Obituaries

Kenneth D. Jackson

Kenneth D. Jackson, age 79, of Caldwell, OH passed away suddenly at his home Monday, March 11, 2019. He was born November 17, 1939 in Pittsburg, Kansas, a son of the late Eugene Sylvester and Dorothy E. Baughman Jackson. The family will receive friends for visitation 2 - 8 p.m. Wednesday, March ...

Paul Leroy Skinner

Paul Leroy “Roy” Skinner passed away on Sunday, March 10, 2019. He was born August 12, 1936 to Jay Leroy and Janetta Morrison Skinner in Confluence, PA. He retired in 2010 from RJF after 21 years of employment. He was a Mason and a member of the RJF Union. Roy enjoyed keeping busy mowing ...

Daniel Parks

Daniel "Boogie" Parks, 72, of the Riverhood passed away Friday March 8, 2019 at Riverside Methodist Hospital, with his sons by his side. Steadfast in his desire for peace and happiness, he has found his way to heaven, where his eternal party will never end. Dan attended Marietta High School. ...

Richard E. Robinson

MCCONNELSVILLE - Richard E. Robinson, 77, of McConnelsville, formerly of Stockport, passed away peacefully at 12:08 p.m. Friday, March 8, 2019 at the Genesis Hospice Morrison House in Zanesville. He was born July 12, 1941 in Windsor Township, Stockport to the late Jesse and Edna Olney ...

Faye Jeanette Hogue

Faye Jeanette Hogue, 81, of Strasburg, Ohio, died Saturday, March 9, 2019, at The Oaks at Northpointe in Zanesville. A graveside service will be observed at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Sharon Cemetery. McVay-Perkins Funeral Home in Caldwell is caring for the family.

William C. South

William C. South, 72, of Waterford, Ohio, died peacefully at his home on Saturday, March 9, 2019 under the excellent and compassionate care of Marietta Hospice and his nurse April. Bill was always thankful for the kindness of Dr. Kelli Cawley. He was born on October 3, 1946 in Wheeling, WV, ...

Funeral services

Viola Whiteford Allen - Funera services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Tunnel United Methodist Church, Marietta. Burial will be at Byron Cemetery, Xenia, Ohio, at a later date. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Friday at Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home. Patricia "Patty" A. Blake - ...

Viola Whiteford Allen

Viola Whiteford Allen, died March 1, 2019, at the age of 94. Viola was born in a farmhouse near Manito, Illinois. She and her siblings were orphaned when she was in her teens and left to manage the family farm. She later moved to Columbus, married Harry Gene Allen of Porterfield, OH, and they ...

Patricia “Patty” A. Blake

Patricia “Patty” A. Blake, 68, of Sardis, died Thursday. Visitation 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Grisell Funeral Home Sardis. Funeral 11 a.m. Monday, Duffy Church of Christ.

Eloise R. Burkhart

Eloise R. Burkhart, 95, passed away on March 7, 2019, in Marietta, surrounded by her family and friends. She was born in Ritchie County, WV, on August 14, 1923 and was the oldest child of Claude B. and Shady Huff Rexroad. She was a 1941 graduate of Marietta High School and attended nurses ...

Larry Dean Caseman

CQ CQ, WB8BSC signing out…Larry Dean Caseman, 83, of Belpre, Ohio, died Friday, March 8, 2019. He was born on January 19, 1936 in Marietta, Ohio, to Orville P. and Beulah Burchett Caseman. He is survived by his three daughters, Genice Radabauch (Nick), Diane Bauman (Jim) and Lori Bradford ...

Jolen Lee Conrad

Jolen “Joe” Lee Conrad, 66, of Caldwell, OH, passed away suddenly from a heart attack Wednesday, March 6, 2019 near Cadiz, OH. The family will receive friends for visitation Monday March 11, 2019 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Chandler Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 609 West St., Caldwell, ...

R. Mildred Eifler

R. Mildred Eifler, 100, of Marietta, passed away peacefully at 7:46 p.m. on Thursday, March 7, 2019, surrounded by her loved ones. She had made her home with her daughter, Carol, in Logan, Ohio. Mildred was born in Calhoun County, WV, on January 26, 1919, to Homer and Lula Wright Shawver. She ...

Mary M. Erb

Mary Maxine Parks Erb, of Whipple, passed away on Friday, March 8, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born on August 8, 1925, at home in Bethel Township, Monroe County, Ohio to Orval Suddeth and Ida Jane Cline Parks. Maxine or “Sis” as she was usually called is survived by her ...

Georgia Mae Johnson

Georgia Mae (McFarland) Johnson passed on Tuesday, March 3, 2019, her 86th birthday, after an extended illness. Georgia was born on March 3, 1933 to Herbert Berkeley and Margaret Alberta (Adams) McFarland in Belpre, Ohio. Georgia was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Carl R. ...

Gladys L. Krieg

Gladys L. Krieg, 102, of Krieg Ridge Road, Sardis, Ohio, passed away Thursday March 7, 2019 at her home. She was born November 1, 1916 at the home of her parents the late Henry & Addie Williamson Ludolph. She was a faithful and supportive member of Saint Paul’s Church Trial Run for 83 ...

Funeral Service

Bette Jo Yearwood — A Celebration of Life, 1 p.m. May, 5, 2019, Mississippi Queen Room, Lafayette Hotel in Marietta.

Bette Jo Yearwood

Bette Jo Yearwood was the sweetest, kindest and most generous soul I have ever known. We are blessed that she was our Mama, Mom and Mom-Mom. She dearly loved her family, friends and pets with all her heart. She relished nature and her daily walks with her dogs through her beloved woods. Those ...

Gary L. Shook

Gary L. Shook, 76, of Chesterhill, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at the Marietta Memorial Hospital. Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2019 at the Stone-Matheney Funeral Home in Chesterhill with burial following in the Chesterhill Cemetery. Friends may call on the family 5 - 7 ...

Joyce Ann Taylor

Joyce Ann Taylor, 81, of Vienna, passed away March 2, 2019 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society’s on-site crematory.