Monday afternoon obituary update
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Check back at 4:30 p.m. for more updated information on area deaths, and read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Tuesday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
MARY ANN BUTCHER, 78, of Chapmanville, W.Va., widow of Vaden Butcher, died April 28 at home. Graveside service will be noon Friday, Butcher Family Cemetery. Visitation from 11 to 11:50 a.m. Friday, Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville.
WALLACE JUNIOR FERRELL, 80, of Red Jacket, W.Va., died April 28 in Williamson (W.Va.) Memorial Hospital. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Chambers Funeral Services Chapel, Matewan, W.Va.; burial in Ferrell Cemetery, Pigeon Creek, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
MARGARET AGNUS TAYLOR LICHTENSTEIN, 96 of Barboursville, W.Va., widow of Dr. Josseph Lichtenstein, died April 28 in Chateau Grove Personal Care Center, Barboursville. She was a homemaker. As her wishes, there will be no visitation or services. Henson & Kitchen Family Funeral Home, Barboursville, is caring for the family. www.hensonmortuary.com.
WILLIAM FORREST LOWE of West Union, S.C., formerly of Hatfield, Ky., husband of Connie Sue Fox Lowe, died April 28. He was inducted into the International Bluegrass Hall of Fame in 2012. Funeral service will be noon Wednesday, Hatfield Funeral Chapel, Toler, Ky.; burial in T.S. Lowe Cemetery, Hatfield. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. www.hatfieldfc.com.
GEORGIA ANN SCOTT, 93, formerly of Ransom, Ky., died April 27 in Piqua (Ohio) Manor Nursing Home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
BETTY JO SLOVER, 82, of Kenova, W.Va., wife of Charles Slover, died April 28. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Locust Grove Baptist Church; burial will follow in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville, W.Va. Visitaiton from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Arrangements by Brown Funeral Chapel, Ironton, Ohio.
LILLIAN COOPER SWANN, 91, of Ashland, Ky., widow of Paul Swann, died April 28 in Woodland Oaks Health Care Facility. She was a homemaker. Private graveside service. Arrangements by Steen Funeral Home, Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland. Contributions may be made to a favorite charity.