EDWARD ROY MORTON embarked upon the greatest journey of his life on Monday February 22, 2021 when he traveled to Heaven to be reunited with Loretta, his wife of 60 years, other members of his family and his friends who have made the journey before him.

PAUL RAY CARTE, 71, of South Charleston, died Saturday, February 6, 2021 at Hubbard Hospice West, South Charleston. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years, Betsy Carte; parents, William and Dorothy Carte; brother, Tommy Flint.

HAZEL MAXINE HOLLIDAY, 93, of South Charleston, daughter of the late Roscoe and Nora Richardson, died Thursday, February 4, 2021 at home.

RICHARD ALLEN MOSS, 65, of South Charleston, died Sunday, January 31, 2021 at home. The body will be cremated per his wishes. There will be a memorial service at a later date. Good Shepherd Mortuary, South Charleston, is handling the arrangements.

RICKY LEE PAULEY 61 of South Charleston, West Virginia passed away on February 1, 2021 after a long battle with colon cancer.

KELLY ANN CAMPBELL 34, had a change of address on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, moving from Huntington, WV to her heavenly home. She fought a courageous 6 month battle after having gallbladder surgery. She was hospitalized many times, having numerous tests and procedures. She fought the good fight.

ELLEN DIANE BROWNING (BULMER) 65, of Charleston, WV, peacefully left us in order to join her Mother, Father, and Late Husband in the Kingdom of Heaven on Monday, January 18th. She is survived by her son, Thomas W. McErlean, Jr., and her Grandchild, Brayden Reed-McErlean.

JOHN EDWARD EPLIN, 82, of South Charleston, passed away Friday January 15, 2021 at CAMC General Division, after a short illness. He was a lifelong resident of the Kanawha Valley and was preceded in death by his parents, Everette H. Eplin and Ruth C. Eplin; wife of 47 years, Helen Kay Eplin; …

Saturday January 9th the world lost a good one. JOYCE TAYLOR (CHILDERS) left this world to reunite with her Father Leon, Mother Rosalie and daughter Missy. Joyce was born on New Year's Day 1944 with her 77th Birthday last week.

WOODROW WILSON "WOODIE" COOKE, II, 72, of Charleston, returned home to be with the Lord on January 7, 2021, after a short illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dale Keith Cooke and Mary Kay Cooke; son, Trey Cooke and Trey's son, Corey Allen.

WINFORD WESLEY YOUNG, 85, of South Charleston, son of the late William and Nello Young, died Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Thomas Memorial Hospital, South Charleston.

JAMES "JIMMY SPANGLER, 66 of Kenna, son of the late Omer and Dorothy Spangler, died Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Thomas Memorial Hospital.

SHARON "SHERRI" GAIL BURNS STARK, 71, of Charleston went to be with the Lord on December 18, 2020.

JEFFERY LEON BLOUNT, 64, of Loudendale passed away December 14th 2020 at CAMC Memorial with his wife and daughter by his side from complications of Covid.

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On Wednesday, December 9, 2020, KEVIN SCOTT RICHARDS, passed away unexpectedly in his home in Clinton, PA at the age of 54.

ROSIE MARIE JENKINS, 91, of South Charleston, moved to her heavenly home December 11, 2020. She was born in Nicholas County, WV to the late Henry Norman Harper and Minnie Cornwell Harper. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Jenkins and 15 siblings.

EDWARD B. HOLSTINE, 63, of Alum Creek, passed away Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at CAMC HospiceCare.

CHRISTIAN MICHAEL JONES, 25, of South Charleston died November 21, 2020.

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M. JANE (KENNEDY) RHODES, 75, Tornado, WV was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday, 28 November 2020.

DAVID STEPHENS Sr. 72, of Charleston, went home to the Lord on November 25, 2020 at his residence. Funeral Services will be 1 pm Wednesday at Good Shepherd Mortuary, South Charleston, with Pastor Mayford Witt officiating. Burial will follow at Graceland Memorial Park.

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BARBARA L. SHAFFER, of Charleston, passed away peacefully on November 18, 2020 at the age of 87. Barbara spent her childhood working on her family's farm in Sand Fork, where she grew into a resilient, independent woman. She is survived by her sister, Frances, and brother-in-law Lambert Fitzw…

LEA ANN GOFF, age 67, was called to her heavenly home while surrounded by family at her home on November 23, 2020.

JEAN CLAIRE HARDEN GEORGE, 87, of South Charleston, passed away Nov 13th at Midland Meadows Assisted Living. She was born April 21, 1933 in Fairmont, WV, the 4th child of Hearl and Helen Ryan Harden. She attended South Charleston High School, was a member of the 5th Ave Church of God and the DAR.

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GEORGE EDGAR "EDDIE" RANSON, JR., 83, of Poca, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 8, 2020. He faced a number of health issues the past few years with faith, courage, and a sense of humor. Eddie loved going to church, listening to gospel music, and working in his garden. He was…

PATRICK DANIEL BURRISS, 57, of Charleston, WV passed away Friday November 6 following a lengthy illness.

OPAL A. BOSTIC, 98, of Charleston, entered Heaven's gates on Monday November 1, 2020 surrounded by her family.

PATRICIA KAY "PATTY" TRAVIS, 66, of Mineral Wells WV, passed away peacefully on October 31st 2020 at her home in Mineral Wells WV.

HAROLD L. REED, 100, of South Charleston, went to be with our Lord and Savior on Saturday, October 31, 2020. He was at Hubbard Hospice House for 2 weeks prior to his death. Harold was born September 4, 1920 at East Concord, NY and was the son of William and Amelia (Meehl) Reed. They owned Fo…

DELBERT RAY FRENCH II, of Charleston, West Virginia, passed away on October 30, 2020 after succumbing to pancreatic cancer. He fought a long and difficult battle, determined to live his life to the fullest, regardless of debilitating circumstances.

DAVID R. TOLLEY of Charleston WV passed away Monday October 26, 2020. He was born to Dallas and Marie Tolley January 12, 1934 in Bartley, WV.

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DAVID R. TOLLEY of Charleston WV passed away Monday October 26, 2020. He was born to Dallas and Marie Tolley January 12, 1934 in Bartley, WV.

KATHRYN CASSELL O'KELLY (KATHI), went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Sunday, October 25, 2020 after a brief illness. She was 63 years old. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thern and Pauline Cassell; sisters, Phyllis Cassell Griffith, Gloria Cassell Hendershot; infa…

MARY E. (ELLA) FRANCIS, 94, a lifelong resident of South Charleston, passed away Tuesday October 6, 2020. She retired from Union Carbide Corporation with 36 years as a lab technician.

ALICE LOUISE DUNLAP, 89, of South Charleston, WV, went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on Sunday, September 27, 2020, after a short illness. Alice was known by all as Lou. She was one of ten children born to Mitchell and Ella Runyan and was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ohley R. …

THELMA CHRISTINA HAYNES, age 91, passed away peacefully on September 21, surrounded by her family. She was born and raised in Charleston, W.Va., and lived in Cross Lanes since 1956. After a life of unfaltering devotion to her family, and as a faithful servant to the Lord, she always knew she…

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THELMA CHRISTINA HAYNES, age 91, passed away peacefully on September 21, surrounded by her family. She was born and raised in Charleston, W.Va., and lived in Cross Lanes since 1956. After a life of unfaltering devotion to her family, and as a faithful servant to the Lord, she always knew she…

VICKY ANN REEDY, 79, of South Charleston, went home to our Lord on Sunday, September 20, 2020. She was a loving mother and best friend to her daughter, Kelly Ann Reedy. Vicky was a nurse for CAMC General Division with 38 years of service where she touched the lives of many people with her sw…

EDWIN S. RUMBAUGH, a lifelong resident of Spring Hill, WV and a World War II Navy veteran, passed away on September 18, 2020. He celebrated his 100th birthday in April with a drive-by visitation, sitting on the porch of his childhood home.

MARILYN WRIGHT JOSEPH, of Charleston, died Sunday, September 13, 2020. She was born April 3, 1932 in Glendale WV. She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Anna Peabody Wright; husband, Romes Joseph: son, Glenn Trippett; sister, Delores Wright Edelman; brothers, Richard (Dick) Wr…

RALPH THOMAS BOWLES, 85, of Charleston, son of the late Keyser and Georgia Bowles, died Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at home. He was a retired plumber with 50 years of service and was a member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union #625. Ralph was a former plumbing inspector for the City of C…

CAROLE MORTON MICHAEL, 63, of South Charleston went home to the Lord on September 10th, 2020. Carole was a lifelong resident of Charleston. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her, family and friends, co-workers, and fellow church members. Carole worked at the Department of Environment…

JANNA MARIE SONGER, 42, died September 8, 2020 at CAMC Memorial hospital. Janna was born August 2, 1978 in Charleston, WV, to John David Songer Jr and Jeanie Cunningham-Carte.

JO HARRINGTON, 101 years old, passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at her home in Danese, West Virginia.

GEORGE EDWARD GOGGINS, 70, of Sissonville, passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020, surrounded by his family. He was born September 1, 1949 and was a graduate of Ripley High School, class of '67. George had a career in various sale positions, as well as being a devoted stay-at-home dad. He wa…

EMILY JOYCE GOODALL, 63, of Charleston, passed away July 14, 2020, after a long illness of ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease).

CAROL JANE (PENNINGTON) EADS, 79, of South Charleston, daughter of the late Walter and Martha Pennington, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 11, 2020.

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CAROL JANE PENNINGTON EADS, 79, of South Charleston, daughter of the late Walter and Martha Pennington, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 11, 2020.

TERRY LEE NUNN, 60, of South Charleston, died Saturday, June 27, 2020, at Thomas Memorial Hospital, South Charleston.