Estil Adkins Estil "Hooch" Adkins, 60, of Dan's Branch, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 11, 2009, at the Appalachian Regional Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility, South Williamson, Ky. He was born Jan. 4, 1949, in Lenore the son of the late Ersel and Elizabeth Adkins. He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Connie Blevins and Alice Wolfe; and a brother, Homer Adkins. He was a retired employee of the Appalachian Regional Hospital and a member of the Church of God Acts: 20:28 of Nolan. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Geneva Adkins; daughter, Tammy (Chris) Dotson of Freeburn, Ky.; sons, Chris (Brittany) Adkins of Huddy, Ky., and Jonathan Adkins of Greenville, S.C.; grandchildren, Camber Reese Adkins and Daxon Quade Adkins of Huddy; three brothers, Walter (Sue) Finley of Huntington, Elijah (Linda) Adkins of Chattaroy and Everett (Linda) Adkins of Williamson; six sisters, Delores Stuart of Columbus, Ohio, Violet (Alex) Evans of Huntington, Thelma Watts of Holden, Elizabeth (Marvin) VanGundy of Columbus, Ohio, Leburna (Robin) Harrison of Columbus, Ohio, and Virginia (Kennis) Stacy of Chattaroy; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends. Funeral services will be conducted at noon, Tuesday, Sept 15, 2009, at the Church of God Acts: 20:28 of Nolan with Paul Ray Davis and Freddie Runyon officiating. Burial will follow in the Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher. Family and Friends will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be held after 6 p.m. Sunday at the R. E. Rogers Funeral Home Chapel in the Appalachian Plaza, South Williamson and then after 5 p.m. Monday at the church. There will be special services both nights at 7 p.m. R. E. Rogers Funeral Home of Belfry is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at www. rerogersfuneralhome.com.
Roy Anderson Roy Anderson of West Williamson, died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009. Visitationwill be heldfrom 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday evening, Sept. 14, 2009, at Weaver Mortuary in West Williamson. Weaver Mortuary of West Williamson is serving the Anderson family.
Robert Bevins Robert A. Bevins, 84, of Williamson, died Sept. 3, 2009, in Pawleys Island, S.C. He was born in Dunleary, Ky., on Dec. 28, 1924, to Stella Damron Bevins and Thomas J. Bevins. He was a retired sales representative of the Nabisco Corporation, a member of the Masonic Lodge in Stone, Ky., and served in the Marine Corps from 1942 to 1945. Surviving are his wife, Gloria Mickel Bevins of Williamson,; two sons, Kevin M. Bevins of Summerville, S.C., and Thomas P. Bevins of Pawleys Island; a sister, Mary Lou Bevins of Louisville, Kentucky; and nine grandchildren, Rachel Bevins Linczak of Cleveland, Ohio, and Lauren Bevins, Brooks Bevins, Austin Bevins, Emma Bevins, Carly Bevins, Allison Bevins, Connor Bevins, and Faith Bevins all of Summerville, SC. Weaver Mortuary in Williamson, will be handling the arrangements memorial services which are yet to be announced. Jamie Simpkins Jamie L. Simpking, 44, Taylorville, formerly of Beech Creek died Friday, Sept. 11, 2009, at the Cabell-Huntington Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born in Williamson to Patsy Hatfield Bragg and the late James Everett Simpkins She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Chuck and Roxie Hatfield and Ermal Kennedy; and son-in-saw, Chris Daniels. She is survived by her mother and stepfather, Patsy and Jesse N. Bragg Jr. of Rawl; daughters, Cassie Goad Brandi Goad, both of Beech Creek; her companion, Doug Meade of Taylorville; and former husmand and father of her children, David Goad of Beech Creek; brother, Chuckie (Amanda) Bragg of Williamson; sister, Sherrie Simpkins (Richard) Gregg of Newport, Tenn.; grandchildren, Jesse James Daniels, David Earl "Da-Bo" Hatfield, and Gabrielle "Gabby" Hatfield; nieces and nephews, Kenneth and Sheena Slone and Zachary and Dylan Bragg; and a host of other family and friends. Funeral services will be conducted at noon, Tuesday, Sept. 15, at the Hatfield Funeral Chapel with Bro. Daniel Scott officiating. Burial will be in the Elias Simpkins Cemetery on Right Hand Fork, Beech Creek. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Monday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made by going to www.hatfieldfc.com Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hatfield Funeral Chapel of Toler.