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Theodore Samuel Elonis
Theodore Samuel Elonis, age 79, of Pinehurst, and formerly of Sutton, West Virginia died Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at First Health Moore Regional Hospital.
A Celebration of Life will be held in June in New Jersey.
A native of Donaldson, PA , he was the son of the late Samuel and Thelma (Kimmel) Elonis .Ted retired from the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union 9 of Central NJ. Additionally, he was a pastor at the Church of God in Riverside, NJ.
An avid outdoorsman he retired to West Virginia and built a log home. In 1986 he was a thru-hiker of the Appalachian Trail completing it in 169 days. Ted was active at the Wayside Church in Sutton, WV and served on the recycling committee in Sutton. He was also instrumental in getting the water line for Poplar Ridge residents of West Virginia.
Throughout his life he was privileged to travel to many places including Jerusalem, Greece, Italy, Costa Rica and throughout the Western United States; also living in Washington state for a couple of years. He loved hunting, fishing, hiking and boating. Most of all he loved people and they loved him back.
He was preceded in death by two brothers Richard and Joseph Elonis.
He is survived by: his wife, Evelyn Osborne Elonis; son Theodore Elonis, Jr.; two daughters, Tawny Steff and Ginger Elonis; two step-sons, Ed Keller and Ronald Keller; sister, Mary Steiner; two brothers, Samuel Elonis Jr. and wife Toni, Timothy Elonis; nine grandchildren; a lifelong friend who was like a brother Frank Keating and his neighbor Nova Sandy who Ted referred to as his “friend and angel.”
Powell Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Elonis family.
Condolences: PinesFunerals.com

Roy Franklin Patterson
Roy Franklin Patterson, “Pa Pa”, 84, of Sutton, WV entered into rest January 7, 2020 at Pittsburgh VA Medical Center after a sudden illness.
He was born February 25, 1935 in Ira, WV a son of the late Claude Henry Patterson and Maggie Marie Radar Patterson.
In addition to his parents, Roy was preceded in death by his wife, Gladys H. Brown Patterson; grandchildren, Andrew Franklin Patterson and Marcy Lynn Cutlip; great grandson, Henry Graham Thomas; siblings, Ray Henry Patterson, John Ralph Patterson, Otto “Junior” Jarvis and Fred Lee Patterson.
Roy attended Clay County School until his senior year where he graduated from Ansted High School. He enlisted in the Air Force on March 26, 1952 till February 21, 1956. He was a Korean War Veteran. Roy was an Engineer in a large steel plant in Chicago, IL. He was also a tipple operator and engineer at the Widen Coal Mines. He worked many trades before, during and after retiring from the coal mines. The trades he worked included masonry, carpentry, and auto mechanic. He owned his personal logging company and sawmill on his private property. Roy always said he was “a jack of all trades and master of none”. All the work he did helped to provide for his children and to ensure his wife did not have to work. Roy was an incredible hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed telling many true fishing and hunting stories to everyone.
Roy will be lovingly remember by his children, Roy D. Patterson (Becky) of Swansea, SC, LaDonna L. Kehoe (Thomas) of Columbia, SC, John P. Patterson of Lexington, SC, Joyce L. Blanton (Terry) of Lexington, SC, Clarke D. Patterson of Sutton, WV, Katherine D. Patterson of Sutton, Dawn D. Herron (Glen) of Sutton, Sherry J. Moats (Steve) of Sutton, Sheryl J. Stewart (Friday) of Sutton and Denzil R. Patterson of West Columbia, SC; over 30 grandchildren and over 20 great grandchildren; siblings, Icie Marie Taylor and Ruthie Matilda Duffield, both of Harrison, WV.
The grandkids find comfort in knowing that no one has lived a fuller life than Pa Pa. He truly lived and did the things he loved. Most importantly everyone will remember his love and kindness he gave to all. His big smile will be his lasting legacy. His face would light up everytime he saw any or all of his children, grandchildren or great grandchildren. Pa Pa enjoyed every minute of his life with the ones he loved. Rest in Peace.
Service was held 2 P.M. Sunday, January 12, 2020 at Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Reverend Ray Teets officiating. Interment with military graveside rites were in the Gray Cemetery, Harrison, WV.
Friends called two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
Words of comfort and memories may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.

Raben C. Frame
Raben C. Frame, 76, of Normantown, passed away January 9, 2020 at home.
He was born May 6, 1943 at O’Brion a son of the late Spencer Frame and Macel Ellen Perrine Frame, who survives of Normantown.
In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years, Linda Furby Frame in 2005; and by his brother in law, Ernest Dale Carr.
He was retired from Ford Motor Company, Lorrain, OH with 31 years of service. He lived in Ohio for 38 years. He loved to fish and watch NASCAR, football and basketball.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by son, Rodney Frame; daughter, Regina Hall; grandsons, Dylan Freeman, Jacob Hardwick and Caleb Hardwick; great grandchildren, Ava Freeman and Dylan Freeman II; brothers, Lloyd Frame and wife, Cindy and Randy Frame and wife, Teresa; sisters, Mary Cogar and husband, Joe, Marlene Carr and Marilyn Boone and husband, Garrett; several nieces and nephews. He will be missed by his whole family.
Funeral service was held 2 p.m. Monday, January 13, 2020 at Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway. Interment followed in the Crooked Fork Baptist Church Cemetery.
Friends called two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
Words of comfort and memories may be shared with the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Harry Jacob Hinkel, Jr.
Harry Jacob Hinkel, Jr. passed away early Thursday morning on January 9, 2020 in his home in Exchange, West Virginia, surrounded by his family.
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 16, 1936, he was the son of the late Harry Jacob Hinkel, Sr. and Dorthy Jane Hall. He was preceded in death also by his sister, Hazel “Jane” Arneal.
Harry served 4 years in the United States Navy and retired from Prudential Insurance Company after 29 years. He attended Community Cross Church of the Nazarene in California on an extended visit, meeting new friends and attending a Men’s Bible Study. He always enjoyed building model Clipper Ships, playing chess, and being an avid NFL fan. In his retirement years he enjoyed working in the garden, continuing his ship model building including all kinds of military and car models. However his biggest enjoyment was his family and rearing grandchildren when needed. He will be remembered for bringing a smile to you forever telling a corny joke or two or three, often times not being able to finish his own joke without laughing at himself.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Bonnie Barnett Hinkel, of nearly 63 years; daughter, Cynthia Hinkel Grensavitch and her spouse, Donald; grandson, Brian; granddaughters, Amber and Angela Grensavitch; daughter, Bonnie Jean Hinkel MacKamul, and her spouse, Jeffery; granddaughters, Kimberly and Rebekah MacKamul; son, Harry Jacob Hinkel III, and his spouse, Kim; granddaughter, Brittanne Baldenegro, Suzanne Throckmorton, Bernadette M. Waddill, Lindsey Haggart, Breanna Hinkel, grandsons, Harry Jacob Hinkel IV, Christopher Violette, Brandon J. Hinkel and Jeremy Hinkel; 11 great grandchildren plus one on the way.
Graveside service was held privately at the Hinkel Families Resting Place located on his property.
In lieu of flowers please plant tulips or daffodils in your garden in his memory, as Harry enjoyed them in the springtime.
Words of comfort and memories may be shared with the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway, WV.

Billy Gene Facemire Sr.
Billy Gene Facemire SR., 92 of Dille died Sunday January 12, 2020 at his home. He was the son of the late Lanty and Lucy Butcher Facemire and was born at Widen October 1, 1927. Billy was a retired coal miner, insurance agent and member of the Strange Creek and Summersville Masonic Lodge. He was a member of the Big Union Baptist Church at Dille and served as Sunday school superintendant, Sunday school teacher, youth leader, trustee and choir member.
He was also preceded in death by his wife Wanda Brown Facemire, one brother and three sisters.
Surviving two sons Billy Gene (Pam) Facemire, Birch River, Frankie (Valerie) Facemire, Dille.
Three daughters Joyce (TG) Griffith, Dille, Debbie (Charley) Browning, Summersville. Vicki Griffith, Belle
Brother Delano (Martha) Facemire, Summersville. Sister. Carlene (Jack) Triplett Adairsville, Georgia.
Ten Grandchildren, seventeen Great Grandchildren, one Great-Great Granddaughter
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Friday January 17th in the Big Union Baptist Church at Dille with Pastor Kenneth Adkins officiating. Burial with Masonic Rites will follow in the Walker Cemetery at Kenner’s Ridge. Friends may call at the Waters Funeral Chapel in Summersville from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Big Union Baptist Church.
E-Condolences: watersfuneralchapel@frontier.com.

Zetta Jean Campbell
Zetta Jean Campbell age 96 of Glenville, WV; departed this earthly life in the afternoon hours of Saturday January 11, 2020 at her daughter’s residence with her loving family by her side.
She was born October 17, 1923 in Cedarville, WV; daughter of the late Fletcher and Elva Norman Burke.
Zetta was the owner and operator of Ray’s Grocery on top of Stewarts Creek Hill for 12 years. She also worked at the Glenville Glass Factory, Rubber Fabricators in Smithville, and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. In her spare time, Zetta enjoyed working in her garden, canning food, watching WVU sports, and attending live gospel concerts.
Zetta was a Methodist by faith, former member of the College Street United Methodist Church and current member of the Crooked Run United Methodist Church.
On April 22, 1950 Zetta was united in marriage to Ray Campbell who preceded her in death on June 6, 1985.
Surviving is her daughter, Pamela Furr of Glenville, and grandson, Scott Furr also of Glenville.
Along with her parents, Zetta is preceded in death by 9 siblings, Walker Burke, Oleva Furr, Wanda Townsend, Oma Flinter, Eula Waldeck, Madeline Groves, Shirley Minigh, Elsie Kirkpatrick, and Iona Burke, and her son-in-law, Danny H. Furr.
The family would like to take an opportunity to thank Zetta’s caregivers, Jennifer Hamrick and Steve Tomi for their care and compassion while caring for Zetta.
A funeral service will be conducted at the Ellyson Mortuary, Inc., 2 Vanhorn Drive, Glenville, WV; 26351 at 1:00 PM; Wednesday, January 15, 2020 with Pastor Bryan Groves officiating. Burial will follow in Stalnaker Cemetery in in Glenville. Friends will be received from 11:00-1:00 Wednesday at the mortuary in Glenville.
In lieu of flowers the family of Zetta request memorial contribution be made in her honor to either the Gilmer County Volunteer Fire Department or the Gilmer County Senior Citizens.
Ellyson Mortuary, Inc. is honored to assist the family of Zetta Jean Campbell with arrangements.

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