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One Month at a Time: Tickets to the gun show; final thoughts on firearms
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One Month at a Time: Tickets to the gun show; final thoughts on firearms

I don’t recall the last time I went to an actual gun show. When I was a kid, we used to go to the Dublin Gun show every year. It was mostly a huge, outdoor flea market, where you could find just about anything. A few people also sold guns.

Funerals for: May 01, 2016

Baxter, Helen 3 p.m., Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane.

Cobb, Kathryn L. 3:30 p.m., Matics Funeral Home, Clendenin.

King, Pamela A. 4 p.m., Faith Christian Fellowship, Buffalo.

Lanham, Mildred M....

Elta Buzzard

Elta Dorrine Buzzard, 68, of Sylvester, W.Va., went home to be with Jesus on April 29, 2016, after a long illness.

Dorrine loved to cook, she was the best cook in the family. She loved to work puzzles and play on her computer. She made the...

John Tristan Schmidt

John Tristan Schmidt, 19, of Given died Fri. April 29, 2016. Curry Funeral Home, 2097 Childress Road, Alum Creek is caring for the family.

William Giacomo
William Giacomo

William L. Giacomo, 72, of Boomer, died April 28, 2016, at Hubbard Hospice House. Bill was born in Cannelton, on November 9, 1943, the son of the late Tas and Virginia Perkins Giacomo.

Bill earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from West Virginia...

Deborah Kersey
Deborah Kersey

Deborah Kay Cantrell Kersey, 56, of Hurricane, passed away April 29, 2016, at St. Mary's Medical Center, Huntington.

Born June 13, 1959, in Frankfurt, Germany, Debbie was a daughter of William Pearl Cantrell and the late Barbara Lucille Lahmon...

Norman Walker

Norman Ray Walker, 79, of Poca, died April 30, 2016. Service will be 11 a.m. Wed. May 4, at Allen's Fork Community Church. Visitation with the family will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tues. April 3, also at the church. Cunningham-Parker-Johnson Funeral Home...

Betty Jividen

Betty May Riffle Jividen, 85, of Eleanor, passed away Thurs. April 28, 2016, following a short illness. She was a 1950 graduate of Buffalo High School and a member of the Otter Branch Bible Church. She loved to quilt, crochet and sew.


Lottie Whaples
Lottie Whaples

Lottie Virginia Whaples, 92, born Dec. 31, 1923, went home to sit in the lap of Jesus on April 29, 2016, at 11:15 p.m. with her family by her side singing to her. She was a homemaker and true and faithful servant of the Lord.

She is preceded in ...

Alice Cooper

Alice Doris Stickler Cooper, 72, of Elkins, formerly of Lincoln County, died April 29, 2016. Service will be noon Tues. May 3, at Koontz Funeral Home, W.Va. Visiting hours will be 6 to 8 p.m Mon. May 2, at the funeral home.

James Fisher
James Fisher

James "Jim" Clark Fisher, 66, of Hurricane, passed away Thurs. April 28, 2016.

He was born In Charleston and was the son of Velma Edith Nichols Fisher and the late Clark Price Fisher of Clendenin.

Surviving are his loving wife of 43...

Joyce Sampson

Joyce Ann Sampson, 81, of Fayetteville, died Fri. April 29, 2016. In keeping with her wishes, she will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville, WV.

Royal Carney
Royal Carney

Royal Delano "R.D." Carney, 82, of Millwood, passed away April 30, 2016, at Hubbard Hospice House, following a long illness.

He was born August 29, 1933, at Given, a son of the late Jesse and Linnie Hill Carney. He was a well known contractor...

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