Thursday night obituary update
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Friday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
OPAL FAY CAPPER, 90, of Proctorville, Ohio, widow of Donald Capper, died Aug. 21 in Midland Meadows Senior Living, Ona, W.Va. She retired from the Fairland School District. Arrangements incomplete at Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville.
DONALD EUGENE CHANEY SR., 81, of Hurricane, W.Va., husbnad of Tina Chaney, died Aug. 21 at CAMC Memorial Hospital. He was retired from Sunoco Fiber, Culloden. Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Saturday, Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane; burial will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville. Visitation two hours before service.
JENNIFER BUCKLEY COPLEY, 53, of Gallipolis, Ohio, wife of William Keith Copley, died Aug. 21 in Holzer Medical Center. Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis. Donations may be made to the funeral home. www.willisfuneralhome.com.
MARGARET COUNTS, 81 of Logan, W.Va., widow of LeRoy Counts, died Aug. 22 at home.She was a former teacher and owned The Specialty Shop, Logan. Graveside service will be noon Saturday, Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Memorials may be made to an animal shelter, nursing home, missions ministry, homeless shelter, food or clothing pantry or a charity of your choice. Arrangements at Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville, W.Va.
MARCEIA JEAN CRAWFORD, 79, of Point Pleasant, W.Va., died Aug. 22 in Arbors of Gallipolis, Ohio. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Wilcoxen Funeral Home, Point Pleasant; burial in Beale Chapel Cemetery. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. www.wilcoxenfuneralhome.com.
MARY ELDEAN CRUSE, 79, of Great Bend, Kan., mother of Dorothy S. Smith of Milton, W.Va., died Aug. 20 in Via Christi St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita, Kan. She was a proof operator at Security State Bank and American State Bank. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Great Bend, Kan.; burial in Great Bend Cemetery; Altar Society Rosary, 4 p.m. Friday, Vigil Service 7 p.m., Friday, both at Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend. www.bryantfh.net.
PEARL HIGGINS GOINS, 87, formerly of Weeksbury, Ky., widow of Rev. Howard Goins, died Aug. 19 in Hospice by the Sea, Boca Raton, Fla. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, Hindman, Ky.; burial in Holbrook Cemetery. Visitation from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.
RICHARD LEE HANSEN, 64, of Gallipolis, Ohio, husband of Reba Hansen, died Aug. 21 at home. He was a retired over the road truck driver. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis; burial in Ohio Valley Memory Gardens, Gallipolis. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation. www.willisfuneralhome.com.
ANNA LOUISE MEADOWS HOLBROOK, 73, of Prestonsburg, Ky., wife of Glenn Holbrook, died Aug. 21 in Highlands Regional Medical Center. She was a caregiver. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky.; burial in Gethsemane Gardens, Prestonsburg. Visitation from 6 p.m. Friday until service time at the funeral home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.
LORETTA JANIE LUCAS, 74, of Wayne, W.Va., died Aug. 20 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Johnson Tiller Funeral Home, Wayne; burial will follow in Community Memorial Gardens. Visitation two hours before service.
EDNA GERRI McCOMAS, 84, of Huntington, W.Va., died Aug. 20 at home. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Reger Funeral Chapel, Huntington; burial follows in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville, W.Va. Visitation one hour before service.
WILLARD MILLER, 63, of Salt Rock, W.Va., husband of Lisa Miller, died Aug. 21 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, McGhee-Handley Funeral Home, West Hamlin, W.Va.; burial follows in Green Valley Cemetery, Salt Rock. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.handleyfh.com.
SCOTT STUTLER, 53, of Ashland, son of Edmond and Barbara Stutler of Ashland, died Aug. 22 in Community Hospice Care Center. Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Lazear Funeral Home Chapel, Ashland. Visitation two hours before service. Donations be made to Gospel Light Baptist Church, 1115 Trinity Lane, Ashland, KY 41102.
PATSY STAKER, 73, of Huntington, W.Va., wife of Dr. Donald E. Staker, died Aug. 21 in St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington; burial will be in Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington. Visitation one hour before service. www.chapmans-mortuary.com.
FERNA SUE THOMPSON, 62, formerly of Barboursville, died Aug. 17 at home in Parkersburg, W.Va. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville; burial will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville. Visitation one hour before service. www.timeformemory.com/wallace.
DAVID M. WILSON, 65, of Genoa, W.Va., died Aug. 22 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Johnson Tiller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, which are complete.