Sunday, February 28, 2021

JOHN JAY JONES, 69, lost his courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, February 10, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Karen Jean Jones; son, Jonathon Brock Jones; a special nephew, Forrest Butch Adkins, who was like his brother; and a host of nieces, grand-nieces and nephews. He was preced…

K.C. COLSTON, 55, of Hurricane, W.Va., passed away on Wednesday, February 24, 2021. He was born December 17, 1965, to the late Kenny and Connie Colston. K.C. was a graduate of Hurricane High School, Class of 1984, and was a retired welder from AEP. He is survived by his daughter, Cassidy Col…

NICHOLAS WILLIAM CHAPUT, 62, of Jacksonville, Fla., passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2021, after a 2-year battle with cancer. Nick was a 1976 graduate of Huntington East High School and a 1979 graduate of Marshall University. He is survived by his parents, Bill and Frances Chaput of Jackso…

Saturday, February 27, 2021

AMOS KELLEY MAYNARD, 89, of Ceredo, W.Va., peacefully passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2021. Funeral services will be conducted at Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, W.Va., on Sunday, February 28, at 2 p.m. with Roger Maynard and Tommy Damron officiating. Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery, K…

CAROLYN McGRANAHAN, 56, of Urbana, Ohio, wife of Eddie McGranahan, died Feb. 21 in Springfield Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Feb.  27 at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. Johnson Tiller Funeral Home, Wayne, is assisting with local arrangements.

JOHN JAY JONES, 69, lost his courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, February 10, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Karen Jean Jones; son, Jonathon Brock Jones; a special nephew, Forrest Butch Adkins, who was like his brother; and a host of nieces, grand-nieces and nephews. He was preced…

Friday, February 26, 2021

JUNE KARR, 90, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away at Heritage Center, Huntington, W.Va. June was born in Idamay, W.Va., on April 7, 1930, a daughter of the late Michael and Violet Lombardo. June was an avid bridge club member and a faithful member of Sacred Heart C…

PAUL WESLEY ROWE, 74, of Kenova, W.Va., died Tuesday, February 23, 2021, in Hillcrest Health Care Center, Danville, W.Va. Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, February 27, 2021, at Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington, with Pastor Jimmy Varney officiating. Burial will be in Forest La…

ROBERT ALAN ARNOLDT, 49, of Prichard, W.Va., passed away Sunday, February 21, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, Bill Arnoldt. Robby is survived by his mother and stepfather, Gladys and John Roush; wife, Heather Goodman Arnoldt; three children, Kyra, Bryson and Kayden; sisters, To…

ROGER HUGH CHRISTIAN, 66, of Wayne, W.Va., passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021, at his residence. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 27, 2021, at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, by Pastor Steve Sullivan. Burial following in Elmwood Cemetery, Wayne. He was born May 5…

THELMA JEAN SMITH ROSWALL, 79, of Huntington, widow of Gilbert “Buddy” Roswall, died Feb. 23 in St. Mary’s Medical Center. There will be no public services at this time and interment will be private. Arrangements at Henson and Kitchen Mortuary, 6357 E. Pea Ridge Road, Huntington. www.hensona…

Thursday, February 25, 2021

ARTHUR JOSEPH SORTET III, 80, of Huntington, husband of Dr. Judith Pinson Sortet, died Feb. 11 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He was a professional engineer. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2 p.m. Feb. 27 at Beard Mortuary. Online streaming may be viewed on the Beard Mortuary Fa…

JUNE LOUISE KARR, 90, of Huntington, widow of Walter Karr, died Feb. 22 in Heritage Health Center, Huntington. She was an office manager with Huntington Steel. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Feb. 27 at Reger Funeral Chapel, Huntington. Burial will follow in Spring Hill Cemetery…

ROGER HUGH CHRISTIAN, 66, of Wayne, husband of Judy Russell Christian, died Feb. 20 at home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Feb. 27 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Wayne. He retired from the West Virginia Division of Highways as a truck driver. Visi…

STEPHEN LAMB, 80, of Athens, Ga., formerly of Huntington, widower of Alice J. Lamb, died Feb. 20 in Athens. He retired from Special Metals. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Feb. 27 at Fifth Avenue Baptist Church, Huntington; burial following in Rome Proctorville Cemetery. The service will be l…

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

EDWARD “ED” RAY GILKERSON, 78, of Prichard, W.Va., passed away Friday, February 19, 2021, in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Graveside service will be conducted 3:30 p.m. Thursday, February 25, 2021, at the Davis Cemetery on Davis Branch in Prichard with Brother Roy Akers officiating. He was bor…

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