Obituaries

Autumn G. Ryder

Autumn Grey Ryder, 23, of Thornwood, passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, at Bartow, due to an automobile accident. Born Oct. 6, 1994, at Elkins, she was a daughter of Rocky Mario Ryder of Thornwood and Ruby Grey Slaven of Beverly. She was preceded in death by her brother, Jordan Moyers; ...

Eugene Shifflett

Mr. Eugene Wesley Shifflett, 74, a resident of Junior, departed this life Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in the comfort of his home. Death was following a period of declining health. He was born Jan. 24, 1944, at Beverly, a son of the late Theodore Roosevelt and Grace Olive Watson ...

Dalton Hamilton

Dalton “Pockets” James Hamilton, 70, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at the United Health Center. In keeping with his wishes, he will be cremated, and a memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Beaver Creek Cemetery Chapel. Online condolences may be made at ...

Mae C. Lindsay

Mae Catherine Lindsay, 88, a resident of Mill Creek, passed from this life Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at United Hospital Center in Clarksburg. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Mae Catherine ...

Tammy D. Weese

Tammy Diane Triplett Weese, 60, a resident of Elkins, passed from this life Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at home. She had been in her usual health, and death was unexpected. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the ...

Joe Pennington

On Sept. 22, 2018, Joe “Sonny’ Donald Pennington, devoted husband of Vivetta Mae (nee Wilfong); beloved father of Joe Junior Pennington and his wife, Darlene, Billy Bruce Pennington and Rhoda Ann Megee and her husband, Jim; loving “Pap” of Bruce and Jessica; cherished “Pap-Pap” of ...

S. Delmas Ware

Mr. Stanley Delmas Ware, 74, a resident of Belington, departed this life Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, in the Barbour County Good Samaritan Society. Death was following a period of declining health. He was born Nov. 25, 1943, at Barbour County, a son of the late Wilbur Lorenzo and Venicia Mable ...

Hazel Lansberry

Hazel Marie Fulton Lansberry, 46, a former resident of Parsons and for the past 10 years, a resident of Elkins, passed from this life Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at her residence. She had been in her usual health, and death was unexpected. Visitation was at Hostetler Funeral Home in Parsons ...

Margaret Hoover

Margaret Warner Hoover, formerly of South Elkins, and more recently a resident of Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center, passed from this life on Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at the nursing home with her family by her side and under the care of West Virginia Caring. Margaret was born Monday, ...

Helen C. Haynes

Helen Clara Hall Haynes, 87, a resident of Norton, passed from this life Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at home, surrounded by family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Helen’s request for cremation will be honored. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with ...

Eugene W. Shiflett

Mr. Eugene Wesley Shifflett, 74, a resident of Junior, departed this life Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in the comfort of his home. Death was following a period of declining health. He was born Jan. 24, 1944, at Beverly, a son of the late Theodore Roosevelt and Grace Olive Watson Shifflett. ...

James N. Kelly

James Neal Kelly, 71, a resident of Highland Park, passed away Thursday evening, Sept. 20, 2018, at his home. Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. Cremation will follow. Interment of the cremains will take place in the Mountain State ...

Hazel Lansberry

Hazel Marie Fulton Lansberry, 46, a former resident of Parsons and for the past 10 years, a resident of Elkins, passed from this life Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at her residence. She had been in her usual health, and death was unexpected. Hazel was born Wednesday, March 22, 1972, in ...

James N. Kelly

James Neal Kelly, 71, a resident of Highland Park, passed away Thursday evening, Sept. 20, 2018, at his home. He was born May 19, 1947, in Mabie, a son of the late Henry and Hannah Finlend Kelley. On Aug. 4, 2001, in Elkins, he married Brenda Kaye Jones, who survives at Highland Park. Also ...

Dena R. White

Dena Rae Woods White. 66, of Petersburg, passed away Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. at Grant Memorial Hospital. According to her request, Dena’s body will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Schaeffer Funeral Home.

D.E. ‘Jack’ Kelley

D.E. “Jack” Kelley, 81, a resident of Elkins, passed from this life Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, at home surrounded by family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Jack was born Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1936, in Norton, a son of the late Charles E. Kelley and Cloris M. Courtney Kelley. In ...

Gary Dannegger

Gary Dannegger, 60, a resident of Valley Head, passed from this life Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Gary Dannegger. Send online condolences to the ...

Jeffrey McKelvey

Jeffrey “Jeff” Jay McKelvey, 67, a resident of Valley Head, passed from this life Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at his home. He had been in his usual health, and death was unexpected. Jeff was a devoted son, a caring brother, and a loyal friend. Jeff was preceded in death by his loving ...

Lester Heatwole

Lester Gabriel Heatwole, 82, of Bartow, completed his earthly journey Sept. 19, 2018, at his home. He was born Nov. 8, 1935, in Dayton, Virginia, to the late Eli D and Annie (Rhodes) Heatwole. On Sept. 21, 1956, he married Ellen Mae Keener of Harrisonburg, Virginia, who ...

Custer S. ‘Strat’ Ogden Jr.

Custer Stratton “Strat” Ogden Jr., 93, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. He was born in Fairmont, on Aug. 1, 1925, a son of the late Custer Stratton Ogden Sr. and the late Hallie Knutti Ogden. He was married to Halene Sponaugle Ogden, who survives at their ...