Death Notices

May 14, 2013


PORTSMOUTH — Joseph Lee Smith, 72, of Portsmouth, the husband of Edna L. Howard, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at later date. Ralph F. Scott Funeral Home in Portsmouth is in charge of arrangements.


PORTSMOUTH — Frieda Brown Payne, 85, of Portsmouth, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at the SOMC Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at the Brant Funeral Home in Sciotoville. www.brantfuneralservice.com.


MANCHESTER — William Stricklett, 95, or Manchester, passed away Monday, May 13, 2013, at Eagle Creek Nursing Center in West Union. Services will be Saturday, May 18, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Lafferty Funeral Home in West Union. Interment is at Manchester Cemetery in Manchester. Friends may call Friday from 6-8 p.m.


SOUTH SHORE, KY. — Clara Marie “Dillow” Fox, 83, of South Shore, Ky. passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2013, in Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. Funeral arrangements pending at the Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore, Ky.