Tuesday, January 19, 2021

BONNIE LOU EDMONDS, 73, of Lesage, W.Va., passed away January 16, 2021. She was born October 18, 1947, in Huntington, W.Va., a daughter of the late Leonard and Mabel Winters Murphy. She was a member of Cox’s Landing Methodist Church. She was also preceded in death by her twin sister, Connie …

GARY LEE POWERS, 73, of Milton, W.Va., passed away Saturday, January 16, 2021. He was born January 19, 1947, in Cabell County, a son of the late Strickling and Violet Powell Powers. He is also preceded in death by two sisters, Wanda Lewis and Sandra Chapman; and nephew, Greg Stowasser. Gary …

GLADYS MAE BROOKS, 73, took her last breath on earth and her first breath in Heaven on January 15, 2021. She was born June 19, 1947, in Floyd County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Bill and Rebecca Stephens Baker. She was also preceded in death by eleven siblings. She is survived by her hu…

LILLIAN SONGER NOBLE passed peacefully to Heaven January 17, 2021. She was the daughter of Oscar "Bud" and Katie Rabel Songer. Husband of 70 years, Brady Noble; daughters, Karen (Keith) Weatherholt, Gan (Darrell) Bledsoe; son, Dewey (Debbie) Noble are rejoicing in her homegoing, but she will…

ROBERT ANTHONY WILLIAMSON, 57, of Milton, W.Va., passed away January 8, 2021. He was born April 12, 1963, in Huntington, a son of the late James Clifford and Alice Fay Jeffers Williamson. He is survived by his wife, Beth Meadows Williamson; and his son, J. Clinton Williamson; three sisters, …

Sunday, January 17, 2021

Our husband, daddy, granddaddy, great-granddaddy, brother, uncle, cousin and friend, JENNINGS ADKINS, 86, of Barboursville, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 15, 2021, surrounded by his family. He was born in Harts, W.Va., the son of the late Willis and Roxie Dalton Adk…

JIMMY LEON JENKINS, 73, of Glenwood, W.Va., husband of Teresa Edmonds Jenkins, passed away on January 14, 2021. He was born January 20, 1947, a son of the late Kernel and Bertha Jenkins. He is also preceded in death by his siblings, Bernard, Ray, Carol, Emory and Carlton Eugene. He worked fo…

NADA CAROL CLAGG, 68, of Barboursville, passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2021. She was born June 18, 1952, in Milton, a daughter of the late Lloyd and Edna Jackson Davis. She is survived by her fiancé, James Wallace; two sons, Vinson Clagg (Deven) and Timothy Clagg (Erika); one sister, D…

PAMELA JUNE CHILDERS, 78, of Chesapeake, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington. She was born May 30, 1942, in East Liverpool, Ohio, a daughter of the late James Nottingham and Lerona Merritt Lawhorn. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gu…

Saturday, January 16, 2021

IZORA MARGIE SCARBERRY, 91, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away January 13, 2021, at home. She was born April 12, 1929, in Cabell County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Elijah and Virginia Shafer Adams. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Roy C. Scarberry, and two sons, Roger Scarber…

SANDRA KAY WILSON, 38, of Huntington, passed away January 11, 2021, at her residence. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, January 18, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home, Milton. Burial will be in Mayes Saunders Cemetery, Glenwood. She was born June 10, 1982, in Moundsville, …

Friday, January 15, 2021

CLETIS RICHARDS, 84, of Barboursville, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 16, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, by Pastor Matt Schultz. Entombment will be in White Cha…

Thursday, January 14, 2021

AMY ANNA FRANCES BECKETT, 86, of Milton, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 12, 2021. She was born September 2, 1934, in Lincoln County, a daughter of the late Charles and Garnet Salmons Stratton. She was a member of Portersville Baptist Church and she attended Mason St…

FRANCIS SCHULLER HEDRICK, age 82, husband of Carolyn L. Hedrick of Culloden, W.Va., went to be with his Heavenly Father to prepare a place for his family on Thursday, January 7, 2021, surrounded by his loving family. He was born December 26, 1938, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of the late John…

JANIE SNYDER PRICE, 65, of Barboursville, passed away January 11, 2021. She was born October 25, 1955, in Columbus, Ohio, a daughter of the late George and Mary Lorraine Gartin Snyder. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James David Price. She is survived by daughters, Nikkie and …

TIMOTHY LEE HAYNES, 28, of Ona, W.Va., passed away Saturday, January 9, 2021. He was born June 20, 1992, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of Timothy Rex Haynes of Charleston, W.Va., and Hilda Johnson of Ona. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Lester Haynes. In addition to his p…

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

DANIEL ADAM CARTWRIGHT, 34, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away January 7, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, January 14, 2021, at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Rev. Tim Jayne. Burial will be in Plybon Cemetery, Huntington. He was born February …

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

JAMES "EUGENE" FLETCHER, 77, of Salt Rock, W.Va., departed his earthly home for his heavenly home on Friday, January 8, 2021. He was born June 25, 1943, to the late Edward "Ed" and Agnes Fletcher. He was raised by his uncle and aunt, Claude and Mary Bailey. Eugene enjoyed riding his 4-wheele…

PHILLIS JOAN FLOYD SHAW, 81, of Ona, W.Va., loving mother, sister and grandmother went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, January 9, 2021. She was born August 1, 1939, in Ona, a daughter of the late Clyde and Dorothy Smith Floyd. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Shaw; …

Sunday, January 10, 2021

DOLLY JEAN GARLICK, 86, of Ona, passed away Friday, January 8, 2021. She was born on December 1, 1934, in Hurricane, W.Va., a daughter of the late John and Muriel Carter Hedrick. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Garlick, and by two daughters, Sherry Tassen and Carol Walls.…

RUSSELL RUFFIN RANEY, 60, of Huntington, passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021. He was born on February 19, 1960, in Richmond, Va., a son of the late Mack and Betty Brown Raney. He is also preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Wade Herald. Russell enjoyed life, loved working with wood, f…

STEPHEN MICHAEL COOPER, 53, of Ona, passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. He was born September 4, 1967, in Huntington, a son of the late Ronald and Teresa Leadmon Cooper. He is also preceded in death by one brother, Jeff Cooper. He served in the United States Air Force and the Army Nat…

Thursday, January 07, 2021

ROSANNA NICHOLAS SPURLOCK, 58, of Milton, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 30, 2020. She was born September 11, 1962, to the late James Hallie and Evelyn Juanita Meadows Nicholas. Rosanna was also preceded in death by her father-in-law, Marvin Spurlock; brother-in-…

Wednesday, January 06, 2021

HENRY LEE CHAPMAN, 85, of Milton, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, December 22, 2020. He was born August 24, 1935, in Milton, W.Va., son of the late Gordon and Verba Nida Chapman. He was retired from ACF Industries and was a veteran of the US Army. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in d…

Tuesday, January 05, 2021

EVERETT "BUZZY" HUTCHINSON, 80, of Milton, W.Va., ran into the arms of his loving wife Thelma Jean Hutchinson in Heaven on December 31, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Everett and Ruby Hutchinson; his brother, Jerry "Bo" Hutchinson; and his sister, Dixie Casto. He was also pre…

Sunday, January 03, 2021

ARICIA LORRAINE BLAKE, 65, of Ona, passed away December 29, 2020, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. She was born April 16, 1955, in Huntington, a daughter of Patricia Ann Boyer Stilwell of Barboursville and the late Ted Thayer Pyles. She was a member of Z Warner Church. She is also s…

CARLTON E. TOLER, CMS USAF (ret), passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at the age of 84. Carl was born on November 7, 1936, in Logan, W.Va., to Lester and Mae Hatfield Toler. He graduated from Logan High School in 1954 and attended Marshall College for one year. His quest to travel and …

DELORIS L. HAYNER, 75, of Willow Wood, Ohio, passed away Saturday, January 2, 2021. She was born June 26, 1945, in Logan, W.Va., a daughter of the late Ruth Pack. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Karol Rush. She is survived by her husband of fifty-seven years, Elbert Hayner; one s…

DONALD EDGAR MEADOWS, 90, of Huntington, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at home, with his family by his side. He was born January 15, 1930, in Huntington, a son of the late Joseph Earl and Regenia Ellen Scites Meadows. He enlisted in the United States Ai…

FRANCES JUANITA “TOMMY” JOBE, 88, on December 31, 2020, went home to those who have already passed, including her mother, Wilma Mae Gue; father, William “Bill” McKinley Gue; sister, Helen Roberta Gue; brother, Tilmon Gue; and brother, Horatio Gue. She is survived by her loving husband of 67 …

On New Year’s Eve 2020, JAMES LOWELL WILLIAMSON II, 48, of Milton, W.Va., passed away after a sudden illness. He was a beloved son, brother and father. Jimmy was born November 7, 1972, and was preceded in death by his father, James “Jimbo” Williamson. He is survived by his loving parents, Pa…

JOHN COY MEADOWS, 89, born January 10, 1931, passed away Saturday, January 2, 2021, in Barboursville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nina Ruth Reynolds Meadows (9/18/1935-10/2/2019), and by nine of his siblings, with one surviving brother, Olmer Lee Meadows of New Mexico. He was an Ow…

MILDRED LORAINE MCCOMAS, 89, of Ona, W.Va., went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, December 30, 2020. She was born on February 18, 1931, in Mason County, a daughter of the late Ira and Burnelean Reynolds Davis. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Willie “Bob” McComas; one son,…

Friday, January 01, 2021

GLORIA GAIL CLARY, 81, of Milton, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020. She was born March 19, 1939, in Cabell County, a daughter of the late Frank Martin Edmunds and Susanna Venoy Edmunds. She was retired from Blenko Glass. She was a fifty-year member, organist and Past Worthy Matron of Ea…

Thursday, December 31, 2020

MARGARET ANN ROSS RAMEY, 73, of Milton, W.Va., passed away December 27, 2020, at home. She was born October 17, 1947, in Cabell County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Maxwell and Nora Frances Sowards Ross. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Larry Elmer Ramey; brothers, James Ross,…

ROBERT MATHEW “MIKE” HOLLEY, 69, of Glenwood, W.Va., passed away December 29, 2020, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Graveside services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, January 2, 2021, at Holley Cemetery, Milton, by Rev. Wendell Shull. Mike was born April 29, 1951, in Huntington, a son…

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

On December 28, 2020, our sweet mom, ANNA MAE FIELDS, 81, of Milton, W.Va., could once again think clearly, smiling at our dad, Donald Fields, catching up with her parents, Elden and Goldie Carpenter, and her beloved sister and her husband, Edna “Bertie” and Danny Mays. We will forever miss …

DELORES “DEE” WISE, 85, of Milton, passed away December 23, 2020, in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. She was born June 5, 1935, in Hurricane, W.Va., a daughter of the late Robert and Pansy V. Wilson Meadows. She was preceded in death by her husband, William J. Wise; brother, Bill Mead…

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

JOHN LESLIE CALL departed this life Thursday, December 24, leaving behind a heartbroken family. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 52 years, Susan Call; and his parents, Rev. Leslie and Virginia Call of Barboursville. He is survived by three daughters, Johnna (Willie) Adkins of …

RICHARD CLYDE MAXEY, 69, of Milton, passed away December 27, 2020, at home. He was born July 12, 1951, in Beckley, W.Va., a son of the late Ray and Beulah Lester Maxey. He was also preceded in death by one sister, Debbie Lusher. He is survived by his wife, Denise Ray Maxey; three children, B…

WANDEL CREMEANS, 89, of Culloden, W.Va., passed away December 25, 2020, at home. He was born February 11, 1931, in Branchland, W.Va., a son of the late Sanford and Ollie Gue Cremeans. Wandel was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during the Korean Conflict, and was retired from C&O Ra…

Sunday, December 27, 2020

CHARLES DANNY PEYTON, 68, of Milton, passed away December 23, 2020, at Cornerstone Hospital. He was born October 17, 1952, in Cabell County, a son of the late Charles Junior and Vivian Mae Smith Peyton. He was also preceded in death by his great-granddaughter, Karter Renee Cotton. He is surv…

GRACE WALKER HINKLE MURRELL, “Gracie,” 97, passed away December 19, 2020, at the Accordius Nursing Home in Suffolk, Va. Born January 14, 1922, to Asbury and Esta Walker of Spencer, W.Va., Grace married Orville Paul Hinkle of Milton on December 5, 1942, in Baltimore, Md. She was a graduate of…

RONALD REID COX, 85, of Okeechobee, Florida, died on December 22, 2020. Originally from Huntington, West Virginia, he graduated from Barboursville High School, was a U.S. Navy veteran and retired from the nickel plant — Huntington Alloys — where he was a crane operator. Ron Cox was an outdoo…

WILLARD HENRY VARJU, 65, of Glenwood, W.Va., passed away December 20, 2020, at Prestonsburg Health Care Center. He was born November 26, 1955, a son of the late William and Anna Margaret Crawford Varju. He retired from the VA Regional Office in Huntington. He was also preceded in death by on…

Saturday, December 26, 2020

JACKIE NOTTINGHAM, 80, of Huntington, W.Va., died Friday, December 18, 2020. He was born August 25, 1940, in Milton, W.Va., a son of the late Homer and Maggie Hughes Nottingham. He was also preceded in death by four sisters, Mary Moore, Ana Pratt, Frankie King and Helen Wrightsel, and two br…

PASTOR PAUL RYAN MEADOWS, 74, of Ona, West Virginia said “Good bye Ole World and Hello Lord” on Wednesday, December 23, 2020. He was born on December 12, 1946 in Madison, W.Va. He was the son of a coal mining daddy (the late Curtis Meadows) and a biscuit making mama (the late Izola Meadows).…

Friday, December 25, 2020

GLENDORA “GRANNY” LETT, 89, of Huntington, W.Va., went to be with our Lord on December 17, 2020. Her passing was peaceful at home. Glendora was born February 2, 1931, to Lester and Mary Johnson Gue. She was preceded in death by her loving husbands, Bernard Smith and Ray Lett; and also her br…

Thursday, December 24, 2020

CHRISTINE MARIE FONDA, 63, of Milton, passed away December 21, 2020, at home. She was born December 21, 1957, in Elgin, Illinois, a daughter of the late Frank Fonda and Grace Desantis Dwyer. She was an employee of US Army Corps of Engineers for 45 years and a member of River Cities Church. S…

LUCY BALMAINE HATFIELD, 1917-2020 — Our beloved Balmaine died peacefully Dec. 14, 2020, at the age of 103 in Sugar Land, Texas. Born in Richmond, Va., to Lura and Lloyd Hunter, she lived most of her long life in Barboursville. She graduated as valedictorian from Barboursville High School and…

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