Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Tuesday, October 19, 2021

DREMA SUE SEXTON, 85 of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Monday, October 18, 2021, in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at Spring Hill Cemetery with Pastor Bob Withers officiating. Burial will follow. She was born August 2, 1936, in Che…

Friday, October 15, 2021

RODGER A. BLAKE, M.D., age 60, of Huntington, went to be with the Lord on Monday, October 11, 2021, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 16, at 1 p.m. at Lewis Memorial Baptist Church with Pastors David Lemming and Tim Yates officiating. The famil…

Friday, October 01, 2021
Thursday, September 30, 2021
Sunday, September 26, 2021

SWANSON G. “ROBBIE” ROBERTS, 95 years young, passed away on September 21, 2021. He was the beloved husband of the late Amy Hope Douthat Roberts for over 69 years. He is survived by his children, Kathryn Roberts Copley of Huntington and Stephen G. Roberts (Anne) of Charleston, W.Va.; five gra…

Friday, September 24, 2021

TUESDAY RAYNE SHANNON, 18 months old, of Nitro, W.Va., was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 19, 2021. The family will have a celebration of life at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 25, 2021, at Beard Mortuary. The family will receive friends after 10:30 a.m. She was the bel…

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

GWENDOLYN SUE POSTON, 83 of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral services will be 11 a.m.  Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at Beard Mortuary with Pastor David Smith and Pastor Noah Robertson officiating. Burial will follow in Ridge…

Friday, September 17, 2021

KATHLEEN JOAN MAYNARD, 85, of Huntington, West Virginia, passed away peacefully, with her loving family by her side, on September 15, 2021, at her home. She was born on August 29, 1936, in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, to the late Denis and Ann Nairn McGinity. Kathy is preceded in death by her fo…

Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Thursday, September 09, 2021

EULA LORENA WOODS, 93, of Alpharetta, Ga., formerly of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 10, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Beard Mortuary with Rev. Greg Creasy officiating. Burial will follow in White Chapel Memorial Garde…

Thursday, September 02, 2021
Sunday, August 29, 2021

WILNA RUTH EDMONDS, 85, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. A Celebration of her Life will be held on Monday, August 30, 2021, at 3 p.m. at Beard Mortuary. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Ruth Zalonko, her husband…

Sunday, August 01, 2021
Thursday, July 29, 2021

JOY DELL QUALLS, 85, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, July 30, 2021, at Beard Mortuary with Pastor Tim Yates officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgelawn Memorial Park. The fa…

Thursday, July 22, 2021

JEAN KIPP DEAN, of Huntington, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 17, 2021, at Madison Park Healthcare. Her Celebration of Life will be held on Friday at 2:30 p.m. at Beard Mortuary with Rev. Joe Kenaston and Rev. Teresa Deane officiating. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. t…

Thursday, July 01, 2021

JACKIE LEE MOLTER, 82 of Huntington, W.Va., passed away peacefully Sunday, June 27, 2021, at home. He was born September 2, 1938, in Huntington, the son of the late Fred and Mildred Weatherford Molter. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Fred Molter Jr. Jacki…

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

MARY ELIZABETH ARIGAN, 91, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Friday, June 18, 2021, in Heartland of Riverview. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 23, at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, Rev. Fr. Paul Yuenger officiating. The family will receive friends after 9:30 …

Thursday, June 17, 2021

WANDA FAYE SPURLOCK, 92 of Lesage, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Friday, June 18, 2021, at Staunton Street Apostolic Life Cathedral with Pastor Edwin S. Harper officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church. Bur…

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

ALFREDA MITCHELL, 93, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Wyngate at River’s Edge, Proctorville, Ohio. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 17, 2021, at Beard Mortuary, Huntington, with Rev. Bill DeMoss officiating and Mary DeMoss, vocalist. Burial w…

Friday, June 11, 2021

GEORGE GARY CORN, 89, of Lesage, W.Va., formerly of South Point, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in Paramount Senior Living, where he had been living since suffering a stroke in February. He was born September 3, 1931, the only child of the late George Alfred and Olive Morris Cor…

Sunday, June 06, 2021

ERNIE EUGENE “GENE” SCARBERRY, 94, of Huntington, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 3, 2021, at St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 9, at 1 p.m. at Ridgeview Community Bible Church, 5730 East Pea Ridge Road, Huntington, with Pastor Brady Lipsc…

Saturday, June 05, 2021

MAX EUGENE BLAKE, 91, of Huntington, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 31, 2021, at Wyngate Senior Living, Barboursville. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 6, at Beard Mortuary with Rev. Trent Eastman officiating. Burial and military rites will follow at Ridgelawn …

Friday, June 04, 2021

MAX EUGENE BLAKE, 91, of Huntington, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 31, 2021, at Wyngate Senior Living, Barboursville. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 6, at Beard Mortuary with Rev. Trent Eastman officiating. Burial and military rites will follow at Ridgelawn …

Thursday, June 03, 2021

DANNY ROGER COURTS, 70, of Huntington, passed away peacefully in his family home on the evening of Saturday May 29th, 2021. Up until the end, Danny was surrounded by those he loved most. He was preceded in death by his son, Dustin Sean Courts, father, Carsey Harrison Courts, and mother, Shir…

Friday, May 28, 2021
Thursday, May 20, 2021

ANN RANKIN HOPPE, 90, of Huntington, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 17, 2021. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, May 21, 2021, at Beard Mortuary with Pastor Ron McClung officiating. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday. The service will be liv…

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

SAMUEL I B DINGESS, “Cowboy Sam,” passed away at home Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at the age of 68. He was a husband, father of two daughters and three grandchildren. Sam was born on May 31, 1952, in Logan, W.Va., to Paul Martin Dingess and Genevieve Whitt Monroe. He was a 1969 graduate of Chapma…

Sunday, May 16, 2021
Saturday, May 15, 2021
Friday, May 07, 2021

Taken from us far too soon is the joyful laughter of DAVID ARTHUR BECKETT. To hear David laugh was to hear some of the most wonderful music that ever echoed on this Earth. It was deep, infectious, often imitated and, above all, memorable. We are very saddened to announce the death of this la…

Sunday, May 02, 2021

MAX KEITH BEEVER, 95, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Private services for family and relatives will be held on Monday, May 3, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Beard Mortuary with Minister Wayne Carter officiating. Burial will follow in Woodmere…

Saturday, May 01, 2021

JOSHUA KENT ADKINS, 36, of Huntington, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 24, 2021. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday at 2 p.m. at Beard Mortuary with Rocky Meadows officiating. He was born September 6, 1984, in Huntington, the son of Gregory Kent Adkins and Donna …

Friday, April 30, 2021

WILMA DOROTHY JOYCE, 90, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Tuesday, April 27, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 1, 2021, at 26th Street Baptist Church with Pastors Tim Arthur and Eric Wallace officiating. Burial will follow in Woodmere Me…

Sunday, April 25, 2021

TERESA ANN EAKLE, 74, of Huntington, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. A graveside service will be held for the family on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. She was born February 13, 1947, the daughter of the late Carl Hewlett and Edna Merz. She was a former special education te…

Friday, April 23, 2021

DAVID A. BALLARD, 70, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on April 18, 2021. He was born on June 28, 1950, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Carlos R. Ballard Jr. David was preceded in death by his grandfather, Carlos R. Ballard Sr., and his beloved son, Adam P. Ballard. Survivors include his loving wi…

Thursday, April 22, 2021

CONNIE JEAN RANSBOTTOM, 80, of Huntington, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, April 23, 2021, at Beard Mortuary. Burial will follow in Rome Cemetery, Proctorville, Ohio. The family will receive friends after 11 a.m. …

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

LOLA SUE HARBOUR, 67 of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Sunday, April 18, 2021, at St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was born February 19, 1954, in Atlanta, Ga., the daughter of the late George and Katherine Felter Patterson. She was also preceded in death by a brother, George Alan Patterson. Sh…

Friday, April 09, 2021

GLENDA SHARON SHANNON, 77, of Lesage, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 10, 2021, at Beard Mortuary with Pastor David Blake officiating. Burial will follow in White Chapel Memorial Ga…

Thursday, April 08, 2021

PEGGY ANNE ESSLINGER, 88, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021, in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. She was born July 14, 1932, in Birmingham, Ala., the daughter of the late Farrow and Edna Smoot Gauntt. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her hus…

Sunday, April 04, 2021

BARBARA SUE BEYMER, 90, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at her home in Huntington, W.Va. She was born May 18, 1930, in Harrisonville, Ohio, the daughter of the late Clarence Earl and Helen Elizabeth Combs Wyatt. Sue treasured time with her family and travel to Myrtle Bea…

Friday, April 02, 2021
Sunday, March 28, 2021

WILLIAM RAY UNDERDONK, 86, of Huntington, passed away March 24, 2021. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Rev. Msgr. Dean Borgmeyer officiating. Burial and military rites will follow at Spring Hill Cemetery. The fami…

Sunday, March 14, 2021

IMOGENE FULLER, of Huntington, passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021, after a long illness. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Beard Mortuary with Pastor Edwin S. Harper officiating. Burial will follow in Spring Hill Cemetery. The family will receive fri…

Friday, March 05, 2021

JIMMIE H. REEVES, 79, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Monday, February 8, 2021. There will be a Celebration of Life Reception from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Beard Mortuary. He was born January 3, 1942, in Huntington, the son of the late Harry Lee and Cora Esther Saunde…

Wednesday, March 03, 2021
Friday, February 26, 2021

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