Obituaries – 6/17/13

Published 8:57am Monday, June 17, 2013

Betty Adkins

Sept. 4, 1953-June 10, 2013

Betty F. Adkins, 59, of Canal Winchester, formerly of Ironton, passed away Monday, June 10, 2013. The Ironton native was born Sept. 4, 1953, the daughter of the late George E. and Justine Anderson Brown.

Ms. Adkins was a graduate of Ironton High School and a former owner/operator of Browse A Bit Florist and Gifts for 32 years, retiring in 2002. She attended the First Baptist Church in Russell, Ky., and was a former president of the Ironton Business Association.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, George A. Brown.

She is survived by son and daughter-in-law: Chad and Lisa Adkins of Canal Winchester; two granddaughters,Isabella Adkins and Abigail Adkins both of Canal Winchester; a brother and sister-in-law, David and Cindy Brown of Ironton; and a sister-in-law, Janet Fraley of Georgetown, Ky.

Arrangements are pending at Phillips Funeral Home.



Gerald Dalton

Gerald D. Dalton, Jr., 41, of Columbus, died Friday, June 14, 2013 at Mount Carmel Health Center, Mount Carmel. He was the husband of Nancy Joann Kemp Dalton who survives. Arrangements are pending at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point. Condolences to the family may be expressed at



Clarice Newman

Clarice Eileen Barnhart Newman, 69, of Coal Grove, died Sunday, June 16, 2013, at the Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland, Ky.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point, with the Rev. Dale Knipp officiating. Burial will follow in Sugar Creek Cemetery, Ironton. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point. Condolences to the family may be expressed at



Vivian Dilley

Vivian Faye Dilley, 77, of Ironton, died Saturday, June 15, 2013, at home. She was the wife of Carl Dilley, who survives. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home. Burial will be in Woodmere Memorial Park. Visitation is 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at

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