We accept obituaries only from the funeral home in charge. For information on submitting an obituary, please contact HD Media by phone at 304-526-2793 or email at southernwvobits@HDMediaLLC.com. Obituaries for the Williamson Daily News, which publishes on Wednesdays, must be submitted by noon Monday, two days before publication.

JOHN PATRICK MILLER JR., 74, of Williamson, W.Va., husband of Rita Miller, died July 24 at Tug Valley ARH Regional Medical Center. He was retired from Appalachian Regional Hospital. Funeral service 1 p.m., July 28, at Hatfield Funeral Chapel; burial at Mt. View Memory Gardens. Visitation 6-9…

CHARLENE FAYE BAILEY, 73, of Delbarton, W.Va., widow of Billy Joe Bailey, died July 21 at home. She was a homemaker. Graveside service took place noon July 24, Ooten Cemetery, Trace Creek, W.Va. Chafin Funeral Home, Delbarton, W.Va., is in charge of arrangements. www.chafinfuneralhome.com. 

RANDY LEE HUNT, 52, of Delbarton, W.Va., father of Sidney Hunt of Stone, Ky., died July 16 in Appalachian Regional Hospital, South Williamson, Ky. He was a disabled coal miner. Funeral service will be noon July 20, Chafin Funeral Home, Delbarton, W.Va.; burial in Lenore (W.Va.) Memory Garden…

GRAYSON WYATT LEE DOTSON, infant son of Adam and Noelle Fields Dotson of Matewan, W.Va., died July 16 in Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio. Family graveside service took place 11 a.m. July 18, Dotson Family Cemetery, Blackberry City, W.Va. www.chafinfuneralhome.com.

ROCKNE EDWARD ISAAC, born 11/19/1946 in Newtown, West Virginia, passed 6/15/2020 at 2:48 p.m. in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., of COVID-19-related complications. Preceded in death by his father, Raymond Alfred Isaac, and mother, Leatrice Jean Smith, from Mingo County, brother, Phillip Gregory Isaac…

VIRGINIA T. HUNT, age 94, of London, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at Laurel Heights Home for the Elderly in London, Kentucky. She leaves behind her son, Walter Eugene Hunt and wife Rose Sharon of London; her granddaughter, Angela Hunt Bradley and husband Chuck of Lexington…

IVA MARIE DAVIS, 67, of Chattaroy, W.Va., wife of Gary Wade Davis Sr., died July 9 in Pikeville (Ky.) Medical Center. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. July 11, Chafin Funeral Home, Delbarton, W.Va.; burial in Davis Family Cemetery, Delbarton, W.Va. Visitation will be one hour before service at…

JAMES ALLEN PARSLEY, 73, of Williamson, W.Va., brother of David M. Parsley of Pinsonfork, Ky., died July 9 in Tug Valley Regional Medical Center. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. July 11, R.E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in Chafin Cemetery, Lenore, W.Va. Visitation will be one ho…

DONNA DILLON, of Gilbert, W.Va., died July 5 at home. Funeral service was 8 p.m. July 9, Larry Joe Harless Community Center; gathering of friends and family took place two hours before service at the community center. Mounts Funeral Home, Gilbert, W.Va., is in charge of arrangements. 

DIANA LYNN McINTOSH, 67, of Sacramento, Ky., wife of James Larry McIntosh, died July 5 at home. Funeral service was noon July 9, R.E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in McIntosh-Coleman Cemetery, Sidney, Ky. Visitation was 6 to 9 p.m. July 8 at the funeral home. www.rerogersfh.com. 

DON E. WARD, 62, of Wharncliffe, W.Va., died July 7 in CAMC Memorial Hospital. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. July 11, Mounts Funeral Home Chapel, Gilbert, W.Va.; burial in Cisco Cemetery, Wharncliffe. Visitation will be two hours before service at the funeral home.

GLENN MCCOY, 83, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at Camden Clark Hospital on July 3, 2020. He was born in Toler, Ky., on May 10, 1937, a son of the late Clifford J. McCoy and Gladys Owens. He grew up in Williamson, W.Va., and moved his family to Vienna, W.Va., in 1961. He rem…

ELEANOR GAIL VARNEY, 68, of Hardy, Ky., wife of Jack Varney, died July 5 at home. She was a homemaker. Funeral service noon July 8, R.E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. July 7 at the funeral home. www.rerogersfu…

BILLY RAY CHAFINS, 72, of Louisa, Ky., formerly of Columbus, Ohio and Slater’s Branch, Ky., died July 2 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. Memorial celebration of life from 2 to 4 p.m. July 7, Hatfield Funeral Chapel, Toler, Ky. www.hatfieldfc.com. 

LORANZA DOW DESKINS, 88, of Hatfield, Ky., widower of Dorthea Deskins, died June 30 at his residence. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. July 4 at R.E. Rogers Funeral Home; burial at Family Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. July 2 and 3 at the funeral home. www.rerogersfh.com.

DREAMA LEIGH CISCO, 79, of Beech Creek, W.Va., wife of Carlos Cisco, died July 1 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. July 6 at Hatfield Funeral Chapel; burial at Looney Curve Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. July 5 at the funeral home. ww…

JOYCE FAYE SMITH CANTERBURY, 84, of Lenore, W.Va., widow of Watson Canterbury, died June 27 at her residence. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. July 2 at Kingdom Harvest Church; entombment at Riverview Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 7 to 9 p.m. July 1 at the church. I…

JOHN WILLIAM CHAFIN, age 94 of Sherwood, Ohio, passed away Tuesday morning, June 23, 2020, at his home in Sherwood, Ohio. He was born July 17, 1925, at Red Jacket, West Virginia, to the late James and Lura Chafin. John was the youngest of twelve children, of whom all are deceased. John gradu…

DOROTHY ETHEL JUSTICE, 95, of McVeigh, Ky., widow of James Justice, died June 17 at her residence. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. June 21 at R.E. Rogers Funeral Home; entombment at Mountain View Memory Gardens. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. June 19 and 20 at the funeral home. www.rerogersfh.com.

JAMES RAY MOLLETT, 73, of Inez, Ky., passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020, at the Pikeville Medical Center. He was born May 15, 1947, at Beauty, Ky., the son of the late Elmer and Elsie Sammons Mollett. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Susan Mollett, one sister, Sara Mollett a…

CORRINE NEACE, 86, of Belfry, Ky., passed away Thursday June 11, 2020, at Pikeville Medical Center. Corrine was born January 10, 1934, at Coburn Hollow, Stone, Ky., to the late Ellis Blackburn and Mariah Blackburn. Corrine is also preceded in death by her husband, Donald Neace, and her son, …