Herbert E. Ponn

Herbert E. Ponn, age 77, of Wellston, passed away Monday, April 3, 2017 at Four Winds Community in Jackson, Ohio. He was born July 2, 1939 in Ewington, Ohio to the late Francis L. Ponn and Gladyse Marie Reed Ponn. Herb was a 1957 graduate of Wilton High School and was a veteran of the… Read More »

Loretta “Carol” Potter

Loretta “Carol” Potter, 55, passed away after a brief illness at Riverside Methodist Hospital on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 7:35 p.m. She was born March 3, 1962, in Oak Hill to Janice (Tolliver) Potter and the late Owen Potter. She graduated from Oak Hill High School in 1980 and then from The University of… Read More »

Grace Ellen (Mercer) McCoy

Grace Ellen (Mercer) McCoy was born Feb. 25, 1935 on the family farm in Franklin Township, Jackson County to Loren A. and Grace (Lewis) Mercer. She was the youngest of four children. She departed this life April 2, 2017 after an extended battle with Alzheimer’s disease. After graduating from Jackson High School in 1952, Grace… Read More »

Evelyn M. Butt

Evelyn M. Butt, age 84, of Ray, passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Four Winds Community in Jackson, Ohio. She was born Sept. 22, 1932 in Vinton County, Ohio to the late Charles Levi McFadden and Ethel Leona Rinehart McFadden. Evelyn attended Allensville Schools and was a loving homemaker, mother, grandmother and sister. She… Read More »

Karyl Helen Brandt

Karyl Helen Brandt, age 91, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away at Four Winds Nursing Home of Jackson on Friday, March 31, 2017. She was born May 15, 1925 in Reedsville, Wisconsin to the late Charles and Marie (Collins) Daley. She is survived by children, Donna (Randy) Baker of Jackson, Ohio; Steve Brandt of Georgia; Colleen… Read More »

Ray A. “Rosie” Spearry, Sr.

Ray A. “Rosie” Spearry, Sr., age 91, of Wellston, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017 at his home. He was born June 29, 1925 in Wellston, Ohio, son of the late Burt Leroy Spearry and Mabel Claire Buffington Spearry. Rosie was a former coal miner for Walton Coal Company and was also a former employee… Read More »

Lance Wilson

Lance Wilson, age 71, of Wellston, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Edgewood Manor of Wellston. He was born July 5, 1945 in Portsmouth, Ohio to the late James William Wilson and Florence Ruth Howard Wilson. Lance was a 1963 graduate of Hamilton Township High School and a 1970 graduate of Rio Grande College,… Read More »

Randy “Bullet” Poland, Jr.

Randall “Randy” “Bullet” L. Poland, Jr. 48, of Wellston, Ohio, passed away at 11:38 on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 in the Holzer Medical Center, Jackson, Emergency Department, Jackson, Ohio. Born Feb. 14, 1969 in Cambridge, Ohio, he was the son of Randall L. Poland, Sr., of Nevada, and Cathy I. Stephens (Larry) Barcus Russell, of… Read More »

Jefferey Allan Adams

Jefferey Allan Adams, age 51, of Jackson, passed away on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at the Four Winds Community. He was born in Oak Hill, Ohio on July 2, 1965 to Ronald Lee Adams and the late Rita K. (Adamson) Adams. He is survived by his father and step-mother, Carol Adams; daughter: Taylor Adams and… Read More »

Richard McCarty

Richard McCarty, age 67, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 24, 2017. Rick was born in Rensselaer, Indiana on Feb. 18, 1950. He was the son of his two beloved parents, Acy McCarty and Eva McCarty Parsons and the brother to his two best friends, Patricia Pletcher and Robert (Donna) McCarty, both… Read More »

Sandra S. Pappas

Sandra S. Pappas, 65 years of age, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Holzer Medical Center in Jackson, Ohio. Sandy was born on Jan. 25, 1952 in Connersville, Indiana to the late Estil O’Banion and Phyllis Martindale O’Banion. She was the third of four children, none of whom have preceded her in… Read More »

Allan D. Brown

Allan D. Brown, age 71, of Wellston, passed away suddenly on Thursday evening, March 23, 2017, doing what he loved to do, farming. He was born Feb. 16, 1946 in Wellston, Ohio, to the late Wayne B. Brown and Avonelle D. Leasure Brown. Allan, a 1964 graduate of Coalton High School, was a veteran of… Read More »

Morgan E. McNerlin

Morgan E. McNerlin, age 84, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at the Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus. He was born in Oak Hill Aug. 31, 1932 to the late William E. and Beryl E. (Morgan) McNerlin. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Connie (Crabtree) McNerlin;… Read More »

Vonley S. Simmering

Vonley S. Simmering, age 89, of Oak Hill, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017 following complications from heart and kidney illness. He was born Dec. 10, 1927 in South Webster, Ohio to the late Frank and Effie (Hollback) Simmering. He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Elizabeth Lucille (Cooper) Simmering… Read More »

Terry L. Haning

Terry L. Haning, age 76, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at VA Hospital, Chillicothe, Ohio. He was born in Wellston, Ohio on April 11, 1940. He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl Haning and Elizabeth Beulah (Bartlett) Simpson; stepfather, Joe Simpson; wife, Glenna Sue Haning and brother, Jimmy Simpson.… Read More »