Virginia Dare Bateman (Dollie) Virginia Dare Bateman (Dollie), 64, of Gallipolis Ferry, W.Va., died April 29, 2013.
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., on Thursday, May 2, 2013, at the Beale Chapel Cemetery in Apple Grove, W.Va., with Pastor Randy Hall officiating. There will be no visitation. Virginia’s care has been entrusted to Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, W.Va.
Wanda Jean Lee Wanda Jean Lee, age 84, of Gallipolis, (Kanauga Community) passed away Friday afternoon, April 26, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center. Born January 13, 1929, in Kanauga, Ohio she was the daughter of the late Walter H. Schoonover and Thelma B. Daugherty Schoonover.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded by her Husband, Lester G. Lee, whom she married in October 1948 and preceded her on January 21, 1993; two brothers, Walter Schoonover, Jr....
Dottie June Oliver Dottie June Oliver, 68, of West Columbia, W.Va., died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, with services beginning at 1 p.m., at the Foglesong-Rough Funeral Home. Officiating will be Pastor Glenn Rowe.
Anita Diane (Tucker) Thomas Anita Diane (Tucker) Thomas, 56, of Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Mason County, W.Va., died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at Mt. Carmel Hospital, in Columbus, Ohio.
Diane’s life was remembered at 11 a.m., Monday, April 29, 2013, at the New Hope Bible Baptist Church, with Rev. Steven Sanderson officiating. Burial followed in Tucker Cemetery, in Grimm’s Landing, W.Va. Visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday evening, April 28, 2013, at the Crow-...
Orville Brooks Sayre Orville Brooks Sayre, 90, of Pomeroy, died at 5 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013, in the Emergency Department at Saint Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington, W.Va., after what he had earlier described as “a good full life.”
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in the Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine, with Pastor Wes Thoene officiating. Interment will follow in the Letart Falls Cemetery. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. on ...
Elmer Walker Elmer Walker, 67, of Henderson, W.Va., died at St. Mary’s Medical Center on April 26, 2013.
Funeral services will be held on at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the Deal Funeral Home, with Pastor Sanders Rulen, and Jack McCoy officiating. Burial will be in the Henderson Cemetery, Henderson, W.Va. Friends may visit the family from noon to 1 p.m., on Tuesday, at the Deal Funeral Home.
Anthony Wayne Thornton Anthony Wayne Thornton, 53, of Point Pleasant, W.Va., died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis, Ohio.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, May 2, 2013, at Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, W.Va., with Rev. Jack Parsons officiating. Burial will follow in the White Family Cemetery at Long Bottom, Ohio, where military graveside rites will be given by the West Virginia Honor Guard and American L...
Larry E. Barton Larry E. Barton, 72, of Reedsville, Ohio, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W.Va.
Services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at White-Schwarzel Funeral Home, Coolville, Ohio with John Mark Thompson officiating. Burial will be in the Eden Cemetery.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Masonic services will held at 8 p.m.
Maryanna King Maryanna King, age 87, of Columbus, Ohio, passed away April 27, 2013. She was born October 21, 1925, in Gallipolis, Ohio, and retired from Lee’s Catering.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Denver King; children, Judith Ann and Kenny King; and brother, Willard Hayward Evans.
She is survived by children, Larry King, Sr., Reva Martin and Rick (Tess) King; daughter-in-law, Terry King; grandchildren, Keith, Larry, Jr., Denise, Craig, A...
Gladys June Skeens Gladys June Skeens, 80, of Letart, W.Va., died Sunday April 28, 2013.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Thursday May 2, 2013, at the Fogelsong-Roush Funeral Home in Mason, W.Va. Services will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday May 2, 2013 at the Fogelsong-Roush Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Graham Cemetery in New Haven, W.Va. Officiating will be Pastor Charlie Cundiff and Reverend Chris Skeens.
John William Cook, Jr. John William Cook, Jr., 81, of Henderson, W.Va., died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Pleasant Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, W.Va., with Rev. Alfred Holley and Speaker Ronnie Cremeans officiating. Burial will follow in Beale Chapel Cemetery at Apple Grove, W.Va. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home.
George Albert Ball George Albert Ball, 66, of Glenwood, W.Va., died Friday, April 26, 2013, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, with his loving family at his side.
A celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m., on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at the Valley Fire Dept., with Rev. Mark Mayes officiating. Burial will be in the Ball’s Chapel Cemetery in Ashton, W.Va., with Fireman honors given. Friends may visit the family from noon to 2 p.m., on Wednesday at the fire sta...
Edsel Franklin Johnson Edsel Franklin Johnson, age 79, of Oak Hill, Ohio, passed away Monday, April 29, 2013, at his home. He was born March 29, 1934, in West Virginia, the son of the late Garrett and Mary (Hess) Johnson. He worked road construction most of his life. After being disabled, he enjoyed fishing, shooting matches and playing the lottery. He enjoyed being around his friends and family.
Edsel is survived by children, Bobby Johnson, Donna Smith and Linda...
NRA member addresses the ‘big lie’ Dear Editor,
In Sunday’s paper, a writer from Columbus expressed his shame and had to hang his head because he couldn’t believe that Sen. Rob Portman had the nerve to vote against the gun control debate in the U.S. Senate.
He adds in his letter that 90 percent of Americans, gun owners and NRA members are in favor of “universal” background checks. I have to wonder who supplied him with his poll numbers. Perhaps it was Sarah Brady, or Diann...
Geneva Bryant Geneva Bryant, 66, of Scottown, Ohio, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at her home.
Funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio, by Pastor Carl Black. Burial will follow in Miller Memorial Gardens, Miller, Ohio. Visitation will be held from 6-9 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2013, at the funeral home.