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We accept obituaries only from the funeral home in charge. For information on submitting an obituary, please contact HD Media by phone at 304-526-2793 or email at southernwvobits@HDMediaLLC.com. Obituaries for the Logan Banner, which publishes on Wednesdays, must be submitted by noon Tuesday, the day before publication.

GARY RONDLE BROWNING, 68, of Clearfork, W.Va., husband of Peggy Browning, died Oct. 11 at Raleigh General Hospital. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Oct. 18 at Verner Community Church; burial at Verner Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 17 at Krantz McNeely Funeral Home. www.krantzm…

EDITH MARIE THOMAS, 84, of Harts, W.Va., widow of Charles Thomas, died Oct. 14 at Boone Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Oct. 19 at Evans Funeral Home Chapel; burial at Manns Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 18 at the funeral home.

ETHEL MAE COCHRAN, 94, of Charleston, W.Va., widow of Ralph Cochran, died Oct. 13. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Oct. 19 at Evans Funeral Home Chapel; burial at Highland Memory Gardens. Visitation will be one hour prior to service.

DANNIE JERRY ADAMS, 70, of Logan, W.Va., died Oct. 11 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral service took place at noon Oct. 14; burial at Highland Memory Gardens. Visitation was 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 13 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel. 

CHRISTOPHER ALLEN THOMPSON, 52, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., formerly of Logan, W.Va., husband of Heather Thompson, died Oct. 11 at his residence. He was president and CEO of Electric Motor Services. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Oct. 17, Evans Funeral Home Chapel; burial at Forest Lawn Cemetery.…

CARLOS "DEAN" BALL, 79, of Lake, West Virginia, departed this life on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va., with his family by his side. He was born August 23, 1942, at Hewett, W.Va., to the late Wilmer Ball and Elma Ball of Hewett, W.Va. In addition to hi…

EVERETT "ERSEL" DICKERSON of Elkview, W.Va., formerly of Man, W.Va., died Friday, October 8, 2021, at CAMC Hospice after a short illness. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his family. He was born on August 12, 1940, in Accoville, W.Va., the son of the late Charley Ersel Dickerson and G…

EDDIE ALBERT TURNER JR., 49, of Sarah Ann, W.Va., died Sept. 23 in Logan Regional Medical Center. Funeral service at noon Oct. 1 at Collins Funeral Home, Switzer, W.Va.; burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Pecks Mill, W.Va. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 30 at the funeral home. 

J.C. CALDWELL, 71, of Cyclone, W.Va., husband of Linda Lee Dotson Caldwell, died Sept. 15 in Logan Regional Medical Center. He was a retired coal miner. Service will be at a later date. Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home, Man, W.Va., is in charge of arrangements.

SHIRLEY HOLSTEIN HEPLER, 87, of Cora, W.Va., died Sept. 11 at Logan Regional Medical Center. Funeral service took place at 1 p.m. Sept. 16 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel, Switzer, W.Va. Burial in Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Visitation was held 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 15 at the funeral home.

THOMAS LARRY ELLEDGE, 72, of Micco, W.Va., died Sept. 10 at his sister Rosa’s home. A private funeral was held for immediate family members. Burial was in Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Collins Funeral Home, Switzer, W.Va., assisted the family with arrangements.

OTTO HENSLEY, 76, of Chapmanville, W.Va., husband of Judy Carol Hensley, died Sept. 14 in Boone Memorial Hospital, Madison, W.Va. He was a coal miner. Services will be private. Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville, is in charge of arrangements. 

LINDA SUE ADKINS ADAMS, 76, of Amherstdale, W.Va., widow of Chester Adams, died Sept. 13 in St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington. She was a home supervisor for Rescare. There will be a graveside service at a later date at Highland Memory Gardens, Godby, W.Va. Evans Funeral Home and Crematio…

RICKY KYLE BUTCHER, 61, of Chapmanville, W.Va., husband of Debbie Butcher, died Sept. 8 in Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg, W.Va. At his request, there will be no services. Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville, W.Va., is assisting his family with arrangements.

DENNIS MOUNTS passed away on September 3, 2021, at age 66. No public services are scheduled. Dennis Owen Mounts was born in Chapmanville, W.Va., to Sylvia Freeman and Curtis Mounts. He worked as a hospital Respiratory Therapist. He is survived by son, Jason (Marie) Mounts, daughter-in-law, T…