Death Notices

February 18, 2013


SCIOTOVILLE — Lillian Sweeney 93, of Sciotoville passed away Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at Crystal Care Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. There will be no services. Interment is in Memorial Burial Park in Wheelersburg, Ohio. Arrangements are under the direction of Morton Funeral Home in South Shore, Ky.


WEST PORTSMOUTH — Ernest Francis, Jr., of West Portsmouth, formerly of Ironto, passed away Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at the SOMC Hospice Care Center in Portsmouth. Arrangements are pending at Brown Funeral Chapel in Ironton.


KENTUCKY — Jake Lee (Jay) Keen, 73, of Garrison, Ky., passed away Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, in Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at Globe Family Funeral Chapel in Garrison, Ky. Interment will follow in the Soldier Cemetery in Garrison. Friends may visit from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, and until the service hour on Thursday at Globe Family Funeral Chapel in Garrison, Ky.