Chris W. Barber

Chris W. Barber, age 71, of Wellston, passed away surrounded by his family on Sunday, March 21, 2021, at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.  Born in Marietta, Ohio on September 17, 1949 to the late Max and Donna Jill (Warren) Barber, Chris and his family moved several times throughout his life including Nelsonville, Wellston,… Read More »

Thomas Dameron

Thomas “Tommy” Dameron passed away March 13, 2021 in Omaha Nebraska. He was born September 5th. 1939, to Nola Barker Dameron and James H. Dameron, in Oak Hill. He is survived by his wife, Elena Dameron, and his three daughters; Terri Dameron, Roni Dameron, and Becky Kegley of Omaha Nebraska. Tommy is also survived by… Read More »

Viola Elkins

Viola Lena (Workman) Elkins, age 94, of Jackson, Ohio passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 17th, 2021 at Holzer Assisted Living. She was born August 8th, 1926 in Strange Creek, West Virginia to the late Troy Everette and Rosa L. (Coulter) Workman. Viola enjoyed spending time with her family, her church, bowling, playing cards, working… Read More »

Lee Anna Willis

Lee Anna Willis, age 94, of Wellston, passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2021, at her home.  She was born January 14, 1927 in Jackson County, Ohio, daughter of the late John Frederick Lewis and Elizabeth Mae Edwards Lewis.  Lee Anna was a graduate of Buckeye Hills School of Nursing.  She was an LPN who retired… Read More »

Movita Sue Cook Davis

Movita Sue Cook Davis, age 79, of Wellston, passed away Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at her home.  She was born January 5, 1942 in Wellston, Ohio, daughter of the late Lawrence Henry “Sam” Cook and Bessie Bernice Gentry Cook.  Sue was a loving homemaker who enjoyed quilting, crocheting and knitting, and was generous in sharing… Read More »

Lois Ellen Souders

Lois Ellen Souders, age 87, of Hamden, passed away Monday, March 15, 2021, at O’Bleness Hospital in Athens, Ohio.  She was born February 3, 1934 in Jackson, Ohio to the late Charles Franklin Hughes and Romaine Imogene Yinger Hughes.  Lois graduated from Jackson High School with the class of 1952. She started out working for W.F.… Read More »

Timothy Lee “Walnut” Willis

Timothy Lee “Walnut” Willis, age 63, of Jackson, Ohio passed away Sunday, March 14, 2021 at his home. He was born Dec. 6, 1957 to the late Donald and Amelia (White) Willis. Tim was a graduate of Jackson High School, class of 1976. He worked various construction jobs around the area down through the years,… Read More »

Hazel Imogene (Gillum) Ward

Hazel Imogene (Gillum) Ward, age 94, of Jackson died peacefully Sunday, March 14, 2021 at home.  She was born Sept. 5, 1926 in Green, KY to the late Lindsey and Cora (Miller) Gillum.   She is survived by her daughters, Sharon (Gordon) Woosley, Kathy (Lamar) Callahan, Jane (Brian) Watters; six grandsons; 14 great grandchildren; and one great-great… Read More »

Nancy Oiler

Nancy Ann Oiler, age 90, of Wellston, passed away Friday, March 12, 2021, at the Holzer Medical Center in Jackson, Ohio.  She was born July 28, 1930 in Wellston, Ohio, daughter of the late Joseph Edward Mantz and Alice May Cartwright Mantz.  Nancy graduated with the Wellston High School class of 1948.  She was a… Read More »

Robert (Bob) Hill

Robert E. “Bob” Hill, age 64, of Wellston, passed away unexpectedly Friday, March 12, 2021, at his home.  He was born March 16, 1956 in Wellston, Ohio to the late Orville Eugene Hill and Louella Conley Hill, and was raised by the late Jolene Horner Hill. Bob was a 1974 graduate of Wellston High School… Read More »

Devera Perkins

Devera M. Perkins, age 71 of Jackson, passed away at Holzer Medical Center – Jackson on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. She was born in Gallipolis, Ohio on December 30, 1949 to the late Ivan and Kathleen (Leslie) Stephenson. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Perkins, a brother, Terrance Stephenson… Read More »

Richard H. McFann

Richard H. McFann, age 92, of Oak Hill passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at home on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. He was born March 30, 1928 in Akron, OH to the late Frank and Addie Ward McFann. Living in Akron until the great depression hit, his family relocated to Waterloo and later moved… Read More »

Brenda Nicholson

Brenda Gay Nicholson, age 60 of Jackson, Ohio passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born September 9, 1960 in Xenia, Ohio to Patricia Brubaker Hoops and the late Richard Rippeth. She was the owner and operator of Brenda’s Kiddie Kare in Jackson, enjoyed camping, boating… Read More »

Samuel I. Wilt, Jr.

Samuel I. Wilt, Jr., age 77, of Wellston, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at the Holzer Medical Center in Jackson, Ohio.  He was born May 10, 1943 in Vinton County, Ohio to the late Samuel I. Wilt, Sr. and Bernice D. Vickers Wilt.  Sam was a 1961 graduate of Allensville High School. He was a… Read More »

Melissa M. “Missy” Williams

Melissa M. “Missy” Williams, age 52, of Wellston, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at the Holzer Medical Center in Jackson, Ohio.  She was born Aug. 11, 1968 in Oak Hill, Ohio, daughter of the late Joe E. Williams and Goldie Leah Barlow Williams.  Missy graduated with the class of 1986 from Wellston High… Read More »