Obituaries — 3/30/16
Millard Leland “Lee” Rose, 75, of Scottown, passed away Saturday, March 26, 2016, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington, West Virginia. He was born Aug. 13, 1940, in Scottown, son of the late Millard and Marjorie Rose.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Kevin and Keith Rose; one sister, Patty Frederick; one granddaughter, Heather Stanley; and one great-granddaughter, Kamdyn Bundy. He was a retired auto body repairman.
He is survived by his wife, Angela Ferris Rose; three sons, Leland Matthew (Amber) Rose, of Ironton, Gregory Rose and Glen Rose, both of Scottown; one daughter, Karen (Paul) Murdock, of Scottown; adopted daughter, Shauna Brammer Rose; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; mother-in-law, Christine Ferris, of Kitts Hill; sister-in-law, Glynda (Tim) Hilgenberg, of Edison; brother-in-law, Larry (Rhoda) Ferris, of Wasilla, Alaska; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Our sweet Lillee filled the last 16 months with much happiness. Per his request, there will be no services. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/hall.
Wilma Joyce Carmon, 81, of Ironton, went to be with the Lord, Sunday, March 27, 2016, at Jo-Lin Health Center. The Lawrence County native was born March 17, 1935, the daughter of the late Henry and Lennie Cassidy Phillips.
Mrs. Carmon attended Decatur Schools and was a member of the Main Street Baptist Church in Coal Grove. She was a former employee of the Urban Motel in South Point and also Mom’s Restaurant in Ironton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four sons, Adam Carmon, Jerry Carmon, David Carmon and Frank Carmon; four brothers, Harold Phillips, Wilburn Phillips, Wendell Phillips and Lauren Phillips; three sisters, Syble Kinstler, Opal Phillips and Garnet Phillips; and a grandson, Douglas Carmon
She is survived by two sons, Benjamin Carmon, of Mt. Gilead and Larry (Joy) Carmon, of Silver Springs, Florida; two daughters, Beverley (George Riggs) McCarty, of Silver Springs, Florida and Rhonda (Thomas Delong) Carmon, of Pedro; two daughters-in-law, Kathy Carmon, of Marion and Bobbie Carmon, of Pedro; a sister, Audrey Kidd, of Ironton; 20 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; and two special friends, Wanda Smith, of Columbus and Penny Cline, of Oak Hill.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Phillips Funeral home, Ironton, with pastor Bryon Carmon officiating. Burial will follow in Warneke Cemetery and visitation will be Thursday from noon until the time of the service at the funeral home. To offer condolences to the family, please visit www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.
Herbert Lewis II
Herbert “Jr” Lewis II, 66, of Ironton, was called home, Sunday, March 27, 2016, after a courageous battle with cancer at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Kentucky. The Ironton native was born March 9, 1950, the son of Herbert A (Carolyn) Lewis Sr., of Ironton and the late Eileen Saunders Lewis.
Mr. Lewis was a 1968 graduate of Ironton High School and attended the Collins Career Center where he received a degree in computer programming.
He was a former employee of Armco/A.K. Steel and Ashland Oil Incorporated. He was a United States Navy veteran and a member of the American Legion #590. Herb was a member of the Triedstone Missionary Baptist Church and enjoyed deejaying, computers, fishing, mechanics.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by son, Julius Alfred Lewis, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and a great-grandson, Julius Lamont Lewis.
In addition to his father and stepmother, he is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Patricia (Gee) Lewis, of Ironton; four children, Kandice Lewis, of Lexington, Kentucky, Darius (Brennan) Lewis, of Ironton, Lamont (Stacey) Lewis, of Ironton, and Miesha Holiday, of Columbus; 19 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; three sisters, Teresa (Greco) Battles, of Marietta, Georgia, Brenda Turner, of Ironton, and Jolynda Lewis, of Ironton; seven brothers, Nathan (Anita) Lewis, of South Point, Gabriel (Sheryl) Lewis, of Atlanta, Georgia, John (Isabella) Lewis, of Atlanta, Georgia, Steven Lewis, of Ironton, James Lewis, of Ironton, Anthony (Trish) Forest, of Ironton, and Ray Lewis, of Ironton; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
The Going Home Service for Mr. Lewis will be noon Friday at the Tracy Brammer – Monroe Funeral Home, Ironton, with pastor David R. Peoples officiating. The Lewis family will receive friends Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home and burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery. To offer condolences to the family, please visit www.phillipsfuneralhome.net or www.tracybrammerfh.com.
Patrick Galloway, 40, of Proctorville, died Monday, March 28, 2016, at home. Arrangements are pending at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville.
Danny Ray Pine, 60, of Proctorville, died Monday, March 28, 2016, at home. Arrangements are pending at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville.
Paul Herbert Baldwin, 75, of Willow Wood, died Saturday, March 26, 2016, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington, West Virginia. He is survived by his wife, Velma Cox Baldwin. Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, by pastor Charles Turley. Burial will follow in Perkins Ridge Cemetery, Willow Wood. Visitation is today from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/hall.