The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 13, 2013

Obituaries— Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Mary Adkins

HINTON —- Mary Adkins, 78, of Hinton, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Summers County A.R.H. Hospital in Hinton.

Arrangements are pending completion at Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.


Leon Rosa Amick

NETTIE — Leon Rosa Amick, 95, went home to Heaven on Monday, March 11, 2013, at Richwood, W.Va.

She was born June 10,1917, at Carl, and was the daughter of the late Watson and Anna Jones O’Dell.

Leon was a Baptist and a Christian by faith, and a member of the Olive Branch Baptist Church in Nettie.  Leon loved God and worshipped and praised him daily. She will be remembered for her sincere kindness and Christian love of everyone she met.

In addition to her parents, Leon was preceded in death by  her husband of 47 years, James Orville Amick; a son, James Delmas Amick; paternal grandparents, Early Downtain O’Dell and Mary Ann O’Dell; maternal grandparents, Fountain and Almarinda Jones; and her brothers, Jenessee “Boots” O’Dell and Bob O’Dell; sisters, Elivee Amick, Louvella Amick, Reva Spencer and Ruby McCutcheon.

Left to cherish her memory are daughters, Wanda Jane McCutcheon and husband, James McCutcheon of Canvas, Mary Wolverton and husband, John Wolverton of Camden-on-Gauley; a  granddaughter, Angela Lynn Amick, and finance, Jack Daugherty, of Summersville; one grandson, Nathan Gwinn and his wife, Brandi, of Petersburg, Va.; a sister, Rosie Thomas of Leivasy; great-grandson, Aiden Gwinn, and step grandchildren, Crystal King and Andrew Wolverton; step-great-grandchildren, Nelson and Shyanne King and Anna and James Wolverton.

Services will be 1 p.m. Friday, March 15, 2013, in the Olive Branch Baptist Church in Nettie, with the Rev. Ryan Trescott officiating. Interment will follow in the Fairview Cemetery at Nettie.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2013, at the church.

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Arrangements entrusted to Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, Rainelle.

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