Sunday, August 02, 2020

CLARENCE GEORGE GODBY, son of the late James A. and Grace D. (Benford) Godby, was born on November 12, 1934, in Barboursville. He died Friday, July 31, 2020, at home, surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife of over 65 years, Carolyn A. Godby. In addition to his parents, he was p…

DOROTHY REBECCA RACER, 70, of Milton, passed away July 31, 2020, at home. She was born November 7, 1949, in Huntington, a daughter of the late Harold and Elizabeth Richardson Turley. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Ray Racer; brother, Butch Turley; sisters, Barbara Simp…

PATRICIA GAIL TRIPPETT, 70, of Glenwood, W.Va., surrounded by her children and grandchildren, went home to be with her Lord on Friday, July 31, 2020. She was born on December 7, 1949, in Huntington, a daughter of the late Harlan and Edna Dean. She is also preceded in death by her father-in-l…

On Thursday, July 30, 2020, RICHARD ALAN CARTER, loving husband and father, passed away peacefully at St. Mary’s Medical Center at the age of 70. He was born in Cabell County, where he lived and worked at INCO until his retirement, except for his two tours of duty during the Vietnam War. He …

TERESA ELAINE HODGE, 66, of Barboursville, passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2020. She was born on January 28, 1954, in Huntington, a daughter of the late George and Thelma Henderson. She is also preceded in death by her sisters, Gayle Geer and Sue Geer. She is survived by her son, Sammy Hod…

Friday, July 31, 2020

CAS SCHICK, age 20, of Centerville, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2020. He was born in Cranberry, Pennsylvania, on July 28, 1999, to Chris Schick and Melissa Jackson (nee Settle). Cas is survived by his mother, Melissa (Brandyn) Jackson; father, Chris Schick; siblings, Hanna Schick,…

Thursday, July 30, 2020

DOROTHY MAE OSBURN ADKINS, 93, passed peacefully into the presence of Jesus on Sunday, July 26, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Edward Adkins, in January 2009. She leaves behind her children, Brenda (Larry Bauer), Rev. Dale (Debbie) and Rev. Greg (Julie); a brother, Ca…

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

BILLY GENE COOPER, 90, of Milton, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord at his residence on July 27, 2020. Billy was born on October 26, 1929, in Milton, W.Va., a son of the late Lloyd Cooper and Geneva Jenkins Cooper. Billy was preceded in death by his father and mother, Lloyd and Geneva; as…

DOROTHY MAE OSBURN ADKINS, 93, passed peacefully into the presence of Jesus on Sunday, July 26, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Edward Adkins, in January 2009. She leaves behind her children, Brenda (Larry Bauer), Rev. Dale (Debbie) and Rev. Greg (Julie); a brother, Ca…

HUGH DAVID PAULEY, 84, of Woodstock, Georgia, formerly of St. Albans, W.Va., passed away July 17, 2020, at WellStar Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, Georgia. He was born January 6, 1936, in Kanawha County, West Virginia, a son of the late George W. and Anna Taylor Pauley. He was a veteran of t…

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Early in the morning of July 18, 2020, DOROTHY K. WISE was called to heaven to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She is reunited with her husband, Gary L. Wise, after 46 years apart. Her parents, Robert and Golda Kelley, and her sister, Dixie Cummings, also preceded her in death. Dor…

SHEILA KAY BARTRAM, 49, of Lavalette, passed away on Wednesday, July 22, 2020. She was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Bartram. She is survived by her three sons, Joshua, Casey and Adam Bartram. She is also survived by her mother, Kay (David) Dick, and her father, Ray (Dreama) Bart…

Thursday, July 23, 2020

MARY ALICE HUDNALL, 82, of Milton, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2020. She was born March 5, 1938, in Huntington, the daughter of Gilbert Smith and Jessie Smith Epling. She is also preceded in death by her first husband, Billy Joe Chapman, and son-in-law, Tom Moore. She is survived by…

PAUL RICHARD ROACH, 82, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away July 20, 2020, in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House after a long illness. He was born June 27, 1938, in Cabell County, a son of the late William O. Roach and Faye Gillispie Roach. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He was…

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

DALLAS KEITH WAGNER, 84, of Barboursville, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 20, 2020, at St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 23, 2020, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor Charley Stephens. Burial w…

JANE ANN WILSON, 63, of Milton, W.Va., passed away July 18, 2020. She was born November 12, 1956, in Charleston, W.Va., a daughter of the late James Gilchrist Jr. and Louise Adkins Gilchrist. She was a graduate of Marshall University with a BA degree. She retired from AEP with 20 years of se…

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

MARSHALL LEE WORLEY, 39, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away July 16, 2020. He was born December 7, 1980, in Charleston, W.Va. He is survived by his wife, Amy Rice Worley; three daughters, Mikayla Rice, Emily Worley and Madison Jerideau; three sons, Jordan Harless, Brody Worley and Cody Worley…

VELVA ADAMS, 90, of Barboursville, W.Va., passed away Sunday, July 19, 2020, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was born November 29, 1929, in Wewanta, W.Va., a daughter of the late Zachary Taylor Webb and Eva Toppings Webb. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Calvin Wiley Sr…

Sunday, July 19, 2020

ROBERT MCCALLISTER, 78, of Lebanon, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, June 16, 2020. Robert was born November 11, 1941, in Barboursville, West Virginia. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Ruby and Bruce McCallister; along with his sister, Wanda Allen; and his first wife of thirty…

RONNIE NICHOLAS, 73, of Milton, passed away Monday, July 13, 2020, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, July 20, 2020, at Forest Memorial Park, Milton, with Pastor Chad Clark officiating. He was born December 23, 1946, in Huntington, a son of …

Friday, July 17, 2020

ROBERT “ROBB” SHANNON BAKER, 66, of Plantation, Florida, formerly of Barboursville, W.Va., was called home to Heaven on Saturday, July 11, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2020, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, with Pastor Kevin L…

Thursday, July 16, 2020

GREGORY NEIL HATFIELD, 56, of Milton, W.Va., passed away July 13, 2020, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He was born September 3, 1963, in Columbus, Ohio, a son of Carol Adkins Hatfield and the late Donald Neil Hatfield. He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Mackenzie Abby …

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

BILLY GENE BLACK, 88, of Milton, passed away July 13, 2020. He was born August 30, 1931, in Cabell County, W.Va., a son of the late Emerson and Mary Bell Black. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Opal Mae Black; brothers, Birtus, Tom, Hershel and James Black; sisters, Rebecca King, S…

DELORES FAYE JOHNSON, 81, of Barboursville, passed away July 13, 2020, at home. She was born February 25, 1939, in Cabell County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Levi Paul and Goldie Olive Birch Bowyer. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Jarrell Bowyer. She is survived…

WILLA SUE LUSHER RAY, 88, of Barboursville, passed away Monday, July 13, 2020. She was born May 12, 1932, in Midkiff, W.Va., a daughter of the late Luther Wright and Bernice Porter Lusher. A 1949 graduate of Barboursville High School, she also attended Huntington School of Business. She work…

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

CLIFFORD HARRISON WEBB, 67, of Milton, W.Va., went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, July 11, 2020. He was born July 15, 1952, in Kanawha County, W.Va., a son of the late Clarence and Audrey Webb. He is also preceded in death by two brothers, Stephen Webb and Kelly Webb. He served in the…

Saturday, July 11, 2020

JAMES MICHAEL FRANKLIN, 71, of Milton, W.Va., passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2020. He was born on May 6, 1949, in Boyd County, Ky., a son of the late William and Charlene Franklin. He is also preceded in death by his siblings, Janet Cornwell, Sue McPeek, Les Franklin and Robert Franklin. H…

RUTH G. GROSE ROE, of Scottown, Ohio, died Thursday, July 9, 2020. Ruth was born June 5, 1937, in Glenwood, W.Va., a daughter of the late Harry and Ruby Pearl Grose. She was also preceded in death by her son, James M. Roe, and her granddaughter, Theodora M. Plagianakos. She was a loving moth…

SANDRA ANN HATFIELD WEIFORD, 79, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2020. She was born on September 7, 1940, in Cabell County, a daughter of the late Woodrow and Sara Rose Hatfield. She is also preceded in death by husband, Jan Weiford; one son, Allen Weiford; and by one …

Friday, July 10, 2020

HAL EDWARD ENDICOTT, 75, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away at home July 8, 2020. He was born November 28, 1944 in Salt Rock, W.Va., a son of the late Elmer and Frances Johnson Endicott. He is survived by his wife, Andrea Collins Endicott; children Bryan Endicott and Angela Jackson (Stacy); v…

Thursday, July 09, 2020

GARLAND ADKINS, 88, of Huntington, W.Va., finished his race July 6, 2020, peacefully at home. Visitation will be held Thursday, July 9, at 11 a.m., with services beginning at noon at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, W.Va., led by Rev. Ray Vance. Burial will be in Green Valle…

JESSIE FAY GILL MISNER, 62, of Huntington, W.Va., formerly of Salt Rock, passed away on July 7, 2020, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. She was born on October 21, 1957, a daughter of the late Hancil “Rueben” and Betty Gill. She is also preceded in death by her sister, Rita Gill Cabell. She is …

Friday, July 03, 2020

ROBERT JAMES ROGERS, 63, of Milton, went home to be with his Lord on Wednesday, July 1, 2020. He was born on October 31, 1956, in Canton, Ohio, a son of the late James Lee and Pauline Daniluk Rogers. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Helen Daily. He served in the United States Army…

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

CALVIN E. ROBERTS, 91, of Milton, passed away Monday, June 29, 2020, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He was born June 1, 1929, in Lincoln County, W.Va., a son of the late John Van and Lula Thompson Roberts. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers and f…

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

HAROLD A. "CORKY" MARTIN JR., 74, of Culloden, passed away June 27, 2020 at Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He had fought a great battle for two years. He was born June 5, 1946 in Huntington. He grew up in Milton, where he became an Eagle Scout, graduated from Milton High School, and enli…

Friday, June 26, 2020

ULONDA ANN MAVETY, 48, of Huntington, passed away June 25, 2020, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. She was born February 6, 1972, in Cocoa Beach, Fla., a daughter of the late Timothy and Karen Road Morgan. She is survived by her husband, George Mavety; four stepchildren, Cassie Lane, Nicole Sch…

Thursday, June 25, 2020

DORA D. HARSHBARGER, 88, of Milton, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Dora was born March 29, 1932, to the late Clyde and Lula Rutherford. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Harshbarger; sister, Delores Rutherford; and brother, Ronald Rutherford. Survivors …

ROSIE MAE CAMPBELL, 82, of Culloden, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. She was born March 14, 1938, in Hurricane, W.Va., a daughter of the late Everett and Mary Bird Thornton. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Lonnie Campbell. She is survived by her childre…

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

DON FOLDEN, 74, passed peacefully on June 21, 2020, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington. Don was born in St. Mary’s, W.Va., on August 4, 1945, and later made his home in Huntington attending Green Acres, working for RC Bottling Company and attending Open Door Baptist Churc…

LEWIS HILTON TEMPLETON, 77, of Milton, went home to be with his Lord on Friday, June 19, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, with Pastor Kim Stone officiating. Burial will be in Forest Memorial Park, Milton. He was bor…

Sunday, June 21, 2020

INA FAYE BACHAND, 71, of Milton, passed away Friday, June 19, 2020. She was born July 6, 1948, in Culloden, a daughter of the late Lacy and Lorraine Dingess Woodard. She is survived by her husband, Richard Bachand; two sons, Kevin (Krystal) Goodpaster of Lesage and Kelly (Marsha) Goodpaster …

JOSEPHINE “JO” MCCOMAS FULKS, of Huntington, formerly of Milton, passed away June 15, 2020. She was born at Bear Creek, in Lincoln County, January 13, 1936, daughter of the late Alma Ray McComas and Otis McComas. Raised in West Hamlin, W.Va., she was preceded in death by her husband of 45 ye…

LEWIS HILTON TEMPLETON, 77, of Milton, went home to be with his Lord on Friday, June 19, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, with Pastor Kim Stone officiating. Burial will be in Forest Memorial Park, Milton. He was bo…

PATTY JO MOUNT, 72, of Ceredo, passed away Sunday, June 14, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor Jody Fortner. Burial will be in Dock’s Creek Cemetery. She was born June 21, 1947, in Hunt…

ROBERT “BOB” JOSEPH SARGENT, born 21st of August 1957, died 17th of June 2020. Bob was born in Sulfer, Oklahoma, to Jarrell and Jackie Sargent. In his youth, he excelled in sports, playing in the Little League World Series playoffs in 1970 and as a varsity member of the Ohio State University…

WILLIAM LEE SMITH, 75, of Huntington, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted at noon Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Burial will be in Forest Memorial Park, Milton. He was born July 13, 1944, in Lundale, W.Va., a s…

Friday, June 19, 2020

HERMAN ADKINS JR., 74, of Barboursville, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 16, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 20, 2020, at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Rev. Jamie Clay. Burial will be at Bowen Cemetery, Huntington. He wa…

Thursday, June 18, 2020

CLEMENCE RAY WANTOWSKI, 71, of Branchland, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2020, at St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was born July 31, 1948, in Detroit, Michigan, a son of the late Clemence Wantowski and Genevieve VanHorn Wantowski. He was a retired welder and was a veteran of the US Army,…

SHEILA ANN PERRY THOMPSON, 82, of Barboursville, entered into Heaven on Tuesday, June 16, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, June 19, 2020, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Entombment will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville. She…

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

HELEN NEVADA COOPER, 97, of Barboursville, passed away June 12, 2020, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor George Leese. Entombment will be at White Chapel Memor…

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