Obituaries

MULLENAX

Norma Grace Teter Mullenax

Norma Grace Teter Mullenax, 77, a resident of Whitmer, passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017, at her home. She was born June 15, 1939, at Whitmer, a daughter of the late Roy “Jake” and Iva Thompson Teter. On June 15, 1991, Norma was married to the late Floyd Mullenax who, passed away ...

Alice Garnetta Gooden

Alice Garnetta Gooden, 96, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, May 21, 2017, at her home. Friends will be received Wednesday, May 24, from 5-8 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Mt. Union United Methodist Church with the Rev. Ralph Miller ...

ZORNES

Jenson Richard Martin Zornes

March 10, 2017-May 18, 2017 Jenson Richard Martin Zornes, 2 months and 8 days, died in the arms of his parents on May 18, 2017. Jenson is the son of Daniel Zornes and Jennifer Lanham Zornes. He is the answer to their prayers. During his time on earth, he enjoyed cuddling, smiling and ...

June Ann Phillips Swecker

June Ann Phillips Swecker, 69, passed from this life Thursday, May 18, 2017, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. She had been in her usual health and death was unexpected. June was born Tuesday, Sept. 9, 1947, in Parsons, a daughter of the late Luther Phillips Sr. and Wavie Mick ...

Alice Garnetta Gooden

Alice Garnetta Gooden, age 96, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, May 21, 2017, at her home. She was born June 29, 1920, in Upshur County a daughter of the late Robert Allen and Blanche Mills Tenney. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Gooden on Aug. 2, ...

Janet Ersley Thompson

Janet Ersley Thompson, 66, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Sentara RMH in Harrisonburg, Va. The family will receive friends from 9:30-11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at Kimble Funeral Home in Franklin. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the ...

R. David Hinkle

Ralph David “Dave” Hinkle, 63, of Petersburg, died on Friday, May 19, 2017, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. Funeral service will be Monday, May 22, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg. Interment will be in the Hinkle Family Cemetery, Dorcas.

Mary Louise ‘Jerry’ Kelley Fisher

Mary Louise ‘Jerry’ Kelley Fisher

Mary Louise “Jerry” Kelley Fisher, 93, a resident of Bearhunter Mountain Estates, Elkins, departed this life Feb. 17, 2017. Jerry was born Sept. 20, 1923, in Martinsburg, Virginia, the daughter of the late Hubert Claytor Kelley of Congaree, SC and Adelaide Louise Woodford of ...

Jerry Lynn Armentrout

Jerry Lynn Armentrout, 73, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington. Friends may call from 10-11:45 a.m. today at Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. Jerry will then be moved to Mountain State Memorial Gardens, where a committal service will be held at ...

Marilyn Pearlie Varner Thorne

The family will receive friends at Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 5-8 p.m. today. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home Sunday, May 21, at 1 p.m. Verl O. Simmons will officiate, and interment will follow in Mountain State Memorial Gardens at Gilman. Lohr & Barb ...

Ralph Edgar Snyder

Mr. Ralph Edgar Snyder, 91, a former resident of Huttonsville and a resident of Valley Bend, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at his home. Today, he will be moved to Oak Grove United Methodist Church near Valley Head for visitation from 2-3 p.m., the funeral hour. Pastor Ann Fretwell will ...

Harvey L. ‘Bud’ Preston Jr.

Harvey L. “Bud” Preston Jr., 74, of Elkins, formerly of Lumberport, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017, at his home, following a sudden illness. He was born Oct. 26, 1942, in Clarksburg, a son of the late Harvey L. Preston Sr. and Lois Hathaway Preston. Mr. Preston is survived by his ...

FARRAR

Audra Gray Farrar

Audra Gray Farrar, 85, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston. She was born April 15, 1932, in Wild Cat, a daughter of the late Walter Guy and Garrnet Cooper Boggs. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first ...

Ralph Edgar Snyder

Mr. Ralph Edgar Snyder, 91, a former resident of Huttonsville and a resident of Valley Bend, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at his home. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. On Saturday, May 20, he will be moved to Oak Grove United Methodist Church ...

Jerry Lynn Armentrout

Jerry Lynn Armentrout, 73, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington. Friends may call from 10-11:45 a.m. Saturday, May 20, at Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. Jerry will then be moved to Mountain State Memorial Gardens where a committal service will ...

THORNE

Marilyn Pearlie Varner Thorne

Marilyn Pearlie Varner Thorne, 70, a resident of Elkins, departed this life Wednesday afternoon, May, 17, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her loving family and under the care of West Virginia Caring. She was born Tuesday, Feb. 11, 1947, at Elkins, a daughter of the late Claude Edwin and ...

Hazel Virginia Carr

Hazel Virginia Carr, 97, formerly of Red Creek, passed away May 16, 2017, in Colonial Place in Elkins. She was born Nov. 22, 1919, in Red Creek, a daughter of the late Amos J. and Lena M. Ault Carr. She is the last surviving member of her family. She was preceded in death by three ...

SNYDER

Ralph Edgar Snyder

Mr. Ralph Edgar Snyder, 91, a former resident of Huttonsville and a resident of Valley Bend, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2016, at his home. He was born July 29, 1925, at Huttonsville, a son of the late Edward J. Snyder and the late Nancy Willa Pritt Snyder. On Feb. 10, 1949, at Mill ...

Jerry Lynn Armentrout

Jerry Lynn Armentrout, 73, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington. Friends may call from 10-11:45 a.m. Saturday, May 20, at Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. Jerry will then be moved to Mountain State Memorial Gardens where a committal service will ...

HOWARTH

William Hudson Howarth

William Hudson Howarth, 72, of Weston, died Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston. He was born April 24, 1945, in Ohio, a son of the late Robert and Etta Weaver Howarth. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Jessyca ...