Friday evening obituary update
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 Saturday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
Jimmie Roger Adkins, 69, of Hamlin, W.Va., died April 3. He retired from Wilson Welding Co. Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Monday, Walker Adkins Cemetery, Branchland, W.Va. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, W.Va.
Bertie Anderson, 91, of Louisa, Ky., died April 2 in Newark, Del. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Doris Hogg Baer, 75, of Ashland, widow of Jack Baer, died April 4 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland. Funeral services 1 p.m. Monday, Neal Funeral Home, Catlettsburg, Ky.; burial in Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens. Visitation one hour before service. Contributions may be made to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.
Ellen Maxine Chapman, 90, of Barboursville, died April 3 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Contributions may be made to Steele Memorial United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 346, Barboursville, WV, 25504. A Celebration of Life will be held at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Steele Memorial United Methodist Church. Burial was private. www.timeformemory.com/wallace.
Clancy Clay, 77, of Huntington died April 2 at home. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington; burial will be in Highland Memorial Gardens, South Point, Ohio. Visitation from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. www.chapmans-mortuary.com.
MINNIE DYER, 83, of Greenup, Ky., wife of Leonard Dyer, Jr., died April 4 at home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Music Family Funeral Home, Greenup; burial in Elmwood Cemetery, Wayne, W.Va. Visitation form 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Charles Griffith, 63, of Greenup, Ky., died April 5. Funeral services 1 p.m. Monday, Kentucky Veterans North East Cemetery. www.malonefuneralhome.com.
Warner Lee Hall, 86, of Huntington, widower of Martha Elizabeth Hall, died April 5 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington. He was a retired draftsman from C&O Railroad. Arrangements are incomplete at Henson & Kitchen Family Funeral Home, Barboursville. www.hensonmortuary.com.
Dr. Terry L. Jones, 64, of Huntington, husband of Suzanne “Susie” Jones, died April 2 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington, W.Va. A Celebration of Life will be 3 p.m. Sunday, First Baptist Church of Kenova. Visitation one hour before service. Contributions may be made to the Good Samaritan Center, 1523 Chestnut Street, Kenova, WV 25530 or the VA Medical Center-Voluntary Services C/O Linda Markham 1540 Spring Valley Drive, Huntington, WV 25704. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, W.Va., is assisting the family.
Alma Ramey Maynard, 88, of Wayne, widow of Hobert Maynard, died April 1. She operated Maynard's Grocery, East Lynn. Funeral service 1 p.m. Sunday, Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne; burial in Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. Visitation one hour before service.
Opal Gilkerson McClung, 90, formerly of Huntington, widow of Joe McClung, died April 4 in Brighton Gardens Assisted Living Center, Dayton, Ohio. Arrangements are incomplete at Henson & Kitchen Family Funeral Home, Barboursville. www.hensonmortuary.com.
Leonard Jackson O'Bryan, 61, of Barboursville, died April 4 at home. A Celebration of Life will be 11 a.m. Tuesday,Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to Hospice of Huntington, Box 464, Huntington, WV 25709 or the American Cancer Society, 611 7th Ave, Suite 101, Huntington, WV 25701. www.timeformemory.com/wallace.
MARK ALAN PELFREY, 50, formerly of Chesapeake, Ohio, widower of Debra Woodyard Pelfrey, died April 3 at home in Huntington. Memorial service at 7 p.m. Monday, Bible Apostolic Church. Visitation one hour before service. Schneider-Griffin Funeral Home, Chesapeake, Ohio, is in charge of arrangements. www.schneidergriffin.com.
James Milton Prince, 78, of Adams, Ky., died April 4 at home. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Sunday, Isaac Park Freewill Baptist Church. Visitation from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the church. Arrangements by Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky.
Richard Sands Robinson III, 30, of Ashland, husband of Johnda Lewis Robinson, died April 3 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Carman Funeral Home, Flatwoods, Ky.; burial follows in Rose Hill Burial Park, Ashland. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. www.carmanfuneral.com.
BOBBY JUWETT SLONE, 42, of Blue River, Ky., husband of Candi Gross Slone, died April 4 at home. He was a disabled gymnastics instructor for KY Power Tumbling. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky.; burial in Slone Cemetery, Blue River. Visitation from 6 p.m. Friday until service time at the funeral home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com.
MILDRED WELLS, 88, of Martin, Ky., wife of Ernest Wells, died April 4. She was a clerk for American General Insurance. Burial in Canaan Church Cemetery, Florence, Ala. Arrangements by Preston Funeral Home, Paintsville, Ky.