July 24, 2014Obituaries

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West Virginia

CLOIS FAYE BOGGS, 83, of Huntington, widow of Boyd Boggs, died July 21 in Lexington of Streamwood (Ill.). She was a homemaker. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Reger Funeral Chapel; burial... (24-Jul) Details

EMMA LEE COBB, 91, of Huntington died July 22 in Heritage Center. Arrangements incomplete at Ferrell-Chambers Funeral Home. www.ferrell-chambersfuneralhome.com. (24-Jul) Details

JEFFREY SCOTT COUGHENOUR, 50, of Huntington, son of Mary Coughenour Murphy, died July 22 in St. Mary's Medical Center. He was a maintenance supervisor with Varsity Place. Visitation from 5 to 7... (24-Jul) Details

EVERETT RAY HAYES, 84, of Charleston died July 17 at home. He was a crane operator. At the family's request, there will be no visitation or services. Tri-State Cremation Society is in charge of... (24-Jul) Details

REV. CLARENCE GOLDEN McCOMAS, 87, of Huntington, widower of Wanda L. McComas, died July 23 in Cornerstone Hospital, Huntington. He was a retired United Methodist Minister. Chapman's Mortuary Huntington... (24-Jul) Details

FLORENCE RUBY RATLIFF, 92, of Harts, W.Va., formerly of Hinton, W.Va., died Tuesday July 22, 2014, at her home following a long illness. Survivors include a son David H. Ratliff and wife Geraldine... (24-Jul) Details


JEAN A. HARRIS, 65, of Ironton, mother of Becky Campbell of Coal Grove, Ohio and Richard Harris of Ironton, died July 22 at home. She was a former assembler for Cabletron and former employee of... (24-Jul) Details

JEWEL V. JOHNSON, 91, of Ironton, widow of Milton Porter Barnhart, died July 22 at home. She was a retired stockroom manager for the S.S. Kresge Company. At her request, there will be no services... (24-Jul) Details

CARRIE LOVELACE, 62, of South Point, Ohio, mother of Dustin and Ashleigh Lovelace, died July 19 in Ashland Community Hospice. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Aid (Ohio) Cemetery. Slack... (24-Jul) Details

GENE McKNIGHT, 87, of Ironton, father of Rhonda Meadows, died July 21 in SOMC, Portsmouth, Ohio. He was a retired contractor and entertainer. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Tracy Brammer-Monroe... (24-Jul) Details

EARL OTIS MANNON, 88, of Proctorville, Ohio passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at home. He was born September 10, 1925 in Platform, Ohio, son of the late Otis and Gay Jeffers Mannon. In addition... (24-Jul) Details

BOBBY WADE WILSON, 81, of Kitts Hill, Ohio, widower of Carol Jean Wilson, died July 20. He was a retired plumber and pipefitter. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Phillips Funeral Home... (24-Jul) Details


BILL G. DAMRON, 81, of Ashland died July 22. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday, Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa, Ky. Visitation will be two hours before service. (24-Jul) Details

MILDRED GAYHEART, 70, formerly of Hindman, Ky., died July 20 in Scott Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Scottsburg, Ind. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Nelson Frazier Funeral Home... (24-Jul) Details

DONNA S. HOOD, 65, of Ashland died July 22 in Community Hospice Care Center. She worked for Elder Beerman and Kings Daughters and Sons Assisted Living. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Friday... (24-Jul) Details

EMOGENE LAFFERTY, 74, of Martin, Ky., widow of Donald Lee Lafferty, died July 22 at home. She was a disabled salesperson from Messer's Department Store. Funeral service will be noon Friday, Nelson... (24-Jul) Details

THOMAS CHURCH, 61, of Webbville, Ky., died July 21 in Three Rivers Medical Center, Louisa, Ky. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday, Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. (23-Jul) Details

LUCY HUNT, 64, of Topmost, Ky., widow of Marion Thornsberry and Billy Hunt, died July 21 in Hazard (Ky.) Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be noon Thursday... (23-Jul) Details