Miscellaneous Hocking County, Ohio Obituaries - 1996

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April 1 - 6, 1996

JOHN H. CAMPBELL
John H. Campbell, 74, Logan, died Saturday, March 30 in the extended care unit of Hocking Valley Community Hospital after an extended illness.
Born Aug. 17, 1921, New Pittsburg, son of the late Harry E. and Maggie Mae Burton Campbell, he was married to Pauline M. Davis Campbell, who survives.
A World War II Army veteran, he was retired from the Logan Post Office as a mail carrier. He was a member of VFW of Logan and American Legion Post 78.
Also surviving are a son, John D. (Maggie) Campbell of Lancaster; a daughter, Mrs. Pete (Marcia E.) McDaniel of Logan; three grandchildren, Scott Campbell and Stephanie and Erica McDaniel; a brother, Joe (Helen) Hilton of Logan; a sister, Mrs. Dale (Loretta) Helber of Logan; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by one son; and one grandson.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. Betty J. Brooks 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 today and 9 a.m. until time of services Tuesday at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to Logan-Hocking Middle School Library, One Middle School Drive, Logan, Ohio 43138 or Hocking Valley Community Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 966, Logan, Ohio 43138.

DONALD SPENCER
Donald Spencer, 82, Nelsonville, died Sunday, March 31 at Pine Hills Continuing Care Center, Nelsonville.
Born Oct. 15, 1913, Murray City, he was the son of the late Jesse and Effie Wilson Spencer.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Connett Cemetery, Athens County.
Friends may call anytime Tuesday at the funeral home with the family in attendance from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9.

SHERRY L. HALL
Sherry L. Hall, 54, Burr Oak Boulevard, Nelsonville, died Monday, April 1 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.
Born Sept. 2, 1941, Nelsonville, daughter of Mamie Woodrum McGuire of Nelsonville and the late Eugene Evans, she was married to James Hall, who survives.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Memory Gardens, Nelsonville.
Friends may call anytime today at the funeral home with the family in attendance from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9.

BARNEY E. PERRY
Barney E. Perry, 59, Glouster, died Monday, April 1 in Oakdale.
Born Aug. 14, 1936, Athens County, he was the son of the late Joe W. and Susan Ann Stires Perry.
Surviving are three brothers, Arret Perry of Buckeye Lake, Joey Perry of Glouster and Harry Perry of Columbus.
She was also preceded in death by one brother; and three sisters.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster, with Linda Berry officiating.
Burial will be in Glouster Cemetery.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

WAVALENE KNOX
Wavalene Knox, 74, Ft. Myers, Fla., died Monday, April 1 at Ocean Springs Hospital, Ocean Springs, Miss.
Born July 10, 1921, Hocking County, daughter of the late Harry Russell and Ethel Gertrude Appleman Primmer, she was the widow of Charles A. Knox.
A 1939 Union Furnace graduate, she was a retired supervisor for Gallipolis State Institution. She was a member of Venus Chapter 76 OES, Marion Grange and BPW. She was also a member of Estero United Methodist of Estero, Fla. and a former member of Mt. Pleasant and Trinity United Methodist churches.
Surviving are a son, John Howard Stage of Pittsburgh, Pa.; two granddaughters, Deborah Elizabeth Stage of San Francisco, Calif. and Zoje Toroweap Stage of Pittsburgh, Pa.; a stepson, Thomas K. Knox of Nashville, Tenn.; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Davis (Jean) Hite of Ft. Myers, Fla.; two stepgrandchildren, Hillary and Mallory Knox. both of Nashville, Tenn.; five brothers, Harry Primmer of Trinity, Ala., Frank Primmer of Bucyrus, Ralph Primmer of Columbus, James Primmer of Logan and Carl Primmer of Reno, Nev.; and three sisters, Mrs. John (Thelma) McGarvey and Mrs. Earl (Carol) Kitchen, both of Logan, and Mrs. Worley (Mary) Perry of Shelby.
She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Donald Bethel; and a sister, Ellen Lucinda Primmer.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Dennis Daley officiating.
Burial will be in New Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 Tuesday at the funeral home.
Eastern Star memorial services will be conducted 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 944, Logan, Ohio 43138 or to Central Ohio Diabetes Association.

MABEL E. LeFEVER
Mabel E. LeFever, 92, Glouster, died Wednesday, April 3 at Logan Health Care Center.
Born Dec. 23, 1903, Trimble, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Addison and Oca Clark LeFever.
She retired as a school teacher after 45 years of service in Glouster and Murray City. She was a member of Glouster United Methodist Church.
Surviving are a brother, Clark (Beulah) LeFever of Columbus; and a niece, Mrs. Richard (Binnie Jo) LeFever Neel of Charlotte, N.C.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Ernestine LeFever.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster, with the Rev. Connie Powers officiating.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

CARL SEIPEL
Carl Seipel, 50, Heartland-Fairfield Nursing Home, Lancaster, died Wednesday, April 3 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.
Born Jan. 27, 1946, Portage County.
Private funeral services will be held under the arrangement of Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville.

DOROTHY WALKER BOLDEN
Dorothy Walker Bolden, 77, Lancaster, died Friday, April 5, at her residence.
She is survived by three sisters, Mrs. Jerry (Helen) Savage, betty (George) Carlisle) and Sue (Paul) Hockman, all of Logan; a brother, Ronald (Jean) Walker of Logan; and a sister-in-law, Veronica Walker of Lancaster.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George; two brothers, Walter and Delmar Walker; and three sisters, Nettie Woltz, Jean Berry and Jeannine Rutter.
Services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Frank E. Smith Funeral Home, Lancaster, with Pastor John W. Harra officiating.
Burial will be in Floral Hills Memory Gardens.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

NORA M. RUTTER
Nora Mae Rutter, 89, Glouster, died Friday, April 5 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.
Born Feb. 14, 1907, Ross County, daughter of the late Delbert and Amanda Rutter Knott, she was the widow of Samuel Rutter.
Graveside funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hilltop Cemetery, Millfield.
No calling hours will be observed.
Arrangements are by Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster.

April 8 - 13, 1996

WILLIAM J. GWILYM SR.
William J. "B.J." Gwilym Sr., 73, Jacksonville, died Saturday, April 6 at Doctors Hospital, Nelsonville.
Born Dec. 4, 1922, Glouster, son of the late John Gwilym and Jennet Hill Gwilym Thompson, he was married to Marilyn D. Bulstrom Gwilym, who survives.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at Redtown Free Methodist Church, Jacksonville.
Burial will be in Taylor Ridge Cemetery, Glouster.
Military graveside services will be conducted by Combined Color Guard Unit of Athens County.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, and one hour prior to services Tuesday at the church.

LINDA N. SMART
Linda N. Smart, 51, Nelsonville, died Friday, April 5 in Columbus.
Born Nov. 3, 1944, Columbus, daughter of the late Ralph W. and Wilda H. McNight Baer, she was married to Charles J. Smart, who survives.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Knollwood Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

DORA L. DAUGHERTY
Dora L. Daugherty, 96, died Sunday, April 7 at Riverside Hospital, Columbus.
She was the widow of Alvey "Whitey" Daugherty.
She was a retired manager at Kline Realty Co.
Surviving are a son, James L. Wilson Sr. of Lancaster; a stepdaughter, Mary K. Walker of Lancaster; a stepson, James H. Daugherty of Logan; special friends, Peg Woltz and Jane and Chad Rager; five grandchildren, Mrs. Gary (Cheryl) Schulte, Mrs. Don (Rhonda) Quaintance, Mrs. Roy (Cindi) Johnson, James L. (Leann) Wilson Jr. and Mrs. Kalvin (Saundra) Inman; five great-grandchildren, Amanda and Andrew Schulte, Kelly Quaintance, Katey Inman and Cory Johnson; several stepgrandchildren; several step great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives, neighbors and friends.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Shaw-Davis Funeral Home, Beechwold-Clintonville Chapel, 4341 N. High St., Columbus.
Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

MILDRED FRANK
Mildred Frank, 81, Poplar Street, Nelsonville, died Saturday, April 6 at Doctors Hospital, Nelsonville.
Born Jan. 24, 1915, Athens County, daughter of the late Charles and Clara Thomas Edmundson, she was the widow of Harold Frank, who died March 1, 1969.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. today at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville.

BONNILENE L. O'NAIL
Bonnilene L. O'Nail, 73, Pine Hills Continuing Care Center, formerly of Walnut Street, Nelsonville, died Sunday, April 7 at Pine Hills Continuing Care Center.
Born July 22, 1922, Floodwood, daughter of the late Joseph and Marie Warren Powell, she was the widow of Carl O'Nail, who died Feb. 25, 1995.
She was retired from the William Brooks Shoe Co. after 29 years of service.
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Bob (Cheryl) Douglas of Albany, Mrs. Kenny (Fauna) Hanning of Nelsonville and Mrs. Roy (Debbie) Smith of Athens; two sisters, Mrs. Don (Betty) Yost and Mrs. Emmett (Vera) Davis, both of Nelsonville; two brothers, Richard (Faunie) Powell and Billy Joe (June) Powell, both of Nelsonville; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Kelly Douglas; and two sisters, Harriett Chalfan and Ruth Hook.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville, with the Rev. Micheal Thomas officiating.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call after 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.

ELIZABETH SHERLOCK
Elizabeth Sherlock, 77, Bremen, died Sunday, April 7 at her residence.
Born July 8, 1918, Columbus, she was the daughter of the late Elza and Ethel Sherlock.
She was a retired legal secretary from Anchor Hocking Glass and a member of Avalon United Brethren in Christ Church.
Surviving are a brother, Fred (Faith) Sherlock of Bremen; two nephews, John (Susan) Rogers of Lancaster and Jeff (Joan) Sherlock of Huntington, Ind.; four nieces, Mrs. David (Sue) Zimmerman of Juneau, Alaska, Mrs. John (Shirley) Holland of Alexandria, Va., Mrs. Peter (Betsy) Martindale of Marysville and Mary Jane Sherlock of Bremen; and 15 great nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Cyril Sherlock; and a sister, Claudia Sherlock Rogers.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday at Snyder-Sheridan Funeral Home, Bremen, with the Rev. Charles Wheatley officiating.
Burial will be in Grandview Cemetery, Bremen.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to Center For The Visually Impaired, 500 N. High St., Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

MESKLE M. SPEARS
Meskle M. Spears, 67, Congo, died Monday, April 8 at her residence.
Born June 13, 1928, Buchtel, daughter of the late Floyd and Elizabeth Bolin, she was married to Chuck Spears, who survives.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at Brown Funeral Home, Murray City.
Burial will be in Beech Grove Cemetery, Perry County.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Wednesday at the funeral home.

GARY LEE DRAKE
Gary Lee Drake, 45, Glouster, died Tuesday, April 9 at O'Bleness Memorial Hospital, Athens.
Born Nov. 16, 1950, Athens County, son of the late Wilbur and Wilma Mills Drake, he was married to Laurie Tucker Drake, who survives.
He was employed at T.S. Trim in Athens.
Also surviving are two sons, Gary Michael and Jeffrey Wayne Drake, both of the home; two brothers, Wilbur Drake Jr. of Lancaster and John William "Bill" Drake of Redtown; two sisters, and Janice Anne Dorton and Betty Roberts, both of Glouster.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and Robert Drake.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Friday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster, with David Couch officiating.
Interment will be in Taylor Ridge Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Thursday at the funeral home.

CLYDE D. JACKSON
Clyde D. Jackson, 76, 536 E. Chestnut St., Lancaster, died Tuesday, April 9 at his residence.
Son of the late William R. and Della Dupler Jackson, he was married to Mary Louise Jackson, who survives.
A World War II Army Air Force veteran, he was a retired construction supervisor with Columbia Gas Transmission Co. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, American Legion Post 11, Eagles Lodge and all Lancaster Masonic Bodies. He was active with Lancaster Veterans Burial Squad.
Also surviving are a son, Lindel (Sue) Jackson of Lancaster, two stepdaughters, Mrs. Bob (Lynn) Shirk and Katie Enoch, both of Lancaster; a grandson, Jonathan Jackson; two stepgranddaughters, Lisa Elder and Heather Breining; two sisters, Mrs. Herb (Juanita) Sudlow of Enterprise and Mrs. Willis (Mary Louise) Morris of Lancaster; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by his first wife, June Jackson; and two brothers, Robert and Roy Jackson.
Funeral services will be held 11:30 a.m. at Sheridan Funeral Home, Lancaster, with Dr. Brooks W. Heck officiating.
Burial will be in Forest Rose Cemetery, Lancaster.
Graveside services will be conducted by Lancaster Veterans Burial Detail.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.
Masonic services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home by Lancaster Lodge 57 F&AM.
The family suggests contributions be made to Hospice of Fairfield County or First United Methodist Church.

JULIA E. SMITH
Julia E. Smith, 82, Logan, died Tuesday, April 9 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Sept. 25, 1913, Delaware County, daughter of the late Scott and Nora Budd Root, she was the widow of Frank Smith.
A homemaker, she was a former employee of Hills Cab Company of Columbus.
Surviving are a son, Larry Lee Jackson of Gibisonville; a daughter, Mrs. Dan (Rita C.) Robers of Logan; a brother, Bernard "Bud" Root of Titusville, Fla.; a special niece, Dorothy Boring of Delaware; 11 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Wilmer Scott Jackson; and five sisters, Helen School, Bernice Jacob, Mabel Hughes, Eunice Murphy and Florence Smith.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Daniel Wilson officiating.
Burial will be in Laurel Cemetery, Hocking County.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Thursday at the funeral home.

GEORGE W. WHITMORE
George W. Whitmore, 96, Pine Hills Continuing Care Center, Nelsonville, died Tuesday, April 9 at the center.
Born Aug. 5, 1899, Bessemer, son of the late John B. and Philipena Hopstetter Whitmore, he was the widower of Marie Smith Whitmore, who died Jan. 28, 1978.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

JERRY G. HAMILTON
Jerry G. Hamilton, 56, 885 James Road, Logan, died Wednesday, April 10 of an apparent heart attack at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Nov. 29, 1939, Hocking County, son of Nellie Holliday Hamilton of Logan and the late Donald Hamilton, he was married to Charlotte J. Paugh of Oklahoma City, Okla., who survives.
A 1959 New Straitsville High School graduate, he was a Ford Motor Company employee and a member of UAW and Elyria Christian Church.
Also surviving are two sons, Glenn (Angela) Hamilton of Midwest City, Okla. and David Hamilton of Oklahoma City, Okla.; six brothers, Donald (Joan) Hamilton, Ernie (Daryle) Hamilton and Lester (Judy) Hamilton, all of Logan, Lawrence (Peggy) Hamilton of Newark and Jim and Roger Hamilton, both of New Straitsville; four sisters, Mrs. Toke (Della) Dexter of New Plymouth, Mrs. Albert (Brenda) Wahl of Logan, Mrs. Mike (Linda) Ford of Columbus and Loris Cauthron of Logan; and one grandchild.
He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Cheryl Hamilton; a brother, Earl Hamilton; and a sister, Carolyn Burns.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with Wayne Andrick officiating.
Burial will be in Ebenezer Baptist Cemetery, Perry County.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

RONALD D. HOGUE SR.
Ronald Dean Hogue Sr., 50, Columbus, formerly of Glouster, died Tuesday, April 9 at his residence.
Born June 21, 1945, Glouster, he was the son of the late William and Dora Binderbasin Hogue.
A Vietnam War Navy veteran, he was a shipping and receiving clerk at 3M Company in Columbus.
Surviving are two sons, Ronald Dean Hogue Jr. of Texas and Kevin Lee Hogue of Columbus; two daughters, Candice Skinner of Texas and Kathy Sue Hogue of Columbus; one grandchild; two brothers, Charles Hogue of Virginia Beach, Va. and Gerald Hogue of Glouster; a half brother, Raymond Nelson Martin of New Philadelphia; and a half sister, Wanda Wright of Murray City.
She was also preceded in death by a half sister, Eileen Horn.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster, with the Rev. Terry Jesse officiating.
Interment will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.
Military graveside services will be conducted by the Combined Color Guard Unit.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Friday at the funeral home.

DOROTHY L. CROSBY
Dorothy L. Crosby, 67, Laurelville, died Tuesday, April 9 as a result of an automobile accident.
Born March 16, 1929, Ross County, daughter of the late Wilbert and Gwenn Fullen Graves, she was married to Dexter Crosby, who survives.
She was retired from General Electric and a member of VFW Auxiliary.
Also surviving are a son, Mike (Carol) Crosby of Stoutsville; three stepgrandchildren; a brother, Russell Graves of Chillicothe; and three sisters, Annabelle Rhymer, Verna Hartley and Mildred Timmons, all of Stoutsville.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Wellman Funeral Home, Laurelville, with the Rev. Dan Shepherd officiating.
Burial will be in Green Summit Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at the funeral home.

EMMA ALTONA MALONE
Emma Altona Poling Blackburn Malone, 57, Logan, died Thursday, April 11 at Grant Medical Center, Columbus, after an extended illness.
Born Sept. 1, 1937, Lancaster, daughter of the late Raymond and Gladys Marcella Orr Poling, she was married to Don Malone, who survives.
She was a member of Faith Tabernacle. She was the last of a family of eight.
Also surviving are seven sons, Rick, Randy, Stan and Rodney Blackburn, all of Logan, Sam and Bobby Blackburn, both of Columbus, and Mark Blackburn of Tennessee; a daughter, Diane Lloyd of Logan; three stepsons, Don E. Malone Jr. and Gary Malone, both of Logan, and Larry Malone of Lancaster; five stepdaughters, Debra Rittgers, Marilyn Sue Disbennette, Carolyn Sue Smith, Donna Lynn Tufts and Shirley Marie Buckner, all of Logan; 17 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; 23 stepgrandchildren; and five step great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Stanley Blackburn, who died Aug. 18, 1992.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. King Kelly officiating.
Burial will be in New Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 Sunday at the funeral home.

April 15 - 20, 1996

MYRTLE V. BRANDT
Myrtle V. Brandt, 103, Logan, died Sunday, April 14 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Feb. 10, 1893, Columbus, she was the widow of Rugg H. Brandt, who died Nov. 9, 1971.
Graveside funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Oak Grove Cemetery.
The family suggests contributions be made to Hocking Valley Community Hospital, P.O. Box 961 or Hocking Valley Historical Society, P.O. Box 262, both Logan, Ohio 43138.
Arrangements are by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home.

THOMAS N. ERVIN
Thomas N. Ervin, 53, New Lexington, died Friday, April 12 at Mount Carmel Medical Center, Columbus.
Born Oct. 19, 1942, near New Lexington, son of the late Walter and Hilda Hamrick Ervin, he was married to Virginia VanMeter Ervin, who survives.
He was a 1960 graduate of Shawnee High School and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
He was a member of the New Lexington American Legion Post 188; VFW, Perry County Post; the Perry County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society; and the Vinton County Historical Society.
He was a former employee of Rockwell International and a retired UAW member, Local 1037, both in Newark.
He served as the Past Master of Shawnee Masonic Lodge 526 F&AM where he currently served as the secretary; past High Priest of the Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of Ohio, Logan Chapter 75; a life member of the Grand Council of Royal and Select Masons of Ohio, Hock Hocking Council 39, where he currently served as the Illustrious Master; past Commander, Logan Commandry 78, Knight Templer, Logan, where he currently served as the senior warden.
He was a member of the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite, Valley of Cambridge; and the past Worthy Patron of the Order of the Eastern Star, Bluebell Chapter 151, Shawnee, currently serving as the chaplain.
He is also survived by one son, Dwane Ervin of McCuneville; one daughter, Audra Ervin, her fiance Jim Dishon, and his son, Jonathan, of Shawnee; one sister, Carolyn Kish of Lancaster; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Bonnie Dumolt and Marleen Warner; and five brothers, Bill, Jack, Dwane, Bob and Skip Ervin.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Humphrey Funeral Home, Shawnee, with the Rev. Ernie Perkins officiating.
Burial will be at Shawnee Cemetery.
Friends may call all day today at the funeral home where Masonic services will be held at 7:30 p.m.
Casket honor guard by the Logan Commandry.

BEULAH F. HARRIS
Beulah F. Harris, 89, Shawnee, died Sunday, April 14 at her residence.
Born Aug. 5, 1906, Corning, daughter of the late Charles and Evelyn Brown Sherrard, she was married to Robert "Bob" Harris, who survives.
She is also survived by two daughters, Helen Metcalf of Mt. Vernon and Delores Williams of Jackson; two sons, Bob Harris of Wellington and Jack Harris of Corning; two sisters, Florence Pargon of Dublin and Catherine Reed of McCuneville; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one brother, Charles Sherrard; one sister, Beatrice Faggley; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Humphrey Funeral Home, Shawnee, with the Revs. Clarence Thompson and Melissa Lamb officiating.
Burial will be at the New Lexington Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home after 3 p.m. Tuesday.

MARY Z. HUGHES
Mary Zella Hughes, 79, Crook Road, Lancaster, died Saturday, April 13 at her residence.
She was the widow of John Hughes.
A retired assembler from RBM and manager of the Bird Cage Bar until 1983, she was a member of Hopewell United Methodist Church.
Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Richard (Barbara) Spencer, Mrs. Bryan (Ann) Hines and Mrs. Steve (Linda) Hoffman, all of Lancaster, Mrs. Charles (Betty) Young of Baltimore and Mrs. Harold (Nellie) White of Amanda; two sons, Jeff Hughes and Robert (Darla) Hughes, both of Lancaster; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; two brother-in-laws, Eric (Shirley) Hughes and Delton (Margaret) Hughes; four sister-in-laws, Donna King, Phyliss King, Jean Hughes and Betty (Eldor) Reicherts; and several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a son, John Hughes; two brothers, Robert and Harry King; a sister, Dorothy Davis; and a granddaughter, Tona Spencer.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Sheridan Funeral Home, Lancaster, with the Rev. Eraladene Heffner officiating.
Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Lancaster.
Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
The family suggests contributions be made to Hospice of Fairfield County.

GLADYS M. INBODEN
Gladys M. Inboden, 85, Logan, died Tuesday, April 16 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.
Born Oct. 15, 1910, Hocking County, daughter of the late Daniel and Sarah Davis Bailey, she was the widow of Gilbert Inboden, who died July 14, 1950.
She retired from Goodyear and was a former employee of Logan Pottery Company and the former Blossers Restaurant.
Surviving are a son, James E. (Juanita) Inboden of Logan; two daughters, Mrs. Robert (Nancy) Beck and Mrs. Richard (Sharon) Sigler Sr., both of Logan; a brother, Gene Bailey of Logan; and a sister, Mable Chambers of Logan.
She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Wyckoff; a grandson, Richard Sigler Jr.; a granddaughter, Tonda Beck; two brothers, Elmer and Harvey Bailey; a sister, Florence Brown; and an infant sister.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Greg Inboden officiating.
Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Hocking County.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

GRACE I. PATTERSON
Grace I. Patterson, 75, Logan, died Friday, April 19, at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
She was a homemaker.
Daughter of the late Craig E. and Alice A. (Drake) Owings, she was born July 5, 1920 at Gore. She was an avid bingo player, a longtime bowler, and a former member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.
Survivors include a daughter, Marilyn McWilliams, Columbus; two sons and daughters-in-law, Craig E. and Terry Patterson, Hide-A-Way Hills, and William E. and Shirley C. Patterson, Cambridge; three sisters and a brother-in-law, Mildred and Don Steward, Logan, Hazel Trader, Gore, and Alberta Yates, Chattanooga, Tenn.; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William O. Patterson, on July 13, 1983, and a brother, John Owings.
Calling hours will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to p.m. Sunday at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, where services will be at 11 a.m. Monday with Vernon W. Barrell, minister, officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Logan.

EVELYN MAE SIMONTON
Evelyn Mae Simonton, 76, Dorr Run Road, Nelsonville, died Thursday, April 18 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.
Born Oct. 31, 1919, Nelsonville, daughter of the late Ashford and Winifred Riddlebarger Stufflebean, she married to Marion Simonton, who survives.
Funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Carbon Hill Cemetery.
Friends may call after 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.


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