Obituaries

Nellie Genevieve Porter

Nellie Genevieve Porter, 97, of New Matamoras, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Harmar Place. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, July 15, 2019, at Hadley Funeral Home Matamoras Chapel, 700 Main St, New Matamoras. Burial will follow in Matamoras Cemetery. Visitation will ...

Betty V. Williamson

With profound sadness we announce the passing of Betty V. Williamson, on July 08, 2019. Our loving and devoted mother and friend to all whose lives she touched. She left us peacefully at her residence in Columbia, SC. She was in her 93rd year. Betty was born November 11, 1925. in ...

Ruth Ellen Burnside

Ruth Ellen Burnside, 77, of Ivydale, WV, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Clay Health Care Center following a long illness. A funeral service will be conducted by Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc., Arnoldsburg and will be held Monday, July 15, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Lighthouse Baptist ...

Opal V. Locke

Opal V. Locke, 98, of St. Marys, WV, passed away, Thursday, July 11, 2019, at the Camden Clark Medical Center, after a short illness. She was born, September 13, 1920, at Raven Rock, WV, a daughter of the late Homer and Rona Martin Stewart. She was a member of the Dewey Avenue Church of Christ. ...

Patsy C. Perry

Patsy C. Perry, 74, gained her wings and went to be with her Lord, husband, family and many friends that went on before her on the morning of July 12, 2019 at the Arcadia Nursing Home in Coolville, Ohio. She was born in Parkersburg, WV on July 31, 1944 and was the daughter of the late Edward E. ...

Helen Duff Robinson

Helen Duff Robinson, 86, of Pleasant Ridge, Washington County, Ohio, passed away July 11, 2019, at Harmar Place with her family at her side. Funeral services will be held on Monday (July 15) at 10 a.m. at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Pastor Wendy Erb officiating. Burial will ...

Clifford Shaffer

Clifford Shaffer, 74, of Gandeeville, died July 11, 2019. There will be no visitation or service. John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, is in charge of arrangements.

Earl B. Smith

Earl B. Smith, 89 of Washington, WV, died on July 11, 2019 at the Camden Clark Medical Center. He was born on May 3, 1930 and was the son of the late Harry Boyer and Martha Smith. He retired from Kaiser Aluminum following 33 years of service. He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He ...

Hugh L. “Sonny” Creel

Hugh L. “Sonny” Creel , 83 of Parkersburg, passed away July 9, 2019 at his residence. He was born in Parkersburg the son of the late Shirley L. and Rosemary Neal Creel. He was a graduate of Parkersburg High School and had served in the U.S. Navy as a Corpsman for two years and the U.S. ...

Edith Irene Kuhn

Edith Irene Kuhn, 85, of Marietta, died Thursday, July 11, 2019 at her home. She was born on September 27, 1933 to the late Cledis and Bernice Hinton Radabaugh. Abiding with her wishes, she has been cremated and there will be no public services. Private burial of ashes will be in East Lawn ...

Bruce Lindsey Miller

Bruce Lindsey Miller, 76, of Marietta, passed away July 9, 2019. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Mark J. Nichols

Mark J. Nichols, 64, of Cape Coral, FL (formerly of Vienna, WV, Elyria and Lorain, OH) passed away on July 7, 2019 at Hope Hospice. Mark was born July 12, 1954 in Parkersburg, WV to the late Frank D. and Deloris (Tallhammer) Nichols. He worked for the Ford Motor Company in Avon Lake, FL and ...

Joy Valejean Boggs Postalwait

Joy Valejean Boggs Postalwait, 88 Rosedale, WV; went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at the Clay Health Care Center. A funeral service will be conducted at the Ellyson Mortuary, Inc. 2 Vanhorn Drive, Glenville, WV; 26351 at 2 p.m.; Saturday, July 13, 2019 with Pastor ...

Brenda C. Sams

Brenda C. Sams, 63, of Parkersburg, passed away July 10, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born July 26, 1955 in Parkersburg, WV, a daughter of Evelyn (Lemley) Davis and the late Andrew Pickens Sr. She retired from Dupont and was a devoted member of Christ Mission Baptist ...

Earl B. Smith

Earl B. Smith, 89, of Washington, W.Va., passed away July 11, 2019 at CCMC. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

Rhonda Wilkinson Smith

Rhonda Wilkinson Smith, 47, of Parkersburg, WV, passed away July 10, 2019. There will be a private family service at the convenience of the family.

Georgie V. Thompson

Georgie V. Thompson, 91, passed away July 4, 2019 at Eagle Pointe. She was born on August 6, 1927 and was the daughter of the late Homer M. and Missouri Young Thompson. Georgie retired after 20 years of service from the US Coast Guard. During her time of service, she worked as a stewardess ...

Peggy Wilene (Handschumacher) Brooker

Peggy Wilene (Handschumacher) Brooker, 81, of 350 St. John Road in Marietta (Churchtown), was called Home on July 9, 2019. Peggy was born on February 17, 1938, to the late Tallmadge V. and Edith (Cline) Handschumacher in Lebanon, Ohio. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church ...

Hugh L. Creel

Hugh L. (Sonny) Creel, 83, of Parkersburg, passed away July 9, 2019 at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkers burg.

Aaron Scott Dalrymple

Aaron Scott Dalrymple, 43, of Sistersville, WV, passed away July 10, 2019 at Arbors of Marietta. He was born July 10, 1976, in Parkersburg, WV, a son of Diana Hayes Dalrymple and the late Emmett Dalrymple, Jr. Aaron worked at IVS Hydro as a water blaster, was in the United States Marine ...