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Thursday, January 20, 2022

JAMES OWEN SHAFER, 61, of Proctorville, Ohio, died Jan. 15. Funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. Jan. 22 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Burial following in Miller (Ohio) Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be one hour before service. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.

PHYLLIS ANNE LOCEY passed away of natural causes on Monday morning, January 10, 2022. In recent years, she had been courageously battling a number of serious health concerns. Phyllis Locey was born in Lawrence County, Ohio, the second daughter of Virginia Jones Locey and Donald Vernon Locey.…

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

HAROLD LEE GANNON, 90, of Ironton, widower of Joyce Jean Gannon, died Jan. 14 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. He retired as a shipping foreman from AK Steel. The family will hold a private celebration of life Jan. 22 at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home, Ironton. Burial will follow in Wo…

LAWRENCE H. CHINN, 79, of Ironton, companion of Shirley Lewis, died Jan. 16 at home. He was an educator and coach. Services are under the direction of Wallace Family Funeral Home, South Point, Ohio. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Jan. 21 at Woodland Cemetery, Ironton. www.wallaceffh.com.

PHYLLIS ANN LOCEY, of South Point, Ohio, died Jan. 10. Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Jan. 22 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Burial will follow in Rome Cemetery, Proctorville, Ohio. Visitation will be one hour before service. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

JOHN MICHAEL CURRY, 75, of Chesapeake, Ohio, husband of Gloria Curry, died Jan. 13 at home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Jan. 20 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery, Huntington. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 19 at the f…

Sunday, January 16, 2022

CLARENCE A. GILLISPIE (Junior), 68, formerly of South Point, Ohio, went to be with the Lord at Canal Winchester, Ohio, on January 13, 2022. Clarence was known to everyone as Junior. He helped out at the Chesapeake Community Center for many years helping the needy. He was a member of Burlingt…

CONSTANCE KAY CARRICO, 75, of Ironton, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va. She was born July 23, 1946, in Lawrence County, Ohio, daughter of the late Homer and Lily Falls. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one…

ROBERT BRYAN MCCLASKEY, 56, of South Point, Ohio, died Jan. 12 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Wallace Funeral Home and Chapel, Barboursville; burial at Baylous Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. www.timeformemo…

ROBIN DEE HENDERSON, 62, of Proctorville, Ohio, died Jan. 13 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. The funeral service has been rescheduled per the family request to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio; burial at Miller Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held o…

Saturday, January 15, 2022

ROBIN DEE HENDERSON, 62, of Proctorville, Ohio, mother of Ezra Henderson, died Jan. 13 in St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Jan. 16 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville. Burial will follow in Miller (Ohio) Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be o…

Friday, January 14, 2022

CHARLES THOMAS RUNYON, 93, of Deering, Ohio, widower of Doris Vivian Anson Runyon, died Jan. 12 in Sanctuary of Ohio Valley, Ironton. He retired from Dawson-Bryant Local Schools. Funeral service will be noon Jan. 16 at Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton; burial following in Community Cemetery. V…

GENERAL CUSTER BRAMMER, 84, of South Point, Ohio, companion of Mary Elizabeth McCarley of South Point, died Jan. 11 at home. He was a retired press operator from Peter Stamping Company. Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Jan. 17 at Phillips Funeral Home, followed by a graveside service at 3…

MARION E. CALDWELL, 82, of Gallipolis, Ohio, husband of Carolyn Sheers Caldwell, died Jan. 12 in The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He had worked at Kaiser Aluminum and Ohio Valley Bank. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Jan. 17 at Willis Funeral Home, Gallipolis, Ohio; burial fol…

RACHEL ANN GILL, 67, of Proctorville, Ohio, died Jan. 13 in Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington. Private family services will be held. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio, is assisting the family with arrangements. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.

Thursday, January 13, 2022

BAMBI DIANE KELLEY, 64, of Ironton, sister of Gene Kelley of Ironton, died Jan. 9 in Lexington (Ky.) Medical Center. Graveside service will be at noon Jan. 17 at Woodland Cemetery, Ironton. Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home, Ironton, is directing arrangements. www.tracybrammerfh.com.

JOHNNY MACK MARSH, age 84, formerly of Chesapeake, Ohio, passed away January 8, 2022, surrounded by family at his home in Ringgold, Ga. He was born May 22, 1937, to George and Jessie Marsh in Proctorville, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Freddy Marsh, and his sist…

MARGARET EVELYN HARDY, 89, of Mansfield, Ohio, formerly of Kitts Hill, Ohio, widow of Earl Hardy, died Jan. 11 in Southern Care Hospice-Conard House, Mansfield. Funeral service will be at noon Jan. 14 at Schneider-Hall Funeral Home, Chesapeake, Ohio. Burial will follow in Myrtle Ridge Cemete…

NIKKI LEE RIGNEY, 44, of South Point, Ohio, wife of David Lee Rigney, died Jan. 7 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. There will be a memorial service at 6 p.m. Jan. 14 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. ww…

TERRY A. STEVENS, 52, of Coal Grove, Ohio, daughter of John Ellis of Pedro, Ohio, died Jan. 6 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. There will be a memorial service at 5 p.m. Jan. 15 at Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton. Visitation will be after 3:30 p.m. Jan. 15 at the funeral home. www.phillips…

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

DOROTHY REED HARDY, 92, of Kitts Hill, Ohio, widow of Paul Hardy, died Jan. 10 at home. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Jan. 13 at Schneider-Hall Funeral Home, Chesapeake, Ohio. Burial will follow in Myrtle Ridge Cemetery, Kitts Hill, Ohio. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 12 at the funer…

JOHNNY MACK MARSH, 84, of Ringgold, Ga., died Jan. 8. Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 14 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens, South Point, Ohio. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.…

PAUL E. JOHNSON, 69, of Fleming Island, Fla., husband of Phyllis Bartram Johnson, died Dec. 27 at home. He retired as director of coal operations for CSX Transportation. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Jan. 15 at Woodland Cemetery, Ironton. Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home, Ironton, is dir…

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

FRED FANNIN PRESTON, 56, of Chesapeake, Ohio, husband of Tonya Richardson Preston, died Jan. 6 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. He was lead lab technician for Vision Works, Ashland. Graveside service at 1 p.m. Jan. 13 at Woodland Cemetery; procession leaves Phillips Funeral Home at 12:30 …

WILLIAM LOUIS WILSON, 75, of Pedro, Ohio, died Dec. 22 in SOMC Hospice Center, Portsmouth, Ohio. He had been an engineer in the telecommunication and information technology industries. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Jan. 13 at Pine Grove Cemetery, County Road 26, Ironton. Donations are sug…

Sunday, January 09, 2022

FRED WALT SAMMONS, 83, of Ironton, Ohio, husband of Elizabeth Sammons, died Jan. 7 at his residence. He was retired from CSX. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Phillips Funeral Home; burial at Hecla Cemetery. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.

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