Shirley Ann Fisher
Shirley Ann Fisher, 75, of Sutton, passed away Sunday November 9, 2014 at Nicholas County Nursing & Rehab. Center, Richwood, WV.
She was born September 1, 1939 in Sutton, WV, the daughter of the late Paul Jackson & Porta Frame Cochran. Also preceding her in death was her brother, Paul Cochran, Jr., and sister-in-law, Sue Cochran.
Shirley is survived by her companion, Russell Wyatt of Sutton, son, Charles Myers (Connie) of Sutton, brothers, Charles Lee Cochran (Phyllis) of Charleston, WV, Joe Allen Cochran (Paulette) of Cross Lanes, WV, grandsons, Charlie Myers and Ryan Myers, 3 great grandchildren.
Upon her request, Shirley’s body will be cremated. There will be no services.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled to be serving the Fisher/Wyatt Family.
Online condolences can be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com
Faith J. Payne
Faith J. Payne, 69, of Duck formally of Sutton passed away Sunday, November 9, 2014 at CAMC Memorial, Charleston.
She was born July 14, 1945 in Lockport, NY to the late Howard Edward & Mary Sargent Palmer. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Raymond Carl Payne, Sr., and granddaughter, Tara Payne.
Faith is survived by her sons, Raymond Carl Payne, Jr. and James S. Payne both of Sutton, Brian D. Payne of Duck with whom she made her home, daughter, Shirley Ann Bryant-Dix of Summersville, sister, Roxanna Skidmore of Vallejo, CA, half brother, Craig Bidelman of Sacramento, CA, grandchildren, Daniel, Laura, Rachel, Stephanie, Jennifer, Allison, Nathanael, 10 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 1:00 p.m. Thursday November 13, 2014 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton with Rev. Linn Schiefer officiating. Friends called with the family one hour prior the service at the funeral home. Burial followed at Centralia Cemetery, Centralia, WV.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled to be serving the Payne family.
Online condolences may be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com
William Arthur Thorne
William Arthur Thorne, 73, of 4297 Elk River Road, Gassaway, WV passed away at his residence following an extended illness. He was born on October 2, 1941, in Gassaway, to late Arthur Thorne and Clara (Williams) Thorne. He was married to Linda K. (Miller) Thorne of Gassaway.
William is survived by one son, William Arthur Thorne and wife Karen of Gassaway. He is also survived by one grandson, Mark Nottingham of Bridgeport, WV.
William was a member of the Gassaway Baptist Church for many years. William enjoyed restoring and driving antique cars and riding motorcycles. William and his wife took a number of trips on the motorcycle. William was also an outdoorsman; he loved to fish and shoot skeet. William was a machinist by trade and operated his own shop for many years.
The family’s request for cremation has been honored. The family will hold a private graveside ceremony at a later date. Words of comfort and fond memories may be expressed to the family at stockert-paletti.com
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home of 376 Flatwoods Corner Road, Flatwoods, WV will be caring for the family of William Arthur Thorne.
Joanne Gawthrop Harrison
Joanne Gawthrop Harrison, 87, of Muddlety passed away November 16, 2014 at Laurel Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Big Otter.
She was born June 3, 1927 in Weston, WV a daughter of the late John Frank and Anna Mary Kessler Gawthrop.
She was a graduate of Glenville State College with an Elementary Education Degree. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Jacksonville, FL and the Daughter’s of the American Revolution.
She is survived by daughter, Suzanne Harrison of Atlanta, GA; siblings, Marjorie Lee Young of Summersville and John Daniel Gawthrop of Gassaway; brother-in-law, Jerry Wilson of Maryland; sister-in-law, Freda Gawthrop of Summersville.She was preceded in death by husband, Robert Ward Harrison, Jr.; siblings, Mary Louise Gault, John Frank Gawthrop, Jr. and Martha Jean Wilson; brothers-in-law, Joseph Gault and Sidney Joseph Young; sister-in-law, JoAnn Gawthrop; nieces, Stephanie Key and Judith Karen Potts.
Joanne had a smile on her face for everyone she met and made people feel loved and welcomed. Her arms were always held out for hugs. She will be missed by her family.
Service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Larry Gawthrop officiating. Burial will be in the Hill Cemetery, Muddlety.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.
Roy Yvonni Losh
Roy Losh, 81, of Utica, Ohio passed away on Wednesday October 22, 2014 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Roy was born at Exchange, WV on April 14, 1933 to the late Henry Walter and Rosa Perkins Losh.
He is survived by daughter Susie and son-in-law Danny May of Mount Vernon, Ohio; three granddaughters Danielle, Jessica, and Shavon; ten great grandchildren; a great great grandchild (on the way); sister Alma Louise and brother-in-law Hugh Lee Schiefer of Exchange, West Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, son David Earl, and great grandson Tyler; five brothers Clyde Staton, Byron Earl, Dolph, Arthur Glenn, and Bazil Blaine; two sisters Lucille and Evelyn.
Roy graduated from Gassaway High School in 1951, then moved to Ohio where he worked at Cooper Bessimer in Mount Vernon, Ohio. He retired from Rockwell International in Columbus, OH in 1990 after 36 years of service. He also worked with the Homer Volunteer Fire Department for 19 years.
Roy was a member of Mount Vernon Coin Club, American Coin Collectors Association, and National Knife Collectors Association. In his younger years he enjoyed racing his car #88 on local dirt tracks; he also enjoyed gardening in the spring and summer and hunting and gathering nuts in the fall and winter.
Friends and relatives were received Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. until noon at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 North Main Street, Utica Ohio. Services were at 12:00 p.m. and were officiated by Minister Ronald Street, reading from Psalms 23.
Roy was carried to his final resting place by pall-bearers Don Grigsby, Charlie Edmond, Jack Ball, Gentry Sunkle, Jessie Cox, and Dustin Deaupay and laid to rest in the Homer, Ohio cemetery.