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.
DAVID W. ALFORD, 66, of Ona, W.Va., died Feb. 3. He retired from BASF. Celebration of Life will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 22 at Calvary Baptist Church, 3653 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane, WV. Donations may be made to Hospice of Citrus County, 3350 W. Audubon Park Path, Lecanto, Fl. 34461
VEVA JEAN ANDERSON, 80, of Huntington, W.Va., widow of William R. Anderson, died Feb. 15 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, Beard Mortuary, Huntington; burial will follow at White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville, W.Va. Visitation two hours before service. www.beardmortuary.com
SHARON KAY BELLOMY, 57, of Huntington, W.Va., mother of Charles and Mark Bellomy, died Feb. 13 at home. Chapman's Mortuary is assisting the family with funeral arrangements, which are incomplete.
ROBERT H. BLAKE, 78, of Lesage, W.Va., died Feb. 15 in St. Mary’s Medical Center. He retired from INCO. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Monday, Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington, W.Va.; burial in Greenbottom Memorial Park, Lesage. Visitation from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. www.chapmans-mortuary.com.
BETTY LEE BRADFORD, 80, of Oak Hill, Ohio, died Feb. 15 in Four Winds Community of Jackson, Ohio. At her request, there will be no service nor visitation. Arrangements by Cremeens Funeral Home, Gallipolis, Ohio.
ROBERT H.W. CARTMILL, 93, of Huntington, W.Va., father of Jerry Cartmill, died Feb. 16 at The Woodlands. He retired from Special Metals. Arrangements incomplete at Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington.
RUTH BROWNING DANIEL, 91, of Huntington, W.Va., widow of Henry Baxter Daniel, died Feb. 15 at Madison Park. She was a retired employee in the Registrar Office at Marshall University. Reger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.
Delories Nancy Earwood, 76, formerly of Huntington, W.Va., died Feb. 3. A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Feb. 7 at the Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Home, Wilmington, N.C.; burial followed at Oleander Memorial Gardens. Contribution may be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Life and Care Center, 1406 Physicians Drive Wilmington, NC 28401 or to the Pink Ribbon Fund/Angies' Amazing Race.
EUGENE FRYE, 75, of Leet, W.Va., died Friday, Feb. 15 in Harts, W.Va. He was owner and operator of Leet Cable Company. Funeral service will be noon Monday, Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, W.Va.; burial at Highland Memory Gardens, Pecks Mill, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
ANN KING, 83, of Barboursville, W.Va., widow of Billy King, died Feb. 13 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne; burial follows in King Cemetery, Little Lynn Creek. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
KRESTINA COFFMAN LEONARD, 81, of Ceredo, W.Va., died Feb. 15. She was a retired nurse from HIMG. Celebration of Life will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Ceredo Manor. Contributions may be made to Ohio State Kidney Transplant Center or Hospice of Huntington.
JAMES HENSON McCLAIN, 79, of Huntington, W.Va., died Feb. 16 in Huntington Health and Rehabilitation Center. He retired from CSX Railroad. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington; www.chapmans-mortuary.com.
PASTOR DAVID McGRANAHAN, 68, of Rush, Ky., husband of Patricia Johnson McGranahan, died Feb. 15 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland, Ky. Arrangements incomplete at Steen Funeral Home, 13th Street Chapel, Ashland.
CARL DAVID MEEK, 55, of Catletsburg, Ky., died Feb. 15 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland, Ky. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa, Ky. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
MARY ELIZABETH MORGAN, 91, of Ironton, Ohio, widow of William Morgan, died Feb. 13. She was a homemaker. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton; burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery. Visitation two hours before service. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net
Services for VIRGINIA BELLE MYLAR, 100, of Huntington, W.Va., will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Madison Avenue Christian Church, Huntington. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Reger Funeral Home, Huntington. www.regerfh.com. Contributions may be made to the mentioned church.
RANDY ALLEN PERKINS, 52, of Huntington, W.Va., died Feb. 14 at home. There will be no visitation or funeral services. Contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P. O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, is in charge of arrangements.
EDNA MAY PYLES, 88, of Shoals, W.Va., widow of Garrel L. Pyles, died Feb. 12 at home. She formerly worked at Buffalo High School. Private services will take place at a later date. Contributions may be made to the Shoals Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 34, Shoals, WV 25562 or the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, 3100 Staunton Rd., Huntington, WV 25702. www.regerfh.com.