Sunday, November 28, 2021

DOROTHY MAE SUMMERS, 92, of Huntington, died Sunday, November 21, 2021, in Home Sweet Huntington Assisted Living Facility. She was born June 14, 1929, in Frame, W.Va., a daughter of the late Lewis Waitman and Stella Bonham Summers. In addition to her parents, one brother, Walter Lewis Summer…

ROBERT “BOB” JOSEPH NICHOLS, 74, of Milton, passed away Friday, November 12, 2021, at Carington Park Nursing Home in Ashtabula, Ohio. He was born November 16, 1946, in Huntington, the son of the late Carl L. and Eileen (Dillow) Nichols. Bob graduated from Huntington East High School and then…

Saturday, November 27, 2021

JEWEL GROSE, 90, of Lesage, wife of the late Donald Grose, passed away Wednesday, November 24, 2021, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Jewel was born September 13, 1931, in Glenwood, W.Va., a daughter of the late Stanley and Rosie Mae Shull Nance. Along with her parents, she was prec…

Friday, November 26, 2021
Thursday, November 25, 2021

IRENE C. HALL, 90, of Huntington, widow of Harvey Hall, died Monday, November 22, 2021, in Wayne Nursing and Rehabilitation. She was born September 27, 1931, in Superior, W.Va., Mingo County, a daughter of the late Russell and Mona Burton Chandler. Irene is preceded in death by a daughter, D…

Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Sunday, November 21, 2021

IMOGENE WINONA DUNAGAN, 91, of Scott Depot, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021, in Wyngate at Rivers Edge, Proctorville, Ohio. She was born September 20, 1930, in Huntington, a daughter of the late Laborn and Carrie Beulah Pickens Dunagan. Two sisters, Marceline Pauley and Bernadine Pin…

Thursday, November 18, 2021

JANET POKLUDA EDWARDS, beloved wife, daughter, sister and aunt, unexpectedly passed away at home in Magnolia, Texas, while with her husband Thursday, November 4, 2021. The daughter of Aloise and Ruby Pokluda, she was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and grew up in LaMarque, Texas. Janet was a…

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

BARBARA MARTIN DOWNEY, 80, beloved Christian, sister, mother, aunt, grandmother and friend, went to walk with her Lord on Saturday, November 13, 2021, while being comforted by her loved ones and the Earthly angels at Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House of Huntington. Barbara was born in Huntin…

Friday, November 12, 2021

STEVEN CLAY WALLER, 39, of Huntington, died Friday, November 5, 2021, at his residence. He was born October 17, 1982, in Huntington, a son of Charles Derrick and Diana Hughes Waller. He was a steelworker. Survivors in addition to his parents include his wife, Amy Colley Waller; two sons, Deg…

Thursday, November 11, 2021

WILLIAM FRANCIS HAWLEY, 83, of Huntington, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, November 7, 2021, in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He was born December 23, 1937, in Huntington, a son of the late Francis Bigony and Wilma Frances Gwaltney Hawley. He retired from the US Army Corps of …

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

BETTIE ANN KEITH, 85, of Huntington, passed away November 7, 2021, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, after a short illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, Okle Keith; her parents, Robert F. and Ruby Belcher of Chattaroy, W.Va.; her sister, Donna Barnett of West Chester, Ohio; her bro…

Tuesday, November 09, 2021

GAYNELL WATSON FRALEY, 92, of Huntington, died Friday, November 5, 2021, in Barboursville. She was the wife of Charles M. Fraley Jr. for 46 years before his death in 1993. Gaynell is survived by her three children, Deloris Bradshaw (Pete) of Richmond, Va., Larry M. Fraley (Sherry) of Catlett…

Sunday, November 07, 2021

CAROLYN SUE DAVIS, 80, of Huntington, mother of Robert Davis, passed away Monday, November 1, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Her husband, Harley Dale Davis, and a sister, Bobbie, preceded her in death. She was born March 20, 1941, in Wayne County, W.Va. She was a homemaker. Survivors in…

Saturday, November 06, 2021

ROBERT EUGENE ESHBAUGH, 68, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at his residence. Robert was born February 11, 1953, in Toronto, Ohio, a son of the late Gene and Sally Eshbaugh. He retired from Atomic Distributing. Robert loved football, playing at Toronto High Sch…

Friday, November 05, 2021
Thursday, November 04, 2021

GLEN SCOTT MARCUM, 89, of Huntington, husband of Joyce Dathlene Porter Marcum, died Monday, November 1, 2021, at his residence. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Friday, November 5, 2021, at Chapman’s Mortuary with Pastor Keith Waters officiating. Burial with military honors conducte…

Sunday, October 31, 2021

DORIS ANN COMBS, 81, of Huntington, widow of Verlin Leo Combs, died Thursday, October 28, 2021, at her residence. She was born December 10, 1939, in Huntington, a daughter of the late Henry Ernest and Sophia Ann Hardesty Sparks. Doris had a daughter, Linda Combs, four brothers and a sister a…

Sunday, October 24, 2021

PEARL MILLER, age 107, passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Pearl was born in Beaver, W.Va., and in 1929 moved to Huntington to attend Marshall College (now Marshall University). At that time, Pearl was the youngest student (age 15) on campus. S…

Saturday, October 23, 2021

KAREN SUE SPURLOCK, 75, of Huntington, wife of Richard Earl Spurlock, died Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was born September 27, 1946, in Hornell, N.Y., a daughter of the late Harold Earl and Betty Louise McConnell DeMocker. A brother, Harold Stephen DeMocker, h…

Friday, October 22, 2021
Thursday, October 21, 2021

DOROTHY JANE FULLER, 86, of Huntington, W.Va., widow of Raymond Thomas Fuller, passed away Monday, October 18, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday, October 22, 2021, at Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington, with Pastor Ronald McClung officiating. Burial will be in Woodmere Memor…

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

HAROLD ROBERT WILSON, 82, of Huntington, died Sunday, October 17, 2021. He was born March 9, 1939, a son of the late Harold Thurston Wilson and Margaret Irma Federer Wilson. His infant brother, Richard Wilson, and brother, George J. Wilson, also preceded him in death. He was a U.S. Air Force…

Sunday, October 17, 2021

DAVID BRUCE DAVIS, 67, of Huntington, husband of Susan Adkins-Davis, died Thursday, October 14, 2021, at St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was born August 13, 1954, in Huntington, a son of Liz Davis Adkins of Ravenswood, W.Va., and the late William Bruce Davis. He had a brother that preceded him…

JOSHUA MICHAEL CHASTAIN, 30, of Barboursville, passed away Monday, October 11, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was born January 30, 1991, to Jennifer McCallister and Mike Chastain. He was preceded in death by his father; a beloved uncle, Brian Adkins; and his grandmother, Betty Chasta…

Saturday, October 16, 2021

TEDDY DARRELL ADKINS, 90, of Spencer, W.Va., died Sunday, October 10, 2021, at Agape Care, Summerville, S.C. Graveside funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, October 17, 2021, at Morrison Cemetery, Winslow, W.Va., with Rev. Randall Whited officiating. Teddy was born November 8, 193…

Friday, October 15, 2021

KIMBERLY DAWN ADKINS, 54, of Wayne, died Tuesday, October 12, 2021, in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Kimberly was born October 7, 1967, in Huntington, a daughter of Bonnie Mills Nelson of Pocahontas County, W.Va., and the late Earl Ray Adkins. Additional survivors include one daughter, Hazel T…

Thursday, October 14, 2021

CECIL “PETE” STANLEY, 92, of Huntington, husband of Shirley Mae Cremeans Stanley, passed away Tuesday, October 12, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was born August 3, 1929, in Cabell County, a son of the late Coy Winford Stanley and Goldie Arlene Johnson Stanley Guthrie. One sister, Ma…

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Tuesday, October 12, 2021

WALTER THOMAS ARNOLD III, 74, of Huntington, died Thursday, October 7, 2021 in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Walter was born December 8, 1946, in Ayers, Mass., a son of the late Walter Thomas Arnold Jr. and Barbara Ward Arnold. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and retired from the U.S. Postal Service…

Sunday, October 10, 2021

DARRELL LUGENE CHAPMAN, 85, of Lesage, passed away Thursday, October 7, 2021, at his residence. There will be gathering of family and friends at 12:30 p.m. Monday, October 11, 2021, at Herrenkohl Cemetery, Lesage. Burial will follow. Darrell was born November 23, 1935, in Cabell County, a so…

Friday, October 08, 2021
Thursday, October 07, 2021

STELLA LOUISE CONWAY, 73, of Huntington, widow of David Conway, died Saturday, October 2, 2021, in Wayne Nursing and Rehabilitation. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday, October 8, 2021, at Chapman’s Mortuary with Pastor David Smith officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemet…

THOMAS DUDLEY GRAYBEAL, 71, of Huntington, W.Va., died Monday, October 4, 2021, in Cornerstone Hospital, Huntington. Tom was born November 25, 1949, in Racine, Ohio, a son of the late William Andrew and Bertha Husk Graybeal. He was a member of the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 949, VFW…

Tuesday, October 05, 2021

EARL JACKSON GOLDEN, 96, of Huntington, W.Va., formerly of Jolo, W.Va., passed away Saturday, October 2, 2021, in Huntington. He was born July 18, 1925, in Holden, Logan County, W.Va., a son of the late Shelby and Rosena Southers Golden. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Hester Elle…

Sunday, October 03, 2021

GARRET BOLT, 98, of Huntington, formerly of Midkiff, W.Va., passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving family on October 1, 2021. Garret served in the Army Air Corps during WWII, and retired from International Nickel Company after 30 years. He loved to travel, hunt, fish, and fix anyt…

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

BARBARA KAY HOLLAND, 74, of Huntington, wife of Michael Steven Holland, died Friday, September, 24, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral services will be conducted at noon Saturday, October 2, 2021, at Chapman’s Mortuary with Rick Nickels officiating. Burial will be in Woodmere Memori…

MARILYN LOUISE FLOYD, 86, of Lesage, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021, in Paramount Sr. Living Ona, W.Va. She was born October 19, 1934, in Cabell County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Everett and Mayme Carter Floyd. One sister, Pauline Edmonds, one brother, Chester Floyd, one …

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

HARVEY “DAVID” BYRD, 78, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away peacefully Sunday, September 26, 2021, in Huntington Health and Rehabilitation Hospital. He was born March 12, 1943 in Ona, W.Va., a son of the late Edmund F. “Dick” and Anna Rachel Thornburg Byrd. He was also preceded in death by tw…

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

BASIL ASBURY, (The Alternator Man), 92, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Sunday, September 26, 2021, in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington. He was born April 18, 1929, in Wayne County, W.Va., a son of the late Aaron and Virgin Adkins Asbury. He was also preceded in death by h…

Saturday, September 25, 2021

CHRISTINE DUNFEE, 90, died peacefully on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at Madison Park Healthcare in Huntington, W.Va. Christine was a strong, independent woman with a generous heart and a unique perspective on life. She was born on January 7, 1931, in Pike County, Kentucky, to Frank and Ida F…

JOHN LAYNE WARD, 67, of Huntington, husband of Joyce Ward, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, from St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was born April 13, 1954, in Huntington, a son of Eloise D. Ward of Lavalette, W.Va., and the late Jack Layne Ward. His brother, …

Friday, September 24, 2021

RONNIE KENT WEED, 62, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at his residence. He was born January 11, 1959, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of Donna Gue of Barboursville, W.Va., and the late Gerald Lee Weed. He was a contract analyst with St. Mary’s Medical Center for 41…

Thursday, September 23, 2021

BEULAH DALTON TOMBLIN, 89, of Lavalette, W.Va., formerly of Harts, W.Va., was born on February 14, 1932, in Harts, W.Va., daughter of the late Rev. Melvin and Brooke Tomblin Dalton. She passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family and loved ones on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. Mrs. To…

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