Helen Burns

Helen Louise Burns, 87, of Marietta, Ohio, died Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Memorial services 1 p.m. Thursday, Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home. Visitation two hours prior to the services. Burial Salem Township cemetery.

Martha Castle

Martha “Marty” Alice (McKenzie) Castle, 75, of Cottageville, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Service 1 p.m. Sunday, Jones-Preston Funeral Home, Paintsville, Ky. Burial McKenzie Family Cemetery, Nippa, Ky. Visitation 4-9 p.m. Saturday, Jones-Preston Funeral Home. Visitation ...

Arnold Dye

Arnold Dye, 80, of Palestine, WV, passed away, Aug 9, 2017, at Eagle Pointe of Parkersburg, WV, after an extended illness. He was born in Wirt County the son of the late Charles Otmer and Clara Grace (Wood) Dye. Arnold was a 1956 graduate of Wirt County High School. He retired from Union ...

David Fankhauser

David Fankhauser, 31, of Parkersburg, W.Va., died August 7, 2017. Arrangements pending at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre.

Ernest Frederick

Ernest Albert Frederick, 72, of Harrisville, died August 8, 2017. Funeral services 2 p.m., Sunday, Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville. Interment Hazelgreen Cemetery. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Mary Jane Holliday

Mary Jane Holliday, 77, of Bens Run, WV formerly of Parkersburg died Thursday, August 10, 2017 at her home while surrounded by her husband, Billy Joe and faithful canine, “Killer”. Her request was for no services.

Moselle O’Brien

Moselle O’Brien, 95, of Spencer, died August 8, 2017. Funeral service 1 p.m. Saturday, John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer. Visitation 6-8 p.m. today.

Charles Jackson

Charles “C.J.” Jackson, 28, of Parkersburg, passedaway August 8, 2017. There will be no visitation or service. Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Green St. Parkersburg is assisting the family.

Shirley L. Kemp Jenkins

If you’re reading this, the diabetes finally won its war on my body, and I peacefully went to sleep at my daughter’s home in Belpre, Ohio, on Monday, August 7, 2017, just short of my 68th birthday. I was born on August 29, 1949 in Confluence, PA, to John and Phyllis (Baker) Kemp in 1949, ...

Darrel O’Dell

Darrel J. O’Dell, 85, of Ravenswood, W.Va., passed away August 7, 2017 Memorial service 4-7 p.m. September 9, 2017, Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood.

Michael H. Scott

Michael H. Scott, age 67, passed away of natural causes on August 8, 2017 at his home in Marietta, Ohio. Michael was born on October 26, 1949 to Paul and Mary Ann Skotynsky. Formerly of North Toledo, Ohio, Michael graduated from Woodward High School in 1967, Shortly after attending Ohio State ...

Robert “Bruce” Spencer

Robert “Bruce” Spencer, 76 of Columbus, Ohio formerly of Belpre, Ohio died on August 7, 2017 at the Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Parkersburg, WV on April 3, 1941 and was the son of the late Oscar Eugene Spencer and Ruth Eloise McPherson Means. He had worked for ...

Pamela S. Vogel

Pamela Sue Vogel, 70, of Parkersburg, West Virginia, passed away at her home on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. She was born on March 19, 1947, a daughter of the late Lawrence and Gypsie Peters. Pam worked in the dietary department for St. Joseph’s Hospital for most of her career. She enjoyed ...

Everett Rodney “Rod” Waybright

Everett Rodney “Rod” Waybright, 65 of Parkersburg went home to be with his family and heavenly father August 9, 2017 at the Camden Clark Medical Center Memorial Campus. He was born at Leachtown, WV. the son of the late Everett Lee and Dorothy C. Richards Waybright. He had been employed by ...

Harold Weppler

Harold Edward Weppler, 91, of Whipple, Ohio, died Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Abiding with his wishes, he was cremated and memorial service 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home.

Edna Gordon West

Edna Gordon West, 92, passed away on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at her home in Troy, WV. She was born in Newberne on May 22, 1925: daughter of the late Rossa Gordon and Macel Queen Gordon. On March 31, 1945, she married Damon West and they celebrated sixty-six years of marriage before his death ...

Clarice Whytsell

Clarice Marie Whytsell, 88, of Grantsville, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Funeral services 2 p.m. Sunday, Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc., Grantsville. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Saturday. Interment Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Ruth A. Brightwell

Ruth A. Brightwell, 72, of Parkersburg, W.Va., died Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, at her home, after an eight month battle with small cell lung cancer. Born in Charleston, W.Va., Ruth was a daughter of the late O. Clinton and Ruth Irene (Hunt) Brightwell. She graduated from Stonewall Jackson High ...

Betty J. James

Betty J. Allman James, 68, of Parkersburg, W.Va., died Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, at CCMC Memorial Campus. She was born in Parkersburg, W.Va., a daughter of the late Donald and Rena (Cozzens) Moody. She retired from The Bureau of Public Debt. She was a member of the The Rebekahs. She is ...

Terry L. Smith

Terry Lane Smith, 65, of Williamstown, passed away Aug. 6, 2017, at the James Cancer Center in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Campbellsville, Ky., the son of the late Roger Arvin and Lena Opal Hord Smith. He was owner and operator of T.L. Smith Excavating for 35 years. He moved to ...