Obituaries

Eugene Brackenridge Bailes

Eugene Brackenridge Bailes, 86, Cottageville, died Nov. 10, 2018, at his home. Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Evergreen Hills Freewill Baptist Church, Cottageville, with Pastors Mark Price and Allen Donaldson officiating. Graveside services are 3:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Hickory Grove ...

Thomas Darnell

W. Thomas Darnell went home to the Lord on November 3, 2018. Tom was born in Harrisonburg, Virginia on August 29, 1931, the son of William Lee Darnell and Edythe Scott Darnell. He was preceded in death by both parents and his older brother, William H. Darnell. He is survived by his beloved wife ...

Barbara Lee Fox

Barbara Lee Fox, 76, of Newport, OH, passed away November 10, 2018 at her home. Barbara was born July 3, 1942 in Bridgeport, WV to William A. and Mary Agnes (Worstell) Wilburn. She worked at Camden Clark Hospital for 25 years and was a member of Spreading Truth Ministries in Parkersburg, ...

Danny Lee Gandee

Danny Lee Gandee, 70, of Belpre passed away unexpectedly November 11, 2018 at his residence. He was born on February 22, 1948 in Ripley, WV, the son of the late Everett Foley and Betty June Weekley Gandee. Danny proudly served his country in the US Air Force in Vietnam. He retired from ...

James Paul Hopkins

James Paul Hopkins, 72, of Little Hocking, Ohio passed away November 11, 2018, at Hickory Creek of Athens following a long illness. He was born on December 7, 1945 in Parkersburg, West Virginia to the late William R. and Fern McLain Hopkins. Upon graduation from Parkersburg High School he ...

Eddie L. Jones Sr.

Eddie L. Jones Sr., 63, Ripley, died Nov. 11, 2018, in Jackson General Hospital. Services will be 2 p.m. today at the Salt Hill Church, Ripley, with Pastor Mike Hatcher officiating. Burial will follow in the Salt Hill Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service ...

Betty Butcher Logsdon

Betty Butcher Logsdon, 90, of Parkersburg, WV died Sunday November 11, 2018 at Ohio Valley Health Care. She was born in Parkersburg, WV a daughter of the late Otto C. and Murrel E. (McBride) Baum. She was a homemaker and avid tennis player and golfer. She was a very active member of Order of ...

James Conrad McAllister

James Conrad McAllister, 94, of Huntington, formerly of Parkersburg, died Nov. 10, 2018, at Woodlands Retirement Community. Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington, is assisting the family.

Christy K. Patton

Christy K. Patton, 71, of Boaz, WV passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Camden Clark Medical Center surrounded by her family. She was born in Mason, WV on January 30, 1947 to the late Charles and Verna Estep. Christy is survived by her husband and love of her life Gary Patton; ...

Shelvy Jean (Kapple) Russell

Shelvy Jean (Kapple) Russell, of Portland, Texas, went peacefully to be with the Lord on November 6, 2018, at her residence surrounded by her family. Shelvy was born on March 25, 1944, in Lottridge, Ohio, a daughter of Robert W. Kapple and Margaret Gribble Kapple. She graduated from ...

Bernard Eugene (Gene) Tennant

Bernard Eugene (Gene) Tennant, 91, of Parkersburg passed away November 11, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Gene was born August 14, 1927 in Hammond, WV, the son of the late Adrian Russell and Hattie G. Hennen Tennant. In addition to being a Public Accountant by ...

Charles Eugene Wines

Charles Eugene Wines, 84, of Washington, WV went Home to be with his Heavenly Family on November 11, 2018. He was born June 19, 1934 in Wirt County, WV to the late Roy A. and Edith I. McPherson Wines. He was a Carpenter, a U. S. Army Veteran in the Berlin Crisis, a member of Fairview United ...

John Richard Barrett Jr.

John Richard “Jack” Barrett Jr., age 80, of Greensboro, GA, died Thursday, November 8, 2018 at his residence. Born in Parkersburg, WV on March 4, 1938, Jack was the son of the late John Richard Barrett Sr. and Doris Dear Summers Barrett. He graduated from Parkersburg Catholic High School ...

Vernice Eileen Best

Vernice Eileen Best, 81, of Marietta, Ohio, formerly of Caro, W.Va., and Bartlett, Ohio, passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, at the Marietta Center. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Barlow Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today at Hadley Funeral Home, 1021 Pike St., Marietta.

Betty B. Logsdon

Betty Butcher Logsdon, 90, of Parkersburg, W.Va., passed away Nov. 11, 2018, at Ohio Valley Health Care. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

Ricka Lee Trembly

Ricka L. “Ricki” Trembly, 70, of Parkersburg passed away November 10, 2018 at Camden Clark Medical Center. She was born May 7, 1948 in Parkersburg to the late Harry P. and Bertha J. Miller Seaman. She was a Business Accountant for Hall Financial Advisors and attended Lubeck Baptist Church. ...

Earl C. Adkins

Earl C. Adkins, 87, of Ravenswood, W.Va., and formerly of West Hamlin, W.Va., died, Nov. 9, 2018, at Eldercare of Ripley. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood. Burial will follow at 3 p.m. at Franklin Cemetery in West Hamlin. Visitation is ...

Norma Ruth Brookover

Norma Ruth Brookover, 92, of Vienna passed away November 10, 2018 at Harmar Place in Marietta. She was born March 21, 1926 in Wood County, WV, a daughter of the late Ake William and Mary Staats Cross. She had worked at Harold’s IGA in Vienna and at Speedy’s in Marietta. Norma was a member ...

Howard R. Carpenter

Howard R. Carpenter, 66, of Orma, W.Va., passed away Nov. 4, 2018 at his home. A private service will be held at a later date. Stump Funeral Home & Cremation Inc., Arnoldsburg, W.Va., is handling the services of Mr. Carpenter.

Russell Kirby Jr.

Russell Kirby Jr., 88, of Mineral Wells, WV, passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 at the Parkersburg Care Center. He was born March 18, 1930 in Wood County, WV, a son of the late Ira Russell and Zetta G. Santee Kirby. Russell was a U.S. Air Force Veteran; was owner/operator of his petting zoo; ...