Miscellaneous Hocking County, Ohio Obituaries - 1996

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September 16 - 21, 1996

TERRY L. BOALS
Terry Lee Boals, 50, Henderson, Ky., died Saturday, Sept. 14 at Community Methodist Hospital, Henderson, Ky.
He was the son of Alfred and June Boals of Logan.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home, Henderson, Ky., with the Rev. Dan Garland officiating.
Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call from 3 to 9 p.m. today and 8 a.m. until time of services Tuesday at the funeral home.

EDITH M. HICKMAN
Edith M. Hickman, 87, Columbus, formerly of Lancaster, died Saturday, Sept. 14 at First Community Village.
She was the widow of the Rev. John L. Hickman Sr.
She was a member of Sixth Avenue United Methodist Church in Lancaster.
Surviving are a son, the Rev. John L. (June) Hickman Jr. of Columbus; a grandson, John Mark (Anne) Hickman of Cleveland Heights; a granddaughter, Mrs. Paul (Julie) Hickman of Tiro; and five grandchildren, Jeffrey, John, Joseph, Ashley and Hunter Hickman.
She was also preceded in death by four sisters; and three brothers.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Sixth Avenue United Methodist Church, Lancaster, with the Rev. John Harra officiating.
Burial will be at Forest Rose Cemetery, Lancaster.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Monday at Frank E. Smith Funeral Home, Lancaster, and one hour prior to services Tuesday at the church.
The family suggests contributions be made to Sixth Avenue United Methodist Church, 1004 Sixth Ave., Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

EDITHE W. VAUGHN
Edithe W. Vaughn, 88, Glouster, died Saturday, Sept. 14 at Doctors Hospital, Nelsonville.
Born Sept. 1, 1908, Trimble, daughter of the late John and Tensie Crawford Wolfe, she was the widow of Harold Vaughn.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Bishopville Church of Christ.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster.

HERSHEL A. HEMRICK
Hershel A. Hemrick, 70, Wintersong Village of Laurelville, formerly of Logan, died Sunday, Sept. 15 at Wintersong Village.
Born Nov. 21, 1925, Sand Run, son of the late Fred and Mattie Evans Hemrick, he was married to Donna Wood Hemrick, who survives.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Carbon Hill Cemetery.
Military graveside services will be conducted by the Combined Color Guard.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today and until time of services Wednesday at the funeral home.

MAUD E. RHEINSCHELD
Maud E. Rheinscheld, 93, New Plymouth, died Sunday, Sept. 15 at Logan Health Care Center.
Born Jan. 25, 1903, Hocking County, daughter of the late Homer Pleukharp and Della Campbell Pleukharp Anneshansley, she was the widow of Arthur Baker Rheinscheld, who died Sept. 15, 1974.
She was a homemaker and was formerly employed by the former Godman Shoe Factory. She attended the Methodist Church in McArthur.
Surviving are two sons, Howard (Grace) Rheinscheld of Winchester, Ind. and Floyd (Naomi) Rheinscheld of Mt. Sterling; five daughters, Mrs. Eli (E. Roselle) Wengart of Sebring, Fla., Mrs. Paul (Juanita) Ringhiser of Logan, Mrs. Darrell (Mavis) Cronin of Rockbridge, Mrs. Joe (Mary) Ebrecht of Circleville and Dana Hartshorn of New Plymouth; a half brother, Ben Anneshansley of Logan; 21 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a stepfather, Lewis Anneshansley; four sons, George Baker, Harold, Joe and Arthur Rheinscheld; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; a brother, Donald Anneshansley; and a sister, Myrtle Anneshansley.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Franklin officiating.
Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Hocking County.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 Thursday at the funeral home.

MADGE STOUGHTON
Graveside funeral services were held 1 p.m. today at Smith-Chapel Cemetery, Green Township, Hocking County, for Madge Stoughton, 93, Coshocton, formerly of Logan, who died Monday at Coshocton County Memorial Hospital.
The Rev. Darwin L. Pressler officiated.
Born April 19, 1903, Van Buren, Ind., daughter of the late Lewis Wesley and Lydia Loudacie "Daisy" Campbell Ferrenburg, she was the widow of Solomon R. Stoughton, who died July 3, 1963.
Arrangements were by Roberts Funeral Home.

JAMES E. MOOREHEAD
James Edward Moorehead, 70, 99 W. Front St., Logan, died unexpectedly Tues., Sept. 17 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Dec. 1, 1925, Columbus, son of the late James Ivan and Rosamond Wellman Moorehead, he was married to Eloise M. Stimel Moorehead, who survives.
A World War II Army Corps veteran, he had retired as a line-foreman from Ohio Power Co. after 40 years of service. He was a member of St. John Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus St. James Council 2299, American Legion, VFW, Amvets and Logan Moose Lodge. He was a central committeeman for the Hocking County Democratic Party.
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Shanley (Linda) Brown and Mrs. Steven (Debbie) Walker, both of Logan; a sister, Maryann Reef of Logan; a brother, William I. Moorehead of Athens; and five grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by an infant son, John Edward Moorehead.
Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. John Catholic Church with the Rev. Father Richard J. Pendolphi officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Military graveside services will be conducted by Hocking County Combined Veterans Organizations.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Thursday at Roberts Funeral Home.
Christian vigil services will be 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

ELEANOR A. ALLENDER
Eleanor Alice Allender, 88, Logan, died Wednesday, Sept. 18 at Logan Health Care Center.
Born Sept. 29, 1907, Belle Center, daughter of the late Elza and Marie McKinnon Stewart, she was the widow of Chalmer Allender, who died in 1969.
She was a member of First Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are a son, Paul R. (Quinnette) Allender of Logan; a daughter, Mrs. Roger (Lois) Nixon of Columbus; four grandchildren, Angela Nixon and Brian, Shawn and Dan Allender; a brother, Harold Stewart of Mesa, Ariz.; and a sister, Mary Belle Wroten of Bellefontaine.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers; and one sister.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with the Rev. Vernon Barrell officiating.
Interment will be in Franklin Hill Memory Gardens, Lithopolis.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to Logan High School Marching Chieftains Band, 50 North St., Logan, Ohio 43138.

THERESA KATHLEEN BARNES
Theresa Kathleen "Kathy" Barnes, 52, Logan, died Wednesday, Sept. 18 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital after a brief illness.
Born April 21, 1944, daughter of the late Bernard Kuhn and Elizabeth Schorr Kuhn Hart, she was married to Jimmy D. Barnes, who survives.
She was employed at Jack's Steak House for 22 years and was a member of Women of the Moose.
Also surviving are two sons, Joseph A. (Sandra) Wyckoff of Logan and Audie M. Barnes of the home; three daughters, Mrs. Paul (Mary Anne) Cramer, Carla Barnes Souders and Mrs. Pat (Jamie Barnes ) Walsh, all of Logan; two half brothers, Ivan Nicholas (Diana) Hart of Virginia and Lucias Hart of Logan; a stepbrother, Jerry (Elaine) Hart of Logan; and five grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a stepfather, Ray Hart; and a sister, Barbara J. Riggs.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Knollwood Cemetery.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial services will be conducted by Women of the Moose 8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.

ROBERT L. SMITH
Robert L. Smith, 76, Lawrenceville, Ill., formerly of Logan, died Wednesday, Sept. 18 at Crawford Memorial Hospital, Robinson, Ill.
Born April 16, 1920, Carbon Hill, son of the late Harry and Gertrude Oakley Smith, he was the widower of Nancy R. Moore Smith.
A World War II Army veteran, he served as a sergeant in the Battle of Anzio. He was employed by National Supply Co., a division of Armco Steel, for 30 years, where he was manger of the Lawrenceville, Ill. sales division. He was a member of Logan American Legion Post 78.
Surviving are a son, Bob (Marcia) Smith of Cedarburg, Wis.; a daughter, Mrs. Gary (Susan) Rich of Robinson, Ill.; two grandchildren, Ben and Chelesa Smith of Cedarburg, Wis.; and three sisters, Katie McGuire and Patty Hemsworth, both of Logan, and Betsy Lax of Jensen Beach, Fla.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Phillip and Oakley Smith.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with the Rev. Clarence Thompson officiating.
Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Military graveside services will be conducted by Hocking County Combined Veterans Organizations.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

DOROTHY H. MURTHA
Dorothy H. Murtha, 92, died Friday, Sept. 20, at West Minster Thurber Nursing Facility.
She was retired from the State of Ohio.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Monday at St. Leo Church, Columbus.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
There will be no visitation.
Arrangements are by Mader-Quint Tiberi Funeral Home, Columbus.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association of Ohio, 3380 Tremont Road, Columbus 43221.

MONA J. MYERS
Mona J. Myers, 70, Trimble, died Friday, Sept. 20, at her residence.
Born Dec. 31, 1925, Athens County, daughter of the late Lewis and Blanche McLead Antle, she was the widow of Norman B. Myers.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Appalachia, 280 E. State St., Athens 45701.

September 23 - 28, 1996

MARY C. BENNETT
Mary Carol Bennett, 55, 823 Walnut Dowler Road, Logan, formerly of Hollister, died Friday, Sept. 20 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Dec. 4, 1940, Detroit, Mich., she was the daughter of the late David and Mae Six Bennett.
She was employed at Hocking Valley Industries and will be missed by her friends and co-workers. She will also be missed by all her many friends at HVI and Buckeye Community Services.
Surviving are three sisters, Mrs. Robert (Clara) Cooper of Hollister, Mrs. Kenneth V. (Lily) Holley of Gallipolis and Dixie L. Bennett of Columbus; a brother, John W. Bennett of Dublin; several nieces and nephews; and several friends of the residence.
She was also preceded in death by a nephew, Robert A. Copper; and several aunts and uncles.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Ed Mingus officiating.
Burial will be in Beech Grove Cemetery, Perry County.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Monday at the funeral home.

MARY F. CONWAY
Mary Frances Conway, 74, Glouster, died Saturday, Sept. 21 in Columbus.
Born Oct. 2, 1921, Buchtel, she was the daughter of the late William Wyatt and Beatrice Rush Wyatt Stephenson.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at the #10 Holiness Mission, Glouster.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.

GLADYS L. TUTHILL
Gladys L. Tuthill, 64, Logan, died Saturday, Sept. 21 at her residence after an extended illness.
Born March 14, 1932, Lancaster, daughter of the late Elmer Guy and Rose Elick Miller, she was married to Russell E. Tuthill, who survives.
A member of the First Church of Christ in Logan, she formerly worked at the former Godman Shoe Co. in Logan and was an Avon Lady. She had been a homemaker for several years.
Also surviving are a daughter, Billie Louise Tuthill of the home; a son, Kevin Ray Tuthill of Stockport; four sisters, Geraldine Fritz and Helen DeVault, both of Lancaster, Mrs. Kenneth (Florence) Sigler of Columbus and Mrs. Reese (Rosabelle) Carpenter of Rockbridge; and six grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Gene Miller.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with Minister Vernon W. Barrell officiating.
Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to Hospice of Appalachia, P.O. Box 768, Athens, Ohio 45701.

INEZ B. WILSON
Inez B. Wilson, 94, Nelsonville, died Saturday, Sept. 21 at Pine Hills Continuing Care Center, Nelsonville.
Born Dec. 14, 1901, Union Furnace, daughter of the late Clarence and Etta Jones Backus, she was the widow of Malvern Wilson.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 Tuesday at the funeral home.
Eastern Star memorial services will be 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

FLORENCE R. COTTRILL
Florence R. Cottrill, 86, St. Marys, W.Va., formerly of Nelsonville, died Sunday, Sept. 22 at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
Born Sept. 22, 1910, Meigs County, daughter of the late John and Loberta Gregory Cline, she was the widow of Robert Cottrill, who died July, 1980.
A homemaker, she was a member of Nelsonville Wesleyan Church.
Surviving are five sons, Robert E., James R. and Jerry G. Cottrill, all of St. Marys, W.Va., Hubert Cottrill of Lancaster and Glenn Cottrill of Union Furnace; 23 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Clara Belle Nickoson of Yellow Springs; Carolyn A. Cottrill of Athens; and James R. Newton of Logan.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Richard "Dicky" Cottrill; a granddaughter, Michelle Cottrill; a sister, Bessie Sharp; and four brothers, Roy, Clark, Orville and Marion Cline.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville, with Pastor Gary Saler officiating.
Burial will be in New Marshfield Cemetery.
Friends may call after 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.

JAMES L. GALLAGHER
James L. Gallagher, 78, Logan, died Monday, Sept. 23 at his residence.
Born March 25, 1918, son of the late Lawrence and Bernice Gallagher, he was married for 54 years to Eva E. Lafollette Gallagher, who survives.
A Nelsonville High School graduate, he served eight years on the Merchant Marines on the Great Lakes. He was a retired carpenter for Drummond Construction.
Also surviving are two sons, Lawrence Michael (Rebecca) Gallagher and Joseph S. (Linda) Gallagher, both of Nelsonville; two daughters, Mrs. Andrew (Marilyn) Loudner of Idaho and Patricia Thompson of Logan; a sister, Mrs. Paul (Alice) Phillips of Shreve; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Harold Gallagher; and a sister, Anna Yates.
Mr. Gallagher will be cremated with his ashes to be interred at a later date.
No calling hours will be observed.

JAMES R. DOWNS
James Ray Downs, 62, Logan, went to be with his Lord Jesus Christ Tuesday, Sept. 24 after an extended illness.
Born Feb. 7, 1934, New Straitsville, son of Helen Abram Downs of Logan and the late Joseph Downs, he was married to Donna "Jean" Kennard Downs, who survives.
Also surviving are five sons, James "Alan" (Cindy) Downs, Don (Brenda) Downs, Edwin (Colleen) Downs, Barry (Carla) Downs and John (Teresa) Downs, all of Logan; a daughter, Teresa Downs of Columbus; 10 grandchildren, Edwin W. Downs, James Porter Downs, Shawn Downs, Amanda Downs, Melissa Downs, Cara Downs, Joni Downs, Jim Downs, Anthony Downs and Cody Downs, all of Logan; a brother, Bill (Betty Jo) Downs of Logan; and four sisters, Margaret Merritt of Shelby, Lois McBride of Groveport, Rose Downs of Columbus and Joan Robinett of Xenia.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, John Downs; and three sisters, Philis Downs, Vivian Dixon and Betty Chandler.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan.
Interment will be in Knollwood Cemetery, Enterprise.
Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today and 11 a.m. until time of services Thursday at the funeral home.

DONALD D. EDWARDS
Donald David Edwards, 53, Greensboro, N.C., formerly of the Laurelville area, died Monday, Sept. 23 at Moses Memorial Hospital in North Carolina.
Born Oct. 24, 1942, he was the son of the late Donald and Mary Schaal Edwards.
He was employed by AT&T for more than 31 years.
Surviving are two sons, Tod Edwards of Charlotte, N.C. and Chad Edwards of Pleasant Gardens, N.C.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Friday at Defenbaugh-Wise Funeral Home, Circleville, with the Rev. Raymond Welch officiating.
Burial will be in Green Summit Cemetery, Adelphi.
Friends may call from 1 p.m. until time of services Friday at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to American Heart Association.

DON A. LANNING
Don A. Lanning, 73, died Monday, Sept. 23 at Kobacher House, Columbus.
Son of Gladys Lanning and the late Gerald Lanning, he was married to Dorothy Steele Lanning, who survives.
A World War II Navy veteran, he retired after 28 years from DCSC. He was a member of First Church of the Nazarene, Neoacacia Lodge 595 F&AM, Scenic Hills Senior Center, NARFE and AARP.
Also surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Mike (Linda) Farrell; a son, Gary (Lori) Lanning; granddaughters, Lisa Bryant and Elizabeth Lanning; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Robert Lanning.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Southwick-Good Funeral Home Chapel, Columbus, with Pastors Ernest Rhodes and Isaac Shupe officiating.
Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. Friday.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Masonic services will be 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to Kobacker House, 3595 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Ohio 43214 or First Church of the Nazarene, 142 King Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43201.

KENNETH E. RUTTER
Kenneth E. Rutter, 53, Athens, died Monday, Sept. 23 at Grant Medical Center, Columbus.
Born Nov. 22, 1942, Kimberly, son of the late Earl and Blanche Six Rutter, he was married to Dorthy Renolds Rutter, who survives.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

RUTH SHELEY
Ruth Sheley, 76, Nelsonville, died Monday, Sept. 23 at her residence.
Born July 12, 1920, Orbiston, daughter of the late Amos Sorrell and Florence E. Wilson Sorrell, she was the widow of Robert M. Sheley, who died April 16, 1991.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Whitmore Cemetery, Buchtel.
Friends may call from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and noon to 1 Thursday at the funeral home.

KENNETH A. FIERCE
Kenneth A. Fierce, 56, Jacksonville, died Wednesday, Sept. 25 at his residence.
Born Aug. 2, 1940, Athens County, son of the late Wayne and Isabel Fierce, he was married to Mary Woodrum Fierce, who survives.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

ALMA A. STALEY
Alma A. Staley, 84, Chauncey, died Friday, Sept. 27, at her residence.
Born July 2, 1912, Floodwood, daughter of the late Francis and Letha (Bartlett) DeLong, she was the widow of Walter "Peanut" Staley.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Souers Funeral Home.
Visitation will be Sunday from 2 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.

October 1 - 5, 1996

ADDIE EVANS
Addie Evans, 63, Terrace Park, died Sunday, Sept. 29 at her residence.
Born Dec. 2, 1932, Puritan Mines, W.Va., daughter of the late Britt and Mary Segraves, she was married to John L. Evans Jr., who survives.
Funeral services will be 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call from 10:30 a.m. until time of services Wednesday at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to The Alzheimers Foundation, Cincinnati Nature Center, The Cincinnati Zoo or Hospice of Great Cincinnati.

CAROL A. WEAVER
Carol A. Weaver, 61, Circleville, died Tuesday, Oct. 1.
Born May 9, 1935, daughter of the late Raymond and Dora May Redick, she was married to Calvin Weaver, who survives.
She was employed at Wal-Mart in Circleville.
Also surviving are two daughters, Nanetta Benroth of Circleville and Rebecca Voss of Hilliard; a son, David Weaver; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and a sister, Nancy Beck of New Straitsville.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville.
Burial will be in Floral Hills Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Thursday at the funeral home.

HOMER E. COOPER
Homer Edwin Cooper, 79, Logan, died Wednesday, Oct. 2 at Veterans Hospital, Chillicothe.
Born Sept. 15, 1917, Hocking County, son of the late Earl and Emma Ringhiser Cooper, he was married for 57 years to Edna Danison Cooper, who survives.
A World War II Navy veteran, he retired from Logan Clay Products. He was a member of Antioch Grange.
Also surviving are a son, Stephen Cooper of Logan; three grandchildren, Todd, Melissa and Jeffrey Cooper; a great-grandson, Justin Cooper; and a sister, Betty Baker of Garner, N.C.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Dorothy Cooper and Evelyn Blum; and a brother, Joseph Cooper.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with the Rev. King Kelly officiating.
Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Military graveside services will be conducted by Hocking County Combined Veterans Organizations.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. until time of services Friday at the funeral home.

IVYL DUNCAN
Ivyl Duncan, 94, Heath, formerly of Glouster, died Tuesday, Oct. 1 at Heath Nursing and Convalescent Center.
Born Aug. 11, 1902, Morgan County, daughter of the late Alva and Augusta Price, she was the widow of Dale Duncan.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at the funeral home.

RUTH O. McNABB
Ruth O. McNabb, 85, Nelsonville, died Thursday, Oct. 3 at Grady Memorial Hospital, Delaware.
Born Nov. 2, 1911, Jobs, daughter of the late Boyer O. and Mabel Sowers, she was the widow of Everett McNabb, who died July 1, 1962.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 Sunday at the funeral home.

BETTY J. PERRY-BARNES
Betty J. Perry-Barnes, 72, McConnelsville, formerly of Logan, died Thursday, Oct. 3 at Morgan County Rest Home, McConnelsville.
Born Dec. 11, 1923, Hocking County, daughter of the late William J. and Chloe E. Johnson Griner, she was the widow of Clyde E. Barnes.
She was a homemaker.
Surviving are a son, Frederick J. (Charman) Perry of McConnelsville; two daughters, Mrs. Roger (Sue) Redmon of McConnelsville and Mrs. Robert (Garnet) McGomery of Logan; a stepdaughter, Margy Weltzheimer of Logan; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; seven step great-grandchildren; a sister, Dorothy Vickroy of Lancaster; and several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Fred K. Perry, who died in 1966; a son, Kenneth E. Perry; one grandson; three brothers, Charles and Fred Griner and Fred Hanna; and three sisters, Florence Minti, Mary Green and Garnet Cottrill.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Donald Cummans officiating.
Burial will be in Floral Hills Memory Gardens, Fairfield County.
Friends may call from 3 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

MELVIN P. ROGERS
Melvin Perry Rogers, 82, Columbus, died Wednesday, Oct. 2 at Arlington Court Nursing Home.
Born Sept. 23, 1916, Logan, son of the late Wilson W. and Mildred White Rogers, he was married to Rita K. Rogers.
A World War II Marine Veteran serving in the Japanese Theatre, he retired from Jeffrey Dresser after 34 years of service. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 684.
Also surviving are three stepdaughters, Marge Kronk, Mary Lou Porter of Indiana and Iris Jean White of Columbus; a grandson, Brent Rogers of Florida; three sisters, Evelyn Enis, Erma Centofanti of Columbus and Virginia Larimer of Logan; several grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Mabel Conkle Rogers; his second wife, Iris Manshien Rogers; three brothers, Harold, Robert and Wayne Rogers; and a stepgrandson, Jeffrey Wilson.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Schoedinger Linden Chapel, 2741 Cleveland Ave., Columbus, with Pastor Fred Ketner officiating.
Interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

October 7 - 12, 1996

CAROLYN S. LEVERING
Carolyn S. "Sue" Levering, 55, Logan, died Sunday, Oct. 6 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital after an extended illness.
Born March 13, 1941, New Lexington, daughter of the late Ernest G. and Emma J. Dailey Norris Sr., she was married for 22 months to Ralph E. Levering, who survives.
She retired after 32 years of service from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company in Logan. She was a member of Eagles Ladies Auxiliary 2168, VFW Ladies Auxiliary 6430, Women of the Moose Chapter 997 and Amvets Ladies Auxiliary 1776, all of Logan.
Also surviving are a son, John David Miller Sr. of Columbus; a stepson, Jonathan Ralph Levering of Alabama; a daughter, Lucinda Kay "Cindy" Thomas of Logan; a stepdaughter, Robbyn Laurene Levering of Logan; two grandsons, Drew J. Thomas of Logan and John D. Miller Jr. of Columbus; five step granddaughters, Toni L. Valkinburg of Nelsonville, Tanya L. Six of Logan and Stacy M., Lacy L. and Jonda S. Levering, all of Logan; four brothers, Ernest G. Norris Jr. of Sycamore, Ill., Donald and Richard S. Norris, both of New Lexington, and Timothy S. Norris of Newark; and four sisters, Linda L. Targo, Mrs. Rawland (Beverly A.) Moore, Mrs. Donald (Gloria "Jean") Phillips and Mrs. David (Marianne) Howell, all of New Lexington.
She was also preceded in death by a stepson, Stephen R. Levering; three grandchildren, Nicole D. Six and Stephanie L. and Joseph R. Miller; four brothers, Howard R., David P., Jerry E. and Jack L. Norris; and a sister, Barbara L. Harvey.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with Pastor Ed Sharp officiating.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, New Lexington.
Memorial services will be conducted by the Eagles Ladies Auxiliary 2168 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

PEARL E. RAY
Pearl E. Ray, 78, Nelsonville, died Monday, Oct. 7 at Doctors Hospital, Nelsonville.
Born May 24, 1918, Nelsonville, son of the late Charles and Bertha Simonton Ray, he was the widower of Arrietta Dean Ray, who died Feb. 4.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 Wednesday at the funeral home.

DILLON MICHAEL SHOFFNER
Dillon Michael Shoffner, infant son of Christopher Scott and Teresa M. Wolfe Shoffner of Marysville, died Sunday, Oct. 6 at Union County Hospital, Marysville.
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home.

RICHARD M. PHILLIPS
Richard M. Phillips, 73, Pompano Beach, Fla., formerly of Athens, died Sunday, Oct. 6 at Boca Raton Community Hospital.
Born Sept. 15, 1923, Athens, son of the late William R. and Adda P. Alderman Phillips, he was married to Janet Edwards Phillips, who survives.
A World War II Air Force veteran, he was a retired stockbroker with the Ohio Co. in Athens for 27 years.
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Robert L. (Sally) Lilley of Logan and Patricia Phillips of Mason; and three grandchildren, Robin and Austin Lilley and Sara Clendenin.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Alice Philhower and Eleanor Jones; and two brothers, John and William Phillips.
Memorial services will be held at the convenience of the family.
No calling hours will be observed.

MARGARET LOUISE McNEAL
Margaret Louise McNeal, 80, 22185 SR 93 South, Logan, died Wednesday, Oct. 9 at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, after a brief illness.
Born Aug. 23, 1916, Logan, daughter of the late Robert and Julia Clary Lecrone, she was the widow of George W. McNeal.
She was a licensed practical nurse, formerly working at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
Surviving are two daughters, Karen Schevenius of Bend, Ore. and Mary Margaret Greenrod of San Leandro, Calif.; five sons, William J. McNeal of Logan, Charles McNeal of Denver, Colo., Donald and Garry McNeal, both of San Leandro, Calif., and Larry McNeal of Cincinnati; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Pat Lecrone.
Memorial services will be held at the convenience of the family.
No calling hours will be observed.
Burial will be in Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Lockbourne.

LAWRENCE WRIGHT
Lawrence Wright, 64, 33319 Lynch Drive, Logan, died Monday, Oct. 7 at his residence.
Born Nov. 26, 1931, Worthington, he was the son of the late Howard Wiley and Clara Belle Whitescarver Wright.
Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. Bruce C. Livingstone officiating.
No calling hours will be observed.


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