Obituaries

Joseph Leo Joyce

Joseph Leo Joyce born January 16th, 1944 to the late Stephen and Vieva (Hawkins) Joyce in Parkersburg WV. Passed away peacefully in the company of his loving wife and several lifelong friends. He graduated from Parkersburg Catholic High School in 1961, after graduating he enlisted in the ...

Mary Ellen Moore

Mary Ellen Moore, 87, of Murraysville, WV passed away November 4, 2018 at Ohio Valley Health Care. She was born November 30, 1930 in Wood County, WV to the late Chester and Freda Seals Smith. She sometimes worked two jobs at one time being retired from sales at Wal-Mart, G. C. Murphy Co., Big ...

Connie Jean Nezelrod

Connie Jean Nezelrod, 54, of Parkersburg passed away November 5, 2018 at her residence. Arrangements have been entrusted to Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

Harry B. Smith

Harry B. Smith, 87, formerly of Devola, Ohio died Friday, November 2, 2018 at Elmcroft Senior Living, Marietta, Memorial services will be held at 1:00pm Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the Putnam Congregational Church, with Pastor Peter Bridgewood officiating. Burial will be in Putnam Cemetery ...

Carla Annette Swingle

Carla Annette Swingle, 57, of Parkersburg, passed away October 29, 2018 at her residence. She was born December 19, 1960 in Parkersburg, a daughter of the late Stanley and Cloey Weather Swingle. Carla served her country in the U.S.Air Force and earned her bachelors degree from WV. ...

Heber Howard Vealey

Heber Howard Vealey, 77, of Bloomingrose, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Nov. 3, 2018 at CAMC Memorial Hospital Charleston, WV. He was born Aug. 6, 1941 at Drews Creek, WV, a son of the late Lawrence Doil Vealey Sr. and Audie Virginia Brooks Vealey. Besides his parents, he was also ...

John Welch

John Welch, 89, of Wick, W.Va., passed away Nov. 4, 2018. Visitation 4 - 7 Saturday, Myers Funeral Home with the funeral, 2 p.m. Sunday.

Jackson Wentz

Jackson Wentz, 90, a member of the Belpre Church of Christ died surrounded by his loving family on November 5, 2018 at his residence. He retired from Elkem Metals as a crane operator. He trained and raced standard breed horses. He is survived by wife of 35 years, Margaret Wentz, three sons, ...

Loretta Jean Wigal

Loretta Jean (Hudkins) Wigal, 55, of Parkersburg, passed away Nov. 4, 2018, in Marietta Memorial Hospital, following a brief illness. Arrangements are pending at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

David Robert “Bob” Newlon

David Robert “Bob” Newlon, 87 of Smithville, went to be with the Lord on Nov. 5, 2018 at his residence. Funeral services 1 p.m., Thursday, at Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville. Burial will follow in the New Mt. Olive Cemetery, Burnt House, W.Va., with military rites by Harris-Ritchie Post ...

John Charles Ayers

John Charles Ayers, 60, moved on to his tree stand in Heaven on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at the Lowell Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Highland Ridge Cemetery. Visitation ...

Bradley James Carabine

Bradley James Carabine, 38, died at Camden Clark Medical Center on Oct. 31, 2018, following an extended illness. Arrangements are pending at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home. A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

Mary Catherine Corley

Mary Catherine Corley, 74, of Parkersburg, WV passed away November 3, 2018 at the Willows Center. Mary was born January 22, 1944 in Elizabeth, WV to Paul and Mary Black. Mary worked for the Parkersburg News in the Mail Room for 35 years. She attended Grace Gospel Church and loved spending ...

Joyce Marian Davis

Joyce Marian Davis, 77, of Belpre, Ohio, passed away Nov. 3, 2018, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre, Ohio.

Susan K. Jones

Susan K. Jones, 72, a resident of Columbus, Ohio died very calmly and peacefully on Friday, November 2, 2018 at Kobacker Hospice House after a two and a half year battle with brain cancer. She was surrounded by family. Born on July 4, 1946 in Elkins, WV, Sue grew up in Webster Springs where ...

Joseph Leo Joyce

Joseph Leo Joyce born January 16th, 1944 to the late Stephen and Vieva (Hawkins) Joyce in Parkersburg WV. Passed away peacefully in the company of his loving wife and several lifelong friends. He graduated from Parkersburg Catholic High School in 1961, after graduating he enlisted in the ...

Tammy Lee Miller

Tammy Lee Miller, 57, of Parkersburg died November 3, 2018 at the Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital. Tammy was born August 27, 1961 in Parkersburg and was the daughter of Carroll Richard Miller Sr. and Norma McNemer Miller. Tammy is survived by her fiance, J.D. Jones; six sisters, Christina ...

Margaret J. Moore

Margaret Justine Moore, 86, of Big Bend, W.Va., formerly of St. Albans, W.Va., went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Nov. 2, 2018. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in the chapel at Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans. Interment will be in Cunningham ...

Nancy Lou Smith (Finkel)

Nancy Lou Smith (Finkel), 78, of Rosewell, N.M., passed away Oct. 30, 2018. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at McCurdy Funeral Home in Beverly, Ohio. Burial will follow immediately after service at Waterford Cemetery, Waterford.

Beverly Kay Wigal

Beverly Kay Wigal, age 77, of Goodyear, AZ passed away October 22, 2018, at the Abrazo West Campus Hospital, Goodyear, AZ, after a short illness. Beverly was born in Parkersburg, WV on August 23, 1941, a daughter of the late William and Evelyn Warfield. Beverly was a 1959 graduate of ...