Lois Kidd Adkins
MATHENY — Lois Kidd Adkins, 65, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2012. Born April 24, 1947, in Stanville, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Jet and Reba Stratton Kidd. A celebration of Mrs. Adkins life was held 11 a.m. Friday, September 28, 2012, at Clear Fork Valley Baptist Church with Erwin Gregory officiating. Services entrusted to Adam Toler Memorial Funeral Home, Oceana.
Riley Ernest ‘Rat’ Bryant Riley
Ernest “Rat” Bryant, 68, of Iaeger-Panther Road passed away on Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at the home of Eugene Reed in Hanover, where he resided. Services was held noon on Saturday, September 29, 2012, in the Jeremiah House of Faith, Hanover, with Bro. Steve May officiating. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Oceana.
Paul Ivan Phillips
CORINNE — Paul Ivan Phillips of Corinne, went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 24, 2012. His quiet and gentle nature will always be remembered by those who were blessed to know him. One of eight children, Ivan was born July 17, 1928, at Saulsville, W.Va. He was the son of the late Lacy and Susie Tolliver Phillips. Services were held 11 a.m. Thursday, September 27, 2012, at Sand Gap Old Regular Baptist Church, with Elder Verne Blankenship, Elder Russell McCoy, and Elder Lonnie Mullins officiating. The family of Paul Phillips is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.
Irene G. Stewart
MATHENY — Irene G. Stewart, 96, of Matheny and the Wyoming Continuous Care Center, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Sunday, September 23, 2012. Born June 9, 1916, at Coon Fork, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Jesse and Dana Halsey. Funeral service were held 2 p.m., Thursday, September 27, 2012, at Evans Funeral Home Memorial Chapel with the Rev. David White officiating. An online guestbook and other information can be found at www.evans-funeralhome.com