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Elwood Clemmons
Elwood Clemmons, 76, of Prosperity Road, Waverly, died 8:25 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, 2002, at his home. 
He was born March 31, 1925, in Wakefield, Ohio, to the late Emory and Teelie (Green) Clemmons. On March 3, 1946, he married Jacqueline (Minser) Clemmons, who preceded him in death April 22, 2000. 
Surviving are three sons, Lonnie (Sherry) Clemmons, of Piketon, Ladd (Rhonda) Clemmons, of Waverly and Shawn (Lisa) Clemmons, of Piketon; daughter, Dawn (Bill) Jenkins, of Waverly; ten grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Everett Clemmons, of Piketon and Bandy Clemmons, of Toledo, Ohio; sisters, Elnora Aleshire, of Dublin, Ohio and Eva Bartley, of Columbus. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife. 
Mr. Clemmons was a World War II U.S. Army veteran and received a Purple Heart and three Bronze Stars. He served in the Battles of the Bulge, Rhineland and Ardennes. He was a member of Orient Lodge No. 321 F.& A.M., Waverly, and was a member of D.A.V. 
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2002, in Boyer Funeral Home, Waverly, with Rev. Gary Pack officiating. Burial will follow in Bailey Chapel Cemetery, Piketon, with Military Graveside Services by American Legion Merritt Post No. 142, Waverly. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. until the service time Wednesday. Masonic Services by Orient Lodge No. 321 F. & A.M. will be held 7 p.m. Tuesday. 

Carol Ann Conrad
Beloved wife and mother, Carol Ann Conrad, 60, of St. Rt. 23, Chillicothe, passed away Jan. 27, 2002, at Adena Medical Center. 
She was born March 23, 1941, in Kingston, the daughter of Russell "Fat" and Alice Smith Linton. 
On June 5, 1959, she married Cecille Leroy Conrad, who survives. Also surviving are children, Carolyn (Rick) Breeden, Circleville, Christopher (Julie) Conrad, Craig (Karen) Conrad and Casey (Denise) Conrad, all of Chillicothe; brothers, James (Shirley) Linton and David (Pam) Linton, both of Chillicothe; sisters, Erline Seymour, Chillicothe, Katie (Forrest) Phillips, Circleville, Wanda (Robert) Smyers, Florida, Betty (Nathan) Barnes, Circleville and Linda Alexander, Chillicothe; nine grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. 
Carol was predeceased by her parents; sister, Flora Bell Detty; and father-in-law, Carl Conrad. 
A funeral service will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Hill Funeral Home, Kingston, with Rev. Mike Elkins officiating. Burial will follow in Hilter-Ludwig Cemetery. Friends may call at Hill's Tuesday from 2 to 8 p.m. 

Ruth Detty
Ruth Detty, 66, of Chillicothe, died 3:45 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, 2002, at the residence of her daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Gary Wallingford, with whom she lived, following a short illness. 
She was born May 20, 1935, in Pike County, to the late Walter and Elizabeth Daniels May. She was married April 23, 1970, to Kenneth C. Detty, who died Aug. 20, 1993. 
Surviving are daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia and Gary Wallingford, of Chillicothe and Bonnie and Bob Chapman, of Piketon; son and daughter-in-law, James W. Jr. and Kathy Cox, of Londonderry; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Charles and Ellie May, of Nevada, Ohio, Walter Jr. and Vera May, of Chillicothe, Kenneth and Virginia May and Rodney and Donna May, all of Upper Sandusky and Pastor Jeff and Rhonda May, of Latham; sisters, Ida Miller, of Nevada, Ohio, Laura Cawley and Debbie Eigel, both of Upper Sandusky, Sharon Southward, of Carey, Ohio and Joanna Blair, of Nevada, Ohio; sisters and brothers-in-law, Nora and William Powers, of Minford, Glenda and Clarence Hannah, of Utica, Ohio, Vicki and Butch McDannell, of Upper Sandusky and Jenny and Rick Leeth, of Nevada, Ohio; numerous nieces and nephews; and special friends, Nathan and Sharon. 
Ruth was a winner either way; by the healing of her body or by the grave. She was a Born-Again Christian and in her short time of knowing she had cancer, she witnessed for the Lord. Anyone who knew her saw a glow about her. She met her soul-mate and will be waiting at the Golden Gate with open arms for her family. 
She attended the Richmond Dale Church of God. 
A funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday in the Ware Funeral Home, with Pastor John Evans officiating. Burial will follow in Londonderry Cemetery. Friends may call at Ware's from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. 
Nettie A. Storts
Nettie A. Storts, 55, of Frankfort, died 1:15 a.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2002, at Valley View Alzheimers Care Center, Frankfort. 
She was born March 31, 1946, in Highland County, the daughter of the late Gouldra and Nettie "Flon" Steele Storts. 
She is survived by sisters, Phyllis Delaney, of Dayton and Jerriene Underwood, of Westerville; brothers, Wilbur (Sue) Storts, of Frankfort, Ray (Vickie) Storts, of Chillicothe and Eugene (Dorothy) Storts, of Westerville. Also surviving are several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Phillips; and one brother, Joe Storts. 
Nettie worked at First Capital Enterprises. She had attended the Pioneer School, where she was a cheerleader for the basketball team. 
A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2002, at 11 a.m. in Greenlawn Cemetery, Frankfort, with Brother Bob Rose officiating. Calling hours will not be observed. The Ebright Funeral Home of Frankfort is serving the family. 
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Pioneer School, 11268 Co. Rd. 550, Chillicothe, Ohio 45601. 

Harry Franklin Ingham, Jr. 
Harry Franklin Ingham Jr., 77, of Chillicothe died at 4:05 p.m. Monday at Westmorland Place in Chillicothe. 
He was on June 28, 1924 in Chillicothe, and was a retired millwright at Chilpaco. He is survived by his wife. 
Arrangements are pending at Boyer Funeral Home in Waverly. 
Originally published Tuesday, January 29, 2002

Juanita R. Zanka 
Juanita R. Zanka, 88, formerly of Chillicothe, died Sunday evening in Crystal Lake, Ill. 
She was the widow of Henry R. Zanka. 
Arrangements are being completed by the Fawcett Oliver Glass and Palmer Funeral Home. 
Originally published Tuesday, January 29, 2002

Jean E. Adams
Jean E. Adams, 55, of Chillicothe, died 2:15 a.m. Monday, Feb. 18, 2002, in Berger Hospital, Circleville, following an extended illness. 
She was born April 21, 1946, in Highland County, to the late Clarence and Elizabeth Stevens Chapman. 
She was married March 17, 1962, to Glen E. "Bud" Adams, who survives, along with sons and daughters-in-law, Buddy and Wendy Adams and Danny and Jill Adams, all of Chillicothe and Mike and Amy Adams, of Richmond Dale; seven grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; brother, John Chapman, of Chillicothe; brothers and sisters-in-law, Clarence and Barbara Chapman, of Chillicothe and Charles and Barbara Chapman, of Galion, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a stepgrandson and a step-great-grandson. 
Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Thursday in the Ware Funeral Home, with Pastor Larry Ault officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery. Friends may call at Ware's from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. 

Ruth S. Jackson
Ruth S. Jackson, 95, of Kingston, died Feb. 18, 2002, in Berger Hospital. 
She was born Jan. 5, 1907, the daughter of M.A. and Myrtle Rhoads Shepard. On Dec. 26, 1940, she married Bert Jackson, who died Aug. 1, 1976. 
Ruth was a member of the Kingston U.M. Church and Kingston Eastern Star. 
Surviving are daughters, Karen L. (Jack) Lunsford, Chillicothe and Roberta C. Shaw, Plain City; brother, Robert Shepard, Bucyrus; sister, Carolyn King, Kingston; grandchildren, Jack Lunsford, Jr., Sheila, Cindy (Jack) Hicks, Teresa Clever, David, Scott (Lori) Lunsford, all of Chillicothe, Ted (Debra) Lunsford, Columbus, Mark (Becky) Shaw, Williamsport, Dan (Margaret) Shaw, Cincinnati and Phoebe (Paul) Holland, Plain City; great-grandchildren, Gayle and Brian Lunsford, Will and Jason Gougeon, Steven and Seth Clever, all of Chillicothe, Kevin, Kyle and Kristin Lunsford, Columbus, Drew, Richard, Rachel, Kevin, Anna and Benjamin Shaw, Joshua, Jessie and Mikayla Holland. 
Ruth was also predeceased by grandchildren, Pamela, Jillian and Rick. 
Funeral service will be Thursday 1:30 p.m. at the Hill Funeral Home, with Rev. Bennett officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Friends may call at Hill's Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. with an Eastern Star service at 7:30 p.m. 

Gordon L. Roush
Gordon L. Roush, 65, of Chillicothe, died unexpectedly 1:21 a.m. Feb. 15, 2002, in Adena Regional Medical Center. 
He was born Dec. 8, 1936, in Ross County, to the late Roy and Pauline Houser Roush. 
He is survived by numerous cousins, including Earl Kuhn, Kingston, Betty Lou Archey, Chillicothe and Juanita Croft, Columbus. 
Mr. Roush had retired from Peabody Noise Control in Dublin, Ohio, where he worked as a welder. He was a Korean War Navy veteran. 
Military graveside services conducted by the Ross County Veterans Firing Squad will be held 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Greenlawn Cemetery, Frankfort, with Rev. David Brown officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday at noon at the Haller Funeral Home. 

William H. Oren 
William H. Oren, 82, of Davis Road, Bainbridge, died 1:25 a.m. Sunday at Pike Community Hospital. 
He is survived by his wife, Gladys and one daughter. 
Funeral arrangements are pending at Smith-Moore Funeral Home, Bainbridge. 
Originally published Tuesday, February 19, 2002

Janice K. Miller 
Janice K. Miller, 60, of Tulsa, Okla., formerly of Chillicothe, died 5 p.m. Sunday in Saint Francis Hospital, Tulsa, following a brief illness. 
She was the wife of John R. Miller. 
Arrangements are pending at the Ware Funeral Home. 
Originally published Tuesday, February 19, 2002

Louise Smith 
Louise Smith, 76, of Kingston, died Monday. 
Arrangements are pending at the Hill Funeral Home, Kingston. 
Originally published Tuesday, February 19, 2002

Clifford Eli Chaney
Clifford Eli Chaney, 89, of Fifth Street, Waverly, died 2 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2002, at the home of his daughter. 
He was born June 15, 1912, in Bowersville, Ohio, to the late Frank and Goldie (Starkey) Chaney. He was married Dec. 18, 1931, to Helen L. (Leaverton) Chaney, who preceded him in death June 3, 2001. 
Surviving are son, Paul (Barbara) Chaney, of Waverly; daughters, Alice (George) Wright, of Chillicothe and Saundra (Larry) Burkholder, of Frostburg, Md.; ten grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and brothers, Orin Chaney, of Pleasant Plain, Ohio and Ralph Chaney, of West Carolton, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; one son, Edmund Chaney; four brothers, Elwood, Carl, Eber and Paul Chaney; and a sister, Alice Mae McKee. 
Mr. Chaney was a retired Mead Corporation employee and a Marine Corps veteran of World War II. He was a member of Richmond Dale Baptist Church. 
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Monday, June 10, 2002, in Boyer Funeral Home, Waverly, with Rev. Larry Burkholder and Rev. G.T. Wright officiating. Burial will follow in Little Mound Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday and from noon to 1 p.m. Monday. 
Memorial gifts may be made to Richmond Dale Baptist Church, in care of Rev. G.T. Wright, 3781 Higby Rd., Chillicothe, Ohio. 
We cherish the memories of our loving and caring Dad and Grandpa. 

Dewey Everhart
Dewey Everhart, 72, of Lapperell Road, Bainbridge, died 8:55 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2002 at Oak Hill Hospital, Florida. 
He was born Feb. 9, 1930 in Ross County, the son of Emil and Helen McNeal Everhart. He is survived by his wife, RosaLee Bumgardner Everhart, two daughters, Marilyn Sue Gregg of Bainbridge and Gwendolyn Lee Montgomery of Hillsboro; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; six brothers and sisters, Thelma Watson of Greenfield, Donna Huggins of Port St. Lucy., Fla., Frank Everhart of Greenfield, Norma Jean Embree of Frankfort, Harvey Everhart of Greenfield, Judy Bell of Washington Court House and mother-in-law Mina Bumgardner. 
Dewey was a retired farmer. 
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2002 at the Bainbridge Church of Christ with Troy Villars officiating. Burial will follow in Bainbridge Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Smith-Moore Funeral Home, Bainbridge. 

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