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Wednesday night obituary update

Feb. 20, 2013 @ 06:32 PM

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

DONALD ADKINS, 59, of Omar, W.Va., died Feb. 20 at home. Arrangements incomplete at Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville, W.Va.

JESSIE G. BALLARD, 94, of Chapmanville, W.Va., widow of George W. Ballard, died Feb. 19 at home. She was and educator. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Village Chapel, Chapmanville; burial in Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville. Memorials may be made to Hearts and Hands for Missions, 660 W 8th St., Salem, OH 4460.

MABEL ALICE McGUIRE BEAVER, 92, of Gallipolis, Ohio, died Feb. 20, in Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis. She was a homemaker. Services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis; burial will follow in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Mercerville, Ohio. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.willisfuneralhome.com.

AMIR ALI BEY, 66, of Huntington died Feb. 13 at home. Graveside funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Highland Cemetery Annex, Huntington. Visitation at the cemetery after 10:30 a.m. Friday. Arrangements by Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington. www.chapmans-mortuary.com.

BRUCE WILLIAM BILLUPS, 93, of Huntington died Feb. 19. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Wallace Funeral Home and Chapel, Barboursville; burial in Bowen Cemetery. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.timeformemory.com/wallace.

GILBERT CHARLES BRAXTON, 81, of  South Point, Ohio, formerly of Huntington, husband of Luemma Braxton, died Feb. 20 in the VA Medical Center, Huntington, W.Va. Arrangements are incomplete at Ferrell-Chambers Funeral Home, Huntington.

RACHEL LORENA CLARK, 91, of Wayne, W.Va., died Feb. 19. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, W.Va.; graveside service 1 p.m. at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. Visitation one hour before service at the funeral home.

LENNIS PATTON DAVIS, 69, of West Hamlin, W.Va., died Feb. 19 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington, W.Va. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, W.Va.; burial in Hargis and Davis Cemetery, Branchland, W.Va. Visitation one hour before service.

CHRISTOPHER HOWARD DESKINS, 43, of Flatwoods, Ky., husband of Shelley Wilks Deskins, died Feb. 18 at home. He was a truck driver for Quality Carriers. Funeral services noon Saturday, Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.chapmans-mortuary.com.

WAVY LEE DYER, 92, of Barboursville, W.Va., died Feb. 18 in St. Mary's Medical Center, Huntington. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Friday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel; burial will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Visitation two hours before service.

OCIE HATFIELD FUGATE, 77, of Harts, W.Va., died Feb. 19 at home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, W.Va.; burial in Harts (W.Va.) Community Cemetery. Visitation two hours before service. Contributions may be made to Dignity Hospice of Chapmanville.

LLOYD GENE HILL, 76, of Hurricane, W.Va., died Feb. 19 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He retired as a driver for Mason Dixon Tank Lines and Conoco Trucking. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, Allen Funeral Home Chapel, Hurricane; burial in Valley View Memorial Park, Hurricane. Visitation one hour before service. www.allenfuneralhomewv.com.

RAY HILL, 72, of Wheelwright, Ky., husband of Deborah Hall Hill, died Feb. 19 at home. He was a retired truck driver for the Floyd County (Ky.) Road Department. Funeral service will be noon Friday, Little Rock Old Regular Baptist Church, Bevinsville, Ky.; burial in Hill Family Cemetery, Wheelwright. Visitation from 6 p.m. Wednesday continuing until service time at the church. Arrangements by Nelson Frazier Funeral Home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.

MORRIS HORN, 84, of Wheelersburg, Ohio, husband of Sarah Horn, died Feb. 19 at home. He was a retired truck driver for Ford Brothers, Johnson Horse Transportation and BMI Trucking. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Sand Hill Christian Baptist Church, Wheelersburg; burial in Junior Furnace Cemetery. Visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the church. Arrangements by Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton, Ohio. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.

TRAVIS WAYNE HUGHES, 32, of Harold, Ky., son of Arlene Thacker Goble, died Feb. 19 at home. He was a coal miner. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, Hindman, Ky.; burial in Thacker Cemetery, Garner, Ky. Visitation from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursday and Friday at the funeral home.

WANDA KEENAN LEWIS, 81, of Milton, W.Va., died Feb. 18 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Susannah Baptist Church, Ona, W.Va.; burial in Enon Cemetery, Salt Rock, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Heck Funeral Home, Milton. www.heckfuneralhome.com.

LUCY JEAN MATURE, 89, of Harold, Ky., died Feb. 19 in Pikeville (Ky.) Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church; burial in Wilburn Parsons Cemetery, Harold. Visitation from 6 p.m. Wednesday continuing until service time at the church. Arrangements by Nelson Frazier Funeral Home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.

LENA MAE MAUK, 86, of Raceland, Ky., widow of Andrew Harold Mauk, died Feb. 18 in Logan (W.Va.) Regional Medical Center. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Evans Funeral Home, Raceland; Burial in Isaac Slone Cemetery, Hamlin, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

PATRICIA McCLURE McCUNE, 73, of East Liverpool, Ohio, formerly of Huntington, W.Va., widow of William McCune, Sr., died Feb. 18 in Calcutta Health Care. She was a nursing assistant in Adkins Nursing Home and East Liverpool City Hospital. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Martin MacLeean Altmeyer Funeral Home Calcutta Chapel; burial in Columbiana County Memorial Park. www.altmeyer.com.

MULFORD HARRY MEADOWS, JR., 70, of Huntington, W.Va., died Feb. 19 in St. Mary's Medical Center, Huntington, W.Va. Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday, Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio. Visitation one hour before service. www.timeformemory.com/hall.  

MARGARET S. GRANT O’NEIL, 73, of Ashland, Ky., widow of Thomas J. O’Neil, died Feb. 19 in Hospice Care Center. She was owner of O’Neil Real Estate Services and managed the gift shop at King’s Daughters Medical Center. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Miller Funeral Home, Ashland.

DAVID MICK ROBINSON, 62, of Rutland, Ohio, husband of Brenda Kay Robinson, died Feb. 16 in Holzer Medical Center. He formerly worked at Jackson General Hospital, Ripley, W.Va. Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Independence Holiness Church at Rutland United Methodist Church. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis, Ohio. www.willisfuneralhome.com.

BRIAN KEITH SAMPLES, 43, of Huntington, husband of Daisy Samples, died Feb. 18 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Ferrell-Chambers Funeral Home, Huntington; burial follows in Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation one hour before service. www.ferrell-chambersfuneralhome.com.  

BONNIE ROSE STEPHENS, 87, of Proctorville, Ohio, widow of David Stephens, died Feb. 19 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Beard Mortuary, Huntington; burial will follow at Beale Chapel Cemetery, Apple Grove, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary. www.beardmortuary.com.

OLGA IRENE VARGO, 89, of Logan, W.Va., sister of Margaret Greco of Cincinnati, Ohio and David Vargo of Logan, died Feb. 19 in Trinity Healthcare, Logan. She was a retired Registered Nurse at Holden (W.Va.) Hospital and Guyan Valley Hospital, Logan. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Logan; burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Visitation one hour before service. Arrangements by Honaker Funeral Home, Logan. www.honakerfuneralhome.org.

FRED CALVIN WHITLEY, 84, of Proctorville, Ohio, husband of Alice Whitley, died Feb. 19 in St. Mary's Medical Center, Huntington, W.Va. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville; burial in Rome Cemetery, Proctorville. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.timeformemory.com/hall.

REV. AMOS BERNARD WILSON, 90, of Scottown, Ohio, widower of Lucille Kingery Wilson, died Feb. 19 in Arbors of Gallipolis, Ohio. He was a retired dozer operator for the Lawrence County (Ohio) Engineer, and was pastor of Okey Chapel Church, Scottown. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Okey Chapel Church, Scottown; burial in Brethern Cemetery. Visitation two hours before service. Arrangements by Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton, Ohio. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.
 

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