Doris Elizabeth ‘Liz’ Prater Doris Elizabeth “Liz” Prater, 78, Vinton, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Arbors of Gallipolis. She was born April 9, 1935, in Logan County, West Virginia, daughter of the late Hiawatha and Mary Pridemore Farley.
Liz is survived by two sons, Ernest Steven (Frances) Pridemore, Scio, Ohio, and Anthony (Stephanie) Pridemore, Pensacola, Florida; fourteen grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; brothers, Delmus (Carol) Farley,...
Leonard L. Newberry Leonard L. Newberry, 77, of Patriot, Ohio, went to be with the Lord at his residence, holding hands with his wife of 56 years and surrounded by his loving family on Monday, May 6, 2013.
He was born November 12, 1935 in Mason County, W.Va., son of the late Robert and Velma McCarty Newberry. He married Jieniece Wandling Newberry on January 26, 1957 in Point Pleasant, W.Va., and she survives him. Leonard was a farmer and a Southwestern Distric...
William Keith Martyn William Keith Martyn, age 40, of Point Pleasant, W.Va., passed away Monday May 6, 2013, at Pleasant Valley Hospital in Point Pleasant, W.Va.
William Keith Martyn was born April 5, 1972 in Gallipolis, Ohio to the late William K Martyn, and Doris Glover Martyn. Besides his father Keith is preceded in death by his grandparents, Nora and Samuel Glover and Ruth and Albert Martyn, as well as one sister, Vanesa Haley.
Keith was a very fun loving...
Benjamin Franklin Roush Benjamin Franklin Roush, 77, of Letart, W.Va., died suddenly Sunday, May 5, 2013, at CAMC in Charleston, W.Va.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Foglesong-Roush Funeral Home. Burial will be at Yonker Cemetery in Letart, W.Va. Friends may call on the family from 4-9 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8.
Frank Puckett Frank Puckett, 87, of near Wilkesville died Saturday, May 4, 2013, at The Laurels of Athens, Ohio.
A graveside committal service at Vinton Memorial Park will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 9, 2013, with the Rev. Richard Hays, Waverly, officiating. A brief memorial, music, visiting and lunch will follow at the Wilkesville Community Cener.
Please send memorials to Shrine Children’s Hospitals c/o Gallipolis Shrine, P.O. Box 82, Gallipolis,...
Albert Eugene Lawson, Jr. Albert Eugene “Bird” Lawson, Jr., 49, of Portland, Ohio, died at 3:12 a.m. Sunday, May 5, 2013, in the Select Specialty Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, May 9, 2013, at the Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine. Pastor Charles Whaley will officiate. Interment will be in Sand Hill Cemetery, Long Bottom, Ohio. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until time of service on Thursday at the funeral home.
Faye C. Wildermuth Faye C. Wildermuth, 99, of Pomeroy, Ohio, died Monday, May 6, 2013, at Holzer Senior Care in Bidwell. Arrangements will be announced by the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy.
Jacklyn Rudd Killen Jacklyn Rudd Killen, RN, BSN, OCN, died Sunday May 4 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington, W.Va. due to complications from COPD. She was 77 years old.
Jackie was born in Frankfort, KY and raised in Ashland, KY. Jackie was known as having a passion for life and overcoming obstacles with a stubborn tenacity, Jackie died as she lived — with a dogged determination that would never recede. She died with her body completely spen...
Lisa K. Triplett Lisa K. Triplett, 47, of Crown City, passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Hospice of Huntington, Huntington, W.Va.
She was born September 3, 1965, in Waukegan, Illinois, daughter of the late George L. and Kay Johnson Triplett, who survives her. Lisa was a lab technician for Blacktop Industries, Mountain Enterprise, and West Virginia Paving/Shelly Company. She was a member of Victory Baptist Church. Lisa enjoyed hunting, fishing and all th...
Doris C. Stone Doris C. Stone, age 94, of Gallipolis, died Saturday May 4, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center.
Born March 30, 1919, in Hamburg, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Edna Foulke Campbell. In addition to her parents, Doris was preceded by one brother, Harold Campbell; and by two sisters, Madeline Rees and Jean Rothfleisch.
Doris retired from the Ohio State University where she worked as a manager in the Registrar’s office. Sh...
Dorothy Jean Wagner Dorothy Jean Wagner, age 86, of Circleville, Ohio and formerly of Arlington died at 10:25 p.m. on Friday, May 3, 2013, at the Logan Elm Nursing Home in Circleville. She was born on January 30, 1927, in Porter, Ohio to the late Dale and Garnet (Denny) Russell. She married Gerald H. Wagner on October 12, 1946, and he survives.
Dorothy is also survived by two sons, Mike (Cindy) Wagner of Circleville and Pat (Barb) Wagner of Arlington, as well ...
Robert ‘Rob’ Lewis Flowers Robert “Rob” Lewis Flowers, 44, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and formerly of East Liverpool, Ohio died unexpectedly at his residence at 5 a.m. Wednesday.
Calling hours will be held on Monday, May 6, 2013, from 1-3 p.m. in the Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine. In keeping with Rob’s wishes, there will be no funeral services.
Felon Thacker Felon Thacker, age 85, of Gallipolis, died Friday, May 3, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center.
Born May 26, 1927, in Pikeville, KY. He was the son of the late Taulby and Rosie Coleman Thacker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded by a grandson, Gregory Nathaniel Thacker and by brothers and sisters, Tilden Thacker, Hattie Golf and Eloise Thacker.
Felon was a retired gas driller. He greatly enjoyed farming and spending time with his famil...
Mina Kent Harmon Mina Kent Harmon, 86, of Forest Park, Ill., formerly of Point Pleasant, W.Va., died April 29, 2013, in West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, Ill.
A funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 6, 2013, at Casto Funeral Home Chapel in Evans, W.Va., with the Rev. Gerald Sayre officiating. Burial will follow in the Creston Cemetery in Evans, W.Va.