Kent Lee Crabtree Kent Lee Crabtree, 46
Kent Lee Crabtree, 46, of Chillicothe, died June 9, 2013, outside Beckley W.Va., as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born July 15, 1966, in Portsmouth, Ohio, to Paul (Brenda) Crabtree and LaVonda (Sam) Crabtree Cummings, who survive. On Sept. 8, 1990, he married Virginia S. Silva, who survives. Also surviving are his children, Enrique J. Crabtree, at home and Gayle M. Young, of North...
Death Notices BURKE
IRONTON – James Calvin Burke, 77, of Ironton, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky.
Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, June 16, 2013 at Woodland Chapel Church at Kelley’s Bridge . Phillips Funeral Home of Ironton is in charge of the arrangements.
IRONTON – Vera Jean Lewis, 83, of Ironton, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013, at Grand Strand Regional Medial Center.
Stacey Lynn Bellamy Stacey Lynn Bellamy
Born July 4, 1971, in Portsmouth, Stacey Lynn Bellamy passed away Monday, June 10, 2013.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, James Butler and Hazel Bellamy.
She is survived by parents, James Marvin and Gloria Jean Bellamy; son, Mason Floyd; brother, Stephen Butler Bellamy and wife Kristy; and grandparents, Dudley and Sara Morton.
She lived all her life in the Portsmouth area and was a 1989 graduate of ...
Service Schedule • Maxine Denning — 11 a.m. Thursday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Portsmouth. Interment in Greenlawn Cemetery. Callers 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Melcher Funeral Home in Portsmouth.
• Rita Jordan — 11 a.m. Thursday at Globe Family Funeral Home in Garrison, Ky., with callers 6-9 p.m. Wednesday and 10-11 a.m. Thursday. Interment in Lewis County Memory Gardens.
• Patrick Simon — Memorial service 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Melcher Funeral Home in...
Ray Collier Ray Collier
Ray Collier, 94, of Portsmouth, died Monday, June 10, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center. He was born Sept. 19, 1918 in Portsmouth to the late William Collier and Stella Kelly Collier.
He retired from Goodyear Atomic Plant as a refrigeration mechanic, and was a World War II Navy veteran.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Naomi Jane Collier, on Feb. 1, 2010; one grandson; five sisters and ...
Death Notices NELSON
PORTSMOUTH — Al Nelson, 90, of Portsmouth, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at F. C. Daehler Mortuary Company in Portsmouth.
FRANKLIN, N.C. — Ronald Gene Bishop, 75, of Franklin, N.C., passed away Monday, June 10, 2013.
Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013 in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home, 261 Iotla Street, Franklin. Friends ...
Dallas Smith, 72 Dallas Smith, 72
Dallas Ray Smith, age 72, of Wheelersburg, died June 10, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center.
He was born January 15, 1941, in Czar, WV, to the late Edwin Albert Smith and Edith Avolia Depoy Smith.
He was an U.S. Army Vietnam veteran, a retired yard clerk for N&S Railroad, a member of Wheelersburg United Methodist Church and an active worker in the Wheelersburg United Methodist Food Pantry.
He is survived by his w...
Service Schedule • Walter Ewing — 11 a.m. Wednesday at Botkin Funeral Home in Waverly, with callers 10-11 a.m. Wednesday. Interment in Evergreen Union Cemetery.
• Loretta McCall — 11 a.m. Wednesday at Dickerson Funeral Home in Vanceburg, Ky., with callers 10-11 a.m. Wednesday. Interment in Muses Chapel Cemetery.
• Paul Gyurick Jr. — 1 p.m. Wednesday at Little White Oak Chapel Church in South Portsmouth, Ky., with callers noon-1 p.m Wednesday. Interment in...
Death Notices PERRY
OTWAY — Thomas Garrison “ Tommy” Perry, 79, formerly of State Route 772, Otway, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013, at villa Springfield in Springfield, Ohio.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Boyer Funeral Home in Waverly. Interment will be in Mt. Olive Cemetery, Lucasville. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. until the service on Saturday.
Thelma Joan Yates Thelma Joan Yates
Thelma Joan Yates, 74, of Columbus, formerly of Lucasville, died Sunday, June 2, 2013, at Southeast Ohio Medical Center in Cambridge.
She was born Sept. 23, 1938, in Lucasville, a daughter of the late Dan and Mary Avanell Smith Dace Chaffin.
She is survived by one son, Dan Yates of Cambridge; one daughter, Barbara Yates of Columbus; two grandchildren; and three brothers, Paul, Thomas, and Glen Dace, all of Lucasville...
Maxine Denning, 94 Maxine Denning, 94
Maxine Denning, 94, of Portsmouth, died Sunday, June 9, 2013, at SOMC.
She was born Oct. 22, 1918, in Ashland, Ky. She was a member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church where she was a member of the Ladies Guild and the Catholic Ladies of Columbia. Maxine worked at Rinks Department Store.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Denning, and her sister, Genevieve Vuckovich.
Surviving are three daughters; Sandy...
Patrick Simon, 53 Patrick Simon, 53
Patrick Phillip Simon, 53, of West Portsmouth, died Friday, June 7, 2013, in Huntington, W.Va., as a result of a car wreck.
He was born Jan. 13, 1960, in Portsmouth, to Ronald and Bobetta Born Simon of Minford.
Patrick was a welder and worked for Boone Coleman Construction. He was reared in St. Monica’s Catholic Church.
In addition to his parents, he survived by his wife, Dawn Conkle Simon, whom he married on Oct. ...
Death Notices DALTON
SPRIGG TOWNSHIP — Ralph Albert Dalton, 68, of Sprigg Township in Adams County, passed away April 24, 2013, at University Hospital in Cincinnati. Services will be Saturday, June 15, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. at Boone Cemetery in Sprigg Township. Arrangements are under the direction of Lafferty Funeral Home in West Union.
BEAVER — Laura Harmon McKee, 35, of Beaver, passed away Thursday June 6, 2013 at SOMC in Portsmouth. Service...
Service Schedule • Walter Osborne — 11 a.m. Tuesday at Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Quincy, Ky Interment in Lakeview Cemetery.
• Eva Scott — 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ralph F. Scott Funeral Home in Portsmouth, with callers noon-1 p.m. Tuesday. Interment in Greenlawn Cemetery.
• Donald Blanton — Graveside 3 p.m. Tuesday at Blanton Mountain Family Cemetery on Ganderhook Road. Callers noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville.
Robert Ewing, 91 Robert Ewing, 91
Robert L. Ewing, 91 of St. Rt. 335, Waverly, died Saturday, June 8, 2013, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 19, 1921, in Waverly, Ohio, to the late Clarence “Gib” and Pauline Lee Foster Ewing.
He was united in marriage on Jan. 17, 1948, to Myrle “Billie” Anderson Ewing who preceded him death on Dec. 10, 1999.
Surviving are a son, Steven Ewing and wife Carol of Waverly, two daughters: Lisa Ewing and fiance’ Kevin o...