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.
CLIFTON McKINLEY BROOKS, JR., 69, of Barboursville, W.Va., died Dec. 6. in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Memorial service will be 3 p.m. Monday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Visitation one hour before service. Contributions may be made to Elmwood Baptist Church Building Fund, 3045 Martha Rd., Barboursville, WV 25504. www.timeformemory.com./wallace.
DONALD DEAN BURGESS, 56, of Hewett, W.Va., formerly of Blair, husband of Tammy Burgess, died Dec. 5 in St. Mary's Medical Center. Services will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, W.Va.; burial at White Oak Cemetery, Blair. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
GUY RAY CHILDERS, 75, of Chesapeake, Ohio, died Dec. 5 in St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville; burial will follow in Green Valley Cemetery, Branchland, W.Va. Visitation one hour before service.
NANCY LOUISE CRANK, 63, of Catlettsburg, Ky., died Dec. 5 in Boyd County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services at 1 p.m. Saturday, Neal Funeral Home, Catlettsburg; burial in Catlettsburg Cemetery. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.kilgorecollierfuneralhome.com.
ALICE RUTH DAVIS, 83, of Ashland, Ky., widow of Benjamin Davis, died Dec. 6 in Oakmont Manor. Arrangements incomplete at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland. Contributions may be made to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.
HOMER LEWIS, 76, of Grayson, Ky., husband of Garnet Davis Lewis, died Dec. 5 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. He was Carter County Road Foreman. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Sparks Funeral Home; burial will follow at Bethel Cemetery. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. www.sparksfh.com.
PETE MARTIN, 87, of Gallipolis, Ohio, companion of Annabelle Richardson of Gallipolis, died Dec. 5 at home. He retired as a master mechanic for Chevrolet Gear and Axle. Services will be 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis,; burial Monday at Workman Cemetery, Danville, Ohio. Visitation will be 90 minutes before service Sunday at the funeral home. www.willisfuneralhome.com.
HELEN TRIPLETT SAVAGE MICHELS, 93, of Proctorville, Ohio, died Dec. 5. Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, New Hope United Methodist Church, Proctorville, Ohio. Visitation one hour before service. Arrangements by Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville. www.timeformemory.com/hall.
HELEN D. MILLER, 87, formerly of Ironton, Ohio, mother of Lenora Miller of Whitehall, Ohio, died Dec. 4 in Crestview Nursing Home, Lancaster, Ohio. Visitation from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Miller Funeral Home, Ashland, Ky. Private graveside service.
FANNIE MUSIC, 94, of Prestonsburg, Ky., widow of Paris Buster Music, died Dec. 5 in Riverview Nursing Home. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky.; burial at Richmond Cemetery, Prestonsburg. Visitation after 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
JULIUS PACK, 67, of Kiahsville, W.Va., widower of Judy Pack, died Dec. 4 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Kiahsville Freewill Baptist Church; burial at Pack Cemetery, Kiahsville. Visitation after 6 p.m. Friday at the church. Arrangements by Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, W.Va.
MANDA MOORE PRATT, 91, of Garrett, Ky., died Dec. 5 in Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, Ky. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky.; burial at Harry Lee Moore Cemetery, Langley, Ky. Visitation after 4:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
PAUL EDWARD RAY, 76, of Huntington, W.Va., died Dec. 5 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Arrangements incomplete at Henson Mortuary, Barboursville, W.Va. www.hensonmortuary.com .
JACK ROWE, 81, of Ironton, Ohio, husband of Clara Rowe, died Dec. 6. Arrangements incomplete at Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton.
WILLIAM WADE SMITH, 81, of Canada, Ky., died Dec. 5 at home. Funeral service will be noon Sunday, Bluesprings Freewill Baptist Church, Ransom, Ky.; burial in the church cemetery. Visitation after 6 p.m. Friday and 7 p.m. Saturday, Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.
ANNA MARIE STEVENS, 68, of Culloden, W.Va., wife of Edward Stevens, died Dec. 6 at home. Arrangements incomplete at Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, W.Va.
WILLIAM KENNETH STRAIT, 81, of Russell, Ky., husband of Mary Lou Huber Strait, died Dec. 4 in Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital. He was a retired supervisor from ARMCO. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland, Ky.; burial at Bellefonte Memorial Gardens, Flatwoods, Ky. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to Centenary United Methodist Church, 2901 Winchester Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.
ANCEL DEE THOMPSON, 78, of Genoa, W.Va., died Dec. 6 at home. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Rush Branch Church, Genoa. Visitation begins 2 p.m. Saturday at the church. Arrangements by Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky.
BILL TONEY, 84, of Big Ugly, W.Va., died Dec. 6 in Boone Nursing and Rehabilitation, Danville, W.Va. He was a former pipeline and construction worker. Services will be noon Saturday, Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville, W.Va. Visitation two hours before service. Contributions may be made toward funeral expenses.
VIRGINIA TACKETT WITTEN, 90, of Paintsville, Ky., died Dec. 5. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel; burial at Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky. Visitation from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
BERNICE NEOLAN WOOTEN, 81, of Davin, W.Va., widow of Daryl Wooten, died Dec. 5 in CAMC-General Division, Charleston, W.Va. She was a retired stock clerk from Burgess and Lohn Supermarket, Man, W.Va. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Mallory (W.Va.) Church of God; burial at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Pecks Mill, W.Va. Visitation one hour before service. www.krantzmcneelyfuneralhome.com.