Thomas Spurlock Thomas Spurlock, 79
Thomas Edward Spurlock, 79, of West Portsmouth died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center. He was born April 13, 1934, in Lucasville to the late Earle and Mary Denning Spurlock. He retired from Pepsi in 1996.
Tom is survived by his wife Delores Keyser Spurlock whom he married on Dec. 6, 1952, in West Portsmouth, two daughters; Jane (Brad) Nichols and Janice Veach all of West Portsmouth, three grand...
Michael Rickey Michael Rickey, 42
Michael Lawrence Rickey, 42, of Portsmouth, passed away at his home, Wednesday, May 15, 2013. He was born April 2, 1971, in Portsmouth, a son of Lawrence B. and Virginia Crabtree Rickey of Lucasville.
Mike was a 1989 graduate of Clay High School and SCJVS, and he was a physical therapy assistant, having received his Associate’s Degree from Shawnee State University.
He attended Allen Chapel in South Shore, Ky., where...
Estelito Moraleja Estelito Moraleja, M.D.
Estelito Armanento Moraleja, M.D., 74, of Lake White, Waverly, Ohio, died 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at his Home.
He was born Jan. 5, 1939, in San Juan, Batangas, Philippines the son of the late Jose Moraleja and Teofila (Armanento) Moraleja. On Feb. 29, 1964, he was united in marriage to Corazon (Abrillo) Moraleja, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Estelito A. Moraleja and wife Annette of Fran...
Clara Fox, 83 Clara Fox, 83
Clara Marie Dillow Fox, 83, of South Shore, Ky., passed away May 14, 2013, in Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. She was born Sept. 4, 1929, in Gaylord, Mich., a daughter of the late John Alexander Fraley and Nancy Salyers Fraley. She was a Homemaker and a member of Bennetts Chapel United Methodist Church.
Preceded in death by her first husband, Clyde Dillow, May, 1981 and her second husband, David Fox, one ...
Frieda Payne, 85 Frieda Payne, 85
Frieda Pauline Payne, 85, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 14, 2013. Born on May 20, 1927, in Portsmouth, she was a daughter of the late Oney Brown and Ruby Barrett Brown Nourse. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Raymond E. Payne.
Frieda was a graduate of Clay High School, a lifelong member of the Twin Valley Baptist Church and a retired kitchen manager of the Scioto County Joint Vo...
Service Schedule • Dick Hall — 11 a.m. Thursday at Swick-Bussa-Chamberlin Funeral Home in Wheelersburg, with callers 10-11 a.m. Thursday. Interment in Memorial Burial Park.
• Bobby Hayden — Graveside 11 a.m. Thursday at Mount Zion Cemetery. Arrangements by Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore, Ky.
• George Moyer — 11 a.m. Thursday at Dwayne R. Spence Funeral Home in Canal Winchester, with callers 10-11 a.m. Thursday. Interment in Asbury Cemetery.
• Ada ...
Death Notices STRICKLETT
MANCHESTER — Williams Stricklett, 95, of Manchester, Ohio, passed away Monday, May 13, 2013, at Eagle Creek Nursing Center in West Union. The funeral service is Saturday, May 18, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Lafferty Funeral Home in West Union. Interment is at Manchester Cemetery in Manchester. Visitation is Friday from 6 to 8 p.m.
WHEELERSBURG — Mary G. Asbury, 76, of Wheelersburg, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at he...
Carl Percell, 85 Carl Percell, 85
Carl Elmer Percell, 85, of Wheelersburg, went to be with the Lord Monday, May 13, 2013, at Best Care Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wheelersburg. He was born Feb. 24, 1928, in Scioto County, a son of the late Christopher Columbus Percell and Nannie Lykins Percell. He attended Germany Hollow Free Will Baptist Church and was retired from Lonestar Cement.
He is survived by one son, Randy Percell and wife Linda, of Wh...
Death Notices SMITH
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 Funer...
Service Schedule • Katherine Holcomb — 1 p.m. Wednesday at Firebrick (Ky.) Christian Baptist Church, with callers noon-1 p.m. Wednesday. Interment in Mount Zion Cemetery. Arrangements by Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore, Ky.
• Jesse Skinner Jr. — 6 p.m. Wednesday at Boyer Funeral Home in Waverly, with callers 4-6 p.m. Wednesday.
• Dick Hall — 11 a.m. Thursday at Swick-Bussa-Chamberlin Funeral Home in Wheelersburg, with callers 5-9 p.m. Wednesday and 1...
Kendra Musick, 33 Kendra Musick, 33
Kendra Dawn Musick, 33, of Lucasville, died Friday, May 10, 2013, at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.
She was born Oct. 28, 1979, in Portsmouth; a daughter of Sharon Jenkins Conley of Lucasville and the late Randal Musick. Kendra was a homemaker and a 1998 Northwest High School graduate.
She is survived by three children, Mareena Rouse of Lucasville, Garrek and Aidaen Gee, both of Lucasville; one granddaughter, Aeri...
Betty Lou Howard Betty Lou Howard, 79
Betty Lou Howard, 79, of McDermott, went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 13, 2013. She was born Dec. 3, 1933, in Portsmouth, to the late Howard and Mabel Pauley Jenkins. Betty was a long time member of Dry Run Church of Christ and was a blessing to all who knew her.
Along with her parents Betty was preceded in death by her husband Christy Albert Howard who she married on June 19, 1952, three brothers; Lionel, Gle...
F. “Nick” Reinhardt, 72 F. “Nick” Reinhardt, 72
F. “Nick” Reinhardt, age 72, of Waynesville, Ohio, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Miami Valley Hospital.
Nick was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, on May 29, 1940, to Louis Nicholas and Marjorie (Barnett) Reinhardt. Nick was employed with Chrysler for 30 years and retired in 1996. He was a custom car builder, enjoyed motorcycles, restored antique motorcycles and scooters, and enjoyed his garden.
Nick was preceded in d...
Bobby Hayden, 66 Bobby Hayden, 66
Bobby Joe Hayden, 66, of South Shore, Ky., passed away May 14, 2013, at his residence. He was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, on Sept. 28, 1946; a son of Margaret Clark and the late Robert Hayden.
Surviving are his wife, Connie Basford Hayden, two daughters, Heather “Shane” Adkins, Clarissa Hayden, one son Todd “Shandi” Hayden all of South Shore, Ky., six grandchildren and one sister, Judy Hayden of Fort Myers Beach, Fla.