Charleston Christmas Parade float winners named

Christmas Parade 7

Montgomery General Hospital had a Rock-&-Roll Christmas.

The winners of the 2019 Charleston Christmas Parade Float Contest were announced Thursday night after the parade made its way through the city.

Nearly 30 floats participated in the contest.

In the commercial division, the winners were: 1st Place T-Rex Science Center & Museum; 2nd Place Securitas Security Services USA; Honorable Mention CASCI.

In the nonprofit division, the winners were: 1st Place Montgomery General Hospital; 2nd Place FestivALL/Charleston Office of Public Art; Honorable Mention Elk River Nazarene Church.

The judges included Ric Cavender, executive director of Charleston Main Streets; Jama Jarrett, vice president of operations and communications for the Charleston Convention and Visitors Bureau; Mikayla Dent, owner of Ooh La Lucy; and Lisa McCracken, marketing director for Charleston Town Center.

Funerals for Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Adkins, Kenneth - 11 a.m., Evans Funeral Home Chapel, Chapmanville.

Carney, Herman - 11 a.m., Poca United Methodist Church, Poca.

Chrislip, David - 11 a.m., Elk Funeral Home, Charleston.

Coon, Iverson - 2 p.m., Pleasant Grove Church, Reedy.

Fisher, Delmer - 1 p.m., Long and Fisher Funeral Home, Sissonville.

Frame, Joe - 2 p.m., Elk Hills Memorial Park, Big Chimney.

Gibson, Floyd - 1 p.m., Stevens & Grass Funeral Home. Malden.

Harmon-Ray, Barbara - 11 a.m., Handley Funeral Home, Danville.

Kennedy, Eva - 11 a.m., Christ Church United Methodist, Charleston.

Patton, Loretta - 1 p.m., Good Shepherd Mortuary, South Charleston.

Peters, Bobby - 2 p.m., Handley Funeral Home, Danville.

Phillips, William - 3 p.m., Hafer Funeral Home, Elkview.

Ritchie, Juanita - 8 p.m., Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood.

Scott, Jimmie - 11 a.m., Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Cross Lanes.

Taylor, Kenneth - 1 p.m., Waters Funeral Chapel, Summersville.

Tribble, Harvey - 1 p.m., Raynes Funeral Home, Buffalo.

Williamson, Grayson - 11 a.m., Anderson Funeral Home, New Haven.