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lf» August 24,1975 Sunday Death Notices Mrs. Mary Alonzo Mrs. Man' Alonzo, 72. of 706 Christopher ST. died Friday in the Memorial Division of CAMC after a short illness. She was a member of Sacred Heart Co- Cathedral and had lived in Charleston for 49 years. Surviving: husband. Joe Alonzo of Charleston: daughters. Sister Carmella Garcia of the Sacred Heart Convent in Charleston. Mrs. Josephine Given of Dunbar: sons. Jack Garcia of Arcadia. Cal.. Joseph Garcia of St. Albans. Requiem Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday in Sacred Heart Co-Cathedral with the Rev. DeSales Young officiating. Burial will be in the Ml. Olivet Ceme- t e r y in C h a r l e s t o n . Rosary w i l l be received at 8 p.m. today in the Simpson Funeral Home. Friends may call from 2 lo 9 p.m. today. Mrs. Bessie Cooper GRANTSVILLE - Mrs. Bessie B. Cooper, 74, of Canton. Ohio, died Thursday. She was a former resident of Calncun County. Services will be at Stump Funeral Home at 2 p.m. today, with Rev. dwight Lowther and Rev. Hobart Webb officiating. Burial will be in the Wright Cemetery at Cremo. Friends may call at the funeral home. Kester Dean Kester B. Dean, 82. formerly of Charleston, died Saturday in Winter Park. Fla. after a long illness. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge. Scottish Rite, and Beni Kedem Shrine. S u r v i v i n g : wife, Nora Given Dean; daughter. Mrs. Mildred Parrish of Winter Park. Fla.; son. James G. Dean of Charleston: brother. Burke H. Dean of Big Chimney; three grandchildren. Service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Garden Chapel Funeral Home. Orlando, Fla. Troy Elswick Troy Lee Elswick, 75, of Horse Head, N.Y..'formerly of Ward, died Friday in Elmira. N.Y. He was a retired coal miner and a native of Kanawha County. Surviving: daughters, Mrs. Demple Porter and Mrs. Rosa Lee Morgan of Elmira. N.Y.; sons. Basil "Jake" Elswick of Baltimore. Md.. Clifton Elswick of Horse Head, N.Y.: sisters. Miss Mae Hudnali of Campbells Creek. Mrs. Bessie Bowe of Glasgow. Senice and burial will be in Elmira. N.Y. James D. Barrett Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Oennie Ferrell PEYTONA - Dennis Middleton Ferrell. 72. of Peytona. died Saturday in Charleston General Hospital after a short illness. He was a retired duPont employe of 24 years' service. He was a member of the Racine Baptist Church and the Knights of Pythias Lodge at Peytona. Surviving: wife. Indra; daughters, Miss Betty May Ferrell of Lexington, Ky., and Mrs. Richard Clendenin of Charleston; sister, Mrs. Mabel Green of Bandytonw. Service will be 1 p.m. Monday in Leonard Johnson Funeral Home at Marmet. w i t h Rev. David Anderson officiating. Burial will be in Bradley Cemtery at Peytona. Friends may call after 7 p.m. Sun- dav. She was a member of tte Church of Jesus Chrisl of Latter-day Saints in Beektey and was a native of Monterrey, Ya. Surviving: sons. William Jordan of Sum- merles. Lloyd Jordan of Fayetteville: daughters. Mrs. Leslie Rose of Nettie. Mrs. Helen Morton of Oak Hill; sister. Mrs. Delia Morris of Toledo, Ohio. 13 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren. Sen-ice will be 2 p.m. Monday at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, with the Rev. Earl F. Shrewsbury officiating. Burial will be in High Lawn Memorial Park in Oak Hill. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Also surviving: sisters. Mrs. Juaior Westfali of Staats Mill, Come and Kathy Ramsey, both at home: grandparents. Mr. Willie A. Fisher of Kenna and Mr. Dewey Ramsey of Ripley: grandmother. Mrs. Ona Ramsey of Ripley. Service will be 2 p.m. today in Sinaville Methodist Church with the Rev. Wayne Hinzman and the Rev. Estil Smith. Burial will be in Southall Cemetery in Staats Mill. Friends may call at Parsons Funeral Home. Funerals Today Benjamin Hall PT. PLEASANT-Benjamin M. Hall, 44. of West Columbia died Saturday at Pleasant Valley Hospital after a long illness. He was a miner and a veteran of World War II and the Korean War. Surviving: mother. Mrs. Louise Hall Stone of West Columbia; stepfather, Carsel Stone of West Columbia; son, Benjamin R. Hall of Pennsylvania: brother, Phillip J. Hall; half-brothers, Andy and Randy Stone of West Columbia; sister, Mrs. Ferrell Day of Rutland. Ohio. Stevens Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Julia Goff Mrs. Julia S. Goff, 94, formerly of 425 Beauregard St., died Saturday in Mountain State Nursing Home after a long illness. She was a member of the Baptist Temple and was a resident of Charleston for 50 years. Surviving: grandsons, Richard and Robert Goff of Virginia. Service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Bartlett-Burdette Funeral Home with the Rev. Roland J. Weisser officiating. Burial will be in IOOF Cemetery at Cowen. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. HAVE YOU MARKED THE GRAVE SITE of the last r e s t i n g place of your loved one. Get the best--A beautiful Bronze Memorial. Call or write. CUNNINGHAM MEMORIAL PARK OLD RT. 60-KAKAWHA TERRACE AT HKHLAWN ST. ALBIIIS PERPETUAL CARE PHONE 727-4349 Mrs. Betty Greathouse GRANTSVILLE-Mrs. Betty L. Greathouse, 44. of Annamoriah, Calhoun County, died Saturday. She was a native of Cameron. Marshall County. Surviving: parents, Mr. and Mrs. Willis H. Porter: husband, Huey, sons, Ronald of Lowell. Ohio, Roger of U.S. Army in Korea, Jerry of Cameron; brothers, Charles. Jack, Willis and Rodney Porter, all of Cameron; sisters, Mrs. Jauanita Powers of Seattle, Wash., Mrs. Wilmetta Rose of Cameron; 2 grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsv'ule. with Rev. Lewis Villers olficiating. Burial will be at Bryner Chapel Cemetery 3! Joker, Calhoun County. Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday. William Hall Jr. DIANA - William Paul Hall Jr., 21, r f Diana, Webster County, died Friday in a Pittsburgh, Pa., hospital after a short illness. He was a lifelong resident of Diana. Surviving: parents, Paul and Iva Hall of Diana; brother, Clifford of Diana; sisters, Mrs. Joyce Patterson of Fairborn, Ohio, Mrs. Peggy Howell of Medina, Ohio, Elladene Hall of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., Miss Caroline Sue Hall of Weston; grandparents. John and Minnie Duffy of Hacker Valley. Service will be 2 p.m. Monday in Pilgrim Home Primitive Baptist Church at Diana, with the Rev. Calvin McCutcheon officiating. Burial will be in Cool Springs Cemetery at Diana. Friends may call after 1 p.m. today at Dodd-Hur-t Funeral Home, Webster Springs. Mrs. Hazel Hutchison HUNTINGTON-Mrs. Hazel "Tiny" Hutchison of Huntington died Saturday at home after a long illness. She was a graduate of Bowling Green Business University, Bowling Green. Ky.. and was a member of Johnson Memorial Methodist Church. Mrs. Hutchison treasurer of the Huntington Azalea Garden Club, a member of the Women's Club of Huntington, Guyan Golf and Country Club and the Women's Auxiliary of the Cabell County Medical Society. Surviving: daughter, Mrs. Jane Foster of Marietta, Ga.: son, James J. Hutchison of Atlanta, Ga.; sisters, Mrs. Vada Smith of Grantsville. Mrs. Betty Eastwood of South Charleston, Mrs. Mary Forbes of Norfolk, Va.; brothers, Paul Pifer of Weston and Keith Pifer of New Mexico; four grandchildren. Service will be 2 p.m. Monday at Woodmere Abbey of Remembrance in Huntington. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at Klingel-Carpenter Mortuary. George Spence HOLLYWOOD - George Henry Spence, 65, of Hollywood, Monroe County, died Friday in the home of his daughter, Mrs. Glenna Hoke, after a long illness. He was a former resident of Stewart, Va. and had recently moved to Hollywood. He was a member of the Pentecostal Holiness Church in Rainelle. Also surviving: daughters, Miss Mary Etta Spence of Ashtabula, Ohio, Mrs. Ethel Lemons of Spartanburg, S.C.. Mrs. Virginia Caldwell of Union, Mrs. Helen Clark of Bassett, Va., Mrs. Rachel .Hoke and Mrs. Shelva Hoke, both of Hollywood; sons, George and Junior Spence, both of White Sulphur Springs, Henry Lee of High Point. N.C., Charles Roscoe of Thomasville, N.C.: step-sons, Paul Vandegrift of Hollywood, James Vandegrift of Pickaway; brother, Charlie Spence of White Sulphur Springs; sisters, Mrs. Norma Bostic and Mrs. Etta Hoke, both of Glace, Mrs. Jane Ramsey of White Sulphur Springs, Mrs. Mattie Boggs of Rainelle, Mrs. Mary Nester of Connersville, Ind., Mrs. Cora Feury of Gap Mills, Mrs. Anna Lee Feury of Salem, Va.: six grandchildren; one was . great-grandchild. Service will be 2 p.m., Monday in Broyles-McGuire Funeral Home in Union with the Rev. Cecil Harless officiating. Burial will be in the Spence Cemetery near Glace. Friends may call at the funeral home after 10 a.m. today. BAILEY.MRS.O**JOrpv -2p.m. Siiwett Funeral Home, Spencer FIELDS. CUrmct A. -- l p.m. Myers Funeral Home, Elkview. HARMON, Mri. Adtfi* - 2 p.m. Vail Funeral Home. HUGHES. Lt* -- 2 p m , Dodd-Payne Funeral Home. Fayetteviiie JORDAN, Mri. Vivian - 2 p.m. Church. Dothan. Oothan Missionary Ohio Man, 32, Killed In 1-79 Accident FAIRMONT. W.Va. lAP) -Charles Wilder. 32. of Youngstown. Ohio, was killed Friday night "ten "* car * v TM driving went out of cnlrol on Interstate 79. overturned and landed upside down in the opposite lanes, state police reported. VANOY, MB. Jaale - Sen-ice will be 1 p.m. Monday in Long-Fisher Funeral Home. Burial will be in Sugar Creek Cemetery, Sugar Creek. Mrs. Vanoy, 87, of 1735 Daisy Dr., died Friday at home after an extended illness. Friends may call today at the Long Fisher Funeral Home. knight, mri. Prlilcllla -- 3 p.m. Gallagher VYesleyan Church. Gallagher. LINVILL.E, Btfll»mln - 2p.m., Hunter-Hunter Funeral Home, Madison PATE, MM. Lola S. - 2 p.m., Oak Hill. Calvary Baptist Church. PERRINE, David -- 2 p.m.. Union Mission Church,, Big Run. PHIPPS, Mrs. Virginia - 2 p.m.. Home, Rainelle. Smalhers Funeral Dallas Lovejoy Jr. LOGAN - Dallas Lovejoy Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Dallas Lovejoy of Logan, was stillborn Friday at Logan General way- Hospital. Also surviving: grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Art Lovejoy of Logan, Mr. and Mrs. Shirley Martin of LaPorle, Ind. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. on Monday in Varneys Branch Cemetery in Logan with the Rev. Harrison Starr officiating. Mrs. Ava Kerns GASSAWAY - Mrs. Ava Kerns, 85 of" Weston, died Saturday in the Heritage Nursing Home in Bridgeport. She was a member of the Broad Street Kodist Church. Mrs. Kerns was a mi- aealer. Surviving stepsons, William Kerns of Clarksburg, Fred Kerns of Keyser, Paul Kerns of Weston. Ray Kerns of Washington, D.C., Robert Kerns of Charleston, brother. Wannie Chapman of I v y d a l e ; half-brother. Kermit Chapman of Gassa- RICHMOND, Howard - I p.m., Mellon Funeral Home, Ripley. SCHOONOVER. Mri. Blanche - 2p.m., Wilson Funeral Home. Clay TENCH, Mri. ElUabtlh - I p.m., O'Dell Funeral Home, Montgomery. Thomas and Bobby Jean of Renick; daughters, Mrs. Mary Fleeman of Narrows. Va., Mrs. Odaie Songers and Mrs. Edith Hypes of Pearisburg, Va.. 29 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Jack K. Wallace Funeral Home, Lewisburg, is in charge of arrangements. HARMON, Mrs. Anna-Service will be 11 a.m. Monday in Barlow-Bonsall Funeral Home with the Rev. John M. Green Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park. Mrs. Harmon of 1567 Washington St. E died Friday in St. Francis Hospital after an extended illness. COME IN or CALL Boll Rental FOR YOUR Hospital Bed · · · f _ _ i ^ _ Rentals and Sales Service will be 1:30 p.m. Monday in Skidmore Funeral Home, Gassaway. Entombment will be in the Sugar Creek Mausoleum. Friends may call after 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. REYNOLDS, Brian-Service will be 11 a.m. Monday in First Baptist Church, Nitro, with the Rev. James F. Horton officiating. Burial will be in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Cooke and Pauley Funeral Home, Nitro. Reynolds, 17, son of Mr. and Mrs. Garland Reynolds of 710 Washington Ave., Nitro, died Friday in an automobile accident on U.S. 60. fnrUt (omftrt iitd fmre/Mnn hrlhmt f MrWucnft tad In ralids! Our hospital-type beds are especially made to fit the needs of home convalescents or inavlids. Comfortable and convenient, they are adjustable to different positions for the comfort of patients and ore height adjustable to make caring for the patient more convenient. Boll Rental has the largest selection of hospital beds found anywhere in the State and we can furnish just the type to fit your particular needs. Come in or call us today. AH Tfpei Katpitil leds Now In Sleek W* CM Fit One To Ynir Needs! CHOOSEflu* · Fixed or MinuilOperated ·AdjustableHeights · Raise I Lower Head-Legs · HII-Electric Operated Mrs. Alice May GRANTSVILLE - Mrs. Alice T. May, 101, of Elmira, died Friday. She was a lifelong resident of Braxton County. Surviving: daughters, Miss Clara May of Elmira, Mrs. Ollie Helmick of Uniontown, Pa., Audrey Smith of Parkersburg; sons, Otha and Okey of Elmira, Ralph of Washington, Pa., and Delbertof Akron; 12 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren. 19 great-great grandchildren. Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Lynn Camp Church at Gip, Braxton County, with Rev. Carroll McCauley officiating. Burial will be in See Cemetery at Gip. Friends may call after 6 p.m. today at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville. Mary Olive Femia HOLDEN-Mary Olive Femia, 72, of Holden, Logan County, died Saturday in Memorial Division, Charleston Area Medical Center. She was a member of St. Marys Catholic in Holden. and a native of Logan County. Surviving: husband. Sam; daughters, Mrs. Nellie Gillman of Hartley, McDowell County, Mrs. Josephine Fenwick of Mount. Gay, Logan County, Mrs. Bella Panzera of South Charleston; sons, Joe of South Charleston, Louie of Roanbke, Va.; brother. Sam Olive of Williamson; 14 grandchildren; one great-grandchild. The body is at Honaker Funeral Home in Logan, where arrangements are incomplete. LESHMAN F MONUMENT CO. 122 Kanawha Blvd. I. PHONE 343-8855 dRANCH DISPLAYS AT BECKLEY LEWISBURG, SPENCER -WERENTORSELL!- COMPLETE LINE OF SICKROOM SUPPLIES! · Over-bed Tables ·Urinals · Bedside Commodes ·Toilet Frames · Bed Pans ·Bath Tub Rails ·Hydraulic Lifts Seats . ONLY COMPLETE SICKROOM SERVICE IN KANAWHA VALLEY WE DELIVER Free PIT king At Our Door (ASK US ABOUT MEDICARE!) BOLL RENTAL SERVICE 717 BKLEY AVE. PHONE 342-3431 Mrs. Belle Jordan OAK HILL - Mrs. Belle Zora Jordan. 97, of Oak Hill died Saturday at Oak Hill Hospital after a long illness. Sears Monument Co.'s F ALL F ESTIVAL OF V ALUES 'ALE Compare These Values And See Why The Time Is Now To Make Your Selection. v*~5Z%£££SSzzz** I . Ideal Weather For Completion 2. Prices Will Never Be Lower Reg. $496. NOW 327.* 3. Largest Selection In West Virginia 4. All Workmanship and Material Backed By Over 65 Years of Proven Quality Service. Hurrxin* Oak rWI Reg. 8597. Now $399.* Mrs. Katie Moorehead RONCEVERTE - Mrs. Katie Velma Moorehead, 85, of Ronceverte, died Saturday in Greenbrier Valley Hospital after a short illness. She was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church of Ronceverte. Surviving: sister, Mrs. Nannie Faulkner of Lewisburg. Service will be 2 p.m. Monday in Trinity United Methodist Church in Ronceverte with the Rev. William Price officiating. Burial will be in Rosewood Cemetery in Lewisburg. Friends may call after 11 a.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Wallace-Wallace Funeral Home, Ronceverte. Ora Muir BECKLEY--Ora Sarver Muir, 75, of Beckley died Friday at the Hilltop Nursing Home after a long illness. She was a native of Grove Creek, Va., and was a member of the Regular Baptist Church in Beckley. Surviving: brother, Luther Sarver of Princeton. Service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Rose- Quesenberry Funeral Home in Beckley, with the Rev. Virgil C. Cook officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today. Robert Whitt RENICK - Robert Edward Whitt, 78, of Renick, Greenbriar County, died Saturday in Emmett Memorial Hospital, Clifton Forge, Va. He was a retired carpenter and a coal miner. Surviving: sons, Roy of Akron, Ohio. Albert of Dundalk, Md., Jake of Lander. Wy,, Bernard of Harrisburg, Pa.. William Jams R. Wilson Richard L. Long, President of Long Fisher Funeral Home, Inc. of Charleston and Pocatalico, is pleased to announce the acceptance of a position with his firm by James R. Wilson, a W. Va. licensed funeral director and embalmer. Jim Wilson was formerly with Snodgrass Funeral Home in South Charleston. Havina served his apprenticeship with Simpson-Chandler Funeral Home, he attended and graduated from the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science in 1972. He is also a 1967 graduate of East Bank High School. Jim is married to the former.Brenda Roush and they have a 2 year old son, Robbie. He is the son of Mr. Mrs. Robert F. Wilson, of Decota. Jim is a Methodist and member of the Elks. Long Fisher Funeral Homes Charleston Pocatalico "Memorials of Distinction Sinre 191 \" See Your Nearest Sears Office Today! ears /monument Company - ItiiiMrr- of ln-iirr rm/nurii-nt." 1 24 Virginia Sl.E.alOndnin Ph. 342-1158 "fi '!· H1-'tf,\ Mrs. Ruth Nettles Mrs. Ruth Fizer Nettles, 57, formerly of Dutch Ridge, died Friday in Pomona. Cal., after a long illness. Mrs. Nettles was a member of the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ in Pomona. Surviving: husband Albert: daughter. Pally Jane at home, Mrs. Janice Neville of Charlotte. N.C.: sons. Frank. Darryl and Ronnie of Pomona. Cal.. Alfred of Medford. Ore.. Charles of Dayton. Ohio: sisters. Mrs. Evelyn Wilkinson of Glasgow. Mrs. Pauline Birlhise! of Pinch: 12 grandchildren. Memorial service will be at noon today in the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ. Campbells Hollow, with the Rev. Alvin O'Dell officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Covina Hills, Cal. William Ramsey STAATS MILL-William Conway Ramsey. 21-year-old son of Mrs. and Mrs. Denver D R a m s e y of Staats M i l l , was drowned Friday after a fall into a swimming pool at Fairplain. He attended the Mount Carmel Baptist Church and the Sinaville Methodist Church. ' UES THfe fVfTH THAT MWT 5PUstt A UJT Of- MQNRY T» H^VC GRANDVIEW MEMORIAL PARK can create a memorable resting place for you, as well as anyone can. And for a lot less money ... If you want peace of mind, personal security and a sound investment without spending a fortune . . . write us. Our pre-need program will speak for itself. NOTICE TO THE HEAD OF THE HOUSEHOLD We have allocated 250 burial spaces to be given to 250 permanent residents of greater Charleston area. In this way we intend to (greatly increase our heritage of lot owners 'at a lesser cost than other types of advertis- 11119 · There will be ABSOLUTELY NO COST for the burial spaces GIVEN to .the first 250 head of household appli- __ cants. "There are no strings attached. You do not have to buy anything. If spouse purchases a lot next to the Head of the Household, Grandview Memorial Park, will give, without cost, a lot to any unmarried child who passes away and is under 21 years of age." Please fill in all the information in the Coupon and mail at once! An application for your burial property will be furnished to you as soon as the information is verified. We will also furnish you with valuable information on related CASH BENEFITS due you from the U. S. Government and Social Security Administration. There are only a limited number of burial spaces allocated to the Advertising Program; therefore, spaces will be deeded by earliest postmark. To guarantee yourself a benefit worth many hundreds of dollars, all you have to do is complete and mail coupon immediately! Don't Wait for An Emergency! COUPON Please send my application for burial space at absolutely no cost and information explaining cash benefits due me from the U. S. Government, Sociol Security Administration, ond other valuable information on wills, etc. I certify Itot I MB bead tf my hMttfeU NAME PHONE- MAILING ADDRESS . Z I P . EMPLOYED BY WORKING HOURS RETIRED { ) AGE( ) ' MARRIED ( ) NO CHILDREN ( ) "Dedicated to Aeasonob/e ond Dignified Burial Through pre-orronoefnf n» mortal lark Cornpanu L__ *A* w_ *m.t\.Mi KI _. - - . ^3 Dvnbar, W.Va. 2306 (Sranduielu

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