Monthly Archives: May 2012

Dearl Porter

Dearl Porter, age 85, of Wellston, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012, at the Four Winds Nursing Facility. He was born February 9, 1927 in Londonderry, Ohio, the son of the late Jess Porter and Nancy Pennington Porter Hicks. Dearl retired from the Columbus and Southern Electric Company with several years of service. He was… Read More »

Tony Woodyard

Tony Woodyard, age 49, of Camba Road in Jackson, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio. Tony was born in Athens, Ohio, on March 11, 1963, to the late Donna Kay (White) and Terry Woodyard. Tony served in the U.S. Army from 1981 until 1984. He was the President of Twin River Hardwoods… Read More »

James D. Mokren

James (Jim) D. Mokren, age 75, of Jackson, passed away with his children by his side. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio to John and Sophie Mokren on March 3, 1937. Jim graduated from John Marshal High School in Cleveland, and served two years in the U.S. Army Chemical Corps. He received his Bachelor of… Read More »

Thomas C. Harrison

Thomas C. Harrison, age 71, of Oak Hill, Ohio, passed away Monday, May 28, 2012 at his residence. He was born January 15, 1941 in Oak Hill, Ohio, to the late Thurman and Louise (Crabtree) Harrison. He graduated from Oak Hill High School with the class of 1959, and he retired from the village of… Read More »

Samuel E. “Cap” Marcum

Samuel E. “Cap” Marcum, age 74, of Oak Hill, passed away Monday, May 28, 2012 at his residence. He was born November 30, 1937 in Lawrence County to the late Wilson and Edna (Martin) Marcum. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Verna (Woods) Marcum, of Oak Hill; son, Samuel W. (Susan) Marcum,… Read More »

Hazel R. McCoy

Hazel R. McCoy, age 82, of Oak Hill, passed away Monday, May 28, 2012 in Oak Hill. She was born March 26, 1930 in Oak Hill to the late Carl and Eva (Crabtree) Snyder. She was a member of Trinity Wesleyan Church in Oak Hill and a member of the Eastern Star. She is survived… Read More »

Kelly Mahley Herald

Kelly Mahley Herald, age 47, of Chillicothe, and a former resident of Wellston, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2012, at her home. She was born January 14, 1965 in Gallipolis, Ohio. Kelly was a homemaker and a member of the Rolling Thunder, Inc. She is survived by her parents, Jean Grant Haybron of Union Furnace… Read More »

Marvene Lovonne (Collins) Perkins

Marvene Lovonne (Collins) Perkins, 64, of Limerick Road, Jackson, Ohio, passed peacefully from the loving embrace of her family into the hands of the Lord on Friday, May 25, 2012 at her home. She was born in Hocking County, Ohio on December 27, 1948. She was a Jackson City Schools bus driver for 22 years.… Read More »

Sallie L. Nixon Barbey

Sallie L. Nixon Barbey, age 90, of McArthur, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at the Kindred Transitional Care Facility in Logan. She was born March 9, 1922 in Vales Mills, OH, the daughter of the late Audney and Mary Bowen Nixon. Sallie was a graduate of Vinton Township Rural High School. Following graduation, she… Read More »

Mary M. Voiles

Mary M. Voiles, nee Hughes, age 84, was received by a loving God for her eternal reward on Wednesday, the 23rd of May at the Altercare of Canel Winchester, Ohio skilled nursing facility, following a long battle to recover from a fall. She is preceded in death by her husbands, Robert Lemaster, Ralph Riegel, and… Read More »

Joshua Lee Logan

Joshua Lee Logan, age 29, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Monday, May 21, 2012. He was born July 29, 1982 in Delaware, Ohio to parents, Mark (Diane) Logan of Oak Hill and Cathy Ott of Delaware, Ohio.In addition to his parents, he is survived by wife, Carol (Snyder) Logan of Jackson; maternal grandmother, Rose Marie… Read More »

William Michael “Mike” Metzler

William Michael “Mike” Metzler, age 54 of Bonneau, South Carolina, formerly of Oak Hill, passed away on May 18, 2012 at his home. Mike was born September 15, 1957, in Oak Hill, Ohio he was the son of the late William L. and Lola (Wallace) Metzler. He attended the Oak Hill High School. Mike also… Read More »

Pansie Mae (Crace) Perkins

Pansie Mae (Crace) Perkins was born May 24, 1917 in Johnson County, Kentucky and passed away May 18, 2012, just six days short of her 95th birthday, in Anderson County, Tennessee, where she had made her home for the past 16 years. She was the daughter of the late Warnie and Goldie (Conley) Crace of… Read More »

Willard Anderson, Jr.

Willard Anderson Jr., 70, of Ray, Ohio, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2012 at the VA Hospital, Chillicothe, Ohio, after a brief illness. He was born November 16, 1941 in Columbus, a son of the late Willard and Mildred Brown Anderson. He was also preceded in death by son, Ryan S. Anderson. Willard worked for… Read More »

Billy C. “Bill” Belcher

Billy C. “Bill” Belcher, age 76, of Wellston, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2012, at the VA Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio. He was born July 31, 1935 in Beefhide, Kentucky, the son of the late William “Willie” Belcher and Dahlia Smallwood Belcher. Bill was a 1953 graduate of Coalton High School and was a… Read More »