Paul Lyndon Estes Coeburn, VA ~ Paul Lyndon Estes, 69, passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at Four Oaks Health Care Center in Jonesborough, Tennessee, where he had been a resident since September 2008. Uncle T has been and always will be and inspiration to those who have known and loved him. Honorary pallbearers will be Jarrett Lawson, Aaron Duty, Hayden Lawson, Gary Stapleton and Joshua Lawson. Joan Marie Pennington Coeburn, VA ~ Joan Marie Owens Pennington, 81, passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tennessee. Burial will be 12 Noon Saturday February 4, 2012 at Temple Hill Memorial Park. Mark is survived by his father, Charles William 'Bill' Odle, and two special friends, Bobby Salyer and Mark Clark, Coeburn; several aunt, uncles and cousins. Survivors include two daughters, Ladonna North, Benham, KY and Janie Hensley, Corbin, KY; five sons, Darryl Robert Hall, and Ricky Allen Hall both of Coeburn, Jimmy Ray Hall, Norton, Jerry Hall, Rogersville, TN and Ralph Hall, Cumberland, KY; two sisters, Marcella Jones, Marion, NC and Georgia Vess, Old Fort, NC; 9 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. She is survived by a daughter, Brenda Culbertson, Winterville, NC; two sons, Freddie Sims, Falkland, NC and Tim Sims, Greenville, NC, grandchildren, Marty Culbertson of Greenville, NC, Jeff Culbertson of Cove City, NC, Sandra Culbertson of Winterville, NC, and Greg Wiggins of Greenville, NC; 7 great grandchildren. Arrangements by Estes Funeral Home, 114 High Ave., Coeburn, VA. Louis Jim Collins Coeburn, VA ~ Louis Jim Collins, 73 passed away Monday, March 5, 2012 at Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City Tennessee. She was the daughter of the late Robert and Della "Mc Connell" James; also preceeded in death by her husband, Joseph Hardaway Bennett, a son, Bobby Bennett and a grandson, Bobby Bennett, Jr. Survivors Kim Ringley mother of their son, David Stone Ringley II, his mother, Olene Fern Ringley, Coeburn; a sister, Kimary King, Coeburn; two brothers, Gregory D. Paul; sister-in-law, Juanita Johnson, Nora; step mother, Elizabeth Johnson; half brother, Lyndon B. Survivors include her husband, Edward Lee Stapleton, Coeburn; mother, Mary Elizabeth Adkins, Coeburn; one daughter, Fallon Jacobs, Coeburn; two sons, Earl King Fields Jr., and Austin Corder, both of Coeburn; six sisters, Janice Mullins, Judy Yates, Kathy 'Lois' Plaster, Ruth Hamm, all of Coeburn, Joyce Mullins, Clintwood, and Melissa Culbertson, Appalachia; three brothers, Johnny Adkins, and Marcus Adkins, both of Coeburn and David Adkins, Nora; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 45 years, Betty E. She was the daughter of the late Daniel and Evelyn Gray Morgan. Funeral services for Gearldine Rider will be held on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at PM in Estes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Burial will follow at Greenwood Acres Memorial Gardens. Survivors include his mother, Rhoda Jackson Luther; daughter, Alicia Hall, and husband, Chad, Norton; two sons, David Luther, Lorton, VA and Jessie Luther, and Paula, Coeburn; three sisters, Kitty Clark, Coeburn, Vicky Keene, Pounding Mill, VA and Nora Robinson, Big Stone Gap; three brothers, Dale Luther, North Dakota, Teddy Luther, TN and Matt Luther, Coeburn; Grandchildren, Dylan Luther, Natalie Luther, Madison Luther, Lexi Odle, Mia Odle, Hannah Sutherland, Alex Sutherland, Elijah Hall, Logan Hall, Eden Hall, Avery Hall, Brinklee Hall; several nieces and nephews; host of friends and neighbors. Jason Maggard Coeburn, VA ~ Jason Maggard, 40 passed away Friday, October 26, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in Norton Virginia. Survivors include his wife, Brenda Hagy; Four Daughters, Jamey (Scottie Ely) Hagy, Coeburn, VA, Jayne Marie (Randy Yearwood) Haynes, and Joanne (Charles) Rowe, and Jacque (Mark) Robinson, all of Florence, SC; Three Sisters, Nina Greear Castle, Coeburn, and Gloria Hagy Gillenwater, both of Coeburn and Jayne Cammon, FL.; Two Brothers, Roger Hagy and wife, Wilma, and Fred Hagy, both of Coeburn; 10 grandchildren, one great grandchild, several nieces and nephews. of Douglasville, Georgia, and Robert (Cindi) Mooney of Knoxville, Tennessee.
He was the son of the late Homer Lyle Estes and Thelma Margaret Kelly Estes. Funeral services for Terra Allen Lawson will be held on Friday, February 3, 2012 at PM at Estes Funeral Home Chapel with Joshua Lawson and Doug Trent officiating. She was the daughter of the late John Allen Owens and Mary Elizabeth Blanton Owens. Visitation and funeral services for Mark Allen Odle will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2012 after P. and funeral at PM at Estes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Funeral services for Alfred Smith Hall will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2012 at PM at Estes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Funeral services for Lakie Sims Taylor will be held P. on Sunday, February 26, 2012 at Estes Funeral Home Chapel. Leon Tickles Kingsport, TN ~ Leon Tickles, 58 lost his battle with cancer and went home to be with the Lord, Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport Tennessee. Daniel Seth Robinette Coeburn, VA ~ Daniel Seth Robinette, 30 was taken to his home prepared by the Master for those that love him, Thursday, March 1, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in Norton Virginia. Seth was a graduate of Coeburn High School in 2000 and Mountain Empire Community College. Sunday March 4, 2012 at Edwards Cemetery on Sandy Ridge. Arrangements by Estes Funeral Home, 114 High Ave., Coeburn, VA. Burial will follow at Greenwood Acres Memorial Gardens. He was the son of the late Woodrow and Lela Fields Collins; also preceeded in death by his wife, Constance Richardson Collins, two daughters, Charmin and Becky. Survivors include daughters, Catherine Loretta Hamm, Helen Markham, and Dorothy Roberts, all of Coeburn, Della Roberts, Wise, and Linda Bennett; one son, Edward Bennett, Whittier, CA. Ringley and Jeffery Wayne Ringley, both of Coeburn. Annie Gladys Hayes Coeburn, VA ~ Annie Gladys Johnson Hayes, 78 passed away Friday, March 30, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in Norton Virginia. Johnson and Ida Belle Mc Reynolds Johnson; also preceeded in death by her husband, Henry Hazelton Hayes. Bernard (Christine H.) Salyers, all of Coeburn; three sons, Donnie S. Johnson; half sisters, Lorrie Johnson Mullins and Nora Johnson Buckner; several other step brothers and sisters; 11 Grandchildren; great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Marshall and Emma May Marshall; also preceeded in death by two sons, Terry Marshall and Jimmy Marshall; a sister, Roberta Langley; brothers, Billy Darvin Marshall, Phillip Marshall and Uriel Marshall; grandson, Bentley Marshall. Funeral services for Martha Caroline Stapleton will be held on Monday, July 30, 2012 at PM at Riverview Pentecostal Church with Rev. Proulex; parents, Joseph Achile Akuila and Ida Ruth Nixon Proulex; two sisters, Emma Jean Farmer and Evelyn Ruth Powers; two brothers, Irby Proulex and Joseph Issac Proulex. Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Temple Hill Memorial Park.. Steven Maynard Hill Coeburn, VA ~ Steven Hill, 21, passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012 at his residence in Coeburn Virginia. Herby Earl Tunnell Coeburn, VA ~ Herby Earl Tunnell, 80 passed away Monday, September 17, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in Norton Virginia. Survivors include husband, Arthur Sluss Sr., Clintwood, VA, three daughters Shelly Sluss, Amanda Branham,and husband, Donnie and Shawna Bolling, and husband, Shawn all of Norton, VA; one son, Arthur 'Bub' Sluss, and wife, Sarah, Clintwood, VA; grandchildren Zachery, Cierra, Tyler, Tanner, Haley, Triton, Trever, & Gracie. Visitation for Robert Lester Luther will be held Tuesday, October 9, 2012 after P. at Higher Ground Worship Center on Ralph Stanley Highway on Sandy Ridge. He was preceded in death by his father, Fred Maggard; sister, Crystal Maggard and brother, Fred Maggard Jr. Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at Thompson Cemeteryin Wise. James Edward Hagy Coeburn, VA ~ James Edward Hagy, 65 passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012 at Veterans Administration Hospital in Mountain Home Tennessee. Funeral services for James Edward Hagy will be held on Monday, October 29, 2012 at A. He was the grandfather of Damien, Darius, Destinee and Deventae Mooney of Coeburn, Virginia; Nadia Wise of Douglasville, Georgia, Martika Griffin of Thomaston, Georgia; Shanice Rice of Morristown, Tennessee, Cobie and Courtni Mooney of Knoxville, Tennessee. Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Greenwood Acres Memorial Gardens in Coeburn.
Paul, Virginia to the late William Lee and Leafy Talbert Kennedy.
Paul grew up in Coeburn and lived most of his adult life in Richmond, VA. Burial will follow at Temple Hill Memorial Park in Castlewood. Also preceded in death by her husband, Erskine Pennington, a daughter, Patricia Ann Hamilton, and a son, Gregory Dean Pennington. He was the son of the late Glen and Mary Tickles; also preceeded in death by two sisters, Lorrain Ramey and Betty Ramey; three brothers, Cecil Ramey, Perry Tickles, and Raymond Carson Ramey. He was an avid artist, loved to spend time with family and friends and loved to make you smile. He was preceeded in death by his father, Danny Louis Robinette. Donald Joseph Adkins Coeburn, VA ~ Donald Joseph 'Donnie' Adkins, 64 died Friday, March 2, 2012 at Wellmount Lonesome Pine Hospital in Big Stone Gap Virginia. Survivors include a daughter, Tammy Harvey, Coeburn; five sons, Jason Matthew Collins, Jimmy 'Cricket' Collins, Tim Collins, D. Collins, and Joe Collins, all of Coeburn; a sister, Patricia Sturgill, Coeburn; several grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Several grandchildren, several great grandchildren, several great great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Bennett will be held Wednesday, March 21, 2012 after P. at Estes Funeral Home Chapel and funeral service will be held at P. Memorial service for David Stone Ringley will be held P. Friday, March 30, 2012 for family and close friends at Estes Funeral Home Chapel. & Rebecca Willett Hayes, Montgomery, IL, Douglas H. Visitation for Annie Gladys Hayes will be held Sunday, April 1, 2012 after P. at Estes Funeral Home Chapel and funeral services will be held at PM with Rev. Burial will be 11 AM, Monday April 2, 2012 at Hayes Cemetery. Wilburn Allen Marshall Castlewood, VA ~ Wilburn Allen"Budge" Marshall, 78 passed away, Thursday, April 12, 2012 at Indian Path Medical Center in Kingsport Tennessee. He is survived by his wife, Lois Irene Smith Marshall, Castlewood, VA, daughters, Carol Cook, Brenton, WV, Sherry Campbell, Dante, Linda Steffey, Castlewood, and Nickey Marshall, both of Castlewood; sons, Michael Marshall, Castlewood, and Brandon Marshall, St. Burial will be Saturday April 14, 2012 at Marshall Cemetery. Evone Nancy Abbott Coeburn, VA ~ Evone Nancy Fields Abbott, 77 passed away Monday, April 16, 2012 at Bristol Regional Medical Center in Bristol Tennessee. Dorothy Elizabeth Meade Coeburn, VA ~ Dorothy Elizabeth Massey Meade, 67, passed away Thursday, July 19, 2012 at Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City Tennessee. Burial will be Sunday, July 22, 2012 at Temple Hill Memorial Park. M Sunday at Estes Funeral Home and leave in procession to the cemetery. Addington and her sister-in-law, Connie Sue Addington. He is survived a son, Jeffery Proulex and wife, Chantay and beloved granddaughter, Grayson Chanelle Reece Proulex, who was the light of his life. Also surviving are his older brother Ray Proulex and wife Irene of Bristol, VA; sisters-in-law, Polly Proulex and Edna Adkins both of Coeburn; many nieces, nephews and a host of family, friends and close neighbors that include his life-long trusted friend and fishing buddy, Galen Reece of Coeburn. He was preceded in death by his, grandfather, Maynard Hill, Sr.; grandmother, Patricia Wampler. He was the son of the late Harrison and Nannie Tunnell; also preceded in death by two sisters, Inez Beatrice Hopkins and Thelma Lynette Gibson; two brothers, Allard Edwards and Hubert Tunnell. Burial will be Thursday, September 20, 2012 at Temple Hill Memorial Park. Funeral services for Debra Lynn Sluss will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at PM at Estes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Graveside services and burial will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at AM at the Jackson Cemetery on Hearld Road with Rev. Survivors include his wife, Sharon Maggard, Coeburn; mother, Leta Faye Maggard Seymour, Coeburn; a daughter, Ariana Lee Mingus, Pound; a sister, Lisa Hall, Wise; three brothers, Bo Tussing , Norton, Luke Maggard, Wise, and David Maggard, Coeburn; granddaughter, Leah Marie Campbell and a grandson, Kaleb Thomas Authur Mingus; three special friends, Mark Blackburn, Dolly Garrett and Elizabeth Sizemore. He is also survived by two great grandchildren Yazmine Mooney of Coeburn, Virginia and Audri Griffin of Thomaston, Georgia; two loving sisters Janie Barron of Harlan, New York and Joann Foster of Hampton, Virginia and a special friend Paul Day of Harlan, New York. on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Estes Funeral Home in Coeburn, Virginia followed by a memorial service at p.m. The family will meet at the funeral home and go to the cemetery in procession.
He is survived by several cousins and their extended families. Survivors include three sons, Thomas Dale Pennington, Gary Ray Pennington, and Larry Wayne Pennington, all of Coeburn; two sisters, Shelby Shelton, Coeburn, and Mary Elizabeth Adams, Norton; a brother, Thomas Owens, Winterhaven, FL; 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Diane Tickles, Kingsport, TN; three daughters, Vanessa Tickles, Kingsport, TN, Brandy (Butch) West, Tampa, FL and Melissa Ellenbrook, Valrico, FL; one son, Mark (Latha) Tickles, Tampa, FL; one sister, Shirley Sinkhorn, New Carlisle, OH; two brothers, Jewel (Debbie) Tickles, Bellevue, OH and Pete (Linda) Ramey, Piney Flats, TN; sister-in-law, Judy Ramey, Coeburn; 8 Grandchildren, Several nieces and nephews. Seth is survived by his mother, Patricia Robinette; two sisters, Angela Robinette Rabon, and Jessica Leola Robinette, both of Coeburn; nephews, Jonah Robinette, Noah Rabon and niece, Carra Rabon; several aunts and uncles. He was the son of the late Urin and Ada Adkins; also preceeded in death by two sisters, Elsie May Harvey and Della Marie Adkins; four brothers, Clifford Joe Adkins Sr., Garland Edward 'Baldy' Adkins, Buddy Frank Adkins and Freeman Adkins. Funeral services for Louis Jim Collins will be held on Wednesday March 7, 2012 at P. Paul; sisters, Franja Rose, Kingsport, TN and Yvonne Ayers, Cleveland, GA; brother, Bobby Harold Marshall, Lebanon, VA; Several nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was preceeded in death by her husband, Bruce Samuel "Sam" Abbott and son, Bobby J. He was the son of the late Hobart Kennedy and Vona Litz Kennedy. Beulah Virginia Kennedy Coeburn, VA ~ Beulah Virginia Mc Reynolds Kennedy, 93 passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at her residence in Coeburn Virginia. She was the daughter of the late Troy James Massey and Edith Naomi Mutter Massey; also preceded in death by a brother, Eugene Massey. In Lieu of flowers contributions may be made to help with expense. Lynda Mae Osborne Coeburn, VA ~ Lynda Mae Addington Osborne, 63, went to be with her Savior Friday morning, July 20, 2012. Survivors include her husband, Arvid Dane Osborne; daughter and son-in-law, Neisha and Luke Smith; two grandsons, Harley Smith and Dakota Smith and wife, Brianna Smith and soon to be great grandchild, Bentley Milo Caiden Smith, all of Coeburn; mother Beulah May Addington, Coeburn; three sisters, Naomi Mathena and Carolyn Bates, Coeburn, and Ardetta Meade, Castlewood, brother, Larry Wayne Addington, Nickelsville; several nieces and nephews. Retired from VICC; was a friend of Coal and understood the valuable resource which provided education, family incomes and fueled our nation. Survivors include his mother, Julia Rosemary Hill; father Maynard Ralph Hill Jr., both Coeburn; two sisters, Amber Nicole Hill, and Sierra Rose Marie Hill, both of Coeburn; a brother, Jordan David Allen Hill, Coeburn; grandfather, Steve Wampler, Norton; grandmother, Alcie Hill, Coeburn. Survivors include Kathleen Tunnell; daughter, Lynett Mullins, and husband, Steve, Pound, VA; two sons, Anthony Tunnell, and wife, Dodie, Coeburn, VA and Marty Tunnell, Wise, VA; two sisters, Pauline Gibson, Elkton, MD and Yolonda Reed, Weens, VA; brothers-in-law, Warren Hopkins, Wise and Bill Gibson, Coeburn; grandchildren, Brittany Tunnell, Kaitlin Tunnell, Jarrod Tunnell, Amber Prior, Bethany Sturgill, Karrie Potter, Abigail Crawford, Chandler Dickenson, Carrindton Wright; great grandchildren Addison Jane, Isabella Inez and Emmerson Lynett; several beloved nieces and nephews. Visitation for Jason Maggard will be held on Monday, October 29, 2012 after P. at Estes Funeral Home Chapel and funeral services at PM with Rev. Interment will be at Miller’s Temple in Carbo, Virginia. Her father ran a grocery store when Myrtle was a child, loved it and talked about helping him deliver the groceries when she was young. Janice Bernetta Childers Pound, VA ~ Janice Bernetta Childers, 54, passes away Friday, November 23, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in Norton Virginia. on Monday, November 26, 2012 at Laurel Grove Cemetery in Norton, VA.
Visitation for Paul Lyndon Estes will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2012 from A. Visitation and Funeral services for Joan Marie Pennington will be held on Friday February 3, 2012 after P. Visitation for Leon Tickles will be held after 12 Noon til 2 P. The family lovingly thanks everyone who was so kind to Seth and supported him through the years. Survivors include four daughters, Donna Bright, Karen Smith, and Renee Evans, all of Coeburn, and Sharon Sanders, Castlewood; two sons, D. Adkins, and Curtis Scott Adkins, both of Coeburn; one brother, Emory Adkins; 11 grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Wilburn Allen Marshall will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at PM at Estes Funeral Home Chapel with Elders Don Stacy, Joel Turner and Bobby Rose officiating. Abbott; also parents Joe and Linda Fields; four sisters, Sarah Brown, Ruby Ramsey, Florence Haun and Joyce Rose; two brothers, Richard Fields and Robert Fields. Brenda Kay Salyers Coeburn, VA ~ Brenda Kay Moore Salyers, 58 passed away Monday, May 21, 2012 at her residence in Coeburn Virginia surrounded by her family and friends. She attended the Banner Rural Missionary Baptist Church in Coeburn. Survivors include his wife, Janice Fay Kennedy, Coeburn; one daughter, Katherine Robinson, Lawrence, KS; three sons, Travis Kennedy and Thomas Kennedy, both of Wise, and Jeff Kennedy, Clintwood; 3 grandchildren, 1 nephew and a host of good friends. A Masonic evening service will be held prior to funeral services. Brenda Kay Wade Coeburn, VA ~ Brenda Kay Harvey Wade, 58 passed away Friday, June 1, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in Norton Virginia. She was the daughter of the late Emory Elbert and Callie America Mc Reynolds; also preceded in death by her husband, Conner William Kennedy; one sister, Carrie Audra Buchanan; four brothers, Grover Mc Reynolds, Emory Mc Reynolds, Jr., Jim Mc Reynolds, and Ralph Alderson Mc Reynolds; great-grandson, Eric Palmer, Jr. Survivors include Two daughters, Sherry Olinger and husband, Kyle, Coeburn,and Dina Mullins and husband, Billy, Clintwood; a son, Randall Meade, and wife, Jennifer, Coeburn; 10 grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Lynda Mae Osborne will be held on Sunday July 22, 2012 at PM at Estes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. He was the oldest living patient with a mechanical Aortic heart valve replacement of his kind. Jimmy and his heart was studied by doctors, interns and nurses as well as featured in many medical researches, studies and journals. Special thanks to Home Health nurses, Virginia Mabry, Martha Mefford, and Leonda Keith. Burial will follow at the Wampler Cemetery, Norton, VA. Funeral services for Herby Earl Tunnell will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at PM at Coeburn First Baptist Church with Rev. Thelma Bernice Sanders Thelma Bernice Sanders of Wise and formerly of Norton, Virginia, died Monday, November 5, at the age of 86. She graduated from Coeburn High School and went on to Radford where she earned a degree to teach school. Preceeded in death by her father, Daniel Howard Phillips and a daughter, Christina. Cynthia Lee Gibson Todd Coeburn, VA ~ Cynthia Lee Gibson Todd, 51 passed away Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Indian Path Medical Center in Kingsport Tennessee. Uncle T was a devoted uncle and great-uncle to Angela Hayes and Ryan Meade (Chandler Glover, Drake and Jalen Meade), Regina and Travis Duty (Aaron and Allyson Duty) Jamie Fleming and Desmond Hill (Xavier and Tyrique Hill) Jessica and Steven Gullett (Hannah Gullett), Wesley Lawson, Joshua and Jennie Lawson (Logan Lawson), Zachary and Tiffany Lawson (Anthony Stanley), Caleb Lawson, Bryce Lawson, Heather Lawson, Kobe Lawson, Jarrett Lawson and Hayden Lawson. Pallbearers will be Zachary Lawson, Wesley Lawson, Caleb Lawson, Steven Gullett, Bryce Lawson and Kobe Lawson. Mark Allen Odle Coeburn, VA ~ Mark Allen Odle, 53, passed away Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in by Shopping Sidekick" href="psoft.masonry. He was preceased in death by his mother, Unita Garnette Odle,and a brother, Charles Wesley Odle. He was the son of the late Harvey Ransom and Myrtle Ellen Hall also preceeded in death by two sisters, Virginia Alice Castle and Mary Isabelle Buchanan; a brother, Robert Lee Hall. Burial will be Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Buchanan Cemetery. She was a former resident of Coeburn, Virginia, but had lived in North Carolina for the last several years. Arrangements by Estes Funeral Home, 114 High Ave., Coeburn, VA. Lillian James Bennett Coeburn, VA ~ Lillian James Bennett, 92, went to her Heavenly home Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at Norton Community Hospital in Norton, Virginia. He was preceeded in death by his father, Wayne Hugh Ringley, a sister, Jerri Lynn Ringley grandparents, Roy and Mae Ringley and George "Chic" and Betty Jo Bates. Burial will be Monday July 23, 2012 at Greenwood Acres Memorial Gardens. She was preceded in death by her father, William Jess Adkins,sister, Loretta Jenkins; brothers, Jessie James Adkins and Thomas Edward Adkins; sister-in-law, Judy Carolyn Adkins; brother-in-law, Paul Joseph 'Snook' Jenkins. Arrangements by Estes Funeral Home, 114 High Ave., Coeburn, VA. His son, granddaughter, niece and nephew were at his side. Debra Lynn Sluss Norton, VA ~ Debra Lynn Morgan Sluss, 57 passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at Indian Path Medical Center in Kingsport Tennessee. Survivors include companion, Red Lindgren, Coeburn; two daughters, Patricia Bryant, Coeburn and Catherine Rider, Kingsport, TN; grandchildren Victoria Bryant, Coeburn, Brian Johnson, Kingsport and Garfield O'Quinn, Nora; three sisters, Betty Bruce, and Connie Ritchie, both of Richmond, VA and Linda Bays, Roanoke, VA; a brother, Roy Nickels, Weber City, VA. He was the son of the late Otis Luther; also preceded in death by a sister, Linda Carty. He was the son of the late John Joseph Hagy and the late Charma Lee Hagy; also preceded in death by a brother, Jack Hagy. Duchie is survived by two daughters: Michelle “Mimi” Mooney of Coeburn, Virginia and Destiny Thomas of San Bernardino, California; two sons Garland “Gary” Thomas Jr. Terra was preceded in death by his father, Louna Lawson, Sr., his grandparents, John and Maggie Lawson, H. and Martha Kennedy all of the Bull Run Section of Coeburn. v=VVM6Mj Y1Nz Y6MTE6an Vke SBjb2xsa W5z Oj Zk Nm Y1Ym Yy NWNl ZTYw OWRl Zjgw Njkz OGQ0Njdl Yzg3Onot MTI2OS0x MTgx Mz I6Nz Yu MTYz Lj I1NS4y MTM6MDow", Wise and Betty Jerleen Green and husband Roy, Richmond; brother, Emmitt Edwards, Blountville, TN; four grandchildren, Jennifer Mc New and husband, Danny, Wise, Jeff Collins and wife, Jennifer, Wise, Wayne Green and wife, Sonia, Michael Green, and wife, Kristie, all of Richmond, VA; Great-Grandchildren, Hunter Mc New, Kayleigh Mc New, Cody Collins, Peyton Collins, Elena Green, Jacob Green and Lia Hannah Green; one great great grandson, Kaden Collins; several nephews and several nieces. Special thanks to Fern Ringley and Mountain Regional Home Health Care. She was the daughter of the late Samuel Alexander 'Sandy' Turner and Emma Turner; also preceeded in death by her husband, William H. Jackson, Kingsport, TN and Elizabeth Turner, Coeburn; and several neices and nephews. Special thanks to advanced home care and nurse Angela Craiger. Arrangements by Estes Funeral Home, Coeburn, VA., 1952 to the late Melvin Lewis Thomas Sr. He received his formal education at Coeburn High School where he furthered his education and received an Associate degree in Ministry. Terra Allen Lawson Coeburn, VA ~ Terra Allen Lawson, 57 born June 27, 1954, passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in Norton Virginia. Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Celia Graham Kennedy; three daughters, Marsha (Shelton) Meade of Kingsport, TN, Phyllis (Paul) Buchanan of Coeburn and Tammy (Don) Hilt of Tannersville, VA; two sons Paul T (Butch) and (Faye) Kennedy of Radford and Audie (Alisa) of Wise; brothers, Rev. Paul, Lelande (Betty) of Salem and Leon of Ervington; sisters-in-law, Louise Graham of Fulton, MS and Lois Kennedy of Abingdon; eight grandsons and three granddaughters; several great grand-children; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Focus on Intermediate Care Anna Ruth Watermann Coeburn, VA ~ Anna Ruth Watermann, passed away Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at Mountain View Medical Center in Norton Virginia. for her community activities and as an outstanding educator in Cloucester, Virginia. and wife Allison, Knoxville, TN; a daughter, Tina Walker Rowe, Appalachia; two brothers, Edward 'Jay' Walker , New Market, AL and Lloyd Walker, Navarre, FL; five grandsons Shane, Brandon, Bobby Lee II, Jacob and Ethan; two granddaughters Zoe and Cheyenne; seven sisters, Jean, Margaret, Mae, Gail, Vicky, Brenda and Donna and husbands; sister-in-law, Glenna Brooks; brother-in-law, Harold Markham; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. Burial will follow at Greenwood Acres Memorial Gardens.
The family will meet at the funeral home at 12 noon. Paul Wilmont Kennedy, left this earthly life on Feb. He was a member of Coeburn Masonic Lodge # 97, Hugh Latham Oddfellow Lodge as well as a Past Worthy Patron of Coeburn Order of the Eastern Star Chapter #153. Watermann received a Bachlor of Arts Degree from Virginia Union University at Richmond, Virginia and did graduate studies at Howard University, Washington, DC. He received a heart transplant in July 1998 at Vanderbuilt Hospital in Nashville, TN.
Paul retired from Clinchfield Coal Co with 28 years of service.