David L. Hicks, 62, of Portsmouth died Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at the SOMC Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at the Brant Funeral Home in Portsmouth. www.brantfuneralservice.com.
Joseph Stevens, 33
Joseph Allen Stevens, 33, of Pedro, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at Ashland, Ky., hospice. There will be a celebration of life at 1 p.m. Thursday at Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton, Visitation will be from Thursday 11 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.
Christa Sretenovic, 83
Christa Brigitte Sretenovic, 83, died on Feb. 12, 2012, at her home in Beaver Village. Funeral services will be held at noon, Thursday at the Howe Wheeler Boyer Hornback Funeral Home in Piketon. Interment will follow in Mound Cemetery, Piketon. Friends may call at the funeral home 4-6 p.m. Wednesday and one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
Mary Taggart, 88
Mary Taggart, 88, of Rarden died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, at a nursing home. Funeral services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home in Peebles. Interment will follow in Mt. Joy Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
Gerald Newkirk, 87
Gerald L. Newkirk, 87, of Wheelersburg, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at home. Arrangements are pending at the Brant Funeral Home in Sciotoville.