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Latetia Ann Ratliff
Latetia Ann Ratliff, 74, of Gassaway, passed away October 13, 2016 at home.
She was born August 25, 1942 in Gassaway a daughter of the late Bland and Marie “Nip” Quirckle McLaughlin.
She was a secretary for Dr. Fisher and Hope Gas Co. in Gassaway. She loved to crochet and read. Her grandsons were the apples of her eye.
She was preceded in death by husband, Thomas Arlie Ratliff and daughter, Linka Marie Ratliff.
She is survived by daughter, Joetta J. Stewart and husband, Rick; sister, Neva Delaney and husband, Marvin; grandsons, Thomas and Morgan Stewart.
In keeping with her wishes she was cremated and private services will be held at a later date.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Matthew James Coffman
Matthew James Coffman, 32, of Fairmont passed away Wednesday October 12, 2016 at his residence. He was born on February 14, 1984 in Parkersburg son of Larry B. Coffman and Claudia Susan Criss Coffman of Parkersburg.
He was a welder fabricator and most recently worked at Francis Enterprises in Morgantown and Fairmont. He was also a talented musician and was a drummer in Dogs Without Horses, The F.M., and The Skinnys. He previously was a member of The Ultimatums, Eight Track Trebuchet, and One Step Closer, a Christian rock band.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife Tracy Serge Coffman of Fairmont. He is also survived by his sister and brother-in-law Kelly and David Burris and their children Avery, Olivia, and Owen Burris of Washington, WV; his in-laws, Daniel and Cindy Serge of Fairmont; grandmother Carolean Schafer of Fairmont; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and those in music communities throughout West Virginia.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents Claude and Velma Jean Criss and Jack and Mona Coffman as well as his cousin D.J. Criss.
Visitation was held on Saturday and the funeral service was held Sunday October 16 at 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home with Minister Eddie Stewart Officiating. Interment was at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Fairmont.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to any charitable organization dedicated to helping animals.
Condolences may be sent to www.rossfh.com.

Olga Uldine Triplett
Olga Uldine Triplett, 91, of Gassaway, passed away October 10, 2016 at the home of her daughter, Rheta Clark of Gassaway, where she made her home for the last 2 ½ years.
She was born July 25, 1925 at Sutton a daughter of the late John William and Jessie Rhea Cook.
She was a homemaker; a social worker for the Braxton County Senior Center and a CNA at the Gassaway Hospital.
She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Flatwoods Branch of the Charleston, WV Stake.
She is survived by sons, Robert Given and John E. Given (Kathy) both of Gassaway; daughters, Donna Jeffries of Akron, OH, Charlotte Payne, Rheta Clark (Brian), Rebecca Blevins and Shelia Allen all of Gassaway; brother, Denver Cook of Massillon, OH; nine grandchildren 13, great grandchildren and two great- great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by husband, Robert E. Given; second husband, Orb Triplett; three brothers.
Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, September 13, 2016 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Brother Rodney Boyce and Brother Bill Agard officiating. Interment will be in the Cutlip Cemetery, Gassaway.
Visitation will be one hour prior to service.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.





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