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Carl G. Scott
Carl G. Scott, 83, of Richmond, OH, passed away February 6, 2015, at UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, PA due to complications from a fall on the ice.
He was born on June 30, 1931, in Braxton County, WV, a son of the late Robert J. and Nelia (Perrine) Scott.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Betty Lou (Hall) Scott who passed away on August 20, 2006; sister, Wilma Starmer; and brother, Jack Scott.
He retired from Weirton Steel and was a member of Weirton Steel employee 25-year club.
Carl attended the Two Ridges Presbyterian Church, Winterville. He was a lifetime member of Steubenville Rifle and Pistol Club and a member of the Unionport Masonic Lodge 333, IOOF, NRA, and Jefferson County Farm Bureau.
He enjoyed spending time with his friends at Prime Time in Richmond, OH.
He is survived by his children, Cheryl (LeRoy) Hoover of Virginia Beach, VA, David (Sheila) Scott of New Philadelphia, OH, and Lisa Breuer of Sachse, TX; grandchildren, Mark (Joy) Hoover, Shawn Hoover, Grad and Cindy Scott, Natalie (Dylan) Demas, Louann Wells, Evie (Justin) Firm, and Adriana Breuer; great-grandchildren , Ryan Hoover, Daria and Nathan Scott, Grayson Demas, Alexis Wells, Lance and Melanie Firm; sister, Wanda Moore; and brother, Buddy (Gloria) Scott.
Friends were received on Sunday from 3-5 p.m. at the Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 685 Canton Road, Wintersville, where funeral services followed at 1p.m. on Monday. Masonic services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday.
Burial followed at Ft. Steuben Burial Estates, Wintersville.
Send condolences online at www.everhartbovefuneral homes.com


Thomas “Tinker “ Jackson Blake

Thomas “Tinker “Jackson Blake, 82, of Orlando, WV, went to be with the Lord on February 20, 2015. He was born on April 11, 1932 in Orlando, WV to the late Auzie and Iva (Wine) Blake of Orlando, WV.
Thomas is also preceded in death by his wife, Madelyn I. Blake and brother, James Blake of Weston, WV.
Those left to honor his memory are brothers, William “Bill” Blake and wife Velva Jean of Weston, WV and Jesse Blake and wife Leila of Duck, WV; sister, Mary Jane Blake and husband Homer of Walkersville, WV; several nieces and nephews.
Thomas was a lineman, working for Pennline throughout the 1960’s and also T.A. Chapman throughout the 1970’s. He also worked as a farmhand. He was an avid outdoorsman; he enjoyed hunting deer, rabbit and squirrel. He also enjoyed fishing, gardening and canning.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home at 378 Flatwoods Corner Rd. in Flatwoods, WV 26621. Funeral Services will follow visitation at 2:00p.m at Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home with Pastor Jesse Blake officiating. Interment will follow in the Little Kanawha Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Heaters, WV.
Words of comfort and fond memories may be shared with the family at stockert-paletti.com.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home of Flatwoods is honored to be serving the Blake Family.

Allan Shade Butler
Allan Shade Butler, 61, of Linn, WV, went to be with the Lord on February 17, 2015. He was born on December 18, 1953 in North Carolina to the late Shade and Frances (Kinlew) Butler.
Allan is also preceded in death by his sister, Dianne Butler.
Those left to honor his memory are sons, Erik Butler of Sandfork, WV and Zack Butler of Oviedo, FL; daughter, Beverly McHenry and husband Doug of Sandfork, WV; grandchildren, Cameron McHenry, Ava McHenry, Micah Butler, Noah Butler and Brittney, Jeffrey, and Ethyn Miller. Also surviving are brothers, Alex Butler of Chadbourn, NC, Anthony Butler of Chadbourn, NC and Dennis Butler of FL.
Allan was a carpenter by trade. He was a free spirit and loved spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed classic rock music; his favorite band was Steppenwolf. He loved to grill out with family, loved to dance, and always loved to have a good time.
At Allan’s request, his body will be cremated. No visitation will be held at this time.
Words of comfort and fond memories may be shared with the family at stockert-paletti.com.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home of Flatwoods is honored to be serving the Butler Family.

William “Bill” F. Ruby
William “Bill” F. Ruby of Murray, Kentucky passed away February 14, 2015 at home.
He is the oldest son of Carl and Margaret Ruby. Born 1924 in Cambridge, Ohio. He grew up in the depression years. In his words: “I started with nothing, my childhood was great but we had very little.”
This spring his wife and children will carry his ashes “home” to New Concord, Ohio. At that time a gathering of friends and family will be held to celebrate his life. Notification will be posted in the Jeffersonian and New Concord Leader newspaper. A private burial will be held at Highland Township Cemetery located in Bloomfield, Ohio.
Bill Graduated from New Concord High School in 1942. He served in the Marine Corp. (rank: PFC) from 1943 – 1946 in the Marshall Islands, Saipan, Tinian and Iwo Jima. He was a WWII Veteran. Graduated from Muskingum College in 1950. While at Muskingum he participated on the basketball team (center). He led the nation in field goal percentage his senior year. He was invited to try out with the New York Knicks.
Bill’s success in basketball earned an induction into the Muskingum College Hall of Fame (1985) and the John Glenn High School Hall of Fame (2010).
In 1950 Mr. Ruby began his career with Goodyear retiring 36 years later in 1986. He worked in middle management at the Goodyear plants in Akron, OH North Chicago, IL and Norfolk, NE.
He proudly raised his family in Libertyville, IL. Bill, Nancy and children enjoyed many fond memories and friendships of Hanlon and Heathercliff Road.
They retired and moved to Murray, KY in 1988. He also owned a small piece of property on Shoemaker Road. He loved his “little garden”.
Dad always had a story or memory to share with his dry, engaging sense of humor. His fondest memories though were his marriage to his wife Nancy and the birth of his two children.
William is survived by his loving wife, of 62 years, Nancy Shields Ruby; son, David and daughter, Diane; siblings, Dorothy Morrow and Marge Gladstone; brother-in-laws, Melvin Shields, John Shields, Don (Marilyn) Shields and sister-in-law, Glenna Mae (Dana) Pauley; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. We also wish to acknowledge the wonderful lifetime friendships from his childhood, service, career and retirement years.
Mr. Ruby is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Betty Mae Ruby Douglas; brother, Gene (Cecelia) Ruby; sister, Mary Joan Marvin; brother-in-laws, Roy Shields, Jimmy Shields, Clyde (Ethel) Shields, Mary Shields, Glendale (Nora) Shields, and Bill (Helen) Shields.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to your local American Legion Program on behalf of William F. Ruby.
The J.H. Churchill Funeral Home in Murray, KY is in charge of local arrangements.
Online condolences can be left at, www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com


Delmas Clide Nottingham Sr.
Delmas Clide Nottingham Sr. 71, of Gassaway, went home to be with the Lord on February 20, 2015 after a long illness.
He was born March 22, 1943 at Strange Creek, WV a son of the late Holly Dae Nottingham and Mamie Mae Hall Nottingham Gravier.
He is survived by Barbara Jarvis Nottingham; sons, Delmas C. Nottingham II of Gassaway, Justin Nottingham (Kylie) of Frametown and Rick Nottingham (Allecia) of Rittman, OH; brothers, Lanty Nottingham of Temperance, Mich., Darrell Nottingham of Strange Creek, Mike Nottingham of Frametown and Gary Nottingham of Duck; sisters, Susan Botkins of Bryan, OH and Jeannie Dawson of Duck; one granddaughter, Ashlee Acker; many nieces, nephews, cousins, and close friends, including Jud Bailey of Gassaway.
In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by brothers, Clarence, Carl, Darrius, Holly Jr., and Gale.
The family apologizes for the unintentional oversight of names not mentioned.
Delmas loved and was loved by many people.
Service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Allen Legg officiating. Burial will be in the Sugar Creek Cemetery, Gassaway.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Susie Francine McMorrow Cutlip
Susie Francine McMorrow Cutlip, 93, of Gassaway, WV, died Sunday, February 22, 2015.
She was born January 23, 1922 in Braxton County to the late Charles Delph McMorrow and Ocie Blanche Carr McMorrow.
She was a member of the Frametown United Methodist Church, Braxton County Extension Homemakers and Braxton County Senior Citizens.
Francine was a skillful homemaker who spent many hours canning delightful vegetables, jellies and sauces but was best known for her dill pickles. She also appreciated gardening and quilting. Francine was an inspirational and generous person who was always willing to share the fruits of her labors. She will be dearly missed by her family, neighbors and friends.
She was preceded in death by her beloved son Stephen E. Cutlip; brother, Eugene and sisters, Delphine, Maxine and Evaline.
She is survived by her husband of 73 years Charles A. “Spanky” Cutlip, of Gassaway, WV; brothers, Russell (Les) of Georgia and Bill (Marty) of Ohio; son, David Cutlip (Judy) of Gassaway, WV; daughter, Sue Wymer (Ed) of Strasburg, VA; daughter-in-law, Kathy Cutlip of Exchange, WV; grandchildren, Jackie Speiden (Robert) of Wardensville, WV; Nikki Taylor (Paul) of Strasburg, VA; Russell Wymer (Bridget) of Strasburg, VA; Sarah Bailey (Ross) of Morgantown, WV and Jennifer King (John) of Walker, WV. She is also survived by 6 great-grandchildren, Timmy and Riley McDonald, Corey Peer, Reese Taylor, Julianna Bailey and Caroline King and great-great grandchildren Jackson and Hayden McDonald.
Service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with the Rev. Johnny Conrad officiating. Burial will be in the Sugar Creek Cemetery, Gassaway.
Friends may call three hours prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial donations be made to Gassaway Depot Fund, P.O. Box 147, Gassaway, WV 26624.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.


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