GREGORY R. JIMISON, 68, Ona, WV, died Sat., Nov. 20, 2021 in Huntington, after an extended illness; born Aug. 14, 1953 in Milton, son of Joyce of Culloden & late Robert “Bob” Jimison. Milton HS grad, attended Alice Lloyd College worked as a paramedic for the City of Charleston 25 yrs. Me…

MILDRED BESSIE CARPENTER LAMBERT, 102, Hurricane, WV, died Mon., Nov. 22, 2021 at home on Lick Creek Road; born Dec. 15, 1918, dau. of late Asa and Olivia (Wade) Carpenter on Martin’s Br., near Hurricane. She married Odeth H. Lambert of Durbin, WV in 1956 (widow of Odeth). Also predeceased b…

DENNIS ROY COOPER, 80, Huntington, WV died Sun., Nov. 21, 2021, in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington, born June 22, 1941, in Lincoln Co. son of late, Roy Robert and Martha Catherine Linville Cooper; also predeceased by: bros., Leo (Judy) & Merrill Cooper; bro.-in-law, Ron Har…

TERRY DAVID DALTON, 64, died Thur., Nov. 18, 2021; born Oct. 27, 1957 in Harts, son of late Martha Fraley, also predeceased by: grandparents, Bob & Lizzie Dalton who raised him as a son. Retired carpenter.

NETTIE JEWEL COMBS HILL WORKMAN, 84, Harts, WV, died Thur., Nov. 18, 2021 at home; born Feb. 13, 1937 in Logan, dau. of late Bert C. Sr & Sena E. Zornes Combs; also predeceased by: husband, Orville Workman, the father of her children, Bobby Hill Sr; sibs., William Dean, Nick C. Bert C. J…

LOIS JEAN ADKINS, 89, of Midkiff, WV. Born: July 24, 1932. Passed away: November 20, 2021. She was the daughter of the late Emory Walden and Mollie Hager Walden. She was also preceded in death by her husband; James A. Adkins and daughter; Gloria Jean Adkins Lusk.

CHARLIE E. WORKMAN, 68, of Greenshoals, Harts, WV, died home Fri., Nov. 19, 2021; born July 24, 1953, in Logan, son of late Ben and Roxie Dempsey Workman; also predeceased by:.father - & mother-in-law, Chris & Hazel Lambert, bros.-in-law, Donald Joe Lambert, Dave Justice. A true Chri…

NADA M. ADKINS, 67, Branchland, Wv, died Thur., Nov. 18, 2021 peacefully at home with family; born Nov. 10, 1954, dau. of late Fred “Bill” & Maggie Beckelheimer; also predeceased by bro. Estel Beckelheimer. Attended Cardinal Baptist of Ruther Glen, VA; Owned & operatorated UWA Wrestl…

MARYBELLE KENNEDA, 61, Wayne, WV, died Mon., Nov. 15, 2021, in St. Mary’s Med. Ctr.; born April 21, 1960, in Pineville, dau. of late Franklin D. R. and Sylvia Cline; also predeceased by: husband, Randall J. Kenneda; bro., Franklin Delano Roosevelt Cline, Jr.

JAMES ARTHUR DOLLEN, 72, Alkol, WV, died Sun., Nov. 21, 2021, in Stonerise Nursing Home; born April 6, 1949 in Hamlin, son of late Elihue and Luera Dollen; also predeceased by:.sibs., Cornell O'Dell, Ann Cummings, Gladys Adkins, Ermal Bragg, Linnie Dollen, Jessie Dollen and Jerry Miller.

BRIAN “ELI” NOTTINGHAM, 3 ½ mos., Bigson, WV, died Fri., Nov. 19, 2021; born July 26, 2021, son of Brian Adam and Sarah Leeann Nottingham; grandparents, Bill Burns of Bigson, Romie Nottingham of Bolt, Vanessa White of Hamlin, Jamie Nottingham of Summersville; sibs., Kaiden, Zyander and Brook…

ELLIS WILLIAM BILL EASTHAM, of Branchland, WV, was born on February 25, 1972 and passed away November 16, 2021 at the age of Forty Nine years, Eight months and Twenty Two days.

KAYLEE MARIE "KAYLEE BUG" HARRIS of West Hamlin, born: January 6, 2006, passed away: November 12, 2021 at the age of Fifteen years, Ten months and Six days of age.

LARRY BROWNING, 76, of Hamlin WV, died November 11, 2021. He was born in West Hamlin, WV, on June 22, 1945. He was preceded in death by parents Brad and Mildred Browning and sisters Charlotte Lucas and Linda Hager (Calvin). He is survived by his wife of fifty-seven years, Lois McCallister Br…

CAROL ADKINS, 76, West Hamlin, WV, died Mon., Nov. 8, 2021; wife of Harold Adkins. USN retiree.

GAY LEE TERRY, 84, of Red House went to join his Heavenly Father on November 12, 2021. He was born December 23, 1936 in Branchland, West Virginia to the late Woodrow Terry and Hannah Scites Terry. Left behind to cherish his memories are his loving wife, Mary Frye Terry, his devoted daughter …

SANDRA LEE DINGESS, 47, Harts, WV, died Thur., Nov. 11, 2021, in CAMC, Mem. Div. Hosp., Charleston; born Sept. 15, 1974, in West Hamlin, dau. of Terry & Anzo Dean; also predeceased by: grandparents, Willie & Garnet Lambert and Clifford & Pauline Dean; nephew, Taylor Lambert; bro.…

CHESTER LEONARD ARNOLD, 74, Huntington, WV, died Thur., Nov. 11, 2021 in Cabell Huntington Hospital; born Jan. 27, 1947 in Gill, son of late Vinson and Opal Adkins Arnold; also predeceased by grandson, Patrick Webster; sibs., Donna Marie Arnold Spurlock. Basil, Billy Joe and James Arnold. Af…

TIMOTHY BURL ALLEN, 60, Sumerco, WV, died Tue., Nov. 9, 2021, inThomas Mem. Hosp., South Charleston, son of late Bruce and Geneva Allen, widower of Shelia,also predeceased by: two grandchildren; seven siblings. He was a construction worker.

SPEC. JAMES DARIN COX, 55, Alkol, WV, died Fri., Nov. 12, 2021, while trying to save another’s life; son of late Anita and Denzil Cox of Alkol. Duval High School 1984 grad.; veteran of the US Army and a retiree from the Huntington Fire Department after 11 years of service.

BETTY GIBSON LOVEJOY, 88, Hamlin, WV & Surfside Beach, SC, died Sat., Nov. 13, 2021, at home. Wife of late Jack Lovejoy. Lincoln Co. BOE teacher retired from Guyan Valley, Hamlin & Duval High Schools.

ANTOINETTE L. HAGER, 77, Ranger, WV, died Sun., Nov. 14, 2021; dau. of Allen and Eleanor Rigsby; also predeceased by: husband, Jimmie Hager; son Allen Hager; bro., Earl Rigsby. . A member of East Fork FWB Church.

LARRY QUENTIN CURRY, 75, Milton, WV, died Nov. 17, 2021 in St. Mary’s Med. Ctr., Huntington WV; born Oct. 30, 1946 in Huntington, son of late Quentin A. and Kathryn M. (Jarvis) Curry of Hamlin. Graduated Hamlin High School; USAF sgt. vet.; N&W RR locomotive engineer retiree; Teays Valley…

DEBRA MULLLINS McCORMICK, 61, Griffithsville, WV, died Wed., Nov. 10, 2021, in Hubbard Hospice House, W., after a 23-year battle with MS; dau. of late Donald Ray and Shirley Mullins. Duval High School 1978 grad.; worked 23 yrs. in public & private, the Governor’s Office and the WV Democr…

DENNIS CLARK ADKINS, 55, Ranger, WV, died Sun., Nov. 14, 2021; son of late Junior and Dorene Adkins; also predeceased by: bro., Rocferd Adkins.

FREDERICK EUGENE THOMAS, 84, Alum Creek, WV, died Mon., Nov. 8, 2021, in CAMC, Mem. Div. Hosp., Charleston; son of late Ivan & Lucille Thomas; also predeceased by: son, Christopher; sisters, Leona & Carol. A retired welder for Kanawha Stone with many years of service.

ARIEL JOANA MARIE SMITH, 28, Branchland, WV, died Tue., Nov. 9, 2021; born May 2, 1993, in Huntington, dau. of Freddie & Kathy Adkins Lane of Barboursville. Predeceased by: grandmother, Marla Adkins.

JOHNNY ALLEN MULLINS SR., 72.Harts, WV died Wed., Nov. 10, 2021 peacefully at home, with family; born Jan. 15, 1949 in Logan Co., son of late Jessie and Earsie (Tomblin) Mullins; also predeceased by: in-laws, Howard and Georgia (Dingess) Dalton; two grandsons; bro.-in-law, Jimmy G. Dalton; s…

LAHOMA G. NUNN, 77, Sod, WV, died Wed., Nov. 10, 2021, in Thomas Memorial Hospital, S. Charleston; she was the dau. of late Cleston and Maxine McClure Adams; widow of Harold Nunn; sibs., Louise (Ted) Tackett; Danny Paul Adams; bros-in-law, Stan Ziminick, David Smith, sis.-in-law, Ann Adams; …

ARNOLD “EDDIE” RAY ELKINS, 73, of Meadow Fork, Hewett, WV passed away Friday, November 12, 2021. Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, November 18 at Handley Funeral Home in Danville, WV with visitation one hour prior. Due to Covid-19 please wear a mask when attending the services.

TERRI WALKER, age 63, of Tornado, West Virginia passed away on Wednesday, November 10, 2021. Terri was born July 1, 1958.

JAMES “PETE” HUFFMAN, 84, Sod, WV, died at home Thur., Nov. 11, 2021, son of late James & Marie Griffith Huffman; also predeceased by: son, Bill Huffman; sibs., Agatha, Rosa Lee, Terry and Jolly. Retired from Pipefitters Local #625; Duval High School 1957 grad.

SHERRY LYNN JONES, 64, Alum Creek, WV, died Sat., Nov. 13, 2021, in CAMC, Mem. Div. Hospital, Charleston, dau. of late Charles & Thelma Tackett Starcher; widow of Ralph Jones; also predeceased by: bro., Michael Starcher.

CARSON WADE BROWNING JR. 54 of Griffithsville, WV. Born: May 31, 1967. Passed away: October 25, 2021. He is preceded in death by his mother; Joette Barclay, his biological mother Fanny Hale and several biological siblings.

ELLA MAE ABSHIRE, 64, Branchland, WV, wife of pastor Michael Abshire, Sr., died Fri., Oct. 22, 2021.

RENEE WILES-JOHNSON, 71, Hurricane, WV, died Mon., Oct. 25, 2021; dau. of late Harry and Myrtle Gibson of Hamlin; also predeceased by: sis., Debbie Ballard; special aunt, Marietta.

ROBERT LEE ADKINS, 73, Sias, WV, died Mon., Oct. 18, 2021; born July 12, 1948, in Braeholm,, son of Donna Jean McClain Adkins & late Donald (Don) Roscoe Adkins. Hamlin High School 1966 grad.;US Army VN vet.; coal miner, farmer, and carpenter. Bethel Baptist Ch. Member & trustee.

HELEN ROSE PAULEY MOORE, 100, Ocala, FL, formerly of Sumerco, died Thur., Oct, 21, 2021, in Hampton Manor Assisted Living in Ocala, FL; born March 18, 1921 in Lincoln Co., dau. of late Otto H., Sr. & Essie McClure Pauley; also predeceased by: husband, Clinton H. Moore; son, Jerry A. Moor…

MARGARET WADE VICKERS, 81, of Alkol, WV, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, October 23, 2021, at home surrounded by family and friends.

JANETTA FAYE SKIDMORE, 82, Barboursville, WV, died Wed., Oct. 20, 2021; born Dec. 19, 1938, in Salt Rock, dau. of late Woodrow Wilson and Ollie May Childers;also predeceased by: husband of 53 years, Norman Derle Skidmore in 2020. Barboursville High School 1956 grad.; H.K. Porter (Steel of WV…

ELLA MAE ABSHIRE, of Branchland, WV was born on August 19, 1957, and passed away October 22, 2021 at the age of Sixty Four years, Two months and Three days. She is preceded in death by her father; Victory Ray, two brothers; James Ray and Carl Ray, one sister; Mary Ray. She was a member of Mt…

DORIS JEAN ADKINS ABBOTT, 80, Harts, WV, died Sat., Oct. 23, 2021, in Dignity Hospice, Chapmanville, with loved ones; born Mar. 4, 1940 in Harts, dau. of  late Lloyd and Vesta Adkins. Also predeceased by: husband of 53 years, William Fred Abbott, son, Johnny “Boobie” Abbott; bros., Arnold Jo…

    REVA MARIE SMITH, 64, Harts, WV, died Fri., Oct. 15, 2021 at home; born March 4, 1957 in Cleveland, OH, dau. of late James Roy & Esther Jarrell; also predeceased by: sibs., Deloris Messer, Angela, James Jr, Johnny, Steven &Ronnie Jarrell; in-laws, Dennie & Ester Smith.

KAREN SUE SPURLOCK, 75, Huntington, WV, wife of Richard Earl Spurlock, died Tue., Oct. 19, 2021, in St. Mary's Med. Ctr.; born Sept. 27, 1946 in Hornell, NY, dau. of late Harold Earl and Betty Louise McConnell DeMocker; also predeceased by: bro., Harold Stephen DeMocker. State of West Virgin…