Obituaries

Robert Dale Watson

Robert Dale Watson, 50, a resident of Beverly, passed from this life Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at home. He had been in his usual health, and death was unexpected. Robert was born Sunday, July 11, 1967, in Elkins, a son of Marietta Ramsey Watson Graham and the late John Thornton Graham, who ...

Lena ‘Irene’ Nelson

Lena “Irene” Nelson, 79, a resident of Dry Fork, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at Cortland Acres in Thomas. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, at the Red Creek Bethel Church of the Brethren with Pastor John Moyers officiating. The ...

Billie Eugene Blosser

Billie Eugene Blosser, 89, of Old Route 33, Weston, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at his home surrounded by family, following an extended battle with COPD. He was born in Bretz, on April 15, 1928, son of the late William Henry Blosser and Minnie Edna (Schoonover) Blosser. On ...

Albert Richard ‘Dick’ Lothes

Mr. Lothes’ request for cremation was honored. The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins on Monday, Oct. 16, from 5-7 p.m. The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Albert Richard “Dick” Lothes. Condolences may be expressed ...

William ‘Bill’ Henry Ober

William “Bill” Henry Ober 83, of Marlinton passed away Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at his home. Born July 20, 1934, at Thornwood, he was a son of the late Oren and Gladys May Vandevender Ober. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Fred and Elmer Ober and one infant brother; four ...

Johanna Kess Allender

Mrs. Johanna Kess Allender, 70, a resident of Beverly, departed this life Friday morning, Oct. 13, 2017, in the comfort of her home. She had been declining in health, but death was unexpected. She was born June 7, 1947, at Allentown, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Herman L. and Kathryn ...

Dee Anna DePue Milburn

Dee Anna DePue Milburn, 77, of Buckhannon, passed away Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, after a lengthy illness. Born July 30, 1940, Dee Anna was the daughter of the late Dr. Robert DePue, Esquire, and Mary Davies DePue of Spencer. Daughter-in-law of the late Ellsworth R. Milburn and Estella Kratovil ...

Saundra Kay Alltop Coontz

Mrs. Saundra Kay Alltop Coontz, 62, a resident of Deer Path Lane, Belington, departed this life Tuesday evening, Oct. 10, 2017, at her home. She had been declining in health, but death was unexpected. She was born Oct. 28, 1954, at Charleston, a daughter of the late Harold Forest and Mary ...

Margaret C. Compton Bounds

Margaret C. Compton Bounds, 79, of Port St. Lucie, Florida, formerly of Elkins, passed away Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Treasure Coast Hospice House, Fort Pierce, Florida. She was born Aug. 20, 1937, at Montrose, a daughter of the late Edward Ray Compton and Vita Poling Compton ...

Robert Dale Watson

Robert Dale Watson, 50, a resident of Beverly, passed from this life Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Robert Dale Watson. Send online condolences to the ...

Lena ‘Irene’ Nelson

Lena “Irene” Nelson, 79, a resident of Dry Fork, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at Cortland Acres in Thomas. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at the Red Creek Bethel Church of the Brethren with Pastor John Moyers officiating. The ...

Albert Richard ‘Dick’ Lothes

Albert Richard “Dick” Lothes, 77, a resident of Elkins, departed this life Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at his home. He was born Tuesday, May 14, 1940, at Elkins, a son of the late Charles Edward Lothes and Anna Eileen Burr Lothes Donaldson. Surviving are two sons, Albert Ross Lothes and ...

Minter J. Humphrey

Minter J. Humphrey, 89, of Hesper Road, Buckhannon, died Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, at his home. He was born Jan. 11, 1928, at Kanawha Head, a son of the late James Edward and Eva Bernice Riley Humphrey. He is survived by six sons, Troy Lewis Humphrey and wife, Bertha, of Buckhannon, Minter ...

Harry R. McCloud

Harry R. McCloud, 68, of Marlinton, went to be with the Lord on Oct. 10, 2017. He was born on June 7, 1949, the son of June and Agnes Sharp McCloud. He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Lucille Withers, Carol Tyree and Mildred Jean McCloud; and a brother, James McCloud. ...

Jack M. Lewis Sr.

Jack M. Lewis, Sr., 86, a resident of Beverly, went peacefully to meet his Lord and Savior Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, after a brief illness. He was born Jan. 17, 1931, in Douglas, the son of the late Chester and Edith Lewis. On Aug. 22, 1955, in Fairmont, he was married to Mary Anna Popp ...

Murrill Philip Ware Sr.

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 10 a.m. to noon, Friday. On Friday, Oct. 13, at noon, a funeral service will be held. The Rev. Dr. Basil A. Hensley and Pastor Rick Price will officiate, and interment will follow at the Valley Head Cemetery at ...

Albert Richard ‘Dick’ Lothes

Albert Richard “Dick” Lothes, 77, a resident of Elkins, departed this life Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete pending the arrival of family. The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Albert Richard “Dick” Lothes. ...

Margaret C. Compton Bounds

Margaret C. Compton Bounds, 79, of Port St Lucie, Florida, formerly of Elkins, passed away Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Treasure Coast Hospice House, Fort Pierce, Florida. She was born Aug. 20, 1937, at Montrose, a daughter of the late Edward Ray Compton and Vita Poling Compton Kelley. In ...

William ‘Bill’ Lloyd Moseley

William “Bill” Lloyd Moseley, 51, a resident of Huttonsville, passed from this life Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, at home, surrounded by family and under the care of West Virginia Caring. Visitation will be held at the Randolph Funeral Home today from noon to 2 p.m., the funeral hour. Interment ...

James ‘Jim/Buffalo’ Wilt

James “Jim/Buffalo” Wilt, 80, of French Creek, died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at Holbrook’s Nursing Home in Buckhannon. He was born Aug. 8, 1937, in French Creek, a son of the late Marion Wheeler and Neva Ellen Haynes Wilt. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an ...