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.
FLORA ADAMS, 71, of Harts, W.Va., widow of Tennis Adams Sr., died Nov. 15 at home. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, W.Va. Burial at Adams Cemetery, Harts. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Michael Lee Adkins, 55, of Scott Depot, W.Va., died Nov. 17. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Entombment will be at Valley View Memorial Park in Hurricane. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. on Monday at Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, W.Va.www.timeformemory.com/wallace.
RODNEY GLENN ARTHUR, 41, of Fort Gay, brother of Sherry Lynn Wellman of Huntington, and Billy Lee Arthur of Fort Gay, died Nov. 14. Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne. Burial at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. Visitation two hours prior to service.
WAYNE R. “BOB” BODAMER, 57, of Kenova, died Nov. 17 at Arbors Nursing Home, Gallipolis, Ohio. Funeral service noon Tuesday at Rollins Funeral Home. Burial at Crescent Hill Cemetery, Ceredo. Visitation two hours prior to service at the funeral home. www.rollinsfh.com.
IRENE BRIDGETT, 74, of Wittensville, Ky., widow of Daniel Bridgett and Charles Redford Boggs, died Nov. 16 at King’s Daughters Medical Center. Funeral service 2 p.m. Sunday at Preston Funeral Chapel, Paintsville, Ky. Burial at Bowen Cemetery, Tomahawk, Ky. Visitation after 9 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
RICHARD T. “DICK” BROWN, 98, of Ashland, widower of Nora Belle Yates, died Nov. 15 at Woodland Oaks Health Care Center. He retired from Armco, then AK Steel. Funeral service 11 a.m. Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home. Burial at Pine Hill Cemetery, Louisa, Ky. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First United Methodist Church, 1811 Carter Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.
PETE DELANO CHAFFINS, 75, of Kitts Hill, Ohio, widower of Nancy C. Kerns Chaffins, died Nov. 14 at King’s Daughters Medical Center, Ashland. He was a former truck driver for Collins Mining and Schwerman Trucking. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton. Burial at Woodland Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to service at the funeral home. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.
JAMES MARSHALL “JIM” DAY, 82, of Lavalette, husband of Hope Luceille Mullens Day, died Nov. 17 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was a retired machinist for C&O Railroad Shops and a Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne. Burial at Mount Vernon Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to service at the funeral home.
EULA MAE BROWN DISHMAN, 88, of Huntington, W.Va., widow of Paul Dishman, died Nov. 15 at Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova, W.Va.; burial at Dock’s Creek Cemetery, Kenova. Visitation from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. www.rollinsfh.com.
ANNIE L. LARRABEE, 88, of Ashland, formerly of Tupelo, Miss., mother of Everett Johnson and Rosemary West, died Nov. 17 at Community Hospice Care Center. She was a seamstress and worked as an LPN. Funeral service 1 p.m. Wednesday at Steen Funeral Home, 13th Street Chapel. Burial at Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. www.steenfuneralhome.com.
RUBY A. LUNDY, 76, of Huntington, died Nov. 17 at Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington. Arrangements are incomplete at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point, Ohio.
KATHY ANN THACKER MASSIE, 59, of Ironton, Ohio, wife of Willie Massie, died Nov. 14 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland. Graveside service 11 a.m. Tuesday at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Wilgus, Ohio. Visitation from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio. www.timeformemory.com/hall.
MARVIN “COTTON” DAVID MAY, 48, of Turkey Creek, Ky., brother of Benny May, died Nov. 16 at Appalachian Regional Hospital, South Williamson, Ky. He was a former security guard. He will be cremated. A memorial service will be at a later date. Hatfield Funeral Chapel, Toler, Ky., is in charge of arrangements. www.hatfieldfc.com.
Herbert “Herb” Elmer Miller, 88, of Huntington, died Nov. 16, 2012. He worked as a maintenance mechanic for Columbia Gas for 42 years. Herb is survived by his wife, Crystal (Hinzman) Miller. Visitation will be 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Reger Funeral Home, followed by a service at 5 p.m. Funeral service will be conducted on Monday at 2 p.m. at Mt. Hope Church in Sandyville, W.Va. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 1 p.m. until service time at the church.
CHRISTIE DAWN EVANS NUCE, 39, of Macungie, Pa., formerly of Huntington, W.Va., wife of Andrew Nuce, died Nov. 13. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Beard Mortuary, Huntington; burial at Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Christie Evans Nuce Memorial Fund. www.beardmortuary.com.
LINDA McCARTY STAMBAUGH, 64, of Russell, Ky., formerly of Johnson County, Ky., wife of Ron Stambaugh, died Nov. 15. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial at McCarty Cemetery, Oil Springs, Ky. Visitation from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday and after 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
RUBIN STEPHENS, 83, of Prestonsburg, Ky., died Nov. 16 at home. Funeral service 11 a.m. Sunday at Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky. Burial at Akers Cemetery, Dana, Ky. Visitation after 6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Appalachian Hospice Care Inc.
RUTH M. VANHORN, 86, formerly of Grayson, Ky., widow of Charles VanHorn, died Nov. 16 at Golden Living Center, Vanceburg, Ky. She previously worked as a secretary for Long Mining Equipment. Funeral service noon Monday at Sparks Funeral Home, Grayson. Burial at East Carter County Memory Gardens. Visitation from 10:30 a.m. to noon Monday at the funeral home. www.sparksfh.com.