Marshall County Obituaries
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ALLEN DUANE ULLUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Thursday, August 2, 1962]

Ullum, Allen D., infant son of Robert and Edith Gheen Ullum, of 1113 Logan St., McMechen, died Thursday at the Ohio Valley General Hospital, where he was born July 29. Surviving in addition to his parents, are one brother, August Robert II; the grandmother, Mrs. Delcie Gheen, Moundsville. Services will be held Friday morning from the Riggs Funeral Home, McMechen. Burial in McMechen Cemetery.

(Cheryl McCombs)


DEVON MARIE ULLUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, May 12, 1991]

ULLUM, Devon Marie, 5-week-old daughter of A. Robert II and Tamala M. Geho Ullum of 313 10th St., Glendale, died Sunday in Ruby Medical Center, Morgantown,. Surviving in addition to her parents are maternal grandparents, Grover G. and Donna M. Magers Geho of Moundsville; paternal grandparents, A. Robert and Edith M. Gheen Ullum of McMechen; maternal great-grandfather, Oscar T. Magers of Moundsville. Private services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall St., McMechen. Memorial contributions may be made to the neo-natal intensive care unit, Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W. Va. 26505.

(Cheryl McCombs)


EDITH M. GHEEN ULLUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, April 10, 1995]

ULLUM, Edith M., 69, of 1113 Logan St., McMechen, died Saturday in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale. She was a member of McMechen-Benwood United Methodist Church, McMechen. She was preceded in death by a son, Allen Duane Ullum; a daughter, Lois May Ullum; her parents, Herman Lee and Delcie King Gheen; a granddaughter, Devon Marie Ullum, in 1991. Surviving are her husband, August R.; a son, August Robert II of Glen Dale; two sisters, Mildred Bell and Mrs. Mike (Pearl Evelyn) McGill, both of Moundsville; a grandson, Colby Robert Ullum of Glen Dale. Friends received 7-9 p.m. Monday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall St., McMechen, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Interment in McMechen Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice, 137 Waddles Run Road, Wheeling or the McMechen-Benwood United Methodist Church, East Eighth and Marshall streets., McMechen.

(Cheryl McCombs)


JAMES S. ULLUM

[Source: Moundsville Journal, Thursday, July 29, 1926]

JAMES S. ULLUM

Funeral services for James S. Ullum, 68, of 1347 High street, Benwood, who died early yesterday morning at the Glendale Hospital will be conducted Friday afternoon at two o'clock at the home of his daughter, Miss Mary Ullum 1014 Logan street in McMechen. The pastor of the Benwood church will officiate and interment will be in Stone Church cemetery at Elm Grove.

Dr. Ullum resided in Benwood the greater part of his life, being employed in the mill there. He was a member of the Benwood M. E. church. Surviving are two daughters, Misses Mary and Pearl Ullum and one son, Lorenzo of McMechen.

(Cheryl McCombs)


LORENZO D. ULLUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Monday, May 24, 1965]

ULLUM, Lorenzo D., 68, of 21 Seventh St., McMechen, died Monday morning in Reynolds Memorial Hospital. Born Sept. 6, 1896, in Benwood, he was the son of James and Elizabeth Fordyce Ullum. He was a retired payroll clerk for the Wheeling Steel Corp., Beech Bottom Plant. He was a member of the McMechen Methodist Church, the official board, a former general Superintendent of the Sunday School, and was a member of the choir for more than 40 years. Surviving is his wife, Floretta Lewis; three daughters; Mrs. Anna Benham of McMechen, Mrs. Dora Allietta of McMechen, and Mrs. Jerry Schrumps of McMechen; two sons, Robert of McMechen and William of Oakland, Calif.; 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild and two sisters; Mrs. Mary John and Miss Pearl, both of McMechen. Friends may call at the Riggs-Kirby Funeral Home, McMechen, after 4 p.m. Tuesday. Arrangements are incomplete.

(Cheryl McCombs)


LORENZO D. ULLUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Tuesday, May 25, 1965]

ULLUM, Lorenzo D., 68, of 21 Seventh St., McMechen, died Monday morning in Reynolds Memorial Hospital. Friends may call at the Riggs-Kirby Funeral Home, McMechen, after 4 p.m. Tuesday. Services there Thursday at 2 with Rev. Chester G. Steyer officiating. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.

(Cheryl McCombs)


PEARL MAY ULLUM

[Source: Wheeling Intelligencer, Saturday, January 22, 1972]

ULLUM, Pearl May, 83, of 1113 Logan St., McMechen, died Friday at Reynolds Memorial Hospital. She was born Aug. 13, 1888, in Benwood, the daughter of Stephen J. and Elizabeth Ullum. She was a member of the Benwood-McMechen United Methodist Church. Surviving are one sister, Mrs. Mary B. Johns of McMechen. Friends received at the Kirby Funeral Home, 1001 Marshall St., McMechen, Saturday 7-9 p.m. and after noon Sunday, where services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Ross James officiating. Interment in Stone Church Cemetery.

(Cheryl McCombs)


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