Cecile Keys, 52 Cecile Keys, 52
Cecile “Ceil” Keys, 52, of Portsmouth, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center. She was born May 7, 1960, in Augusta, Ga. to the late Quincy Allen Youngblood and Nancy Eloise Ralston Youngblood. She was a registered nurse and a member of Cornerstone United Methodist Church where she taught its Faith Weavers Sunday school class.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a niece.
Wavel Engle, 71 Wavel Engle, 71
Wavel I. Engle, 71, of Rubyville, Ohio, went home to be with her Lord, April 23, 2013, in St Ann’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born in Greenup County, Ky., May 8, 1941, a daughter of the late Stanley Craycraft and Ethel Allen Craycraft. She was a member of the Globe Church of Christ.
Preceded in death by her husband, Sargent Engle, Aug. 13, 1997, one son, Dale Engle, Aug. 15, 1989.
Surviving are five sons, Robe...
Willard D. “Bill” Hurst, 75 Willard D. “Bill” Hurst, 75
Willard D. “Bill” Hurst, 75, of Hamilton, went home to be with the Lord surrounded by his loving wife of 58 years, Wanda, and other family and friends on April 24, 2013. Bill was born July 18, 1937, in Portsmouth, Ohio to Wilmer and Corda (McCally) Hurst. He attended West Portsmouth schools and Portsmouth Business College. Bill married Wanda Adkins April 5, 1955, in Greenup, Ky. and had three children, David (D...
RUDD PIKETON — David E RUDD
PIKETON — David E. Rudd, 58, of Valley View Drive, Piketon, the husband of Catherine (Kniceley) Rudd, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio. Funeral services will be held noon Saturday April 27, 2013, at the Boyer Funeral Home in Waverly. Interment will follow in Evergreen Union Cemetery, Waverly. Visitation is at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the service hour on Saturday.
Oscar Swaney, Jr., 67 Oscar Swaney, Jr., 67
Oscar Harley Swaney, Jr., age 67, originally from Jackson, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at SOMC Hospice in Portsmouth, Ohio surrounded by family and loved ones. He was born Sept. 11, 1945, to the late Oscar Harley Swaney, Sr. and Blumey (Collinsworth) Swaney. He was an Army veteran and was stationed in Germany. He was a loved husband, father and brother. He enjoyed camping, fishing, riding his motorcycle an...
Ralph Spradlin Ralph Dick Spradlin passed away April 23 Ralph Spradlin
Ralph Dick Spradlin passed away April 23, 2013, at the Veterans Medical Center in Houston. A former resident of Scioto County, he was born on Pond Creek Road to Archie and Naomi Stewart Spradlin, who preceded him in death. He is also preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Christine Wolfenbarger Spradlin.
A World War II Army Veteran, he served in the Occupational Forces in Japan. He was a member of the VFW, and a membe...
Service Schedule • Michael Davis — Graveside service noon Friday at Lucasville Cemetery. Arrangements by McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville.
• Ernest Smith — 1 p.m. Friday at Botkin Funeral Home in Otway, with callers noon-1 p.m. Friday. Interment in Oswego Cemetery.
• Philip Staton — 1 p.m. Friday at Woodland Cemetery.
• Don Williams — Celebration of Life 1-3 p.m. Saturday at 144 West Third St., Mansfield.
Darlene Wilburn Darlene Wilburn, 77
Darlene J. Wilburn, 77, of Frankfort, Ky., formerly of West Portsmouth, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center. She was born March 22, 1936, in Portsmouth to the late Forrest J. and Anna Reynolds Rhoden. Along with her parents Darlene was preceded in death by her husband Eugene E. Wilburn who she married on Aug. 28, 1954, in Portsmouth.
Darlene is survived by a brother Forrest L. Rhoden ...
Helen P. Roney Helen P. Roney
Helen P. Roney, 96, of Sciotoville, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Crystal Care Center in Portsmouth. She was born June 5, 1916, in Manchester, OH to John and Sarah (Wiles) Paul. She graduated from Manchester High School in 1934 and on March 30, 1940, she married James Roney. Helen worked at Williams Shoe Factory as a fancy stitcher during WWII. She volunteered for many years at SOMC, was a member of...
Junior Clifford McCoy Junior Clifford McCoy, 74
Junior Clifford McCoy, 74, of Wheelersburg, died April 25, 2013, at Community Hospice in Ashland, Ky.
He was born April 11, 1939, in Wayne, W.Va. to the late Thomas McCoy and Florida Ramey McCoy. He was a retired electrical technician for Scioto Water and a member of Pine Creek Freewill Baptist Church.
Surviving is his wife Linda Collett McCoy whom he married May 28, 1966, in Wheelersburg, Ohio. Also survivin...
David Hedrick, 63 David Hedrick, 63
David R. Hedrick, of San Angelo, Texas, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at the age of 63. Visitation will be all day Friday, April 26, 2013, with family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 27, 2013, at the funeral home chapel. Services are under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home/Sherwood Way.
David was born in Portsmouth, Ohio on June...
Death Notices ENGLE
CENTERBURG — Wavel I. Engle, 71, of Centerburg, Ohio passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in St Ann’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Funeral Arrangements are pending at the Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore, Ky.
Service Schedule • Marcella Joseph — 10 a.m. Thursday at Woodland Cemetery.
• Bruce Baldwin — 1 p.m. Thursday at Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore, Ky., with callers 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday. Interment 1 p.m. Friday in Obetz Cemetery in Columbus.
• Michael Davis — Graveside service noon Friday at Lucasville Cemetery. Callers 5-8 p.m. Thursday at McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville.
• Philip Staton — 1 p.m. Friday at Woodland Cemetery.
• Don Williams...