Monthly Archives: January 2016

Daisy Mae Spry

Daisy Mae Spry, age 83, of Jackson, passed away peacefully on January 28, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 2, 1932 in Jackson County to the late William Francis and Mary Marie (Tope) Ross. She is survived by her children: Cecilia (Paul) Musick; son-in-law, Jay Chose, Rosemary (Terry Rainer) Blair and… Read More »

Mary Kathleen “Connie” Fee

Mary Kathleen “Connie” Fee, age 90, of Jackson, passed away peacefully Thursday, January 28, 2016 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born August 1, 1925 in Jackson County, Ohio to the late William Orval and Mary Alice Evans Mynes. In her early years, she and her father worked at the… Read More »

Betty Ruth Tomblin

Betty Ruth Tomblin, age 83, of Jackson, Ohio passed away. She was born February 8th, 1932 in Wayne County, West Virginia to the late Jim and Molley Ramey. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Walter Glen Tomblin Sr.; children: Loretta and Jerry Scott of Beaver, Ohio, Brookie and John Varney of Jackson,… Read More »

Ovid “Butch” Trotter

Ovid “Butch” Trotter, age 72, of Oak Hill, Ohio, went to be with his Heavenly Father on Thursday, January 28, 2016. During his life, Butch served his country by serving in the Air Force and Vietnam War; he also served his community in the police, fire and EMS services of Oak Hill. He retired from… Read More »

Ruth Eileen Henry

Ruth Eileen Henry, age 87, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Friday, January 29, 2016 at Four Winds of Jackson. She was born June 7, 1928 in Jackson, Ohio to the late Omar “O.R.” and Lottie (Myers) Henry. Ruth was a 1946 graduate of Jackson High School. She spent her lifetime working in the Henry family… Read More »

Goldie Elaine Crabtree

Goldie Elaine Crabtree, age 81, died on Monday, January 25 at Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis. She was born on the 18th of August, 1934, the second of five children born to Cecil P. Corvin and Dorothy M. (Marks) Corvin. She had a rural upbringing south of Oak Hill, Ohio and graduated Oak Hill High School,… Read More »

Calvin S. Allen

Calvin S. Allen, age 88, of Oak Hill, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. He was born December 27, 1927 in the Monroe Hollow area to the late Stanley and Alice (McCain) Allen. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Anna Lou (Dameron) Allen, of Oak Hill;… Read More »

Pearl M. Smith

Pearl M. Smith, age 98, of Wellston, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2016, at Four Winds Nursing Facility in Jackson. She was born March 16, 1917 in Pikeville, Kentucky, daughter of the late Daniel Bowling and Dolly Gibson Bowling. Pearl was a loving housewife and homemaker. She is survived by her son, John Locke of… Read More »

Robert “Bob” P. Jones

Robert “Bob” P. Jones passed away Friday, January 22, 2016 at Heartland of Jackson, Ohio at the age of 91. He was born in Oak Hill, Ohio on July 25, 1924 to the late John “Skee” Jones and Frances E. (Morgan) Jones. Bob served as an electrician in the Navy Seabees during WW II from… Read More »

James F. Hickman

James Franklin Hickman, age 91 of Ray, passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2016 at the Four Winds Nursing Facility. He was born on April 9, 1924 in Belpre, Ohio to the late S. L. and Ethel (Hendershot) Hickman. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife,Agatha (Harper) Hickman. Surviving are two… Read More »

Leonard J. Holsinger, Sr.

Leonard J. Holsinger, Sr., 80, of West B. Street, Wellston, Ohio, passed away at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, January 24, 2016 at his home. He was born September 1, 1935 in Lucasville, Ohio, the son of the late William McKinley Holsinger and Anna Ellen (Allen) Holsinger. On December 24, 1960, Leonard was united in marriage to… Read More »

Dale Richard Davis

Dale Richard Davis, age 88, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2016 at Holzer of Jackson. He was born August 28, 1927 in Oak Hill, Ohio. Dale was a graduate of Oak Hill High School, Class of 1945 of which there were only three graduates. He was a lifelong hunter and outdoorsmen. He… Read More »

Melvin “Pete” Galliamore

Melvin “Pete” Galliamore, also called “Skeeter” by his co-workers, died peacefully at his home on Saturday, January 23, 2016 with his wife by his side. He had bravely battled asbestosis for the past two years. Melvin was born in Blackfork, Ohio on August 26, 1942 to the late Edison and Nellie Galliamore. Melvin was known… Read More »

Joseph E. Keating, Sr.

Joseph E. Keating, Sr., age 80, of Wellston, passed away peacefully Friday morning, January 22, 2016 at his home. He was born December 28, 1935 at the same home in which he passed away. Joe was a 1953 graduate of Wellston High School. He was a former employee for approximately 25 years at McNally Pittsburg… Read More »

Anna Ruth (Saunders) Summers

Anna Ruth (Saunders) Summers, age 66, of Oak Hill, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2016 at Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, KY. She was born July 2, 1949 in Mansfield, Ohio to the late Joseph Douglas and Della Marie (Ashley) Saunders. She is survived by her husband, David Summers, whom she married July 20,… Read More »