Obituaries

Ernest D. Jones

Ernest D. “Ernie” Jones, 84, of Pennsboro, WV, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, at Carehaven of Pleasants in Belmont, WV. Ernie was born Feb. 20, 1934 in Washburn, WV, a son of the late Manuel and Elsia (Mason) Jones. He was a United States Army veteran stationed in Germany. He ...

James D. Pease

James D. Pease, 89, of Parkersburg, passed away Jan. 10, 2019 at Eagle Pointe Nursing Facility. He was born Nov. 23, 1929, in Yonkers, N.Y., the son of the late Charles Henry Clay and Harriet Hawley Pease. James was a U.S. Army Veteran and retired from Burman Enterprise as a pilot. At the ...

Reginald Dean Waggoner

Reginald “Reg” Dean Waggoner, 85, of Midlothian, Va., formerly of Marietta, passed away Dec. 26, 2018 in Richmond, Va. His memorial service was held in Midlothian.

Patrick Cook Barclay

Patrick Cook Barclay, 61, of Parkersburg, passed away Jan. 9, 2019 at Camden Clark Medical Center. He was born June 18, 1957 in Parkersburg, son of Ronald Kenneth and Mary Ann Cook Barclay. He was a 1975 graduate of PHS and worked as a Director of Operations with Suddenlink for over 10 years. ...

Robert Geary Hathaway

Robert Geary Hathaway, 71, of Spencer, died Jan. 9, 2019. The service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the John H. Taylor Funeral Home. The visitation will be one hour before the service at the funeral home.

Nancy Grace Kimes

Nancy Grace Kimes, 78, of Parkersburg, passed away Jan. 10, 2019 at Camden Clark Medical Center. She was born Jan. 7, 1941 in Wood County, WV to the late Everett and Dora Clegg Buchanan. She was a member of Camden Avenue Church of Christ and had previously worked at Corning Glass and Montgomery ...

Donald E. Lowe

Donald E. Lowe, 96, of Washington, WV, died Jan. 9, 2019 at Eagle Pointe. He was born on Sept. 8, 1922 in Belleville, WV and was the son the late Millard J. and Alice Grim Lowe. Donald worked for Lubeck Public Service for over 20 years and Moellendick Dairy Farm for over 30 years. Donald is ...

Mary Elizabeth McLaughlin

Mary Elizabeth McLaughlin, 88, of Arnoldsburg, WV died Jan. 9, 2019 at her home. A funeral service will be held at Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc., Arnoldsburg, WV at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. Interment will be in Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Wallback, WV.

Lawrence W. Nutt

Lawrence W. Nutt, 82, of Parkersburg, died Jan. 10, 2019 at his residence. He was born on Sept. 9, 1936 in Ritchie County and was the son of the late Anthony and Monna Washburn Nutt. He retired from DuPont as a Supervisor in production after 40 years and 7 months of service and was a member ...

Anna Lee Perrine Staats

Anna Lee Perrine Staats, 90, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on Jan. 10, 2019, at Ravenswood Village. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at 3 p.m. at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood. Friends may visit the family at the funeral home on Sunday, Jan. 13, from noon to 3 pm. ...

Frederick C. Walters Jr.

Frederick Culver Walters Jr., 61, of Vienna, passed away Jan. 9, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Pastor Tim Thomas officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to services.

Mike Westfall

Mike Westfall, 56, of Parkersburg, WV, died on Jan. 9, 2019 at the Ohio State Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Grantsville, WV on May 31, 1962, and was the son of the late Don Miller and Greta Hope Johnson Westfall. He worked as a heavy equipment operator out of the ...

Philip Ray Hayes

Philip Ray Hayes, 65, of Sandyville, WV, passed away Jan. 8, 2019, in Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg, following an extended illness. Service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV, with Tim Birthisel officiating. Burial will follow in the Blaine ...

Frederick H. Lawson

Frederick H. Lawson, 36, of Parkersburg, WV passed away on the 5th of January, 2019. The funeral service will be 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Lambert Tatman Funeral Home, 1315 Washington Blvd., Belpre, Ohio 45714. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at the ...

Donald Eugene Lowe

Donald Eugene Lowe, 96, of Washington, W.Va., passed away Jan. 9, 2019 at Eagle Pointe. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home Parkersburg.

Earl Raymond Lucas

Earl Raymond Lucas, 79, of Parkersburg, WV, passed away Jan. 8, 2019, in Marietta Memorial Hospital, following an extended illness. He was born March 12, 1939, in Branchland, WV, a son of the late Elba and Lola (Vannatter) Lucas. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his ...

Kathleen Ann McClain

Kathleen Ann McClain, 59, of Ripley, WV, passed away Jan. 8, 2019, in the Marietta Memorial Hospital, following an extended illness. Service will be 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

Rhea “Susie” Nelson

Rhea “Susie” Nelson, 69, of Restoration Plaza in Vincent, Ohio, passed away at 7:36 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, surrounded by her family, following a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 at the Barlow Chapel of Cawley & Peoples ...

Ruby Maxine Parsons

Ruby Maxine Parsons, 89, of Evans, WV, passed away Jan. 7, 2019, in Jackson General Hospital, Ripley, following an extended illness. Service will be 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, at Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV, with John Gunther officiating. Burial will follow in the Given Cemetery. ...

Anna M. Robinson

Anna M. Robinson, 80 of Parkersburg, passed away January 5, 2019 at the Camden Clark Medical Center. She was born in Parkersburg the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Maysle K. Thompson Civitillo. She had at one time worked in sales at Montgomery Ward and was a Homemaker. She was Baptist ...