The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


July 25, 2012

Obituaries - Thursday, July 26, 2012


Gary Wayne Johnson II

Gary Wayne Johnson II, 41, of Oak Hill, died July 19, 2012, at Plateau Medical Center, Oak Hill.

Born Nov. 9, 1970, at Beckley, he was the son of his mother, Gailia Ann Rogers, and her husband, Rev. John Rogers, of Mullens; his father, Gary Wayne Johnson I, and wife Amy of Lexington, Ky.; and his father, Eddie Ramsey, and wife Linda L. of Fayetteville.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Jimmy Johnson, and his grandfather, James H. Honaker.

He was a truck driver and a member of Mountain View Church of God at Hilltop.

Surviving: his wife, Brenda Nelson Johnson; son, Gary Wayne Johnson III of Fayetteville; a stepson, Christopher Cox of Oak Hill; a stepdaughter, Jessica Cox of Oak Hill; his grandmother, Edith Allen Honaker of Oak Hill; sisters, Kimberly Ann Danch and husband Rob of Berlin Center, Ohio, and Ashley Dawn Urumelog of Oak Hill; stepbrothers and stepsisters, Ashley Miller of and Nick Miller, both of Lexington, Ky., and Joe Rogers and Amie Rogers, both of Bradenton, Fla.

Services were July 23 at Mountain View Church of God at Hilltop with Pastor John Rogers officiating. Burial followed at High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill.

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Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Adrian H. Kincaid Jr.

Adrian H. “Big A” Kincaid Jr., 63, of Pax, died July 22, 2012.

Born Oct. 11, 1948, in Charleston, he was the son of Thelma Stonestreet Kincaid and the late Adrian H. Kincaid Sr. He also was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles and Lucinda Stonestreet and Homer and Icie Kincaid; a brother, Leonard Kincaid; his uncle, Clarence Stonestreet; and his aunt, Almeda Shamblin.

Adrian served his country during the Vietnam War in the U.S. Army, 82nd Airborne.

He was a graduate in 1966 from Mount Hope High School. He loved his job and the men he worked with.  He never met a stranger. He always had a sense of humor. He will be greatly missed by his wife, children, family and friends.

Adrian enjoyed welding, WVU football, reloading, fishing, hunting, gardening, being with his family and his dogs, Gunny and Lucy, whom he loved like his own children.

Surviving, in addition to his mother: his loving wife, Debra Kincaid of Pax; daughters, Dawn Michelle Endicott and husband Stephen of North Carolina, Brandy Lynn Adkins and husband Jason of Prosperity, and Wendy Renee Kincaid of Pax; his only son, Shawn Kincaid and wife Jennifer of Oak Hill; his grandchildren, Chelsie Adrianna Endicott of North Carolina, Hannah Renee Bailey and Parker Kincaid, both of Pax, Chloe Kincaid and Colton Davis, both of Oak Hill, and Alyssa Ludswick of Pax; sister, Cynthia Glessner and husband Michael of Pennsylvania; brother, Charles Kincaid and wife Dianna of  Pennsylvania; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

A service honoring the memory of Adrian was held July 25 at Blue Ridge Funeral Home with Rev. Jessie Parker and Pastor Bryan Knight officiating and military honors following the service by the Oak Hill VFW.

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Arrangements by Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley.

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