Frankie Salmons, Jr. of Fort Gay

Frankie Salmons, Jr., 77 of Fort Gay passed away Saturday, August 11, 2012 at his home. He was born April 3, 1935 at Webb, WV. a son of the late Frank and Jessie Copley Salmons. He was a logger and member of the Webb Freewill Baptist Church. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by twins Larry and Florrie, great-grandchild, Kenya Salmons, brothers: Jarvis Ellis, Roland Salmons and Junior Coley and a sister Nancy Marcum. Surviving is his loving wife of 56 years, Vernie Dean Salmons, one daughter: Josie and Mike Perry of Fort Gay; three sons: Eugene and Willa Salmons of Fort Gay, Donald Mitchell and Malinda Salmons of Fort Gay and Kenny and Diana Salmons of Fort Gay; Step-mother Bertha Salmons, four brothers: J.T., Arbie, Bill, and Jimmy Salmons, six sisters: Sissy, Janie, Barbara, Betty, Linda Gayle and Shirley, Grandchildren: Franklin, Corey, Barry, Manda, Jason, D.J., Miranda, Ken, Michael, Katie, Brian, and J arnie, great-grandchildren: Brodgie, Kayla, Haley, Kierra, Olivia, Kerrigan, Jaylan, Brynna, Kaliegh, Lexi, Jamie, Jada, Chase, Tenisha, Hailey, Donnvan, Toshia, Kenna, Layken, Dean, Bailey, Brittney and Great Great: Branson, Riley, Jayden. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday at Webb Community Church, Webb, WV. with Rev. Kimble Copley and Rev. Everett Meddings officiating. Burial will be in the Webb Community Cemetery. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Sunday at the church. Young Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.