Death Notices GRUBB
MOREHEAD, Ky. — Alfred Reese Grubb, age 90, of Morehead, Kentucky, died Friday, June 14, 2013, after a long illness. Visitation will be at Tracy Brammer – Monroe Funeral Home, 518 South 6th Street, Ironton, Ohio, on Monday, June 17, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., followed by a short memorial service. Afterwards graveside respects will take place at Bethel Cemetery, Oak Hill, Ohio, off State Route 93.
WURTLAND, Ky. — Carl Mayo Co...
Service Schedule • James Burke — Memorial service 2 p.m. Sunday at Woodland Chapel Church at Kelley’s Bridge. Arrangements by Phillips Funeral Home in Ironton.
• Kent Crabtree — 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Mary Church in Chillicothe. Interment in Dayton National Cemetery. Callers 8:30-9:15 a.m. Monday at Haller Funeral Home in Chillicothe.
• James Scott — 11 a.m. Monday at Sunshine United Methodist Church in South Shore, Ky. Interment in Mount Zion Cemetery. ...
Donald Richard “Dick” Arnold Donald Richard “Dick” Arnold, 84
Donald Richard “Dick” Arnold, 84, of Wheelersburg went to be with the Lord on Friday June 14, 2013. He died at home after a brief illness. He was born March 27, 1929 in New Boston, a son of the late Willard and Juanita Arnold. He was also preceeded in death by one brother, one sister and his beloved wife, Mary Madden Arnold.
He is survived by two sons, Kenneth (Janet) Arnold and Dale “Bud” (Karla) Arnold...
William “Roby” Copas William “Roby” Copas, 96
William “Roby” Copas, 96 of West Portsmouth, Ohio, died Friday June 14, 2013 at Chillicothe Veterans Administrative Hospital. He was born Oct. 15, 1916 in South Webster to the late Edgar Copas and Bessie Turner. He was a disabled WWII veteran and former farmer. He was preceded in death by two wives, many brothers and sisters.
Roby is survived by his wife Ella Jane Varney whom he married Nov. 18, 1998, a son Wi...
Mary Jo Ketter Mary Jo Ketter, 86
Mary Jo Ketter, 86, of Sciotoville, died Saturday, June 15, 2013 at the Best Care Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born on March 14, 1927 in Sciotoville, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Nora Artis Martin. Mary Jo was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Sciotoville and a homemaker.
Surviving are one son, Stephen Ketter of Sciotoville, one granddaughter, Aimee (Chad) Welch of Sciotoville, two ...
Service Schedule • Ralph Dalton — 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Boone Cemetery in Sprigg Township, Adams County. Arrangements by Lafferty Funeral Home in West Union.
• Thomas Perry — 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Boyer Funeral Home in Waverly, with callers 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday. Interment in Mount Olive Cemetery.
• Bobbie Kegley — 11 a.m. Saturday at Union Baptist Church in Petersville, Ky., with callers 10-11 a.m. Saturday. Interment in McEldowney Cemetery.
• Vera Le...
James Michael Scott, 62 James Michael Scott, 62
James Michael “Mike” Scott, 62, of Milton, W.Va., formerly of Wheelersburg, Ohio, and South Shore, Ky., went to be with the Lord with his loving family by his side on Thursday, June 13, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington W.Va., after a brief illness.
He was born June 21, 1950, to Rosemary (Glenn) Scott of Miamisburg, Ohio, and the late James L. Scott.
He was employed at Big Sandy Superstore for 28 years...
Death Notices GRUBB
MOREHEAD, KY. — Alfred Grubb, 90, of Morehead, Ky., formerly of Ironton, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home in Ironton.
GARRISON, KY. – Vernon Kamer, 82, of Garrison, Ky., passed away Friday, June 14, 2013, at his residence.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Globe Family Funeral Chapel in Garrison.
ASHLAND, KY. – Ronald We...
Albert L. Nelson Albert L. Nelson
Albert L. “Al” Nelson, 90, died on June 12, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center.
He was born on July 3, 1922, in Portsmouth, a son of the late Marshall and Esta Nelson.
He served in the U.S. Navy as a machinist and salvage diver from 1942 to 1945 in the South Pacific Theatre of World War II.
He was active in a variety of sports and excelled in all areas with a love of golf, bowling and softball. He also served the...
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 • Dallas Smith — 11 a.m. Friday at Harrison-Pyles Funeral Home in Wheelersburg, with callers 10-11 a.m. Friday. Interment 1 p.m. Friday at Kentucky North East Veterans Cemetery in Greenup, Ky.
• David Tolliver — 11 a.m. Friday at Philadelphia Association Building in Worthington, Ky. Interment in Friendship Cemetery in Flatwoods, Ky. Arrangements by Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup, Ky.
• Thelma Yates — Graveside memorial service noon Frid...
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 ...