Maureen Marshall Brown, 78, peacefully passed away at Cabell Huntington Hospital to start her new journey in life. She will be dearly missed but will always be in our hearts forever. We will all be together again soon. She was the daughter of the late Roy and Thelma Marshall. She was also preceded in death by three sons, Richie, Jimmy and Billy.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Richard Brown Sr.; daughters, Susan and special son-in-law, Denny Quentrill of Hurricane, Tamera Modliszewski of Hurricane and Laura Brown of Huntington; special loving brother, Larry Marshall of Hurricane; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
She loved to read, write and was a wonderful painter and enjoyed black and white movies. She will be dearly missed but the special love and cherished memories will always be in our hearts.
A private memorial service will held at Valley View Memorial Park. Please visit allenfuneralhomewv.com to share memories and condolences.
Thelma (Jane) Clutter, 71, formally of Sutton, passed away March 8, 2014, at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Ky.
She was born March 21, 1942, in Out Crop, Pa, the daughter of the late Beulah Clutter and Hansford Clutter. Also preceding her in death was her son, Philip Ware; brother, Raymond Clutter; and sister, Clara Marie Clutter.
Jane is survived by her daughter, Lynn Shaw (Bill) of Sutton; son, Stanley Ware of Beverly, Ohio; brothers and sisters, Bazil Melvin(Diane) of Exchange, Deloris Ware(George) of Centralia, Kay Hosey(Bert) of Franklin, Ky., Maryland Hinkle(Phil) of Winchester, Ky., Dwayne Cutlip of Bucyrus, Ohio, Pat Cutlip of Sutton, Patricia Cutlip of Sutton; half brothers, Robert Clutter (Darlene) of Craigsville, Eugene Clutter(Kim) of Craigsville; half sister, Clara Clutter of Webster Springs; four grandchildren, Jessica Given, Amy Short, Jeremy Duckworth, Joseph Duckworth; seven great-grandchildren, Abigayle Duckworth, Adalyn Duckworth, Rion Given, Aiden Given, Maddison Short, Maci Short, Trent Short.
At her request she will be cremated. Services will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, she requested donations be made to: Rosemary C. Brooks Place
200 Rosemary Drive, Winchester, KY 40391
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled to be serving the Clutter Family.
Online condolences can be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com.
Roy Clayton Fontalbert Jr, 83, of Columbus, Ohio, formerly of West Virginia, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania and North Carolina, passed away March 13, 2014, at James Cancer Center of Ohio State University.
He was a retired accountant with Columbia Gas Natural Resources with over 30 years of service, an Army Veteran of the Korean War, who served in Japan and graduated from Morris Harvey College, Charleston, where he served as secretary, treasurer, and president of the Phi Sigma Phi Fraternity. Roy also enjoyed wood working, photography and watching tennis.
Preceding him in death was his wife, Louise Conley Fontalbert.
Surviving are his daughters, Lisa Fontalbert and her husband, Mark Sprenkle of Newark, DE., Michelle Fontalbert of Columbus; grandson, Corey Fontalbert of Columbus; brothers, Jimmy Lee Fontalbert, Hoyt Fontalbert and Dennis Fontalbert all of Marmet; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside funeral service will held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 16 at Montgomery Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel, London with Pastor Charles Bolen officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to service time at the Montgomery Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel and burial will follow in the cemetery.
Fidler and Frame Funeral Home, Belle, is in charge of the arrangements.
Mildred Gross Lilly, of Shady Spring, departed for her heavenly home on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
Born Jan. 19, 1927, Mildred was the daughter of the late Bill and Opal Gross of Beaver. She was the second of nine children. Mildred graduated from the Raleigh General School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse and worked most of her career at Raleigh General Hospital. She loved her profession and was dedicated to helping others.
In addition to her parents, Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, Freddie Lilly and sister, Athlene (Tootsie) Jolly.
Those left to cherish her memory are two sons, Eddie Lilly and wife, Margaret of Shady Spring and David Lilly also of Shady Spring. In addition she had six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Others who will lovingly remember Mildred include brothers, Kenneth Gross and wife, Ina, Ardith (Wink) Gross and wife, Margaret, Sam Gross and wife, Virginia, Tom Gross and wife, Helen (Cookie); along with sisters, Ann Bailey and husband, Fred, Corene (Coe) Phillips and Naomi (Na) Williams and husband, Luen; and a host of nieces, nephews, special friends, neighbors and the caring staff of The Villages of Greystone and Hospice Home Care.
Mildred was a member of The Open Door Church of Shady Spring. She loved and served her Lord well. She enjoyed traveling, gardening, reading, sewing, playing games, bowling and especially cooking for others.
A celebration of Mildred's life will be Saturday, March 15 at 2 p.m. at Calfee Funeral Home in Beckley with the Rev. Donald (Doc) Adkins officiating. Burial will follow in the Worley Cemetery at Jumping Branch. Family and friends may call two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
On line condolences may be left at www.calfeefh.com.
Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.
Adelina Maria "Nellie" Petrella, of Rand, went to be with her Savior, Jesus Christ, at the age of 95, on March 13, 2014. Nellie retired from Armour Meat Company.
Born Dec. 23, 1918 at Boomer, she was preceded in death by her parents, John and Oranda Petrella and twelve brothers and sisters.
She is survived by her sister, Mary Leonard of Michigan; daughter, Patty (Jerry) Fisher of Pocatalico; two grandsons, Ralph (Marsha) Fisher of Florence, S.C. and John (Andrea) Fisher of Scott Depot; six great-grandchildren, Jason (Jodi) Carmichael of Sandyville, Jenni (Tom) Covington of Lexington, S.C., Isaac and Sofia Fisher of Scott Depot; three great-great-grandchildren, Josie and Jonah Carmichael of Sandyville and Sydney Covington of Lexington, S.C.
Funeral service will be held at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home in Malden on Monday, March 17 at 2:30 p.m. with the Rev. Andy Colagrosso officiating. Visitation one hour before the service. Interment at Montgomery Memorial Park, London, following the service.
The family would like to thank the staff of Cedar Ridge Nursing Home and HospiceCare for the excellent care given.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Kings River Worship Center, 777 Mallory Lane, St. Albans, West Virginia 25177 and HospiceCare, 1606 Kanawha Blvd. West, Charleston, West Virginia 25312-2536. Condolences may be made by visiting www.stevensandgrass.com.
Eva Faye Pritt, 67, of Campbells Creek, passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014, at home following a short illness.
She was born October 1, 1946 in Clay County to the late Lloyd & Reta Brown. Along with her husband, James Darrell they started Pritt Tire Sales in their Campbells Creek home garage and grew it over the next 46 years into a well known family business. In addition to the business, Eva raised three children and was called Mom by many who grew up in the Campbells Creek and DuPont area. This tradition continued with her grandchildren's friends who called her MaMaw. For the past several years she really enjoyed the time spent picking up her grandchildren and their friends from school.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved father & mother-in-law, Wheeler & Hester Pritt.
She is survived by her loving husband of 51 years, James Darrell Pritt Sr.; children, James Darrell Pritt Jr. of Elkhart, Ind., Christena Dawn Ross of Pinch, Scott Alan (Jean Anne) Pritt of Charleston; seven grandsons, Tyler, Nathan, Tanner, James, Trenton, Chandler, Colin; brother, Lloyd (Beth) Brown of Pensacola, Fla.; sisters, Mary Elaine Morris of Bentree, Lynn Nichols of Clay and Yvonne (Tony) Salisbury of Clay; she is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews that she loved; and also her best friend of 50 years, Shelva Wentz of Campbells Creek.
The funeral service will be held Monday, March 17 at 11 a.m. at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden with Paul Leftwich and Chester Gibson officiating. Burial will follow at Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens, Glasgow.
A Visitation with family and friends will be held Sunday March 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
The online guest book can be accessed at www.stevensandgrass.com.
John Scott, 61, of Charleston, passed away March 10, 2014. He was formerly employed by the city of Charleston and maintained various jobs throughout the city during his life.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Beauford and Dorothy Scott-Collins; brothers, Jerry, Russell and William; and sister, Shelby Scott.
He is survived by his wife, Lesa; children, John Jr., John "John John," Tashawna, Jason, Jennifer and Michael; sisters, Judy and Toinette "Toni" Scott; brothers, Jerome, Gary, Rudolph, Thomas, Timothy and Roderick Scott; a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins; and many friends.
A gathering of family and friends will take place Saturday, March 15, beginning at 4 p.m. at Walton's Chapel of Faith Funeral Home, 706 Rebecca St., Charleston, where a brief service will follow at 5 p.m.
We at the Chapel of Faith are humbled to serve the Scott family once again.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Walton's Chapel of Faith Funeral Home.
Mr. Ronald R. "Ron" Spence III, of South Point, Ohio, passed away in Atlanta, Ga., after a short illness.
Ronnie was born in Huntington on Sept. 21, 1982 to Lisa and Ronald Spence II.
His father preceded him in death and he is an Army Veteran.
He is survived by his mother, Lisa Hall; son, Brylee; brother, Charles William Spence; maternal grandmother, Alice Davis; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A tribute to the life of Ronnie will be Noon Tuesday, March 18 at Gatens-Harding Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Tuesday.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.hardingfamilygroup.com.
Gatens-Harding Funeral Home, 147 Main St., Poca is serving the Spence family.