Obituaries – 10/021/2020

Published 11:50 am Friday, October 2, 2020

Neal Humphrey

Neal Thomas Humphrey, 87, of Coal Grove, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, at Best Care, Wheelersburg.


Military graveside services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Woodland Cemetery, Ironton.


Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point, is assisting the family with arrangements.


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Gayle Boggs

Sept. 14, 1954–Sept. 28, 2020



Gayle A. Boggs, 66, of Ironton, passed away peacefully on Sept. 28, 2020, at the home of her daughter in Chandler, Arizona.


Gayle was born on Sept. 14, 1954, the daughter of Annabelle Mann Williams and the late Earl T. Williams.


In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her husband, Philip R. Boggs; and her sister, Jan Whaley.


She is survived by her mother; a daughter, Allison Williams McCarley (Brendan); a step-daughter Gretchen Cunningham (Scott); one sister, Becky Bryant (Kenny); three brothers, Tom Williams (Sandy), Maury Williams (Charlotte), and Eric Williams (Pam); and a host of loving nieces and nephews.


Per her request, a celebration of life will be held at a later date.


In lieu of flowers, friends may donate to their charity of choice or perform an act of kindness in her memory.



Denver Cade

June 1, 1944–Oct. 1, 2020


Denver Ray Cade, 76, of Ironton, went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by his family on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, at his residence in Ironton.


He was born on June 1, 1944 a son to the late Charles and Mavis (Hall) Cade.


Denver is survived by his wife of 53 years, Judy (Hankins) Cade whom he married, Dec. 31, 1966.

He attended Rock Hill schools and was a member of the Army National Guard. Denver owned Hecla Video and Tanning for 27 years and before that, he also owned Barbi-Lin Gun and Coin. He loved spending time with family, going to the dog track, and trading guns, coins, and jewelry.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Bill Cade; and a sister, Jean (Cade) Stafford.

In addition to his spouse he is survived by a son, Dennis (Gidget) Cade, of Ironton; a daughter, Angela (Michael) Roark, of Russell, Knetucky; four sisters, Barbara Bailey, Linda (Eugene) Hughes, Judy Gail Cade, all of Haverhill, and Cindy Stamper, of Ironton; four grandchildren, Ethan Cade, Savannah Cade, Lexy Roark, and Riley Roark; four great-grandchildren, Mason, Max, Maverick, and Maddox.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. on Monday at Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 S. Seventh St., Ironton, with Pastor Kenny Klaiber officiating. Visitation will be Monday, starting at 11 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Woodland Cemetery.


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