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Dwight Christopher Daniels

1979 - 2015

Dwight Christopher Daniels, age 36, of Louisa Ky, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at his home in Louisa after a courageous battle with cancer. Chris was born January 17, 1979 in Ashland , KY. He is the son of Harold and Freddie (Jett) Daniels. 

He was a former employee of KRT, a member of the Louisa Volunteer Fire Department, a Christian and a unique person who was loved by everyone who knew him. Let it be known, this firefighter has earned his angel wings.

In addition to his parents he is survived by one brother, David Daniels of Louisa, KY and a special nephew, Connor Daniels. Chris also leaves behind his extended brothers and sisters that make up the Louisa Volunteer Fire Department and a special friend since childhood, Jack Trautwein.

The family would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who helped with Chris during his final days on this earth and especially the ladies who gave him 24/7 care.

The funeral will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at the Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Monty Cooper officiating.  Burial will follow in the Riverview Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call,  Monday, July 6 from 5-9 at Wilson Funeral Home.

All arrangements have been entrusted to Chris’ buddies at Wilson Funeral Home.

Online condolences can be made at www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com

Elva Wheeler

1930 - 2015

Elva Wheeler, 84, of Blaine, KY, passed away at his home July 1, 2015.

Elva was born December 29,1930 in Blaine, KY to the late Chester and Clora Craft - Wheeler. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Wanda Lee Wheeler and Pearleen Wheeler, two brothers, Leonard Wheeler and Arhur Wheeler, and one foster brother, Morton Wheeler.

He is survived by one sister, Lorene Wheeler, of Blaine, KY, two brothers, Freeman and wife Merle Wheeler, and Virgil and wife Roberta Wheeler, both of Columbus, OH, one sister- in- law, Pauline Wheeler of Ashland, KY, one best friend, May Hazel Cordle of Louisa, KY, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, July 3, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Old Hood Church with Elders Gene May, Claude Mollette, and Johnny Mollette.

Friends may visit Thursday, July 2, 2015 from the hours of 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, Louisa, KY.

Charlotte Lee Quesenberry

1945 - 2015

Charlotte Lee Quesenberry, 69, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Sunday, June 28, 2015 at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, Ky.

She was born August 6, 1945 in Paintsville, Ky. a daughter of the late John Mulkey and the late Dixie Fyffe Barker. She was a homemaker. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Larry Mulkey.

Survivors include, two daughters, Debbie Childrers of Louisa, Ky.; Vickie Stepp also of Louisa, Ky.; sister, Valarie Malone of South Point, Ohio; brother, Eddie Barker of South Point, Ohio; grandchildren, Angela Childers, Jamie Childers, Chad Stepp, Karla Stepp; great grandchildren, Brantley and Brooklyn Cantrell; A very special friend, Helen Harmon.

A memorial service will be conducted 2:00 pm Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at Young Funeral Home Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Young Funeral Home 201 West Main Street, Louisa, Ky. 41230

Sonya Lynn Williamson-Dillon

1968 - 2015

Sonya Lynn Williamson-Dillon, 46 of Fort Gay, WV, entered into rest June 29, 2015 at Cabell Huntington Hospital.

Sonya was born December 30, 1968 to Bobby Williamson and the late Delores Kay Stepp-Williamson in Columbus, OH. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Otis Lynn Dillon.

She is survived by her daughter, Lillian Kay Dillon, two sisters, Pamela and husband Richard Meddings of Crum, WV, Lorena and husband Gabriel Smith of Fort Gay, WV, one brother, Bobby Williamson of Roanoke, VA, two nephews, Brandon Meddings and Tristan Smith, one very special friend and neighbor, James Tucker, and a host of friends and co-workers. 

Sonya was a member of Saltpetre Community Church, where her late husband, Rev. Otis Lynn Dillon, served as an elder. She was employed by Zimms Bagging Co. before she was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. Sonya was a very kind and compassionate individual that always had an encouraging word for those that battled the daily struggles of life. During the tenure of her illness, she was very devoted to uplifting those afflicted by cancer, by crocheting prayer shawls for them that she would bring before the elders of the church to be anointed and prayed over. Though her condition weakened her mortal body, her faith in God never waned. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her, but by a faithful reliance on the finished work of Christ at the cross there will be another reunion.

Memorial services will be conducted Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 4 p.m. at Saltpetre Community Church with Rev. Gabriel Smith and Rev. Steve Ramey officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Lillian Kay Dillon Scholarship Fund.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home. 

Rev. Otis Lynn Dillon

1957 - 2015

Rev. Otis Lynn Dillon, 57, of Fort Gay, WV, entered into rest Wednesday, June 24, 2015. 

Otis was born November 29, 1957 in Louisa, KY to Rev. Otis Dillon and the late Lillian Evans- Dillon. He is survived by his loving wife Sonya Lynn Williamson-Dillon and daughter Lillian Kay Dillon, two sisters, Kay and husband Randall Sartin of Fort Gay, WV, Brenda and husband Larry Smith of Fort Gay, WV, and a host of other family, friends, and co-workers.  He was preceded in death by an aunt Lorena Evans, and an uncle John Dillon.

He was an Elder of the Saltpetre Community Church where he served as Chairman of the Media Ministries. He was formerly the Assistant Pastor of Silver Creek Church.  He was self-employed as the owner of River Track Studio for many years where he recorded many projects that were popular in the bluegrass, gospel, and country industries. He was a very accomplished musician both on the road and in the studio.  He was a very loving and caring individual who left his mark on every life that he ever touched.  He will be truly missed by all who ever knew him.  Although the time of his departure was set by God before the foundation of the world, there will be a time of re-unitement reserved only for those that have been purchased by the blood of Christ.  

Memorial services will be held Sunday June 28, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. at the Saltpetre Community Church with Rev. Chris Wilson and Rev. Gabriel Smith officiating.  There will be a dinner in the fellowship hall following the service. 

In lieu of flowers the family has requested that you bring framed photographs to display at the service. 

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home, Louisa, KY.