2003 Mason County Obits G - L

Gabritsch, Donald
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, May 7, 2003
Deaths
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POINT PLEASANT -- Donald Gabritsch of Point Pleasant, W.Va., died Tuesday, May 6, 2003, in his home at the age of 69.
Complete arrangements will be announced by the Deal Funeral Home.

Gabritsch, Donald
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, May 8, 2003/Friday, May 9, 2003
Obituaries
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POINT PLEASANT - Donald Gabritsch of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died in his home Tuesday, May 6, 2003, at the age of 69,
He was retired from Century Aluminum, Ravenswood, West Virginia, where he worked as a cold roller.
He was a U S Army veteran of the Korean War, a member of the American legion Post No. 23, Point Pleasant, the United Steel Workers Union No. 5668, Ravenswood, and the Masonic Lodge AF&AM No. 19, Clifton, West Virginia.
Born May 26, 1933, in Kanawha County, West Virginia, he was the son of the late Frank and Margarett Estapp Gabritsch. He was also preceded in death by a son, Donald A Gabritsch.
He is survived by his wife, Alveta Castle Gabritsch of Point Pleasant; two sons, Geoffrey A Gabritsch of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Darryl A Gabritsch and his wife Barbara, of West End, North Carolina; a stepson, Tim Click and his wife, Stephanie, of Point Pleasant; a stepdaughter, Rhonda O'Neal and her husband Patrick of Kenova, West Virginia; one sister, Mary Margarett Hutchinson of Handley, West Virginia; and one brother Frank Gabritsch and his wife, Gladys, of Hurricane, West Virginia.
There will be no funeral or visitation. Burial will take place at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant.
Condolences to the family may be e-mailed to deal_fh@charter.net. Death Notice

Gabritsch, Wanda L
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, November 28, 2003
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Deaths

POINT PLEASANT - Wanda L. Connolly Gabritsch, 70, formerly of Point Pleasant, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2003, at the Rocksprings Rehabilitation Center, Pomeroy, Ohio.
Arrangements will be announced by the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home, Point Pleasant.

Gardner, Elmer
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, July 3, 2003
Obituaries
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GALLIPOLIS - Elmer Gardner, 80, Gallipolis, Ohio passed away, Wednesday, July 2, 2003 at Arbors of Gallipolis.
He was born April 7, 1923 in Mason County, W.Va., son of the late George and Hattie Flint Gardner.
Elmer was a self-employed brick mason and also retired from Kaiser Aluminum in 1983 following 15 years of service. He was a member of VFW Post 4464 Gallipolis, American Legion Lafayette Post 27 Gallipolis, Gallipolis Elks Lodge 107, Loyal Order of Moose of Point Pleasant, W.Va., United Steel Workers of America Local 5668 and a lifetime member of Kanauga Gun Club.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Myrtle Fillilnger Gardner, one daughter, Barbara Samour, two sisters, Dorothy Gibbs, Della Flora, one brother, Raymond Gardner and a special friend, Sharon Cox.
He is survived by five sons; Robert E and Carol J Gardner of Cottageville, W.Va., Lee and Ruth Gardner of Bidwell, Ohio, Tom Gardner of Vinton, Ohio, Jack Gardner of Point Pleasant, W.Va., and Jeff and Pam Gardner of Gallipolis, Ohio; one daughter, Mary and Warren Berry of Gallipolis, Ohio; two brothers, Lawrence and Pat Gardner of Nevada, Ohio and Hanley and Pat Gardner of Gallipolis, Ohio; four sisters, Rose Cundy of Jackson, Ohio, Hattie Nibert, Sallie Kirby both of Gallipolis, Ohio and Edna Gray of Virginia.
He is also survived by 23 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 6, 2003 in the McCoy-Moore Funeral Home, Wetherholt Chapel, Gallipolis with Pastor James Lewis officiating. Burial will follow in the Ohio Valley Memory Gardens, Gallipolis. Full military graveside rites will be conducted by Gallia County Veteran Organizations. Friends may call at the funeral home, Saturday from 6-8 p.m.

Gibbs, Louise Kelsie
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, June 9, 2003
Obituaries
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LETART - Louise Kelsie Gibbs, 89, of Letart, West Virginia, went to the (sic) be with the Lord on Sunday, June 8, 2003.
She was born October 11, 2923, at Broad Run, West Virginia, daughter of the late Okey W. Roush and Alma Pickens Roush.
She was a homemaker, and was a member of the Broad Run United Methodist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dallas Patterson Gibbs; sisters, Eileen Roush, Elsie Lieving, Estyl Clark, Eunice Hart, Freda Henry and Fannie Clark; brothers, Hazen H. and Raymond Roush; and sons-in-law, Robert R. Hendrick and Elson Long.
She is survived by a daughter, Janice M. Hendrick of Letart; a daughter and son-in-law, Sandra A. and Charles Wise of Letart; a son and daughter-in-law, Denver L. and Sharon Gibbs of Letart; grandchildren, Timothy and Brenda Long of Mason, West Virginia, Lisa and Tony Venoy of Pomeroy, Ohio, Rodney Long and his fiancée, Lora of Gallipolis, Ohio, Donna and B.J. Leach of Letart, Rex and Vikie Hendrick of Letart, Dwain and Aimee Hendrick of Letart, Vickie and Darrell Martin of Gallipolis, April Roush of Gallipolis, Stephanie and Jeff DeWeese of Letart; and Annette and Chris Keller of Cottageville, West Virginia; 12 great-grandchildren, five step-great-grandchildren, two step-great-great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.
She is also survived by a sister, L. Irene Justis of Mason; and sisters-in-law, Evelyn Roush of New Haven, West Virginia, Irene Myers of Letart and Jo and Ray Robinson of Letart.
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, 2003, in the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason, with Pastor Brian May, the Rev. Jack and Nancy Mayes and Pastor Teresa Davis officiating. Burial will be in the Hoffman Cemetery at Letart. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, June 10, 2003.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Union United Methodist Church Building Fund, Route 2, Box 45-A, Letart, West Virginia25253.
E-mail condolences can be sent to foglesongtucker@citynet.net.

Gordon, Timothy John
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, June 23, 2003
Obituaries
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LETART - Timothy John Gordon, 22, of Letart, West Virginia, died Saturday, June 21, 2003, at Pleasant Valley Hospital.
He was born June 6, 1981, in Gallipolis, Ohio, son of John K Gordon of Columbia, South Carolina, and Pamela Riggs Gordon of Letart.
He participated for many years in the Special Olympics, in which he received numerous awards.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by sisters, Bobbi Jo Gordon of Letart, and Kelly Ann Gordon of Letart; his grandmothers, Delores Riggs of Letart, and Clara Jo Gordon of Letart; his grandfather, John A Gordon of Letart; and aunts and uncles, Teresa and Zack MacKnight of Letart, and David and Cindy Ross of Burlington, North Carolina.
He is also survived by uncles, Jackie M Riggs of Letart, and Mike Gordon of Letart; an aunt, Barb Gordon of Letart; a special friend, Kelly McCallister of Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia; and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Jackie B Riggs; and an uncle, Clarence W Riggs.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2003, in the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason, West Virginia, with Pastor Brian May officiating. Burial will be in the Zerkle Cemetery at Letart. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, June 23, 2003.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Mason County Special Olympics, in care of Bill Hussell, P O Box 588, Mason, West Virginia 25260.
E-mail condolences may be sent to folesongtucker@citynet.net

Grady, Owen Michael
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, January 3, 2003
Obituaries
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HUNTINGTON - Owen Michael Grady went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2002, at Cabell-Huntington Hospital.
He is survived by his parents Michael and Deanna Bailes Grady of Leon and his sisters Conner and Hannan Grady, both at home.
Other survivors include paternal grandparents Beldon and Cecelia Grady of Leon; maternal grandparents Carl and Sharon Bailes of Leon; paternal great grandmother Theda Self of Houston, Texas; maternal great grandmother Agnes Jackson of Lewiston, Mich.; aunts Teresa Bonecutter of Leon, Angie Hill of Leon, Teresa Withrow of Winfield, DeeDee Smith of Leon, Heather Bailes of Eleanor, Chrissy Grady of Leon, Shannon Grady of Leon, and LeeAnn Grady of Point Pleasant; uncles David Bailes of Eleanor, Johnny Bonecutter of Leon, Jeff Withrow of Winfield, Brian Smith of Leon, Jack Grady of Leon, Kenny Grady of Teays Valley, and Rick Grady of Leon.
Funeral service will be at 1 pm of Saturday, January 4, 2003, at Raynes Funeral Home in Buffalo with Pastor Adam Null and Pastor Randy Parsons officiating. Burial will be at the Craig Cemetery in Grimms Landing. Friends may call from 6 to 9 pm Friday at the funeral home.
-- Paid notice
NOTE: Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia
Leon, Mason County, West Virginia
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Lewiston, Montmorency County, Michigan
Winfield, Putnam County, West Virginia
Point Pleasant, Mason County, West Virginia
Eleanor, Putnam County, West Virginia
Teays Valley, Putnam County, West Virginia
Buffalo, Putnam County, West Virginia
Grimms Landing, Mason County, West Virginia

Green, Fred Johnson
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, October 22, 2003
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Obituaries

Fred Johnson Green, 85, of Fraziers Bottom, West Virginia, died Tuesday, October 21, 2003, at the Pleasant Valley Hospital in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. He was born February 2, 1918, in Upland, West Virginia, to the late James Beechem and Virginia (Sowash) Green.
Fred was a member of the Mt Zion Baptist Church in Upland. He had been a farmer his entire life, operating the Green Poultry Farm in Upland for some 40 years and later raising beef cattle at the family farm. Fred had served on the Mason County Fair Board for many years as a director and one of the coordinators of the Junior Livestock Sale. He was also a past member of the Mason County Farm Bureau for over 60 years and the American Angus Association. He was a graduate of Hannan High School.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Bernice Artis (Miller) Green of Fraziers Bottom; two daughters and sons-in-law, Virginia and Warren Cornell of Dunbar, West Virginia, and Betty and Pat Smith of Huntington, West Virginia; three sons and dauthers-in-law, James and Carolyn Green of Fraizers Bottom, Freddie and Tina Green of Fraizers Bottom, and Richard and Alesia Green of Point Pleasant; eight grandchildren, Beth Nunley, Lisa Pitchford, Kevin Cornell, Amy Hughes, Jonathan Smith, David Smith, Jared Green and Tyler Green; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Garrett Green, James Green and H Sinsell Green; and one sister, Lilah G Green.
Funeral services will be 11 am Saturday, October 25, 2003, at Mt Zion Baptist Church, Upland, with the Rev Charles Moses and the Rev James Lewis officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 pm Friday, October 24, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home, Point Pleasant, and one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Mt Zion Baptist Church Building Fund, c/o James Green, 545 Mason Road, Fraziers Bottom, WV 25082.
The family extends appreciation and thanks to special caregivers Anna Wallis and Jane Martin who cared for Fred while he was at home, and to the staff of the Pleasant Valley Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Point Pleasant.

Greene, Lillian Russell
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, May 14, 2003
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Obituaries

NEW HAVEN - Lillian Russell Greene of Hew Haven, West Virginia, died in her home on Tuesday, May 13, 2003, at the age of 90.
She was born July 1, 1912, at Hawks Nest, West Virginia, the daughter of the late David D Russell and the late Myrtle McGraw Russell.
She was a member of the St Paul Lutheran Church in New Haven.
Lillian was an avid golfer who was proud to the first honorary lifetime member of the Riverside Ladies Golf Association.
She was a member of the New Haven Women's Club and the New Haven Bridge Club. Lillian enjoyed attending the Kentucky Derby and watching West Virginia University Football.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roba "RG" Greene; and one sister, April Nickel.
She is survived by a daughter, Karen Kay Greene of, New Haven; a stepson, James A (Betty) Greene of Beckley, West Virginia; two step-grandsons, Roba Greene of Charleston, West Virginia, and Roger Greene of Cleveland, Ohio; a step-great-granddaughter, Ashley Greene of Big Otter, West Virginia; two sisters, Majel Russell Farha of Gauley Bridge, West Virginia, and Evelyn Russell Croft of Gauley Bridge; a brother, David D Russell of Gauley Bridge; several nieces and nephews; several great-nieces and nephews; special best friend, Nancy L Powell of New Haven; a special granddaughter, Janie Jones of Chattanooga, Tennessee; a special great-granddaughter, Shawnee Jones of Chattanooga; a special great-grandson, Joshua Logan of Honolulu, Hawaii; a special grandson, William M Powell of Tampa, Florida; a sister-in-law, Betty (William) Greene Lester of Mullins, West Virginia; bother-in-law, Everette Greene of Mullins; a sister-in-law, Dottie (Sam) Greene Farley of Florida; a brother-in-law, William (Delores) Greene of Missouri; and a brother-in-law, Gilbert (Jackie) Greene of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Lillian was loved by many friends and blessed with an extended nursing family.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday, May 16, 2003, in the Anderson Funeral Home, New Haven, with Pastors George Wierick and David Russell officiating. Burial will follow in the Kirkland Memorial Cemetery. Friends may call on the family from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 15, 2003, at the funeral home.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the family by visiting www.andersonfh.com.

Greene, Roy 'Gene'
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, October 7, 2003
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Deaths

HARTFORD -Roy "Gene" Greene, 68, Hartford, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2003, at his residence.
Arrangements will be announced by the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home, Mason.

Greenlee, Ada
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, October 13, 2003
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Obituaries

LEON - Ada Greenlee, 78, Leon, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2003, at Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis, Ohio.
Arrangements will be announced by the Deal Funeral Home.

Greenlee, Ada A
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, October 14, 2003
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LEON - Ada A Greenlee, 78, of Leon, died Sunday, October 12, 2003, in Holzer Medical Center at Gallipolis, Ohio.
She was born December 17, 1924, in Charleston, West Virginia, daughter of the late John Maford Ray and Thelma Webb Ray.
She was retired from Lakin State Hospital and Holzer Medical Center as a dietitian, and in housekeeping. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Point Pleasant.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Bruce W Weikle; and two brothers, Howard and Adrian Ray.
She is survived by her husband, Frank Greenlee of Leon; a son and daughter-in-law, Phillip and Jeanie Weikle of Point Pleasant, West Virginia; daughters and sons-in-law, Vicki L Hass of Ravenswood, West Virginia, Romona and Terry Gray of Letart, West Virginia, and Valarie and Charles McKinney of Point Pleasant; 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; an a brother and sister-in-law, James and Eulegean Ray of Kenna, West Virginia.
Services will be 1 pm Wednesday, October 15, 2003, in the Deal Funeral Home at Point Pleasant, with the Rev Pete Allinder officiating. Burial will follow in the Kirkland Memorial Gardens at Point Pleasant. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 pm Tuesday, October 14, 2003.
Please visit deal_fh@charternet.net to send e-mail condolences to the family. Death Notice

Grimes, Norma V
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, May 30, 2003
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GALLIPOLIS FERRY - Norma V Grimes, 89, passed away Thursday, May 29, 2003, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Patti and Larry Cook of Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia, in which she had resided since January.
She was born December 24, 1914, to the late Mildred and Jennie Stephens.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Grimes; sisters, Lorena Haynes, Melva Tolley and Marie Harmon; and brothers, Stanley Stephens, Jimmie Atkinson and Philiip Atkinson.
Other survivors include grandsons, Michael and Kim Sayre of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and Matt Sayre of Point Pleasant; a great-granddaughter, Skylar Sayre of Point Pleasant; sisters, Eva Wallace of Buffalo, West Virginia, and Florence Slater of Buffalo; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, May 31, 2003, at the Raynes Funeral Home in Buffalo, with the Rev Denver Tucker and the Rev Wayne Burch officiating. Burial will be in the Buffalo Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 30, 2003.
NOTE: Buffalo, Putnam County, West Virginia

Grimm, Robert R
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, April 2, 2003
Deaths
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NEW HAVEN - Robert R. Grimm, 63, of New Haven, died Tuesday at the Charleston Area Medical Center. Complete arrangements will be announced by Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home, Point Pleasant.

Grimm, Robert R
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, April 3, 2003
Obituaries
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NEW HAVEN - Robert Ray Grimm, 63, of New Haven, West Virginia, died Tuesday, April 1, 2003, at the Charleston Area Medical Center, Memorial Division, Charleston, West Virginia. He was retired from Kaiser Aluminum where he worked as a crane operator. Robert graduated in 1957 from Wahama High School.
Born November 1, 1939, at Broadrun, West Virginia, Robert was a son of the late Homer and Ada Grimm Wears. He was also preceded in death by three grandchildren.
Surviving are his wife Carolyn Skeens Grimm of New Haven; daughters Belinda Ray Penddelton and Edith Grimm both of Bradbury, Ohio; sons Homer Jennings Grimm of Bradbury and Robert Russell Grimm of New Haven; son and daughter-in-law Shannon Gene "Shane" and Staci Grimm and grandson Caleb Grimm of New Haven; brother and sister-in-law Keith James and Cheryl Powell of New Haven; special friend Billy Smith of Arnett, West Virginia; and seven grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2003, at Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason, West Virginia, with the Rev. Carl "PaPa" Skeens and the Rev. Rodney Skeens officiating. Burial will follow in the Graham Cemetery at New Haven. Friends may call on the family from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the family at foglesongtucker@citynet.net.
NOTE: Broadrun should be Broad Run, Mason County, West Virginia Death Notice

Grinstead, Foster T 'Fossie'
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, November 28, 2003
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NEW HAVEN - Foster T. "Fossie" Grinstead, 76, of New Haven, West Virginia, died Wednesday, November 26, 2003, at the Rocksprings Rehabilitation Center in Pomeroy, Ohio.
He was born February 21, 1927, in Hartford, West Virginia, son of the late Harry C. Grinstead and Catherine Gibbs Grinstead.
He was a supervisor for American Electric Power for 50 years.
He was a life member of the Riverside Golf Course, which he designed, was a US Navy veteran of World War II, and was a member of Smith-Capehart Post No. 140 of the American Legion at New Haven, and Stewart-Johnson Post No. 9926 of the VFW at Mason, West Virginia.
He is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Mark and Margie Grinstead of Warner Robins, Georgia, and Randy and Barbara Grinstead of Leon, West Virginia; a son, Brett Grinstead of New York, New York; daughters, Denise Grinstead of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and Cindy Buzzard of Mason; grandchildren, Jennifer Pagel, Kristen Grinstead and Evan Grinstead; and great-grandchildren, Jaeda Pagel and Jaylyn Pagel.
He is also survived by his beloved companion, Linda Wyatt of New Haven; sisters, Leah VanMatre of West Columbia, West Virginia, Ernestine Zuspan of Mason, and Eulah Bellamy of Point Pleasant; a brother, Burley Grinstead of Columbus, Ohio; and special friends, Debbie Wayland, Jeff Wayland, Ty Wayland and Nikki Wayland.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Wilma Wamsley and Eileen Kerber; and a brother Vernon Grinstead.
Services will be 1:30 pm Sunday, November 30, 2003, in the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home at Mason, with the Rev Bob Pollock officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunrise Memorial Gardens at Letart, West Virginia. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 pm Saturday, November 29, 2003.
Military graveside services will be conducted by Stewart-Johnson Post No. 9926 of the VFW and Smith-Capehart Post No. 140 of the American Legion.
Pall bearers will be Mitch Roush, Bob Oliver, Ron Logan, Mark Grinstead, Randy Grinstead and Bob Green.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the Bend Area CARE, P O Box 542, New Haven, West Virginia 25265.
E-mail condolences can be sent to foglesongtucker@citynet.net.

Grueser, James R Sr
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, March 21, 2003
Obituaries
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PONEROY, Ohio - James Robert Grueser Sr., 54, of Pomeroy, Ohio, died unexpectedly at his residence Wednesday, March 19, 2003. He was born November 9, 2948, in Minersville, Ohio, son of Robert Earl Grueser and Norma Jean Davis Grueser of Racine, Ohio.
James was employed by the Southern Ohio Coal Company. He was a graduate of Southern High School, a member of the Pomeroy and Racine Masonic Lodges, the Proud Grandpa Club, and the Hope Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Donna Jean Williams Grueser of Pomeroy; daughter Tracey (Eddie) Van Matre, of Ona, W.Va.; son James Jr. (Melissa) Grueser of Racine; grandchildren Jenna Van Matre and James Edison "Jed" Grueser; sister Joyce (Larry) Hollon of Racine; mother-in-law Betty Williams of Pomeroy; brothers-in-law Allen (Marilyn) Williams of Pomeroy, Lee (Bron) Williams of Middleport, and Dana Williams of Pomeroy; and several nieces and nephews.
James was preceded in death by a son, Todd Anthony Grueser; maternal grandparents Frank and Elva Davis; and paternal grandparents George and Thelma Grueser.
Funeral service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23, 2003, at the Fisher Funeral Home in Pomeroy with James Ditty officiating. Burial will follow in Kirkland Cemetery in Lakin, W.Va. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Flossie Allensworth Scholarship Fund, c/o Hope Baptist Church, 570 Grant St., Middleport, OH 45750 or to the American Heart Association.

Halfhill, Lowell
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, June 24, 2003
Obituaries
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NEW HAVEN - Lowell Halfhill, 58, New Haven, died Sunday, June 22, 2003, in Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington.
Arrangements will be announced by Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home.

Halfhill, Lowell
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, June 24, 2003
Obituaries
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NEW HAVEN - Lowell Halfhill, 58, of New Haven, West Virginia, died of cardic arrest on Sunday, June 22, 2003, at Cabell-Huntington Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia.
Lowell was born April 26, 1945, in Gallipolis, Ohio, son of Alzada Halfhill Hersman, and the late Wilmer B Halfhill.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his youngest brother, Joe, and his father-in-law, Woodrow L Foreman, brother-in-law, Gary Green, and sister-in-law, Phyllis Scott.
He was a superintendent for United Construction Company o Parkersburg, West Virginia, and had worked for many years at AEP power plants. Lowell was a member of the Carpenters Local No. 650, VFW Post NO. 9926 and American Legion Post No. 140.
He served in the United States Navy Seabees.
He will be greatly missed by his wife, Myra Foreman Halfhill, and his children, Christy and Jeff Joyner, Carla and Mike Fuller, and J. R. Halfhill of Akron, Ohio, Jeff Cochran of Morgan Center, Ohio, Grant Hysell and Roberta Davis, and Jason and Lisa Hysell of New Haven, West Virginia.
He was a special devoted grandfather to his grandchildren, Ashley Joyner, Marissa Fuller, Taylor and Derek Hyell, Sydney Hysell, Derek Smith, and Michaela and Tyler Davis. He was the brother of Wilmer and Barbara Halfhill, Doug and Brenda Halfhill, and Tom and Renee Halfhill.
He had one sister, Judy and Wayne Thompson. He is survived by his mother-in-law, Eileen Foreman of Lorain, Ohio; his sister-in-law, Sharon Green, brother-in-law, Everett and Linda Foreman of Sheffield Lake, Ohio, brother-in-law, Dennis and Diane Foreman of Barboursville, West Virginia, and brother-in-law, Jerry Scott of New Haven.
He was a loving uncle to many nieces and nephews. Lowell will be mourned by many special friends.
Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, June 26, 2003, in the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason, West Virginia, officiated by Pastor Carl Ward and Pastor Chad Foreman. Burial will be followed at Sunrise Memorial Gardens in Letart, West Virginia, where there will be a military graveside service by American Legion Post No. 140 lf New Haven, and VFW Post No. 9926 of Mason.
Visitation is Wednesday, June 25, 2003, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Friends may e-mail condolences to foglesongtucker@citynet.net.
In lieu o flowers, donations may be made to the "Lowell Halfhill Little League Memorial Fund, in care of United Construction Company Inc., P O Box 4859, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26104. Death Notice

Hammack, Mara Elizabeth
Sunday Times-Sentinel, Point Pleasant, WV
Sunday, January 19, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. - Mara Elizabeth Hammack, 76, Point Pleasant, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2003, in Mason County.
Services will be 1 p.m. Monday in Wilcoxen Funeral Home, Point Pleasant. Burial will be in the Concord Cemetery, Henderson, W.Va. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to services.

Hammack, Mara Elizabeth
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, January 20, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Mara Elizabeth Hammack of Point Pleasant, W. Va., died Jan. 18, 2003. She was 76.
The funeral service will take place at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 20, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant. Burial will follow at the Concord Cemetery in Henderson, W. Va. Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Hana, Mildred R
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, April 24, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Mildred Rebecca Hana, 75, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Wednesday, April 23, 2003 in the Pleasant Valley Hospital, Point Pleasant. Mildred was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Gallipolis, Ohio.
Born April 30, 1927, in South Carolina, she was the daughter of the late English and Pet A. Jones. Mildred was also preceded in death by her husband, Orin W. Hana, October 30, 1984; and a granddaughter, Sara Rebecca Kincaid.
Surviving are two daughters and one son-in-law, Donna and Frankie Bonecutter Jr. of Point Pleasant with whom Mildred made her home, and Annette Fergurson of Gallipolis; six sisters; and three brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 26, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant with the Rev. William "Bill" Banks officiating. Burial will follow in Kirkland Memorial Gardens. Friends may call on the family from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Haning, Nora
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Saturday, September 20, 2003
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Nora Haning, 77, Henderson, W.Va., died Friday, Sept 19, 2003.
Arrangements are being handled by Wilcoxen Funeral Home of Point Pleasant.

Harmon, Mary
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, November 6, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Mary Harmon, 79, Point Pleasant, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2003, at her residence.
Arrangements will be announced by the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home.

Harmon, Mary Louise Hudson
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, November 7, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Mary Louise Hudson Harmon, 80, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died at her home, Thursday morning, November 6, 2003.
She was a homemaker, and was employed by Gene and Louise Crow for many years as a housekeeper and caregiver. She was a member of Elizabeth Chapel in Gallipolis, Ohio.
She was born May 6, 1923, in Charleston, West Virginia, a daughter of the late Edgar Fredrick and Lena Huddleston Hudson.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a son, Ed Lewis Haromon Jr.; and brothers, Sydney Hudson, Junior Waldron, Frank Morrow and James Leport.
She is survived by her husband, Ed Lewis Harmon; three daughters, Carolyn (Kenneth) Graham of St. Albans, West Virginia, Patty (Junior) Gillispie of New Haven, West Virginia, and Donna (David) Mitchell of Langsville, Ohio; three sons, James (Mary) Harmon of Gallipolis, and Edgar (Susie) Harmon and Charles Harmon of Point Pleasant; a sister, Goldie Beckett of Chesapeake, Ohio; 18 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 pm Saturday, November 8, 2003, at the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with the Rev Albert Holley and the Rev Carl Swisher officiating. Burial will follow in the Lone Oak Cemetery at Point Pleasant. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 pm Friday, November 7, 2003.
Those wishing may e-mail condolences to the family at crowhussell@charternet.net.

Harmon, Richard K
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, January 16, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Richard K. "Rick" Harmon, 46, died Tuesday, January 14, 2003, at the Ohio State University Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He worked in the coal yard at the AEP Philip Sporn Plant in New Haven, W.Va. He was a 1975 graduate of Wahama High School and attended Faith Baptist Church in Mason, W.Va.
Born May 15, 1956, in Logan, W.Va., he was a son of Richard Carl and Joann (Cabell) Harmon of Mason.
Surviving in addition to his parents are; his wife, Connie Harmon of Point Pleasant; a step son, Wesley Durst of Leon, W.Va.; a brother and sister-in-law, Danny and Delia Harmon of Leon, W.Va.; a nephew, Trevor Harmon of Leon; a special aunt, Sadie Bryant of Chapmanville, W.Va.; six uncles, Eddie, Tommy and Harry Harmon, and Albert, Donald and Roger Cabell; and several cousins.
Funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. on Friday, January 17, 2003, at the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with Pastor Ron Branch officiating. Burial will follow at the Forrest Lawn Cemetery in Pecks Mill, W.Va. A Committal service will take place at 2:30 p.m. at the cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday.
Condolences may be emailed to the family at foglestongtucker@citynet.net. In Memory
-- Paid Notice

Harmon, Richard "Rick"
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, January 14, 2004
Page B4
In Memory

In Memory of Richard "Rick" Harmon
5/15/56 - 1/14/03
God called you home a year ago today,
We miss you and love you so much,
Love Always,
Wife, Mom, Dad, Brother & Family, Biggen & Loudy

Harper, Jessie E
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, November 7, 2003
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GALLIPOLIS FERRY - Jessie E Harper, 56, Gallipolis Ferry, died Thursday, Nov 6, 2003, in St Joseph's Hospital, Parkersburg.
Arrangements will be announced by Deal Funeral Home.

Harris, Robert R
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Saturday, December 20, 2003
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Robert R Harris, 62, of Pomeroy, Ohio, died Friday, December 19, 2003, at his residence following a long illness. He worked for the Tupper Plains-Chester Water District and retired from the US Navy after 20 years service.
He was born September 23, 1941, in Mason, West Virginia, a son of the late Frank M and Elizabeth Anna (Mees) Harris.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia Washington Harris, of Pomeroy; a son and daughter-in-law, Douglas and Alvena Harris of Pomeroy; a daughter and son-in-law, Elizabeth Ann and Tim Bearhs of Pomeroy; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Also surviving are a brother and sister-in-law, Allan and Jane Harris of Pomeroy; and a sister and brother-in-law, Ann and Arthur Colomini of Columbus, Ohio.
Funeral service will be 2 pm Sunday, December 21, 2003, at Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason with Pastor Brian May officiating. Burial will follow in Kirkland Memorial Gardens. Visitation is noon-2 pm Sunday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to Holzer Hospice, 100 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis, OH 45631.
Those who wish to send e-mail condolences to the family may do so by sending them to foglesongtucker@citynet.net.

Hart, Billy Jack
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, July 8, 2003
Obituaries
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LETART - Billy Jack Hart, 30, of Letart, West Virginia, died Saturday, July 5, 2003, at his residence.
He was born October 28, 1972, in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, son of the late Paul Richard "Tommy" and Marjorie Ann Wamsley Hart.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Ida Mae Hart.
He is survived by a sister, Jody Lynn Doerfer of Letart; three brothers, Paul Wayne Wamsley of Letart, Willard Lee Wamsley of Midlothian, Virginia, and Richard Allen Hart of Point Pleasant; several nieces and nephews; and aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service will be conducted at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2003, in the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with the Rev Verlin "Sampy" Hart officiating. Visitation will be held from 7 p.m. until the time of services Wednesday, July 9, 2003.
Private interment will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Jody Lynn Doerfer, Route 2, Box 162-A, Letart, West Virginia 25253.

Hayes, Brian Dale
Sunday Times-Sentinel, Point Pleasant, WV
Sunday, January 19, 2003
Obituaries
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MIDDLEPORT, Ohio - Brian Dale Hayes, 36, of Middleport, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 18, 2003.
He was born February 3, 1966, in Pomeroy, son of William Keith Hayes of Rutland, and Nancy Kathleen Jeffers Hurlow of Clifton, West Virginia.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by a sister, Vikki Lynn Hayes, and Shawn Gilmore of Antiquity; brothers, Jeffrey Hayes of West Columbia, West Virginia, and Tracy Hayes of Mason, West Virginia, Larry (Violet) Jeffers of Minersville, Walter (Betty) Hayes of Pomeroy and Robert Hayes of Syracuse; and a great aunt, Fern Roush of Middleport.
He was preceded in death by an infant brother, William Roy Hayes; maternal grandparents, Roy and Lola Jeffers; paternal grandparents, Arnold and Nettie Hayes; uncles, Michael Jeffers and Eugene Hayes; and a niece, Brittany Hayes.
Private services will be held for the family. Officiating will be the Rev. Greg Collin and burial will be in the Zerkle Cemetery in Hartford, West Virginia. Friends may call at Fisher Funeral Home in Pomeroy from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, January 20, 2003.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be mailed to Nancy Hurlow, 1150 Second Street, Clifton, West Virginia 25260.
-- Paid notice

Hicks, Brian E
Saturday Times-Sentinel, Point Pleasant, WV
Saturday, April 5, 2003
Obituaries
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POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. - Brian Edward Hicks, 38, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Wednesday, April 2, 2003, in the Pleasant Valley Hospital, Point Pleasant.
Born May 20, 1964 in Gallipolis, Ohio, Brian was the son of M. June Crawford Hicks of Point Pleasant and the late Carl Edward Hicks. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his wife, Rebecca Gheen Hicks, and an infant brother, Carl E. Hicks II.
He graduated in 1982 from Point Pleasant High School and had attended West Virginia Tech. Brian was employed by the Point Pleasant Division of the West Virginia Department of Highways, and was a member of the Main Street Baptist Church in Point Pleasant.
In addition to his mother, Brian is survived by a son, Jacob Hicks of Point Pleasant; a stepdaughter, Leeza Bartles of Point Pleasant; and a brother, Jeffrey C. Hicks of Circleville, Ohio.
Funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 6, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with pastors Joe Goodwin and Carl Swisher officiating. Burial will follow in the Kirkland Memorial Gardens, Point Pleasant. Friends may call on the family from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2003, at the funeral home.

Higginbotham, John L
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, July 9, 2003
Obituaries
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SCOTT DEPOT - John Lee Higginbotham, 43, of Scott Depot, West Virginia, died Monday, July 7, 2003, at Putnam General Hospital.
He was employed by Bank One in Charleston.
He was preceded in death by his father, Okey Lee Higginbotham; and a brother, Michael Higginbotham.
John is survived by his wife, Sheri Higginbotham; a son, John Alex Higginbotham, at home; stepdauthers, Corey and Kasi Austin; his mother, Shirley Jean Higginbotham of St Albans, West Virginia; his grandparents, Dan and Beulah Gross of New Mexico; brothers and sisters-in-law, Danny and Sandy Higginbotham of Baltimore, Maryland, and David and Fatima Higginbotham of Boston, Massachussetts; a sister and brother-in-law, Jeanne and Lee McCoy of Fort Jennings, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 10, 2003, in the Casdorph and Curry Funeral Home, 110 B Street, St Albans. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2003

Higginbotham, John L
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, July 9, 2003
Obituaries
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SCOTT DEPOT - John Lee Higginbotham, 43, of Scott Depot, West Virginia, died Monday, July 7, 2003, at Putnam General Hospital.
He was employed by Bank One in Charleston.
He was preceded in death by his father, Okey Lee Higginbotham; and a brother, Michael Higginbotham.
John is survived by his wife, Sheri Higginbotham; a son, John Alex Higginbotham, at home, stepdaughters, Corey and Kasi Austin; his mother, Shirley Jean Higginbotham of St. Albans, West Virginia; his grandparents Dan and Beulah Gross of New Mexico; brothers and sisters-in-law, Danny and Sandy Higginbotham of Baltimore, Maryland, and David and Fatima Higginbotham of Boston, Massachusetts; a sister and brother-in-law, Jeanne and Lee McCoy of Fort Jennings, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was conducted today, Thursday, July 10, 2003, in the Casdorph and Curry Funeral Home, 110 B Street, St. Albans. Visitation was held in the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2003.

Higginbotham, Lawrence M
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, June 30, 2003
Obituaries
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FOSTERIA, OHIO - Lawrence M Higginbotham, 83, of Alvada, Ohio, died Saturday at the Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria, Ohio. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2003, at the Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home in Carey, Ohio. Full military graveside services will follow at Spring Grove Cemetery in Carey. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2-5 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial contributions may be sent to Seneca County Alternative Transportation in care of the Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, 225 W Findlay St Carey, Ohio 43316.

Hill, Clairabelle Oceana
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, December 9, 2003
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ASHTON - Clairabelle Oceana Hill, 3 months, died Sunday, December 7, 2003, at St Mary's Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia.
She was born September 5, 2003, in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, to Kevin Barker and Stephanie D Hill of Ashton, West Virginia, who survive her.
She is also survived by maternal grandparents, Steve and Rita Hill of Gallipolis, Ohio, and Karen and Emory Lee Hickman Jr. of Huntington, West Virginia; paternal grandmother, Rosemary Barker of Point Pleasant; maternal great-grandparents, Alto (Charles) Riedell of Gallipolis; maternal great-grandfather, William Gregory of Patriot, Ohio; paternal great-grandmother, Mary Ekers of Ashton; an uncle, Emory Lee Hickman III of Huntington; an aunt, Sandra Barker of Rio Grande, Ohio; and several great aunts and uncles.
She was preceded in death by maternal great-grandparents, Harold Hill and Elva Jean Gregory; and paternal great-grandfather, Floyd Ekers.
Services will be 11 am Thursday, December 11, 2003, at the Willis Funeral Home in Gallipolis, with the Rev Willard Blankenship officiating. Burial will follow in the Centenary Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 pm Wednesday, December 10, 2003.
Please visit www.willisfuneralhome.com for e-mail condolence

Hill, Gregory G
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, June 9, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Gregory G Hill, 41, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Friday, June 6, 2003, at Pleasant Valley Hospital after a sudden illness.
He was born February 22, 1962, at Charleston, West Virginia, son of the late Billy Ray Hill and Shirley Hess Hill.
A U.S. Army veteran, he was an unloader for Wal-Mart of Gallipolis, Ohio, and attended the Salem Community Church of Point Pleasant.
He is survived by his wife, Shani Hill of Point Pleasant; his mother-in-law, Sadie Bailes of Point Pleasant; two special dogs, Chrissy and Alex; a special cat, Peper; and brothers and sisters, Karen and Donald Wheeler, Tracy Hill, Randy Hill and Bill Hill.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 11, 2003, in the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with the Rev. Clyde Ferrell officiating. Burial will be in the Suncrest Cemetery at Point Pleasant. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, June 10, 2003.
Please visit deal_fh@charter.net to send e-mail condolences to the Hill family.

Hindy, Virginia Mae
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, July 15, 2003
Obituaries
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MIDDLEPORT, Ohio - Virginia Mae Kirk Hindy, 83, of Middleport, passed away Monday, July 14, 2003, at her residence.
She was born June 23, 1920, in Delbarton, West Virginia, daughter of the late Allen Kirk and Ida Daniels Kirk.
She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Middleport Chapter No. 172, Order of Eastern Star, and she was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Pomeroy, Ohio.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cassam Hindy; a son, Daniel Hindy; a grandson, Michael Hindy; and two brothers and three sisters.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, David and Pat Hindy of Long Bottom, Ohio; a grandson and seven granddaughters; 16 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and special daughters-in-law, Patricia Hindy o Pomeroy, and Diana Hindy of California.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2003, at Kirkland Memorial Gardens in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. There will be no visitation.
Arrangements are by the Fisher Funeral Home in Middleport.
Friends may send condolences and register online at www.fisherfuneralhomes.com
NOTE: Delbarton, Mingo County, West Virginia

Hirth, Peter J
Sunday Times-Sentinel, Point Pleasant, WV
Sunday, March 23, 2003
Obituaries
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TAMPA, Fla. - Peter J Hirth, 84, of Tampa, died Thursday morning, March 20, 2003, at his home.
He was an engineer and retired from the U S Air Force, a member of the Manhattan Avenue Baptist Church in Tampa, a member of the Masonic Hillsborough Lodge, where he had served as Past District Deputy Grand Master, and a member of the Egypt Shrine and the York Rite.
He was born April 14, 1918, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, son of the late Peter and Madeling Graff Hirth.
He is survived by his wife of over 60 years, Clara E Byus Hirth; a daughter, G J Catalano; a sister-in-law, Ruth Coutcher; and three nieces and a nephew.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 25, 2003, at the Concord Cemetery in Henderson, West Virginia, with the Rev Bernhard O'Brien officiating. Burial will follow. There will be no visitation.
Services are under the direction of the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, West Virginia.

Hite, Robert Grove (sic)
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, December 11, 2003
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Obituaries

POINT PLEASANT - Robert Grover Hite, 83, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, passes away Wesdnesday (sic), December 10, 2003, at Pleasant Valley Hospital after a long illness.
He was the youngest child and only son of the late Grover and Josephine (Holloway) Hite.
He was a 1938 graduate of Point Pleasant High School, and served 20 years in the military, including the United States Marine Corps and the United States Army. He was a platoon sergeant, employed with the 3664th Maintenance Company of the West Virginia National Guard for 27 years.
During World War II, he participated in the Gilbert Islands and Okinawa campaigns in the South Pacific, and was deployed to Fort Polk, Louisiana, during the Berlin and Cuban Missile crises while in the National Guard.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five sisters, Hildreth Nebbergall, Junia Jo Bradshaw, Anita Bowie, Eloise O'Conner and Nancy Mayes; and a step-son, Mary Reynolds.
He is survived by his wife, Anne; two sons, Charles Stephen (Patty) Hite of Point Pleasant, and Joseph Holloway (Vicky) Hite of Marietta, Ohio; a daughter, Theresa Roberta Henson of Huntington, West Virginia; and a stepson, Richard Reynolds of Denver, Colorado.
He had two granddaughters and three great-granddaughters.
He was a good-natured friend to his peers, and a fair and loving father to his children and cared very deeply for Anne, his loving wife of many years. He will truly and sorely be missed by all.
A graveside service will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, December 13, 2003, at Kirkland Memorial Gardens, near Point Pleasant.
No visiting hours will be observed. Arrangements are under the direction of the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home in Point Pleasant. Those wishing to send condolences to the family by e-mail may do so at crowhussell@charter.net.

Hogsett, Hattie E
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, November 28, 2003
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Obituaries

POINT PLEASANT - Hattie E Hogsett, 86, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Thursday, November 27, 2003, at her residence.
She was born October 6, 1917, at Fairplain, West Virginia, daughter of the late Charles M. Chancey and Beulah Mae Casto Chancey.
She was a homemaker, and a member of the Heights United Methodist Church in Point Pleasant.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Hogsett; and two brothers, Everett Rex Chancey and Charles M. Chancey.
She is survived by two sons, Bill H. Hogsett of Point Pleasant, and James Robert Hogsett of Mount Vernon, Missouri; a daughter, Betty Jean McCoy of Point Pleasant; a sister, Lorena and JD Wilson of Longview, Texas; two grandchildren, Stephanie Hogsett of St. Roberts, Missouri, and Kimberly Hogsett of Mount Vernon, Missouri; and six nieces and nephews.
Services will be 11 am Monday, December 1, 2004, at the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with the Rev Rondal C Browning officiating. Burial will follow in the Forest Hills Cemetery at Flatrock, West Virginia. Friends may call at the funeral home from 1 to 4 pm Sunday, November 30, 2003.
Please visit deal_fh@charter.net to send e-mail condolences.

Huber, Paul Edward
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, October 24, 2003
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Obituaries

Paul Edward Huber, 80, of Mason, West Virginia, died Tuesday, October 21, 2003, at the home of his daughter, Heidi, in Jackson, Ohio, following a short illness.
He was born May 2, 1923, in Pomeroy, Ohio, to the late Edward and Magdalene (Grosshans) Huber.
He was retired from Philip Sporn where he had been a labor supervisor. He was a US Arm veteran of World War II, a member of the American Legion Post #0039, Pomeroy, and he attended Grace United Methodist Church in Gallipolis, Ohio.
He is survived by his wife, De Ett (Dunbar) Huber of Mason; two daughters and sons-in-law, Cheryl and John Markley of Gallipolis, and Heidi and Michael Bowman of Jackson; and three grandchildren, Molly Markley, and Paul and Sarah Bowman.
Also surviving are two sisters, Ruth Kauffman of Halifax, Massachusetts, and Alice Glebokar of Mason.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Katherine Duffy, and one grandson, John Paul Markley.
Funeral services will be 2 pm Sunday, October 26, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, with Dr Robert Ingram officiating. Burial will follow in the Kirkland Memorial Gardens, Point Pleasant. Military graveside rites will be given by the American Legion Post #0039. Visitation is from 1 to 2 pm Sunday at the funeral home.

Hudnall, Agnes "Ilene"
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, May 5, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Agnes "Ilene" Hudnall, 79, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died in her home Sunday, May 4, 2003. Ilene was a veteran of the U S Army and served in World War II. She was a homemaker and attended school in Gilmer County, West Virginia.
Born March 28, 1924, in Sand Fork, West Virginia, Ilene was the daughter of the late John R and Clara Alice Pritt McHenry. She was also preceded in death by a stepbrother, Ronald McHenry; four brothers, John, Dale, Gilbert, and Roy McHenry; and one sister, Myrtle Rhowe.
She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Thomas "Frank" F. Hudnall of Point Pleasant; a son and daughter-in-law, Danny and Sue Hudnall of Point Pleasant; two daughters and sons-in-law, Marie Petry and Robert Stewart of Mason, West Virginia, and Geraldine and Jimmy Tate of New Haven, West Virginia; one sister, Stacy Alltop of Weston, West Virginia; two half-brothers, Max and Bernard McHenry of Canton, Ohio; six grandchildren, Eric and Shawn Petry, Frankie Hudnall, Christopher and Andrea Tate, and Jamie Grimes; 14 great-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will take place at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 6, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant with Pastor Don M. Reynolds officiating. The American Legion Post # 93, Kenova, West Virginia, will provide military honors service at the Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens in Glasgow, West Virginia, where entombment will take place. Friends may call on the family from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, May 5, 2003, at the funeral home.

Hutchinson, Georgia
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, January 14, 2003
Page 3
Obituaries

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Georgia W. Hutchinson of Kingsville, Texas, passed away Saturday morning, January 11, 2003, in Corpus Christi, She was 83.
Born April 12, 1919, in Point Pleasant, she was a daughter of the late Joseph Sam and Lorena Shirley Windon.
She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Kingsville, and the Ladies Auxiliary, and a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Clay Hutchinson; and a son, George Robert Hutchinson.
She is survived by two sons, John L Hutchinson of Yoakum, and Joseph C Hutchinson of McAllen; and grandchildren, Gretchen Hutchinson of Nacogdoches, Tiffany Hutchinson of Houston, and Glenn Hutchinson of Orlando, Florida.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, January 16, 2003, at Suncrest Cemetery in Point Pleasant, with the Rev. Ben Stevens officiating. Burial will follow. There will be no visitation.
Arrangements are under the direction of Crow-Hussell Funeral Home of Point Pleasant.-- Paid notice

Hyatt, Steven M.
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, November 26, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Steven M. Hyatt, 48, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Tuesday morning, November 25, 2003, at his residence.
He was born December 3, 1954, in Gallipolis, Ohio, son of Ruth E. Nibert Hyatt of Point Pleasant and the late Lightburn M. Hyatt Jr.
He was a pipefitter and a member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local No. 521 in Huntington, West Virginia. He was a 1973 graduate of Point Pleasant High School.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by a sister Marcia Wilkinson of Dunedin, Florida; and two nieces, Ashley and Courtney Wilkinson of Dunedin.
Services will be 1 pm Saturday, November 29, 2003, at the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with the Rev. Rondal C. Browning officiating. Burial will follow in the Suncrest Cemetery at Point Pleasant. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 pm Friday, November 28, 2003.
E-mail condolences may be sent to the family at crowhussell@charter.net.

Jarrell, Eleanor
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, April 24, 2003
Deaths
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HUNTINGTON - Eleanor Jarrell, 74, of Mason, died Thursday, April 24, 2003, at Cabell-Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W. Va.
Complete arrangements will be announced by Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home.

Jarrell, Eleanor A
Saturday Times-Sentinel, Point Pleasant, WV
Saturday, April 26, 2003
Obituaries
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MASON, W.Va. - Eleanor A Jarrell, 74, of Mason, West Virginia, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 24, 2003, at the Cabell-Huntington Hospital. Eleanor was retired from the 3664th Armory Maintenance Division where she worked as a secretary to the commanding officers. She was a member of the Mason United Methodist Church.
Born July 31, 1928, in Runa, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Arch E and Anna Jane Worlledge Bays.
Surviving are her husband of 47 years, James E Jarrell of Mason; two sons and daughters-in-law, James Phillip and Colleen Jarrell of Charleston, West Virginia, and Robert A and Susan Jarrell of St. Albans, West Virginia; three grandchildren, Whitney Nicole Jarrell, James Nathan Jarrell, and Hattie Virginia Jarrell; a brother and sister-in-law, Leo and Willa Mae Bays of Babson Park, Florida; a sister, Hazel Berry of St. Albans; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27, 2003, at the Mason United Methodist Church with Rev. Samuel Cale IV officiating. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family. Friends may call on the family from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 26, 2003, at the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Mason United Methodist Church building fund, P O Box 336, Mason WV 25260. Condolences to the family may be e-mailed to foglesongtucker@citynet.net.
NOTE: Runa, Nicholas County, West Virginia Death Notice

Jeffers, John W
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, November 4, 2003
Deaths

NEW HAVEN - John W Jeffers, 75, New Haven, died Monday, Nov 3, 2003, at his residence.
Arrangements will be announced by the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home, Mason.

Jeffers, John W Van
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, November 5, 2003
Obituaries
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NEW HAVEN - John W. Van Jeffers, 75, of New Haven, West Virginia, formerly of Rising Sun, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on Monday, November 3, 2003.
He was born in Germantown, West Virginia, on February 4, 1928, and was a member of the Bachtel United Methodist Church of New Haven.
John retired from the Atlas Crank Shaft Corporation in Fostoria, Ohio, where he was a machinist for 33 years. He was a member of the International Order of Odd Fellows in Rising Sun.
He was a World War II veteran, serving overseas with the 82nd Airborne, 101st Signal Battalion.
John's legacy is continued by his wife, Linda V Jeffers of New Haven, along with seven daughters and one adopted son; Mrs. Daniel (Deb) Bateson of Rising Sun, Miss Nancy Jeffers of Bowling Green, Ohio, Mrs. Kevin (Christine) Gulley of Little Hocking, Ohio, Mrs. Michael (Anita) Leady of Rising Sun, Mrs. William (Linda Denise) Stephenson of Rising Sun, Mrs. Douglas (Lori) Crabill of Fremont, Ohio, Mrs. Thomas (Dorothy) Gangwer of Rising Sun, and Mr. Paul Affholder of Houghton Lake, Michigan; and 18 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He is also survived by sisters, Dorothy Scraggs of Sharpsburg, Maryland, Margerite Lockard of Franklin, West Virginia, and Mary Sisk of New Haven; two half-sisters, Barb Meadows of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and Anna Mae Brocksmidth of Gibsonburg, Ohio; and a half-brother, Junior Lee Jeffers of New Haven.
John will be joined in the afterlife by his father, William Perry Jeffers; his mother, Ida Iona Oldaker Jeffers; an infant son, John W Van Jeffers II; a sister, Annabelle Higginbotham; and a half-brother, Donald Roy Jeffers.
Services will be 11 am Friday, November 7, 2003, at the Foglesong -Tucker Funeral Home in Mason, West Virginia, with the Rev Larry Luckydoo officiating. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 pm Thursday, November 6, 2003, at the funeral home.
A military funeral will be conducted by the Smith-Capehart Post No 140 of the American Legion and Stewart-Johnson Post No 9926 of the VFW.

Johnson, Barry Mitchell
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, December 15, 2003
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Barry Mitchell Johnson, 47, of Cottageville, West Virginia, died Saturday, December 13, 2003, at Clifton, West Virginia. He worked for Hartley Manufacturing Company, and McCoy Excavating. He was a 1975 graduate of Wahama High School and a United States Navy veteran of the Iran Conflict.
He was born November 3, 1956, in Mason, West Virginia, a son of Phyllis (Stobart) Johnson, and the late George R Johnson, Sr.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert E Johnson.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry (Hawkins) Johnson of Cottageville; his mother, Phyllis Johnson of Clifton; three brothers and sisters-in-law, George R Jr. and Sylvia Johnson of Clifton; Tony and Lisa Hawkins of Chillicothe, Ohio; Terry and Tabitha Hawkins of Lucasville, Ohio; a mother-in-law and father-in-law, Sue and Earnest Compson of Clifton.
Also surviving are several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 10 am Tuesday, December 16, 2003, at Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason, West Virginia, with the Rev Larry Gilland officiating. Burial will follow in Sunrist Memorial Gardens, Letart, West Virginia, with military graveside service performed by Stewart-Johnson VFW Post 9926 and the Smith-Capehart American Legion Post 140.
Those who wish to e-mail condolences may do so be sending them to foglesongtucker@citynet.net.

Johnson, Charles R
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, April 2, 2003
Obituaries
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TOLEDO, Ohio - Charles Richard Johnson, 78, of Toledo, Ohio, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2003, in the Toledo Hospital. He was born April 6, 1924, and was a native of West Columbia, West Virginia. Charles graduated from Wahama High School and was a 1952 graduate of the University of Toledo College of Pharmacy. He had been a pharmacist with the former Rupp and Bowman Pharmacy, Point Place Rexall Drug Store, Eastmoreland Pharmacy on Starr Avenue, and he retired in 1989 as a pharmacist with the Student Health Services of U.T.
Charles was an Army veteran of W.W.II. He was active in the Rainbow Division Veterans group where he had been a member of its national association, and the Ohio Chapter Association where he served as chaplain; a member of the New Jersey Chapter Association, the Michigan Chapter Association, 1st Battalion 232nd Infantry, and the Pacific Northwest Chapter. Charles became a life member of VFW Post #3265, Point Place, in 1965; he served as Post Commander 1984-1985, Quartermaster for 32 years, was the current chaplain, a past National Aide-de-Camp, was honored as Man of the Hour in 1986, and held various positions with the Lucas County Council and District #1. Charles was also a life member of the American Legion Post #110, Point Place, and was a past finance officer. He and other local veterans were honored June 7, 2002, by Post #606 for their participation in the liberation of France. Charles was a longtime member of Salem Lutheran Church and the Bendover Club.
He is survived by his loving wife, Marilyn, with whom he celebrated 50 years of marriage of December 20, 2002; daughter, Janet and her husband Bray; son Charles S. Johnson; grandchildren Christopher Johnson and Cory Blackford; and brothers Vernal Johnson of Leon, West Virginia, and Gerald Johnson and his wife, Lucy, of Mason< West Virginia.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2003 at the Boyer VanWormer Scott Funeral Home on Secor Road, Toledo. Interment will follow in the Forest Cemetery. A joint VFW and American Legion service will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers tributes to be made to the Point Place VFW Funeral Corps or to the Salem Lutheran Church.
NOTE: Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio

Johnson, George R Sr
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Saturday, November 22, 2003
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Obituaries

CLIFTON - George R Johnson Sr., 70, of Clifton, West Virginia, died Thursday, November 20, 2003, at his residence.
He was born January 21, 1933, at Clifton, son of the late Harry Edward Johnson and Mabel Bess Johnson.
He worked 42 years as a maintenance worker for American Electric Power. A 1950 graduate of Wahama High School, he served in the US Navy during the Korean War, and was a member of the Smith-Capehart Post No. 140 of the American Legion at New Haven, West Virginia.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Johnson of Clifton; sons and daughters-in-law, George R Jr. and Sylvia Johnson of Clifton, and Barry and Sherry Johnson of Cottageville, West Virginia; and grandchildren, Corey Johnson, George R. Johnson III and Crystal Johnson.
He is also survived by sister, Charlotte and Nelson Roush of New Haven, Irene Fisher of New Haven, Donna Glaze of Middleport, Ohio, and Masil Cole of Sylvania, Ohio; and brothers, Charles Freeman Johnson and Denny Johnson; and his mother and father-in-law, Ben and Crystal Stobart.
Graveside services will be 4 pm Sunday, November 23, 2003, at Sunrise Memorial Gardens at Letart, West Virginia, with the Rev Larry Gilland officiating. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are by the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason.
Military graveside services will be conducted by Smith-Capehart Post No. 140 of the American Legion and Stewart-Johnson Post No. 9926 of the VFW.
E-mail condolences can be sent to foglesongtucker@citynet.net

Jones, Leroy
Letart man dies in crash
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, January 6, 2003
Front Page
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POINT PLEASANT - A Letart man was killed in a one-vehicle accident near Point Pleasant early Sunday.
Between 1 and 2 a.m., Leroy Jones, 25, was traveling on Sandhill Road about four miles outside Point Pleasant when the 2002 Chevy Cavalier he was driving went off the left side of the road and overturned. Jones was killed.
The accident is the first Mason County traffic fatality of 2003. There were 13 fatalities in the county during 2002.
The accident is being investigated by the Mason County Sheriff's Department.
The West Virginia State Police, Point Pleasant Volunteer Fire Department and the Mason County EMS also responded to the scene.

Jones, Franklin Leroy
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, January 6, 2003
Obituaries
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POINT PLEASANT - Franklin Leroy "Jay" Jones Jr., 25, Letart, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2003, near Point Pleasant as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born April 21, 1977 in Gallipolis, Ohio, a son of Franklin Leroy Sr. and Barbara Wolfenbarger Jones of Point Pleasant. He was employed by West Virginia Cold Drawn of Point Pleasant.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Melissa Lucas Jones; children Makayla and Dakota Nicholas Jones; sisters Betty L. Wray of Ashton, Barbara Patterson of Point Pleasant, and Bridget Jones of Point Pleasant.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home with the Rev. Wilmer (Bud) Richmond officiating. Burial will be in the Suncrest Cemetery in Point Pleasant. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday at the Funeral Home.
-- Paid notice
NOTE: Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio

Jones, Franklin Leroy
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, January 7, 2003
Obituaries
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POINT PLEASANT - Franklin Leroy "Jay" Jones Jr., 25, Letart, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2003, near Point Pleasant as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born April 21, 1977, in Gallipolis, Ohio, a son of Franklin Leroy Sr. and Barbara Wolfenbarger Jones of Point Pleasant. He was employed by West Virginia Cold Drawn of Point Pleasant.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Melissa Lucas Jones; children, Makayla and Dakota Nicholas Jones; sisters Betty L Wray of Ashton, Barbara Patterson of Point Pleasant, and Bridget Jones of Point Pleasant; maternal grandparents Clyde and Floris Wolfenbarger of Point Pleasant; and nieces Dina Carper of Ashton, Destiny White of Point Pleasant, and Desiree Bailes, also of Point Pleasant.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Dewey and Lucy Jones.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home with the Rev. Wilmer "Bud" Richmond officiating. Burial will be in the Suncrest Cemetery in Point Pleasant. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday at the Funeral Home.
-- Paid notice

Jones, Glenn Ace
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, July 14, 2003
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Deaths

GALLIPOLIS FERRY - Glenn Ace Jones, 54, Gallipolis Ferry, died Sunday, July 13, 2003, in Pleasant Valley Hospital.
Arrangements will be announced by Wilcoxen Funeral Home.

Jones, Glenn Ace
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, July 15, 2003
For the record
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ATV accident results in fatal injuries
GALLIPOLIS FERRY - A Gallipolis Ferry man died of injuries suffered in an all-terrain vehicle accident Sunday, the Mason County Sheriff's Department reported.
Glenn Ace Jones, 54, was transported to Pleasant Valley Hospital by Mason County EMS following the accident, which the sheriff's department believes occurred between 1 and 2 p.m. in a field at 4338 Flatfoot Road.
Based on witness statements and an examination of the scene, deputies said Jones was operating the ATV and lost control on an embankment after encountering a large rock.
The action caused the ATV to overturn. Deputies said it rolled several times and came to rest in a creek on top of the driver.
The victim was transported to PVH prior to deputies arrival, the report said. The victim was released to Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant for arrangements.

Jones, Glenn Ace
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, July 15, 2003
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Obituaries

GALLIPOLIS FERRY - Glenn Ace Jones, 54, o Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia, died Sunday, July 13, 2003, as a result of a farming accident.
He was born February 11, 2949, in Gallipolis Ferry, son of the late Glenn "Dutch" Jones and Mary Mahalia Henry Jones of Gallipolis Ferry.
"Acey" was retired from ACF Industries, and was self-employed and a farmer. He was a 1967 graduate of Point Pleasant High School.
He served as a sergeant in the US Army in Vietnam, where he received the Army Commendation Medal for meritorious achievement in the Republic of Vietnam.
Acey was a devoted father and a good friend to all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife, JoAnn Bonecutter Jones of Gallipolis Ferry; his mother, Mary Mahalia Jones of Gallipolis Ferry; two sons, Chad Jones of Gallipolis Ferry, and Wes Jones of Gallipolis Ferry; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert and Shon Jones of Gallipolis Ferry, Charlie and Connie Jones of Gallipolis Ferry, and Ernie and Peggy Jones of Gallipolis Ferry; and two sisters and brothers-in-law, June and Paul Watkins of Gallipolis Ferry, and Ferry and Sharron Smith of Gallipolis Ferry.
Services will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2003, in the Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, with the Rev Sanders Rulen officiating. Burial will be in the Jordan Baptist Church Cemetery at Gallipolis Ferry. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 15, 2003. (Death Notice | Accident Article)

Jones, James E
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, May 2, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - James "Eddie" E. Jones, 76 of Point Pleasant, West Virginia died Thursday, May 1, 2003, in the Veterans Medical Center, Huntington, West Virginia. Eddie served 23 years, 10 months and 16 days in the U S Army and retired August 31, 1972. He served in World War II, the Korean War, and three tours in Vietnam. He was awarded the Oak Leaf Cluster with five battle stars, Purple Heart, World War II Victory Medal, Occupation Medal, European Medal, Vietnam Medal, Army Commendation and Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantry Badge Germany, and Combat Infantry Badge Korea. Eddie retired from the Philip Sporn Plant in 1992, where he worked in the coal yard. He was a member of the Gospel Lighthouse Church in Point Pleasant, and the Disabled American Veterans.
Born January 24, 1927, in Point Pleasant, Eddie was the son of the late Walter William Jones and Mae Marie Mayes Jones. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Jones; and one sister, Sarah Jane Hannah.
He is survived by his wife, Amy Deloris Higginbotham Jones whom he married November 20, 1959; three sons and daughters-in-law, Richard William and Kathy Jones of Fairmont, West Virginia, James Edward and Donna Jones II of Point Pleasant, and Brett Alan and Paula Jones of Muskegon, Michigan; and seven grandchildren, Richard Jones II and Jeb Jones of Fairmont, James Jones III and Tiea Jones of Point Pleasant, Brett "Alan" Jones II, Kimberly Jones, and Andrew Jones of Muskegon.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 4, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant with the Rev William Banks officiating. Burial will take place in the Suncrest Cemetery, Point Pleasant, following a graveside service conducted by the VFW Post # 9926, Mason, West Virginia. Friends may call of the family from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 3, 2003, at the funeral home.

Jones, Roy
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, April 15, 2003
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Obituaries

NEW HAVEN - Roy Jones, 86, New Haven, died Tuesday, April 15, 2003, at his residence.
Arrangements will be announced by Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home.

Jones, Roy
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, April 17, 2003
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NEW HAVEN - Roy Eugene Jones went to be with the Lord peacefully on Tuesday, April 15, 2003, at his home, due to complications of Hodgkin's Disease. Roy loved God, his family and his friends.
Born September 1, 1916, in southwestern Glad Springs, Virginia, he was the son of the late William "Poppa" and Ettie Huffman Jones.
He was a graduate of Rainelle High School in Rainelle, West Virginia, a graduate of the Coyne Electrical School of Chicago, Illinois, and a member for 50 years of the former Evangelical United Brethren and present New Haven United Methodist Church.
Roy worked 40 years for American Electric Poser, retiring as an electrical maintenance supervisor for Gavin Power Plant. After his retirement, he and his family traveled many miles in the family RV.
He lived for some time in Omar, West Virginia, where he was a Master Mason (50-year member) of the Aracoma Lodge No. 99. He was also active with the Girl Scouts of America.
Surviving are his wife of 66 years. Shelma Crookshank Jones; a daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Richard Rawlings of Mason; a son, Michael Eugene Jones of Birmingham, Alabama; three grandsons and two grand-daughters-in-law, Timothy and Bobbi Rawlings of Cleveland, Tennessee, and Senior Master Sergeant Todd Rawlings of Eagle River, Alabama; a great-grandchild, Hayden Rawlings of Williamsburg, Virginia; and many nieces and nephews.
Two sisters survive, Mrs. Mary Holliday and Mrs. June Estep of Rupert, West Virginia; three brothers, Therman Jones of Grafton, Richard Jones of North Olmstead, Ohio, and Joseph W Jones of Mason; and a brother-in-law, Ralph Waynt of Huntington, West Virginia.
Besides his parents, three sisters preceded Roy in death, Evelyn Simmons, Ada Kincaid and Ruby Wyant.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2003, at Fogelsong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason, with the Rev. Anetta Durst officiating. Burial will follow at Sunrise Memorial Gardens in Letart.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 18, 2003, at the funeral home. (Death Notice)

Jones, Stephen Allen
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, December 11, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Stephen Allen Jones, 54, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Wednesday, December 10, 2003, at the Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis, Ohio, after a long illness.
He was born October 5, 1949, in Charleston, West Virginia, son of the late William (Ralph) and Virginia Elizabeth Humphreys Jones.
He was a 1968 graduate of Point Pleasant High School, a charter member of the Flatrock Volunteer Fire Department, a member of the Davies Grove Baptist Church. He had worked as a carpenter for the Hughes Homebuilders of Winfield, West Virginia.
Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Stephanie and Bryan Morrow of Point Pleasant; two grandchildren, Darian Elizabeth and Kyelar Trace Morrow of Point Pleasant; two sisters and brother-in-law Barbara "Bobbie" Woody of Clendenin, West Virginia, and Deborah and Bruce Tucker of St Albans, West Virginia.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother William Ralph (Bill) Jones.
A memorial service will be held at 8 pm Saturday, December 13, 2003, at the Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with the Rev William "Bud" Hatfield officiating.
Family will receive friends from 7 pm until service time Saturday. Private burial will be in the Forest Hill Cemetery at Letart, West Virginia.

Keefer, Lester
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, June 24, 2003
Obituaries
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LEON - Lester Keefer, 85, of Leon, West Virginia departed this life Monday, June 23, 2003, in Jackson General Hospital at Ripley, West Virginia, following an extended illness.
He was born September 4, 1917, in Leon, son of the late Ephraim Francis and Samantha Margaret Absten Keefer.
He was a farmer, a retired foreman from the West Virginia Department of Highways.
He was also a mail carrier, a census taker, an assessor, a trustee for the Smith Cemetery, and was a board member of the Mason County Agricultural Conservation Service for 10 years.
Survivors include his with, Glaydys (sic) Durst Keefer; sons (sic), Nora Donohew of Evans, West Virginia, and Reba Workman of Maysel, West Virginia; sons, Arthur Keefer and Ray Keefer, both of Leon; a sister, Osa Merritt of Columbus, Ohio; and seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 25, 2003, at the Casto Funeral Home in Evans, with the Rev. Douglas Garten officiating. Burial will follow in the Smith Cemetery at Leon. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 p. m. Tuesday, June 24, 2003.

Keefer, Lionel L
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, April 1, 2003
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LEON - Lionel L. Keefer, 69, of Leon, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2003, at his residence following a long illness.
He was a retired construction foreman for Upton Construction Company, with 30 years of service. Lionel was a member of the Leon United Methodist Church and a lifelong resident of Leon.
His father Clyde Keefer and his brother, Ray Keefer, preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia S. Graham Keefer of Leon; his mother, Sylvia Keefer of Leon; his son, Dana L. Keefer of Leon; his brother, Alvin Keefer of Leon; sisters, Alpha Wedge of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and Veva Martin of Columbus, Ohio; and his grandson, Justin Keefer-Meske of Phoenix, Arizona.
There will be no funeral or calling hours. The family will hold a memorial service at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Raynes Funeral Home, Buffalo, West Virginia.

Keefer, Margaret
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, April 2, 2003
Obituaries
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LAS VEGAS, NEV. - Margaret Keefer, 91, of Las Vegas, Nevada, formerly of Mason County, West Virginia, died March 29, 2003, in the Chyanne Care Center, Las Vegas. She lived in Mason County her entire life until six years ago when her health began to decline. She then moved to Las Vegas to be with her family. Margaret and her husband owned grocery stores in Leon and Point Pleasant, West Virginia.
Born March 31, 1911, at Mason County, she was a daughter of the late Phillip and Ada Rollins Durst. In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Roy C. Keefer.
Survivors include her son, Roy Keefer of Las Vegas; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Will Pierson of Leon; and a sister, Thelma Rollins of Leon.
Graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 5, 2003, at the Suncrest Cemetery in Point Pleasant, with the Rev. Herman Jordan officiating. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 4, 2003, at the Deal Funeral Home, Point Pleasant.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the family at deal_fh@charter.net.
Note: Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada

Keefer, Margaret
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, April 4, 2003
In Memory
Page B4
IN LOVING MEMORY OF MARGARET KEEFER

Margaret Keefer passed away on March 29, 2003 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
"Maggie" was born in Mason County on March 31, 1911. She was married to Roy C Keefer, who preceded her in death. Together they operated grocery stores in Leon and Point Pleasant for many years. Due to her declining health, she moved to Las Vegas in 1996 to be with her son, Roy and his family.
She loved Point Pleasant and her friends and was deeply saddened to leave, them, but being with Roy, his wife Shelby, and her three grandchildren and five great grandchildren comforted her.
Although we were very fortunate to have her with us for so many years, it was difficult to lose her and she will be greatly missed by her family. We take comfort in knowing she will now be with her departed friends and her health has been restored and her pain has ceased.
We want to thank her many friends who kept in touch with her while she was with us in Las Vegas. The telephone calls and letters brightened her days and she looked forward to receiving them. We sincerely appreciate your efforts to stay in touch, it meant so much to her. Thanks so very much to each of you.
Visitation services will be at Deal Funeral Home 1401 Kanawha St/ at 6-8 pm on Friday, April 4 and graveside services will be held at 10:30 am at Suncrest Cemetery.
Ron and Shelby Keefer

Kelly, Pamelia
Sunday Times-Sentinel
Sunday, June 29, 2003
Deaths
Page A5

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio - Pamelia McEldowney Kelly, 70, Middleport, died Friday, June 27, in Pleasant Valley Hospital, Point Pleasant.
A memorial service is scheduled for Tuesday, June 1, 2003.
Complete arrangements will be announced by Fisher Funeral Home.

Kemplin, Edna
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, June 30, 2003
Deaths
Page 5

CHILLICOTHER, OHIO -- Edna Kemplin, 87, of Chillicothe, Ohio, died Sunday, June 29, 2003, at the Adena Regional Medical Center. Arrangements will be announced by the Deal Funeral Home.

Kemplin, Edna Mae
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, July 1, 2003
Obituaries
Page 5

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio - Edna Mae Kemplin, 87, of Chillicothe, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2003, at the Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe.
She was a homemaker and a co-owner of the Kemplin Upholstery Shop in Chillicothe.
Edna was born December 6, 1915, in Buffalo, West Virginia, to Herbert and Allie D Bays Sisson, who preceded her in death.
She is survived by her husband, Virgil B Kemplin of Chillicothe; a sister, Beulah Buckle of Apple Grove, West Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, John Lambert and Everett Sisson; and two sisters, Effie Dunn and Janice Waugh.
A private graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2003, at the Barton Chapel Church Cemetery in Apple Grove, with the Rev Marlin Campbell officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, West Virginia.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the family at deal_fh@charter.net.

King, Ross O'Dell
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, November 25, 2003
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NEW HAVEN - Ross O'Dell King, 72, of New Haven, West Virginia, passed away Monday, November 24, 2003, at CAMC Hospital in Charleston, West Virginia, after an extended illness.
He was born October 10, 1931, in Graham Station, West Virginia, son of the late Herbert R. King and Esther Weaver King.
He retired after 30 years as a fire protection and safety superintendent at Kaiser Aluminum Corporation. He was a member of the Clifton Lodge AF&AM No. 23 at Mason, West Virginia, the Nemesis Temple and Scottish Rite of Freemasonry at Parkersburg, West Virginia, and was a charter member of the Stewart-Johnson Post No. 9926 of the VFW at New Haven. He was a member of the Smith-Capehart Post No. 140 of the American Legion, and was a US Navy veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Joan Johnson King of New Haven; daughters and sons-in-law, Debra and Bob Roush of Mason, and Yalanda and Steve Holschaw of Charleston; a son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Lurinda King of Given, West Virginia; grandsons, Bobby Joe (Beth) Roush of Letart, West Virginia, and Aaron Brian Tyler Holschaw of Charleston; and granddaughters, Christina Roush of Mason, Kendra (Kurt) Palmer of Given, and Sarah King of Given.
He is also survived by a great-granddaughter, Tristen Roush of Letart; a sister, Frances Frye of Mason; a sister and brother-in-law, Peggy and Jim Broderick of Pomeroy, Ohio; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jimmy and Phyllis King of New Haven, and Gary and Teresa King of Sandstone, West Virginia; and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be 11 am Wednesday, November 26, 2003, in the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home at Mason, with the Rev Mike Finnicum officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunrise Memorial Gardens at Letart. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 pm Tuesday, November 25, 2003.
Military graveside services will be performed by VFW Post No. 9926 and American Legion Post No. 140.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the Father's House Church, Hartford, West Virginia 25247.
E-mail condolences may be sent to foglesongtucker@citynet.net.

Kovalchik, Lola M
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, July 28, 2003
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REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio - Lola M Kovalchik, 83, of Reynoldsburg, formerly of Hartford, West Virginia, died Saturday, July 26, 2003, at her daughter's residence in Reynoldsburg.
She was born August 17, 1919, in Mason County, West Virginia, daughter of the late Jimmy Johnson and Valley Garen Johnson.
She was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers; two husbands; and sons, Ray Yonker Sr and John Kovalchik.
She is survived by a son, Raymond Yonker of Apple Grove, West Virginia; daughters, Rose and Sam Anderson of Hartford, and Anna Ruth Morris of Reynoldsburg; 17 grandchildren; and a sister Mable Cain of Sarasota, Florida.
Graveside services were conducted at 2 pm today, Monday, July 28, 2003, at the Zerkle Cemetery in Hartford, with Pastor Sam Anderson officiating.
Arrangements are by the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, West Virginia.
Please visit deal_fh@charter.net to send e-mail condolences to the family.

Lang, Ralph
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Thursday, October 30, 2003
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APPLE GROVE - Ralph Lang, 70, of Apple Grove, West Virginia, went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, October 28, 2003.
He was born April 9, 1933, in Summersville, West Virginia. He was a veteran of the US Navy and retired from Armco Steel at Ashland, Kentucky.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Dorothy Lang; a son, Richard Workman; and his brother, Johnny Lang.
He is survived by his loving wife, Janice Ilene Lang; children, David Watterson and wife Sharon, Ernie Watterson and wife Vicki, Steve Watterson and wife Tammy, all of Apple Grove, and Janie Burris and husband Hugh Jr., of Point Pleasant, West Virginia.
Also surviving are two sisters, Kathleen Dunford of Kenova, West Virginia, and Ann Garren of Huntington, West Virginia.
Ralph was a loving friend, brother, husband and grandfather, leaving behind many loving family members and friends.
Services will be 11 am Friday, October 31, 2003, at the Beard Mortuary in Huntington, with Pastor Max Spurlock and Bobby Woods officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the Greenbottom Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 pm Thursday, October 30, 2003, at the mortuary.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.beardfuneralhome.com.

Larson, Ruth Evelyn
Saturday Times-Sentinel, Point Pleasant, WV
Saturday, March 29, 2003
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DAYTON, Ohio - Ruth Evelyn Larson, 69, of Dayton, died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at Grandview Hospital.
Born August 28, 1933, in Mason City, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Harl and Beulah Griffit Wolfe.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded by her husband, James Franklin Larson.
She was a homemaker, and a member of the Riverside First Church of God.
She is survived by three sons, Ronald (JoAnne) Larson of Huber Heights, James (Wanda) Larson of Dayton, and Richard (Cathy) Larson of Dayton; 23 grandchildren, Jimmy, Nick, Jennifer, Josh, Matt, Brittany, Talisha, Tammy, Rodney, Brian, Amanda and Monica; three great-grandchildren, Michael, Sierra, and Aaron; and eight sisters, Betty, Laura, Jean, Loretta, Mary, Wilma, Linda and Janet.
Services will be 1 p.m. Monday, March 31, 2003, at Waugh-Halley-Wood Funeral Home, in Gallipolis. Burial will follow in Ohio Valley Memory Gardens.
Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, March 30, 2003, at the funeral home.
To express condolences to the family, please visit us at www.timeformemory.com/whw.

Lee, James Ronald
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, April 21, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - James "Jimmy" "Butch" Ronald Lee, 54, of Clifton, West Virginia, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 19, 2003, at the Pleasant Valley Hospital in Point Pleasant.
Born March 1, 1949, in Mason, West Virginia, he was the son of the late James H. and Doris Geraldine Davis Lee. He was employed as a central receiver and storekeeper at Lakin Hospital.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Larry Keith Lee in 1972.
James is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Michael A. and Elizabeth A. Lee of Columbus, Ohio; his daughter, Christina Dianne Lee of Clifton; grandchildren Kyla N. "Nikki" and Dakota G. "Buddy" Lee; brothers and sisters-in-law, Kenneth P. and Cheryl Lee of Pomeroy, Ohio, and Daniel Thomas and Jerri Lee of Point Pleasant; and a sister and brother-in-law, Marcia D. and Frank Rainey of Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 22, 2003, at the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home in Mason with the Rev. Donald Roach officiating. Burial will follow in the Graham Cemetery in New Haven, West Virginia. Friends may call on the family from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Lee, Violet R
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, December 26, 2003
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Violet R Lee, 66, of Pomeroy, Ohio, passed away December 24, 2003, at Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis, Ohio. She was a homemaker and a member of the Stewart-Johnson VFW Ladies Auxiliary.
Born November 24, 1937, in Mason, West Virginia, she was a daughter of the late John Young Jr. and Velma Laudermilt Young.
She is survived by four daughters and sons-in-law, Vaptyolia and Paul Laudermilt of Springtown, Texas, Tammy and Curtis Peters of Grove City, Twila and Danny Haggy of Pomeroy, and Samantha and Matthew Byus of Pomeroy; three sons, and two daughters-in-law, Leondus Jr. and Virginia Lee of Bensalem, Pennsylvania, Randy and Candy Lee of Pomeroy, and Timothy Young of Lincolnton, North Carolina; five sisters, Bertha Knapp and Velma Taylor of Middleport, Ohio, Mary Brown, Emma Jo Stanley and Wilda Hudson of Mason; eight brothers, John L Young, Roger Young and Gerald Young, all of Mason, Harold Young os Lincolnton, Charles Young of Racine, Ohio, Harry Young of Pomeroy, Cecil Young of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and Roy Young of Southside, West Virginia; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leodus Lee Sr., a daughter, Judith Lee, a brother, Clarence Eugene Young; three sisters, Debra Young, Una Mae Brainard and Kathryn Reed; and a granddaughter, Mindy Diane Taylor.
Funeral services will be 1 pm, Saturday, December 27, 2003, at the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home, Mason, with Pastor Glen Lambert officiating. Burial will follow in the Rocksprings Cemetery, Pomeroy. Visitation will be 6-8 pm, Friday, December 26.

Legg, George W
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Saturday, September 20, 2003
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George W Legg, 80, Vinton, Ohio, passed away Friday, Sept 19, 2003, at his home.
He was born Feb 22, 1923, in Kenova, W.Va., to the late Alexander and Julie (Lambert) Legg.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Willis Legg, Sam Legg and Franklin Wilson; and three sisters, Jane Hodge, Anna Hayes and Mary Clagg.
He was a US Army veteran serving during WWII where he received the Purple Heart among other medals. He was retired from General Motors as a welder.
George is survived by his wife, Marie (Goodway) Legg of Vinton, Ohio; sons and daughters-in-law, James and Sherrie Legg of Vinton, Ohio, David Hoover of Vinton, Ohio, Joe and Donna Hoover of Vinton, Ohio, and Sharon Bennett and fiancé Steve Robinson of Wellston, Ohio; 16 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
He is also survived by nephews, Charles W Legg of Valley City, Ohio, Robert Legg of Fort McCoy, Fla., James E Legg of Brunswick, Ohio, Samuel Legg of Tucson, Ariz., Aronold Moore of Silver Springs, Fla., and a brother-in-law, Patrick Goodway Sr and Helen of Callahan, Fla.
Services will be held at 2 pm Sunday, Sept 21, 2003, at Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, W.Va., with the Rev James Patterson officiating. Burial will follow in the Pete Meadows Cemetery in Glenwood, W.Va.
Friends may call from 7-9 pm on Saturday, Sept 20, 2003, at the funeral home.
Military graveside rites will be conducted by Stewart-Johnson Post 9926 of Mason, W.Va.

Lewis, William Russell
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Wednesday, December 10, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - William Russell Lewis, 76, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Monday evening, December 8, 2003, at Pleasant Valley Hospital in Point Pleasant.
He was a retired maintenance supervisor for Ohio Valley Electric Corporation Kyger Creek Station. He was also a 1945 graduate of Point Pleasant High School, a member of the Bellemead United Methodist Church in Point Pleasant, and was also a US Army veteran.
He was born December 4, 1927, in Point Pleasant, a son of the late Charles Harold and Genevieve (Lewis) Lewis.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Charles Clement Lewis.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Lynn (Peoples) Lewis; two daughters and a son-in-law, Brenda Lynn and Keith Saunders of Bidwell, Ohio, and Jenny Ann Lewis of Spencer, West Virginia; a son and daughter-in-law, William R and Mary Lewis of West Columbia, West Virginia; and two grandsons, Joshua William Lewis and Natnan Andrew Lewis.
He is also survived by two sisters and brothers-in-law, Naomi Frances and Harold Bumgardner of New Haven, West Virginia, and Ruth Virginia and Glenn Thompson of Mason, West Virginia; and a brother and sister-in-law, James H and Nora Lewis of Point Pleasant.
Services will be 1 pm Thursday, December 11, 2003, in the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home at Point Pleasant, with the Rev James H Lewis officiating. Burial will follow in the Forest Hills Cemetery at Flatrock. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 pm Wednesday, December 10, 2003.

Lingerfelt, Frances G
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, December 15, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Frances G Lingerfelt, 83, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Friday, December 12, 2003, in Pleasant Valley Hospital at Point Pleasant.
She was born September 20, 1920, in Gokman, Georgia, daughter of the late John F Elliott and Lola A Dale Elliott.
She was a teacher's aide at North Point Pleasant Elementary School.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers.
She is survived by her husband, Charles "Red" Lingerfelt of Point Pleasant; a son and daughter-in-law, David and Sharon Lingerfelt of Roanoke, Virginia; a daughter and son-in-law, Vicki and Jerry Alcott of London, Ohio; and two grandsons.
Services will be 1:30 pm Tuesday, December 16, 2003, in the Deal Funeral Home at Point Pleasant, with the Rev Bobby Woods officiating. Burial will follow in the Kirkland Memorial Gardens at Point Pleasant. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 pm Monday, December 15, 2003.
Please visit deal_fh@charter.net to send e-mail condolences to the family.

Lingerfelt, Mildred J
Saturday Times-Sentinel, Point Pleasant, WV
Saturday, April 26, 2003
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NEW HAVEN, W.Va. - Mildred Jean Lingerfelt, 74, of New Haven, West Virginia, died Friday, April 25, 2003, in the Pleasant Valley Hospital, Point Pleasant. She was a member of the Followers of Christ, with whom she worshiped in her home.
Mildred was born April 15, 1929, in Wayne County, West Virginia, to John and Sarah Mitchell.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carson Lingerfelt; and a son, William Keith Adkins.
She is survived by a son, John David Adkins and his wife Sidney; two brothers, Johnnie Mitchell and his wife Teresa, and Obie Mitchell and his wife Sue; two sisters, Bobbie Jane Lewis and her husband Cecil, and Elizabeth Justice and her husband Brady; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, June Stewart, and Scott Green and family.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, April 28 2003, at Kirkland Memorial Cemetery with Pastor Charles Hargrave officiating.
Condolences may be emailed to the family at www.andersonfh.com.

Litchfield, John
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, November 28, 2003
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GALLIPOLIS FERRY - John Litchfield, 44, Gallipolis Ferry, died Friday, Nov. 28, 2003, in Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis, Ohio.
Arrangements will be announced by the Deal Funeral Home, Point Pleasant.

Logan, Eleanor J Jordan
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, September 22, 2003
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POMEROY, OHIO - Eleanor J Jordan Logan, 78, of Pomeroy, passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2003, at Pleasant Valley Hospital, Point Pleasant, West Virginia.
Born August 18, 1925, in Gallipolis, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Hugh and Florence Vance Jordan.
She was a homemaker and attended the Baptist Church. She enjoyed volunteering for the Meigs Athletic Boosters for many years.
She is survived by her husband, Howard Logan; a son and daughter-in-law, Ronald and Kay Logan of Middleport; two grandsons and their wives, Darin and Angie Logan of Middleport, Kevin and Sharon Logan of Racine, Ohio; grand-grandsons, Bradley and Connor Logan; sisters, Betty Zatkovic of Bessemer, Pennsylvania; Jane Roberson of Columbus, Ohio; and sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and Archie Gibson of Zanesville, Ohio.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Logan; three brothers, Robert, John and Thomas Jordan; and a sister Patricia Lippert.
Graveside memorial services will be 1 pm Wednesday, September 24, 2003, in Rocksprings Cemetery at Pomeroy, with Paul Stinson officiating.
Arrangements were handled by Fisher Funeral Home in Pomeroy. Friends may send condolences to www.fisherfuneralhomes.com.

Luckeydoo, Mae B
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, June 30, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Mae B Luckeydoo, of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Monday, June 30, 2003, at Holzer Medical Center. Arrangements will be announced by the Deal Funeral Home.

Luckeydoo, Mae Pearson
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Tuesday, July 1, 2003
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POINT PLEASANT - Mae Blanch Pearson Luckeydoo of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, died Monday, June 30, 2003, at the age of 72, in the Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis, Ohio.
Mae was a homemaker.
She was born July 24, 1929, in Mason County, West Virginia, the daughter of the late Wesly and Frances Witt Pearson.
She was also preceded in death by two sons, the Rev Charles William Luckeydoo and Willard Thomas Luckeydoo; one sister, Velma Siders; three brothers, Boyd Pearson, Wesly Pearson and Jack Pearson.
Surviving are her husband, Willard Luckeydoo of Point Pleasant; a daughter and son-in-law, Frances and Gene Campbell of Gallipolis; a daughter-in-law, Karen Luckeydoo of Gallipolis; and grandsons, Marvin Luckeydoo Jr. of Southside, West Virginia, Danny Luckeydoo of Point Pleasant, Charles W Luckeydoo II of Gallipolis, and Wally Thomas Luckeydoo of Gallipolis.
She is also survived by one sister, Genevieve Williams of Gallipolis; three brothers, Charles Pearson of Leon, West Virginia, and Johnny and Leo Pearson of Point Pleasant; one brother-in-law, John Siders of Bidwell, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2003, in the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with the Rev Bud Richmond officiating. Burial will follow in the Lone Oak Cemetery, Point Pleasant. Friends may call on the family from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2003, at the funeral home.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the family by sending them to deal_fh@charter.net.

Luikart, Roger Dale
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, October 13, 2003
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MASON - Roger Dale Luikart, 54, of Mason, West Virginia, died Friday, October 10, 2003, at Arbors of Gallipolis.
He was born October 13, 1948, in Mason, son of the late Kenneth Luikart and Christine Henry Luikart.
He was a coal miner at Meigs Mine No. 3. He was a veteran of the US Marine Corps during the Vietnam War, and was a member of Stewart-Johnson Post No. 9926 of the VFW at Mason.
He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Christie and Harry Barton of Pomeroy, Ohio; a son, Alan Stout of Middleport, Ohio; a daughter, Sharon Luikart of Galax, Virginia; and grandchildren, Joseph Barton, Autom Barton, Emmitt Barton, Garrett Barton, Colton Barton, Nathan Ohlinger, Tevin Anderson and Arryn Stout.
He is also survived by sisters, Kay Luikart of Mason, and Rita Oliver of Point Pleasant, West Virginia; and half-brothers, John Luikart of Mason, and Leo Luikart of Lakin, West Virginia.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Luikart.
Services were held at 1 pm Monday, October 13, 2003, in the Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home at Mason, with the Rev Sam Cale IV officiating. Burial followed in the Sunrise Memorial Gardens at Letart, West Virginia. Visitation was held in the funeral home from 6 to 8 pm Sunday, October 12, 2003.
Military graveside services were conducted by Stewart-Johnson Post No. 9926 of the VFW, and Smith-Capehart Post No. 140 of the American Legion.
E-mail condolences can be sent to foglesongtucker@citynet.net.

Lyons, Charles J
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Friday, July 18, 2003
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LETART - Charles J Lyons, 78, Letart, died Friday, July 28, 2003, in Pleasant Valley Hospital.
Arrangements will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Home, New Haven.
E-mail condolences can be sent to www.andersonfh.com.

Lyons, Charles J
Sunday Times-Sentinel, Point Pleasant, WV
Sunday, July 20, 2003
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Charles J Lyons, 73, of Letart, W.Va., died Friday, July 18, 2003, at Pleasant Valley Hospital.
Born November 25, 1929, in Wood County, W.Va., son of the late Roy E Lyons and the late Audrey M Willison Lyons, he was a veteran of the United States Army and he served in the Korean War.
He is survived by a son, Randy (Joan) Lyons of Cynthiana, Ky.; a daughter, Charlene (Lee) Snyder of Kennesaw, Ga.; a brother, Robert (Sarah) Lyons of Canton, Ohio; four grandsons; and six granddaughters.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Eilene Fry Lyons; two brothers, Richard Lyons and Eddie Lyons; two sisters, Mary Payne and Bessie Rucker.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Anderson Funeral Home, with Pastor Richard Ogden officiating.
Burial will follow at the Fry Family Cemetery where the American Legion Post 140 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9926 will conduct military funeral honors.
Visiting hours will be 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Condolence may be sent at www.andersonfh.com. (Death Notice)

Lyons, Pamela Sue Neal
Point Pleasant Register, Point Pleasant, WV
Monday, November 10, 2003
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Pamela Sue Neal Lyons, 51, of Crown City, Ohio, formerly of Henderson, West Virginia, died Friday, November 7, 2003, in St Mary's Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia.
She was born October 10, 1952, in Gallia County, Ohio, daughter of the late Johnny William Neal and Maude Elizabeth Price.
She was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, George Matthew Randolph; and a brother, Robert Neal Sr.
She is survived by a special friend, Jonathan Cook of Crown City; sons and daughters-in-law, Johnny Scott and Roberta Hall of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and James and Lori Randolph of Middletown, Ohio; daughters, Amber Lee Elizabeth White of Leon, West Virginia, and Brandie Dawn White of Henderson; and grandchildren, Alexander and Jonna Hall, Kelsey and Thomas Randolph, and Jeffrey D Bush.
Also surviving are a brother, Randell Neal of Henderson; and a sister, Violet Pyles of Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia.
Services will be 2 pm Tuesday, November 11, 2003, in the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with the Rev Marlin Campbell officiating. Burial will follow in the Wyoma Cemetery at Gallipolis Ferry. Friends may call at the funeral home from noon until 2 pm Tuesday, November 11, 2003.
Please visit deal_fh@charter.net to send e-mail condolences to the family.

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