Obituaries – 9/11/12

Published 9:29am Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Brian Simpson

Brian Franklin Simpson, 46, of Proctorville, went to be with his Savior on Saturday morning, Sept. 8, 2012, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington, W.Va.    He was born Oct. 14, 1965, son of Joyce and Darrell Swann and the late Russell Franklin Simpson.  In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Rev. Russell Odell and Delcie Cochran Simpson; and Rev. Raymond Clyde and Emmagene McComas Stephens.  He is survived by his wife of 25 years Martina “Tina” Preston Simpson. They are the proud parents of five children, Jonathan, Emily, Catey, Marietta and Amanda who also survive; two sisters Sabrina Simpson and Angela (Mike) Sword; and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.  He was known and loved by everyone he met on his routes as an employee of Stericycle.  Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, by Pastor Dwayne Shugert and Pastor Don Smith.   Burial will follow in Miller Memorial Gardens, Miller.    Visitation will be 6 – 8 p.m. today at Hall Funeral Home.  Condolences may be expressed to the family at


Barbara Malone

Barbara Ruth Malone; 71, of Pedro passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, with her family at her side.

She was born Sept. 18, 1940, a daughter of the late Ida Ellen Callicoat Wilson and the late Stewart Wilson. She was a homemaker, of the Christian faith and a loving mother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Timothy Malone; and a brother; Vernon Wilson.

She is survived by her companion, George Malone at home; two sons, Stewart Malone and his wife Debbie of Kitts Hill and Gary Malone of Springfield; two daughters, Brenda Myers of South Point and Sherry Gallagher of Aurora, Ind.; two sisters, Jenny Watson of Willow Wood, and Rena Watson of Scottown; and eight grandchildren, Lee Ray, Symadore, Darrian, Leslie, David, Kenny, Stephanie and Marissa. She also leaves to mourn her passing nine great grandchildren and a host of family and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the chapel of the Brown Funeral Chapel with Pastor Scott Jenkins officiating. Burial will follow in the Aid Cemetery.

Friends may call one hour prior to services at the funeral chapel. Friends and family may share memories and condolences on the Facebook page for the Brown Funeral Chapel.

She had entrusted her care personally to the Brown Funeral Chapel.


Joanna Miller

Joanna M. Miller, 87, of Crown City, died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at home.  A graveside service will be held noon Wednesday at Miller Memorial Gardens in Miller by Pastor Jim Parsons.  Burial will follow.  Visitation will be 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville. Condolences may be expressed to the family at


Betty Felty

Betty Jean Flocker-Felty, 82 of Flatwoods, Ky., died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital. Funeral service will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods with pastors Roger McCaleb, Jack Edwards and Sandy Adams officiating. Visitation will be 4 p.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left for the family at


Roland Jackson

Roland Junior Jackson, 66, of Ashland, Ky., died Friday Sept. 5, 2012, at his home. Services will be private. Please contact the family for information. Friends may share memories or condolences with the family on the Facebook page for Brown Funeral Chapel.

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