April 19, 2014Obituaries


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West Virginia

PAUL ADAM BOCK, 81, of Milton, husband of Natalie Bock, died April 18 in Midland Meadows Senior Living, Ona. He was a retired Electronic Engineer at N.I. Tech. Arrangements are incomplete at Henson... (19-Apr) Details

GARY GANO BOGGESS, 71, of Gallipolis Ferry, W.Va., died April 17. At his request, there will be no funeral or visitation. www.wilcoxenfuneralhome.com. (19-Apr) Details

JEAN PLANK HARBOUR, 82, of Huntington, died April 18 in Thomas Memorial Hospital, Charleston. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Trinity Church of God; burial will be in Ridgelawn Memorial... (19-Apr) Details

REUBEN GIDEON KIRK JR., 67, of Ona died April 17 at home. Celebration of Life services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Wallace Funeral Home, Milton; graveside services at 3 p.m., Bill Perry Cemetery, Dunlow... (19-Apr) Details

CHARLES FRANKLIN MAY, 76, of Huntington died April 17. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville; burial will be in Scott Adkins Cemetery, East... (19-Apr) Details

ROBERT LEE "BOBBY" BLANKENSHIP, 69, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at home. He was born August 19, 1944, in Cabell County, a son of the late Ernest and Carrie... (19-Apr) Details

RUSSELL PATRICK LEWIS, 29, entered into his eternal home on April 14, 2014. He is leaving behind his wife Rachael Stover Lewis; a daughter McKynnlee Lewis of Ripley, W.Va.; two step-daughters, Emily... (19-Apr) Details

DIANNA LEAH ROBERTS ADKINS, 65, of Hamlin, W.Va., widow of Clarence Dale Adkins, died April 16. She had worked at R.H. Adkins Gas Company. Funeral service will be noon Saturday, Koontz Funeral Home... (18-Apr) Details

SHIRLEY MARIE COLLINS, 72, of Danville, W.Va., widow of Bobby Lee Spears and Cecil Ray Collins, died April 16. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 5 p.m. Saturday, Koontz Funeral Home... (18-Apr) Details

GARY PAUL GOAD, 65, of Beech Creek, W.Va., died April 16 in Huntington Health and Rehabilitation. Funeral service will be noon Saturday, Chambers Funeral Services Chapel, Matewan, W.Va.; burial... (18-Apr) Details

MILDRED MARIE BARNETT HANNA, 74, of Chapmanville, W.Va., wife of Jimmy Rex Hanna, died April 16 in Logan (W.Va.) Regional Medical Center. She retired from the Logan County Board of Education. Funeral... (18-Apr) Details

RICHARD DWAYNE McCOMAS, 67, of Branchland, W.Va., husband of Betty McComas, died April 16. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Camp Branch United Baptist Church, Branchland; burial in Watson... (18-Apr) Details

GRETA ANN BELL MILLER, 63, of Peach Creek, W.Va., wife of Roger Miller Sr., died April 15 in Logan (W.Va.) Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. At her request, there are no services. Arrangements... (18-Apr) Details

RODGER L. EPLION, age 69, of Pickerington, Ohio, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at his residence after a courageous battle with cancer. Born June 5, 1944, in Huntington, W.Va., he was retired after... (18-Apr) Details

IMOGENE SCOTT, 74, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014. She retired from Marshall University Physical Plant after 35 years of service. Surviving daughter Tonetta Scott Huntington... (18-Apr) Details

ELIZABETH MAE LIBBY RILEY, 80, of Huntington, aunt of Clifford Riley, died April 16 at home. Chapman's Mortuary Huntington is assisting the family. www.chapmans-mortuary.com. (18-Apr) Details

Ohio

DOROTHY MAE EVANS, 81, of South Point, Ohio, widow of Charles D. Evans, died April 17 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Slack and Wallace Funeral Home... (19-Apr) Details

RONALD LEE MURNAHAN, 77, of Ironton, husband of Hazel Jewell Murnahan, died April 17. Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Monday, Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton; burial will follow in Buckhorn Cemetery... (19-Apr) Details

CARLOS JANE PYLES, 80, of Ironton, died April 18 in The Sanctuary at Ohio Valley. She was a retired factory worker at D.L. Auld and Medex. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Tracy Brammer... (19-Apr) Details

RUTH ELLCESSOR ADKINS, 86, of Gahanna, Ohio, formerly of South Point, Ohio, widow of Roy L. Adkins, died April 16 in New Albany (Ohio) Gardens and Care Center. She was a Registered Nurse. Donations... (18-Apr) Details

ALVIN EUGENE "CASEY" BOSTER, 85, of Crown City, Ohio, died April 17 in Abbyshire Place. Services will be 1 p.m., Monday, Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis, Ohio; burial will follow in Kings... (18-Apr) Details

ROSALIE CORONADO, 64, of Ironton, wife of Emilo Dominguez, died April 16 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. She was a nurse assistant at Bryant Nursing Home and owned a restaurant in North... (18-Apr) Details

JOHN LEE SIDERS, 64, formerly of Gallipolis, Ohio, father of Sarah Siders and Rachel Angel, both of Dayton, Ohio, died April 8 in OSU Wexner Medical Center. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Saturday... (18-Apr) Details

Kentucky

ELMER HALL, 86, of Prestonsburg, Ky., died April 17. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky. Visitation from 6 p.m. Saturday until service time at the funeral home. www.hallfuneralservice.com. (19-Apr) Details

ALBERT RAY LAWSON, 72, of McDowell, Ky., died April 17. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sunday, Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky. Visitation after 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.hallfuneralservice.com. (19-Apr) Details

CHARLOTTE SUE REYNOLDS, 72, of Allen, Ky., died April 17. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky. www.hallfuneralservice.com (19-Apr) Details

CHARLES RAY SMITH, 68, of McVeigh, Ky., died April 18 in Pikeville (Ky.) Medical Center. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Sunday, Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in the family cemetery at... (19-Apr) Details

FRANKLIN CONLEY, 88, of Paintsville, Ky., brother of Dr. Joe Conley and David Conley, died April 16. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, First Christian Church, Paintsville; burial in VanHoose... (18-Apr) Details

ALYCE JORDAN ROSS, 89, of Ashland, wife of Merrill Ross, died April 17 in King's Daughters Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, Steen Funeral Home 13th Street... (18-Apr) Details