Cox, Alex A

Alex CoxAlex Andre Cox, 27, of Huntington, WV passed away Friday, November 15, 2019. He was born June 25, 1992 in Huntington, W.Va. son of Sandra Cox and Nathan Staley and the late Brent Andre Cox. Alex was loved by numerous people. He was a great dad, hard and dedicated worker. He loved his brothers and his little boy was his world. Alex’s greatest trait was his super sense of humor. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him. In addition to his father he was preceded in death by a son Mason Cox; granddad Gary Smith and granny Murphy. In addition to his parents he is survived by his beloved wife Christina M. Cox; precious son, Carter Cox; brothers Brandon Fraley and Blake Staley; Nanny Pat Smith and many aunts, cousins, nieces and a nephew. A gathering of friends and family will be from 6-8 P.M. Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova.. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com. Continue reading “Cox, Alex A”

Bryant, Connie G

Connie Gail Bryant, 75, of Kenova, WV. passed away Friday, November 8, 2019 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral service will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, with Pastor Willie May and Pastor Timothy Crabtree officiating. She was born September 16, 1944 to the late Bennie and Gladys Hellmendollar Meadows. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband James Bryant; daughter Wendy Michelle Willis: son James Bryant, Jr. and two grandsons Jeffrey Sexton and Thomas Ekers. Survivors include her three children Sharon Gilkerson, Dianna Clay and Angelia Williamson; son-in-law Tracy Gilkerson; 18 grandchildren; 3 step-grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and numerous niece and nephews. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com. Continue reading “Bryant, Connie G”

Damron, Gaila D

Gaila Deanna Damron, 58, of Huntington, WV. went home to be with the Lord on October 19, 2019. Memorial service will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Saturday, November 2, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, with Pastor Glen Kiah Williamson officiating. She was born April 20, 1961 to the late William Chester and Doris Ward Ekers. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother Ward Jeffrey and a nephew Thomas Vinson Ekers. She left behind to cherish her memories two daughters Amanda Robertson (Matt) and Heather Adkins; two grandchildren Cazzie and Faith Robertson; ex-husband and life long friend Willis Ray Damron; brothers Bill Ekers (Donna) and Keith Ekers and a host of nieces and nephews Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com. 

Adkins, Jewell “Darlene” M

Jewell “Darlene” Michels Adkins, 63, of Barboursville, WV. passed away Thursday, October 24, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service will be conducted 11:00 A.M. Monday, October 28, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, with Pastor Greg Tomlinson officiating. Interment will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Darlene was born February 1, 1956 in Huntington, W.Va. daughter of the late Robert Fielder, Maxine Michels and the late Della Jewell Brumfield Burton. Darlene was retired from the Cabell County Courthouse and enjoyed making blankets and pillows for out patients at the children’s hospital and the V.A. Medical Center. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother Ronald Fielder and a sister Diane Treziel. Survivors include her children Larry Dalrymple (April), Carman Elmore, Aaron Dalrymple (Megan) and Addison Michels; grandchildren Cheyenne, Gage, Michaila (Zach), Austyn (Tianna), Tylor (Alex), Emily and Cameron; great-grandchildren Jaxon and siblings Earl Michels, Regina Hudson, Donald Fielder, Bobby Fielder (Tammy) Clarissa Michels (Greg) and Kellie Fischer. Visitation will be from 4:00-6:00 P.M. on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.

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.