Obituaries

Margaret Collins

Margaret Josephine “Sue” Smith Collins, 80, a resident of the Benbush community, Thomas, departed this life Sunday morning, June 23, 2019 at Pine Ridge at Kingwood, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Friday, June 9, 1939, at Moatsville, a daughter of the late Bradford Ray ...

Curtis H. Scott Jr.

Curtis Harman “CJ” Scott Jr., 31, a resident of Norton, passed from this life Sunday, June 23, 2019, at home. CJ was born Tuesday, June 7, 1988, in Elkins, a son of Curtis Harman Scott Sr. and Paula Ann Smith Scott, who survive. Preceding CJ in death were paternal grandparents, Mason ...

Cosetta W. Ours

Cosetta Wilda Moyers Ours, 86, of Petersburg, died Saturday, June 22, 2019, at Grant Rehabilitation & Care Center. Funeral service will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Schaeffer Funeral Home. Family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral services on Wednesday. Burial will be in South ...

Phyllis J. Scott

Phyllis Jean Blankenship Scott, 79, a resident of Norton, departed this life Friday evening, June 21, 2019, at the Davis Medical Center at Elkins. She was born Sunday, July 2, 1939, at Coalton, a daughter of the late Charles Herbert and Alice Reilly Blankenship. She was married to Marvin ...

Darl B. Fridley

Darl B. Fridley, 87, of Philippi, departed this life June 23, 2019, at his residence surrounded by family and friends. Darl was born on Nov. 22, 1931, in Philippi, to Gordon H. and Ola (Costello) Fridley. He was married to Shirley M. Jenkins on July 6, 1954, who preceded him in death on ...

Wynona H. VanMeter

Wynona “Vonda” Hebb VanMeter, 92, a resident of the Bretz community, Hambleton, passed from this life Monday, June 24, 2019, at Cortland Acres in Thomas. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Hostetler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements for Wynona Vonda ...

Chester Hawkins Jr.

Mr. Chester Calvin Hawkins Jr., 63, a resident of Belington, departed this life Saturday, June 22, 2019, in the emergency room of Broaddus Hospital at Philippi. He had been in his usual health and death was sudden and unexpected He was born July 7, 1955, a son of the late Chester Calvin ...

Margaret Collins

Margaret Josephine Smith Collins, 80, a resident of the Benbush Community, Thomas, departed this life Sunday morning, June 23, 2019, at Pine Ridge in Kingwood surrounded by her loving family. Funeral Arrangements are incomplete and are under the direction of the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home ...

Curtis ‘CJ’ Scott Jr.

Curtis Harman “CJ” Scott Jr., 31, a resident of Norton, passed from this life Sunday, June 23, 2019, at home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Curtis Scott Jr. Send online condolences ...

Kendra B. Neal

Kendra Beth Neal, 27, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, June 16, 2019, in Buckhannon. She was born Sept. 6, 1991, in Alliance, Ohio, a daughter of Rick and Heidi Wafler Howard. On Sept. 15, 2012, she married Ryan Shane Neal, who survives. In addition to her parents and husband, she is survived ...

Joyce Hebb

Joyce Marie Elmore Hebb, 89, of Columbus, Ohio, passed away Dec. 27, 2018. Born June 22, 1929, in Hillsboro, she was a daughter of the late Claude R. Elmore and Eva Jane Hefner Elmore. Her early years were spent in Valley Bend. She and her sister later lived in Seebert with their ...

Sharyn V. Kerns

Sharyn Vaughn White Kerns, 77, went home to be with the Lord on June 18, 2019, surrounded by her Family and under the care of West Virginia Caring, in the Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center, where she had made her home for the past seven years. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until noon ...

Retha L. Bilby

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Parsons today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home today at 1 p.m. Pastor Susie Metzner will officiate, and interment will follow at the Parsons City Cemetery at Parsons. The Lohr & ...

Mark Springfield

Mark Edward Springfield, 58, a resident of Mill Creek, passed from this life Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. A visitation will be held at the Randolph Funeral Home today from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., the funeral hour. Pastor Billy Young will officiate and ...

Hubert B. Nestor

On June 19, 2019, Hubert Burton Nestor ended his earthly journey on the hill above Moatsville, where he began his journey 88 years ago on Aug. 15, 1930. He was the son of the late Ottis and Mamie (Freeman) Nestor. He was a 1949 Kasson High School graduate. On June 10, 1950, he married ...

Jackie A. Taylor

Jackie Allen Taylor, 68, a resident of Mill Creek, passed from this life Thursday, June 20, 2019, at Davis Medical Center in Elkins. Although he had been in declining health due to cancer, death was unexpected. Jackie was born Monday, July 3, 1950, in Mill Creek, a son of the late Lawson ...

Retha L. Bilby

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Parsons on Saturday, June 22, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday at 1 p.m. Pastor Susie Metzner will officiate, and interment will follow at the Parsons City Cemetery at ...

Mike Burr

Mike Burr, 61, of Coshocton, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at Truman Hospice House, New Philadelphia. He was born in Elkins, Aug. 23, 1957, to the late Albert U. and Ruth V. Burr. He was a graduate of Elkins High School and Alderson Broaddus University, where he earned his ...

Mark Springfield

Mark Edward Springfield, 58, a resident of Mill Creek, passed from this life Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. Mark was born on Monday, Dec. 19, 1960, in New Brunswick, New Jersey, a son of Edward Springfield and Janice Louk Springfield, who survive in Mill ...

Winfield McGee

Mr. Winfield Scott “Bill” McGee, 79, a resident of Rock Run Road, Belington, departed this life late Monday evening, June 17, 2019, at his son’s home. He was born June 28, 1939, at Berryburg, a son of the late Gordon Dayton and Tressa Jane Bartlett McGee. On Sept. 20, 1959, he was ...