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
Friday, February 12, 2021

GLORIA WILHOIT HARRIS, 89, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2021, in Woodlands Retirement Community. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, February 13, 2021, at Beard Mortuary with Rev. Eric Porterfield officiating. Service will be livestreamed on Beard Mortuary …

Sunday, January 17, 2021

On the 9th day of January 2021, the gates of Heaven opened to welcome a wonderful husband, son, father, brother, uncle and friend. This is the day that EDWARD CLAY HEDRICK, that all knew as “Bub,” was called home. We love him truly, and rejoice in his victory, as much as we grieve his taking…

MILDRED KAREN WILSON, 74, of Bear, Delaware, passed away on Wednesday, the 6th of January, at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa., following a long illness. She was born on January 2, 1946, in Matewan, West Virginia, the daughter of Eugene Warren Dean and Mildred Katherine (Kenne…

Friday, January 15, 2021
Sunday, January 10, 2021

MICHAEL WAYNE WEBB, 54, of Huntington, passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at Pleasant Valley Hospital. A Celebration of Life will be held on Monday at 1 p.m. at Beard Mortuary with Pastor Chuck Smith officiating. The family will receive friends after noon. He was born November 28, 1966…

Wednesday, January 06, 2021

GAIL LYNN HOLLEY, 68, of Huntington, passed away suddenly on December 29, 2020. She was a caring wife, mom, granny, sister, aunt and friend. She left this world way too soon. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, January 8, 2021, at Beard Mortuary with Pastor Bob Withers officiating. Buria…

Sunday, January 03, 2021

JOHN ANTHONY WORLS, 58, of Huntington, passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at his residence. Private family graveside services will be held on Tuesday at Ridgelawn Abbey of Devotion. He was born May 22, 1962, in Huntington, the son of Harwin John and Donna LeGrand Worls of Huntington. …

Friday, January 01, 2021

LOIS JAN KAHLE DICKSON, of Huntington, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at noon at Beard Mortuary with Rev. John Minihan officiating. Burial will follow in Woodmere Memorial Park. Onlin…

Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Sunday, December 27, 2020

W. EILEEN BAYS, 96, of Huntington, passed away at home on Friday, December 25, 2020. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Beard Mortuary with Pastor Thomas Belville officiating. Service will be livestreamed on Beard Mortuary Facebook Live. The family will receive friends aft…

Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Sunday, December 20, 2020

EDITH JEWELL PRIDDY, 90, of Huntington, passed away on Wednesday, December 16, 2020, at Paramount Senior Living. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 21, 2020, at 1 p.m. at Lewis Memorial Baptist Church with Rev. David Lemming officiating, livestreaming at LMBC.tv and Beard Mort…

Saturday, December 19, 2020
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Sunday, December 06, 2020
Friday, December 04, 2020

SARI ADA BOGGS stepped into heaven on Monday, November 30, 2020. She walked with God for more than 40 years and was a member of First Church of the Nazarene. She was welcomed into heaven by her husband, Ralph; two grandchildren, Ashliegh Bekkala and Annaliese Bias; her stepdaughter, Vicie Kn…

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

BRIAN KEITH ROSS, 59 of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Sunday, November 29, 2020. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, December 3, 2020, at Beard Mortuary with Pastor Cledith Campbell officiating. The service will be livestreamed at Beard Mortuary Facebook live. Burial will follow in Do…

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