Obituaries — 9/25/14

Published 10:23 am Thursday, September 25, 2014

Donald Thompson

Donald Ray Thompson, 72, of Coal Grove passed away Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at his residence. The Ashland, Kentucky, native was born May 28, 1942, a son of the late Willie and Dorothy Blair Thompson.

Donald attended Green Township High School and was a self-employed heavy equipment operator. He was a member of the Community Tabernacle Church in Coal Grove. He was a honorary member of the VFW and a member of the Eagles. Donald loved hunting, fishing and collecting guns.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Janet Murphy.

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He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Helen St. Onge Thompson, whom he married June 8, 1961; daughter, Cyndi Thompson-Miller, of Plano, Texas; daughter, Tammy Thompson, of Coal Grove; son, Donald Thompson Jr., of Chincoteague, Virginia; brother, Larry Thompson, of Roanoke, Virginia; sister, Phyllis McCann, of Winter Haven, Florida; and six grandchildren, Michael Siebert, Shawn Orengo, Josh Orengo, Stephen Orengo, Mary Thompson and Megan Thompson.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Phillips Funeral Home with pastor Mark Adkins officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens in South Point. Visitation will be from noon until the time of the service on Saturday at the funeral home Pallbearers will be Michael Siebert, Josh Orengo, Larry Thompson, Richard St. Onge, Shawn Orengo and Stephen Orengo. To offer condolences to the family please visit



Jane Mullins

Jane Louise “Nanny” Mullins, 92, of Springfield, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at Oakwood Village in Springfield. She was born Oct. 24, 1921, in Wheelersburg to the late Charles Wesley Hall and Addie Nelson Hall. She was a former fancy stitcher for Williams Shoe manufacturing. She was a member of Wheelersburg Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Mullins, on June 11, 1996. They were married Aug. 9, 1944, in Maysville, Kentucky.

Besides her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by a son, Robert L. Mullins; a daughter, Jane Ann Ford; five brothers, Glen Hall, Newton Hall, Don Hall, Floyd Hall and Charles Hall; and five sisters, Helen Hall, Beulah Hall, Linda Mae Hall, Ruby Skaggs and Elizabeth Hall.

She is survived by eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Harrison-Pyles Funeral Home in Wheelersburg. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home from noon-1 p.m. on Saturday.



Harry Ray

Harry Edward Ray Jr., 66, of Ironton, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at King’s Daughters Medical Center, Ashland. There will be no services. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory in Proctorville is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at