Obituaries

Carolyn Evelyn Handschumacher

January 13, 2019

Carolyn Evelyn Handschumacher, 61, of Cowen passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019 at the Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, after a short  illness. She was born March 12, 1957 in Webster Springs, a daughter of the late Wilford and Margie Webb Lewis.

Tammy Sue Stout

December 23, 2018

Tammy Sue Stout, 54, of Cowen, passed away Sunday, December 23, 2018 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown after an extended illness. She was born March 5, 1964 in Tampa, Florida, a daughter of the late Warren “Pete” and Anna “Jackie” Stout.

Garnet Elizabeth Proudfoot

December 23, 2018

Garnet Elizabeth Proudfoot, 100, of Cowen, passed away peacefully Sunday, December 23, 2018 at the Webster Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born December 14, 1918 in Webster County, a daughter of the late Ernest and Eva Tyler Handschumacher

Donna Marie Fisher

December 16, 2018

Donna Marie Fisher, 68, of Cowen, passed away December16, 2018, surrounded by her family at her residence. She was born August 6, 1950, a daughter of the late Harvie L. and Violet Agnes Cogar Fisher of Corley, WV. Donna was a homemaker and enjoyed

Mikel Eugene Gregory

December 6, 2018

Mikel Eugene Gregory, 68, of Craigsville passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018 at his residence. He was born February 10, 1950 in Webster Springs, a son of the late Alexander Owen and Arzana Lynch Gregory. Mikel was a retired U.M.W.A. coal miner

Thomas Moorman Ryder IV

November 16, 2018

Thomas Moorman Ryder IV, 43 of Camden on Gauley passed away Friday, November 16, 2018 at the Cleveland Clinic after an extended illness. He was born January 3, 1975 in Salem, Virginia a son of Thomas Moorman Ryder III and Verna May Jordan Ryder. T

Carolyn Clayton Meadows

November 12, 2018

Carolyn Clayton Meadows, 75, of Cowen, passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 at Webster County Memorial Hospital. She was born May 20, 1943 in Cowen, a daughter of the late Otha and Zella Ervin Clayton. She was a homemaker and a member of the Jeho

Vernon Gale Armentrout

November 10, 2018

Vernon Gale Armentrout, 69, of Cowen passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 at his residence from an extended illness. He was born February 28, 1949 in Richwood, a son of the late Vernon and Rose Hammons Armentrou Gale was a former employee of th

James Donzal Pugh

November 5, 2018

James Donzal Pugh, 71, of Webster Springs, passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at Charleston Area Medical Center.  He was born January 31, 1947 in Fairmont, a son of the late Dr. Donzal and Emogene Bickel Pugh. Jim was a 1965 Graduate of Webster

Paul Richard “Dickie” Bennett

November 3, 2018

Paul Richard “Dickie” Bennett, 67, of Williams River Road, Cowen, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2018 at his residence after a sudden illness. He was born October 15, 1951, in Charleston, WV, a son of the late Paul and Mary Rose Teta Bennett.

Kessia Lorain Cogar

October 30, 2018

Kessia Lorain Cogar, 72, of Cowen passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the Webster Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Cowen. She was born April 24, 1946 in Bolair a daughter of the late Russell Glen and Inez Mae Vaughn Cogar. Kessia was a home

Veteran

Alton Lee Williams

October 24, 2018

Alton Lee Williams, 89, of Glade View, WV, passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV after a short illness. He was born January 18, 1929 in Cowen, WV, a son of the late Raymond L. and Zadie Fox Williams. Alt

Leveron Mildred Payne

October 22, 2018

Leveron Mildred Payne, 75, of Cowen, WV, passed away tragically from an auto accident, Monday, October 22, 2018. She was born January 13, 1943, in Braxton County, a daughter of the late George Carl and Edna Dean Cogar. Leveron was retired from Uni

Veteran

Paul Phillip Wilson

October 22, 2018

Paul Phillip Wilson, 67, of Cowen, WV, passed away Monday, October 22, 2018 at Summersville Regional Medical Center. He was born June 29, 1951, in Elkins, WV, a son of Eugene T. Wilson and the late Martha Britton Wilson. Phillip was a U.S. Air For

Clora Roberts Selman-Debolt

September 29, 2018

Clora Roberts Selman-Debolt, 88, of Nettie formerly of Webster County passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018 at her residence, surrounded by her family. She was born May 17, 1930 in Noble, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Oran and LouAnna Johnson R