Wednesday morning obituary udpate
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our daily updates at 12:30, 2:30 and 4:30 p.m., and our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch on Thursday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
MINERVA BREWER, 92, of Dingess, W.Va., widow of Clarence Brewer, died April 2. Funeral services will 1 p.m., Thursday, Cornerstone Christian Center, Dingess, W.Va.; burial will follow at the Marcum Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of the Callaham Funeral Home, Inez, Ky.
MAUD LYNN GILL CONNOLLY of Leon, W.Va., died April 2. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, Deal Funeral Home, Point Pleasant, W.Va.; burial will follow in Eddy Chapel Cemetery, Leon, W.Va. Visitation will be two hours before service at the funeral home.
JENNIFER LYNN COOK of Huntington, died April 2 at home. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday at the Chapman’s Mortuary. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Chapman’s Mortuary to assist with expenses. www.chapmans-mortuary.com
KIMBERLY SUE HILL, 58, of Ironton, wife of Robert F. Hill, died April 2 at home. There will be a memorial service at a later date. Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point, Ohio, is assisting the family with arrangements. www.slackandwallace.com.
KENNETH EDWARD MAYNARD SR., 76 of West Logan, W.Va., fiancé of Cindy Toler, died April 1 at home. He was a coal miner. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Akers-James Funeral Home, Logan, W.Va.; burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Visitation is from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
WILLIS G. KELLEY, 75, of Huntington, widower of Sharon Sowards Kelley, died April 1 at home. He was a retired truck driver with Enterprise Transportation. There will be a graveside service 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington. There is no visitation. Reger Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.regerfh.com.
MILDRED JAKUBKA KUBILIS, 98, of Barboursville, widow of John Kubilis, died April 2, in Huntington Health and Rehabilitation. She was a retired Office Efficiency Manager with the U.S. Government, having last worked at Red Stone Arsenal in Huntsville, Ala., as a civilian employee of the U.S. Army. Inurnment of her ashes will be in Church of the Mediator Memorial Gardens Columbarium, Meridian, Missisippi. Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.chapmans-mortuary.com
MYRTLE LOUISE McCLOUD, 79, of Huntington, widow of Robert McCloud Sr., died April 2, at home. She worked for Owens-Illinois for 25 years. Funeral services will be at noon on Friday, Reger Funeral Chapel; burial will follow at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. www.regerfh.com.
RITA SUE MORRISON, 79, of South Point, Ohio, widow of John Tyler Morrison, died March 30 at home. There will be a memorial service at a later date. Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point, Ohio, is assisting the family with arrangements. www.slackandwallace.com.
JOAN JORDAN MURREY, 83, of Green, Ohio, formerly of Huntington, widow of Dr. Charles Murrey, died Feb. 20, 2018. She worked as a nurse at the Woodlands Retirement Community. There will be a Celebration of Life gathering from noon to 1:30 pm Saturday, April 7, at Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington, followed by a memorial service at 1:30 p.m. www.chapmans-mortuary.com
CRAIG JEROME PARSONS, 59, of Huntington died March 30 in St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral service will be at noon, Saturday, Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.
JOHN SPERRY, 75, of Huntington, widower of Catherine Pinson Sperry, died April 3 in St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was a retired maintenance worker with the Cabell County School Board. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Friday at Reger Funeral Chapel; burial will follow at Woodmere Memorial Park. Visitation will be one hour before service at the funeral home. www.regerfh.com
CHARLOTTE ANN WEANT, 87, of Huntington, widow of Charles Douglas Weant, died March 29 at home. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, Beard Mortuary, Huntington; burial will follow at White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. www.beardmortuary.com
WILLIAM RAY WILCOX, 67, of Huntington, husband of Betty Wolfe Wilcox, died Feb. 8, 2018, at home. He retired from INCO. There will be a memorial service, 2 p.m., Saturday, April 7, at Prince of Peace Freewill Baptist Church. Visitation will be two hours before service at the church. Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington, is assisting the family. www.chapmans-mortuary.com.