Three injured in collision on Kanawha River

Three injured in collision on Kanawha River

Three people were injured when a barge and a recreational boat collided Friday night on the Kanawha River near the University of Charleston.

Funerals for: August 19, 2017

Allport, Thelma 2 p.m., Dodd

Comer, Jessica Erin 1 p.m., O'Dell Funeral Home, Montgomery.

Craddock, Mark 2 p.m., Boone Memorial Park, Madison.

Dooley, Merlene 1 p.m., Hickory Grove United...

Mark Craddock

Mark Vincent Craddock, 53, of Ottawa, passed away August 16, 2017. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 19, at Boone Memorial Park, Madison. Arrangements by Handley Funeral Home, Danville.

Mark William Bail

Mark William Bail, 32, of Summersville, passed away Friday, August 18, 2017. Services will be held at a later date. White Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Timothy D. Mitchell

Timothy D Mitchell, 58, of Eleanor, passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017. A memorial service will be held at a later date. A full obituary can be viewed by visiting www.raynesfuneralhome.com. Raynes Funeral Home, Eleanor, is charge of arrangements....

Joe Gibson

Joe Thomas Gibson, 78, of Mason, formerly of Charlottesville, Va., passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017, in Pleasant Valley Hospital, Point Pleasant, following an extended illness. There will be no public services at this time. Arrangements provided...

Robert "Robbie"   Matthews Jr.

Robert "Robbie" Matthews Jr.

Robert Lewis "Robbie" Matthews Jr., 58, of Hurricane, passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017, at CAMC Teays Valley.

Robbie was born July 1, 1959, in Nitro to the late Robert and Dimples Matthews.

He was a Christian by faith, and a Chemical...

Tracy K. Curry

Tracy K. Curry, 45, of Cabin Creek, passed away Friday, August 18, 2017, at Hubbard Hospice Charleston. Cooke Funeral Home, Cedar Grove, is serving the Curry Family.

Mary Jane Meadows

Mary Jane Belcher (Esque) Meadows, age 71, of Chapmanville and Myrtle Beach, S.C., went home to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday, August 17, 2017, at home in Chapmanville after a long courageous battle with Alzheimer's. Funeral service will be...

Nancy Casto

Nancy Casto

Mrs. Nancy Casto, 76, of Poca, went home to be with the Lord August 17, 2017, in Cabell Huntington Hospital.

Nancy was a faithful member of Bancroft Church of God Mission and the church choir. Nancy served wherever she was needed at the church,...

Philip Steorts

Philip Steorts

Philip Wayne Steorts, 80, of Martinsburg, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, in Martinsburg.

Born January 9, 1937, in Carbondale, he was the son of the late Dorothy Steorts.

He was a veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps....

John O. Silvey

John O. Silvey

John O. Silvey, 70, of Hurricane, passed away peacefully on August 18, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his caregivers, wife Dreama, sister Frankie and family members and friends.

John was born on October 7, 1946,...

Bonnie Marie Mooney

Bonnie Marie Mooney

Bonnie Marie Mooney, 82, of St. Albans, left her earthly struggle behind so she could breathe easy in heaven on August 17, 2017.

She was born in Charleston to the late Amos E. Miller and Bertha Fields Miller on June 9, 1935. In addition to her...

Jimmy Dewayne Walls

Jimmy Dewayne Walls, 64 years, two months and 17 days, passed away August 17, 2017. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sunday, August 20, at Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, W.Va. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, August 19, at Koontz Funeral Home,...

Ja' LiL Miguel Myers

Ja' LiL Miguel Myers, 20, of Charleston, passed away August 13, 2017. Arrangements are in the care of Callender Funeral Home, Charleston. Please visit our website to share memories and condolences.

Mary Jane Adams

Mary Jane Riffe Adams, 76, of Chapmanville, departed this life Thursday, August 17, 2017, at the Dignity Hospice House at Chapmanville. Service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, August 21, at the Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services at Chapmanville....

Charles Homer Keeling

Charles Homer Keeling

Charles Homer Keeling, 79, of Elkview, entered his heavenly home, August 17, 2017, at his home surrounded by his wife, Sally, and his children.

Charlie contributed to society for over 45 years as an automobile mechanic and as a friend and a...

Ann Marie Priestley

Ann Marie Priestley

Ann Marie Priestley, 67, of Alum Creek, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, August 17, 2017, at home.

Born to William Wirt Dean and Pauline Affolter in Charleston on November 14, 1949.

She married the love of her life, George...

Thelma J. (Hall) Dent

Thelma J. Hall Dent. 88, of South Charleston, died at home on Thursday, August 17, 2017, after a long illness.

She was the daughter of the late Harvey H. and Vernie Covert Hall. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clark A. Dent; sisters,...

Clark Thacker

Clark Thacker

Clark Edward Thacker, 80, of Renick, passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017, at his home as a result of an accident.

Clark was born in Scott Depot on June 7, 1937, son of the late Joseph Alvon Thacker and Ethel Moore Thacker Donegan. Clark was...

Patricia Ann Jarrett

Patricia Ann Jarrett

Patricia Ann Jenkins Jarrett, 85, of Charleston, daughter of the late Harry R. and Marguerite Rectenwald Jenkins, died Wednesday August 16, 2017, at CAMC General Division. She was retired from Union Carbide Corp. as an executive secretary with 32...

Earl Thomas Smiley

Earl Thomas Smiley

Earl Thomas Smiley, born April 17, 1947, age 70, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Cabell Huntington Hospital.

He was a Vietnam veteran in the U.S. Marine Corps, having received the Purple Heart. He was born in Charleston, West Virginia, and...

South Charleston shakes off rust at MSAC scrimmage

South Charleston shakes off rust at MSAC scrimmage

It wasn’t the smoothest start for South Charleston, but the Black Eagles starters finished up in fine form on Friday.

Roundup: Harold Payne wins West Virginia Senior Amateur

Roundup: Harold Payne wins West Virginia Senior Amateur

The 2017 WVGA West Virginia Senior Amateur Championship concluded Friday at Canaan Valley Resort in Canaan Valley.