Obituaries

Gene M. Clegg

Gene M. Clegg, 78, of Coolville, OH, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at his residence. He was born Feb. 11, 1940 in Parkersburg, WV, son of the late Glenn and Ada Daugherty Clegg. Gene loved his grandchildren, lawn work and playing the piano. He was employed at the Parkersburg News and ...

Sherry Ann Edgell

Sherry Ann Edgell, 53, of Parkersburg died Nov. 11, 2018, Marietta Memorial Hospital. Services are 2 p.m. Saturday at the Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer, with the Rev. Danny Whited officiating. Visitation two hours prior to the service at the funeral home. After the service, she will be ...

Bill Farmer

Bill Farmer, 74, of Belpre passed away Nov. 11, 2018, at Camden Clark Medical Center. Services are 4 p.m. Friday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 1305 Washington Blvd., Belpre. Visitation from 2 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home

Larry Owen Freshour

Larry Owen Freshour, 76, of Parkersburg passed away Nov. 12, 2018, at his residence. Kimes Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Grace Eloise Ingram

Grace Eloise Ingram, 93, of Parkersburg, passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at her residence. She was born December 20, 1924, in Wood County, WV a daughter of the late Alonzo and Nellie McVey White. Grace was a Teacher’s Aide at Madison School for several years and also worked at ...

Bobby Lancaster

Bobby Lancaster, 69, of Sistersville, passed away Nov. 12, 2018. Visitation 11-1 p.m. Thursday with service starting at 1 p.m. at Myers Funeral Home, Sisterstille.

James C. McAllister

James Conrad McAllister, 94, of Huntington, WV, formerly of Parkersburg, WV, passed away November 10, 2018, in Woodlands Retirement Community. Jim was born October 28, 1924, in Catlettsburg, Kentucky, the son of the late John Edward McAllister and Jenny Finch Lawton McAllister. The family moved ...

Roger Lee Rose

Roger Lee Rose, 71, of Parkersburg, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018 at his residence. He was born January 14, 1947, in Parkersburg, a son of the late Ray Rose and Mildred Ball Rose Mixer. Roger was a U.S. Veteran of the Marine Corp and served two tours in Vietnam. He enjoyed ...

Sonia G. Walkup

Sonia G. Walkup, 76, of Evans, W.Va., passed away Nov. 12, 2018, in Jackson General Hospital, Ripley following a brief illness. A memorial service will be held at Casto Funeral Home, Evans, in the early spring. Arrangements by Casto Funeral Home.

Lillie Britton Wright

Lillie Britton Wright, 81, of Lowell passed away Nov. 12, 2018, at Cedar Grove Nursing Home in Parkersburg. Services are 11 a.m. Friday at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home, Marietta, with burial to follow in Rainbow Cemetery. Visitation begins 2 p.m. Thursday with the family present from ...

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 ...