Essential reporting in volatile times.

Not a Subscriber yet? Click here to take advantage of All access digital limited time offer $8.99 for your first 3 months.

Interested in Donating? Click #ISupportLocal for more information on supporting local journalism.

BILLY DALE TOMBLIN, 27, of Wayne, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at home. He was born October 22, 1992, at Huntington, W.Va. He was preceded in death by his mother, Melissa Stamper Tomblin; paternal grandparents, Brenda and Charles Tomblin; maternal grandfather, Chris Stamper; one brother, Boyd Ray Tomblin; and several aunts and uncles. He is survived by his daughter, Melissa Rose Tomblin; his father, Charles Dale Tomblin: one sister, Amanda (Robbie) Adkins; nephews, Camaron Adkins and Keaton Adkins, all of Wayne; maternal grandmother, Catherine (Phillip) Chafin of Wayne; several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends too numerous to mention. A private funeral for family was held at Johnson Tiller Funeral Home with Brother Charles Maynard officiating. Burial followed in the Skeens Cemetery.

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.