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Ruth Hale Cady

1989

OXFORD, Miss. — Ruth Hale Cady, 86, of Golden Years Retirement Home at Oxford, formerly of 606 Vanbergen Ave., died at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11. /

She was born Aug. 23, 1902, in Washington County to Charles Edward and Lidia Waller Hale. She was a member of Newport United Methodist Church and had retired as a teacher at Newport Elementary School.

She is survived by one daughter, Phyllis Huston of Moorpark, Calif.; two sisters, Inez Happ of Oxford and Bernice Savasten of Youngstown; and two grandchildren.

Her husband, Floyd Cady, died in 1958.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in Hadley Funeral Home at Marietta, with the Rev. Kurt E. Landerholm officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery on Eddy’s Ridge. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

James G. Cain

The Marietta Times April 28, 1924

War Veteran Dies, Aged 86

James G. Cain, 86, Civil War Veteran, died on Sunday at noon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. R. T. McKibben, of Newport with whom he had been making his home since last January. Mr. Cain had been failing in health for several months.

Mr. Cain was born in Washington County, Pennsylvania on January 21, 1831. when six years old he came to this country with his parents and had lived here ever since with the exception of 15 years spent in Wood county W. Va. He was a nursery man and foe years had lived in the Sand Hill community, where he was well known. He was a 100 day man in the Civil War and served the duration of the Rebellion. He was a member of Buell Post G. A. R. On May 11, 1859 he was united in marriage with Miss Mary Ann Posey, who dies eleven years ago.

He is survived by the one daughter at whose home he died and five grandchildren. He was a member of the Sand Hill M. E. Church

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o’clock at the Sand Hill M. E. Church. Burial will be made in the Valley Cemetery.

Claire M. Harper Cameron

Marietta Times, March 13, 2006

NEWPORT — Claire M. Harper Cameron, 83, of Newport, went to be with our Lord on Sunday (March 12, 2006).

She was a faithful member of Calvary Mission Church of Parkersburg and touched the lives of many and the hearts of all she knew. She was also an avid seamstress and an excellent cook.

She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Warren Cameron; her children, Jo Ann (Robert) Martin and Janice “Jane” (Blain) Mendenhall, all of Newport, William “Bill” (Johanna) Cameron of St. Paul, Mo., and Mary (Fred) Rose of Parkersburg; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers and five sisters.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Pastor Jack Brown of Parkersburg officiating. Interment will be in East Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call from 2 p.m. Tuesday until the hour of the service at the funeral home. The family will be present to greet friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

George R. Cameron

LOWELL — George Russell Cameron, 91, Sixth Street, Lowell, died March 26, 1993 in Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Southport, Maine, a son of the late George and Edith M. Snow Cameron. He had lived in Lowell for the past three years, moving here from Hallandale, Fla. He retired in 1964 as a mail sorter for the U.S. Postal Service and was a U.S. Navy veteran serving from 1921 to 1925.

Surviving are twin brothers, Frank A. Cameron of Lowell and Walter I. Cameron of Pickens, S.C.; and several nieces and nephews from Lowell, Maine and Arizona.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Florence M. Van Horn; and two brothers, Lewis E. Cameron and William M. Brown.

The body was cremated.

Memorial services 7 p.m. Thursday, April 1, 1993, Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home, Lowell, the Rev. Jack Neilson officiating. Burial, Bristol Mills Cemetery, Bristol, Maine.

Memorials preferred to the L.A. Fire and Rescue Squad.

Gertrude M. Cameron

NEWPORT — Gertrude M. Cameron, 69, of Newport Route 1 died at 8:45 am. Saturday (Feb. 24. 1996) at Lutheran Medical Center in Cleveland.

She was born Aug. 4, 1926, in Dart, Washington County, to Oscar and Sarah Skinner Thomas. She was a graduate of Newport High School and had operated Cameron’s Beauty Shop at Newell’s Run until her retirement in 1988. She attended Marietta Bible Center Church.

She is survived by one daughter. Karen Jean Carver and her husband, Freddie, of Newport Route 1; three grandchildren, Rick Barnes and Mindy Carver, both of Newport, and Stacey Barnes of Edgewater, Fla.; one brother, Herman Thomas and his wife, Eileen, of Newport: one sister, Ruth Bewley and her husband. Fred, of Sharon, Pa.: and a number of nieces and nephews.

On Sept. 30, 1944, she married James S. Cameron. He died June 4, 1994. Also preceding her in death are her parents: two brothers, Edward and Howard Thomas: and one sister, Edith Neeley.

Services are at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at McClure-Schafer Funeral Home with the Rev. Myron Guiler officiating. Burial is in Newport Cemetery. Friends may call until the time of the services Tuesday at the funeral home.

Glen William Cameron

October 16, 1978

 NEWPORT — Glen William Cameron, 68, Route 1, Newell’s Run died at 6:30 a.m. today in Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He was born April 20, 1910 in Marietta, a son of the late Samuel and Cora Williamson Cameron. He had lived in Pleasants County, W.Va., before coming to Newell’s Run in 1947. He had been a construction worker.

Surviving are three brothers and two sisters. Harry D., James S., and Mrs. Goldie Smith of Newport, Roy of Newton Falls, and Mrs. Elsie Taylor of St. Marys, W.Va.

A brother, Earl, and a sister, Mrs. Mamie Griffith, are deceased. A number of nieces and nephews survive.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the McClure-Schafer Funeral Home with the Rev. Perry Stewart officiating. Burial will be in Newport Cemetery.

NEWPORT RECUE RUN

At 6 p.m. yesterday, the Newport emergency squad transported Glenn Cameron, 68, of Newport Rt. 1 to Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was complaining of lower back pain.

HOMER R. CAMERON

Homer R. Cameron died May 17 at St. John’s Medical Center. Steubenville, O.

He was born Aug. 21, 1930, in Pleasants County, the son of the late George W. Cameron and Olive Wilson Cameron. He was a member of the Methodist Church at Wintersville, O.

He is survived by his wife, Shelda Hazley Cameron; one daughter, Sharon of Chicago, Ill.; two Sons Allen of Utah and Eric of Mingo Junction, O.; grandchildren; four sisters, Eftie Biggie, Hollandale, Fla., Opal White, Akron, O., Hazel Pugh, Lowell, O., Hestell Roby, St. Marys; one brother, Merel Cameron, Barberton, O..

In addition to his father and mother he was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

Funeral services were held May 19 at Wintersville, O. Interment was in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Steubenville, O.

Harry Delbert ‘Deb’ Cameron

Marietta Times

NEWPORT — Harry Delbert “Deb” Cameron, 83, of Newport died Sunday (March 31, 2002) at his home.

He was born Dec. 8, 1918, in Pleasants County, W.Va., to Samuel and Cora Williamson Cameron. He worked for Weirton Steel before going into the U.S. Army on Sept. 15, 1942. A veteran of World War II, he was discharged on Dec. 10, 1945. During his three years of service in the South Pacific he earned the America Theater Ribbon, the Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon with four Bronze Stars, Philippine Liberation Ribbon with one Bronze Star, the Good Conduct Medal and World War II Victory Medal.

After he came home he bought a house in the Newport area. He joined Carpenters Local Union 356 in Marietta, where he was a member for more than 50 years, and had worked on several jobs in the Marietta-Parkersburg area.

He is survived by one sister, Goldie Smith, 94 years old, of Newport; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Earl, Roy, Glen and James Cameron; and two sisters, Mamie Griffith and Elsie Taylor.

Services are at 11 a.m. Thursday at Ruttencutter-Ingram Funeral Home in St. Marys, W.Va., with the Rev. Perry Stewart officiating. Burial is in Newport Cemetery with military graveside rites to be con ducted by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1508 and American Legion Post 64 of Marietta. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

James S. Cameron

Marietta Times

NEWPORT — James S. Cameron, 73, of Newport Route 1 died at 2 a.m. Saturday (June 4, 1994) at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

He was born April 7, 1921, in St. Marys, W.Va., to Samuel and Cora Williamson Cameron. A construction worker, he had been seriously injured as a young man in a construction fall. He attended Marietta Bible Center Church.

He is survived by his wife, Gertrude Thomas Cameron, whom he married Sept. 30, 1944; one daughter, Mrs. Freddie (Karen) Carver of Newport route 1; three grandchildren, Stacey Barnes and Mindy Carver, both of Newport, and Rick Barnes of Marietta; one brother, Delbert Cameron of Newport; and one sister, Goldie Smith of Newport.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Earl, Roy and Glen Cameron; two sisters, Mamie Griffiths and Elsie Taylor; and his parents.

Services are 1 p.m. tomorrow at McClure-Schafer Funeral Home in Marietta with the Re. Myron Guiler officiating. Burial is in Newport Cemetery. Friends may call until the time of the services tomorrow at the funeral home.

ROY M. CAMERON

June 27, 1981

Roy M. Cameron, 66, of 33 Orchard St. Newton Falls, O., died Saturday at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Warren, O.

Born Oct. 31, 1914, in St. Marys, son of Samuel and Cora Cameron, he was a resident of Newton Falls for 50 years. He was a retired steel worker with the Thomas Steel Strip Co. in Warren and a member of the First Assembly of God of Warren.

Survivors include his wife, the former Irene Wallace; two sisters, Mrs. Brady (Goldie) Smith of Newport and Mrs. Pete (Elsie) Taylor of St. Marys; two brothers, James and Delbert of Newport; and several nieces and nephews.

One sister and two brothers preceded him in death.

Funeral services were held Tuesday at the James Funeral Home at Newton Falls, with burial in the Newton Falls I Cemetery. The Rev. Oliver B. Dalaba officiated.

Berneda M. Campbell

1981

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — Berneda Madeline Campbell, 45, died Sunday at her home.

She had been a resident of Newport Acres, Newport, until her mother’s death in 1980. She is survived by a sister, Mrs. A.C. (Phyllis) Whitley of Spotsylvania County, Va.; one step sister, Mrs. Jerald (Janet) Stiles of Lebanon, Ohio; and three nieces.  She was a former employee of the C. & P. Telephone Co., of West Virginia.

Services will be at 10 am. Wednesday in Oak Grove Methodist Church, Ballengee, W.Va., with burial in Barger Springs Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by The Ronald Meadows Funeral Home in Hinton, W.Va.

 

 


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Earnest H. Canary

Marietta Times

CANTON — Earnest H. Canary, 84, of Canton died at 2 am. Tuesday (Oct. 30, 2001) in Altercare of Louisville.

He was born Oct. 12, 1917, in Marietta to Frank and Neva Yost Canary. He worked for 38 years on the Pennsylvania and Penn- Central railroads in Canton and was also a general contractor. He graduated from Marietta High School. He was a member of Marietta Lodge 1, Free and Accepted Masons; 32nd degree Scottish Rite, Valley of Canton; a life member of the Al Koran Shrine; member of the Nazir Grotto in Canton; and a member of the White Shrine of Jerusalem in Canton, where he was a past watchman of shepherds.

He is survived by one daughter, Lois “Jeannie” Canary of Canton; one brother, Lewis Canary of Marietta; one sister-in-law, Melva Jane Canary of Indiana; a friend, Nellie Bradshaw of Canton; and’ several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Hilda Newlen Canary, in 1984; and one brother, Walter Canary.

Services are at 11 am. Friday at Arnold Funeral Home in Canton with the Rev. Dale Boston officiating. Burial is in Sunset Hills Burial Park in Canton. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, where Masonic services are at 6:45 p.m. Thursday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Canton Shriner’s Transportation Club or to the Masonic Learning Center.

Gotschall-Hutchison Funeral Home in Minerva is in charge of arrangements. Those unable to attend may register at www.legacy.com.

Walter F. Canary

Marietta Times

COLUMBUS — Walter F. Canary, 80, of Columbus died Sunday (Nov. 1 26, 1995) at Mount Carmel West Hospital.

He was born March 3, 1915, in Beavertown to Frank and Neva Canary. He was a graduate of Marietta I High School in the class of 934 and had lived in Marietta until moving to Columbus. The family home had been on Newport Pike for many years. He was a member of Highland Baptist Church and was retired from Federal Paper Board (Federal Glass) after 40 years. He organized and was treasurer of Federal Glass Credit Union for 10 years.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Melva Jane Canary; one son, Wayne Canary and his wife, Carol, of Indiana; one daughter, Charlotte Ann Bandy and her husband, Dan, of Indiana; four grandchildren; two brothers, Hayward Canary of Canton and Lewis Canary of Marietta; and two nieces.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services were Wednesday at Schoedinger-Norris Chapel, 3920 Broadway, Grove City, with Pastor Charles England officiating. Burial was in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.

Evert E. Carpenter

December, 25, 1982

NEWPORT — Evert E. Carpenter, 69, of Newport Rt. 1 died at his home at 12:45 a.m. Saturday.

He was born May 2, 1913, in New port Township to Charles and Jennie Seevers Carpenter. He had spent all his life in Newport Township and had been employed at Remington Rand and later was a timber worker. He was a veteran of World War II and had received the Purple Heart. He was a member of the D.A.V. Pioneer City Chapter No. 52 and the Beavertown United Methodist Church.

In 1947, he married Helen Haught who survives. One brother, John and one sister, Alice, preceded him in death.

Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Newport United Methodist Church with the Rev. Frank Conley and the Rev. Delmer Cameron officiating. Burial will be in Newport Cemetery with military ritual at the grave. Friends may call at the McClure-Schafer Funeral Home until Wednesday morning and at the church prior to the service.

Caroline Carpenter

Marietta Times

ST. MARYS, W.Va. — Caroline Carpenter, 90, of St. Marys died Wednesday (Jan. 25, 1995) at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Parkersburg after an extended illness.

She was born Sept. 27, 1904, at Waverly, W.Va., to Frank B. and Addle Adams Ogdin. During her early years, she had taught school in Williamstown. She later was a substitute and a full-time teacher- principal at Newport Elementary School in Newport, where she retired after 36 years. She was a member of St. Marys United Methodist Church and Ohio Retired Teachers Association.

Mrs. Carpenter is survived by one daughter, Sally Bogard of Belmont, W.Va.; two sons, Tom and Dave Carpenter, both of St. Marys; five grandchildren, Elizabeth Eddy of St. Marys, Jennifer Hupp of Clifton Forge, Va., Julie Harding of Shelbyville, Ky., and Jeff Carpenter and Amy Bogard, both of Belmont; three great-granddaughters, Tabby Efaw of St. Marys, Victoria Carpenter of Belmont and Erika Hupp of Clifton Forge; and two nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey Carpenter, in 1969; one daughter, Joan Carpenter, in 1949; her parents; and one brother, Frank Ogdin, in 1992.

Services are 1 p.m. tomorrow at Ruttencutter Funeral Home in St. Marys with the Rev. Darrel L. Gooden officiating. Burial Is in St. Marys IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today and until time for the services tomorrow.

Memorial contributions may be made to Newport Elementary School, Charles Street, Newport, Ohio 45768; or St. Marys United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 100, St. Marys, W.Va. 26170.

Dale Carpenter

1992

Dale Carpenter, 88, of Rivercrest Apartments, Matamoras, died Dec. 4 in Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He was born Dec.1, 1903, in Washington County to Ollie and Orphanie Goddard Carpenter. He was a Methodist by faith.

He is survived by his wife, the former Mildred McMaster, whom he married in 1928; two daughters, Mrs. Lewis (Virginia) Anderson of New Cumberland, W.Va., and Mrs. Donna Dalrymple of Matamoras; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by four brothers, Charles, Lonnie, Bill and Ballard Carpenter and four sisters, Laura Lee, Mary Bayless, Ethel McMaster and Georgia Carpenter.

Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday in Hadley Funeral Home at Matamoras. Burial will be in Newport cemetery.

Everett F. Carrothers

Marietta Times

NEWPORT — Everett F. Carrothers, 81, of Newport Route 1 died at 10:45 p.m. Wednesday (May 21, 1997) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He was born Oct. 31, 1915, in Bell’s Ridge, Washington County, to Frank and Katherine Taylor Carrothers. He spent his early life on Bell’s Ridge and later lived in Reno before going to make his home with his son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Tim Carrothers. He had operated a saw-mill and had also operated a gasoline service station in Newport. He was a member of the Deucher Baptist Church.

He is survived by one son, Tim Carrothers and his wife, Ann, of Newport Route 1; three grandchildren, Curt Carrothers and his wife, Teresa, and Michelle Secrest and her husband, J.D., all of Marietta and Alicia Carrothers of Newport Route 1; one great-grandson, Brent Carrothers of Vienna, W.Va.; and one sister, Myrtle Thompson of Marietta.

In 1935. he married Janice M. Karcher. She died Jan. 20, 1994. Also preceding him in death are his parents and one sister, Jane Haught.

Services are at 11 am. Saturday at McClure-Schafer Funeral Home with Pastor Joe Law officiating. Burial is in New Matamoras Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home until the hour of the services.

Lydia Isabelle Casto

1979

GAHANNA — Mrs. Lydia Isabelle Howard Casto, 76, of 219 Brookhaven Drive, a former resident of Marietta, died at 2 p.m. yesterday.

She was born Aug. 11, 1902 in Kanawha County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Wilbur and Martha Cooper Howard.

She was married to Orvie O. Casto who died Oct. 29, 976. A daughter survives, Mrs. Robert (Lois) Finkel of Gahanna, with whom she made her home. A son, Orvie, was killed in Wand War II. There are six grandchildren.

Mr. and Mrs. Casto had lived in Marietta before moving to Tampa, Fla., in 1954. They had lived in Tampa for 20 years before moving to Columbus five years ago.

She was a member of the Gold Star Mothers, the American Legion Auxiliary and the VFW Auxiliary.

Services will be held at 10:30 am. Saturday at the McClure-Schafer Funeral Home with the Rev. Francis Schwenderman officiating. Burial will be in Valley Cemetery. The family will meet friends at the funeral home from tomorrow afternoon until the hour of service.

Helen “Virginia” Cassidy

Marietta Times

VINCENT — Helen “Virginia” Cassidy, 84, of Vincent died Friday (March 15, 2002) at Heartland of Marietta.

She was born April 5, 1917, in Washington County to Scott and Francis Devol Morris. She had attended school in Marietta. She enjoyed crocheting.

She married Carl Clair Cassidy n July 3, 1937. He died July 11, 1955.

She is survived by one daughter, Barbara Huck and her husband, David, of Vincent; one son, Neil Cassidy and his wife, Sandra, of Vincent; eight grandchildren, Julie Hernandez and her husband, Carlos, of Sunrise, Fla., Jill Trembley and her husband, Peter, of Lantana, Fla., Christine Cassidy of Little Hocking, Jeremy Cassidy of Belpre, Jenny Semon and her husband, Chris, of Vincent, Jeff Huck and his friend, Shelly Bankson, of Vincent, Kane Huck and her husband, Shawn, and Julie Snider and her husband, Jamie; and 13 great-grandchildren, Hailey and Erin Hernandez, Michael, Nicole and Noah Trembley, Katelyn and Matthew Semon, Travis, Tanner and Troy Huck, and Kyle, Colin and Kayla Snider.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Caroline Francis Nasipak; her parents; two step mothers, Bertha Morris and Katye Morris; and three aunts, Gladys Powell, Hazel Thomason kind Elizabeth Foster.

Services are at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home in Marietta with Pastor Robin Swinsburg officiating. Burial is in Valley Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 p.m. today at the funeral home, where the family will be present to meet friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today.

 

 


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Theresa Chambers

Theresa Joanne Farley Chambers, 20, died Tuesday in an accident near Ohio 26.

She was born in Marietta, a daughter of Loren and Joanne Douglas Farley. She was a graduate of Frontier High School. She was a member of the Swain Community Church at Rinard Mills, the Lawrence Baptist Women’s Missionary Society, and was a probationary member of the Little Muskingum Volunteer Fire Department.

She is survived by her husband, Mark Eugene Chambers; an infant son, Brandon Scott Chambers, at home; one brother, Robert Dale Farley of Fullerton, Calif.; one sister, Cynthia Dianne Farley of Columbus; her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Farley of Rinard Mills; and Mary E. Douglas of Newport, Ohio.

Services will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the McClure-Schafer Funeral Home with Pastor Marvin Sallee of the Vinton Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Lawrence Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home.

Josie Grace Childress

Marietta Times

NEWPORT — Josie Grace Childress, daughter of Will and Katy Carpenter Childress of Newport, died Wednesday (March 31, 2004) at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Parkersburg as the result of injuries received in an automobile accident north of St. Marys, W.Va.

She was born Aug. 2, 2002, in Marietta.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her maternal grandparents, Steve and Sandra Carpenter of Caldwell; paternal grandparents, Tom and Mary Childress of Marietta; maternal great-grandparents, Dorothy Carpenter, and James and Marilyn Warner of Summerfield; paternal great-grandparents, William and Peggy Bishop of Atlanta, Ga.; paternal great- great-grandmother, Thelma Lanham of North Carolina; maternal aunts, Angela (Robert) Fogle of Cumberland, Ohio, Brieann (Eric) Reiter of Caldwell, and Heather (Mike) Lemke of Pedricktown, N.J.; paternal aunt and uncles, Mac Childress of Columbus, Lawrence Brown of Newport and Elizabeth Petrie of Belpre; and several great-aunts, great-uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandmother, Deborah Childress; and her great-grandfather, Noah Carpenter.

Graveside services are at 2 p.m. Saturday at Newport Cemetery in Newport with the Rev. Loren Dace officiating. There will be no visitation. Ingram Funeral Home in St. Marys, W.Va., is in charge of arrangements.

Deborah M. Childress

Marietta Times

NEWPORT — Deborah M. Childress, 45, of Newport Route 1 died at 8 am. Thursday (Aug. 21, 1997) at Cleveland Clinic.

She was born Sept. 18, 1951, in Fort Pierce, Fla., to William C. and Peggy Lahnam Bishop. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by her parents of Senoya, Ga.; her husband, Thomas M. Childress, whom she married Aug. 8, 1972, in Atlanta; three sons, George M. Childress of Newport, William M. Childress of St. Marys, W.Va., and Lawrence C. Brown and his wife, Stephani, of Reno; one daughter, Elizabeth L. Childress of Newport; three brothers, Frank Mickle and his wife, Lenore, of Forest Park, Ga., William C. Bishop Jr. and his wife, Becky, and Paul Bishop and his wife, Irene, all of McDonough, Ga.; three sisters, Sheri Weathers and her husband, Keith, of Senoya, Ellen Clary and her husband, William, of Covington, Ga., and Lillian Britton and her husband, Howe, of Huntsville, Ala.; and her grandmother, Thelma Lahnam of High Point, N.C.

She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Fred Lahnam.

Services are at the convenience of the family Saturday at Hadley Funeral Home in Marietta with the Rev. Steve Smith officiating. Burial is in Newport Cemetery. There are no calling hours.

Memorial contributions may be made to Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital Cancer Center, P.O. Box 718, Parkersburg. W.Va. 26102.

Earl Martin Chipps

LOWELL — Earl Martin Chipps, 67, of Lowell, died Saturday (Sept. 6, 1992) while on a golf outing at North Bend Golf Course in Harrisville, W.Va.

He was born Dec. 27, 1924, in Smithfield, W.Va., to Archie and Jetta Norris Chipps. He had lived in Lowell since 1967 and had retired in 1982 from the Fort Frye School District as an elementary teacher, having taught at Lowell Elementary School, In recent years, he had worked part time at True Value Hardware in Lowell. He was a graduate of Salem College Salem.  W. Va.; World War II veteran serving in the U.S. Navy and a member of American Legion Post 750 in Lowell. He was also a member of Lowell United Methodist Church and a past president of the Methodist Men’s Club.

Mr. Chipps is survived by his wife of 42 years, Marguerite Delores Swisher Chipps; one daughter, Terry Lynne Hendershot of Whipple; two grandchildren; two sisters, Mabel Strahler of Clarksburg. W.Va., and Velma Underwood of Salem, W.Va.; five brothers, Edward and Roy of Salem, W.Va., Willis of Oakton, Va., Austin of Fowler and Paul of Sebring. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers. Alfred and Arby.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday n Lowell Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home with the Rev. Donald Ebert officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery at Lowell with full military rites conducted by American Legion Post 750. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today.

Memorial contributions may be made to the L-A Fire and Rescue Squad. Lowell

W. R. Clark

1976

W.R. “Ray” Clark, 86, Coolville Rt. 1, died Thursday in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Parkersburg.         

He was born in Decatur Twp., Washington County, a son of the late Benjamin F. and Maria Patterson Clark. He was a retired farmer from the Ireland community of Troy Twp.  

His wife Ella died in 1974. A son Wendell and three brothers and three sisters also preceded him in death. One daughter survives, Mrs. Russell (Lois) Daugherty, Coolville, with seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in White Funeral Home, Coolville, with the Rev. Roy Deeter officiating. Burial will be in Coolville Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home.

Glen Clift

Glen Clift, 85, of Newport Rt. 1, died at 9:10 a.m. Sunday in Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He was born Aug 30, 1896, in Sudbury County, Iowa to Herman and Maude Pierce Clift. His home had been in the Archers Fork community until 1941 when the family moved to Newport He was a member of the Newport Church Christ. Clift had been an oil and gas well producer and tool dresser for 71 years.

On Nov. 20, 1933, he married Minnie Iva Hutchison.  She died Dec. 27, 1974. He is survived by one son; Jack Clift of Newport Rt 1; and one sister Mrs. John (Marie) Decker of New Matamoras Rt. 1.. He was preceded death by four brothers and three sisters.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Newport Church of Christ with Randy Matheny officiating Burial will be in Newport Cemetery. Friends may call at the McC1ure-Schafer Funeral Home until 10 a.m. Wednesday and at the church from 11:30 a.m. until the hour of service.

Ethel M. Cline

Marietta Times

NEWPORT — Ethel M. Cline, 99, c Newport Route 1 died Saturday (Sept 30, 1995) at her residence after an extended illness.

She was born June 25, 1896, in Newport to Barnard D. and Ida M. Bergy Smith. She was a member of the Newport Baptist Church.

She is survived by one son, Michael, with whom she made her home; one daughter, Edna Pauline Maki of Lancaster; one brother, William Smith of St. Marys, W.Va.; one sister, Mildred Olmstead  of Ferndale, Wash.; two grandchildren, James Bailey of Canton and Helen Chambers of Lancaster; six great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandsons.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James “Bert” Cline, in 1964; two daughters, Mildred May Cline and Thelma Marie Cline Bailey; five brothers, Barney D. Smith, Larry C. Smith, George Smith, Brady Smith and Charles Smith; and one grandson; and one great-grandson.

Services are at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ruttencutter Funeral Home in St. Marys with Pastor Joe Law officiating. Burial is in Newport Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today and 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Lawrence Cline

VICTIM DIES OF CRUSHED CHEST

Worker Attacked In Fog-Covered Fearing Twp. Field

A 1,500-pound bull he had been teasing charged Lawrence Cline, 28, of Marietta Rt. 6 and fatally crushed him in a fog-covered Fearing Twp. pasture Sunday morning, according to the sheriff’s department.

Cline, his wife, and small daughter lived in a house trailer at the Dan Zimmer & Sons farm where Cline had worked as a farm hand for the past month. Early Sunday morning he was helping Paul Zimmer, who was milking cows. Noticing one of the cows was missing, Zimmer sought Cline intending to have him bring the cow from the pasture.

BULL HAD NO HORNS

Zimmer told deputies he heard Cline call for help and found him lying in the pasture, his chest crushed. Cline told Zimmer he had been attacked by the bull, which he did not see because of the fog. The bull had no horns.

Cline was taken to Marietta Memorial Hospital in the Doudna & McClure ambulance. He was dead on arrival. Acting Coroner Edgar Northrup said Cline died as a result of a crushed chest and called the death accidental.

Deputies were told that Cline had been teasing the Holstein bull occasionally since going to work at the Zimmer farm on Township Road 343.

Cline was born at Ben’s Run, W.Va., Oct. 5, 1933, a son of Edward and Elizabeth Elder Cline. On July 12, 1960, he married Kathleen Treadway who survives with one daughter, Suzanne Marie Cline, two years of age, of the home. His parents of Wingett Run, survive with three brothers and one sister; Dale Cline with the U.S. Air Force in Montana, Ray Cline and George Cline of Marietta, and Mrs. Ruth Hayhurst of Williamstown.

Cline had served in the U.S, Air Force. He attended the Church of God.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Church o of God on Mulberry ST., with the Rev. Luchen Bailey officiating. Burial will be in Valley Cemetery. Friends may call at Doudna & McClure Funeral Home until the hour of the service.

Thurman W. Cline

Born: November 25, 1914

Passed away: January 20, 1995

Funeral Service held at Newport Baptist Church

January 23, 1995 at 1:00 p.m.

Officiating: Joe Law

Interment: Newport Cemetery

 


Cochran - Collins

 

Carrie Ann Cochran

Marietta Times

NEW MATAMORAS — Carrie Ann Cochran, 62, of New Matamoras Route 3 died at 8:30 p.m. Thursday 7 (April 11, 1996) at her residence.

She was born Aug. 5, 1933, in Newport to the late Charles and Eva Seevers Francis. She was a home maker arid attended the Beavertown United Methodist Church. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Paden City, W.Va. and Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary in Sistersville, W.Va.

She is survived by her husband, Jackie L. Cochran of New Matamoras; two daughters, Cathy Holland and her husband, Jerry, of New Matamoras and Carla Mace and her husband, Glenn, of Madison, Va. two granddaughters, Valerie and Kristin Holland, both of New Matamoras; one sister, Ruth Dunn of New Matamoras; and one brother, Otis Francis of New Matamoras.

She was preceded in death by four brothers, Frank, Fred, Jesse and Larry Francis; and four sisters, Marya Thompson, Helen Russell, Belle Francis and Lucille Baker. Memorial services are at 3 p.m.

Sunday at Hadley Funeral Home in New Matamoras with the Rev. Frank Conley officiating.

Family will receive friends at their home on New Matamoras Route 3 Saturday afternoon.

Clarence Cochran

March 2, 1978

Clarence “Sloppy” Cochran, Matamoras Rt. 3, died a 11 a.m. yesterday in Youngstown Osteopathic Hospital, Youngstown.

He was born April 23. 1898,  in. Matamoras, a son of Charles and Pearl Weber Cochran He was a member of Coitsville Presbyterian Church, a 50-year member of Modern Woodman of America and a member of the East Suburban Optimists Club, Youngstown, and Carpenters Local No. 356, Marietta.

In 1917, he married Icey Beaver, who survives with one daughter, Mrs. Doris Beeson, Lowellville, and two sons, Vernon and Jackie L. both of Matamoras. There are 12 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren. One brother Ralph, Marietta, survives. One son and one brother are deceased.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Lee Hadley Funeral Home, Matamoras, with the Rev. Roy M. Shoaf officiating and burial in Matamoras Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow.

Edna P. Cochran

Marietta Times

 

Edna P. Cochran, 73, of New Matamoras, died July 2, 1997, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Trail Run, Ohio, a daughter of the late George W. and Mary Kathryn “Molly” Merckle Byers. She was a member and past matron of Matamoras Chapter 261 Order of Eastern Star and was past noble grand of Grandview Rebekah Lodge. She was a housewife and a member of Matamoras United Methodist Church.

Surviving are two sons, David F. Cochran and William Douglas Cochran, both of New Matamoras; two sisters, Mildren Allen of Sardis and Mae Yoss of Claremont, Ohio; three brothers, George W. Byers of Littleton, Ohio, David Byers of Jacksonville, Fla. and Paul W. Byers of Woodsfield; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank L. Cochran; three brothers, Ralph Byers, Carl Byers and Art Byers; and two sisters, Bessie Eddington and Georgia Lohr.

Services were 11 a.m. July 5, Hadley Funeral Home, New Matamoras, the Rev. James Schoonover officiating. Eastern Star services at 7 p.m. Friday. Burial Matamoras Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 215 Marion St., Marietta, Ohio 45750 or Washington County Home Nursing and Hospice, 900 Third St., Marietta, Ohio 45750.

Mrs. Clyde S. Cochran

Lelia Thorniley Cochran, 93, Matamoras died at 9:45 p.m. yesterday at her home.

 She was born Aug. 17, 1883, in Marietta, a daughter of Newton and Clara Kidd Thorniley. She was a member of Matamoras United Methodist Church and a 50-year member of Matamoras Chapter 261, OES. She was a charter member of Riverside Garden Club and a member of the church’s WSCS.

On Nov. 9 1908, she married Clyde S. Cochran, who died April 16, 1969.

One daughter Mrs. Virginia Weeter, Matamoras survives with two grandchildren,  four great-grandchildren and one Sister, Mrs. Eleanore T. Best, Marietta.

Services will be at 2 p.m Sunday at the family home, 821 Grandview Ave., Matamoras with burial Matamoras Cemetery. Friends may call at the home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Lee Hadley Funeral Home, Matamoras, is in charge of arrangements.

Linda Kay Cochran

NEW MATAMORAS — Linda Kay Cochran, 62, of 70 Leith Run Road died at 11:30 am. Tuesday Oct. 26, 2004) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

Shee was born Sep. 25, 1942, in Wade. Ohio, to Charles Francis and Helen Deshler McMahan. She graduated from Newport High School in 1960. She was assistant cashier and officer the Peoples Savings Bank, where she had worked for 30 years She was a member of Center Valley Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, David Francis Cochran, whom she married on Nov. 10, 1963, in New Matamoras; her mother of New Matamoras; one son, Michael Cochran and his wife, Pamela, of New Matamoras; one daughter, Kelly Brady and her husband, Dennis, of New Matamoras; two grandchildren, Molly and Nicholas Brady; three brothers, Charles D. McMahan and his wife, Diana, and Richard F. McMahan and his wife, Mary all of New Matamoras, and Michael T. McMahan and his wife, Barbara, at Parkersburg; one sister-in-law, Susan McMahan of Newport; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father on May 1, 1974; and one brother, Stephan W. McMahan, on Nov. 28, 1998.

Services are at 11 am. Friday at Hadley Funeral Home, New Matamoras Chapel, with the Rev. Craig Holler officiating. Burial is Matamoras Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Strecker Cancer Center 400 Matthew Marietta, Ohio 45750.

ANN M. COCHRAN

Ann M. Cochran, 81, of Bellmawr, N.J., formerly of Freeport, W.Va., died Jan. 15 at Underwood Memorial Hospital in New Jersey.

She was born in Maxwell, W.Va., a daughter of the late Ira and Eva Eddy. She was a Methodist and had attended Nine Mile United Methodist Church at Maxwell. She was a homemaker and had operated Cochran Grocery with her husband for many years.

She is survived by her two daughters, Jenny Ann Null of Route 1, Walker and Patty Jo Weaver of Bellmawr, with whom she resided; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one brother, Glen Eddy of Parkersburg.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ken Cochran; one son; one daughter; two sisters; and three brothers.

A memorial service was held at the Cisco Church, Route 47 at Cisco Sunday with the Rev. Clyde Border officiating.

Memorials can be made to the Diabetic Foundation or the Heart Fund.

Marion Louise Cochran

Marietta Times, april 14, 2006

NEW MATAMORAS — Marion Louise Cochran, 84, of 412 Old Beavertown Road, New Matamoras, died at 1:35 a.m. Thursday (April 13, 2006) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born May 9, 1921, in Hannibal, Ohio, to Francis Marion and Helen Chaplin Rist. She was a member of Parr Hill Community Church and was a 50-year member of Matamoras Chapter No. 261, Order of Eastern Star. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by three sons, Gary Cochran and his wife, Ruth Ann, of Beavertown, Ohio, Charles Cochran and his wife, Garnet, of New Matamoras, and Vernon “Mick” Cochran and his wife, Virginia, of Beavertown; one daughter, Sue Mahoney and her husband, Scott, of Beavertown; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; one sister, Joan Busch and her husband, Earl, of New Matamoras; and one brother, Ted Rist of Hannibal, Ohio.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Delbert Cochran, on Jan. 28, 2004. They were married Sept. 10, 1939. She was also preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Donna Jean Minder; and one brother, Robert Rist.

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday (April 15, 2006) at Hadley Funeral Homes, New Matamoras Chapel, with David Beaver officiating. Burial will be in Matamoras Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Vernon Delbert “Jiggs’ Cochran

Date of Birth: May 20, 1918, Beavertown, Ohio

Age: 85 years, 8 months, 8 days

Date of death: January 31, 2004, Marietta, Ohio

Services: January 31, 2004, 1:00 p.m., Hadley Funeral Home

Officiating: Rev. Frank Conley

Interment: Matamoras Cemetery, January 31, 2004

Mary E. Collins

February 12, 1984

Mary Ellen Collins, 82, of New Matamoras Rt. 3, died at 12:15 p.m. Sunday in Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born Feb. 24, 1901, at Newport to Josiah and Martha Martin Hearn. She was a member of Matamoras Garden Club. She married Bryan Collins in 1928.

She is survived by her husband; two daughters, Mrs. Grace Trimm of Houston, Texas, and Mrs. Jane Cline of New Matamoras; one brother, Floyd Hearn of Newport; one sister Mrs. Myrtle Leister of Newport; and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one daughter and nine brothers and sisters.

Services will be at 2p.m. Wednesday in the Hadley Funeral Home at New Matamoras with the Rev. Jim Gibbons officiating. Burial will be in Grandview Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Robert L. Collins

Marietta Times, November 24, 1990

PARKERSBIJRG — Services for Robert L. Collins, 78, of 1503 43rd St. will be at 2:30 p.m. today In Vaughan Funeral Home at Parkersburg with the Rev. Conrad Lowe officiating. Burial will be In Mount Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home until time for the services.

He died Thursday (Nov. 22, 1990) in Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital at Parkersburg.

Mr. Collins was manager of the Parkersburg BF Goodrich Store for 16 years after being transferred from Marietta in 1952. He retired from Goodyear in 1977. He was a former president of the local West Virginia Motor Truck Association.

He was a member of Masonic Lodge 169, Nemesis Temple, and was a 32nd degree Scottish Rite. Mr. Coffins also was a life member and past exalted ruler of Elks Lodge 198. He attended North Parkersburg Baptist Church. He was born Oct. 24, 1912, at Bells Run, Washington County, to S.O. and Ethel Ross Collins.

Mr. Collins Is survived by his wife, Bernadine Collins; one son Steven O. of St. Louis, Mo.; one daughter, Kaye E. McNally of Parkersburg; four grandchildren: and two great- grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Lucille West; and one brother, Wilbur R. Collins.


Colyer - Covert

 

Joseph Edgar Colyer

Born: September 19, 1934, Burnside, KY

Died: December 16, 1997, Parkersburg, WV

Service: Saturday, December 20, 1997, 1 p.m., Victory Baptist Church

Officiating: Rev. Vernon James, Rev. Allen Shackleford

Interment: Muskingum Valley Baptist Church Cemetery

Eugene M. Cooke

Eugene M. Cooke, 80, of 811 Lancaster St., Marietta, died at 2:20 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 11, 2001) at the Marietta Center for Health and Rehabilitation.

He was born March 16, 921, in Newport to Eugene W. and Cuba Corrine McGary Cooke. He had lived in Newport and moved to Marietta in 1943. He attended Marietta High School. He worked as a boiler operator for the Ohio Department of Transportation,  Division 10, retiring in 1988. He was a member of Faith Bible Church in Williamstown. He was an avid reader and a ham radio operator.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Marjorie D. Collins Cooke, whom he married June 6, 1942; one daughter, Nancy Hamilton and her husband, Gary, of Marietta; one son, Thomas Cooke and his wife, Melissa, of Shelby, NC.; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one sister, Winifred Murphy of Florida.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services are at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home with his son, Preacher Thomas Cooke, officiating. Burial is in Riverview Cemetery in Williamstown. Visitation is today at the funeral home. The family will be present to meet friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Ohio Valley Affiliate, P.O. Box 182039, Department 013, Columbus, Ohio 43218-2039.

Beulah Taylor Long Congleton

Beulah Taylor Long Congleton, 70, of Newport died at 5:30 p.m. March 1 1991, at her home.

Mrs. Congleton was born March 23, 1920, the daughter of Louis O. and Blanche Taylor Long. She married Early Congleton on March 23, 1940.

She is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Walter (Linda) Thomas of Marietta; Mrs. Robert (Lois) Reed of Fairmont, W.Va., Mrs. Gary (Laurel) Hamilton of Matamoras, and Mrs. Roger (Leah) Myers of Wingett Run; three brothers, John and Richard Long of Marietta and Donald Long of Stockport; a sister, Mrs. Gordon (Geraldine) Weinstock of Washington. Pa; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Congleton was a member of the Dalzell Church of Christ. She was retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 23 years of service.

Newport Services for Beulah Taylor Long Congleton, 70, of Newport Rt. 1 were scheduled for 2 p.m. today in Hadley Funeral Home at Marietta with Claude Davis and Robert Patterson of the Newport Church of Christ officiating. Burial was to be in Valley Cemetery. Mrs. Congleton died Friday (March 1, 1991) in her home.

Earl Congleton

Born: Sunday March 14, 1915

Passed Away: Sunday April 2, 2000, age 85

Services: Hadley Funeral Home, April 4, 2000, 2:00 p.m.

Conducted by Roger A. Rush and Claude S. Davis

Concluding Service: Valley Cemetery, Marietta, Ohio

Arrangements: Hadley Funeral Home, Marietta, Ohio

Gertrude Elwanda Congleton

MARIETFA — Gertrude Elwanda Congleton, 69, of 103 Wynncrest Drive died Saturday evening (Nov. 27, 1993) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born June 25, 1924, at Pine Ridge, Newport, to Clarence and Carrie Herlan Binegar. She was a graduate of Newport High School.

Mrs. Congleton is survived by her husband, Ha ward J. Congleton: one daughter. Judith Ann Reynolds of Vincent; four grandchildren, Kelly Sue Pahl, Shannon Reynolds and Autumn Reynolds, all of Vincent, and Misty Anderson of Barlow: two great-grandchildren. Rachael and Kayla Pahl of Vincent: her mother of Newport: five sisters, Delorace Thomas of Reno, June Wigal of Marietta, Phyllis Bowersock of Bloomfield and Mona Bond and Patricia Lamp, both of Newport: and three brothers, Merle Binegar of Antioch, Orville Binegar of Eureka, W Va., and Lyle Binegar of Newport.

She was preceded in death by her father: and two brothers, Kenneth Binegar and Furl Binegar.

Services will] be at 10:30 am. Wednesday at McClure-Schafer Funeral Home with Pastor Doradean Rinard officiating. Burial will be in Valley Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home.

Richard Wilson “Bill” Cottrill

Born: Sunday, September 3, 1916

Died: Monday, January 19, 2004, age 87

Services: Hadley Fuenral Home Reno Chapel, Thursday, January 22, 2004, 11:00 a.m.

Officiant: Rev. Steve Smith, Pastor Harlan Hodge

Concluding Service: Newport Cemetery, Newport, Oho

Arrangements: Hadley Funeral Homes

Howard R. Covey

GALLIPOLIS — Howard Richard “Dick” Covey, 47, of Gallipolis Rt. 1 died on arrival at Hoizer Medical Center on Sunday afternoon following a sudden illness.

He was born May 8, 1939, at Marietta to Orville H. and Garnet Yoho Covey. He had lived in the Mount Tom area before moving to Gallipolis 15 years ago. He had been a meat cutter. He had attended the Second Congregational Church and was a member of the Point Pleasant Loyal Order of Moose and the Pomeroy Aerie of the Fraternal Order of Eagles.

He is survived by his wife, the former Theda Berga, whom he married April 20, 1973; and a son, Paul Dean Covey at home. He also is survived by four sons and two daughters by previous marriages, Carl Richard Covey, Garnet Hill, Jeff Michael Covey and Cheryl Leslie, all of Marietta, Howard Covey of St. Marys, W.Va., and Erin Covey of Newport; eight grandchildren; his mother of Marietta Rt. 6; a brother, Orville Jr. of Marietta; and two sisters, Jerrie Cottrill of Marietta and Mary Kennimon of Frazier. W.Va.

He was preceded in death by one son, John Paul Covey; and five brothers, Clyde Covey, who was a casualty of World War II, Dean Covey, Robert Covey, Jack Covey and an infant brother.

Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in McClure-Schafer Funeral Home with the Rev. Richard Saltzwedel officiating. Burial will be in East Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home.

COVEY SERVICES, 1987

GALLIPOLIS — Services for Howard Richard “Dick” Covey, 47, of Gallipolis Rt. 1, who died on arrival at Holzer Medical Center Sunday afternoon following a sudden illness, will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in McClure-Schafer Funeral Home. The Rev. Richard Saltzwedel will officiate with burial in East Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home.

He is survived by his wife, the Theda Berga, whom he married April 20, 1973; and one son, Paul Dean Covey at home. He also is survived by four sons and two daughters by previous marriages, Carl Richard Covey, Garnet Hill, Jeff Michael Covey and Cheryl Leslie, all of Marietta, Howard Covey of St. Marys, W.Va., and Aaron Covey of Newport; eight grandchildren; his mother, Garnet Yoho Covey of Marietta Rt. 6; one brother, Orville Jr. of Marietta; and two sisters, Jerrie Cottrill of Marietta and Mary Kennimin of Frazier, W.Va.

Howard R. Covey II

Howard R. Covey II, 27, of St. Marys was dead on arrival Sunday at Selby General Hospital.

Covey was employed by Broughton Foods and had formerly been employed by the Newport IGA. He attended St. Marys Catholic School and graduated from Frontier High School in 1984. He attended Glendale United Methodist Church in Ritchie County.

He was born at Marietta, a son of Gretchen Harris Covey of Newport and the late Howard R. Covey.

He is survived by his wife, Brenda Taylor Covey; a daughter, Morgan Covey, at home; a brother, Aaron Covey of Newport; two half sisters, Garnett Hill and Cheryl Leslie of Marietta; three half- brothers, Carl Hill of Marietta, Jeff Covey of Fleming and Paul Covey of Gallipolis, Ohio; and his grandmother, Garnett Covey of Marietta.

He was preceded in death by his father and a half-brother, John Paul Covey.

The funeral will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Newport United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Daniel Martin Officiating. Burial will be in Newport Cemetery.

Friends may call at Ruttencutter Funeral Home from 7-9 p.m. today, all day Wednesday and at the church one hour prior to the service.

Thelma I. Covert

Marietta Times

WOODSFIELD — Thelma I. Covert, 70, of Roy Watson Road died Sunday (April 27, 2003) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va.

She was born Aug. 29, 1932, m New Matamoras to James and Goldie Moore Cunningham. She was a graduate of Kent State University and was a cosmetology teacher at Wayne County Vocational School. She was also the owner of Covert’s Antiques of Woodsfield.

She is survived by her husband, Paul Covert; one son, Paul Michael Covert and his wife, Tracie, of Massillon; one daughter, Linda Sims and her husband, Lewis, of Canton; two  brothers, Dean Cunningham of Columbus and James Cunningham of Roanoke, Va.; two sisters, Helen Dennis of Ravenswood, W.Va., and Joan Bradley of West Haven, Conn.; four grandchildren, Amy, Amber and Mathew Lang, and Sarah Covert; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Robert Cunningham.

Services are at 1 p.m. Thursday at Bauer-Turner Funeral Home at 100 S. Paul St., Woodsfield. Burial is in Plainview Cemetery near Woodsfield. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.


Cramer - Cunion

 

John W Cramer Sr.

Marietta Times

NEWPORT — John W. Cramer Sr., 76, of Maple Street died Thursday (Nov. 2, 1995) at Selby General Hospital in Marietta.

He was born Jan. 24, 1919, in Indiana, Pa., to John Franklin and Anna Mae Sowers Cramer. A veteran of the United States Army, he had served during World War II. He was retired from American Cyanamid. He was a member of Newport United Methodist Church and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5108 in Marietta.

Mr. Cramer is survived by four daughters, Brenda Sue Cramer of Newport, Tern J. Reed of Junction City, Kan., Donna Bennett of New Matamoras and Caroline Stewart of St. Marys, W.Va.; one son, John W. Cramer Jr. of Marietta: his companion, Pearl Hayth of Newport: three brothers, Joe Cramer of East Liver pool, Edward Cramer of Youngstown and Melvin Cramer of Livonia, Mich.; and two sisters, Agnes Brown and Pauline Borner, both of East Liver pool.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Jean Reynolds Cramer, in 1976; his parents: four brothers, Harry, Allen, Floyd and Albert “Kay” Cramer; and two sisters, Margaret and Betty Cramer.

Services are 2 p.m. Sunday at Ruttencutter Funeral Home in St. Marys with the Rev, Gary Hicks officiating. Burial is in Newport Cemetery in Newport with military graveside rites conducted by American Legion Post 64 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5108, both of Marietta. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 tonight, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Mrs. James Crawford

June 14, 1974

Mrs. Ella Dearth Crawford, 86, widow of the late Rev. James Crawford, died at 5 p.m. Friday in Fairview Manor Nursing Home, Beverly.

She was born April 11, 1888 in Pleasants County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Nathan and Ruth Osborne Matheny. She was married to Thomas Dearth. He died July 28, 1923. One son and four daughters survive this marriage, Arthur J. Dearth and Mrs. Dale (Genieve) Bogard, Marietta Rt. 1; Mrs. Clifford (Katherine) Carpenter, Mrs. Donald (Bernadine) McBride and Mrs. Edith Ritchie of Marietta.

She was later married to the Rev. James Crawford. He died in 1960. One daughter survives this marriage, Mrs. Freeman (Joan) Pritchett, St. Petersburg, Fla. One stepson and three step-daughters survive, Mrs. Esther Evans, Warner; Mrs. Lloyd (Lillian) Pitts, Marietta; Mrs. Virginia Lane and Jennings Crawford, Albuquerque, N. M. There are 12 grandchildren, a number of great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren and as well as step- grandchildren and step-great- grandchildren.

Four sisters survive, Mrs. Naomi Blouir, Mrs. Clara Hall, and Mrs. John (Lillie) Elliott, all of Marietta, and Mrs. Deborah Lynch, Williamstown. One sister, two brothers, and one step daughter preceded her in death.

Mrs. Crawford was a member of the Faith United Methodist Church. She had spent most of her life in Marietta. Her husband had been the pastor of the Evangelical United Brethren churches on the River Local charge for many years.

Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday at the Doudna & McClure Funeral Home with burial in Valley Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home.

Josephine ‘Jo’ P. Creighton

NEW MATAMORAS - Josephine “Jo”  Mildred Creighton, 67, of 411 C St. died at 11:15 p.m. Friday (May 24, 1996) at Fairview Manor Nursing Home in Beverly.

He was born March 14, 1929 in Newport to Eugene and Marie Moody Harris. She had worked as a grocety clerk at Harris Supermarket in Newport and Knowlton’s Market in New Matamoras.

She is survived by her husband Donald Eugene Creighton; one son, Ricky Creighton of New Matamoras; two grandchildren; one brother, Kermit Harris of Newport and one sister, Gretchen Covay of Newport.

 She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Michael Eugene Creighton who died Sept. 13, 1981; a one sister, Betty Davis,.

Services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hadley Funeral Home in New Matamoras with the Rev. James Schoonover officiating, Burial is in Matamoras Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mrs. Clara O. Cross

June 1974

Mrs. Clara O. Cross, 87, former Williamstown resident, died 6:30 p.m. yesterday in a Marietta nursing home.

She was born Feb. 13, 1887, in Washington County, the daughter of James Rogers and Elizabeth Bowersock Rogers.

She was preceded in death by two husbands, James Howard Cross, who died in March, 1959, and George M. Moreland, who died the October, 1945, and sons Lawrence and Warren Moreland.

Edward Rogers, Newark; a brother, survives along with several nieces and nephews.

She held a degree of honor in Lodge Virginia No. 1 and was a member of Marietta Bible Center.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Had1ey Funeral Home. .Burial will be in Hanover Cemetery.

Mrs. Frank M. Creighton

Mrs. Ethel Mae Creighton, 74, Matamoras, died at 10:30 a.m. yesterday at her home.

Born Dec. 7, 1899, in Dart, she was a daughter of Norman and Fannie Lane Haught. She was a member of Matamoras Baptist Church.

She was married to Frank M. Creighton, who died June 28, 1952.

Three daughters and two sons survive, Mrs. Clemma Smith, Marietta, Mrs. Helen Henning, Mrs. Frances Cochran and Donald and William Creighton, all of Matamoras. There are 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Ren Binegar, Dart, and four brothers, Dale Haught, Matamoras, Ray, Marietta, and Forrest and Arthur, both of Dart.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday in Lee Hadley Funeral Home, Matamoras, with burial in Matamoras Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 this evening and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow.

Dandy F. Cronin

Dandy F. Cronin, 47, Newport Rt. I, died at 10:20 am, yesterday in Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He was born June 4, 1926, Belmont, W. Va., a son of the late James I. Cronin and of Nancy Gay Smith Cronin.

On July 24, 1950, he married Peggy McGee, who survives with or son and two daughters, Timothy Allen td Brenda Sue Cronin of the home and Mrs. Jennie Lue Strickler, Newport. One step son. and one foster daughter survive, George Mclntire and Kay Mclntire of the home, and there is one granddaughter, Denise Stricker. One daughter, Carolyn Jo, died in infancy.

His mother lives at Belmont, W. Va., and there are two brothers and three sisters, Robert Cronin, Waverly. W.Va.. Howard Cronin and Mrs. Louelia Dornan, both of Williamstown, Mrs. Virginia Hendershot, Matamoras Rt. 3, kind Mrs. Pearl Winland, St. Marys, W. Va. One brother, James, and one sister, Rosa, preceded him in death.

He had been employed in maintenance department of American Cyanamid at Willow Island for 23 years, and had served two years in the U. S. Army. He was a member of Newport United Methodist Church and a teacher in the Sunday School.

Services will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in Newport United Methodist Church with the Rev. Clark Hogue officiating. Burial will be in Newport Cemetery. Friends may call at Doudna & McClure Funeral Home until tomorrow noon when the body will be taken to the church. Contributions may be made to the Dandy F Cronin Memorial Fund, Newport United Methodist Church.

Dorothy Francis Cronin

WILLIAMSTOWN — Dorothy Francis Cronin, 75, of Williamstown Route 1 died Sunday (June 4, 1995) at the Parkview Healthcare Center in Parkersburg.

She was born Jan. 26, 1920, in Pleasants County, W.Va., to James Melvin and Lottie Huggins Francis. She was a member of the Dewey Avenue Church of Christ in St. Marys, W.Va., a member of the Amity Lodge 83 of the Rebekahs in St. Marys arid retired from the Bureau of Public Debt after 23 years of service.

She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Howard A. Cronin; one son, Sheldon Hays of Belmont, W.Va.; one daughter, Penny Hays Poling of Pickerington, one stepdaughter, Linda Rogers of Amherst, Va.; one stepson, David A. Cronin of Corpus Christi, Texas; two brothers, Bruce Francis of Bealsville and Jack Francis of Marietta; three sisters, Faynelle Rea of Belmont, W.Va., Ruth Pryor of Newport and Helen Pethtel of Marietta: 14 grandchildren; and 20 great- grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Sally Hendrickson and Frances Ann Hashman; her parents; one grandson, Larry Hashman; two brothers, Kenneth Francis and Jim Francis; and two sisters, Ruby Francis and Eloise Wilson.

Services are 11 a.m. Thursday at Ruttencutter Funeral Home in St. Marys. Burial is in Willow Island Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. to night, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and up until time of services on Thursday.

Audra Cunion

ZANESVILLE – Audra Cunion, 71, of 642 Alfred St. died Wednesday, Sept. 26, at her home.

She was born June 18, 1919, at Lost Creek, W.Va., to Howard H. and Lucy Metz Koontz. She was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband. Charles Cunion, on Feb. 25, 1971.

She is survived by one son, Roger of Marietta; five sisters, Mrs. Howard (Ada) Lewis and Mrs. James (Virginia) Fritz, both of Zanesville, Mrs. Walter (Elizabeth) Maxwell of Port charlotte, Fla., Mrs. Macle Pyles of Columbus, and Mrs. John (Eva) Dillmore of Cambridge; one granddaughter; and one great-grandson.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Bolin Funeral Home at Zanesville with Father Richard Metzget officiating. Burial will be in Mount Olive Cemetery at Zanesville. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.