Births/Birthdays

95th Birthday

Lorraine Moran of Elkins began the celebrations of her 95th birthday with family and friends on Topsail Island, North Carolina, where sunbathing, walking the beach, gathering shells, looking for shark’s teeth and sea turtles and watching the July 4 fireworks from the Surf City Pier were ...

Lois Steward Clingerman

Lois Steward Clingerman was honored by her children with a four-day weekend celebration for her birthday. Mrs. Clingerman was born Aug. 16, 1938. The weekend began with the surprise arrival of daughter, Sherri, and husband, Danny, from Longview, Texas. This was followed by a second ...

A. BONNELL

Tiffany Bonnell and Scottie Bonnell of Montrose announce the birth of a son, born at 5:28 p.m. Aug. 14, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces and has been named Aiden Ray Bonnell. Siblings include Ava June Bonnell and Jason Matthew Bonnell. The mother is the ...

McCRARY

Jarred and Courtney McCrary of Valley Bend announce the birth of a son, born at 7:11 p.m. Aug. 11, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and has been named Brently James McCrary. The mother is the former Courtney Foster. Maternal grandparents are Roger and ...

LINDSAY

Haley and Chris Lindsay of Valley Head announce the birth of a son, born at 9:36 a.m. July 3, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and has been named Landon Michael Lindsay. Siblings include Charles White, Braxton Lindsay, Sarah Lindsay and Patrick White. The ...

HOLSBERRY

Keith and Talina Holsberry of Mill Creek announce the birth of a son, born at 2:51 p.m. Sept. 22, 2018, at Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and has been named Liam Chase Holsberry. The mother is the former Talina Henline. Maternal grandparents are Chris and Pam ...

E. BONNER

Joseph Bonner and Karina Shreve of Coalton announce the birth of a daughter, born at 4:55 p.m. July 13, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and has been named Ellison Shae Bonner. Sibling include Caleb, Zakkary, Jonathan and Nicholas. Maternal grandparents are ...

Mary Lou Roy

Mary Lou Roy will celebrate her 90th birthday with a celebration hosted by her children from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Gospel Light Tabernacle Church on Route 219. Mrs. Roy was born Sept. 28, 1928, in Kingwood, the daughter of William Teets and Kathryn Johnson. Mrs. Roy worked ...

TAYLOR

Justin Lee Taylor and Amber Nicole Moore Taylor of Mill Creek announce the birth of a son, born at 5:25 p.m. July 12, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Hospital. The infant weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces, measured 21 inches and has been named Mason Sterl Taylor. Siblings include Remington Arbogast, Briar ...

BEALE

Harley and John Beale of Valley Head announce the birth of a daughter, born at 10:15 a.m. July 12, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and has been named Tegan Grace Beale. The mother is the former Harley Francisco. Maternal grandparents are the late Robert ...

BURNS

Shannon and Stephanie Burns of Mill Creek announce the birth of a son, born at 5:53 p.m. July 23, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and has been named Brandon James Burns. Siblings include Bridget and Bryson Burns. The mother is the former Stephanie Collins. ...

ARNOLD

J.D. Arnold and Ashley McFarlan of Elkins announce the birth of a son, born at 3:57 p.m. July 27, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and has been named Kysen Dale Arnold. Siblings include Jaxon Arnold, D.J. Daylen and Aleah McFarlan. The mother is the former ...

COOPER

Kevin and Natasha Cooper of Coalton announce the birth of a daughter, born at 3:16 a.m. May 24, 2018, at Davis Medical Center.The infant weighted was She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, measured 20 inches and has been named Aleigha Fox Cooper. Grandparents are Sabrina Sutherland, Todd and ...

LANSBERRY

Leila Matthew of Valley Bend and Charles Lansberry Jr. of Fellowsville announce the birth of a son, born at 6:21 a.m. July 7, 2018, at Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and has been named Bransen Lee Lansberry. Maternal grandparents are Nicole and Timothy “Kip” ...

SMITH

Talitha Fortney of Mabie and Jimmy Smith III of Dryfork announce the birth of a daughter, born at 9:21 p.m. June 17, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and has been named Zarra Dawn Soffia Smith. Maternal grandparent is Laura Fortney. Paternal grandparents are ...

BADGETT-EVERETT

Chelsea Badgett and John Everett Jr. of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 4:26 p.m. May 8, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and has been named Macie Mae Badgett-Everett. Siblings include Emma Badgett-Everett. Maternal grandparents ad Norma and ...

Janice R. Taylor

Janice R. Taylor, born June 7, 1938, daughter of the late William “Paul” and Reta Flesher (Westfall), celebrated her 80th birthday with a family cookout and a surprise tea party hosted by her seven daughters, Karen, Kathy, Liz, Linda, Brenda, Jamie and Chris. Mrs. Taylor enjoys her ...

Vallie Davis

Vallie Davis recently celebrated her 92nd birthday at her home in Elkins. She has two daughters, Linda Sanders and Barbara Shockey, both of Elkins; three grandchildren, Sabrina Talkington, Byran Shockey, and Stephanie Coberly, all of Elkins; and two great-grandchildren, Sierra Shockey and ...

FUNK

Jeffrey and Christal Funk of Mount Storm announce the birth of a son, born at 5:42 p.m. May 11, 2018, in Garrett Regional Medical Center. The infant weighed 4 pounds, 4.4 ounces, measured 17 3/4 inches and has been named John Robert Funk. Maternal grandparents are Robert and Diana Jackson of ...

JOHNSON

Paige Hedrick and Joseph Johnson of Elkins announce the birth of a son, born at 11:51 p.m. April 23, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and has been named Levi Chase Johnson. Maternal grandparents are Dee and Don Hedrick of Beverly. Paternal grandparents are ...