Obituaries


Veteran

Robert Thomas Kelley

June 25, 2022

Robert Thomas Kelley, 88, of Upperglade, passed away Saturday, June 25, 2022 at Huntington Health and Rehab Center in Huntington, West Virginia. He was born on December 12, 1933 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A son of the late William Kelley and Armull...

Priscilla Kay Thomas

June 22, 2022

Priscilla Kay Thomas, 64, of Cowen passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 22, 2022 at her residence after an extended illness. She was born January 11, 1958 in Nicholas County a daughter of the late James Mark and Edna Jean Utt Thomas. Priscilla was...

Michael Dean Russell

June 13, 2022

Michael Dean Russell, of Cowen, passed away on Monday June 13, 2022 at the Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg, West Virginia, after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Mike was born on February 5, 1958 to the late Jubert Russell and Goldie Williams. H...

Charlotte Y. Downey

June 10, 2022

Charlotte Y. Downey, 84 of Chelyan, West Virginia, passed peacefully on June 10, 2022. She was preceded in death by her husband, James C. Downey, Sr (Wheeler), her granddaughter Sara Downey, and her siblings, Tommy, Helen, Lehr, Kimmy, Carl Lloyd, an...

Lisa Machele Mathes

May 30, 2022

Lisa Machele Mathes, 49, of Cowen, West Virginia, passed away Monday May 30, 2022, after a sudden illness at United Hospital Center. She was born September 8, 1972 in Summersville, West Virginia. The daughter of the late Willie Dale Williams (Pepo) a...

Wanda “Betty” Wamsley

May 22, 2022

Wanda “Betty” Wamsley, 98, of Williams River, passed away at her home, May 22, 2022. She was born March 2, 1924 in Belpre, Ohio the daughter of the late James Sylvester and Martha Eva Griffith Sibert. Betty was a homemaker and enjoyed gardenin...

Bryson Lee Williams

May 17, 2022

Bryson Lee Williams, 20, of Cowen, WV, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at his home. He was born May 24, 2001, in Summersville, WV, a son of Crystal (Terry) Fox and Randy Lee Williams He was 2019 graduate of Richwood High School and an employee o...

Whitney Nichelle Hoover

May 14, 2022

Whitney Nichelle Hoover, 27, of Camden on Gauley, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 14, 2022. She was born August 16, 1994 in Beckley, West Virginia, a daughter of Larry and Angie Metz Hoover. Whitney was a 2012 graduate of Webster County Hig...

Judy Ann Harless Gregory

May 9, 2022

Judy Ann Harless Gregory, 69, of Cowen, WV, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, May 9th, 2022 after an extended illness. She was born October 9th, 1952 in Richwood, WV, daughter of the late Cecil Alvin and Lois Irene Worley Harless. Judy...

Charlotte Ruby Miller

May 6, 2022

Charlotte Ruby Miller, 75, of Cowen, passed away Friday, May 6, 2022 at her residence, with her family by her side. She was born February 8, 1947 in Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Phillip and Clarice Foor. Charlotte was a homemaker and a Chr...

Judith Ann Long

April 25, 2022

Judith Ann Long, 87, of Cowen, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 25, 2022 at her residence after sudden illness. She was born May 9, 1934 in Barnett Run, a daughter of the late James and Beuna Marie Selman Farley. She was also preceded i...

Harold Gene Rose

April 12, 2022

Harold Gene Rose, 81, of Summersville, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at home. He was born July 16, 1940 in Braxton County. He was the son of the late Charles Gaylord and Lillian Harriet (Perrine) Rose. He was an avid hunter and fisherman who...

Michael Dodrill

April 10, 2022

Michael Dodrill, 61, of Craigsville, passed away Sunday April 10, 2022 at Summersville Regional Medical Center. A son of Ralph Dodrill and the late Elizabeth Estelle Cogar Dodrill, Michael was born August 21, 1960 in Summersville. Michael spent ma...

Artenna Mae Cogar

April 9, 2022

Artenna Mae Cogar, 94, of Webster Springs, passed away Saturday April 9, 2022 at Webster Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a daughter of the late Monty Cogar and Clara Woodring Cogar Steele. She was born in Bolair on May 16, 1927. She is survived...

Mary Jean Kandel

April 5, 2022

Mary Jean Kandel, 64, of Webster Springs, passed away Tuesday April 5, 2022, at Webster County Memorial Hospital, after a short illness. She was born December 10, 1957, in Ohio, a daughter of the late James and Gene Hickerson King. Mary spent many...