Burial at Guyan Creek Church Cemetery, Glenwood. Visitation two hours prior to service. Memorials may be made in the form of donations to the funeral home.
SHARON K. CHURCH, 71, of Gallipolis, Ohio, widow of Melvin Lee Church, died Feb. 1 at home. She was a homemaker. Funeral service 1 p.m. Tuesday at Willis Funeral Home. Burial at Ridgelawn Cemetery. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. www.willisfuneralhome.com.
MICHAEL FERRELL, 75, of Huntington, W.Va., died Jan. 24 in St. Mary's Medical Center. He was owner of Mike’s Janitorial Service. A memorial service will be conducted 4 p.m. Monday, Ferrell-Chambers Funeral Home, Huntington; private burial. www.ferrell-chambersfuneralhome.com
NOLAN LAYNE GRUBB, 61, of Huntington, died Jan. 30. He was a former Huntington city councilman. Memorial service 1 p.m. Tuesday at Christ Temple Church. Visitation one hour prior to service at the church. Klingel Carpenter Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. www.klingelcarpenter.com.
HOWARD “BUDGIE” LAWSON, 80, of Huntington, died Feb. 2. Arrangements are incomplete at Beard Mortuary, Huntington. www.beardmortuary.com.
MARGARET CHANDLER MILLER, 74, of Grayson, Ky., died Feb. 1 at Carter Nursing and Rehab Center, Grayson. Funeral service 11 a.m. Wednesday at Malone Funeral Home. Burial at Rose Hill Burial Park, Ashland. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. www.malonefuneralhome.com.
GEORGE RANDALL STEELE, 77, of Prestonsburg, Ky., died Jan. 31. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Ky. Visitation from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. www.hallfuneralservice.com.
MARLA ANN WHITT, 71, of Ironton, mother of Denita Dydasco and Tara Whitt, died Jan. 31. She retired as a registered nurse for King’s Daughters Medical Center, Ashland. Funeral service noon Monday at Phillips funeral Home. Burial at Woodland Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to service at the funeral home. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.
JACK WOODBURN, 85, of Ironton, husband of Barbara Woodburn, died Feb. 1 at Kingsbrook Lifecare Center, Ashland. He served in the U.S. Navy and was an engineer at Armco for 27 years. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at First Nazarene Church, Ironton. Burial at Woodland Cemetery. Visitation from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home and two hours prior to service Monday at the church. www.tracybrammerfh.com.