The Herald-Dispatch Obituaries

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October 23, 2017

JOSEPH MICHAEL CRICKARD

JOSEPH MICHAEL CRICKARD

Huntington, WV

JOSEPH MICHAEL CRICKARD, 62, of Huntington, entered into heaven on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church with Father Paul Yuenger, Celebrant. Entombment will be...

GEORGE K. MITCHELL

GEORGE K. MITCHELL

South Point, OH

GEORGE K. MITCHELL, 74, of South Point, Ohio, died Saturday, October 21, 2017, at Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland, Ky. He was born November 7, 1942, in Madison, W.Va., a son of the late Dennis Emerson Mitchell and Nadine Compton Mitchell. He was also preceded in...

JAMES RALPH UPDEGRAFF

JAMES RALPH UPDEGRAFF

Kenova, WV

JAMES RALPH UPDEGRAFF, 91, of Huntington, passed from this life on Saturday, October 21, 2017. James was born July 26, 1926, in Richmond, Va., the son of the late Archie L. and Ida E. Blaxton Updegraff. Also preceding him were his wife, Frances Vest Updegraff; and two...

SARA ELIZABETH "BUBBIE" WRIGHT (FRY)

SARA ELIZABETH "BUBBIE" WRIGHT (FRY)

Wayne, WV

SARA ELIZABETH "BUBBIE" FRY WRIGHT, 82, of Wayne, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 22, 2017. Sara was born October 10, 1935, to the late Forster "Bub" and Bessie Fry. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at Morris Funeral...

October 22, 2017

WILLIE BLAIR ALLEN

WILLIE BLAIR ALLEN

Ashland, KY

WILLIE BLAIR ALLEN, 90, of Ashland, Ky., widow of Bill Allen, died Oct. 20 at King's Daughters Medical Center. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel; burial at Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be two hour prior to...

KATHY HANRAHAN

KATHY HANRAHAN

Huntington, WV

KATHY HANRAHAN, 61, passed away September 30, 2017, after a lengthy illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, E.S. "Steve" Hanrahan and Harriet D. Harman. Surviving are her sisters, Veronica Hanrahan Heide (Parry of Madison, Wis.), Elizabeth Hanrahan and Emma...

MARJORIE ELLEN WILLIAMSON

MARJORIE ELLEN WILLIAMSON

Wayne, WV

MARJORIE ELLEN WILLIAMSON, 97, of Wayne, formerly of Dingess, W.Va., widow of Andrew Williamson Sr., died Oct. 21. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Johnson Tiller Funeral Home; burial at Williamson Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Monday at the funeral...

October 21, 2017

J. NELSON BROWNING (JIM) Jr.

J. NELSON BROWNING (JIM) Jr.

Alum Creek, WV

J. NELSON (JIM) BROWNING JR., 92, of Charleston, W.Va., went home Thursday, October 12, 2017. He was a retired Chemist with over 39 years of service at the FMC Corporation in South Charleston. Jim was a past member of Oakhurst Presbyterian Church where he taught...

JOHN MARSHALL CARTER Jr.

JOHN MARSHALL CARTER Jr.

Huntington, WV

JOHN MARSHALL CARTER JR., 73, of Huntington, died on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at St. Mary's Hospital. He was born October 30, 1943, in Beckley, W.Va., to the late Kushleen Maguire Carter and Dr. John Marshall Carter. John graduated from Saint Vincent Preparatory...

LISA ANN COPLEY DAWSON

LISA ANN COPLEY DAWSON

Huntington, KY

LISA ANN COPLEY DAWSON, 48, of Lexington, Ky., wife of Ronald Dawson, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, in UK Chandler Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted 3 p.m. Sunday, October 22, 2017, at Grace Gospel Church. She was born September 30, 1969, in...

PHILIP ROY HERROLD

PHILIP ROY HERROLD

HUNTINGTON, WV

PHILIP ROY HERROLD, 85, of Barboursville, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 19, 2017, at Midland Meadows Senior Living. Phil was born July 15, 1932, in Marion, Ind., a son of the late George and Janet Harris Herrold. In addition to his parents, he was...

JOANE SPICER MONEY

JOANE SPICER MONEY

Kenova, WV

JOANE SPICER MONEY, 85, of Ceredo-Kenova, West Virginia, passed peacefully at her home on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 22, 2017, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Rollins Funeral Home. The funeral will follow with Pastor Steve Willis and...

JOHN PAUL STEWART

JOHN PAUL STEWART

Columbus, OH

JOHN PAUL STEWART, 70, of Columbus, Ohio, passed away October 16, 2017. He was born in Huntington, West Virginia, on November 12, 1946, to the late Charles and Alma Stewart. He graduated from Huntington High School in 1964. After college, he served in the US Air Force...

MOSS PENDLETON WHITE

MOSS PENDLETON WHITE

Milton, WV

MOSS PENDLETON WHITE, of Tampa, Florida, died August 4, 2017. He was born November 20, 1920, at Milton, to Ballard and Hettie Stone White. He was a 1939 graduate of Milton High School. He worked for Greyhound Lines from 1941 to 1986 except for when serving in the Army...

October 20, 2017

HOMER LEE "BUTCH" BOWMAN

HOMER LEE "BUTCH" BOWMAN

Milton, WV

HOMER LEE "BUTCH" BOWMAN, 68, of Glenwood, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. He was born on July 26, 1949, in Cabell County, a son of the late Homer Jack Bowman and Geraldine Fay Beckett Bowman. He is also preceded in death by one son,...

DORIS SLONE NEACE BREWER

DORIS SLONE NEACE BREWER

Hindman, KY

DORIS SLONE NEACE BREWER, 57, of Cynthiana, Ky., formerly of Hindman, Ky., wife of Leon Brewer, died Oct. 16 in Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Ky. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Hindman, Ky.; burial following in Green Slone...

JOHN MARSHALL CARTER Jr.

JOHN MARSHALL CARTER Jr.

Huntington, WV

JOHN MARSHALL CARTER JR., 73, of Huntington, husband of Catherine S. Carter, died Oct. 18 in Huntington. He was first Vice-President of Morgan Stanley in Huntington. Funeral Liturgy will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church; burial will follow in...

LISA ANN COPLEY DAWSON

LISA ANN COPLEY DAWSON

Huntington, KY

LISA ANN COPLEY DAWSON, 48, of Lexington, Ky., wife of Ronald Dawson, died Sunday in the University of Kentucky Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday, Grace Gospel Church. Entombment will be at White Chapel Memorial Gardens,...

REV. SAM H. DOLEN

REV. SAM H. DOLEN

Barboursville, WV

REV. SAM H. DOLEN, 77, of Huntington, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord October 18, 2017, surrounded by his family at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He was born May 30, 1940, in Huntington, W.Va., son of the late Rev. Leonard Basil and Mary E. Nida Dolen. He...

PHILIP ROY HERROLD

PHILIP ROY HERROLD

HUNTINGTON, WV

PHILIP ROY HERROLD, 85, of Barboursville, died Oct. 19. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville; burial will be in Ridgelawn Memorial Park, Huntington. Visitation will be two hours before service. www.timeformemory.com/wallace.

PERCY DEWAIN ROSS

PERCY DEWAIN ROSS

Arbovale, WV

PERCY DEWAIN ROSS, 70, of Arbovale, W.Va., passed away Monday, October 16, 2017, at his residence following a long illness. He was born June 15, 1947, at Logan, W.Va., and was a son of the late Percy Ross and Hazel Helen Cremeans Shirkey. Percy was a retired member of...

October 19, 2017

DANIEL JOSEPH "LDB" BALL

DANIEL JOSEPH "LDB" BALL

Huntington, WV

DANIEL JOSEPH "LDB" BALL, 54, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away October 15, 2017, with family at his side. He was born November 14, 1962, the son of the late Glendale Ball and Phyllis Frye Knapp. Danny is survived by his mother and stepfather, Charles and Phyllis Knapp...

LANCE RAY BELVILLE

LANCE RAY BELVILLE

Huntington, WV

LANCE RAY BELVILLE, 74, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at his residence. He was born November 4, 1942, in Huntington, W.Va., the son of the late Raymond Belville and Clarice Saunders Belville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary...

HOMER LEE "BUTCH" BOWMAN

HOMER LEE "BUTCH" BOWMAN

Milton, WV

HOMER LEE "BUTCH" BOWMAN, 68, of Glenwood, W.Va., died Oct. 17. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Wallace Funeral Home, Milton; burial will follow in Greenbottom Memorial Park, Lesage. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Wallace Funeral Home, Milton....

HARRY ALONZO BURKS

HARRY ALONZO BURKS

Barboursville, WV

HARRY ALONZO BURKS, 91, of Barboursville, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Monday, October 16, 2017. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, October 20, 2017, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel with Pastor Greg Lunsford officiating. Burial will be in White...

JAMES WYATT DODDS

JAMES WYATT DODDS

Huntington, WV

JAMES WYATT DODDS, 64, of St. Islands Ranch, Colo., formerly of Huntington, father of Glenn Dodds and Jason Dodds, died Oct. 13 in Skyridge Medical Center, Lonetree, Colo. He was a welder and purchasing agent. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Henson & Kitchen...

COOPER LEE HUTCHINSON

COOPER LEE HUTCHINSON

Chapmanville, WV

COOPER LEE HUTCHINSON, 5, of Chapmanville, W.Va., son of Sarah Johnson and Lowell Hutchinson of Chapmanville, died Oct. 16 in Women's and Children's Division of CAMC, Charleston, W.Va. There will be a celebration of life 11 a.m. Friday, Evans Funeral Home and Cremation...

STEVEN GRAY JOHNSON

STEVEN GRAY JOHNSON

Barboursville, WV

STEVEN GRAY JOHNSON, 66, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Thursday, October 12, 2017. He was born December 11, 1950, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of the late Loyal Gray Johnson and Lois Virginia Paugh Johnson. He is survived by one son, Jeff Johnson of Barboursville;...

REBA E. RANKIN PRINO

REBA E. RANKIN PRINO

HUNTINGTON, WV

REBA E. RANKIN PRINO, 92, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Monday, October 16, 2017, in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington. She was born July 15, 1925, in Whitesville, Boone County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Minte Rankin. In addition to her mother,...

BARBARA JUNE REYNOLDS

BARBARA JUNE REYNOLDS

Ashland, KY

BARBARA JUNE REYNOLDS, 81, of Ashland, wife of Rev. Tommy Reynolds, died Oct. 17 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel; visitation will be from 5:30 p.m. until service Thursday at the...

EARL KEITH SMITH

EARL KEITH SMITH

Huntington, WV

EARL KEITH SMITH, 69, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away at his home on Saturday, October 7, 2017. He was born on April 13, 1948, in Huntington, W.Va. Our beloved brother, uncle and friend was preceded in death by his parents, the late James Edward Smith and Yvonne...

BILLY JOE THOMPSON

BILLY JOE THOMPSON

Huntington, WV

BILLY JOE THOMPSON, 91, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at River's Bend Health Care Center. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, October 20, 2017, at 2 p.m. at the Reger Funeral Chapel by James Wolfe of the Church of Jesus...

October 18, 2017

SALLY FARLEY ADKINS

SALLY FARLEY ADKINS

Huntington, WV

SALLY FARLEY ADKINS, 66, of Huntington, wife of Bobby Adkins, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Jefferson Avenue Church of God by Pastor Ronald Joplin. Burial will follow...

CHRISTI LYNN BAISDEN

CHRISTI LYNN BAISDEN

Ceredo, WV

CHRISTI LYNN BAISDEN, 44, of Kenova, W.Va., passed away on October 11, 2017. She was born January 22, 1973, in Huntington, W.Va., to Charles Adkins and Sue Bell Adkins. Christi leaves behind to mourn her loss, her parents, her children, Brianna Robertson (Jerrod),...

LANCE RAY BELVILLE

LANCE RAY BELVILLE

Huntington, WV

LANCE RAY BELVILLE, 74, of Huntington, widower of Mary Katherine Belville, died Oct. 15 at home. He was a retired business owner and Marshall University professor. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, Bates Memorial Presbyterian Church; burial will follow in...

HARRY ALONZO BURKS

HARRY ALONZO BURKS

Barboursville, WV

HARRY ALONZO BURKS, 91, of Barboursville, died Oct. 16. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville; burial will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Wallace Funeral Home,...

ROGER BRENT FETTY

ROGER BRENT FETTY

Proctorville, OH

ROGER BRENT FETTY, 67, of Willow Wood, Ohio, passed away Monday, October 16, 2017, at home. He was born May 11, 1950, in Huntington, W.Va., son of the late Jasper Arnold and Minnie Ellen Ellis Fetty. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother,...

DONALD ERNEST McGUIRE

DONALD ERNEST McGUIRE

Pedro, OH

DONALD ERNEST McGUIRE, 50, and TAMMIE LYNN McGUIRE, 43, of Pedro, Ohio, died Oct. 11. Joint funeral service will be noon Thursday, Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio; burial will follow in Ross Cemetery, Rush, Ky. Visitation will be one hour prior to...

WANNETTA JEAN MEADE SANSOM

WANNETTA JEAN MEADE SANSOM

Matewan, WV

WANNETTA JEAN MEADE SANSOM, of Red Jacket, W.Va., died Oct. 15 in Charleston Area Medical Center. She worked at Marcum Law Offices in Williamson, W.Va. Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Chambers Funeral Services Chapel. A memorial celebration will...

SALLY ANN STEELE

SALLY ANN STEELE

Huntington, WV

SALLY ANN STEELE, 56, of Huntington, passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Sally was born in Columbus, Ohio, on February 5, 1961, to Josephine Wyrick and the late John Morgan Davidson. Sally was an LPN for the VA Medical Center. In...