Monday night obituary update
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Tuesday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
SHIRLEY ANN ALLEN, 67, of Ashland, Ky., formerly of Fort Pierce, Fla., widow of Roger Allen, died April 29 in King's Daughters Medical Center, Ashland. Memorial service will be 7 p.m. Wednesday, Faith Christian Assembly, Flatwoods, Ky.; burial in White City Cemetery, Fort Pierce, Fla. Visitation one hour before service. Donations may be made to the Bailey Family Funeral Home, Flatwoods, to aid with final expenses. www.BaileyFamilyFuneralHome.com.
PHILLIP B. BLEVINS, 55, formerly of Huntington, W.Va., died April 22. A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday, Emmanuel Community Church, 1458 28th Street, Huntington.
MARY ANN BUTCHER, 78, of Chapmanville, W.Va., widow of Vaden Butcher, died April 28 at home. Graveside service will be noon Friday, Butcher Family Cemetery. Visitation from 11 to 11:50 a.m. Friday, Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville.
VIRGINIA LEE CAPERTON DEAN, 67, of Huntington, W.Va., wife of Allen Henry Dean, died April 29 at St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral service 1 p.m. Wednesday, Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova. Visitation one hour before service. There will be a private family burial at a later date.
WALLACE JUNIOR FERRELL, 80, of Red Jacket, W.Va., died April 28 in Williamson (W.Va.) Memorial Hospital. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Chambers Funeral Services Chapel, Matewan, W.Va.; burial in Ferrell Cemetery, Pigeon Creek, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
JAMES CHRISTOPHER STEVEN GODBY, 26, of Houston, Texas, died April 20. as called home by his heavenly father on April 20, 2013. He was a detention officer with the Harris County (Texas) Sheriff's Department. A life celebration will be held at Faith Baptist Church, Monroe, Ga., at 11 a.m. on Saturday.
LOVELL EVELEE JAMESON, 91 of Huntington, W.Va., died April 29 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville. Reger Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.regerfh.com. There will be no visitation or procession to the cemetery.
PHILLIP M. LAMBERT, 77 of Ironton, Ohio, died April 27 in Community Hospice, Ashland, Ky. He worked in sales at Harmon Motors Company, Ironton. No services are scheduled. Donations are requested to Community Hospice Care Center, 2330 Pollard Road, Ashland, KY 41101. Arrangements by O’Keefe Baker Funeral Home, Ironton.
MARGARET AGNUS TAYLOR LICHTENSTEIN, 96 of Barboursville, W.Va., widow of Dr. Josseph Lichtenstein, died April 28 in Chateau Grove Personal Care Center, Barboursville. She was a homemaker. As her wishes, there will be no visitation or services. Henson & Kitchen Family Funeral Home, Barboursville, is caring for the family. www.hensonmortuary.com.
WILLIAM FORREST LOWE of West Union, S.C., formerly of Hatfield, Ky., husband of Connie Sue Fox Lowe, died April 28. He was inducted into the International Bluegrass Hall of Fame in 2012. Funeral service will be noon Wednesday, Hatfield Funeral Chapel, Toler, Ky.; burial in T.S. Lowe Cemetery, Hatfield. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. www.hatfieldfc.com.
GEORGIA ANN SCOTT, 93, formerly of Ransom, Ky., died April 27 in Piqua (Ohio) Manor Nursing Home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
BETTY JO SLOVER, 82, of Kenova, W.Va., wife of Charles Slover, died April 28. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Locust Grove Baptist Church; burial will follow in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville, W.Va. Visitaiton from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Arrangements by Brown Funeral Chapel, Ironton, Ohio.
SHARON ANN SLUSS, 72, formerly of Huntington, W.Va., died April 28 in Charlotte, N.C., where she was residing. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville; burial will be in Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
LILLIAN COOPER SWANN, 91, of Ashland, Ky., widow of Paul Swann, died April 28 in Woodland Oaks Health Care Facility. She was a homemaker. Private graveside service. Arrangements by Steen Funeral Home, Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland. Contributions may be made to a favorite charity.
CORA MARIE WHITE, 77, of Huntington, W.Va., died April 28. She was a teacher and librarian with Cabell County schools. There will be no services held. Memorial gifts can be made to the Humane Society or local animal shelter.