Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Orell Fields

Orell Fields, 76, of Cowan, died April 28 at Norton Community Hospital in Norton, Va.

Born at Cowan, he was a son of the late Nelson and Phoebe Adkins Fields. He was also preceded in death by six brothers, James C. Fields, Howard Fields, Richard Fields, Delmer Fields, Ralph Fields and Gary Fields.

Mr. Fields was a U.S. Army veteran. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, raising a garden, and walking around the house.

Surviving are his wife, Laura Hampton Fields; a son, Jeff Fields of Wise, Va.; two brothers, Rex Fields and wife Tilda of Whitesburg, and Dean Fields and wife Kathy of Glade Hill, Va.; eight sisters, Kathryn Hoskins and husband Merle of Union, Evelyn Fields of Whitesburg, Ella Caudill and husband Mark of Whitesburg, Juanita Caudill and husband Curtis of Cowan, Janet Napier and husband Johnny of Whitesburg, Libby Honeycutt and husband Johnny of Whitesburg, Helen Roberts and husband Danny of Cowan, and Lisa Howard and husband David of Lexington; a granddaughter, Chelsea Newsom and husband Jordan, and a great-grandson, Jace Newsom of Bristol, Tenn.

Graveside services were held at the Fields family cemetery at Cowan.

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