Beckley, David L

David Lee Beckley, 68, of Huntington, WV. passed away Saturday, October 19, 2019 at his residence. Funeral service will be conducted 2:00 P.M. Thursday, October 24, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, with Pastor Ronnie Tyree officiating. Interment will take place in the Hayton family cemetery. David was born September 10, 1951 in Wayne Co. W.Va. son of the late Charles Aubrey and Dorothy Mae Miracle Beckley. He was a former self-employed general contractor and was a veteran having served in the U.S. Marines. David was a member of the Chesapeake Baptist Church, WV VFW and the American Legion Post 93 whose Honor Guard will conduct military graveside rites. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters. He is survived by his beloved wife Virginia Sue Hayton Beckley; five girls; two boys; twenty-one grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several brothers and sisters. Visitation will be from 12:00-2:00 P.M. on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.

Cornell, S. Frances

S. Frances Cornell, 94, of Huntington, W.Va. passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service will be conducted 7:00 P.M. Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova with Minister David Roach officiating. Private family interment will take place at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Frances was born September 11, 1925 in Grafton, W.Va. a daughter of the late Ernest and Ruth Bunner Wilson. She was a member of the Ceredo Church of Christ for over 60 years and a former sales consultant with Roger’s Jewelers. Frances was the original Uber for numerous people to doctors appointments and other necessary places well into her 80’s. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 57 years L. Carl Cornell; two sisters Ada Louise Bucy and Naomi Perri. She is survived by three precious daughters Ruth Ann Cornell, Sally Davis (Keith) and Barbara Prince (Paul); four grandsons Scott Davis (Shelly), Jake Davis (Kathy), Adam Fuller and Tyler Fuller; three great-grandchildren Jackson Davis, Simon Davis, Brenna Davis. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 P.M. on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Ceredo Church of Christ P.O. Box 357 Ceredo, W.Va. 25507 or Hospice of Huntington P.O. Box 464 Huntington, W.Va. 25709. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.

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Copley, Charley

Charley Copley, 67, of Chesapeake, Ohio formerly of Kenova passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Cabell-Huntington Hospital. Funeral service will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Monday, September 23, 2019 at the Webb Freewill Baptist Church at Crum, W.V., with Pastor Brandon Williams officiating.  Interment will take place in the Webb Cemetery. Charley was born February 18, 1952 in Crum, W.Va. a son of the late Luther and Myrtle Blackburn Copley. He was a self employed carpenter and a member of the Kenova Masonic Lodge #110 AF & AM whose members will conduct graveside rites. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by six siblings.  He is survived by his wife Tonya Copley; four sons Charles (Chip) Copley, Tadd Copley, Ryan Copley and Jacob Perdue; three daughters Renee Bartlett, Anna Marie Blevins and Rachel Copley; three brothers Ernie, Powell and Neil Copley; five sisters Ruth Dillon, Susie Brumfield, Wilkie Rutan, Dove White and Sylvia Ray; grandchildren Josh Blevins, Harlee Maggard and Cloie Copley; three special friends Tracy and Gary Ellis and Max Crow and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 P.M. on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova and one hour prior to the service on Monday at the church. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.  Continue reading “Copley, Charley”

Walker, Jeffrey S

Jeffrey Scott Walker, 53, of Huntington, WV. passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral service will be conducted 7:00 P.M. Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, with Pastor Patrick Elliott officiating. Private interment will take place in the Walker family cemetery. Jeff was born May 24, 1966 in Huntington, W.Va. son of Ken Walker and the late Freda Fuery Walker. He was a mill worker at Special Metals and a member of the Steel Workers Local 40. In addition to his mother he was preceded in death by a nephew John Kenneth (JK) Walker, II. In addition to his father he is survived by two brothers John Kenneth “Kenny” Walker (Kim) and Dwayne Walker (Kathy); niece Lacey Walker; nephew Stephen Walker and his beloved German Shepherds Mia and Mya. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made in memory of Jeff to the Huntington Cabell-Wayne Animal Shelter 1901 James River Road Huntington, W.Va. 25701. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 P.M. on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.

Stone-Wood, Lenore J

Lenore Joanne Stone Wood, 85, of Huntington, WV. passed away Sunday, September 8, 2019 at Heritage Center. Funeral service will be conducted 12:30 P.M. Friday, September 13, 2019 at the Spring Valley Freedom Baptist Church, of which she was a member, with Pastor Patrick Elliott officiating. Interment will take place in White Chapel Memorial Gardens. She was born January 12, 1934 in Cabell Co., daughter of the late Everett Lakin and Lilly Coon Stone. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her beloved husband Charles Wood; two daughters Toni Pollock and JeanAnne Wood; a grandson Andrew Wood and six siblings. Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law Charley (Chuck) Wood (Nikki); two daughters and a son-in-law Debra Wood and Charlie Keown (Ted); nine grandchildren Amanda, Dustin, Jessica, Chelsi (Nicholas), Kristen (Roger), Katie, Nicole, Jacob and Ryon; six great-grandchildren Brianna, Paige, Bailey, Kendall, Aubrey and Haydin and two great-great-grandchildren Bryson and Xander. Visitation will be from 10:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M. on Friday, September 13, 2019 at the Spring Valley Freedom Baptist Church 1600 Spring Valley Drive Huntington, W.Va. 25704. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.

 

Hurley-Adkins, Lona I

Lona Irene Hurley Adkins, 72, of Kenova, WV. passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at Cabell-Huntington Hospital. Funeral service will be conducted 2:00 P.M. Monday, September 9, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova with Pastor Keith Chadwick officiating. Interment will take place in Maple Hill Cemetery. She was born February 15, 1947 in Prichard, WV., daughter of the late Everett Hurley and the late Opal Bellomy Sprague. Lona was a homemaker that loved taking care of her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a member of the Community Chapel Church. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brother Joe Hurley; stepfather Gene Sprague; precious granddaughter Faith Ann Prince and sister-in-law Myra Hurley. Survivors include her beloved husband Henderson “Googie” Adkins; three cherished daughters Angela Hurley, LaDonna Dingess and Opal Workman; four brothers and three sisters-in-law Roy Webb, Oscar Hatten (Tessa), Kenneth Acord (Patty) and Keith Chadwick (Freda); seven grandchildren Kendra, Keith, Robert, Brad, Dakota, Christopher and Matthew; five great-grandchildren; four sissies Bonnie, Lotus, Judy and Diane and a host of other family and friends. Visitation will be from 12:00-2:00 P.M. on Monday, September 9, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.

Meadows, Dana N

Dana Nicole Meadows, 33, of Huntingon, WV. was called home Monday, September 2, 2019 at her residence. She was born May 9, 1986 in Columbus, OH., daughter of Clyde Muncy and the late Debbie Beckelheimer Smair. In addition to her mother she was preceded in death by brothers Clyde Fife and Troy Beckelheimer. In addition to her father she is survived by her husband Michael Meadows; her five children Jordan Lee Meadows, Michael Meadows (Mikey), Mitchell Meadows, Dustin Meadows Paiz and Micah Paiz; five siblings Brittany Beckelheimer, Jeff Muncy, Tasha Slone, Jennifer Beckelheimer and Ronnie Beckelheimer. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews and special nieces Pricila McCloud and Brenda Fife and a host of family and friends. She will be missed and loved by many and never forgotten. Visitation will be from 5:00-6:00 P.M. on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.

Brumfield-Starr, Laura “Weezie” L

LAURA LOUISE “WEEZIE” BRUMFIELD STARR, 96, of Kenova, W.Va., formerly of Delbarton, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at her residence. Funeral service will be conducted 7 p.m. Thursday, September 5, 2019, at the Maple Street Church of God in Kenova with Pastor Paul Cantrell and Pastor Greg Tomlinson officiating. Interment will take place noon Friday, September 6, 2019, at Mountain View Memory Gardens in Maher, W.Va. She was born January 14, 1923, in Gary, W.Va., a daughter of the late Wade H. and Frances Roberts Brumfield. She was a retired nurse’s aide from the Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was a member of the Delbarton Church of God and attended the Kenova Church of God. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband Claude Starr and eleven siblings. She is survived by one sister and brother-in-law, Janet Maynard (Dallas); one brother-in-law Don Bias; nephews Tim Bias (Georgeann) and Robert Bias (Julia); nine nieces; eight nephews and a host of family and friends, and her church family. Visitation will be Thursday, September 5, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Maple Street Church of God in Kenova. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Maple Street Church of God, 1601 Maple Street, Kenova, W.Va. 25530 or the Kenova Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 186, Kenova, W.Va. 25530. Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.

Christian, Henry R

Henry Rexford Christian, 91, of Huntington, WV, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House.  Funeral service will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Saturday, August 31, 2019 with Father Jon Jackson officiating at Dock’s Creek Cemetery. The American Legion Post 93 Honor Guard will conduct military graveside rites. He was born August 30, 1927 in Echo, WV. a son of the late Curtis and Stella Trodgen Christian. Rex was a retired cabinetmaker and a veteran having served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Ceredo Congregational Church. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by seven siblings. He is survived by his beloved wife Fern Workman Christian; one precious daughter and son-in-law Tess Van Dijk (Arjan); two grandchildren Christian White (Marian) and Natasja Van Dijk (Fiance’ Brandon Washington); one great-grandchild Ava Washington and one sister Marybelle Castle. Visitation will be from 12-1 P.M. at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. The funeral procession will leave the funeral home following the visitation. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.