Author Archives: Larry Patrick

Phyllis G. Phillips

Phyllis G. Phillips, age 88, of Wellston passed away Aug. 4, 2020, at Concord Health & Rehabilitation Center, Wheelersburg, Ohio.  She was born Jan. 10, 1932 in Clay County, West Virginia, to the late Jessie Clark Neal and Clark E. Neal.  Phyllis was a member of Wills Chapel Church in Wellston and she also enjoyed… Read More »

Rosie A. “Bertie” Queen-Lowe

Rosie A. “Bertie” Queen-Lowe, age 76, of Wellston, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at Edgewood Manor of Wellston.  She was born Feb. 21, 1944 in Jackson County, Ohio, to the late Albert Browning and Lucille Vititoe Browning.  Rosie enjoyed cooking, especially canning, crossword puzzles and gardening. She is survived by her son, Ray Queen;… Read More »

Richard E. Wise

Richard Edward Wise, 78, slipped away peacefully in the early hours of Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020 with his daughter by his side.  He was born Dec. 18, 1941, to the late John H. & Ruth C. (Miller) Wise, Sr., in Columbus, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his son, Michael Richard Wise; his brother, John… Read More »

John W. Jenkins, Sr.

John W. Jenkins, Sr., age 60, of Wellston, passed away Monday, Aug. 3, 2020 at Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia.  He was born July 6, 1960 in Oak Hill, Ohio, to the late Jackie Jenkins and Elizabeth Long Jenkins.  John was a 1978 graduate of Wellston High School and also graduated from Hocking… Read More »

Nancy S. Good

Nancy S. Good, age 71, of Oak Hill, passed away early Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020 at Holzer Medical Center in Jackson.  She was born on Dec. 24, 1948 in Meigs County to the late George and Gladys (McComas) Cheatham.  Nancy was a graduate of North Gallia High School.  She enjoyed shopping, gardening, baking and spending… Read More »

Charles Henry Orender

Charles Henry Orender, age 67, of Jackson, passed away on July 27, 2020 at his residence. He was born in Seco, Kentucky on Jan. 20, 1953 to the late Carl and Amy (Franklin) Orender. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Andrew Orender; three brothers: Bobby, Jimmy and Johnny Orender; and… Read More »

Hannah L. Di Franco

Hannah L. Di Franco, age 5 months, of Jackson, Ohio, went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.  She was born Feb. 28, 2020 in Portsmouth, Ohio to Perry and Ana Labodor Di Franco.  She is survived by her parents; brothers: Orion Di Franco,… Read More »

Joyce Louise Martin

Joyce Louise Martin, 96, passed away early Wednesday morning, July 29, 2020 at Brethren Care Village in Ashland, Ohio. She was born March 13, 1924 to Lawrence Jenkins and Norma Hood Jenkins White in Jackson, Ohio. She graduated from Jackson High School, Class of 1942. That same year, she married Harry Martin, the love of… Read More »

Christopher Michael Goheen

Christopher Michael Goheen, age 47, of Wellston, passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. He was born in Gallipolis, Ohio on March 4, 1973 to the late Roger L. Goheen and Sally A. (Spencer) Goheen, who survives. Besides his parents, he is survived by his sons, Mike Aldridge and C. J. Goheen; brothers, Roger and… Read More »

Charles Thomas “Charlie” Townsend

Charles Thomas “Charlie” Townsend, age 70, of Jeffersonville, and a former resident of Wellston, passed away Sunday, July 26, 2020, at Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio.  He was born Sept. 13, 1949 in Columbus, Ohio, son of the late Charles Edward Townsend and Betty J. Matthews Townsend Ghearing.  Charlie was a 1967 graduate… Read More »

Lisa A. Gilliland (Skeans)

Lisa A. Gilliland (Skeans) ended her 53 years on earth and started her journey with Jesus on July 25, 2020. Lisa was born on July 5, 1967 to the late George and Viola Skeans (Tilley) in Oak Hill, Ohio. Lisa worked at Spectrum Outreach in Jackson, Ohio as an addiction counselor. One of Lisa’s greatest… Read More »

Kenneth Ray Williams, Sr.

Kenneth Ray Williams, Sr., age 74, of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at his home.  He was born Oct. 2, 1945 in Jackson County, Ohio, to the late Ethelbert Ray Williams and Wanda Marie Denny Williams.  Kenny graduated from Coalton High School with the Class of 1964.  He was a veteran of the… Read More »

Rickey L. Hensley, Sr.

Rickey L. Hensley Sr., of Oak Hill, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at his home, surrounded by his loved ones in Oak Hill.  He was born March 22, 1948 in Portsmouth, Ohio to the late Herbert Eugene Hensley and Garnetta Joye (Marshall) Hensley. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Enid (Wallace) Hensley;… Read More »

Patricia “Patty” Kay Henry

Patricia “Patty” Kay Henry, 79, of Jackson, Ohio, went home with her Lord on Monday, July 20, 2020, at the Holzer Medical Center-Jackson ER. She was born in Wellston, Ohio, on Aug. 13, 1940, to the late Lawrence O. Thompson, Sr. and Minnie Henneman Thompson. She was a 1958 graduate of Hamden High School. She… Read More »

Irene S. Ball

Irene S. Ball unexpectedly went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, July 15, 2020.  She followed her husband, Ralph “Jake” Ball, whom she married in 1955, and her son, Scott Ball, up that heavenly stairway.  Irene also follows her parents, John and Ida Stockmeister, and her five siblings:  Mary Bogner, Leonard Stockmeister, Agnes Warner, Art… Read More »