Obituaries

Martha Deloris Armentrout

November 4, 2017

Martha Deloris Armentrout, 58, of Cowen went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, November 4, 2017 with her family by her side. She was born February 10, 1959, in Richwood, a daughter of the late Denver E. and Martha J. Pa

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Donald Lee Combs

October 27, 2017

Donald Lee Combs, 90, of Richwood passed away Friday, October 27, 2017 at Charleston Area Medical Center, General Division after an extended illness. He was born September 17, 1927 in Marting, West Virginia, a son of the late Joseph and Mattie Cha

Agnes Geraldine Morrison

October 26, 2017

Agnes Geraldine Morrison, 87, of Craigsville passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Summersville Regional Medical Center. She was born September 7, 1930 in Camden on Gauley, a daughter of the late Jesse and Nanny Champ Vance. Sh

Burton O. Ervin

October 19, 2017

Burton O. Ervin, 82, of Cowen went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at West Virginia University Ruby Memorial Hospital with his family by his side. He was born May 7, 1935 in Cowen a son of the late Earl and Zella Ervin. Burt

Gary Lee “Bucky” Mathews

October 17, 2017

Gary Lee “Bucky” Mathews, 69, of Upper Glade passed away peacefully Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 25, 1948 in Philippi, a son of the late Kermit R. and Virginia Dare Wyatt Mathews

Janet Kay Johnson

October 4, 2017

Janet Kay Johnson, 48, of Charleston formerly of Cowen passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Charleston Area Medical Center, Memorial Division. She was born January 16, 1969 in Rockford, Illinois a daughter of the late Edgar “Bu

Shirley Gene Williams

September 21, 2017

Shirley Gene Williams, 70, of Camden on Gauley, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017 at his residence. He was born February 8, 1947, in Coe, WV, a son of the late Glen and Lillie Russell Williams. Shirley was a retired UMWA Coalminer, having w

Dr. Matthew David Dotson

September 6, 2017

Dr. Matthew David Dotson, age 46, Superintendent of Hardy County Schools, died unexpectedly Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at his home at 495 Hilltop Drive, Moorefield, West Virginia. Dr. Dotson, who is married to the former Sherri Schaler, has fiv

Virginia Diane Cochran Forbes

September 6, 2017

Virginia Diane Cochran Forbes, 69 of Cowen, passed away suddenly at her residence on Wednesday, September 6, 2017. She was born on July 3, 1948, in Richwood, WV, a daughter of the late James Edward and Wanda Dunlap Cochran. Diane retired from the

Imogene Barger Green

September 6, 2017

Imogene Barger Green, 92, of Cowen, passed away Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at Webster Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Cowen. She was born January 13, 1925 in Eskdale, WV, a daughter of the late George A. and Brida Kelly Comuzie. Imogene retir

Mary J. Trimble

August 21, 2017

Mary J. Trimble, 94, of Cowen, passed away Monday, August 21, 2017 at Summersville Regional Medical Center following a short illness. She was born April 27, 1923 in Tioga, a daughter of the late Ray and Loucinda Marsh Tremble. She was a retired wa

Josephine Emma Hamrick Perrine

August 18, 2017

Josephine Emma Hamirick Perrine, 89, of Erbacon, passed away on August 18, 2017, at the home of her daughter, surrounded by her loving family. She was a kind and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great grandmother, sister, an

Virginia Marie Russell Dorsey

July 26, 2017

Virginia Marie Russell Dorsey, 63, of Craigsville passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was born October 2, 1953 in Richwood, a daughter of the late Holbert and Maxine Case Russell. Marie was a

Betty Ruth Flenner

July 21, 2017

Betty Ruth Flenner, 86, of Camden on Gauley, passed away Friday, July 21, 2017 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown. She was born November 4, 1930 in Richwood, a daughter of the late Edgar and Lydia Westfall. Betty was a homemaker and a gradua

Paul Edward Heck

July 14, 2017

Paul Edward Heck, 70, of Cowen passed away Friday July 14, 2017 at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley. WV. He was born December 23, 1946, a son of the late John and Kate Claypool Heck. Paul was employed for over 20 years at Camp Caesar, then worked for