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Obituaries – 2/2/15

Raymond Jenkins

April 7, 1958-Jan. 29, 2015

Raymond (Sugar Ray) Jenkins, 56, of Ironton, passed away Thursday Jan. 29, 2015 at the St. Mary’s Medical Center Ironton Campus after a brief illness.

He was born April 7, 1958, a son of the late Charles Jenkins and the late Bonnie Shope.

He was a mechanic, a graduate of Rock Hill High School, of the Baptist faith and was a friend to many.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Jenkins.

He is survived by his fiancée at home, Michelle Ervin, the mother of his children, Vickie Long; two sons, Raymond Edward (Tasha) Jenkins Jr., and Jesse Charles (Sabrina) Jenkins; a daughter, Audrey Ann Stormes; four brothers, Fred (Mary) Jenkins, Tom (Marie) Jenkins, Alvin (Marlene) Jenkins and Ogle (Lou) Jenkins; five sisters, Connie Robinson, Juanita (Mike) Colley, Sadie (Woody) Sparks, Mary (Dave) Sparks and Beth Sparks; six grandchildren, Dakota, Cheyenne, Gabe, Tyler, JC and Abby; a special friend and caregiver, Jane Cade; and a host of family and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Tuesday in the Pleasant Valley Freewill Baptist Church in Fox Hollow with pastor Shane Hanshaw with special singing by the Mack Shope Family. Sugar Ray will be laid to rest in the Lawrence Furnace Cemetery.

Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. today at the Brown Funeral Chapel and two hours prior to services at the church. Friends and family can share memories or condolences on the Facebook page for the Brown Funeral Chapel.

The family has entrusted his care to Brown Funeral Chapel at Ironton.



Richard Kincaid

Feb. 2, 1935-Jan. 30, 2015

Richard Allen Kincaid, 79, of South Point, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, surrounded by his loving family.  Richard was born Feb. 2, 1935, in Cabell County, West Virginia, a son of the late Eustace and Geraldine Wells Kincaid.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert Kincaid and Glenn Kincaid.  He retired from CSX Railroad in 2000. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, car shows and spending time with his family laughing, reminiscing and being a Papa. Richard is survived by his loving wife, Bonita Tagg Kincaid; three children, Diane and Troy Bailey, of South Point Greg and Lisa Kincaid, of Loveland, and Tim and Priscilla Kincaid, of South Point; five grandchildren, April Bailey, Megan Bailey, Tara Bailey, Joshua Kincaid and Marissa Greene; two great-grandchildren, Haylee Layman and Ryliegh Lake; two brothers, Gary and Joyce Kincaid and David and Joann Kincaid; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and a host of friends.  Funeral services will be 12 p.m.Tuesday at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point, with pastor Aaron Childers officiating.  Military graveside services will follow at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Northeast, Greenup County, Kentucky.  Friends may call two hours prior to the service.  Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.slackandwallace.com.



Helen Reynolds

Helen C. Reynolds, 86, of Coal Grove, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, at King’s Daughters’ Medical Center, Ashland. At Helen’s request, private family services will be held.  Condolences may be expressed at www.slackandwallace.com.