Frank Puckett Frank Puckett, 87, of near Wilkesville, died Saturday May 4, 2013, at The Laurels of Athens from complications of post polio and pneumonia. He was born July 16, 1925, in Pikeville, Kentucky, second son of Dave and Nancy Jane Coleman Puckett. At age two he survived polio and osteomylitis and spent his childhood years from age 6-13 in the Shrine Hospital in Greenville S.C.
After the family moved from the Virginia Mountains to Hamden, Ohio, he...
Faye C. Wildermuth Faye C. Wildermuth, 99, of Pomeroy, Ohio, died Monday, May 6, 2013, at Holzer Senior Care in Bidwell. Arrangements will be announced by the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy.
Benjamin Franklin Roush Benjamin Franklin Roush, 77, of Letart, W.Va., died suddenly Sunday, May 5, 2013, at CAMC in Charleston, W.Va.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Foglesong-Roush Funeral Home. Burial will be at Yonker Cemetery in Letart, W.Va. Friends may call on the family from 4-9 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8.
Albert Eugene Lawson, Jr. Albert Eugene “Bird” Lawson, Jr., 49, of Portland, Ohio, went home to be with our Lord at 3:12 a.m. Sunday, May 5, 2013, in the Select Specialty Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.
Albert was born on August 15, 1963, in Pomeroy, Ohio, son of Albert Eugene Lawson, Sr. of Long Bottom and the late Margaret Ann Knight Lawson.
Albert worked as a carpenter for A & B Construction, and Crain Plastics in Columbus, Ohio, and the Quality Casting Company of Or...
Doris C. Stone Doris C. Stone, 94, of Gallipolis, died Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center.
A private burial service will be held at the convenience of the family.
The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Sunday, May 19, 2013.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 51 State St. Gallipolis, Ohio 45631 in Doris’ memory.
Lisa K. Triplett Lisa K. Triplett, 47, of Crown City, died Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Hospice of Huntington, Huntington, W.Va.
Services will be conducted at 1 p.m., Thursday, May 9, 2013, at the Willis Funeral Home with Pastors Dean and Gary Warner officiating. Burial will follow in Providence Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2013.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations in Lisa’s memory to Relay for Lif...
Dorothy Jean Wagner Dorothy Jean Wagner, 86, of Circleville, Ohio and formerly of Arlington died at 10:25 p.m. on Friday, May 3, 2013, at the Logan Elm Nursing Home in Circleville.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at Crates Funeral Home in Arlington, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday. Bishop Terry McBeath will officate and interment will follow at Arlington Cemetery.
Timothy Roger Barr Timothy Roger Barr, age 49, of Gallipolis, ‘Went to be with the Lord’ on Friday May 3, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center, with his family at his side. Born April 25, 1964, in Gallipolis, he was the son of Jerry and Ruth Thompson Barr of Gallipolis. In addition to his parents, Tim is survived by two children, Bransen J. Barr and Makenzie J. Barr, both of Gallipolis; a brother, Terry (Jamie) Barr of Cabin Creek, W.Va.; sister, Pamela Barr Cougheno...
Mina Kent Harmon Mina Kent Harmon, 86, of Forest Park, Ill., formerly of Point Pleasant, W.Va., died April 29, 2013, in West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, Ill.
A funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 6, 2013, at Casto Funeral Home Chapel in Evans, W.Va., with the Rev. Gerald Sayre officiating. Burial will follow in the Creston Cemetery in Evans, W.Va.
Felon Thacker Felon Thacker, age 85, of Gallipolis, died Friday, May 3, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center.
Born May 26, 1927, in Pikeville, KY. He was the son of the late Taulby and Rosie Coleman Thacker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded by a grandson, Gregory Nathaniel Thacker and by brothers and sisters, Tilden Thacker, Hattie Golf and Eloise Thacker.
Felon was a retired gas driller. He greatly enjoyed farming and spending time with his famil...
Robert ‘Rob’ Lewis Flowers Robert “Rob” Lewis Flowers, 44, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and formerly of East Liverpool, Ohio died unexpectedly at his residence at 5 a.m. Wednesday.
Calling hours will be held on Monday, May 6, 2013, from 1-3 p.m. in the Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine. In keeping with Rob’s wishes, there will be no funeral services.
Joseph Young Joseph Young, 88, of Cambridge, died Thursday, May 2, 2013, at his home.
He was born July 19, 1924, in Rutland, son of the late Joseph A. Young and Dulcie (Martin) Young.
He is survived by his wife of sixty-five years, Rowena E. (Warren) Young; a daughter, Melanie (Dan) Bintz; a son, Joseph W. (Jane) Young; two granddaughters, Amanda (Joe) Shockley and Andrea (John) Britton; two grandsons, Josiah (Elizabeth) Young and Jacob (Carissa) Youn...
Mary Elizabeth Morris Mary Elizabeth Morris, 92, of Pomeroy, Ohio, passed away on May 4, 2013. She was born on August 11, 1920, in Pomeroy daughter of the late Alfred Mees Elberfeld and Helen Laughead Elberfeld. She was a member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her sons, John (Joan) Anderson of Pomeroy, Jim (Becky) Anderson of Racine, Don (Bernadette) Anderson of Pomeroy, and George V. Morris of Bradenton, Florida; daughters-in-law, Jean Ander...
Willis G. ‘Buck’ Saunders Willis G. “Buck” Saunders, 75, of Huntington and formerly of Point Pleasant, died April 29, 2013, after a brief illness at Cabell Huntington Hospital.
A celebration of life was held at 6 p.m. May 2 at Beverly Hills Presbyterian Church, Huntington.