Roy Dowe Exline
Mr. Roy Dowe Exline, 93, died December 6, 2014 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, Winston-Salem, NC. Roy was born February 7, 1921 in Falls Mill West Virginia to the late Franklin Lot and Elma Bowyer Exline. He was a WWII Navy veteran where he served in the South Pacific. Roy was a longtime member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was a member of Camden Lodge #107 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons. He retired from Eastern Airlines where he worked in Ground Services.
In addition to his parents Roy was preceded in death by his wife Opal Perry Exline; one son Randel Morgan Exline; two sisters Wandah Walters and Edna Bosley.
He is survived by two sons; Lott Exline of Thomasville, and Christopher Perry Exline (Susan) of Winston-Salem; one sister Freda Young of N. Wilkesboro; eight grandchildren and ten great grandchildren
Family received friends for a Graveside Service with Military Honors conducted by American Legion Post #33 on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 12:00 Noon at the Falls Mill Cemetery with President William Agard officiating. Words of Comfort and fond memories were expressed to the family at stockert-palett.com
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home of Flatwoods, WV was in charge of the local arrangements for Mr. Roy Dowe Exline.
Evelyn Rosalie McHenry Lough
Evelyn Rosalie McHenry Lough, 93, of Gassaway was released from this life on December 3, 2014 at CAMC General Hospital.
She was the daughter of the late Clement and Daisy Grose McHenry.
She was of the Jehovah Witness Faith.
She is survived by several cousins.
“When I come to the end of the road And the sun has set for me I want no rites in a gloom-filled room Why cry for a soul set free?”
Per Rosalie’s request there were no funeral services.
Private burial was in the Hiney Hill Cemetery, Gilmer County.
Condolences may be expressed at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.
Sylvia Jean Cogar
Sylvia Jean Cogar, 53, of Flatwoods, died December 8, 2014 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown.
She was born December 1, 1961 in Sutton a daughter of the late Richard and Louise King Smith.
She was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by son, David Shaw; brothers, Johnny Smith and James King; sister, Ida Bell Rose; stepfather, Hurl Richardson.
She is survived by husband, Craig Cogar; son, Thomas Shaw of Sutton; stepdaughter, Dorothy Jarvis of Sutton; four grandchildren, Sabryna, Lauryn, Levi, and Blayne; great grandchild, Jase Charles Coleman; siblings, Dolly Marks of Little Birch, Betty Conner of Little Birch, Barbara Cochran of Sutton, Pliant Smith of Sutton, Rose Dennison of Gassaway, Nancy Wimer of Gassaway, Theodore Smith of Nebraska, Faye Richardson of Sutton, Roy Smith of Sutton, Steve Richardson of Gassaway, Helen Rose of Sutton and Lena Dennison of Little Birch.
Service was held at 2 p.m. Sunday, December 14, 2014 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Rev. Tom Propst officiating. Burial will be in the Morrison Ridge Cemetery, Sutton.
Friends called two hour prior to the service.
Condolences were extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.
William Kenneth “Ken” Hickman
William Kenneth “Ken” Hickman Sr., 92, of Zanesville, died at 11:33 A.M. on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House. He was born November 6, 1922 in Monroe, MO to the late Homer Dee and Jeanette Adams Hickman. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, a U.S. Marine Veteran, member of the Charity Newsies, worked on the railroad, was a supervisor at Quick Shop. Manager of H&R Block and had worked for BP Gas Station on the East Pike and Forest Avenue.
Surviving are his loving wife of 27 years, Arlene Mealey Burkhart Hickman, whom he married November 7, 1987; two sons, Billy Hickman of Hollywood, Florida and Neil (Ellen) Hickman of Barnett, MO.; two daughters, Sandy Comstock of Chesterton, Indiana and Bonita (George) Barth of Kansas City, MO; a step-son, Michael (Pam) Burkhart of Hamilton; a step-daughter, Marea (Dean) Griffith of Zanesville; three grandchildren, Dorothy (David) Deis of Blue Springs, MO., Brad Comstock of Michigan and Sara (Bill) Carr of Valparaiso, Indiana; three step-grandchildren; Doug (Abee) Burkhart of Cody, WY, Amanda( Jake) Richards of Trinway and Adam (Liz) Siddle of Zanesville; eleven great grandchildren; two brothers, Emmitt Hickman of Zanesville and Earl (Faye) Hickman of St. Charles, MO; and his dogs, Freckles and Precious and his loving cat, Mittens.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Lois Stoddard, 2nd wife, Marjorie Alma Lovejoy Hickman; a sister, Katherine Valentine; and two brothers, Wayne and Homer Eugene Hickman.
Friends and family may call from 6-8 P.M. on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE. A dignified cremation will be held and Ken will be buried at a later date back in his hometown of Monroe, Missouri.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Genesis Hospice-Morrison House, 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, OH 43701, Animal Shelter Society, 1430 Newark Road, Zanesville, OH 43701 or Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Attn: Floor Fund, 128 S. 7th Street, Zanesville, OH 43701.
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