Obituaries

Steve A. Dixon

Stephen Andrew Dixon, 60, of Marietta passed away July 6, 2018 at Heartland of Marietta following an extended illness. Steve was born on March 24, 1958 in Parkersburg, WV and was the son of James Bert Dixon II and Naomi W. Lemon Dixon, both of Parkersburg. Steve lived his early years in ...

James E. Goodwin

James E. Goodwin, 91, of Washington, WV passed away July 7, 2018 at his residence. He was born on August 12, 1926 in Charleston, WV a son of the late James H. and Elva F. Goodwin. James worked as a foreman in Delrin at E.I. DuPont and retired after 43 years of service. He had attended church ...

Arthur Hoppie

Arthur “Rex” Hoppie , 78, of Parkersburg passed away July 5, 2018 at CCMC Memorial Campus. He was born on February 20, 1940 in Freemont, NE a son of the late Arthur R. Hoppie Sr. and Helen (Fisher) Hoppie. Rex retired from DuPont and was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church. ...

Roberta L. Marshall

Roberta L. Marshall, 88, of Parkersburg, passed away July 7, 2018, at Camden Clark Medical Center. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Chapel of Evergreen North Cemetery.

Ella Mae Skeens

Ella Mae Skeens, 87, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on July 6, 2018, at her home. She was born on January 31, 1931, in Cameo, WV, daughter of the late Willard and Roxie Sheets Hager. She was a founding member of the Ravenswood Free Will Baptist Church where she faithfully served as Sunday ...

Robert Lewis Vaughn

Bob, 67, passed away in Brandon, FL Monday, July 2, 2018. He was the son of Lewis W. and Mary Ann Vaughn (deceased) of Belpre. He is survived by his wife Diane M. Vaughn, daughter Sarah (Vaughn) Nikl (Erik), son Michael Vaughn and step-son Todd Griffith; sister Virginia (Vaughn) Popovich ...

Eric Barber

Eric Michael Barber, 26, of Reedsville, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Funeral services 11 a.m. today, White-Schwarzel Funeral Home, Coolville. Visitation 9 a.m. until time of service.

Georgianna Boggs

Georgianna Maxine (Cochran) Boggs, 91, of, Ravenswood, W.Va., passed away July 2, 2018. Service noon Saturday, July 14, 2018, Casto Funeral Home, Ravenswood. Burial Flatwoods United Methodist Church Cemetery, Ravenswood. Visitation one hour prior to service.

Thelma Bush

Thelma Bush, 89 of Parkersburg passed away July 5, 2018 at Ohio Valley Health Care, with her daughter Beth by her side. She was born March 21, 1929 in Parkersburg, WV, the daughter of the late William Huffman and Nina Virginia Kidwell Huffman. Thelma went to Parkersburg High School and ...

Carl Carder

Carl Ray Carder, 71, of Cairo, W.Va., passed away July 6, 2018. Memorial service will be announced at a later date. Kimes Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Stephen Dixon

Stephen Dixon, 60, of Marietta, Ohio, passed away July 6, 2018. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre.

Albert Flohr

Albert L. Flohr, 54, of Parkersburg, passed away July 6, 2018. It was Albert’s request, that there be no visitation or services. Vaughan Funeral Home, 1010 Murdoch Ave., Parkersburg is assisting the family with arrangements.

Arthur Hoppie

Arthur “Rex” Hoppie, 78, of Parkersburg, passed away July 5, 2018. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

Frederic Wood

Frederic Searle Wood, 90, of Marietta, Ohio, died July 4, 2018. Funeral Liturgy with Mass 11 a.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018, The Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption. Private burial Mound Cemetery. Following the Mass Celebration of Life in the social hall of the church.

Ruth E. Sereno

Ruth E. Sereno , 90, of Parkersburg passed away Thursday July 5, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her children. She was born on February 13, 1928 in Middleport, OH a daughter of the late Cecil and Zetta (Durst) Boyd. Ruth was a seamstress for many years and worked at Singers, Stone and ...

Georgia “Ginger” Whitehair Atkinson

Georgia “Ginger” Whitehair Atkinson, 78, of Parkersburg, WV passed away Tuesday July 3, 2018 at her residence. She was born on July 15, 1939 in Ritchie County a daughter of the late George D. and Nina (Jewel) Whitehair. She was a CNA and worked at Greenlawn Nursing Home, Pineview Nursing ...

Kendrick “Kenny” James Bembry

Kendrick “Kenny” James Bembry, 59, of Bridgeport, WV was called home July 3, 2018 after a valiant fight with cancer. Kenny was born May 27, 1959 in Cambridgeshire England a son of the late James L. Bembry and Shirley McKitrick Bembry of Middlebourne. Kenny attended Did lake school in ...

Georgianna Boggs

Georgianna Maxine (Cochran) Boggs, 91, of, Ravenswood, W.Va., passed away July 2, 2018. Service noon Saturday, Casto Funeral Home, Ravenswood. Burial Flatwoods United Methodist Church Cemetery, Ravenswood. Visitation one hour prior to service.

Bernard Cline

Bernard “Ivan” Cline, 87, passed away July 5,2018. No services are planned at this time.

Ronald Collins

Ronald W. “Ron” Collins, 79, of Arnoldsburg, W.Va., passed away July 3, 2018. Funeral service 2 p.m. Sunday, Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc., Grantsville. Visitation noon to 2 p.m. prior to the service. Interment Saunders Cemetery.