Obituaries

DAVID CHARLES ADKINS, 56, died Sat., Dec. 28, 2019; born June 27, 1963, son of late Bobby Donald Adkins and Eva Faye (Godfrey) Adkins. Husband of Mary Jane Adkins of Branchland. 

There were no services per his request. Koontz Funeral Home of Hamlin, WV handled arrangments. 

MARY JANE ADKINS, 85, Alkol, WV, died Jan. 1, 2020, in Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston; born Feb. 27, 1934. 

Memorial service 1pm Tue., Jan. 7, Bulger Comm. Ch., with Handley Funeral Home, Danville assisting. 

SARAH LEA COOPER, 79, Griffithsville, WV, died Sun., Dec. 29, 2019; widow of Paris Gene Cooper. 

Viewing 6-8pm Thur., 1pm service Fri., Jan. 3, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, WV by Rexal “Rick” Cooper; burial in Walker Adkins Cem., Branchland, WV. 

MARY ANN PROPPS DeWEESE, 87, Culloden, WV, formerly of Hometown, died peacefully with family Sat., Jan. 4, 2020, in Cabell Healthcare Center; born Mar. 5, 1932, dau. of late Arthur Felix & Arminta Ellen Smith Propps of Kathryn, WV; widow of Bertie DeWeese. 

A homemaker; worked with Heck's Warehouse, Nitro & retiree of Hardee's, Rock Branch; member of Hometown Ch. of God Mission (later Hometown Indep. Ch.). 

Viewing 11am 'til noon service Mon. Jan. 6, Gatens-Harding Funeral Home, by Craig Gillenwater; burial in Center Point Cem. 

MARIANNE B. HAROLD, 65, Sumerco, died Thur., Jan. 2, 2020, in Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston. 

Per her request, she was cremated; Cooke Funeral Home, Nitro assisted the family. 

LLOYD HAMILTON KINCAID, 96, Salt Rock, WV, died Tue., Dec. 31, 2019; born Mar. 31, 1923, in Greenbrier Co., WV, son of late George William & Ida Agnes Wade Kincaid; widower of Lillian Kincaid. 

Viewing 6-8pm Fri., & 2pm service Sat., Jan. 4 , Valley of Decision Bapt. Ch., Salt Rock, by Lonnie Scragg and Rick Nida; burial in Enon Cem., Salt Rock. Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, assisted. 

JUDITH KAY RAMEY, 84, Harts, WV, died Fri., Jan. 3, 2010; born Aug. 13, 1935. 

ROE ELLIS SMITH, 86, Sod, WV, died Tue., Dec. 31, 2019, at home, with family; born Aug. 26, 1933, son of late Dolly and Charles. Husband of 61 years to Grace. 

US Army vet.; retired Volkswagen of America journeyman electrician; served God faithfully for 58 years as pastor of Old Glory FWBC, Emmons FWB, and McCorkle FWB. 

Viewing 11am 'til 1pm service Sat., Jan. 4, McCorkle FWBC, by grandson, Brandon McClure & Pastor Robert McCallister; burial in Lively Cem., Sod; military graveside rites by Alum Creek VFW Post 4768. Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek assisted. 

RAY OWEN WHITE, 90, died Thur., Jan. 2, 2020; born Aug. 4, 1929, son of Donald & Elma Edwards White. Husband of Pauline Gibson White. 

Attended Union Bapt. Ch; Mason, member of Putnam Lodge #139. 

Viewing noon 'til 2pm Sun., Jan. 5, Allen Funeral Home, Hurricane, by Brent Beckett; burial in Valley View Mem. Pk.