Wednesday evening obituaries
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Check back at 6:30 p.m. for more updated information on area deaths, and read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Thursday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
NORMAN R. ADKINS, SR., 84, of Lesage, died May 7. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville; entombment in Forest Memorial Park, Milton. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
DAISY FAITH ARTRESSIA, 2, of Portsmouth, Ohio, daughter of Sabrina Artressia of Portsmouth and John Taylor of Jonesborough, Tenn. Funeral service will be noon Friday, Evans Funeral Home, Raceland, Ky.; burial at Caroline Cemetery, Raceland.
TONIA ROSE BEVINS, 44, of Hatfield, Ky., died May 8 in Pikeville (Ky.) Medical Center. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Pilgrim Home Old Regular Baptist Church; burial at Monty Bevins Cemetery, Hatfield. Visitation after 6 p.m. Thursday, Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.
ERVIE LEE CREMEANS, 76, of Culloden, W.Va., husband of Carolyn Cremeans, died May 9 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. A graveside service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Forest Memorial Park Mausoleum. Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, is assisting the family with arrangements.
IZOLA EGNOR, 72, of Griffithsville, W.Va., died May 8 at home. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be noon Friday, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, W.Va.; burial at Egnor Cemetery, Griffithsville. Visitation one hour before service. Donations may be made toward funeral expenses.
SAMUEL HICKS, 74, formerly of Ashland, Ky., died May 8 in Fayette Memorial Hospital, Washington Court House, Ohio. Arrangements incomplete at Steen Funeral Home, Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland.
JAMES HUGHES, 58, of Coal Grove, Ohio, husband of Virginia Lee Dutcher Hughes, died May 6 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland. He was a plumbers assistant for Dave Barthelomew. Funeral services will be 6 p.m. Friday, Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton, Ohio. Visitation will be two hours before service. Donations may be made to Phillips Funeral Home, PO Box 122, Ironton, OH 45638.
LAURETTA JACKSON, 76, of Genoa, W.Va., died May 8 at home. Arrangements incomplete at Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, W.Va.
HELEN IRENE KILLIN, 75, of Ashland, Ky., wife of Carl Killin, died May 8 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland. She worked in the accounting department of Allied Chemical/AK Steel Coke Plant. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Steen Funeral Home, Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland; entombment at Rose Hill Burial Park Mausoleum. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.
ALBERTA LAWLESS, 86, of Flatwoods, Ky., mother of Steve Lawless of Flatwoods, died May 8 at home. She was a retired nurse’s aide from Wurtland Manor Nursing Home. Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton, Ohio; burial at Plum Grove Cemetery. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
BRAYDEN MAXWELL NAPIER, infant son of Bradrick and Eva Napier of Alum Creek, W.Va., died May 7 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Graveside service will be 3 p.m. Friday, Orchard Hills Memory Gardens, Yawkey, W.Va. Arrangements by Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek.
ALVIN HAROLD SCARBERRY, 82, of Charley, Ky., husband of Anna Katherine Scarberry, died May 6. He was a self-employed sawmill operator. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Wilson Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky.; burial at Yatesville Memorial Gardens, Louisa. Visitation from 6 to 9p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.