Obituaries

Betty Carleen McLeod

Betty Carleen McLeod affectionally known to some as “Cookie” went home to be with her Savior on Thursday, November 15, 2018. She was born in Parkersburg, WV on January 8, 2018 and was the daughter of the late William Leslie Morrison and Betty Louise Smith Franklin. She married her high ...

Robert G. Middleton

Robert G. Middleton, 86, of Parkersburg, passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Parkersburg Care Center. He was born July 12, 1932, in Doddridge County, WV, a son of the late Harold B. and Mildred E. Wade Middleton. Robert was a U.S. Veteran in the Air Force where he served in the ...

Cliff William “Bill” Perkins

Cliff William “Bill” Perkins, 91, of Pennsboro, WV (Mountain Community) passed away November 13, 2018, at the Louis A Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, WV, surrounded by family. He was born at his family home in Mole Hill, WV on June 1, 1927 to the parents of Andy M. and Ethel Fern ...

Olive Virginia Ross

Olive Virginia Ross, 99, of Left Hand, died Nov. 13, 2018. Service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Zion Hill Baptist Church, Elana. Visitation will be one hour before the service. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, is in charge of arrangements.

Ronald Victor Sheppard

Ronald Victor Sheppard of Grove City, Ohio, died Nov. 8, 2018, at Riverside Hospital in Columbus. Graveside services are 1 p.m. Monday at Sunset Memory Gardens. Sunset Memorial Funeral Home is assisting the family with cremation services.

Randall J. “Randy” Wilson

Randall J. “Randy” Wilson, 71, of Pomeroy, Ohio, passed away November 14, 2018 at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital. Randy was born May 4, 1947 in Ripley, West Virginia, a son of the late Alva and Lillian Snider Wilson. Randy was a veteran serving in the US Army. He was a heavy equipment ...

Helen May Elliott

Helen May Elliott, 89 of Smithville, died November 14, 2018 at her residence. She was born January 25, 1929 at Smithville, WV, the daughter of the late Charles B. and Lela Zickefoose McHenry. Helen was a 1947 graduate of Harrisville High School and had been employed as a telephone operator ...

Helen Kusnierz

Helen Kusnierz, 93, of Parkersburg passed away peacefully November 13, 2018 at Worthington Manor. She was born on July 7, 1925 in Stara Wies, Poland and was the daughter of the late Frank and Maria Bargiel Czech. Helen worked at The Diamond Dept. Store and Hornor & Harrison as a ...

Fredrick Eugene Layner

Fredrick Eugene Layner, of Washington, W.Va., passed away Nov. 12, 2018 at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife Lisa Dianne Layner. Per the family’s request, there will be a private service held at Sunset Memory Gardens.

Susan D. Nutter

Susan D. Nutter, 81, of Grantsville, W.Va., passed away Nov. 11, 2018 following a brief illness. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church ...

Cliff William “Bill” Perkins

Cliff William “Bill” Perkins, 91, of Pennsboro, W.Va. (Mountain Community) passed away Nov.13, 2018, at the Louis A Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, WV, surrounded by family. Funeral services will be 2.p.m, Sunday, Nov.18, 2018, at the McCullough-Rogers Funeral Home, Pennsboro. ...

Mr. Gay M. Rogers

Mr. Gay M. Rogers, 89, of the Murphytown Community, passed away at his residence November 13, 2018. Mr. Rogers was born at Rowelsburg, Preston County, WV, a son of the late William A. and Emily Ethel Johnson Rogers. His wife, Mary V. Funk Rogers, whom he married August 24, 1950, survives. Mr. ...

Carolyn Sherman

Carolyn Sherman, 67, of Parkersburg passed away November 13, 2018, at Camden Clark Medical Center. Private services will be held at the convenience of the Family. Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg is assisting the family with arrangements.

Wayne Stewart

Wayne Stewart passed away at home surrounded by loving family and friends two days before his 85th birthday into the presence of Jesus. He was born November 15, 1933 and was the son of Charles (Chick) and Elsie Drennen Stewart. He graduated from PHS in 1952, served in the Army from 1959 to ...

Betty L. Beckner

Betty Lou Beckner, 75 of Parkersburg, passed away November 12, 2018 at Camden Clark Medical Center. She was born in Parkersburg October 1, 1943, a daughter of the late Samuel G. and Mamie (Ahart) Anderson. Mrs. Beckner, along with her late husband Jim, owned and operated The Shirt Factory and ...

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 ...