Obituaries

Tammy Coleen Gumm

January 21, 2022

Tammy Coleen Gumm, 61, of Cowen, passed away unexpectedly, Friday, January 21, 2022, at her residence. She was born February 11, 1960, in Webster Springs, a daughter of the late Robert H. and Aleen Cobb Gumm. Tammy was a 1978 graduate of Webster C...

Sherry Lynn “Nan” White

January 21, 2022

Sherry Lynn “Nan” White, 69, of Morgantown, formerly of Webster County, passed away Friday, January 21, 2022 at her daughter’s home in Morgantown, after an extended illness. She was born October 4, 1952, in Craigsville, a daughter of the late O...

Vaughn Albert Rose

January 11, 2022

Vaughn Albert Rose, 89, of Birch River, passed away Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at the Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, after an extended illness. He was born April 7, 1932 in Birch River, a son of the late Cleat and Mable Harris Rose. Vaughan was...

Harold Learoy “Junior” Clay

January 8, 2022

Harold Learoy “Junior” Clay, 74, of Camden on Gauley, passed away on January 8, 2022, at his residence after a sudden illness. He was born April 8, 1947, in Cottle. A son of the late Harold Denver “Buck” and Wilda Marie Clay. He was 1965 g...

Joyce “Jane” Bennett Dyer

January 4, 2022

My beloved wife, Jane Dyer, 72, of Cowen, WV went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Tuesday, January 4th 2022, at Cornerstone Specialty Rehabilitation Hospital in Huntington, WV after an extended illness.  Born June 6th, 1949 in Lewis County, Westo...

Veteran

Jesse D. Taylor

January 1, 2022

Jesse D. Taylor, 80 years of age, of Cowen, went home to be with his Lord and savior on January 1, 2022 at Raleigh General Hospital after his fight with previously sustained injuries. Jesse was preceded in death by the love of his life, Esta “Ra...

Carol Louise Welch

December 30, 2021

Carol Louise Welch, 69, of Cottle, passed away peacefully Thursday, December 30, 2021, at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 15, 1952 in Richwood, a daughter of the late James and Letha Juanita Tharp Wolverton. Carol ...

Elizabeth “Kay” Moore

December 28, 2021

Elizabeth “Kay” Moore, known to many as Mrs. Moore, went home to be with the Lord, December 28, 2021, after a brief illness.  There she joined her parents, Hud and Mildred (Squires) Garrett, sister, Emogene (Miller) and brother, Larry Garrett (s...

Rebecca Ann Tyler

December 26, 2021

Rebecca Ann Tyler, 68, of Cowen, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021 at Mease Hospital, Tampa, Florida, after a short illness. She was born June 29, 1953, in Richwood, a daughter of the late Andrew Clay and Wavie Williams Barnett. Becky was a gr...

Terry Alvin Fazenbaker

December 18, 2021

Terry Alvin Fazenbaker, 71, of Erbacon, passed away Saturday, December 18, 2021, at the Bowers Hospice House, Beckley, after an extended illness. He was born March 25, 1950 in Keyser, West Virginia, a son of the late Fredrick P. and Violet Kitzmiller...

Virgie Elizabeth Chapman

December 14, 2021

Virgie Elizabeth Chapman, 48, of Birch River, passed away, Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at JW Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, after a short illness. She was born January 12, 1972 in Webster Springs, a daughter of Paul Chapman and the late Ella Harl...

Lawrence G. Chambers

December 13, 2021

Lawrence G. Chambers, 61, of Camden on Gauley, passed away Monday, December 13, 2021 at his residence, after an extended illness. He was born October 18, 1960 in Webster County, a son of the late James Leroy Chambers Sr. and Glodia Mae Ware Chambers....

Larry Gene Wright

December 10, 2021

Larry Gene Wright. Services will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday December 18, 2021. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.morrisfuneralhomecowenwv.com. Service entrusted to the care of Morris Funeral Home....

Glenn Preston Linkous

December 9, 2021

Glenn Preston Linkous, 46, of Cowen, passed away Thursday, December 9, 2021 at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, after an extended illness. He was born January 10, 1975 in Kanawha County, a son of the late James and Barbara Garvin Linkous. ...

Harvey Howard Jones, Jr.

December 5, 2021

Harvey Howard Jones, Jr., 78, of Craigsville, passed away Sunday, December 5, 2021 at his residence after an extended illness. He was born January 21, 1943 in Racine, Wisconsin, a son of the late Harvey Howard Jones Sr., and Doris June McCool Jones. ...