Obituaries

Frances Jesse Brown

Frances Jesse Brown 73, of Parkersburg, passed away September 17, 2018 at The Willow’s Center in Parkersburg. She was born November 12, 1944 in Wood County, WV. a daughter of the late Herman and Freda Dawson. Frances was a homemaker and enjoyed crafts. She is survived by three ...

Bonnie Kathleen Cheuvront

Bonnie Kathleen (Lyons) Cheuvront of Sun Lakes, AZ. Passed away Saturday morning, September 15, 2018 at her home in Sun Lakes, AZ with her husband Forrest B. Cheuvront Jr. by her side. She was born March 22, 1934 in Parkersburg, WV and was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. A. Clayton and ...

Ronald L. Cline

Ronald L. “Ronnie” Cline, 61 of Mineral Wells passed away September 17, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Hancock Co. WV. the son of the late Dennis Lyle and Inge Marguerite Newman Cline. He had worked as a Pipefitter with the Union Local #168 Plumbers and Pipefitters Union. He ...

Elli Cox

Elli Cox of Boulder died September 16th at Frasier Meadows in Boulder, Colorado. She was 79 years old. The daughter of Ralph and Mildred Emerick, she was born in 1938 in Parkersburg, West Virginia. Elli’s childhood was spent in Parkersburg and she met her first husband while attending college ...

Master Chief Petty Officer Paul Edward Drennen Jr.

Master Chief Petty Officer Paul Edward Drennen Jr. of Spencer, W.Va., made his journey to heaven onSept. 15at his home. Paul requested a private service on the front porch. It was held on Sunday 9-16-2018. Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home in Spencer is in charge of the arrangements for the ...

Myriam “Jean” Faulkner

Myriam “Jean” Faulkner of Vienna, WV, passed on September 17, 2018, at Camden Clark Medical Center surrounded by her lifelong friends. She was born on August 27, 1944 in West Union, West Virginia, a daughter to the late Timothy James Faulkner and Myriam L. Hutson Faulkner. After ...

Betty Lee Lafferre

Betty Lee Lafferre, 78, of Vienna passed away September 17, 2018 at her residence. Betty was born on June 9, 1940 in Morgantown, WV and was the daughter of the late Dale Olen and Elsa Helen (Blosser) Lewis. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. Additionally, she loved ...

Dorothy Irene Vezmar

Dorothy Irene Vezmar, 93, of Massillon, OH, formerly of Little Hocking passed away September 18, 2018 at the Mercy Medical Center in Canton, OH She was born on July 24, 1925 in Little Hocking, OH and was the daughter of the late Earl Barton and Mary Louise Cochran Smith. Dorothy enjoyed ...

Dolores Anderson

Dolores May Wepplo Anderson passed away September 13, 2018. A memorial celebration will be held at the St. Marys Presbyterian Church on Sunday, September 23rd. at 11:00 a.m. in place of their normal worship hour. All are welcome. Ingram Funeral Home in St. Marys, WV is assisting the family with ...

John Charles Booth, Jr.

John Charles “Charlie” Booth, Jr. age 95, of Davisville, WV passed away Sunday, September 16, 2018 at the Milestone Senior Living in Parkersburg. He was born February 23, 1923 in Rockland, Ohio, a son of the late John C. Booth Sr. and Thelma Hawk Booth. Charlie was an US Navy Veteran and ...

Jeffery Wayne Boyd

Jeffery Wayne Boyd, 58, Williamstown, passed away Sept. 17, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society is assisting with cremation arrangements.

Mary Lou Cox

Mary Lou Cox, 77, went to be with the Lord on September 16, 2018 at Camden Clark Medical Center in Parkersburg, WV. She was born March 23, 1941 in Arnold’s Creek, WV, daughter of the late Arthur Nelson and Martha Perine-Nelson. Mary Lou graduated from Harrisville High School. She was ...

Delbert L. “Ducky” Duckworth

Delbert L. “Ducky” Duckworth, 81, of Marietta passed away 11:15 am September 15, 2018. He was born on November 17, 1936, the son of the late Loren A. and Olive Parks Duckworth. Ducky graduated from Marietta High School in 1954. He was a member of the Ohio Carpenters Union Local #356 and ...

Ronald D. Eddy

Ronald D. Eddy, 81, of Walker, W.Va., Leachtown Community, passed away September 16, 2018 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born December 11, 1936 in Wood County, a son of the late Ronald and Madeline Shears Eddy. Ronald was retired from DuPont Washington Works and was a faithful member ...

Martha Naomi Hunter

Martha Naomi Hunter, 92 of Marietta, Ohio died at her home on September 17, 2018. She was the daughter of Flavius and Winifred Shutts Ash. She was a member of the Church of Christ at Warner, Ohio. She graduated from Marietta High School in 1944 and attended The Ohio State University and ...

Benjamin Fredrick Lipps

Benjamin (Bennie) Fredrick Lipps, 68, passed away Sept. 12 due to complications of an ongoing illness. Loved and cherished, a fathers memory forever honored by his surviving children, son Michael A. Lipps of Parkersburg,W.Va., daughter Melissa A. London of Caldwell, Ohio. Ben has one ...

Sharon Roberts

Sharon J. (Archer) Roberts, 82, of Parkersburg, went to be with her Lord and Savior September 13, 2018 from her residence. She was born July 29, 1936, in Wood County, a daughter of the late Frank and Lucille Bailey Archer. Sharon was part of the 1954 graduating class of Parkersburg High ...

Robert T. Rogers

Robert T. “Pooch” Rogers, 88 of Marietta passed away September 17, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Pleasants County the son of the late Samuel Robert and Mary Alice Newland Rogers. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and had worked as a Chemist for American Cyanamid. He ...

James Chester Smith

James Chester Smith, 97, of Spencer, died September 15, 2018. Graveside service, 1 p.m. Tuesday, Eventide Cemetery, Spencer. There will be no visitation. John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, is in charge of arrangements.

Leonard Starkey

Leonard “Pap” Starkey, 90, of Marietta, died Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Harmar Place. He was born May 28, 1928 in Marietta to Clarence and Mabel Starkey. Pap was a veteran of the U.S. Army, who served in Korea in several battles and was a Staff Sergeant upon discharge. He received ...