Eddie McKinley Dean of Huntington
EDDIE McKINLEY DEAN, 54, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away on September 4, 2018, at his residence. Funeral services were conducted 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, W.Va. He was born on February 3, 1964, in Columbus, Ohio, a son of the late Ruben Basil Dean and Nellie Jane Craft Dean. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by the mother of his daughter, Kimberly Dean. Survivors include one daughter, Jessica Lee Smithson (Michael Eure) of Huntington, W.Va.; two very special grandchildren whom he loved dearly, Gavin and McKinzie; one sister, Sue Browning of Wayne, W.Va.; and six brothers, David Dean (Wanda) of Fort Gay, W.Va., Paul Dean of Huntington, W.Va., Ruben Dean Jr. of Parkersburg, W.Va., Lawson Willis (Janet) of Florida, Robert Willis (Limousine) of Prestonburg, Ky., and Reed Willis of Warsaw, Indiana; nieces and nephews, Belinda Rowe, Matthew Dean, Christopher Smith, Alicia Hammond, Brittany Chaney, Jonathan Chaney and Joshua Chaney.