Funerals for: May 27, 2017

Biggs, Emmette 1 p.m., VanReenen Funeral Home, Marlinton.

Boggs, Betty 2 p.m., Stump Funeral Home and Cremation, Inc., Grantsville.

Burch, Isaac Noon, Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Hansford....

Keith Casto

Keith Casto

Keith Jennings Casto, 89, of Ripley, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017, at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, following a short illness.

He was born August 21, 1927, at Fairplain, W.Va., a son of the late Melvin Leo and Orpha Pearl Shamblin...

James Hoffman, Sr.

James Leroy Hoffman Sr. , 82, of Cannelton, died May 26, 2017. O'Dell Funeral Home, Montgomery is in charge of arrangements.

Jack Dea Crouch, Sr.

Jack Dea Crouch, Sr.

Jack Dea Crouch Sr., 83, of Dunbar, passed away on May 22, 2017.

Jack was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and retired from FMC as a chemical operator. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

He was...

Mina Kay Dobbins

Mina Kay Dobbins, 72, of Frametown, passed away May 25, 2017. Service will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 29, at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway. Visitation will be two hours prior to service at funeral home.

Bill Ledsome

Bill Ledsome, 81, of Pomona Park, Fla., (formerly of Charleston) passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017. Funeral service will be 1 p.m., Monday, May 29, at Masters Funeral Home of Palatka, Fla. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m....

Agnes Boyer

Agnes Louise Boyer, 97, of Orlando, died Monday, May 22, 2017. Service was held Friday, May 26, in Orlando.Baldwin Fairchild Pine Castle Chapel was in charge of arrangements.

Gene Hern

Gene Hern

Gene R. Hern, 87, of Point Pleasant, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017, at home, surrounded by his family.

He was born November 26, 1929, in Kayford, W.Va., a son of the late Vernie Hern and Bessie Marie (Poynter) Hern.

Gene served his...

Amelia Hicks

Amelia Hicks

Amelia Loretta Hicks, 87, of Murfrees-boro, Tenn., passed away May 25, 2017.

Loretta was born on August 18, 1929, in Huntington and was a graduate of Barboursville High School. She was a Christian homemaker who deeply loved and cared for her...

Gertie Goddard

Gertie Geraleen Goddard, 84, of Danese, passed away May 26, 2017. Graveside service will be 2 p.m., Sunday, May 28, at Walker Cemetery, Crickmer with Sister Wanda Gwinn officiating.

Emogene Brown (Teuscher)

Emogene (Teuscher) Brown, 80, of Weston, formerly of Webster Springs, passed away May 25, 2017. Service will be 1 p.m., Tuesday, May 30, at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home, Webster Springs.

Margaret Cobb

Margaret Cobb

Margaret Jean Miller Cobb, 80, of Ripley, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017, at Charleston General Hospital, following an extended illness.

She was born August 25, 1936, at Dog Fork, Jackson County, a daughter of the late Irvin and Talitha Cumi ...

Ruby Jean Shields

Ruby Jean Shields

Ruby Jean (Fizer Lee) Shields, went to be with the Lord after a lengthy illness on the afternoon of May 21, 2017.

She was surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born on April 21, 1933, in a small farm house in Hurricane. She is...

Delbert Gillespie

Delbert Leon Gillespie, 86, of Dawson, W.Va., passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017. Service will be 3 p.m., Sunday, May 28, at Meadow Grove Baptist Church, Dawson. Friends may call from 2 p.m. until time of service at the church.

Artie Orlena Robinson

Artie Orlena Robinson, 90, of Nettie, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Sunday, May 28, in the White Funeral Home at Summersville with visitation one hour prior to the funeral.

Delmar Rowan

Delmar F. Rowan, 94, of Cowen, passed away May 24, 2017. Service will be noon, Saturday, May 27, at Adams Reed Funeral Home, Cowen. One hour prior to the service time at the funeral home.

Phyllis Ann Smith

Phyllis Ann Smith, 77, of Ravenswood, passed away May 24, 2017. Service will be held 1 p.m., Tuesday, May 30, at Ravenswood Free Will Baptist Church. Friends may visit the family from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., time of service, Tuesday, May 30, at the church. ...

Betty Boggs

Betty Webb Sims Boggs, 83, of Grantsville, passed away May 25, 2017. Service will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, May 27, at Stump Funeral Home and Cremation, Inc., Grantsville, WV. Visitation will be from noon until 2 p.m. Saturday.

William "Sy" Terry III

William "Sy" Terry III, 61, of Ohley, died May 25, 2017, at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

He was a member of Local Union 207 with 19 years of service and was a U.S. Army veteran.

He was preceded in death by father, William Terry...

Ronald Marks

Ronald Brent Marks, 67, of North Canton, Ohio, passed away May 23, 2017. Service will be held 2 p.m., Sunday, May 28, at Stump Funeral Home and Cremation, Inc., Arnoldsburg. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Jessie Neale

Jessie Neale

Jessie Anderson Neale of Spartanburg, SC, passed away on May 24, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Jesse Alfred and Ruth Elliott Anderson, and the loving wife of John "Jack" Howard Neale.

Mrs. Neale graduated from WV State College with a B....

Ronald Hinton

Ronald Lee Hinton, 58, of Salt Rock, passed away May 20, 2017. Funeral service will be at a later date in Florida. Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, W.Va.

Roundup: 12 qualify for State Amateur at Greenhills

Roundup: 12 qualify for State Amateur at Greenhills

Twelve players qualified for the 98th West Virginia Amateur Friday at Greenhills Country Club in Ravenswood.

Power back on, splits twin bill vs. Hagerstown

Power back on, splits twin bill vs. Hagerstown

The West Virginia Power finally returned to the field after four days off and split a doubleheader against the Hagerstown Suns Friday at Appalachian Power Park.