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Albert Maynard

1936 -- 2018


Albert Maynard, 81, of Norwalk, formerly of Berlin Heights, passed away on February 7, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born on February 15, 1936 in Gallup, KY and has lived in the Berlin Heights area since 1957. He worked as a truck driver for many years. He loved fishing and hunting and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his children Richard (Stacey) Maynard, of Norwalk, Carla (Steve) Kobza, of Berlin Heights, Brenda Turner, of Berlin Heights, Penny (Robert) Striker, of Norwalk, two sisters Joyce Terry and Virginia Thompson, both of Louisa, KY, 16 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife Ardielee (Castle) Maynard, his parents, John and Lucille (Boyd) Pridemore, a son-in-law Jackie Turner, and several siblings.

Friends may call on Saturday from 11:00 am until the time of services at 1:00 pm at the Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home, 38 South Street, Berlin Heights. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Berlin Heights.

Online condolences may be left at Memorials may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.


Bobby J. Campbell 

1933 -- 2018


Bobby J. Campbell 85 of Louisa, KY went home to be with the Lord on Saturday March 17, 2018 following a brief illness.

Bobby was born Jan. 31, 1933 at Lebanon, VA, the son of the late Barkley and Sadie Blankenship Campbell. He was a retired supervisor for American Electric Power, a member of the Louisa Free Will Baptist Church, and a United States Army Veteran.

Survivors include his loving wife Violet Wright Campbell, two sisters Faye Barton and Betty Yates, a brother Ted Campbell, his caregiver Janet Young, and a host of friends and loved ones.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday March 20, 2018 at 1:00 pm at the Louisa Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Vinny Vanhoose officiating. Burial will follow in the Yatesville Memorial Gardens.

Friends may visit the family on Tuesday from 11:00 am until time of services at the Louisa Free Will Baptist Church.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.


Rheada Mae Thompson Weinfurtner Fairchild

1959 -- 2018


Rheada Mae Thompson Weinfurtner Fairchild, 58, of Grayson passed away Sunday March 11, 2018 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, KY. 

Rheada was born June 4, 1959 in Key West, FL a daughter of Howard Edward Thompson of Bamburg, SC and the late Evelyn Mae Burch Thompson.  Rheada worked for Pennco windows and was a clerk for Northeast.  Rheada enjoyed the outdoors and crocheting.  Rheada’s true love was animals; especially her dogs Rufus and Foxy. 

In addition to her father Rheada is survived by her husband, Steven Wayne Fairchild; three brothers, Terry Thompson of Wayne, WV, Darrell Thompson  and John Thompson both of Amarillo, TX; two children, Angela (Charlie) Conley of Rush, KY and Jason (Hailey) Whitt of Ashland, KY; four grandchildren, Chelsea Conley, Carson Conley of Rush, KY, Coleton Whitt and Kaylin Whitt of Ashland, KY; and several nieces and nephews who all mourn her passing. 

A memorial service will be held 2 pm Thursday March 15th, 2018 at her daughter’s residence (486 Williams Creek, Rush, KY 41168). 

Arrangements are entrusted to the Malone Funeral Home in Grayson. 

Condolences may be sent to the family at



Patricia Ann Fleming

1935 -- 2018

Patricia Ann Fleming, 82, of Fort Gay, WV, died Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Rivers Bend Health Care in South Point, OH.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel by Pastor Tim Preston. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Cemetery, Wayne, WV.

She was born December 23, 1935 in Fort Gay, WV, a daughter of the late Harry and Zelda Christian Lester. Pat was a homemaker and member of the Greenbrier Missionary Baptist Church. Also preceding her in death were three sisters, Mildred Maynard, Kathleen Branon, Barbara Lester; three brothers, Ralph Lester, George Lester and Audrea Lester; a special niece and nephew, Wilma Blankenship and Brent Lester.

Survivors include her loving husband of 61 years, Robert Fleming; two daughters, Kelly Perry and husband, Mike of Louisa, KY, Amy Robertson and husband, Raymond of Fort Gay, WV; four grandchildren, Daniel Perry, Shelby Thomas and husband, Jonathan, Camron Robertson and Chase Robertson; a great granddaughter, Zayla Thomas.

Friends may call from noon until service time at Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, WV.


Rita Lynn Arrington Smith

1954 -- 2018


Rita Lynn Arrington Smith, 63, of Louisa, Ky. passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on March 10, 2018 at Three Rivers Medical Center following a long illness.

Rita was a homemaker. She was born on July 27, 1954; the daughter of the late Charlie and Della Harris Arrington. In addition to her parents, Rita is also preceded in death by her husband, Dennis L. Smith, a sister, Juanita Arrington West, and a brother-in-law, Claude West.

Survivors include a daughter, Jennifer (Randy) Thompson of Louisa, KY; three sons, Dennis (Becky) Smith, II of Louisa, KY, Kyle Smith of Lexington, KY, and Kevin Smith of Fort Gay, WV; two brothers, Kenneth (Edna) Arrington, and Chuck (Ruby) Arrington of Blaine, KY; two grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Rita is also survived by two lifelong, loving friends, Kenneth Lycans and Sandy Lycans.

Family, friends and others whose lives Rita has touched are invited to Wilson's Funeral Home in Louisa, KY from 6pm to 9pm on March 14, 2018.

The funeral service will be at 1pm on March 15, 2018 with Bro. Chuck Price officiating. Burial will follow in the Sparks Cemetery in Blaine, KY.

Services have been entrusted to Wilson’s Funeral Home in Louisa, KY.