On Sunday, May 12, 2019, at 10:54 a.m., at Braxton Memorial Hospital in Gassaway, WV, Jake B. Loyd, 84, of Exchange Road, Sutton, WV succumbed to death after a long battle with health issues. He was born May 9, 1935 to the late B. Frank and Ruth Loyd.
Jake was a Sutton High School graduate of the class of 1953, attended Glenville State College, was in the U. S. Army during peace times, and was a retired Rural Letter Carrier. Jake was a member of the Lloydsville United Methodist Church.
Jake is also preceded in death by sister Martha Ellen Loyd, an infant sister Mary Sue, Sister-in-law Rose Leo Hoard and brothers-in-law Tom Kelsey and H. Dale Hoard.
Surviving wife of 50 years Ethel M. Cutlip Loyd, son Samuel J. Loyd of Sutton, daughter Christy Sue (Roger) Collins of Corley, grandchildren Ellen and Alex Collins of Corley, brother John (Betty) Loyd of Philippi; sisters Jean (Bill) Johnson of Pittsburgh, PA; Rachel Kelsey of Collierville, TN; and Nellie (David) Griffin of South Charleston. 13 Nieces and Nephews, numerous great nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Friends were received on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Road, Flatwoods, WV 26621, from 6-9 p.m. Funeral services were held on Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. from the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ron Accord officiating. Interment followed in the Cutlip Family Cemetery. Condolences can be expressed to the family at stockert-paletti.com.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home of Flatwood, WV will be in charge of arrangements for Jake Loyd.
Larry Dale Rollyson
Larry Dale Rollyson, 68, Of Cuyhoga Falls, Ohio passed away peacefully after a long illness on May 13th 2019. He was born to Leahdean and Chelsie Rollyson in Frametown, WV.
He leaves behind is wife Jonie; sister Darlene(Danny)Butcher; brothers, Damon(Erin)Rollyson, Bud Rollyson; son Larry Dale Rollyson Jr.(Wendy), stepsons, Todd Myers, Jonathan Myers; stepdaughter Mindy Myers; grandchildren Jenna and Nathaniel Rollyson, Keylie Lucas, Rylee and Tyler Meyers.
A celebration of Life was held Saturday May 18th at the Eagles Club 2244 Front Street, Cuyhoga Falls from 1 til 4 pm.
Bridgett J. Skidmore Chapman
Bridgett J. Skidmore Chapman, age 82, of Glenville, WV; departed this life on Monday, May 13, 2019 at the Minnie Hamilton Health Care Center in Grantsville, West Virginia, following an extended illness.
She was born April 30, 1937 in Braxton County, WV; daughter of the late Clyde and Mary Carr Skidmore.
Bridgett is a graduate of Gassaway High School, class of 1954. She is also a graduate of Glenville State College, with a 2 year degree. Bridgett helped her husband Jack with the family business, she was the owner/operator of Bridgett’s Dress Shop in Glenville for several years, and worked at the USDA in there Glenville office.
In her spare time, Bridgett enjoyed working on family genealogy, tending to her flower garden, and watching Ice Road Truckers, Wheel of Fortune, and Jeopardy. She was also a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Gilmer County Historical Society.
On April 21, 1955, Bridgett was united in marriage to Robert Blaine “Jack” Chapman, who preceded her in death on April 13, 2016.
Surviving are 4 sons, Larry Chapman and wife Amy of Glenville, WV; Robert Chapman of Glenville, Daniel Chapman of Glenville, and D. Duane Chapman and wife Julie of Glenville, and 1 sister, Margaret Knapp of Akron, OH.
Also surviving are 3 Grandsons, Thomas (Shay), Brett (Stephanie), and Jacob Chapman, 3 Granddaughters, Devon, Abby, and Sarah Chapman, 4 Great Grandsons and 2 Great Granddaughters.
Along with her parents and husband, Bridgett is preceded in death by 9 siblings, Sylvia Carr, Beatrice Skidmore, Wilsie Hashman, Wilber Skidmore, Ruby Boggs, Betty Hamric, Marie Chapman, Hunter Skidmore, and Dallas Lee Skidmore.
Funeral Services were conducted at the Ellyson Mortuary Inc.; 2 Vanhorn Drive, Glenville, WV; 26351 at 2:00 PM; Sunday, May 19, 2019 with Pastor Jeffrey Kanode officiating. Burial followed in the Meadow Lane Cemetery in Glenville. Friends will be received from 4-8 PM; Saturday evening at the Mortuary.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorial contributions be made to the Gilmer County Volunteer Fire Department, P. O. Box 255, Glenville, WV; 26351 in Bridgett’s honor.
Ellyson Mortuary Inc. is honored to serve the family of Bridgett J. Skidmore Chapman with arrangements.
Rudy Neal Luzader
Rudy Neal Luzader age 71 of Craigsville went home to be with the Lord Saturday, May 11, 2019. Rudy was born July 8, 1947 in Newville and was the son of the late Percy B. and Mattie Singleton Luzader. Along with his parents he is also preceded in death by a sister, Vyuka Nixon and a brother Bobby Gene Luzader.
Rudy was a Christian from the heart not just the mouth. He loved the Lord and his church, Little Glade Baptist; where he served as trustee, Sunday school superintendent, worked with the bible school program and was also instrumental in the construction of the new church. Rudy also served his country with honor in the Army during Vietnam from 1967 to 1969. He was a retired over the road truck driver, he loved to hunt, fish, bowling and was a pitcher in the Army fast pitch softball league.
Survivors include his loving wife Tammy, his two fur babies Isabella Grace and Sophie; siblings, Joan Coulson of Lockport, NY, Yvonne Mosley of Newville, Louvoinne Skidmore of Weston, Linda D’Amico of Weston, Randy Luzader of Flatwoods, Judy Stancati and Rod Luzader of Newville, Rollyn Jay Luzader of Weston, and Ricky Luzader of Newville; 27 nieces and nephews, 42 great nieces and nephews and 32 great great nieces and nephews and also his mother in law of which he cared for dearly Faye Boggs of Cottle.
Service were held 1:00 PM Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Little Glade Baptist Church with Pastor Keith Williams officiating. Burial with military honors followed at Newville Cemetery. Friends may join the family for visitation one hour prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Little Glade Baptist PO Box 72 Camden-On-Gauley, WV 26208 in honor of Rudy
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.adamsreedfh.com.
Adams-Reed Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Luzader family.
George Phillip Bosley
George Phillip Bosley, 75, of 1284 Carpenters Fork Road, Sutton, WV passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 at his residence with wife, family and friends at his side. He was born in Kansas City, KS on January 8, 1944 to the late James Bosley and Ema Mae (Westfall) Bosley.
He is survived by his wife, Isis Fatima (Garcia) Bosley; son, Mancel Perill of Grambling, LA, and daughter, Carmen Bosley of Tulsa, OK. Also surviving are siblings, William Bosley and wife Lilah of Spearfish, SD and Burton Bosley and wife Blake of Sutton, WV, Betty Ventura, Paola, KS and Nancy Gregg, Harrisville, MI. In addition to his wife, children, and sibling Mr. Bosley is survived by several nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Mr. Bosley was a member of the United States Army and fought for his Country during the Vietnam War which he received the Bronze Star and Purple Heart Medal. He loved music and he enjoyed playing it. He could work or fix anything he was a welder, blacksmith, and built his own log cabin. He also loved nature, his horses, feeding the birds and was a bee keeper.
George Phillip Bosley cremains will be interred in the High Knob Cemetery 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 378 Flatwoods Corner Road, Flatwoods, WV 26621 will be serving the Bosley family.
Charlene Rose Belknap
Charlene Rose Belknap, 67, of Exchange, passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 at home.
She was born October 4, 1951 in Cambridge, Ohio a daughter of the late Raymond Hoopingarner and Anna Marie Lawrence Hoopingarner. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Wendell Belknap; brothers, David Hoopingarner, Carl Hoopingarner, Ramone Hoopingarner, Jr.; sisters, Wanda “Peach” Elrod, Kate Murdick, Mary Ann Hoopingarner, and Jeanie Rumback.
Charlene was a homemaker. Her whole life was dedicated to her husband, Wendell. She was loved by everyone and was most respected by her community and family. She was the best grandmother and loved her grandbabies. Charlene would do anything for anyone. She was a bargain shopper for clothes. She enjoyed being outdoors tending her flower and vegetable gardens. She loved to crotchet. Her afternoons were spent watching all of her soap operas on television and her favorite soap was the Young and the Restless. Charlene enjoyed listening to the music of Elvis Presley and Loretta Lynn. Thanksgiving was Charlene’s favorite holiday and she always made homemade noodles which all of her family loved to eat.
She is survived by her daughter, Wendy Snodgrass of Sutton; grandchildren, Timothy P. Bostic II, Branden B. Bostic, Cody A. Bostic, and Sierra M. Burge; great grandchildren, Timothy P. Bostic III, Mallory Joy Bostic, Tucker B. Bostic, Max Bostic, Ford Lawson Bostic, and Emberly Eloise Bostic; brother, John Hoopingarner of Cambridge, Ohio; and nephew, Ramone Hoopingarner.
Funeral service will be 1p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Roach Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Carr officiating. Interment will be in the Hosey Cemetery on Trace Run, Exchange.
Visitation will be 6 to 9p.m., Tuesday, May 21 at the funeral home.
Words of Comfort and memories may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Ralph E. Facemire
Ralph E. Facemire of Silver Springs, Maryland passed away May 5, 2019 at the age of 77 at Med Star Montgomery Hospital in Olney, Maryland. He was born June 27th, 1941 in Sutton, WV to Charles D and Delphia Stalnaker Facemire.
Mr Facemire graduated from Sutton high School in 1959. He received an associate degree from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. He then worked for Washington, D.C. government as a tax auditor and retired from there.
Mr Facemire is survived by his longtime companion of 26 years, Sanoh Maleewatana. He is survived by one daughter Robin Smith (Carl) of Vienna, WV. Also surviving are brothers, Roger Facemire (Cherie) of Orlando, FL and Ronald Facemire (May) of Sutton, WV. Sisters, Janet Pierson (Howard) of Niles, OH and Brenda McClain (Jack) of Newton Falls, OH.
Mr Facemire was preceded in death by his parents and one sister Phyllis Tinney.
Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
Philip D. Rinaldi Funeral Service, Silver Springs, MD was in charge of arrangements.