Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Breaking News

Obituary Archives

January 26, 2013

Ruby Jean Adkins

NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. — Ruby Jean Adkins, age 63, of North Tazewell, Va. died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 at Heritage Hall Health Care in Tazewell, Va. Born May 25, 1949 in McDowell County, she was a daughter of the late Nelson Miles Tunnell and Pinky Lee Hagerman Tunnell. She was of the Christian faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Prater; and two brothers, Junior Miles Tunnell and Roy Lee Tunnell.

She is survived by her husband, Johnny Adkins; one son, Johnny Adkins Jr. of the home; six sisters, Mabel Muncy Addair and husband David of Coretta, Edith Duty and husband Jim of War, Barbara Whitt of Welcome, N.C., Elsie Griffin and husband Tim of Kernersville, N.C., Darlene Beard of Parkersburg, and Peggy Sue Perdue and husband Franklin of Lexington, N.C.; one brother, James Tunnell and wife Lois of Bishop, Va.; and sister-in-law, Nancy Sue Adkins Horne of Tazewell, Va.

Funeral services will be conducted at noon today (Saturday), Jan. 26, 2013 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, Va. with the Reverend Wilmer Muncy officiating. Burial will follow at Greenhills Memory Gardens in Claypool Hill, Va. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Dorothy Carter Rasnick

    Dorothy Carter Rasnick, 91, of Princeton Health Care Center, formerly of Village Green, died Friday, July 25, 2014, at her residence.

    July 31, 2014

  • Mattie M. Church Allen

    Mattie M Church Allen age 78 of Burk Mountain went home to Heaven Monday July 28, 2014.

    July 31, 2014

  • Mamie Lee Webb Mamie Lee Webb

    Mamie Lee Webb , age 82, of Blacksburg, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Lewis Gale Hospital-Montgomery.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Clarence E. Smith

     Clarence E. Smith, 88, of Peterstown formerly of Princeton died Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at his home.
     

    July 31, 2014

  • Darlene Yvonne Wohlford Rose

    Darlene Yvonne Wohlford Rose died at the age of 88 on Sunday afternoon, July 27, 2014, at her home in Princeton following an extended illness.

    July 31, 2014

  • Earl Hayden “Red” Lilly Jr. Earl Hayden “Red” Lilly Jr.

    Earl Hayden “Red” Lilly, Jr., 75, of 300 Gott Road in Princeton died Monday, July 28, 2014 at Princeton Community Hospital.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mary Puckett (Mary Jackson Bailey) Mary Puckett (Mary Jackson Bailey)

    Mary Puckett (Mary Jackson Bailey) of Bluefield West Virginia passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, in Winston-Salem, NC after a brief illness.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Glen Kahle Belcher Glen Kahle Belcher

    BLUEFIELD — Glen Kahle Belcher, 82 of Bluefield, WV went home to be with the Lord Monday, July 28, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Betty Jo Gray Betty Jo Gray

    Betty Jo Gray, 76, of the Springfield Center in Lindside, formerly of Princeton Towers, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at her residence.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Juanita Bourne Coon

    Juanita Bourne Coon, age 75 of the Gratton community in Tazewell, VA died Monday, July 28, 2014 at Welmont Bristol Regional Medical Center in Bristol, TN.

    July 30, 2014