Randall “Keith” Keener, age 81 of Proctor, WV died Monday, February 15, 2021 at home.
He was born February 7, 1940 in Frametown, WV, the son of the late Berkley and Genevieve Beal Keener.
He was a retired coal miner.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Dotty Martin Keener; two children, Danny (Lisa) Keener of Proctor, and Cindy Kotson of Benwood, WV; a sister, Dorothy (Glen Taylor) Willey of Tiro, OH; five grandchildren, Misty (Tyler Jeffers) Keener, Dustin Keener, Kady Keener, Jeremy Siburt, and Tiffany (Tommy) Burton; and thirteen great-grandchildren including Alyssa Keener.
Family received friends Saturday from 11am until time of funeral service at 1pm at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville with Rev. Rocky Wills officiating.
Interment in Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.
Cole Shannon“Shag Dog” McCourt
Cole Shannon “Shag Dog” McCourt, 64 of Webster Springs passed away Sunday at United Hospital Center. Shannon was born December 7, 1956 in Webster Springs and was the son of the late Freeman and Betty Lou Fornash McCourt. Along with his parents he is also preceded in death by his brother Buck McCourt, sister Nada Cochran; nephew, Zach Cochran; and nieces Lora McCourt Simms and SaraBeth Clutter.
Shannon liked to hunt, fish and spending time at his camp down Elk River. He was a carpenter by trade for many years. He was a loving father, husband, grandfather and brother. Shannon loved his family very much but held a special place in his heart for his grandson Timothy and considered being his grandfather his greatest pleasure.
Surviving are his wife, Johnni Clutter McCourt; son, Shane McCourt, daughter, Sheena McCourt; grandson, Timothy Shane McCourt; siblings, Bill (Sally) McCourt, Guy “Bobo” (Lorna) McCourt, Chris (Brenda) McCourt, Sue Ellen (companion Ron White) Badmaev, Nellie (Melvin) Knight and Markita (Paul) Ridgeway; brother in law Tom Cochran and many nieces and nephews.
Service was 2:00 PM, Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home with Pastor Paul Rounds officiating. Burial followed at Harrison Cochran Cemetery, Grassy Creek. Friends joined the family for visitation two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
Due to COVID-19, all who attend the services please practice the social distancing guidelines set forth by the CDC and the state of WV, including the wearing of facial coverings.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.doddreedfh.com
Dodd & Reed Funeral Home, Webster Springs, is honored to be serving the McCourt family.
Willie Harold Teter
Willie Harold Teter, 79, of Walkersville, passed away at his residence under the compassionate care of WV Caring Hospice on Saturday, February 13, 2021 following an extended illness.
He was born in Falls Mills on August 14, 1941, a son of the late Cecil Clyde and Carrie Edith Lowther Teter. In addition to his parents, Willie was preceded in death by three sisters: Thelma Zerr, Gray Mick, and Freda Dennison; two brothers: Dana and Arlis Teter; and one brother-in-law, Marlin Ellis.
Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Melva Lou Hamner Teter of Walkersville; two sons: Cecil Greg Teter of Walkersville, and Timothy Harold Teter and wife, Rebecca, of Gassaway; one daughter, Heather Dawn Teter and companion, Billy, of Gym, WV; three grandchildren: Nathan Teter, Ashley Nuzum, and William Teter; one brother, Dennis Teter of Berlin; one sister, Anna Lee Ellis of Aurora, OH; his loving rabbit companion, Midnight Rose; and several nieces and nephews.
Willie was a heavy equipment operator, truck driver, and his favorite occupation was school bus driver. He was Methodist by faith and a born again Christian man. Willie’s favorite pastimes included hunting (especially for turkey), fishing, and watching sports on TV. He loved any activity outdoors in the Wild and Wonderful West Virginia. More than anything, Willie cherished spending time with his family and especially treasured all of his grandchildren. He was a generous and caring soul and will be missed dearly by all who knew him.
Graveside Services were held at Falls Mills Cemetery in Braxton County at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 with Pastor Jeff Ramsey officiating. Interment followed.
We, at Clutter Funeral Home-Alkire Chapel located at 190 Wildcat Rd. in Ireland, are honored and privileged to serve the family of Willie Harold Teter. Online condolences may be expressed at www.ClutterFuneralHome.com.
Billy D. McHenry
Billy D. McHenry 86 of Gassaway, WV; departed this earthly life on the morning of Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at the Minnie Hamilton Health Care Center in Grantsville, WV; following an extended illness.
He was born August 10, 1934 in Tanner, WV, son of the late Raymond and Mary Kemper McHenry.
Billy is a graduate of Harrisville High School, Class of 1952. He is a veteran of the United States Army having served for 22 years and later in life worked as a carpenter in the construction industry. In his spare time, Billy enjoyed spending time with his loving wife and family, traveling the world, and living the quiet life in West Virginia.
On September 10, 1975 Billy was united in marriage to Sun Nam Lee McHenry who survives at their home in Gassaway.
Surviving is his daughter, Yumi Allen of Roanoke, VA; and 2 grandchildren, Anthony Allen of Little Birch, WV; and Erica Allen of Lexington, KY.
Along with his parents, Billy is preceded in death by 5 siblings, Robert McHenry, Anne Ferguson, 1 infant sister and 2 infant brothers.
A graveside service was conducted at the Horn Creek Baptist Cemetery near Cox’s Mills, WV; at 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 19, 2021 with Pastor Bryan Groves officiating.
Ellyson Mortuary and Cremation Services, Inc. is honored to assist the family of Billy D. McHenry with arrangements.
Cheryl Jo Cox
Cheryl Jo Cox, 71, of Weston, WV passed away on Sunday, January 24th, 2021 at Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. She was born on February 28th, 1949 in Lewis County to the late Hayward Columbus Skinner and Reva Gae (Pritt) Skinner.
Cheryl graduated from Burnsville High School with the class of 1967.
Forever remembering Cheryl’s life are her two daughters: Melissa Cutright and husband Greg of Massillon, OH and Carol Lea Pennington of Weston, WV, 4 grandchildren: Spencer Weaver and wife Brittany, Christopher Nicholas and wife Sierra, Cody Nicholas and wife Lexi and Hunter Weaver, 2 great-grandchildren: Wyatt Weaver and Cooper Weaver, 2 brothers: Bud Skinner of Charleston, WV and Allen Skinner and wife Gae of Weston, WV, a sister: Joyce Norman and companion Ken Edwards of Orlando, WV and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents Cheryl was preceded in death by a brother Bill Skinner.
Cheryl enjoyed watching old western shows on television. She loved drinking her Coke and eating her chocolates. She loved to read Harlequin romance books. Cheryl enjoyed doing crafts especially making flower arrangements and wreaths. She liked to decorate cakes and would even make wedding cakes for people. Cheryl had a passion to make ceramics and had a kiln to do them with. More than anything Cheryl loved her family. She cherished time spent with her grandbabies.
Family and friends were received at Hardman Family Funeral Home 730 N. Main Avenue Weston, WV on Friday, January 29th, 2021 from 11:00AM-12:00PM with a private family funeral service at 12:00PM in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Dwayne Brown officiating. Interment followed services at Casto Cemetery of Knawl’s Creek, WV. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to be sent to the Lewis County Family Resource Network at P.O. Box 1168 Weston, WV 26452 a charity nonprofit organization food pantry. Online condolences and life stories in memory of Cheryl may be expressed at hardmanfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Hardman Family Funeral Home of Weston, WV considers it an honor and privilege to serve the family of Cheryl Jo Cox.
Elmer Knight, age 87, of Wadsworth, OH, formally of Sutton, WV, went to meet the Lord, Thursday, February 18, 2021 at home with family in Wadsworth, OH.
He was born September 26, 1933 in Sutton, WV to the late Mack Knight and Lena Wilson Knight. Also preceding him in death was his beloved wife, Dessie Ann Gross Knight.
Elmer was the best loving father, friend, brother, grandfather and great grandfather which was adored by all. Elmer always had a joke to crack, a hug to give with a smile on his face. He found a special love with Wilma Rose after loss of his beloved wife. We will always be grateful for her kind heart.
Elmer is survived by his sons, Timothy Knight and wife Carmella of Akron, OH, Andrew Knight of Kenmore, OH, Brian Knight and wife Krissy of Bath, OH; daughters, Debra King and husband Kenneth and Carolyn Knight all of Wadsworth, OH; brothers, Walter Knight and James Knight of Sutton, WV; sisters, Ruth Gross of Sutton, WV, Lucille Justice , Violet Marcum, and Lorena Lewis all of Ohio. Elmer had 13 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren that loved and adored him.
Graveside services will be held 3:00 p.m. Friday, February 26, 2021 at Barnett Cemetery, Bug Ridge Rd. Sutton, WV. Due to the pandemic, we ask all who attend to wear masks and social distance.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Knight family.
Online condolences may be sent to: www.greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com
Jasper Sampson Green
Jasper Sampson Green, 93 of Webster Springs passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at WVU Hospital – Ruby Memorial. He was born March 24, 1927 in Bear Run to the late William “H.W.” and Lillie A. Payne Green and was a coal miner.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and spending time with his family and friends. He was Pentecostal by faith and attended several local churches.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Jessie L. Frazier Green; daughter Patricia A. Payne; granddaughter Vanessa Green; sisters Eliza Jane Green and Gathel Clutter; and brothers Merlin Green and Ancil Green.
Jasper is survived by his daughter Eva Brady; sons Charles (Angela) Green, Clarence Green, Franklin Green, and Tex (companion Salena) Green; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and other extended family and friends.
Funeral Services to celebrate Jasper’s life will be held on Saturday, February 27, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home with Rev. James Bender officiating. Interment will follow in Joe McCourt Cemetery. Friends may join the family for visitation one hour prior to service time at the Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.doddreedfh.com.
Dodd & Reed Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Green family.
Due to the COVID-19 Virus, all who attend services must practice the social distancing guidelines as set forth by the State of WV and the CDC, including the wearing of facial coverings.
Beulah “Madge” (Barrett) Wines
Beulah “Madge” (Barrett) Wines, 83 of Buckhannon, went peacefully to be with our Lord and Savior on Saturday, February 20, 2021, at her residence after a long illness. She was born February 16, 1938, in Braxton County. She was united in marriage on October 17, 1964 to John E. Wines, who preceded her in death on December 26, 2018. Madge is survived by one son Robert Wines, along with a special like-son Bryan Luzader; two sisters: Mildred (Virgil) Jackson of Hiram, OH, and Lena Barrett of Buckhannon, WV. Madge was preceded in death by her parents, John and Ercie (Conrad) Barrett of Burnsville, WV. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters: Marvin (Trudy) Barrett of Girard, OH, Richard Barrett of Olmstead Falls, OH, John (Karen) Barrett of Struthers, OH, Dewey (JoAnn) Barrett of Burnsville, WV, Mary (Russell) Davis of North Jackson, OH, Rena (Buck) Gregory of Napier, WV.
Madge was a member of the Little Kanawha Independent Church and attended Buckhannon Union Mission Church later in life. Madge worked in several service jobs in the Buckhannon area, most notably at T&L Hot Dog for 20 plus years.
Friends will be received at Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 from 5-7pm. The funeral will be held on Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at 11am, at the funeral chapel, with Rev. Dennis Estes and Rev. Ronzel Roberts officiating. Interment will follow in the Upshur County Memorial Park.
The family would like to thank the great professionals at WVU Medicine Hospice, and a special thank you to Beatty Parks for her selfless care of Madge the past several weeks.
Online condolences may be extended to the Wines family at www.heavnerandcutright.com The Wines family has entrusted the Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services with funeral arrangements.