Daily Archives: December 21, 2020

Michael “Mike” Deaterla

Michael “Mike” Deaterla, age 67, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020 at his home. He was born Dec. 26, 1952 in Columbus, Ohio to the late Suzanne Rita Deaterla. Mike was a 1971 graduate of Notre Dame High School in Portsmouth, Ohio. He graduated from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio Scripps College… Read More »

Samuel T. French, Jr.

Samuel T. French, Jr., 77, of the Berlin Community, Jackson, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020, at the Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe. He was born in Wellston, Ohio, Dec. 31, 1942, to the late Samuel T. French, Sr., and Letha Faught French. He was a master carpenter by trade, having worked… Read More »

Ella Marie Speraw

Ella Marie Speraw, 77, of Wellston, passed away on Friday, Dec. 18, 2020, at Edgewood Manor Nursing Home in Wellston. She was born on Nov. 19, 1943, in Gallipolis, Ohio, daughter of the late Evan C. and Rosetta (Souders) Hollingshead. Although she could be quite outspoken, Ella was a very kind-hearted person who spent nearly… Read More »

Erma J. Tackett

Erma J. Tackett, age 78, of Jackson, passed away at the Four Winds Community on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. due to complications from COVID-19.  She was born in Letcher County, Kentucky on Sept. 5, 1942 to the late Ballard M. Tackett and Beulah (Mullins) (Tackett) Park.  Beside her parents, she was preceded… Read More »