On Sunday, July 17, 2011, Billy Dean Davis, 66 of Delbarton, heard his heavenly Father calling him to his heavenly home. Billy answered the call and went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, and his many loved ones waiting for him in heaven, from UK Chandler Hospital at Lexington, KY.
Born on January 15, 1945, at Delbarton, he was the son of the late Cecil and Edna Estep Davis.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Chiquita Jean Davis; his sister, Linda; and his brother, Donald Davis.
Quentin “Dart” West, 41 of Ikes Fork, departed this life on Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at Gilbert.
Born on September 3, 1969, at Welch, he was the son of Bertie Hurley West and the late Marshall “Jerry” West.
In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Morris and Nora West and his maternal grandparents, Alda Robert and Esther Cline Hurley.
Clifford Eric Ellis, 19 of Panther, departed this life on Friday, July 8, 2011, at Panther.
Born on November 8, 1991 at Logan, he was the son of Clifford Ellis Jr. and Sindy Michelle Mounts.
Eric was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Russell “Buddy” and Ada Faye Bailey Mounts; an uncle, Ronnie Mounts; his maternal great grandparents, Bruce and Louise Mounts; and his paternal great grandfather, Henry Ellis.
Patricia Ann Davis Cochran, 60 of Brenton, departed this life on Tuesday, July 5th, 2011, at McDowell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Gary.
Born on August 3, 1950, in McDowell County, she was the daughter of the late Arlie "Buck" and Belva Justice Davis.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two brothers, Douglas and Cleatus Davis and one sister, Edna Hatfield.
Shelby Ray Endicott, 57 of Gilbert departed this life on Monday, July 4th, 2011 from CAMC General Division.
Born August 15th, 1953 at Gilbert, he was the son of the late Auxier and Gay Marie Browning Endicott.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his precious daughter: Tonya Endicott; and his brother: Ricky Endicott.
Melissa Lynn Lester, 37 of Baisden, departed this life on Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at her residence at Baisden.
Born on November 11, 1973 at Man, she was the daughter of Ralph Manuel and Edith Josephine Stanley.
Melissa was a loving daughter, wife, mother, sister, aunt and friend. She was a homemaker and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Gladys and Nelis
Gladys Mounts, 85 of Baisden, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, and to join her loved ones waiting for her in heaven, on Monday, June 27th, 2011, from her residence.
Born June 23, 1926 at Baisden, she was the daughter of the late Troy and Vannie New.
After a courageous battle, Deborah "Debs" Hatfield, 54 of Delbarton, departed this life on Sunday, June 26th, 2011, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington.
Born November 20, 1956, at Iaeger, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Mary Alice Robinett Allen.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her son, Travas Hatfield and one brother, Rickey Allen.
Christopher Lee Wright, 2 year, six month old infant child, went to play with all of the heavenly angels on Friday, June 24, 2011.
Born on December 14, 2008 at Logan, WV, he was the lovely child of Clinton Chafin and Cristy Lynn Chafin (Spires) Church.
Jimmy Dale Ball, 52 of Cleveland Ohio, formerly of Riverview “Slabtown” section of Gilbert, departed this life on Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at Metro Health Hospital in Cleveland Ohio.
Born September 27, 1958 at Welch, he was the son of the late Charles and Juanita Cresong Ball.
Jimmy was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend. He was a crane operator and loved working. He loved spending time with his wonderful family and friends and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.