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Saturday night obituary update

Nov. 24, 2012 @ 04:22 PM

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.

RITA BAZELL, 58, of Ironton, died Nov. 24 at home. Arrangements are incomplete at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home.

FRANK F. BLOOM, 76, of Raceland, Ky., died Nov. 24 at Kingsbrook Lifecare Center, Ashland. Arrangements are incomplete at Bailey Family Funeral Home.

Glenn E. Brumfield, 88, a lifelong resident of Ceredo, died Nov. 23. In 1970, he founded Glenn's Sporting Goods at the corner of Fourth Avenue and Eleventh Street in Huntington. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is serving the family. Visitation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 26, at Rollins Funeral Home. The funeral will be held at the First Baptist Church of Kenova at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27. Burial will follow at Woodmere Cemetery in Huntington.

SUSAN ANN CASDORPH, 41, of Huntington, W.Va., died Nov. 23 in St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville; burial at Casdorph-Parsons Cemetery, Hurricane, W.Va. Visitation one hour before service.

Naomi Carrol Gorham, 79, of Glenwood, W.Va., wife of Robert Gorham, Sr., died Nov. 22 in Putnam Care and Rehabilitation Center, Hurricane, W.Va.  Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Nov. 30 at Heck Funeral Home, Milton, www.heckfuneralhome.com.

KATHY HAMILTON, 52, of Ivel, Ky., daughter of Vivian (Donald) Stratton Conn and the late Rex Hamilton, died Nov. 23 at home. She was a secretary for Waste Management. Funeral service 11 a.m. Monday at Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky. Burial at Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel. Visitation after 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

JOSEPH P. HEIST, 75, formerly of Floyd County, Ky., died. Graveside service 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hagans Family Cemetery, Langley, Ky. Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Ky., is in charge of arrangements. www.hallfuneralservice.com.

ERIC LEE INGLES, 48, of Morrow, Ohio, widower of Daneille Wright Ingles, died Nov. 22. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday at McDaniel Crossroads Church, Patriot, Ohio. Burial at Flagsprings Cemetery, Patriot, Ohio. Visitation two hours prior to service at the church. Phillips Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.

RUTH SLONE MARTIN, 81, of Eastern, Ky., died Nov. 24. Funeral service 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Ky. Visitation all day Sunday and Monday until 10 p.m. www.hallfuneralservice.com.

DAVID PAUL MCGUFFIN, 52, of Huntington, died Nov. 23 at VA Medical Center. Visitation from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at Ceredo-Kenova Funeral Home. Graveside service will follow at Spring Valley Cemetery.

BETTY KAY MORGAN, 75, of Glenwood, W.Va., widow of Herman Edward Morgan, died Nov. 21 in Cabell Huntington Hospital.  She was a retired supervisor with the U.S. Postal Service. Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Monday, Woodmere Abbey of Remembrance, Huntington; burial will follow in Woodmere Memorial Park. Visitation will be 30 minutes before service. Arrangements by Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington www.chapmans-mortuary.com.

ALAN J. ROBERTS, 28, of Fulton, Ind., formerly of Gallia County, Ohio, son of Peggy Ward Burke and the late Charles J. Roberts, died Nov. 23. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday at Willis Funeral Home. Burial at Bethesda Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to service at the funeral home. www.willisfuneralhome.com. 

Austin Carmie Ross, 83, of Branchland, W.Va., died Nov. 23 at Rose Terrace Health and Rehab. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Burial will be in Green Valley Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville.

BILLY R. RUNYON, 72, of Delbarton, W.Va., husband of Betty Durham Runyon, died Nov. 23 at Logan Regional Medical Center, Logan, W.Va. Funeral service 11 a.m. Tuesday at Laurel Creek Freewill Baptist Church, Laurel Creek, W.Va. Burial at Maynard Runyon Family Cemetery, Riffe Branch, W.Va. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday at the church. Honaker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.honakerfuneralhome.org.

MILFORD EUGENE RUTHERFORD, 77, of Milton, W.Va., died Nov. 22. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at the Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, burial in Forest Memorial Park, Milton. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

VIRGIL F. SENNETT, 70, of Pecks Mill, W.Va., widower of Brenda Chafin Sennett, died Nov. 22 at home. He retired from CSX Railroad and served in the U.S. Army. Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday at Evans Funeral Home, Chapmanville, W.Va. Burial at Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Visitation one hour prior to service at the funeral home.

STEVEN MATTHEW SMITH, 47, of Flatwoods, Ky., husband of Bonnie Sue Shultz-Smith, died Nov. 23 at King’s Daughters Medical Center, Ashland. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at Carman Funeral Home, Flatwoods. Burial at Palmer Cemetery, Flatwoods. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. www.carmanfuneral.com. 

LORRAINE TRIPLETT SPEAKMAN, 80, of Proctorville, Ohio, died Nov. 21 at home. Funeral service 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville. Visitation one hour prior to service at the funeral home. www.timeformemory.com/hall.

Billy Joe Taylor, 52, of Huntington, died Nov. 20. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Monday at Henson Mortuary, Barboursville, W.Va. Burial will follow in Enon Cemetery, Salt Rock, W.Va. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Henson Mortuary. www.hensonmortuary.com.

NEAL S. TAYLOR, 51, of Hickory, N.C., formerly of Ashland, son of Donna Terry and Gene H. Taylor, died Nov. 21 at Frye Regional Medical Center, Hickory. He was formerly employed at Kroger in Ashland and Hickory. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at Miller Funeral Home. Burial at Rose Hill Burial Park. The visitation from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to service Monday at the funeral home.

JOHN ROBERT “ROBBY” VENTURINO, 25, of Morgantown, W.Va., formerly of Williamson, W.Va., died Nov. 24 at home. Funeral service 1 p.m. Wednesday at Weaver Mortuary, West Williamson, W.Va. Burial at Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher, W.Va. Visitation from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. www.weavermortuaryinc.com.

William “Bill” J. Watson of St. Albans, W.Va., died Nov. 22 at home. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Bartlett-Chapman Funeral Home, St. Albans. Burial will follow in Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans. Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Art Weisberg, 88, of Huntington, husband of Joan Weisberg, died Nov. 24 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Klingel Carpenter Mortuary.

JOANNE Y. WESTFALL, 83, of Barboursville, formerly of Huntington, mother of Martin and Timothy Westfall, died Nov. 24 at home. She was a retired beautician. Arrangements are incomplete at Henson Mortuary, Barboursville. www.hensonmortuary.com. 

HAZEL S. WOOTEN WILLIAMS, 88, of Ironton, widow of Clifford Lee Williams, died Nov. 22 at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Ironton Campus. She was a registered nurse and ordained minister. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday at Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton. Entombment at Ashland Cemetery Mausoleum. Visitation one hour prior to service at the funeral home. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.

IRENE THACKER WILLIAMSON, 90, of Henlawson, W.Va., died Nov. 24 in Columbus, Ohio. Arrangements are incomplete at Evans Funeral Home, Chapmanville, W.Va.

JOHN CALVIN “J.C.” YOUNG, 85, of Lawrenceburg, Ky., formerly of Toler, Ky., died Nov. 23 at home. Graveside service 1 p.m. Tuesday at Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. Burial at Mt. View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. R. E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.

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