Delylia Gail Maynard, 70, of Huntington, W.Va. passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. She is now in the loving arms of her Lord. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on March 23, 1948, a daughter of the late Talmedge and Laura Isaacs Ramey. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Edens and Frieda Bowers. Gail was a 1967 graduate of Cered-Kenova High School. She earned bachelor and master degrees from Marshall University College of Education. She began her teaching career at Buffalo Elementary School and taught for thirty years. After retiring from teaching she became a student teacher supervisor at Marshall University. Continue reading “Maynard, Delylia G”
On December 7, 2018, the faith of EDWARD LEE FARLEY became sight as he gracefully closed his eyes while being surrounded by his loving wife, children and grandchildren who rejoiced in the good that the LORD their God had given them through his daily examples of love and integrity (Deuteronomy 26:11). Edward was born at home in Kenova, W. Va. on September 15, 1933 and was the only child of the late Dr. Samuel A. & Nina Pack-Farley. He was also preceded in death by two special uncles, Mr. Thomas H. Farley, of Chattaroy, W. Va. and Mr. Edward B. Farley of Parker’s Lake, KY. Continue reading “Farley, Edward L”
Phyllis Ann Burris, 76, of Prichard, WV. passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral service will be conducted 2:00 P.M., Tuesday December 11, 2018, at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova with Pastor Joe Adkins officiating. Interment will be in the Henry Hatten Cemetery, Prichard. Phyllis was born November 25, 1942, in Wayne County, WV. a daughter of the late Edgar Lee and Opal A. O’Dell Blake. She was a retired custodian from the Huntington Tri-State Airport. Besides her parents she was also preceded in death by her beloved husband Earnest B. Burris. Survivors include her children Anna Ferguson, Jarrett Burris and Mark Burris; one sister Lois Meadows; one Brother Edgar Blake, Jr.; 6 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a special friend and helper George Osborne and a host of other family and friends. Friends may call one hour prior to the service, Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at: www.rollinsfh.com.
Jonathan Wayne Stambaugh, 52, of Ashland, Ky. was called to his Heavenly Home Thursday, December 6, 2018 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral service will be conducted 1:00 P.M., Sunday December 9, 2018, at The New Testament Freewill Baptist Church with Pastor Eddie Hay officiating. Interment will be in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland, Ky. Jonathan was a School Bus Driver and Assistant Mechanic with the Ashland Independent Schools and a member of the New Testament Freewill First Baptist Church. He was also active with the KHSAA Continue reading “Stambaugh, Jonathan W”
BETTY LEE DISHMAN AMIS, 90, of Ceredo, W.Va., was called to her Heavenly Home, Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at her residence. Funeral service will be conducted at noon, Saturday, December 8, 2018, at Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova,with Pastor Rodney Dishman officiating. Interment will be in Ceredo Crescent Hill Cemetery. She was a glass inspector with the former Pilgrim Glass Company and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Ceredo. Continue reading “Amis, Betty L”
Lloyd Lee Kirk, 76, of Prichard, W.Va. passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at Three Rivers Medical Center, Louisa, Ky. Funeral service will be conducted 1:00 P.M., Thursday December 6, 2018, at Hillcrest Cemetery in Kenova with Pastor Scott Byard officiating. Lloyd was born September 27, 1942, in Fort Gay, WV. a son of the late Alfred and Pearl Crank Kirk. Lloyd was a custodial maintenance worker with the Whitfield County School System. Besides his parents he was also preceded in death by his beloved wife Ada Mae Webb Kirk. Survivors include one son David Lee Kirk; one daughter Deborah Lynn Kirk and several nieces, nephews and a host of family. There will be no visitation or procession to the cemetery. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.
Donald Eugene Cremeans, Jr.,55, of Huntington, WV. passed into the arms of the Lord at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House Tuesday, November 27, 2018. Funeral service will be conducted 7:00 P.M. Friday, November 30, 2018 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova with Rev. Mike Lucas officiating. Private interment will be in Dock’s Creek Cemetery. Don was born May 30, 1963 in Huntington WV. a son of Delores Ann Rood Cremeans and the late Donald Eugene Cremeans. In addition to his mother he is also survived by his brother and sister-in-law Tim Cremeans (Tammi); sister Loretta Halterman and brother Paul Pruitt. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service Friday, November 30, 2018 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.
BETTY RUTH SMITH WILLIAMSON, 86, of Kenova, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018, in the Cabell Health Care Center. Funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Saturday, November 24, 2018, at Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova, with Pastor Scott Byard officiating. Interment will follow in Crescent Hill Cemetery, Ceredo, W.Va. Betty was born February 24, 1932 in Wayne County W.Va., a daughter of the late Charlie and Leta Wood Smith. She attended the First Independent Missionary Baptist Church in Kenova. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Carl Williamson, four sisters and one brother. She is survived by one daughter and son-in- law, Rebecca Carver (Bobby); two grandchildren, Eric Carver and Spencer Carver; one sister, Jo Ann Langdon; one niece and one nephew. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Saturday, November 24, 2018, at Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.
SHARON ANN BURD ADKINS, 67, of Apple Grove, W.Va., passed away Monday, November 19, 2018, in Pleasant Valley Hospital. Funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Friday, November 23, 2018, at Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova, with Pastor Ray Vance officiating. Interment will follow in Ridgelawn Memorial Park, Huntington. Sharon was born July 21, 1951, in Cabell County W.Va., a daughter of the late Herman and Olive Christian Burd. She was a sorter with the former Owens-Illinois Glass Company. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 18 brothers and sisters. She is survived by her beloved husband Jerry L. Adkins; one son and daughter-in-law, Jerry L. Adkins (Sarah); five grandchildren, Melissa Gibson, Tiffany Adkins “Tyler”, Dylan Kitchen and Brandon and Wyatt Adkins; one great-grandchild, Easton Jenkins; three sisters, Tina, Brenda and Sonja; four brothers, Ronald, Jason, Homer and Arthur Burd, and several nieces and nephews and a host of other family and friends. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, November 23, 2018, at Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.
Carolyn Jean Starkey Nicholson 74, of Ceredo, WV, went home to be with her Savior on Saturday November 17, 2018. Visitation will be conducted Tuesday evening November 20, 2018 from 6pm – 8pm at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, WV. Funeral services will also be held at Rollins Funeral Home on Wednesday November 21, 2018 at 11am by Pastor Paul Cantrell, with burial to follow at Union Cemetery in Lesage, WV. Carolyn was born on November 6, 1944, to the late Harry and Pauline Starkey. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, and for many years, had a servant’s heart. Carolyn is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Ronald G. Nicholson, her children Daniel K. Nicholson (Jamie) and Pamela S. Nicholson, eight grandchildren: Kristy J. DeLong (Jimmy), Sean Gue (Kelli), Jessica Nicholson, Jonathan Nicholson (Lacey), Alyson Gue, Miranda Gue, a very special Sarah Gue, and Maddie Nicholson, three great-grandchildren Brenna, Mason, and Logan Gue, her sisters Phyllis Spurlock and Mary Clagg, and three sisters-in-law Doris Rider, Bonnie Wallace (Windell), and Pat Stutler (Larry). Carolyn was loved by numerous family members and friends, including a very special family friend Trisha Knopp Scott (Andy). Carolyn was a devoted Christian, a member of Kenova Church of God, dearly devoted to the Good Samaritan Center in Kenova, WV, and had a passion for the back pack ministry. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to the Good Samaritan Center in Kenova (1523 Chestnut Street Kenova, WV 25530).