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Obituaries

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42098 East Morgan Ave Pennington Gap, VA 24277

276-546-2456

29521 Wilderness Rd. Jonesville, VA 24263

276-346-3553

Please direct all condolences to this e-mail address: condolences@provincefuneralhome.com 

Franklin D. Frank Vaughan age 79 of Duffield,VA and a resident of Ridgecrest Manor nursing home in Duffield,VA formerly of Lee County,VA. Frank was born Monday, March 18, 1935 in West Virginia and passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 at the Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, TN. He had been a siding contractor and a Veteran in the US Army. He loved fishing and going to auctions and was of the Baptist Faith. Frank was preceded in death by his parents George and Pearlie Ramey Vaughan, a brother Corkey Vaughan, and two sisters Roberta V. Moore and Jearline Johnson. Frank is survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends. The family would like to thank the staff at Ridgecrest Manor nursing home for all their help and care.

 

The funeral service will be held at 8:00 PM Monday, July 28, 2014 in the Province Funeral Home Sanctuary in Pennington Gap,VA with Paul Davis, Jr. officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00 PM until the time of service. Graveside service will be held Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM at the Adams Cemetery in Duffield,VA. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery at 10:45 AM . Condolences can be sent to the family by e-mail to condolences@provincefuneralhome.com Province Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. We are conveniently located at 42098 E Morgan Ave Pennington Gap, VA. 24277 Phone number 276-546-2456

Parkey Daniel Wells of Pennington Gap, VA passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014 in Sevierville, TN after a brief illness. He was born in St. Charles, VA on Sunday, September 12, 1943 to his father Clarence R. Wells and mother Roxie Benfield Wells, who preceded his death.  Two sisters Barbara Ann Wells and Stella Ozella Wells Alsup also preceded him in death. He retired as a carpenter and loved singing and playing his guitar. He could often be found at the Tazewell Flea Market at his booth with fellow musicians, playing and singing songs they loved. His great sense of humor and winning smile will be missed by all who knew him.He is survived by one son Chad Daniel Wells and wife, Kathy of Seymour, IN, two grandchildren Chelsea Wells and Gavyn Daniel Wells both of Seymour, IN, one brother Norman Richard Wells and wife, Betty of Crab Orchard, KY, two sisters Etta Mozelle Wells Smyth of Danville, VA and Connie Jean Wells Carter and husband, Ronnie of Pigeon Forge, TN. He is also survived by three nephews, five nieces, many great-nieces, nephews and cousins.  Also many friends mourn his passing.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Province Funeral Home Sanctuary in Pennington Gap, VA with Rev. Paul Benfield, Jr. officiating.Visitation will be from 1:00 PM Tuesday until the time of the service.Burial will follow at Lee Memorial Gardens in Woodway.Condolences can be sent to the family by e-mail to condolences@provincefuneralhome.com We are located at 42098 E. Morgan Ave. Pennington Gap, VA 24277Phone 276-546-2456

Doris Ann Tritt age 62 of Pennington Gap, VA was born Thursday, March 6, 1952 in Bell County, KY and went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the Bristol Hospice House in Bristol, TN. Doris was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, she had been a homemaker and of the Baptist Faith. She was preceded in death by her parents Corbin and Ordie Fields and one brother Jerry Fields.Doris is survived by her husband of 43 years Kenneth Allen Tritt of Pennington Gap, VA, one son Junior Tritt and wife, Tracy of St. Charles, VA, one daughter Rose Bledsoe and husband, Grant (JoeBud) of Jonesville, VA, two special granddaughters Samantha and Susan Bledsoe, three brothers Melvin Fields, Tom Fields and Richard Fields all of St. Charles, VA, three sisters Susie Bryant of St. Charles, VA, Mary Mooneyhan of Dryden, VA and Joyce Knuckles of St. Charles, VA. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other family and friends and special friends Lisa Brewer and Sue Haynes.

Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Province Funeral Home in Pennington Gap, VA.The graveside service will be at 2:00 PM Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Lee Memorial Gardens in Woodway, VA with Bud Eldridge  and Paul Davis, Jr. officiating family and friends are asked to meet at the funeral home at 1:00 PM Wednesday to go to the cemetery.Condolences can be sent to the family by e-mail to condolences@provincefuneralhome.com We are located at 42098 E. Morgan Ave. Pennington Gap, VA 24277Phone 276-546-2456

Anna Black age 52 of the Pucketts Creek Community in Pennington Gap, VA was born Sunday, April 22, 1962 in St. Charles, VA went to be with the Lord, Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, TN.  She had been a housekeeper at Lee Nursing and Rehab and was a member of the St. Charles First Baptist Church.She was preceded in death by her parents Harvey and Georgia Rutherford and one brother Harvey Rutherford, Jr.Anna is survived by her husband Luther Black of the the home, two sons Luther Black, Jr. and wife, Jennifer of Knoxville, TN and Robert Black of Jonesville, VA, two daughters Amy Black of Pennington Gap, VA and Vickie Black of St. Charles, VA. She is also survived by three grandchildren Brittany Black, Ashlyn Black and Denise Shelton, one great-grandchild Zayden Black, one brother Roger Rutherford of St. Charles, VA, two sisters Jean Davis and husband, Paul of Pennington Gap, VA and Helen Tritt and husband, Joe of Pennington Gap, VA, several special nieces, nephews, several great-nieces and nephews and many friends.

The funeral service will be held at 8:00 PM Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the Province Funeral Home Sanctuary in Pennington Gap, VA with Paul Davis, Jr. officiating.Visitation will be from 6:00 PM Wednesday until the time of the service.Entombment will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday at Lee Memorial Gardens in Woodway, VA.Family and friends are asked to meet at the funeral home at 12:00 noon Thursday to go to the cemetery.In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to Province Funeral Home.Condolences can be sent to the family by e-mail to condolences@provincefuneralhome.com We are located at 42098 E. Morgan Ave. Pennington Gap, VA 24277Phone 276-546-2456

Ezra Wayne Brewer age 61 of Pennington Gap, VA departed this life on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at his residence.  He was born Thursday, May 21, 1953 to Ezra and Viola Brewer.Before becoming disabled he was a coal miner and a drummer. He was of the Pentecostal Faith.Beside his parents Ezra and Viola Brewer, he was also preceded in death by his father and mother-in-law Roy and Barb Woodard.He is survived by his son Anthony Brewer and wife, Michelle of Cawood, KY, his daughter Jessica Hicks and husband, Jamey of Cranks, KY, five grandchildren Dalton, Dakota, Dylan, Haley and Brianna, a very special aunt Mary Ann Dagley and husband, Bob of Dayton, OH.  He is also survived by his wife Cindy Brewer of Pennington Gap, VA and a host of other friends and relatives.

A memorial service will be held at 8:00 PM Thursday, July 31, 2014 with Pastor Donnie Pickett officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00 PM Thursday until the time of the service.Condolences can be sent to the family by e-mail to condolences@provincefuneralhome.com We are located at 42098 E. Morgan Ave. Pennington Gap, VA 24277Phone 276-546-2456