James Bert Hall, 68, of Lenore, died Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at his residence.
He was born Nov. 10, 1950, the son of the late Lute and Flossie Jenkins Hall.
He was a retired coal miner. He enjoyed old muscle cars and loved collecting old knives. He loved spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly Lynn Kinder Hall.
He is survived by his children, James Bert Hall Jr., Misty Dawn Williamson (Paul) and Lisa Brewer; his brother, Lute Hall; his sisters, Tammy Vansickle (Tommy) and Sandra Baker (Jerry); and his grandchildren, whom he loved dearly, Justin Hall, Abigail Hall, Matthew Hall, Janee Hall and Chad Brewer.
The family would like to give special thanks to Elichia Daniels for the compassion and care that she gave to their dad.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at the Laurel Creek Freewill Baptist Church, Laurel Creek, with Rev. James Ed Baisden officiating. Burial followed at the Lenore Memorial Gardens, Lenore. Arrangements were under the direction of the Chafin Funeral Home of Delbarton.
The guestbook may be signed at www.ChafinFuneralHome.com.
Danny Mounts Sr.
Danny Ray Mounts Sr., 62, of Conway, S.Car., formerly of Gilbert, died suddenly at his residence on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019.
He was born at Iaeger, Nov. 19, 1956, the son of the late Joseph and Edith Hensley Mounts.
He was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. He loved to golf and watch the West Virginia Mountaineers, his Pittsburgh Steelers and Nascar. He was a member of the Pawleys Island Lodge #409.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Wanda Mounts; his mother-in-law, Maerene Mounts; and his brother-in-law, Ronnie Mounts.
He is survived by his loving wife, Jennifer Mounts, of Conway, S.Car.; his two sons, Danny Ray Mounts Jr. (Katie),of Blountville, Tenn., and Joseph Blake Mounts, of Conway, S.Car.; the light of his life, his granddaughter, Morgan Hensley Mounts, of Blountville, Tenn.; his brother, Ricky Mounts (Colleen), of Gilbert; his brother and sister-in-law, Mark and Linda Cline, of Baisden; his nephews, Brett Browning, Brock Mounts, Brandon Mounts, Mark Cline and Matthew Cline; and a host of other dear family and friends.
Funeral services were held at 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at the Mounts Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Brian Warden officiating. Burial followed at the Mounts Family Cemetery, Gilbert, with Masonic Rites performed by Iaeger Lodge #148. In honoring his wishes, cremation services have taken place. Arrangements were under the direction of Mounts Funeral Home, Inc., of Gilbert.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly asks that donations be made to Mounts Funeral Home to help with the funeral expenses.
“Big Dan” will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
The guestbook may be signed at www.mountsfuneralhome.com.
William Douglas Newsome, 58, of Kermit, died Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington.
He was born in Mingo County, July 5, 1961, the son of the late Floyd and Carrie Brewer Newsome.
He was a coal miner and a member of the Rosetown Freewill Baptist Church. He was a devoted deacon with 23 years of service in the church. He enjoyed golfing at Eagle Ridge Golf Course and spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Alvin Newsome, Sharon Booth and Edward Newsome.
He is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Connie Perry Newsome, of Kermit; his children, Shawn Salmons (Kayla), of Kermit, Teehia Newsome, of Crum, Megan Porter (Joey), of Ft. Gay, and Steven Newsome (Amanda), of Ashland, Ky.; eight grandchildren; his siblings, David Newsome, Danny Newsome, Ronald Newsome (Sandy), Mary Ellen Dingess (Sam), Josephine Newsome, Pamela Newsome and Violet Dingess, all of Kermit; and several nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.
A Celebration of Life service was held at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at the Rosetown Freewill Baptist Church with Ken Allen, Jerry Newsome and Keith Brumfield officiating. Burial followed at the Selwyn Brewer Cemetery, Marrowbone. Arrangements were under the direction of the Mullins Family Funeral Home of Warfield, Kentucky.
The family wishes to thank the Edward Cancer Center of Huntington. In closing out this obituary we will do so in honoring Doug and say, “Golfing On.”
The guestbook may be signed at www.mullinsfamilyfuneralhome.com.