CAROL JEAN SPENCER, 80, of Louisa, Ky., widow of Kenneth Ray Spencer, died April 8. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 11 at Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa; burial in Fraley Cemetery, Hickory Hill. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. April 10 at the funeral home. 

MARGARET ANN ROSEBERRY KINSER, 63, of Dunlow, wife of Larry Jay Kinser, died April 7 in Three Rivers Medical Center, Louisa, Ky. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 10 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne; burial in Kinser Family Cemetery, Dunlow. Visitation will be one hour before service …

CARROLL ADKINS, 78, of Genoa, husband of Connie L. Porter Adkins, died April 6 at home. He was a retired Wayne County Schools bus driver. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. April 9 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne; burial in Elmwood Cemetery Annex, Wayne. Visitation will be one hour before …

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KAREN SUE RAMEY, 52, of Wayne, daughter of Perry Jr. and Carol Sue Aldridge Ramey of Wayne, died April 1 in Cornerstone Hospital, Huntington. She had been a department clerk at Hill’s Department Store. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. April 5 at Morris Funeral Home, Wayne; burial in Community …

MARY VIRGINIA JOHNSON, 89, of Lavalette, widow of Byron Keith Johnson, died March 31. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. April 5 at Johnson Tiller Funeral Home, Wayne. Burial in Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon on Monday at the funeral home. 

EDDIE JOE PERRY, 76, of Wayne County, W.Va., husband of Charlene Perry, died April 1 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. Funeral service will be at noon April 6 at Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa, Ky.; burial in Bean Cemetery, Prichard. Visitation will be one hour before service. 

JAMES SHERMAN GRIFFITH, 55, of Columbus, Ohio, husband of Tina Fraley Griffith, died March 31. Funeral service will take place 11 a.m. April 5 at Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky.; burial following in McGinnis Family Cemetery, Louisa. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. April 4 at the funeral home. 

FRED C. DEAN, 43, of Fort Gay, son of Judy A. Workman Dean, died March 31 at home. He was a union bridge builder and played semi-pro football with the Huntington Hawks. Funeral services will be private. Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky., is in charge of arrangements. 

LAURIE ANN HALL, 54 of Hurricane, W.Va., passed away along with her life partner Sondra Lee Rice on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. 

SONDRA “LEE” RICE, 59, of Hurricane, W.Va., passed away along with her life partner, Laurie Ann Hall, on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, March 7, 2021, at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, W.Va., …

AMY LYNN CORNELL TALBERT, 53, of Huntington, wife of Rennie Talbert, died March 4 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. She was a receptionist with Hospice of Huntington. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. March 6 at Mount Vernon Cemetery, Wayne. Henson and Kitchen Mortuary, Huntington, is…

AMOS KELLEY MAYNARD, 89, of Ceredo, W.Va., peacefully passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2021. Funeral services will be at Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, W.Va., on Sunday, February 28, at 2 p.m. with Roger Maynard and Tommy Damron officiating. Burial in Maple Hill Cemetery, Kenova. Dad was bor…

CAROLYN McGRANAHAN, 56, of Urbana, Ohio, wife of Eddie McGranahan, died Feb. 21 in Springfield Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Feb.  27 at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. Johnson Tiller Funeral Home, Wayne, is assisting with local arrangements.

ROGER HUGH CHRISTIAN, 66, of Wayne, W.Va., passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021, at his residence. Funeral services at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 27, 2021, at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, by Pastor Steve Sullivan. Burial following in Elmwood Cemetery, Wayne. He was born May 5, 1954, …