Nina Mae Valentine
Published: Friday, January 25, 2013

Nina Mae Valentine, age 69, of Newport, passed away Thursday, January 24, 2013, at Newport Medical Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband James Valentine, parents John and Ollie Vell Mooneyham, son John Wesley Hembree, and several brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Valerie and Gary Baxter, brother Junior Mooneyham, sisters Mozella Ford, Nita Frisbee, Dolly Black, and Rosie Black; a very special family friend James Cody; grandchildren Jennifer Collins and husband Ron; Christy Wilson and husband John Paul Wilson; Bobby Hembree and fiancée Heather Stokely, Harley Hembree and fiancé Roger Arnold; great-grandchildren Wyatt Collins, Tristien and Macy Wilson, Colton Arnold, and Eli Hembree; also other family and friends.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Sunday, January 27, 2013, with the funeral services following at 1:00 p.m. in Manes Funeral Home West Chapel with Rev. Artie Sturm officiating. Burial will follow in Stokely’s Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge.

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