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Our Obituaries

Lynnette Faye Shanton

November 19, 1983 - June 23, 2017

Lynnette Faye Shanton, age 33, passed away Friday June 23, 2017. She was born to Dean Kiesling and Dawna Jo (Walker) Kiesling in Hillsboro, Ohio on November 19, 1983. Lynnette attended Good Shepherd Wesleyan Church in Jackson, Ohio and was a member of the Ohio Education Association. She worked as a special education teacher and worked for Gallipolis City Schools at Green Elementary. She is...
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Chad Owings

October 14, 1971 - June 22, 2017

Chad Owings, age 45, passed away on Thursday, June 22, 2017. No services scheduled.
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Kathryn H. Loxley

March 25, 1918 - June 11, 2017

It is with profound sadness that the family of Kathryn Loxley announces her passing on the morning of Sunday, June 11, 2017, at the age of 99 years. Kathryn was born in Greenville, Ohio to Fred Harleman and Henrietta Harleman (nee Hosier) on March 25, 1918. She began her long and fabled teaching career in West Milton, Ohio in 1958. A move to Jackson, Ohio in 1964 led her teaching talents to...
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Stephen D. Williams

July 1, 1967 - June 10, 2017

Stephen D. Williams, age 49, passed away Saturday June 10, 2017 at Holzer Medical Center in Jackson, Ohio. He was born July 1, 1967. Private services are at the convenience of the family. Services are under the direction of the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home.
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Ray Rasp

May 30, 1925 - June 2, 2017

Ray Rasp, age 92, passed away Friday, June 2, 2017 at Heartland of Jackson. He was born to Ed Rasp and Nancy "Short" Rasp in Jackson, Ohio on May 30, 1925. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by wives: Alberta and Betty; brothers: Floyd Rasp and Edward Rasp; sisters: Margaret Ann Isreal and Mary Elizabeth Darnell. Ray is survived by sons: Ray Edward (Debbie) Rasp, Floyd...
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Ronald L. Hill

April 30, 1935 - June 1, 2017

Ronald L. Hill, age 82, of Jackson passed away Thursday June 1, 2017 at Holzer Medical Center Jackson. He was born on April 30, 1935 in Bellaire, Ohio to Stanley Earl Hill and Anna Hill. Ronald was an avid athlete in his younger days. He was a four year letterman in track and football for the Bellaire Big Reds. He played football at West Liberty. Ronald competed in pole vault in the Army. He...
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Laura Jane Falcon

March 26, 1927 - May 30, 2017

Laura Jane Falcon, of Jackson (formerly of Chicago), age 90, passed away Tuesday May 30, 2017 at Heartland. She was born to Orville Waverly Vaughn and Suda P. "Porter" Vaughn on March 26, 1927 in Fleming, Kentucky. She enjoyed spending time with her family, working jigsaw puzzles, and the Mardi Gras Casino. In addition to her parents, Laura was preceded in death by sisters: Pauline Hester,...
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Wanda D. Campbell

December 9, 1930 - May 26, 2017

Wanda Campbell, age 86, passed away on Friday May 26, 2017 at Holzer Medical in Gallipolis, Ohio. She was born to Herman George Brucker and Gladys "Walters" Brucker in Gallia County, Ohio on December 9, 1930. She was a member of the Eastern Stars in Thurman, Ohio, a member of Bloomfield Grange and member at the Vega Church. She enjoyed gardening and quilting. In addition to her parents,...
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James F. "Pap" Collins

June 12, 1940 - May 26, 2017

James F. "Pap" Collins, age 76, passed away Friday May 26, 2017 at his residence. He was born to James Franklin Collins and Cleta Lenore "Wilson" Collins in Ritchie County, West Virginia on June 12, 1940. James loved his Ohio State Buckeyes and Cincinnati Reds. He played cards, liked to bet on the horses, hunting, fishing, everything outdoors. He was also an avid western novel reader. In...
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Timothy P. Staten

January 10, 1954 - May 25, 2017

Timothy P. Staten, age 63 of Jackson, passed away on Thursday, May 25, 2017. Arrangements are pending at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home in Jackson.
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Jack Chinn

May 8, 1933 - May 23, 2017

Jack Chinn, age 84, passed away at Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis, Ohio on Tuesday May 23, 2017. He was born on May 8, 1933 in Portsmouth, Ohio to the late Charles and Lucielle Molster Chinn. He is survived by his wife Kyoko (Alice) Chinn, sons: Edward Chinn of Jackson and James Chinn of Grove City, Pennsylvania, daughter: Nozomi (Paula Chinn) Stephenson of East Amherst, New York,...
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Brian Wayne Oberholzer

February 4, 1969 - May 20, 2017

Brian Wayne Oberholzer, age 48, passed away Saturday May 20, 2017 at Holzer Jackson. He was born February 4, 1969 to Clifford and Patricia Oberholzer in Gallipolis, Ohio. In addition to his parents, Brian was preceded in death by his brother Leslie Oberholzer. Brian loved to fish and be outdoors. He loved 80's and 90's music and loved spending time with his grandchildren. He is survived...
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Howard Jackson "Jack" Arrowood

April 9, 1931 - May 19, 2017

Howard Jackson "Jack" Arrowood of Oak Hill, Ohio passed away surrounded by family on Friday May 19, 2017 at Four Winds Community. He was born on April 9, 1931 in Hitchens, Kentucky. First beloved child of the late Ben and Mearl (Duvall) Arrowood. Jack was a Korean War veteran and drove for Trailways Bus Line, Purolator Currier and later Gallia County School System, from which he retired in...
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Oney J. McKitterick

September 20, 1929 - May 19, 2017

Oney McKitterick, age 87 of Wellston, Ohio passed away Friday May 19, 2017 at Jenkins Community Care. She was born on September 20, 1929 to her parents Jay Crum and Hattie (Greathouse) Crum in Logan County, West Virginia. In addition to her parents Oney was preceded in death by her husband Thomas McKitterick and her stepmother Haley Crum. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, gardening and raising...
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Paul David Blankenship

July 26, 1949 - May 14, 2017

Paul David Blankenship passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his home. Paul David Blankenship was born in Wayne, West Virginia on July 26, 1949. Paul graduated from Wayne High School in 1967. He received his Bachelor's Degree in 1971 from Glenville State College in Glenville, West Virginia. In 1980 he competed a Master's Degree from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia. He continued...
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Barbara Ann Bentley

December 13, 1954 - May 3, 2017

Barbara Ann Bentley, age 62, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis, Ohio. She was born in Jackson, Ohio on Dec. 13, 1954. She was preceded in death by her father, Ford Bowlen. She is survived by her mother, Mildred (Lee) Bowlen; husband, Elbert Bentley; son, Randall (Stephanie) Bentley; daughter, Penny (Herb) Osborne; several brothers and...
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Bertha Mae Gross

October 21, 1931 - April 29, 2017

Bertha Mae Gross, age 85 of Thurman, passed away at her residence on Saturday, April 29, 2017. She was born on October 21, 1931 in Pikeville, Kentucky to the late Lee Frank and Evelyne (Mead) Mullins. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Gross; adaughter, Carolyn Mae Rice; three brothers: Glen, Clinton and Mervin Mullins; and two sisters: Barbara Jean Mullins...
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Richard Duane Tripp

March 11, 1924 - April 28, 2017

Richard Duane Tripp, age 93 passed away on Friday April 28, 2017 at the VA Hospital in Chillicothe, Ohio. He was born March 11, 1924 to the late Cecil Tripp and Gladys (Cheeseman) Tripp in Jackson County. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his late wife of 55 years Mary Ellen (Finn) Tripp; a son, Frederick Alva Tripp; daughter-in-law, Judy Tripp and sister, Betty Hatten. ...
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Shirley M. Strong

February 7, 1954 - April 27, 2017

Shirley M. Strong, age 63 of Jackson passed away Thursday April 27, 2017 at Heartland of Jackson. She was born February 7, 1954 in Jackson County, Ohio to the late Charles R. and Winnie (Eblin) Shopshear. She lived in Jackson her entire life and enjoyed playing bingo and the lottery. She worked as a cook at J.R. Valentine's Restaurant and Lewis Family Restaurant. In addition to her parents...
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Katherine R. Sexton

June 16, 1944 - April 26, 2017

Katherine Rena Gaston Sexton passed peacefully on April 26, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Katherine was born on June 16, 1944 in Caribou, Maine to the late Ralph D. Gaston and Marian M. Winslow Carlson; granddaughter of the late Marguerite Turner and Orin Winslow Turner. Katherine is survived by husband of 53 years, John E. "Chew" Sexton. She is also survived by children: John ...
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Tabatha Richardson

November 6, 1966 - April 24, 2017

Tabatha Richardson, age 50, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away at her residence on Monday, April 24, 2017. She was born in Chillicothe, Ohio on Nov. 6, 1966. She was preceded in death by her father, Lewis Richardson. Tabatha loved to color and do word puzzles. She is survived by her mother, Queenie (Sparks) Richardson; brother, Jeffery Richardson Sr.; sister, Jennifer (Carl) Dailey; nieces and...
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Richard A. Shupe

June 20, 1932 - April 23, 2017

Richard A. Shupe, age 84 passed away at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio on Sunday April 23, 2017. He was born on June 20, 1932 in Genoa, Ohio to Albert and Susie (Gall) Shupe. He is survived by his wife: Rhea Shupe (63 years), daughters: Debra (Ed) Rohowetz of St. Louis, MO; Joni (David) Landwehr of Alexandria, KY; son-in-law: Keith Wilson of Jackson, OH; grandchildren: Bryan (Nancy)...
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Elizabeth J. "Janie" Smith

December 14, 1955 - April 22, 2017

Elizabeth J. "Janie" Smith, age 61 of Jackson, passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Huston Nursing Home in Hamden, Ohio. She was born in Jackson County on December14, 1955 to the late Hubert and Alice (Mullins) Vance. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers: Curtis Miller, Jimmy Vance, Louie Vance and Chester Vance. She is survived by her husband of 41 years,...
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Betty I. Pugh

November 1, 1925 - April 16, 2017

Betty Irene Pugh, age 91, passed away April 16, 2017 in Frankfort, OH at the Vineyards at Concord. She was born November 1, 1925. She was preceded in death by her husband Gerald Pugh, parents Charles and Elizabeth (Colley) Pugh and sister Wanda Colley. She is survived by her daughter Sandra Neal, sister-in-law Ellen Pugh, brother-in-law Dwight Pugh and many nieces and nephews. Betty worked...
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Gloria Ann Yeager

February 15, 1931 - April 12, 2017

Gloria Ann Yeager of Jackson, Ohio passed away on Wednesday April 12, 2017. She was born February 15, 1931 in Fostoria, Ohio to Curtis Keefe and Pearl (Myers) Keefe Peter. She was preceded in death by her parents and step-father Arthur I. Peter. She is preceded in death by her late husband William W. Yeager and survived by her daughter Joni (Lee) Rode of Rio Vista, CA; sons Douglas (Ayumi)...
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Herold L. Brown, Jr.

June 3, 1933 - April 10, 2017

Herold L. Brown Jr., age 83, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away at Holzer Medical Center, Jackson, on Monday, April 10, 2017. He was born in Jackson, Ohio on June 3, 1933. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herold L. Brown Sr. and Charlotte (Fehrman) Brown; sisters: Ann Waddington, Madelyn Clark, Joy Dean and Rosalyn Miller. He is survived by his wife, Janis (Graves) Brown; son, Eric ...
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Shirley D. Burton

January 3, 1939 - April 8, 2017

Shirley D. Burton, age 78 of Jackson, passed away on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Heartland of Jackson. She was born in Wellston, Ohio on January 3, 1939 to the late Elmer and Vreda (Morris) Burton. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Burton; a son, Charles Burton, Jr., and a brother, Elmer Burton, Jr. She is survived by her son, Randy (Elizabeth) Burton;...
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Raney Ellwood Brady

February 23, 1943 - April 7, 2017

Raney E. Brady, age 74 of McArthur, passed away at the Ohio State University Ross Heart Hospital on Friday, April 7, 2017. He was born in Jackson County, Ohio on February 23, 1943 to the late Wilbur and Frances (Viers) Brady. He is survived by his wife, Janet (Sizemore) Brady; sons, Steve (Lori) Brady of South Bloomfield and James "Jimbo" (Twila) Brady of South Bloomfield; brother, Gary Brady...
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Jefferey Allan Adams

July 2, 1965 - March 28, 2017

Jefferey Allan Adams, age 51, of Jackson, passed away on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at the Four Winds Community. He was born in Oak Hill, Ohio on July 2, 1965 to Ronald Lee Adams and the late Rita K. (Adamson) Adams. He is survived by his father and step-mother, Carol Adams; daughter: Taylor Adams and step-daughter Malina Salyer; brothers: Troy (Robin Miller) Adams and Ryan (Kabra) Rankin;...
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James K. Gross

January 6, 1950 - March 27, 2017

James K. Gross, age 67, of Thurman, Ohio, passed away Monday, March 27, 2017, ar Holzer Medical Center, Jackson, Ohio. He was born in Pikeville, Kentucky on January 6, 1950. He was preceded in death by his father, James Glendon Gross and a sister, Carolyn Rice. He is survived by his wife, Orlena (Smith) Gross; mother, Bertha Mae Gross; sons, Glendon Gross and Kelly Gene Gross; daughters,...
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Terry Haning

April 11, 1940 - March 21, 2017

Terry L. Haning, age 76, of Jackson, Ohio passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at VA Hospital, Chillicothe, Ohio. He was born in Wellston, Ohio on April 11, 1940. He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl Haning and Elizabeth Beulah (Bartlett) Simpson; stepfather, Joe Simpson; wife, Glenna Sue Haning and brother, Jimmy Simpson. He is survived by daughter, Lora (Steven) Gilliland; brother,...
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Karen S. Sebring

February 10, 1948 - March 14, 2017

Karen S. Sebring, age 69, a long-time resident of Jackson, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at Four Winds Community, Jackson, Ohio. She was born in Columbus, Ohio on Feb. 10, 1948. She was preceded in death by her parents, Otto J. and Mary Anna (Winn) Strohschein; son, Eugene M. "Beezy" Sebring IV and a brother, Otto J. "Buster" Strohschein. She is survived by daughter, Kimberly...
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Frank B. Salyers

June 15, 1929 - March 12, 2017

Reverend Frank B. Salyers, age 87 of Jackson, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 12, 2017. Frank was born to the late Thomas and Myrtle Perkins Salyers in Greenup, Kentucky on June 15, 1929. He was joined in marriage on October, 21, 1947 to Stella McCormick Salyers. Frank is survived by his daughters: Virginia (Louis) Burch, Kathy (Kenneth) White, Angela (Douglas) Duhl and Melissa ...
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James W. Drake

March 8, 1940 - March 9, 2017

James W. Drake, age 77, passed away Thursday March 9, 2017 at Select Specialty Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Coalton, Ohio on March 8, 1940 to Lee and Susie (Tipton) Drake. James was a prior resident of Columbus for twenty five years. He worked as a boiler operator and served in the United States Navy. He was preceded in death by his wife Marcia (Shook) Drake, an infant child;...
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Gladys C Osborne

November 29, 1922 - March 7, 2017

Gladys C. Osborne, age 94 of Jackson passed away Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at the Four Winds Nursing Facility of Jackson. She was Born in Liverpool, England on November 29, 1922 to the late Robert and Mary Clair Baker. She is survived by her sons: Joseph "Joe" Osborne, David Osborne and Robert "Bob"Osborne; daughters: Patricia Shumate, Mary Hall, Cecelia Baker and Kathleen Cruse; grandchildren...
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Shirley Ann Colley

June 20, 1939 - March 6, 2017

Shirley Ann Colley, age 77 of Jackson, Ohio passed away at her residence Monday March 6, 2017. She was born on June 20, 1939 in Boston, Massachusetts to the late Olaf and Helen Jacobson. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter Ronda Ann Colley Hughes. She is survived by her husband, Ron Colley; children: Richard (Rhonda) McGhee and Debra McCain; grandchildren:...
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Dale R. Bright

November 30, 1959 - March 5, 2017

Dale R. Bright, age 57, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017 at his residence. He was born Nov. 30, 1959 in Gallipolis, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents, Victor and Hazel (Bowen) Bright. Dale is survived by wife, Joyce (Craig) Bright; daughters: Jessica Trapp and Chyann Bright; brothers: Kenny Bright and Victor Bright; sister, Christine Manis; grandchildren: ...
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Wilson "Jarvie" Roberts

October 27, 1928 - March 1, 2017

Wilson Anthony "Jarvie" Roberts, age 88, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the Jenkins Care Community of Wellston, Ohio. He was born October 7, 1928 to the late John and Geneva (Shepard) Roberts. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth A. "Libby" (Butts) Roberts; stepfather, John Wastier and son-in-law, Dwight King.He attended Grace United...
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Deborah Lynn Warrens

December 3, 1956 - February 28, 2017

Deborah Lynn Warrens, age 60, of Ray, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at Holzer Medical Center in Jackson, Ohio. She was born in Wellston, Ohio to the late Ralph Edward and Nancy Irene (Wolford) Dillinger on December 3, 1956. Deborah truly loved spending time with her grandchildren and enjoyed traveling. Deborah was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Irene;...
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Dorothy Rose Delawder

December 28, 1934 - February 23, 2017

The angels sang a celebratory hymn on the morning of February 23, 2017 as they welcomed Dorothy Rose Delawder into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Dorothy was born on December 28th, 1934 to Bird and Rachel Evans Rose. Dorothy was raised by her parents in Jackson, Ohio along with her brother, Doyle, for the first eight months of her life. Upon the death of her mother,...
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Daniel Ross Kussy

December 26, 1952 - February 22, 2017


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Robert "Bobby" Molihan, Jr.

October 10, 1973 - February 20, 2017

Robert "Bobby" Lee Molihan Jr., age 43, passed away Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at LaRue, Ohio. He was born in Athens, Ohio on Oct. 10, 1973. He was preceded in death by a nephew, Christopher Molihan. Bobby enjoyed tattooing, hunting, fishing, 4-wheeling and spending time with family and friends. He is survived by his mother, Erma (Hart) Black; father, Robert L. Molihan Sr. and stepmother,...
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Kevin Richard Wolford

December 28, 1977 - February 14, 2017

Kevin Richard Wolford, 39 of Jackson passed away on Tuesday February 14, 2017. Kevin was born December 28, 1977 in Chillicothe, Ohio to Eddy and Pat (Adkins) Wolford. Kevin enjoyed horseback riding, listening to music, watching football - especially the Browns and Raiders, spending time with his wife and children, and hanging with his dad and brother. Kevin graduated in 1996 from Jackson High...
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Barbara Sue Parsons

October 2, 1960 - February 12, 2017

Barbara Sue Parsons passed away on February 12, 2017 in Butler, Ohio. She was born to James Lowe and Geneva Stepp in Williamson, West Virginia. She is survived by her daughter Samantha Fisher. Visitation will be held at Evangelical Community Church in Oak Hill, Ohio on February 25, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00p.m. with funeral service starting at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Stan Howard officiating....
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Gertie McCain

March 27, 1917 - February 12, 2017

Gertie McCain, 99 years young, of Jackson, Ohio went home to be with the Lord Sunday February 12, 2017. One of 13 children, she was born to the late Lucian Adkins and Rosa Stowers Adkins March 27, 1917. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Elwood (Bill) Richmond and second husband John McCain, children, Regina Janette Richmond and Kermit Dwayne Richmond, also seven brothers and two...
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Betty Lorene Hall

June 13, 1947 - February 11, 2017

Betty Lorene Hall, of Oak Hill passed away Saturday morning February 11th, 2017 surrounded by her daughter, brother and sisters at her home. All of them provided loving care during Betty's illness. Betty was born on June 13th, 1947 to Estel and Ethel (Rhoden) Hall and they preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughter Crystal Hall, two grandchildren Richard and Eric Bays and...
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Lowell Dickason

March 22, 1939 - February 10, 2017

Lowell Dickason, age 77 of Jackson, passed away on Friday, February 10, 2017. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home in Jackson.
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Margie Ann Phillips

September 21, 1952 - February 9, 2017

Margie Ann Phillips, age 64 of Piketon, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home in Jackson.
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William W. Yeager

August 19, 1931 - February 7, 2017

William Ward Yeager of Fostoria, Ohio passed away on February 7, 2017. Bill was born August 19, 1931 in Fostoria to William Leonard Yeager and Gladys Pauline Yeager. He was preceded in death by his parents and first wife Lucille Dolores (Lonsway), sons John David and Charles Timothy, sisters Orpha Jean Schultz and Margaret Ann Davis. He is survived by wife Gloria Ann (Keefe) and sons William of...
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Cassandra Lee Pitts

June 18, 1991 - February 5, 2017

Cassandra Lee Pitts, age 25, of Waterford, Ohio, passed away Feb. 5, 2017 at Camden Clark Hospital, Parkersburg, West Virginia. She was born in Gallipolis, Ohio on June 18, 1991. She was predeceased by her maternal grandmother, Sharon Malone. She is survived by her parents Kenneth P. Pitts of Jackson, OH and Kimberly S. Malone of Waterford, OH; children: Carissa Munday and Carlie Stone;...
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Roger Wayne Mercer

November 4, 1937 - February 4, 2017

Roger Wayne Mercer, age 79 of Jackson, passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Adena Regional Medical in Chillicothe. He was born on November 4, 1937, son of the late Thurman Mercer and Mildred McCoy Mercer. Roger was a veteran who proudly served 8 years in the United States Army during the Cold War Era. He was stationed in both Okinawa and Germany. It was during his tour of duty in...
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Jean Arthur Weaver

December 29, 1932 - January 30, 2017

Jean Arthur Weaver, age 84, of Thurman, Jackson County, Ohio, passed away on Monday, January 30, 2017 at her residence. She was born in Jackson, Kentucky on Dec. 29, 1932. She was preceded in death by her parents, Pryse and Ruth (Mann) Robertson; her husband, Paul Weaver and a sister, Edith Marion. Jean is survived by sons: Jeff (Gretchen) Weaver of Jackson, Greg Weaver, Mark Weaver and...
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Leona "Lee" K. Speakman Taylor

September 6, 1957 - January 28, 2017

Leona "Lee" K. Speakman Taylor age 59, was born in Columbus, Ohio on September 6, 1957 and passed away Saturday January 28th, 2017 at her residence in Chillicothe, Ohio. Leona attended Pleasant Valley Christian Union Church. She loved to crochet and to work on crafts. Leona was preceded in death by her father Delbert Speakman and mother Ruby Piper, husband Bill Taylor, son Bradley Eugene...
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Michael D. Meacham

June 13, 1961 - January 26, 2017

Michael D. Meacham, age 55 of Wellston, passed away on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Oak Hill, Ohio on June 13, 1961 to the late Raymond and Esther (Coyan) Drake. He is survived by his daughters, Angela (Brian) Occidental and Alisha (Brent) Watterson; brothers, Steve and Tim Meacham; and three grandchildren: Alexander, Kara and...
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Anthony Austin Meadows

October 16, 1998 - January 25, 2017

On Wednesday January 25th, 2017, Anthony Austin Meadows, age 18 of Jackson, Ohio passed away due to a heroin overdose. Anthony was born on October 16th, 1998 in Chillicothe, Ohio. Anthony attended Jackson High School. Anthony was charismatic, fun-loving, and had a heart of gold. he loved his family and friends. He also enjoyed riding 4-wheelers, hunting, and working on cars with his Pap. ...
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Winifred Grace Radcliff

September 3, 1938 - January 23, 2017

Winifred Grace Radcliff (Cheek), age 78 of Wellston passed away peacefully on Monday, January 23, 2017 at Jenkins Care Community. Gracie, as she was affectionately known, will be remembered for her loves of walking, baking, and spoiling her sweet Dachshund Lady. Grace was born on September 3, 1938 in Jackson. She attended Jackson High School and Rio Grande College and retired from General Mills....
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Charles Kevin Forrest

January 31, 1959 - January 9, 2017

Charles Kevin Forrest, age 57 of Wellston, passed away on Monday, January 9, 2017 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Nelsonville, Ohio on January 31, 1959 to the late Charles and Patricia (McKnight) Forrest. He is survived by his wife, Nicki (Lilly) Forrest; a son, Jordan Mash; a daughter, Patricia Forrest; a brother, Leslie "Butch" Forrest; and a six sisters: Karen...
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Ronda Ann Colley Hughes

January 16, 1973 - January 9, 2017

Ronda Ann Colley Hughes, age 43, a resident of Lorain, Ohio, formally of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Monday, January 9, 2017 at Elyria Medical Center, Lorian, Ohio. She was born in Gallipolis, Ohio on January 16, 1973. She is survived by her parents, Ronald E. and Shirley (Jacobson) Colley; son, Harley; daughters, Christina and Kaylee; brother, Richard (Ronda) McGee; sister, Debra McCain;...
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Sara G. Andrews

August 17, 1927 - January 7, 2017

Sara Queen Green Andrews, age 89 went to her heavenly home January 7, 2017. She was born August 17, 1927 in Catlettsburg, Kentucky to the late Dudley Green and Myrtle Hamilton Green and the woman she called mom Gladys Conley Green. She was a loving mother and housewife and a member of the Jackson First Church of the Nazarene for over 60 years. She is survived by her son: Charles D. Andrews,...
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George E. Nelson

May 18, 1952 - January 4, 2017

George E. Nelson was called home January 4, 2017 at the Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio after a decade of battling heart and lung problems. He was surrounded by his loving family. George was born on May 18, 1952 to the late Howard Edward Nelson and the late Martha Nelson Stevens. He was a graduate of Jackson High School. He was employed at Southern Silica, Meade Paper, and most...
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Fred Hill

June 8, 1946 - January 2, 2017

Fred Hill, age 70, of Jackson passed away Monday, January 2, 2017, at OSU Hospital East, Columbus, Ohio. He went to be with family and friends in heaven after a wonderful visit with his family on New Years day. He was retired from GTE and was the owner of Fred Hill Realty and the Village Cafe. He loved fishing and remodeling houses. He and his wife Alice remodeled over 50 properties in...
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Betty Elizabeth Rose Lee Martin

August 27, 1921 - December 30, 2016

Betty Elizabeth Rose Lee Martin, age 95, passed away Friday morning, December 30, 2016. She was born on August 27, 1921 in East Barnet, England to James Lee and Elsie March Lee. Betty performed wartime service for her native England in World War II. She worked in a factory to help build antennas for Spitfire fighter airplanes. She then volunteered as a nurse. She became acquainted with...
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Ann Frances Finch

April 20, 1925 - December 28, 2016

Ann Frances Finch, age 91 of Jackson, passed away at Holzer Medical Center in Jackson on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. She was born in Jackson County, Ohio on April 20, 1925 to the late Alfred and Harriett V. (Parks) Finch. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, John F. Finch, and two sisters: Alice Almay and Ruth Stinson. Ann is survived by nieces and nephews: Rachael ...
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Ryan Michael Syer

December 26, 1989 - December 19, 2016

Ryan Michael Syer, age 26 of Jackson, passed away on Monday, December 19, 2016 at Nationwide Childrens Hospital in Columbus. He was born in Detroit, Michigan on December 26, 1989. He is survived by his mother, Theresa Syer. No calling hours will be observed. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home and...
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Rosalyn Brown Miller

November 23, 1928 - December 17, 2016

Rosalyn Brown Miller, age 88, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2016. She was a kind and loving woman who will be missed by all that new her. Born November 23, 1928, to Herold and Charlotte Brown in Goldsboro, Ohio. She graduated from Jackson High School, class of 1946. She married Harold Miller on October 29, 1950 in Jackson. She is survived her husband Harold and her son and daughter in...
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Willard E. "Punkin" Sprouse, Sr.

November 26, 1933 - December 16, 2016

Willard Eugene "Punkin" Sprouse, Sr., age 83 of Jackson, peacefully passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016 at Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis. He was born on November 26, 1933 in Jackson to the late Charles and Mary Jane (Smith) Sprouse. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary (Riffle) Sprouse; sons: Willard Eugene Sprouse, Jr., and Charles Smith; daughter, Mary Ann...
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John "Bernard" Oxier

July 4, 1947 - December 15, 2016

John "Bernard" Oxier, age 69 of Wellston, passed away at his home on Thursday, December 15, 2016. He was born in Pike County, Ohio on July 4, 1947 to the late Rohnie and Neva (Brown) Oxier. Besides his parents, a sister, Christine Stapleton, preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife, Eva (Harris) Oxier; a daughter, Rhonda Oxier; a brother, Ronald Oxier; and sisters: Thelma Frick,...
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Ryan Wesley Peters

January 10, 2000 - December 14, 2016

Ryan Wesley Peters, 16, of Stuart, Florida, passed away suddenly on Wednesday evening, December 14, 2016 at Martin Memorial Hospital South from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Born in Athens, Ohio, he had been a Florida resident for eight years coming from Ohio. He was a member of the Junior Class at the Hobe Sound Christian Academy in Hobe Sound, Florida and was also a member...
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Edna Marie Wilcox

October 24, 1937 - December 14, 2016

Edna Marie Wilcox, age 79, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, December 14, 2016. She was born Oct. 24, 1937 in Clendenan, West Virgina. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mark Keetley and Maggie Alice Waybright; siblings: Delmer (Barbara ) Waybright and Freda (Richard) White. She is survived by her husband, Donald G. Wilcox; children: Stephen (Kris) Wilcox, David (Atolia) Wilcox,...
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Billy J. Woods

October 26, 1938 - December 13, 2016

Billy J. Woods, age 78 of Jackson, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus. He was born in Chillicothe on October 26, 1938 to the late Pete and Mary (Hill) Woods. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Roy Woods and a brother, Tom Woods. He is survived by his wife, Stella (Chandler) Woods; sons: William Woods (Liz Chandler)...
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Charles W. "Junior" Dudding, Jr.

July 2, 1956 - December 11, 2016

Charles W. "Junior" Dudding Jr., age 60 of Jackson, was taken from this world of pain and suffering on Sunday, December 11, 2016 with his loving family by his side. Junior was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was born in Roanoke, Virginia on July 2, 1956 to Charles W. Dudding Sr. and the late Iva (Nichols) Dudding. Besides his mother, he was preceded in death by a sister, Debra...
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Charles A. Harper

July 24, 1937 - December 10, 2016

Charles A. Harper, age 79, a resident of Sun City Center, Florida and Jackson, Ohio, passed away in Florida on Saturday, December 10, 2016. He was born in Kitts Hill, Ohio on July 24, 1937. He was preceded in death by his father, Garfield Gerry Harper and mother, Pansy Harper Fisher and step-father Layne Fisher. Charlie was a graduate of Wellston High School, Class of 1955, and attended...
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Thomas E. McKitterick

June 20, 1928 - December 10, 2016

Thomas E. McKitterick, age 88 of Wellston, passed away on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at the Jenkins Care Community in Wellston. He was born in Jackson County on June 20, 1928 to the late John and Edith (Bolen) McKitterick. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers: Sam and John McKitterick, and sisters: Margaret Sneed and Wiladean Jordan. He is survived by his wife...
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William "Bill" E. Erwin, Jr.

May 25, 1938 - December 10, 2016

William "Bill" Eugene Erwin, Jr., age 78 of Jackson, passed away at his residence on Saturday, December 10, 2016. He was born in Jackson on May 25, 1938 to the late William E. and Mary Joanne (Bierhup) Erwin, Sr. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Paula Erwin, and two brothers, John and Jimmy Erwin. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis (Swan) Erwin; sons:...
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Georgia L. Bennett

November 2, 1939 - December 2, 2016

On Friday, December 2, 2016, Georgia Spencer Bennett was taken from this world of pain and suffering to her heavenly home with all of her loved ones that had gone before her. She had her eyes and heart focused on this journey for many months, and looked forward to being once again without pain, and having her family and friends around her. Georgia was a sweet person with a lovely smile and a...
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Ronnie L. Johnson

July 17, 1955 - November 30, 2016

Ronnie L. Johnson, age 61 of Beaver, passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Holzer Medical Center – Jackson. He was born in Wellston, Ohio on July 17, 1955 to the late Frank and Dorothy (Glass) Johnson. In addition to his parents, a son, Paul Edward Johnson, and siblings Jerry Johnson, Barb Folden, Virginia Childers, Virgene Kisor, Frank Johnson, Marilyn Coffer, Linda Manns and Eddie...
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Sandra C. Massie

May 12, 1947 - November 28, 2016

Sandra C. Massie, age 69 of Jackson, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016 at Heartland of Jackson. She was born in Lawrence County, Ohio on May 12, 1947 to the late Ernest and Verna (Saunders) Jarvis. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by brothers and sisters: Tony Jarvis, Rita Denney, Timothy Jarvis, Twila McMeans and Isacc Jarvis. Sandra is survived by her children:...
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Mark Jeffery Shelton

September 9, 1969 - November 26, 2016

Mark Jeffery Shelton died in his home on Saturday, November 26, 2016, in Ocala, FL at the age of 47. Mark was born on September 9, 1969 in Garfield Heights, Ohio. He spent most of his life living in Florida, always near his family. He worked as a project manager for ESD and served his country with pride during the first Gulf War in the army. He earned the Army Achievement Medal, Army Good...
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Evelyn "Nicky" Valentine

August 25, 1976 - November 26, 2016

Evelyn Nicole "Nicky" Valentine, age 40, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2016 at her home in Chillicothe, Ohio following a brief battle with cancer. Nicky was born on August 25, 1976 in Columbus, Ohio and is survived by her loving parents Chancey and Dorthy Valentine and her paternal grandmother, Aretta Valentine and her loving grandmother Janet Cosby. Nicky was a bright, avid student and...
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Talana Ruth Collins

May 19, 1971 - November 23, 2016

Talana Ruth Collins, age 45 of Jackson, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at her home residence. She was born Knox County, Kentucky on May 19, 1971 to the late Ohler Gray and Betty (Rogers) Gray, who survives. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by two great nieces: Ileigh and Kinslee Henson. In addition to her mother, she is also survived by her husband of 21...
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Grace E. Camden

May 31, 1935 - November 23, 2016

Grace E. Camden, age 81 of Jackson, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Heartland of Jackson. Arrangements are under the direction of the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home and Southern Ohio Cremation Services in Jackson. Condolences may be sent to www.mayhew-brownfuneralhome.com
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Eva J. Zornes

August 15, 1925 - November 19, 2016

Eva Janette Zornes, age 91 of Jackson, passed away at the Four Winds Community on Saturday, November 19, 2016. She was born in Lawrence County, Ohio on August 15, 1925 to the late Grant and Stella (Blair) Johnson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward "Pat" Zornes; three brothers: Lee Johnson, Elmer Johnson and Billy Johnson; and three sisters: Venus...
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Dorothy Mae Frazier

October 5, 1934 - November 17, 2016

Dorothy Mae Frazier, age 82 of Wellston, passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at the Holzer Medical Center – Jackson. Arrangements are pending under the direction of the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home in Jackson. Condolences may be sent to www.mayhew-brownfuneralhome.com
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Phyllis Ann McManis

May 31, 1940 - November 17, 2016

Phyllis Ann McManis, age 76, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away peacefully Thursday, November 17, 2016 at her residence. She was born on May 31, 1940 in Jackson, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Emma (Chrisman) Brown and a brother, Michael Brown. She is survived by two sons: Jarrod (Dawn Cline) Davis and Eric R. McManis; a daughter, Dawn Crabtree; a brother, Jim Brown;...
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Shirley Ann Howell

June 23, 1935 - November 10, 2016

Shirley Ann Howell Our beautiful Mother Shirley Ann (Altherr) Howell, left the bonds of this mortal earth as she fell asleep November 10, 2016 surrounded by love and her family. Shirley entered this world June 23, 1935 the daughter of Frederick E. Altherr and Kathryn N. (Whaley) Altherr Shumate who predecease her. Shirley was a teenager when she established her faith and lived her life...
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Alma Ruth Fite

October 18, 1921 - November 10, 2016

Alma Ruth Fite, age 95 of Jackson, passed away at her residence on Thursday, November 10, 2016. She was born in Jackson, Ohio on October 18, 1921 to the late Perry and Nellie (McGhee) Grimes. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Dick Fite, an infant son, Larry Joseph Fite, and a grandson, Stephen Hanks. She is survived by a son, Richard P. (Denise) Fite, and...
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William "Bill" Moore

November 29, 1926 - November 10, 2016

William "Bill" Moore, age 89 of Jackson, passed away on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at the VA Medical Center in Chillicothe. He was born in Greenup, Kentucky on November 29, 1926 to the late William Elson and Nancy Jane (Nichols) Moore. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by the mother of his children, Connie Moore; sons Gib (infant) and Charles Moore; 3 brothers: Clyde, James and...
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Irvin Baisden

August 30, 1935 - November 2, 2016

Irvin Baisden, age 81 of Coalton, passed away at his residence surrounded by his loving family and friends on Wednesday, November 2, 2016. He was born in Mingo County, West Virginia on August 30, 1935 to the late Wayne and Arizona (Amburgy) Baisden. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Shirley (Linton) Baisden and his second wife, Carol (Keairns) Baisden. A son,...
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Howard Hughes

December 2, 1936 - November 2, 2016

Howard Hughes, age 79, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Four Winds Nursing Facility. He was born in Jackson County, Ohio on December 2, 1936. He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Bessie (Whaley) Hughes; wife, Virginia (Martin) Hughes; brother, William Frank Hughes; sister, Betty Jane Ewing and two stepchildren, Terry and David Whaley. He is survived...
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James Dixon Frankland

September 21, 1964 - October 30, 2016

James Dixon Frankland, age 52 of Jackson, passed away at his residence on Sunday, October 30, 2016.  He was born on September 21, 1964 in Columbus, Ohio to James C. and Sally (Kearns) Frankland, who survive.  In addition to his parents he is also survived by special uncle and aunt, Tom and Sally Kearns and great aunt and uncle Gladys and Jack Blackburn. Other surviving family members include...
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Martha B. Gossett

July 30, 1926 - October 30, 2016

Martha B. Gossett, age 90, of Jackson, passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at the Four Winds Community nursing facility. She was born in Wellston, Ohio on July 30, 1926. She was preceded in death by her husband Allen in 1980; parents, Frank and Mary (Frisby) Brandau; five brothers and four sisters. She is survived by one brother, Karl (Doris) Brandau. Funeral service will be held...
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Lloyd "Skip" Haynes

July 3, 1935 - October 24, 2016

Lloyd "Skip" Haynes, age 81, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away on Monday, Oct. 24, 2016 at Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis, Ohio. He was born in Mansfield, Ohio, on July 3, 1935. He was preceded in death by his parents, Parker and Stella Haynes. Lloyd came here from Akron, Ohio and was retired from Goodyear, where he was a Manager of Safety and Training; he was a U.S. Army veteran. He...
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Clarence L. Rice II

June 9, 1930 - October 23, 2016

Clarence L. Rice II, age 86 of Jackson, passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was born on June 9, 1930 to the late Clarence L. and Mary E. Rice. Mr. Rice retired from the Jackson City School District after many years of service. No calling hours will be observed. A memorial service will be held at the Jackson Middle School (former...
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Patricia Ann Harrison

September 25, 1949 - October 22, 2016

Patricia Ann Harrison, age 67, of Wellston, Ohio, passed away Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, at Holzer Medical Center, Jackson, Ohio. She was born in Jackson, Ohio on Sept. 25, 1949. She was preceded in death by her parents, Warren and Lillian (Mitchem) Harrison. She loved working with flowers and was a bubbly, happy mother and grandmother. She is survived by children: Michelle Caudill, Jeff...
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Lawrence E. Phipps

February 4, 1942 - October 21, 2016

Lawrence E. Phipps, age 74 of Jackson, formally of Milford, Delaware, passed away on Friday, October 21, 2016 at Holzer Medical Center in Jackson. He was born on February 4, 1942 in Paintsville, Kentucky to the late Sammie and Jane (Webb) Phipps. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Phyllis Silva. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Clareann (Lambert) Phipps;...
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Ronald D. Coley II

February 6, 1970 - October 19, 2016

Ronald D. Coley II, age 46, of Wellston, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 at Holzer Medical Center, Jackson, Ohio. He was born in Long Beach,California, on Feb. 6, 1970. He was preceded in death by his father, Ronald Coley and a brother Jerry Coley. He is survived by his mother, Cheryl (Skeens) Coley; wife, Patty (Gillispie) Coley; son, Ronald Coley III; step-sons, Ronald Taylor...
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Robert James Long

November 24, 1932 - October 18, 2016

Robert James Long USN, Age 83 of Oak Hill, Ohio passed away at his home Tuesday October 18, 2016 with his loving wife Sue and His faithful dog Bear by his side. He was born on November 24, 1932 in the flats of Cleveland, Ohio. Mr. Long is survived by his wife Susan Collins Long of 34 years and his step-children Robin of Lakewood and Michael and Partner Danny of Sherman Oaks, California, and his...
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Marva Lou Richards

March 31, 1931 - October 15, 2016

Marva Lou Rice Jenkins Rupert Richards, age 85, of Jackson, Ohio passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, October 15, 2016. She was born in Salyersville, Kentucky on March 31, 1931 to the late John Marvin Rice and Gladys Conley Rice Green. Marva was a well known teacher for over 35 years teaching in the Jackson City School district as well as in the Columbus City...
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Erma Jean "Finney" Davis

March 22, 1926 - October 10, 2016

Erma Jean "Finney" Davis, age 90 of Jackson, passed away on Monday, October 10, 2016 at the Holzer Senior Health Care Center in Gallipolis. She was born in Jackson, Ohio on March 22, 1926 to the late Sam and Leafy (Lyons) Finney. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Davis, and a sister, Doris Ramsey. She is survived by her son, John (Ruthie) Davis;...
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Daniel W. Harrel

November 9, 1954 - October 1, 2016

Daniel W. Harrel, age 61, a lifelong resident of Jackson, passed away on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at The Ohio State University James Cancer Center in Columbus, Ohio, where he had been a patient. He was born in Wellston, Ohio on November 9, 1954 to the late Franklin and Vera (Simmerman) Harrel. Daniel is survived by his brother, Harry Harrel and sisters, Gail Feltner and Maryjane (Steve)...
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