Published 12:00 am Friday, June 26, 2009

Kermit C. Webb, 55, of Ironton, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2009, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky. He was born April 18, 1954, in Ironton, the son of the late Thomas and Mary Rice Webb.
Kermit graduated from South Point High School and was an ordained minister for more than 25 years. He worked for 28 years for Standard Slag and Heckett Engineering in Ashland as a crane operator and was also a truck driver. He was a member and pastor of God’s Holiness Mission in Ironton for more than 23 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Robert Webb and Tom Webb; one sister, Zelda Campbell; one nephew, Stevie Cochran; and his mother-in-law, Phyllis LeMaster.
Kermit is survived by his wife, Cheryl Wheeler Webb, whom he married Nov. 1, 1975; one daughter and son-in-law, Christy and David Perkey of South Point; two granddaughters, Haleigh Perkey and Gracie Perkey; two sisters, Hattie Cochran and Alice Kay Webb, both of Marion; three brothers, Larry Webb of Ironton, Keith Webb of Haverhill and twin brother, Kenneth Webb of South Point; and a nephew, Kenny Lee Webb of South Point.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at God’s Holiness Mission, 2301 S. Fourth St., Ironton, with Pastors Ben Watts and Bob Chaffins officiating. Burial is in Hecla Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday from 11 a.m. to the time of service at the church. Phillips Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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