Tuesday, November 30, 2021

BONNIE JoANN FEATHERLY, 68, of Barboursville, W.Va., passed away Sunday, November 28, 2021. She was born April 12, 1953, in Lady Smith, Wisconsin, a daughter of the late Joseph and Dorothy Lahr Piaseczny. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Dale Featherly. She is survived by three …

JO ANN LEACH, 90, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021, at her residence. She was born November 24, 1931, in Hurricane, W.Va., a daughter of the late Robert and Mable Smith Lanning. She is also preceded in death by one sister, June Clark. She was retired from Stone &…

Sunday, November 28, 2021

ARTHUR KIRT GOTHARD, 82, of Barboursville, passed away Friday, November 26, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, November 29, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor Bill Blankenship. Burial will be in Swann Cemetery. He was born July 31…

DAVID ALLEN BAUMGARDNER, 1939-2021. David, a man after God’s own heart, passed from this world to his heavenly home in the early morning hours on Wednesday, November 24. David was preceded in death by his sons, Andy and Joe Baumgardner; his father and mother, Roy and Mary Baumgardner; his br…

Saturday, November 27, 2021

MARSHA ANN MORGAN, 65, of Huntington, passed away Monday, November 22, 2021. She was born July 7, 1956, in Huntington, a daughter of the late Paul J. “Jackie” Morgan Sr. and Catherine Joyce Nash Morgan. She was a retired beautician and a member of Dillon Chapel United Methodist Church. In ad…

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

KAREN DIANE BLEDSOE, 74, of Ona, passed away November 19, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday, November 26, 2021, at Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, by Pastor Greg Wagoner. She was born December 12, 1946, in Huntington, a daughter of the late Homer Silas and Eunice Lorene…

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

GREGORY R. JIMISON, of Ona, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 20, 2021, in Huntington, West Virginia, following an extended illness. Greg was born August 14, 1953, in Milton, West Virginia, to Joyce Jimison of Culloden and the late Robert “Bob” Jimison. He graduated from Milton …

Sunday, November 21, 2021

NOAH EDENS, 39, of Barboursville, died unexpectedly of natural causes on October 27, 2021, at his home, surrounded by loved ones. Noah is survived by his parents, Gary M. and Lisa A. Edens; his sister, Samantha J. Edens; his son, Bradley M. Edens; his grandmother, Barbara A. Edens; along wit…

ROGER EUGENE SMITH, 75, of Glenwood, W.Va., passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021. Graveside services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Monday, November 22, 2021, at Saunders and Smith Cemetery, Guyan Creek, W.Va., by Pastor Don Reynolds. He was born January 2, 1946, in Huntington, a son of …

Saturday, November 20, 2021

HELEN MAE GLOVER, 85, of Glenwood, W.Va., passed away on Thursday, November 18, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 21, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, by Pastor Don Reynolds. Burial will be in Chapman Cemetery. She was born April 13, 1936, in Mason…

NADA M. ADKINS, 67, of Branchland, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 18, 2021. She passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born November 10, 1954. She is preceded in death by her father and mother, Fred “Bill” Beckelheimer, Maggie Beckel…

Friday, November 19, 2021

TONY CHAPMAN, 61, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Saturday, November 13, 2021. He was born June 14, 1960, in Milton, W.Va., to Lolita Diaz Greenawalt and the late Danny Chapman. He was an avid motorcycle enthusiast and lifelong Thundering Herd fan. He was a dedicated member of United Steel…

Thursday, November 18, 2021

REBA THEODOSIA BURNS, 106, of Milton, passed away Monday, November 15, 2021. She was a daughter of the late B.C. and Mary Eva Browning. She was preceded in death by her sons, Lewis and Fred Burns; brothers, Paul, Bernard and Wilbur; and sisters, Orpah, Bernice and Imogene. Theodosia was a se…

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

ARIEL JOANA MARIE SMITH, 28, of Branchland, W.Va., passed away November 9, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 17, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor Cliff Ellis. Burial will be in Ridgelawn Memorial Park. She was born…

JEFFERY SCOTT LEWIS, 48, of Ona, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 12, 2021. He was born May 28, 1973, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of Janet Lewis (Darell Meadows) and the late Larry Lewis. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents…

LINDA GAIL SHULL, 76, of Milton, W.Va., went home to be with her Lord November 13, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was born December 1, 1944, in Whitesville, W.Va. Linda loved spending time with her family, singing in church and caring for her home and pets. She is survived by her lo…

ROBERT L. WINTERS II, 63, of Lesage, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 13, 2021, in Huntington. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor Fred Ramey and Pastor Roger Mooney. Bu…

Sunday, November 14, 2021

JACKIE DALE WOOTEN, 76, of Huntington, passed away November 11, 2021. Graveside services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Monday, November 15, 2021 at Forest Memorial Park Mausoleum. He was born October 6, 1945, in Huntington, a son of the late Maxie and Jean Villars Wooten. He is survived by…

Friday, November 12, 2021

CLARENCE EDWIN BROWN, 87, of Milton, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 7, 2021 at St. Mary’s Medical Center, with his family by his side. He was born September 28, 1934, in Logan, W.Va., a son of the late Charles and Grace Johnson Brown. He is also preceded in death by his siblings,…

Thursday, November 11, 2021

HOWARD CAYLOR “CADE” CLAY, 83, of Barboursville, passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2021. He was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ and attended Lewis Memorial Baptist Church. Howard was a graduate of Barboursville High School and a Master Electrician. He retired from Inco/Special Metal…

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

DOUGLAS LEE CARDWELL, 63, of Salt Rock, passed away November 7, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at noon Thursday, November 11, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor Chris Fulks. He was born December 1, 1957, in Salt Rock, a son of the late Donald a…

Tuesday, November 09, 2021

CLARA BELLE LAYNE, 87, of Ona, left this life to be in the arms of Jesus on November 7, 2021. She was born December 20, 1933, in Cabell County, a daughter of the late Leonard and Edith Carpenter Bush. She was a lifelong member of Lawrence Chapel Church and dearly loved her church family. She…

FORD ALLEN BLAIR, 87, of Huntington, passed away Saturday, November 6, 2021. He was born August 20, 1934, in Asa, Ky., a son of the late Prater and Goldie O’Bryan Blair. He was a retired chemist from INCO, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, and an avid golfer. He was a graduate of Marshall Uni…

Sunday, November 07, 2021

CAROL ANN SKAGGS, 67, of Barboursville, passed away November 4, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, November 8, 2021, at the Ridgelawn Memorial Park, Abbey of Devotion, Huntington, by Pastor Greg Wagoner. Entombment will be in Ridgelawn Memorial Park. She was born Marc…

DELBERT TAYLOR ARTRIP, 80, of Ona, passed away on Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, after a valiant, five-year battle with ALS. Delbert was born on April 15, 1941, in Huntington, to Iva Mae Lucas and Henry Taylor Artrip. Delbert retired from INCO Alloys and from his …

RICHARD WELLS BOHNKE, 94, of O’Brien, Fla., formerly of Huntington, passed away October 3, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur L. and Mary Helen Bohnke; sister, Bonnie Morris; and his youngest son, Timothy Bohnke. He was a veteran, enlisted in the Army June 30, 1945, and wa…

Friday, November 05, 2021

LOIS MARYALINE MULLENS, 95, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away November 2, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was born October 7, 1926, in Princeton, W.Va., a daughter of the late Price and Florence Russell Shupe. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard Mullens. She is survived…

Thursday, November 04, 2021

LINEL LEE ADKINS, 92, of Huntington, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was born April 8, 1929, in Wayne County, a son of the late Preacher Paris Adkins and Susan Adkins of Beech Fork. He was retired from Connors Steel and also…

PAULA JEAN PEYTON, 73, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Monday, November 1, 2021, at her residence. She was born December 7, 1947, in Gallia County, Ohio, a daughter of Norma Jean Daugherty Cayton of Gallipolis Ferry, W.Va., and the late Paul Edgar Rife. In addition to her father, she is…

Wednesday, November 03, 2021

HERBERT LEE DEAL, 69, of Barboursville, passed away Sunday, October 31, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Friday, November 5, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. He was born May 21, 1952, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of the late Herbert Lee Deal Sr.…

JAMES R. McCOMAS, 95, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Sunday, October 31, 2021. He was born December 9, 1925, in Glenwood, W.Va., a son of the late Ira and Bertha Ray McComas. He retired from Houdaille Industries in 1979 and was a member of Olive Missionary Baptist Church. James was a vete…

Tuesday, November 02, 2021

CHARLES DAVID CHAPMAN, 90, of Fraziers Bottom, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 31, 2021. He was born November 28, 1930, in Putnam County, a son of the late Everett and Clara Chapman. He is also preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Fay Chapman; his siblings, Wesley…

Sunday, October 31, 2021

EVYON JUNE (JOHNSON) HENDERSON, 71, of South Point, Ohio, passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at noon Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Pastor Jeremy Harless. Burial will be in Woodmere Memorial Par…

NAMON RAY EDMUNDS, 85, of Glenwood, W.Va., went home to be with his Lord on Friday, October 29, 2021. He was born March 22, 1936, in Cabell County, a son of the late Herbert and Mary Jenkins Edmunds. He is also preceded in death by a son-in-law, Jamie Prichard. He is survived by his loving w…

RALPH LEE MIDKIFF, of Salt Rock, passed away October 28, 2021, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He was the son of the late Ercel and Audra O. Midkiff. Ralph leaves behind his wife, Betty Lee; one son, Aaron Lee and wife Sandra; and granddaughter, Shannon. Some 50 years ago, Ralph ga…

Saturday, October 30, 2021

GOLDIE MARIE WALKER, 74, of Barboursville, passed away October 23, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 31, 2021, at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Burial will be in Oaklawn Memorial Park. She was born March 6, 1947, in Huntington, a daughter …

Friday, October 29, 2021

GREGORY KENT ADKINS, 63, of Huntington, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, October 27, 2021. He was born November 28, 1957, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of the late Albert and Wanda Shepard Adkins. He is also preceded in death by one son, Joshua Adkins, and by one brother, Rob…

PAMELA FAYE BLOUNT, 60, of Chesapeake, Ohio, passed away October 26, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, November 1, 2021, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Rev. John Gue. Burial will be in Ramey Cemetery. She was born August 22, 1961, in Iron…

Thursday, October 28, 2021

JAMES KAVIN CHAPMAN, 62, of Glenwood, W.Va., passed away Sunday, October 24, 2021. He was born November 5, 1958, in Cabell County, W.Va., a son of the late Cready Chapman and Matilda Huffman Chapman Wray. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Larry Chapman. He …

KAREN S. JOHNSON, 52, of Glenwood, W.Va., passed away October 25, 2021, in St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was born September 10, 1969, in Huntington, W.Va., a daughter of Robert Trippett of Apple Grove, W.Va., and the late Patricia Dean Trippett. She was also preceded in death by a grandson,…

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

LUCILLE WATTS WATSON, 83, of East Lynn, W.Va., passed away Sunday, October 24, 2021. She was born July 19, 1938, in Huntington, W.Va., a daughter of the late Golden and Fannie Adkins Watts. She was retired from Corbin Ltd. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by one son…

Friday, October 22, 2021

JANETTA FAYE SKIDMORE, 82, of Barboursville, W.Va., left this world to be with her Savior on October 20, 2021. She was born December 19, 1938, in Salt Rock, W.Va., to the late Woodrow Wilson and Ollie May Childers. She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Norman Derle Skidmore, …

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