Obituaries


Veteran

Chief Warrant Officer Joseph Andrew Kilonsky

February 1, 2021

Chief Warrant Officer Joseph Andrew Kilonsky, 71, of Summersville, formerly of Cowen, passed away Monday, February 1, 2021 at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown from complications of Covid-19. Joe took all the precautions and still contracted th...

Douglas Ray “Doug” Nulter

January 11, 2021

Douglas Ray “Doug” Nulter, 57, of Cowen, passed away unexpectedly Monday, January 11, 2021 at Webster County Memorial Hospital. He was born June 2, 1963 at Webster Springs, a son of the late Forest and Betty Lewis Nulter. Doug was a graduate of ...

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Orville Cecil Massey Jr.

January 9, 2021

Orville Cecil Massey Jr., 77, passed away Saturday, January 9, 2021 at the Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg after an extended illness. He was born January 2, 1944 in Kanawha County, a son of the late Orville Cecil Massey Sr. and Myrtle Massey...

Drema Sue Perrine

January 9, 2021

Drema Sue Perrine, loving mother, wife, sister and daughter passed away unexpectedly Saturday, January 9, 2021 at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown. She was born July 16, 1965 in Richwood, a daughter of Annabelle Short Clevenger. Drema was a...

Michael Dewayne Gillespie Jr.

January 6, 2021

Michael Dewayne Gillespie Jr., 41, of Cowen, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at his residence after a sudden illness. He was born April 4, 1979 in Webster Springs a son of Nancy Barnette Cogar and the late Michael Dewayne Gillespie Sr. Mich...

Diana Lynn Green

January 3, 2021

Diana Lynn Green, 57, of Diana passed away unexpectedly Sunday, January 3, 2021 at JW Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown. She was born July 19, 1963 in Montgomery, West Virginia a daughter of the late Juanita Parks Roberts. She was a former assist...

Elizabeth Ann Cogar

January 1, 2021

Elizabeth Ann Cogar, 62, of Cowen, passed away Friday, January 1, 2021 at JW Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, after an extended illness. She was born December 1, 1958 in Webster County, a daughter of the late Denzil Carl and June Green Cogar. E...

David Glenn Wayne Sr.

December 29, 2020

David Glenn Wayne Sr., 76, of Cowen, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Raleigh General Hospital, Beckley after a short illness. He was born March 29, 1944 in Sutton, a son of the late Owen and Mildred Olive Ben...

Rebecca Jane Payne

December 29, 2020

Rebecca Jane Payne, 68, of Summersville, formerly of Webster Springs, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Charleston Area Medical Center, Memorial Division after a short illness. She was born November 6, 1952 in Richwood, a daughter of the late...

Sheila Jean Perrine

December 28, 2020

Sheila Jean Perrine, 73, of St. Albans, formerly of Cowen, WV, passed away Monday, December 28, 2020 after an extended battle with ALS. She was born December 11, 1947 in Baltimore, Maryland, a daughter of the late George and Thelma Perkins Bragg. ...

Betty Ann Nulter

December 24, 2020

Betty Ann Nulter, 81, of Cowen, WV, passed away, December 24, 2020 at St. Francis Hospital, Charleston, WV. She was born October 12, 1929 in Cabin Creek, WV, a daughter of the late Wilford and Margie Webb Lewis. She was a Christian by faith and a ...

Janet Kay Perkins

December 22, 2020

Janet Kay Perkins, 65, of Cowen, WV is now walking in heaven with the Lord. She was born May 21, 1955 in Wichita Falls, Texas, a daughter of the late Clyde Perkins, Jr and Betty Trimble Perkins. She enjoyed TV, especially Hee Haw and Dukes of Haza...

Robert Lawrence Bruffy Sr

December 11, 2020

Robert Lawrence Bruffy Sr, of Pleasant Ridge, passed away December 11, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 15, 1949 in New York, NY, a son of the late Anna Clutter Bruffy and James Lawrence Bruffy of Parcoal, WV. Ro...

 Janet Sue Hinkle

December 6, 2020

Janet Sue Hinkle, 73, of Cowen, WV. went home to be with our Lord and Savior on Sunday, December 6, 2020 following an extended illness. Jan was born September 30, 1947 in Richwood, a daughter of the late James O. and Freda Jarrett Miller. She was ...

Evelyn Jean Gillespie

December 3, 2020

Evelyn Jean Gillespie, 68, of Cowen, passed away Thursday, December 3, 2020 at the Pittsburgh VA. Medical Center after a short illness. She was born October 25, 1952 in Webster County, a daughter of the late William “Bill” and Vertie Woods Delane...