Obituaries

Mary Elizbeth Wilson

February 12, 2020

Mary Elizbeth Wilson, 48, of Cowen, formerly of Maine, passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at her residence, after a courageous battle with leukemia. She was born April 26, 1971 in Presque Isle, Maine, a daughter of the late Leland and Marie Cha

Gwendolyn Fadora (Johnson) Carpenter

February 6, 2020

Gwendolyn Fadora (Johnson) Carpenter, 86, of Cowen, West Virginia, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on February 6, 2020, after an extended illness. She was born in Half Acre, in Webster County, WV, on July 9, 1933, to the late Fredrick T. and

Susan Lou Workman

January 23, 2020

Susan Lou Workman of Craigsville passed away Thursday January 23, 2020 at the Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston. She was born the daughter of the late Ted and Vernie Gay Mullens Williams. Susan was a retired floral designer for Craigsville Florist

Joseph Allen Crites

January 19, 2020

Joseph Allen Crites, 43, of Fairmont, WV, passed away peacefully on January 19, 2020 at his residence. He was a 1994 graduate of Webster County High School and Fairmont State College with a BS Degree in Electronics Engineering, and was employed by

Ruby C. Hart

December 31, 2019

Ruby C. Hart, 96, of Cowen, passed away peacefully Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at the Webster Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born May 1, 1923 at Strouds Creek, a daughter of the late Coligna and Mamie Curry Chapman. Ruby graduated from

Bernard Douglas Trenter

December 27, 2019

Bernard Douglas Trenter, 76, of Cowen, passed away Friday, December 27, 2019. He was born March 26, 1943 in Bolair, a son of the late Rufus and Iva Payne Trenter. He was a former coal miner and worked at the Bolair Recycling Center. Bernard enjoye

Elizabeth Louise Gray

December 24, 2019

Elizabeth Louise Gray, 93, of Upper Glade, passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at the Summersville Regional Medical Center after a short illness. She was born January 27, 1926 in Charleston, West Virginia, a daughter of the late Earl and Gracie We

Karen Jean Cochran

December 23, 2019

Karen Jean Cochran, 60, of Lewisburg, WV formerly of Webster and Nicholas County passed away Monday, December 23, 2019 at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown after an extended illness. She was born February 25, 1959 in Beckley a daughter of Glori

Jacob E. “Jake” Collins

December 4, 2019

Jacob E. “Jake” Collins, 48, of Cowen, passed away Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at the Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, He was born July 18, 1971 in Webster Springs, a son of Douglas Collins and Joanne Remeides. Jake was disable

John William Peyatt

December 4, 2019

John William Peyatt,75, of Craigsville, passed away Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at the Summersville Regional Medical Center. He was born March 14, 1944 in Craigsville, a son of the late George Morgan “Pat” and Arilla Case Peyatt. John was a de

Everett Marshall Ehabe

December 4, 2019

Everett Marshall Ehabe, 4, passed away tragically Wednesday, December 4, 2019 from injuries received in an auto accident. He was born July 16, 2015 in Charleston, WV, a son of Gregory Ehabe and Whitney Hoover. Everett attended Bester Elementary pr

Jody Wolverton

November 24, 2019

Jody Wolverton, 37, of Erbacon, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, November 24, 2019 at his residence. He was born August 18, 1982 in Webster Springs, a son of Darlene Wolverton and the late Mitchell Wolverton. Jody was a coal miner working for Af

Rosie Lee Smith

November 14, 2019

Rosie Lee Smith, 76, of Upperglade passed away peacefully Thursday, November 14, 2018 at Ruby Memorial Hospital surrounded by family. She was born March 27, 1943 in Richwood, WV, a daughter of the late Boyd and Mabel Salisbury. Rosie was a dedicat

Mary Ann Woods

November 11, 2019

Mary Ann Woods, 65, of Summersville, passed away Monday, November 11, 2019 at her residence after a courageous battle with ALS. She was born August 7, 1954 in Richwood, a daughter of the late Buster and Jane Hinkle Keiffer. Mary Ann was a homemaker a

Paul David Callahan

October 27, 2019

Paul David Callahan, 74, of Winfield, passed away on October 27, 2019 at his home. He was born on April 16, 1945 in Charleston WV to the late Paul and Nadine Starcher Callahan. Paul was a graduate of Cowen High School in 1963, graduated from Mo