Obituaries

Carla J. Robinette

Carla Jean Robinette, 57, of Davis, died July 16, 2018, at Garrett Regional Medical Center. She was born May 23, 1961, in Cleveland, Ohio a daughter of the late Douglas and Shelda Jean Judy Robinette. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Rosenbaum Family House which helps with ...

Geraldine Heckel

Geraldine Ruth Heckel, 72, a native of Elkins and a resident of Charleston, departed this life Monday afternoon, July 16, 2018, at the Hubbard Hospice House West at Thomas Memorial Hospital at Charleston. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are under the direction of the Lohr & Barb ...

Loren Dale ‘Burr’ Metzner

Loren Dale “Burr” Metzner, 61, a resident of the Blackman Heights Community, Hambleton, departed this life peacefully, Thursday afternoon, July 12, 2018. at his home with his loving family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Christ has sustained Burr through 20 years of ministry ...

Russell David Isner Jr.

Russell David Isner Jr., of Crozet, Va., and formerly of Elkins, passed away surrounded by his family on July 13, 2018. “Russ” or “Bud” was born on April 13, 1921, in Norfolk, son of Russell D. Isner, Sr. and Madge Mayo Isner. He completed early schooling in Cleveland, Ohio and ...

Phyllis Lynn Combs Henline

Phyllis Lynn Combs Henline, 76, a resident of the Hambleton community, died Saturday, July 14, 2018, surrounded by family and friends. Her death was attributed to natural causes. She was born at Hambleton on March 30, 1942, a daughter of the late Robert “Fred” and Lenora Armstrong ...

Nettie Ann Mallett

Nettie Ann Mallett, 80, of Cherry Fork, died Saturday, July 14, 2018, at her home in Cherry Fork, surrounded by her family. She was born March 14, 1938, in Webster County, a daughter of the late Bernard Berry and Alma Margaret Simons Cogar. She was married to Junior Odas Mallett, who ...

Jaxson Abel Friel

Jaxson Abel Friel, 2-year-old son of Richard Andrew Jr. and April Moyers Friel, of Arbovale got his wings on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Davis Medical Center. He was born March 7, 2016, at Elkins. He was preceded in death by a sister, Karissa Friel. He loved to fish, swimming, anything ...

Mary Frances Farley Gardner

Mary Frances Farley Gardner, 71, a resident of Beverly, passed from this life Friday, July 13, 2018, at home surrounded by family and under the care of West Virginia Caring. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with ...

Dorothy Pauline Welch Rogers

Dorothy Pauline Welch Rogers, 90, a resident of Belington, departed this life early Sunday morning, July 15, 2018, at the home of her daughter-in-law, Linda Rogers. Death was following a period of declining health and attributed to cancer. She was born Sept. 26, 1927, at Luverne, Alabama, a ...

Terry William Dolly

Terry William Dolly, 53, of Lahmansville, passed away on Friday, July 13, 2018, at Winchester Medical Center in Winchester, Va. Family will receive friends on Monday, July 16, 2018, from 5-8 p.m. at the Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July ...

Edith Mae ‘Jackie’ Lewis

Edith Mae “Jackie” Lewis, 94, a resident of Elkins, passed from this life Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at Valentine Personal Care in Elkins and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Jackie’s request for cremation was honored. A graveside memorial service will be held July 14, 2018, at 2 p.m. at ...

Loren Dale ‘Burr’ Metzner

Loren Dale “Burr’ Metzner, 61, a resident of the Blackman Heights Community, Hambleton, departed this life peacefully, Thursday afternoon, July 12, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. He had been in declining health. “Burr” wanted ...

Sheila Faye Hensley Spinks

Sheila Faye Hensley Spinks, 59, a resident of Elkins, passed from this life Thursday, July 12, 2018, at home and under the care of West Virginia Caring. Sheila was born Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1959, in Baltimore, Md., a daughter of the late Clifford Hensley and Edna Martin Hensley. In Bowden, ...

Bradley Stephen ‘ALC’ Phares

Bradley Stephen “ALC” Phares, 52, passed away suddenly Tuesday, July 10, 2018, as a result of a motorcycle accident. Family will receive friends on Friday from 5-8 p.m. at the Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018, 11 a.m. at ...

Russell David ‘Russ’ Isner Jr.

Russell David “Russ” Isner Jr., 97, a former resident of Elkins and more recently a resident of Crozet, Va. departed this life Friday morning, July 13, 2018, at the Hospice of the Piedmont at Charlottesville, Va. Funeral Arrangements are incomplete and are under the direction of the Lohr ...

Russell L. Stover

Russell Lee “Russ” Stover, 44, a resident of Elkins, passed away Saturday evening, June 30, 2018, in the Davis Medical Center. He was born Feb. 10, 1974, in Charleston, a son of Victor R. Stover of Belington and the late Diana Stover. He is survived by his wife, Jennifer R. Kosack ...

Patty A. Young

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A funeral service will be held Thursday, July 12, at 1 p.m. The Rev. Terry Burgess will officiate, and interment will follow at the Mountain State Memorial Gardens at Gilman. The ...

Ronald ‘Scott’ Crihfield

Mr. Ronald “Scott” Crihfield, 48, a resident of George Street in Elkins, departed this life Sunday evening, July 8, 2018, following a boating accident, at Teter Creek Lake in Barbour County. He was born Jan. 29, 1970, in Elkins, a son of Ronnie Lee Crihfield and Julie Faye Price; ...

Thomas E. Watso

Thomas Edward Watso, 78, a resident of Monterville, passed from this life Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Thomas Edward Watso. Send online condolences ...

Patty A. Young

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A funeral service will be held Thursday, July 12, at 1 p.m. The Rev. Terry Burgess will officiate, and interment will follow at the Mountain State Memorial Gardens at Gilman. The ...