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Hurricane’s Cunningham lacks size, but plays big role

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — One of the tallest tasks falls to perhaps the shortest member of the Hurricane football team in senior Connor Cunningham.

Cunningham, listed at 5-foot-3, 135 pounds, plays left tackle for the Redskins, and his role...

Funerals for: October 21, 2014

Bell, Bobby D. 2 p.m., Crooked Creek Church of Christ, Crooked Creek.

Cox, Drema K. 1 p.m., Broyles

Gagnon, Lettie F. 2 p.m., Harvest Time Church of God, Charleston.

Lilly, Zane 2 p.m.,...

Kenneth A. Shaw
Kenneth A. Shaw

Colonel Kenneth "Ken" Alden Shaw (Ret.) passed away Oct. 19, 2014 following a long battle with Parkinson's disease. He was 80 years old. Ken is survived by his wife, Gayle Twigger-Shaw; his sisters, Katherine Bowns of Tampa, Fla., and Nancy Burns of...

Debra Sharon Sites
Debra Sharon Sites

Debra Sharon Sites, 61, of Elkview, lost her courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 with her loving family by her side.

Preceding her in death were her parents, the Rev. B.J. Sowards and Barbara Jean Sowards.

Debra is...

Cleve Mullins
Cleve Mullins

Cleve Mullins, of Glasgow, born May 10, 1921, passed away from complications of a fall on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 at CAMC General Hospital, Charleston.

Preceding him in death were his wife of 62 years, Dorothy (Nidy) Mullins; parents, Andrew (Sr.) ...

Kenneth D. Rexrode

Kenneth "Kenny" David Rexrode, 71, of Craigsville, died Oct. 17, 2014. Service will be noon Wednesday, Oct. 22, at Simons-Coleman Funeral Home, Richwood. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, at the funeral home.

Mary Frances Payne
Mary Frances Payne

Mary Francis Payne, 71, of Ashford, went home to be with the Lord on Oct. 19, 2014 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

She was a retired certified medical assistant at CAMC and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to all who knew...

James Robert Campbell
James Robert Campbell

James Robert Campbell died Saturday evening, October 18, 2014, at home surrounded and embraced by family. He was the cornerstone of strength in the foundation of a beautiful family. He had an increasingly rare combination of strong character, humble...

Robert C. Ruhlin
Robert C. Ruhlin

Robert "Rob" Charles Ruhlin passed away at Methodist Dallas Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, on the morning of Oct. 18, 2014 as a result of injuries received in a traffic accident. Rob was 33 years old. Rob was born in Houston, Texas, on Nov. 1, 1980. ...

Robert Sydenstricker
Robert Sydenstricker

Robert Lee "Bob" Sydenstricker, 79, of Scott Depot, passed away Oct. 18, 2014 at CAMC Teays Valley.

He was born Aug. 1, 1935 in Charleston, a son of Dennis and Racheal Sydenstricker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his...

Berchie Felton

Berchie Sawyers Harmon Felton, 77, of Beckley, died Oct. 19, 2014. There will be no funeral or visitation, per the family's wishes. Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace of Rainelle.

Anthony F. Serreno

Anthony Felix Serreno, 8, of Dunbar, passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. Arrangements by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford, Va.

Edna Ruth McDaniel

Edna Ruth McDaniel, 68, of Hurricane, passed away at St. Mary's Hospital after a short illness.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Danny McDaniel, and son, Tony McCallister.

She is survived by her sons, Donal (Debbie) McDaniel of St....