|Huntington Herald Dispatch - Feb.3, 1977
Huntington- Mrs. Dorothy Corns, 73, of Huntington, died Tuesday
Huntington Hospital after a short illness. Surviving: sons, William
of Charleston, Kenneth and David, of Huntington; daughters, Mrs. Betty
Mowdy and Mrs. Janice Bias, of Huntington, Mrs. Helen Ross of
Chesapeake, Ohio, Mrs. Wilma Berry and Mrs. Pauline Goff, of
Philadelphia; one brother and one sister.
Service will be held Friday at 1 p.m. in Reger Funeral Home, Huntington.
Burial will be in Woodmere Memorial Park. Friends may call today anytime
at the funeral home.
CARL J ADKINS, 90, of South Point, Ohio, formerly of Huntington,
Mary Myrtle Adkins, died Sunday, July 9, 1995 in Heartland of Riverview,
South Point. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday,
12, at Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington, by the Rev. Ron George.
be in Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington. He was born Oct. 27,
Lincoln County, W. Va., a son of the late Ira M. and Vina Morrison
He was a retired foreman from ACF Industries. H was a member
Twenty-sixth Street Baptist Church, where he was an usher and a member
the Men's Bible Class, who members will serve as pallbearers.
He also was a
member of the Foreman-Managers Club of Huntington. He also was
death by one sister, Eloise Wilcox. Survivors include one daughter
son-in-law, Lois Joann and Grover Eugene Bowen of Waverly, Ohio; one
daughter-in-law, Earl R. and Doris Louise Adkins of South Point, four
grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Friends may call from
6 to 8 p.m.
Tuesday at Chapman's Mortuary.
MR. GARY LEE ADKINS, 40, of Ranger, W.Va. died Tuesday, April
28, 1992, in
St. Mary's Hospital, Huntington. Funeral services will be conducted
p.m. Friday at Ranger United Baptist Church by the Rev. Terry Cyfers
Rev. Archie Frazier. Burial will be in Fairview Memory Gardens.
He was a
carpenter for Orders Construction Co., St. Albans, and was a member
trustee of Ranger United Baptist Church. Surviving are his wife,
Adkins; his parents, Bruce and Elizabeth Adkins of Hamlin; one son,
Adkins, and one daughter, Kari Adkins, both at home; one brother and
sister-in-law, Bruce Adkins Jr. and Paula Adkins of Hamlin; father-in-law
and mother-in-law, Orville W. and Dorothy Adkins of Ranger; two
sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Reda and R. J. McComas of Ranger,
Sandra and Farris Burton Jr. of West Hamlin; four nieces; and four
Friends may call after 1 p.m. Friday at the church. McGhee-Handley
Home, West Hamlin, is in charge of arrangements.
GENE A. BESS, 62, of Longwood, Fla., formerly of Branchlad, W.Va.
Friday, Jan 1, 1993, in St. Mary¹s Hosppital, Huntington.
He was born Aug.
31, 1930, in Branchland, W.Va., son of Mildred V Lusher of Barboursville,
Va., and the late Clyde L. Bess. He was a member of the Protestant
and a member of the Disabled American Veterans of Sanford, Fla.
He was a
retired postal worker. He also is survived by his wife, Juanieta
Bess; two daughters, Andrea V. Bess of Florida and Martina L. Baca
California; one son, Thomas G. Bess of Florida; two sisters and a
brother-in-law, Marie McComas of Salt Rock, W. Va., and Donna and Tom
of Newark, Ohio; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Clyde L. Bess
Barboursville, Callie Bess of Salt Rock, George E. and Patty Lusher
I. And Stephanie Lusher, all of Barboursville; and three granchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at McGhee-Handley
Funeral home by the Rev. Carl Merritt. Burial will be in
Cemetery, Lake Mary, Fla. Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday
CLYDE W. BECKETT, 70 years, 11 months and 7 days, of Milton,
went home to be
with the Lord Tuesday, March 7, 1995, in St. Mary's Hospital.
services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, march 10, 1995, at Milton
Funeral Home by the Rev. Bob Mayes and the Rev. David Adkins.
be in Portersville Cemetery, West Hamlin, W. Va. He was born
March 8, 1924,
in Milton, a son of the late Ernest Beckett and Ella Venoy Beckett.
retired from Connors Steel and was a member of the Portersville Baptist
Church. Survivors include his wife, Amy Stratton Beckett; four
three daughters-in-law, Michael of Milton, Gerald and Janice of West
Faron and lisa of Hamlin, W. Va., and Tracey and Stacie of Milton;
daughter and son-in-law, Charlotte and Roger Adkins of Hamlin; 11
grandchildren; 2 sisters, Leslie Heath of Lorain, Ohio, and Violet
of Culloden, W. Va., two brothers, Garland Beckett of Milton and Raymond
Beckett of Huntington, and two special friends, Mr. and Mrs. Leroy
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Milton Funeral Home.
Mr. Jay A. Adkins, 64, of Huntington, WV, formerly of Ranger,
Thursday, September 8, 1994 at his home. Funeral services were
September 11, 1994 at Guyan Freewill Baptist Church, Little Harts Creek,
Lincoln Couney with the Rev. Frankie Fry officiating. Burial
was in Adkins
and Fry Cemetery, where military graveside rites were conducted by
Hall. VFW Post 1064, Huntington. He was born March 11, 1930,
County, a son of the late Kay and Flora Webb Adkins. He was a
veteran, having served during the Korean conflict. He was a member
Veterans of Foreign Wars. He also was preceded in death by two
Jinks Adkins, and Ira Adkins; and one sister, Florence Martin.
include one sister, Willa Sias of South Point, Ohio; several nieces
nephews, including three special nieces and a special nephew, Nikki
and Larry Sias, both of Huntington, and Carol Sias and Mary Polichena,
of Ravenna, Ohio, and a host of relatives and friends. Reger
Huntington, was in charge of arrangements.
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