April 16, 2014Obituaries

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West Virginia

JUANITA JEAN CALES, 79, of Milton, widow of William Slater and Wayne Cales, died April 14 at home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Heck Funeral Home, Milton; burial will follow in Rome Cemetery... (16-Apr) Details

EVA BELLE LOWE CONNER, 88, of Tornado, W.Va., wife of Charles Harley Conner, died April 13 at her home. She retired from Thomas Memorial Hospital. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Bartlett-Chapman... (16-Apr) Details

TINA DARLENE COOPER, 45, of Huntington died April 12. Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Visitation two hours before service. www.timeformemory.com/wallace. (16-Apr) Details

JOHN FRANKLIN DAUGHERTY, 49, of Fort Gay, son of Wilburn and Rose Meredith, died April 12. He was a disabled auto mechanic. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Salt Petre Baptist Church, Fort... (16-Apr) Details

RICHARD TALMAGE EDWARDS, 69, of Hamlin, W.Va., died April 14. He was a former truck driver. Funeral service will be noon Thursday, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin; burial will follow at Franklin Cemetery... (16-Apr) Details

FREEDA FORTE, 85, of Huntington died April 10. There will be no visitation or funeral services. Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, is in charge of arrangements. (16-Apr) Details

BETTY JOE STRICKLAND BOOTH, 81, widow of Clarence O. Booth Jr., died April 14, 2014, at St. Mary's Medical Center. She was a resident at Rose Terrace Health and Rehab, Culloden, W.Va., and formerly... (16-Apr) Details

BIDDIE BENNETT CHRISTIAN, 99, of Huntington, W.Va., died Saturday, April 12, 2014, in St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Chapman's... (16-Apr) Details

BERNICE "GREG" MARTIN GREGORY McKAY, 86, of Huntington, passed away at home on Monday, April 14, 2014. Born in Sago, Virginia on January 28, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Buford... (16-Apr) Details

ROSELINE DURKIN VERNATTE, 86, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Huntington Health and Rehab. She was born January 30, 1928, in Cabell County, W.Va., a daughter of the... (16-Apr) Details

MR. JOHN DANIEL "DANNY" WEAVER, age 67, of Lake City, Fla. passed away suddenly on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, in the Shands at University of Florida Medical Center, Gainesville, Fla. He... (16-Apr) Details

DOTTIE LOU ROSS, 73, of Huntington, wife of Herman Ross, died April 14 in St. Mary's Medical Center. A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday, Spring Hill Cemetery, Huntington. Hall Funeral... (16-Apr) Details

IMOGENE SCOTT, 74, of Huntington; mother of Tonetta Scott, died April 13 in Huntington Health and Rehabilitation Center. She retired from Marshall University. Arrangements are incomplete at Ferrell-Chambers Funeral Home. (16-Apr) Details

JENNIFER ELIZABETH WAUGH, 22, of Ashton, W.Va., died April 13. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Ball's Chapel Church, Ashton. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Deal Funeral Home, Point Pleasant, W.Va. (16-Apr) Details


CHARLES EDWARD CARLISLE, 61, of Ironton, husband of Nora Carlisle, died April 14 in Ashland Community Hospice. He was a self-employed contractor. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Tracy... (16-Apr) Details

MARGIE MARIE WHITE HORNE, 80, of Ironton, wife of Chester Horne of South Shore, Ky., died April 14 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. She was a homemaker. Funeral services will be 1 p.m... (16-Apr) Details

GEORGE WALTER MAYNARD, 75, of Proctorville, Ohio died April 14 in Heartland of Riverview, South Point, Ohio. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete. (16-Apr) Details

HOWARD BRUCE, 87, of Pedro, Ohio, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014. The Aaron's Creek, Pedro, Ohio native was born May 26, 1926, a son of the late Charles V. and Maggie Webb Bruce. He was also... (16-Apr) Details

JOANNA RAE LUCAS, 74, of Kitts Hill, Ohio passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014, at The Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington, W.Va. She was born February 17, 1940, in Chesapeake, Ohio daughter... (16-Apr) Details

REV. WILBUR C. SLACK, 90, of Gallipolis, Ohio, widower of Mary Slack, died April 14 in Holzer Medical Center. He was a retired Baptist minister. Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Willis Funeral... (16-Apr) Details


RAY PERKINS, 87, of Minnie, Ky., widower of Mirtie Perkins, died April 14 in Riverview Health Care, Prestonsburg, Ky. He was a retired coal miner. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Nelson-Frazier... (16-Apr) Details

ALBERTA CONLEY SMITH SKAGGS, 78, of Ashland, widow of Amos Smith and Jack Skaggs, died April 13 in Kings Daughters Medical Center. Funeral service at 11 a.m. Friday, England Hill Freewill Baptist... (16-Apr) Details

SHERRY LYNN STEVENS, 48, of Westwood, Ky., died April 14. She worked as a housekeeper. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel; burial will follow in Golden... (16-Apr) Details

ART STEWART, 70, of Catlettsburg, Ky., husband of Betty Stewart, died April 15 at his home. He retired from Special Metals. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home... (16-Apr) Details

GRACE WILLA MAE BELLOMY, 75, of Greenup, Ky., died April 11 in King's Daughters Medical Center. Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Friday, New Beginnings Worship Center, Grayson, Ky. Arrangements by... (15-Apr) Details

ONEDA BOGGS, 83, of Grayson, Ky., died April 13. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Malone Funeral Home, Grayson; burial in Boggs Family Cemetery. Visitation from 10 a.m. to service Wednesday at the funeral home. (15-Apr) Details