Caleb S. Carr

March 17, 2016

Airman Caleb S. Carr, 20, originally of Gassaway, but stationed at McGuire Air Force Base in New Jersey, died Thursday March 17, 2016 as a result of injuries received in a motorcycle accident. He was born April 25, 1995 in Weston, WV. He graduated fr

John Robert Cox

March 11, 2016

John Robert Cox of Gassaway, born June 7, 1944, passed into the arms of Jesus on March 11, 2016, with his family by his side. John was a member of the Gassaway United Methodist Church and loved his Lord, his wife, children, grandchildren, his moth

Wallace Harper Robison

March 11, 2016

Wallace Harper Robison, of Fall Run, passed away March 11, 2016. He was born June 7, 1919. He was preceded in death by son, David Lee Robison who died serving his country in the Vietnam War. He is survived by his wife, Erie Belle Robison who

Ernest Walker King

March 11, 2016

Ernest Walker King, 83, of Frametown Road went home to be with the Lord March 11, 2016 at home. Ernie was born April 17, 1932 in Auburn, WV a son of the late Walter Scott King and Anna Marie Apfelbacher King. He was preceded in death by three b

Dolly Dimple Bledsoe Vaughan Jack

March 11, 2016

Named for a flower, Dolly “Dimple” Bledsoe Vaughan Jack, 71, of Exchange left her Earthly home and family March 11, 2016, to join her own bed of flowers. She was born November 7, 1944 in Acme, Kanawha County and was one of 12 children of the l


Robert "Bob" Lee King

March 9, 2016

Robert “Bob” Lee King, 87, of Gassaway, passed away March 9, 2016 at the Meadowview Manor, Bridgeport. He was born January 4, 1929 in Clay County a son of the late John and Dora King. Bob was a boilermaker and a U.S. Navy veteran of World W

Jerry Allan Cayton

March 8, 2016

Jerry Allan Cayton, 61, of Sutton, passed away March 8, 2016 at home. He was born August 21, 1954 in Braxton County. Jerry was a social worker for the state of Ohio and also worked at a hydraulics factory. He enjoyed listening to music and play

Okey Ernest "Doc" Truman

March 1, 2016

Okey Ernest "Doc" Truman, 79, of Duck, went home to be with his Lord on March 1, 2016, at the Hubbard Hospice House following a short illness and surrounded by his family. He was an ordained Baptist minister and retired from the Braxton County Boa


Timothy Wayne Clifton

February 27, 2016

Timothy Wayne Clifton, 53, of Little Birch, passed away February 27, 2016. He was born April 14, 1962 at Sutton. He worked for the WV Dept. of Highways where they called him “Thick”. He really enjoyed plowing snow. He was a member of the WV

Robert Eugene Allen Sr.

February 27, 2016

​Robert "Bob" Eugene Allen, Sr., beloved husband and father, 68, died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2015, from injuries sustained in a construction accident. ​A native of Frametown, WV, Robert was born on Nov. 15, 1947, to the late Harry F. Allen and ErmaL

Aleen B. Rupert

February 26, 2016

Aleen B. Rupert, formerly of Thornton, Colorado, passed away at her daughter's home in Castle Rock, Colorado on Friday, February 26, 2016 surrounded by her loving family who will miss her deeply. She was born on October 1, 1923 in Gassaway, WV to th

Kathryn T. White Minnich

February 24, 2016

Kathryn T. White Minnich, 86, of Gassaway, died February 24, 2016. She was born October 16, 1929 in Weston a daughter of the late Thomas Edward and Kathryn Teresa Mullady White and grew up in Loveberry. Kathryn was a member of the St. Thomas Ca


Charles E. Wells

February 23, 2016

Charles E. Wells, Sr., 78, of Sutton, passed away, February 23, 2016 at home. He was born April, 29, 1937 in Kentucky a son of the late Willie Lewis and Virginia Irene Ward Wells. He was a retired motor repairman with 37 years of service for Fo

Jerry A. Deal

February 21, 2016

Jerry A. Deal, 67, of Sutton, passed away February 21, 2016 at home. He was born January 14, 1949 in Braxton County a son of the late Earl and Gay Tolley Deal. Jerry worked for IMC Corporation, Sutton and for Slurry Pavers. He loved music and p

David L. Jack, Sr.

February 10, 2016

David L. Jack, Sr., 66, of Exchange, passed away February 10, 2016. He was born January 3, 1950 a son of the late William Walter and Virginia Louise Metheny Jack. David was a 1967 graduate of Gassaway High School. Early on he was a clerk for th

Jean W. May

February 9, 2016

Jean W. May, 81, of Gassaway, passed away February 9, 2016 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown. Jean was born May 24, 1934 in Braxton County a daughter of the late Carl G. and Marvel Rollyson Westfall. She was a secretary for the WV Departmen

Robert Rollyson

February 5, 2016

Robert “Rob” Rollyson, 83, of Frametown, WV went to be with the Lord on February 5, 2016. Rob touched the hearts of many and will leave a void in the community of Frametown that will not be filled. Rob was born June 9, 1932 at home in Dessi

James A. Smith

February 4, 2016

James A. Smith, 46, of Gassaway, went to be with the Lord February 4, 2016. He was preceded in death by his wife, Christina L. Smith of Gassaway. James is survived by his mother, Agnes M. Crites of Gassaway; brother, Mark Crites and wife, Becky

Virginia Lee Rader Carr

February 1, 2016

Virginia Rader Carr, 82, of Gassaway, passed away February 1, 2016 at home. She devoted her life to connecting the branches of countless family trees. Her joy in meeting a stranger, claiming them as her cousin and proving their linage to some anci

Betty Jane Cantrell

January 29, 2016

Betty Jane Cantrell, 85, of Duck, passed away January 29, 2016 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston. She was born March 6, 1930 a daughter of the late Ernest “Red” and Grace Seabolt Truman. She was preceded in death by bothers, Alfred and J

Martha Jo Long

January 28, 2016

Martha Jo Long, 76, of Gassaway passed away January 28, 2016 at her home surrounded by family. Martha was born February 2, 1939 at Ivydale a daughter of the late Thurston Von and Mabel Hash Friend. She was a homemaker; a 50 year member of the O

Rupert C. Nicholas

January 25, 2016

Rupert C. Nicholas, 86, of Duck, passed away at Hubbard Hospice House West, January 25, 2016. He was born August 23, 1929, a son of the late I.A. “Coot” and Grace Frame Nicholas. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 64 years, Mar

Donnie K. Goodson

January 22, 2016

Donnie K. Goodson, 47, of Birch River, died January 22, 2016 at CAMC General Hospital. He was born October 4, 1968 in Gassaway. He was preceded in death by his father, Harold “Bunny” Goodson. Donnie is survived by his mother, Louise Rohr


Richard H. Perkins

January 21, 2016

Richard H. Perkins, 83, of Gassaway, died January 21, 2016 at CAMC General Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was born May 12, 1932 at Centralia a son of the late William D. and Laura Jane Tharp Perkins. He was a for

Freddy L. Carr, Sr.

January 19, 2016

Freddy L. Carr, Sr., 78, of Frametown, passed away January 19, 2016 at home. He was born January 4, 1938 in Braxton County a son of the late Lantie and Erma Wilson Carr. Freddy was a heavy equipment operator. He raised potatoes and turnips and