Obituaries

Byron H. Hall

Byron H. Hall, 89, of Columbus, Ohio, passed away at Kobacker House in Columbus at 6:33 pm, Friday, June 21, 2019. He was born on March 10, 1930, in Wingett Run, Ohio, to Henry E. and Nellie West Hall. Byron was a retired employee of Big Bear Grocery Stores after 37 years. He was a veteran of ...

Melba Ann Hupp

Melba Ann Hupp, 82, of Caldwell, Ohio, passed away Friday, June 21, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family and under the care of Hospice of Guernsey Inc. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at Chandler Funeral Home, Caldwell, with Rosary concluding visitation at 8 p.m. ...

William Ward Bedilion Sr.

William Ward Bedilion Sr., 90, of Little Hocking, OH, passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. He was born on May 21, 1929 in Marietta, OH to the late Clement Ward and Edna Florence Andrews Bedilion. William had worked for the Ohio Department of ...

Elizabeth M. Martin

Elizabeth M. Martin, 70, of Vienna, passed away June 7, 2019, at Eagle Pointe of Parkersburg. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Lorin G. Sanford

Lorin G. Sanford, of Caldwell, Ohio, died June 21, 2019, at his home. Friends may call Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home in Caldwell, where the funeral service will follow visitation at 4 p.m.

Gary A. Duffy

Gary A. Duffy, 67, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of Marietta, Ohio, died unexpectedly on June 19, 2019. There will be a private memorial for family at a later date in Tampa.

Lora J. Ball

Lora J. Ball, 68, of Parkersburg, passed away at Ruby Memorial Hospital on May 31, 2019. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Doris Hackenson

Doris Hackenson, 97, passed away on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 in Marietta, OH. Doris was born in Fair Hope, PA, the daughter of Emanuel Britton and Ada Fox Britton. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Jack D Hackenson and Daughter, Janet Hackenson Stewart, brother, Edward Britton ...

Dr. Cavendish Quayle McKay

Dr. Cavendish Quayle McKay, 46, of Marietta, passed away from an apparent heart attack June 11, 2019. He was born February 28, 1973, in Seattle, Washington, to Laurie Schroder McKay and the late Morgan Powell “Tony” McKay, Jr. During his childhood he grew to love being in nature, and as ...

Paul Michael (Whitey) Holdren

Paul Michael (Whitey) Holdren, 67, of Marietta, OH, went to be with the Lord on June 11, 2019. There will be a celebration of life to be held later for family and friends.

Virgil Gerald Lisk

Virgil Gerald Lisk, 94, of Marietta, OH, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019 at his residence. He was born on November 28, 1924 in Rinard Mills, OH, to the late Samuel and Ella Jane Black Lisk. Virgil was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during WWII. He worked as a bus driver for ...

John E. Meeks

John E. Meeks, 62, of Marietta, passed away at 2:28a.m., Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born April 30, 1957, in Marietta a son of Guy E. Meeks and Rose Alene Daugherty Meeks. John was a member of the Operating Engineers Local Union #18 and was employed at Mark ...

Christine C. Morrison

Christine C. Morrison, 70, of Marietta, Ohio, died Saturday, June 15, 2019. She was born on February 10, 1949. Her parents were Carlyle E. and Helen I. (Farnsworth) Hill. Christine was a 1967 graduate of Marietta High School, and received her degree in Political Science from Marietta College. ...

Sandra Kay Torris

Sandra Kay Torris, 73, of Parkersburg, passed away June 17, 2019 at The Willows in Parkersburg. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Bonnie Warfield Williams

Bonnie Warfield Williams, 83, widow of Ted R. Williams, of Greenville, passed away on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. She was born in Marietta, OH, to the late George Earl and Ida Grace Warfield. She was a 1954 graduate of Marietta High School. Mrs. Williams was a member of Overbrook Baptist Church ...

William Ward Bedilion Sr.

William Ward Bedilion Sr., 90, of Little Hocking, OH, passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. In accordance with his wishes, cremation will be observed with a memorial service to be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the First Congregational ...

Jerry O. Boyce

Jerry O. Boyce, 80, of Marietta, Ohio, died Friday, June 14, 2019 at his home, with his loving wife by his side. He was born on May 25, 1939 in Marietta, to John and Hazel McBride Boyce. Jerry was a Firefighter for the Marietta Fire Department, retiring in 1991. Before his career there, he ...

Eddy O’Neal Cathers

Eddy O’Neal Cathers, 65, of Sistersville, passed away June 15, 2019 at Sistersville General Hospital. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Richard David Magruder

Richard David Magruder, 74 of New Martinsville, passed away June 14, 2019 at Camden Clark Medical Center. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Christine C. Morrison

Christine C. Morrison, 70, of Marietta, Ohio, died Saturday, June 15, 2019. Arrangements are pending at the Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home. Her complete obituary will appear in The Marietta Times soon.