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.

WILLIAM BRUMFIELD, 74, of Rawl, W.Va., husband of Carol Brumfield, died Oct. 9 at home. He was a retired coal miner. Funeral service 1 p.m. Oct. 13, Neeley Branch United Baptist Church, Marrowbone Creek, W.Va.; burial in Newsome Ridge Cemetery, Naugatuck, W.Va. Visitation after 4 p.m. Oct. 1…

BARBARA ANN SWAFFORD, 76, of Turkey Creek, Ky., passed away Thursday, October 8, 2020, in Trinity Healthcare, Williamson, W.Va. Barbara was born February 4, 1944, at Long Branch, Ky., the daughter of the late Gilbert Allen and Bessie Lowe Allen. She was also preceded in death by her first hu…

CURTIS RAY RUNYON JR., 49, of Williamson, W.Va., son of Curtis Ray Runyon Sr. of Delbarton, W.Va., and Sherlyn McGuire of Mount Sterling, Ky., died Oct. 8 at home. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Oct. 12, R.E. Rogers Funeral Home Chapel, Belfry, Ky.; burial in Runyon Family Cemetery, Scarlet …

JIMMY R. MCCOWN, 78, of Chattaroy, W.Va., died Oct. 7 at home. Funeral service will be 3:30 p.m. Oct. 11, Belfry Freewill Baptist Church, Huddy, Ky.; burial in Scott Cemetery, Mud Lick, Hardy, Ky. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Oct. 11. Arrangements by Jones and West Funeral Home, Phelps, K…

AXEL ZION WHITE, infant son of Austin and Ashley White of Delbarton, W.Va., died Oct. 7 in Pikeville Medical Center. Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Oct. 8, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher, W.Va. Chafin Funeral Home, Delbarton, W.Va., is in charge of arrangements. 

RHONDA SMITH, 71, of Varney, W.Va., widow of William Franklin Smith, died Sept. 23 at home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sept. 28, R.E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 26-27 at the funeral home.

DOYLE K. CLINE, 67, of Varney, W.Va., husband of Pinky Cline, died Sept. 15 in Appalachian Regional Healthcare Hospital, South Williamson, Ky. He was a coal mine electrician. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sept. 19, R.E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in Mountain View Memory Garden…

It is with a broken heart of those mom left behind, yet so happy that her race is won and she’s resting in the arms of Jesus that we write the obituary of our precious mother. Proverbs 31:10 “Who can find a virtuous woman? For her price is far above rubies.” This verse is so true of our dear…

CECIL CARL VARNEY, 73, Lovely, Ky., passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2020, at Cornerstone Hospital in Huntington, W.Va. He was born January 29, 1947, in Matewan, W.Va., to the late Russell and Mary Lou Varney. Cecil is survived by his loving wife, Medra Murphy; five children, Carl Varn…

PHILLIP RODNEY REED, 63, of Sidney, Ky., widower of Paula West Reed, died Aug. 25 at the home of his brother, Doug. Funeral service took place at 12:30 p.m. Aug. 28, R.E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky., during the 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. visitation. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to…

BONNIE COLLENS LOGGINS RUTHERFORD, 82, of Sharondale, Ky., wife of Rolin T. Rutherford, died Aug. 25 at home. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Aug. 28, R.E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.; burial in Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 …

BETTY SUE NOE, 81, of Delbarton, W.Va., mother of Johnny, Billy Ray and Robert Noe, all of Varney, W.Va., died Aug. 20 in Pikeville (Ky.) Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Graveside service will be 3 p.m. Aug. 28, Fields Cemetery, Varney, W.Va. Chafin Funeral Home, Delbarton, W.Va., is in…