Death Notices SAMONS
IRONTON — Joyce Ann Samons, 72, of Ironton, formerly of South Point, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, at her residence. Services will be 1 p.m. Monday, June 10, 2013, in Highland Memorial Gardens. There will be no public visitation. Phillips Funeral Home in Ironton is in charge of the arrangements.
VANCEBURG, Ky. — Donald Eugene Buckner, 82, of Vanceburg, Ky., passed away Thursday morning, June 6, 2013, at St. Clai...
Roy Holsinger Sr., 56 Roy Holsinger Sr., 56
Roy Dean Holsinger Sr., 56, of Lucasville died Thurs. June 6, 2013, at The Ohio State Univesity Medical Center.
He was born Jan. 29, 1957, in Portsmouth, a son of the late Carl and Daisy Tackett Holsinger. Roy was a professional tree trimmer.
He is survived by his companion, Debra Hettinger; two sons, Harold Hettinger and Jacob Holsinger; a daughter, Rachel Holsinger; a friend, Shirley McKenzie; 7 sisters, Linda,...
Service Schedule • Helen Fultz — 11 a.m. Saturday at Dry Run Church of Christ, with callers 10-11 a.m. Friday. Interment in Scioto Burial Park. Arrangements by Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth.
• Wilma Greenhill — 11 a.m. Saturday at Erwin-Dodson-Allen Funeral Home in Minford, with callers 10-11 a.m. Saturday. Interment in Bennett Cemetery.
• Rhonda Puckett — Noon Saturday at Thompson-Meeker Funeral Home in West Union, with callers 11 a.m.-n...
David Dowdy, 44 David Dowdy, 44
David “Duke” Dowdy, 44, of South Shore, Ky., passed away Monday, June 3, 2013, in Portsmouth.
He was born in Portsmouth, March 6, 1969; a son of Wayne Dowdy SR and Charlotte Conley Dowdy. Duke attended Greenup County High School. He was very well known around the area and had many friends. He was known for his fun loving personality that friends and family will always remember, he loved dirt track racing and enjoyed the ...
WEBB IRONTON — Penny Rose Webb WEBB
IRONTON — Penny Rose Webb, 52, of Ironton, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at her residence. Services will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2013, in Hecla Cemetery. Interment will be Saturday from noon until 1 p.m. at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home in Ironton.
QUINCY — Walter Lee Osborne, 70, of Quincy, Ky., passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Marshall Nursing & Rehabilitation in Marshall. Services will be hel...
Mary A. Keller, 79 Mary A. Keller, 79
Mary Alice Keller, 79, of Minford, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Best Care Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Wheelersburg.
Born June 24, 1933 in Scioto County, a daughter of the late Alton L. and Garnet Marie Grimshaw Deemer, she was a school teacher for Minford Schools and Alexandria Elementary School in North Ridge School District and attended Bethesda Chapel Free Will Baptist Church.
She is survived by her hu...
Dale Jackson, 92 Dale Jackson, 92
Lawrence Dale Jackson age 92 years of Farmersville, Ohio formerly of West Union, Ohio died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at The Suites at Walnut Creek in Dayton, Ohio.
Mr. Jackson was born April 30, 1921 the son of the late Boyd and Evelyn (Secrest) Jackson in Lewis County, Kentucky. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife; Clara (Gasaway) Jackson in 1972; his second wife, Faye (Hayslip) Jackson in 2009;...
Helen Fultz, 88 Helen Fultz, 88
Helen Jean Fultz, 88, of Lucasville, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at SOMC Hospice.
She was born Aug. 31, 1924, in Portsmouth, to the late Clarence and Gladys Schuler Sanford. She was retired from Kroger’s in Wheelersburg and was a member of Dry Run Church of Christ.
Along with her parents Jean was preceded in death by her husband Earl Lindsey Fultz who she married on Dec. 21, 1944, and several brothers and sisters.
Jerry L. Mullins, 63 Jerry L. Mullins, 63
Jerry Lee Mullins, 63, of Sciotoville, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at SOMC in Portsmouth.
Born May 5, 1950, in Portsmouth, a son of Willa Mae Andrews Mullins of Minford and the late Orville Mullins, he was a laborer, a member of D.A.V. and a U.S. Army veteran.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by two sons, Jerry Lee Mullins of Hillsboro, Jessie Mullins of Hillsboro; one daughter, Elizabeth Mullins of Hil...
Death Notices JACKSON
KETTERING — Lawrence Dale Jackson, formerly of Lewis County, Ky., and West Union, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at a Kettering retirement center. Services will be 3 p.m. Sunday, June 9, 2013, at Thompson-Meeker Funeral Home in West Union, where friends may call 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2013. Interment will be in Cherry Fork Cemetery.
SOUTH SHORE, Ky. — David “Duke” Dowdy, 44 of South Shore, Ky., passed away June 3, ...
Beulah Mae Carroll, 86 Beulah Mae Carroll, 86
Beulah Mae “Bea” Carroll, 86, of West Melbourne, Fla., left this world for heaven, Saturday, June 1, 2013, after a long illness.
She was born Aug. 17, 1926, in Portsmouth; a daughter of the late A.E. and Thelma Payne Oppenheimer.
Bea was a homemaker, and a 1944 Portsmouth High School graduate. Of the Baptist Faith, she attended Tropical Haven Worship Service in Melbourne, Fla., and formerly attended Temple Bapti...
Lawrence Gims, 87 Lawrence Gims, 87
Lawrence Edward “Pete” Gims, 87, of Portsmouth, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at SOMC Hospice. He was born Aug. 17, 1925, in Chillicothe, Ohio, to the late Walter Edward Gims and Eleanor Izora Acton Gims.
He was retired from the N&W Railroad having been employed 31 years in management. He was a member of Evangelical United Church of Christ, and the Elks. He was a US Army veteran of World War II and served in the European...
Wilma I. Greenhill, 86 Wilma I. Greenhill, 86
Wilma Irene Greenhill, 86, of Portsmouth, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at South Shore Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in South Shore, Ky. Born July 14, 1926, in Scioto County, a daughter of the late Charles Elliott and Olive Borders Rhoden, she was retired from K-Mart in New Boston, was a graduate of Valley High School, she was a volunteer at Scioto Memorial Hospital, was a foster grandmother and was of the Free ...
Service Schedule • Charles McKnight — 11 a.m. Thursday at Christ Our Light Parish in Cambridge, with callers 10-11 a.m. Thursday. Arrangements by Bundy-Law Funeral Home in Cambridge.
• Audrey Adams — Memorial service 1 p.m. Thursday at Rubyville Community Church. Interment in Greenlawn Cemetery. Arrangements by D.W. Swick Funeral Home in New Boston.
• Roger Bean Sr. — 1 p.m. Thursday at Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth, with callers 11 a,m,-...
Earl Canter, 86 Earl Canter, 86
Earl N. Canter Sr., 86, of Portsmouth, died Wednesday, June 4, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center.
He was born Feb. 7, 1927, at Portsmouth; the son of the late William and Florence Canter. Earl was a member of St Mary of The Annunciation Catholic Church and retired from the former Carolina Lumber and Moore’s Building Supply. He was a World War II Army Veteran.
Surviving are his wife Benita Walter Canter, one daughte...