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Tuesday night obituary update

Feb. 12, 2013 @ 06:30 PM

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

JANET ANN HUFF ADKINS, 79, formerly of Barboursville, W.Va., widow of Jim Adkins, died Feb. 12 at home in Glenwood, W.Va. She was a homemaker. Visitation from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, Henson Mortuary, Barboursville; graveside service follows at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Milton, W.Va. www.hensonmortuary.com.
 
RONALD DALE BIAS, 62, of Branchland, W.Va., died Feb. 10. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Four Mile Church of Jesus Christ; burial in Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne, W.Va. Visitation after 6 p.m. Thursday at the church. Arrangements by Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, W.Va.

LAURREL HUGH BLAND, 51, of Windsor, Ky., died Feb. 10 at home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel, Somerset, Ky.; burial in Chesterview Cemetery, Nancy, Ky. Visitation after 5 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

ROGER BROWN, 74, of Gallipolis, Ohio, husband of Malora Brown, died Feb. 11 at home. He was retired owner of Roger Brown Nationwide Insurance in Chesapeake, Ohio. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis; burial in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. www.willisfuneralhome.com.

BILLY JOE CALLIHAN, 76, of Flatwoods, Ky., husband of Reba Hicks Callihan, died Feb. 9 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland, Ky. He was a retired electrical supervisor for the C&O Railroad. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Advance Memorial United Methodist Church, Flatwoods; burial in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens, Flatwoods. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the church. Arrangements by Carman Funeral Home, Flatwoods www.carmanfuneral.com. Memorials may be made to Hospice Care Center, 2330 Pollard Rd., Ashland, KY 41101 or Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children, 1900 Richmond Rd., Lexington, KY 40502.

PAUL EDWARD CLARK, 63, of Cheshire, Ohio, husband of Priscilla Hammon Clark, died Feb. 11 at home. He was a retired steelworker from Mid-West Steel, Pomeroy, Ohio. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Cremeens-King Funeral Home, Pomeroy, Ohio; burial in Gravel Hill Cemetery, Cheshire. Visitation two hours before service.

WILLIAM CONN, 72, of Printer, Ky., father of William J. Conn of Minnie, Ky., and Adam Conn of Morristown, Tenn., died Feb. 11 in Pikeville (Ky.) Medical Center. He was a factory worker. Funeral service will be noon Thursday, Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky.; burial in Carr Cemetery, Allen, Ky. Visitation after 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.

JANET D. COOPER, 77, of Huntington, W.Va., died Feb. 11 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Huntington. Visitation one hour before service. Arrangements by Ferrell-Chambers Funeral Home, Huntington. www.ferrell-chambersfuneralhome.com.

LAURA KATHERINE DALTON, 93, of Catlettsburg, Ky., wife of James Dalton, died Feb. 11 in Kingsbrook Lifecare Center. She retired from F.W. Means. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, England Hill Freewill Baptist Church, Catlettsburg; burial in Rose Hill Burial Park, Ashland. Arrangements by Neal Funeral Home, Catlettsburg.

DORIS DAVIS, 86, of Gallipolis, Ohio, widow of Leo Davis, died Feb. 9 in Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis. She retired from Gallipolis Developmental Center. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday, Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis. By her wishes, there is no visitation. Donations may be made to the Missionary Fund of First Baptist Church, 1100 4th Ave., Gallipolis, OH 45631 or Holzer Hospice, 100 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis, OH 45631. www.willisfuneralhome.com

BILL FORTNER, 66, of Dunlow, W.Va., husband of Patsy Fortner, died Feb. 11 in St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington, W.Va. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, W.Va.; burial in Justice Cemetery, Dunlow. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

ERNEST B. HALL, JR., 64, of Proctorville, Ohio, husband of Clorinda Rood Hall, died Feb. 10 at home. He was a licensed funeral director and embalmer with Hall Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville; burial in Miller (Ohio) Memorial Gardens. Visitation from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.timeformemory.com/hall.

SAM KEMPER, SR., 73, of Gallipolis, Ohio, husband of June Kemper, died Feb. 11 in Four Winds Community, Jackson, Ohio. He was a retired laborer who had worked at Carter-Evans, Motor Car Brokers and Evans Cattle Company. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Church of Christ in Christian Union; burial in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Mercerville, Ohio. Visitation from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the church. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis. www.willisfuneralhome.com.

JEANETTE ELLEN PERRY LAWRENCE, 79, formerly of Huntington, W.Va., died Feb. 10 in Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center, Crystal River, Fla. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Lewis Memorial Baptist Church; burial in Forest Lawn Memorial Garden, Huntington. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, W.Va. www.timeformemory.com/wallace.

ZELMA MARIE YATES LAWSON, 74, of Printer, Ky., wife of Bobby Lawson, died Feb. 12 at home. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky.; burial in Johnny Hall Cemetery, Honaker, Ky. Visitation after 6 p.m. Thursday through service time at the funeral home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.


BRYAN K. MILUM, 48, of Huntington, W.Va., died Feb. 12 in Huntington Health and Rehabilitation. Arrangements incomplete at Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova, W.Va.

BILLY RAY NORRIS, 69, of Ashland, Ky., son of Sarah Edwards Norris of Ashland, died Feb. 8 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. He was a railroad welder. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Northeast, Greenup County, Kentucky. There is no visitation. Arrangements by Steen Funeral Homes, Ashland. www.steenfuneralhome.com.

MONA SELIM of Huntington, W.Va., died Feb. 9 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Services were Feb. 12 at the Huntington Islamic Center. Burial in Graceland Memorial Park, Charleston, W.Va. Arrangements by Ferrell-Chambers Funeral Home, Huntington www.ferrell-chambersfuneralhome.com.

ROBIN SHAMBLIN, 56, of Gallipolis, Ohio, wife of George Shamblin, Jr., died Feb. 11 at Holzer Medical Center. She was a retired secretary for transportation in the Gallia County Local Schools. Funeral service will be 2:30 p.m. Thursday, First Church of God, Gallipolis; burial in Calvary Cemetery, Rio Grande, Ohio. Visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis. Memorials may be made to First Church of God Youth, attention Gloria Bickle, 1723 State Route 141, Gallipolis, OH 45631. www.willisfuneralhome.com.

CLAY SPRADLIN, 84, of Prestonsburg, Ky., husband of Evelyn Spradlin, died Feb. 12 at home. He was formerly a coal miner. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Carter Funeral Home, Prestonsburg; burial in Spradlin Cemetery, Prestonsburg. Visitation from 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

PAUL SCOTTY THOMPSON, 68, of Rush, Ky., widower of Mary Lou Thompson, died Feb. 11 at home. Arrangements incomplete at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel, Ashland.

GLENNA NELSON WILSON, 96, of Ironton, Ohio, widow of Orlyn Nelson and Raymond Wilson, died Feb. 12 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland, Ky. He was a cook in Rock Hill schools. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, O’Keefe-Baker Funeral Home, Ironton; burial in Sugar Creek Cemetery. Visitation two hours before service. Memorials may be made to Community Hospice, 1538 Central Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.

GARNET WRIGHT, 74, of Ashland, Ky., widow of Charles Wright, died Feb. 12 in Community Hospice Care Center. Arrangements incomplete at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel, Ashland.

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