The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our daily updates at 12:30, 2:30 and 4:30 p.m., and our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch on Saturday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
IRENE FAY EVANS BLANKENSHIP, 87, of Webbville, widow of Thurman Blankenship, died June 13 in the Jordan Center, Louisa, Ky. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sunday, Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa, Ky. Burial following in Evans Cemetery, Webbville. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
AARON ARNOLD GOODMAN, 73, of Accoville, W.Va., widower of Patricia Main Goodman, died June 13 in Pikeville (Ky.) Medical Center. He was a retired coal mine foreman. Funeral service will be 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Becco (W.Va.) United Baptist Church; burial in Highland Memorial Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Arrangements by Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home, Man, W.Va. www.krantzmcneelyfuneralhome.com.
ALLEN THOMAS McCONNELL, 87, of Pedro, Ohio, husband of Helen McConnell, died June 12 in St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington. There will be a graveside service, 2 p.m. Monday, Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North East, Grayson, Ky. There will be no visitation. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio is in charge of arrangements. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.
WILLIE BUZZY MEADE, 56, of Branchland, W.Va., died June 11. Funeral service will be 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Visitation will be from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. www.ehallfuneralhome.com
BRYAN NUNLEY, 54, of Proctorville, Ohio, died June 12 in St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington. He retired form the United State Air Force. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Visitation will be two hours before the service on Sunday at the funeral home. There will be a graveside service, 11 a.m. Monday, Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery, Dunbar, W.Va. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.
TIMOTHY STAPLETON, 53, of Ironton, son of William Stapleton, died June 10. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton. Burial will follow in Mamre Cemetery. Visitation will be two hours before service Monday at the funeral home. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net