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Starla Jane Napier
Starla Jane Napier, of Mansfield, went to a far better place on Thursday, November 2, 2017. She was born in Gassaway, West Virginia the daughter of Eugene Doane and Laura Mae (Petry) Porter.
She was a homemaker who was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many.
She is survived by her husband, Montgomery “Monty” Napier; a daughter, Ruth Griffith of Coshocton, Ohio; three grandchildren, Caroline Lykins, Monty Lykins and Jazmine Griffith all of Coshocton, Ohio; six step grandchildren; four great grandchildren; brothers, Eugene Porter, Otis Porter and Martin Porter all of Mansfield; sisters, Laura “Reithie” Pelfrey of Shelby, Tina Young of Mansfield and her sister by adoption of love, Sone; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Porter.
Friends called from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. on Friday, November 10, 2017 at the Diamond Street Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 98 South Diamond Street, Mansfield. Funeral services where held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the funeral home conducted by Rev. Rick Pelfrey. Burial will follow in Bunker Hill Cemetery.
Words of comfort may be expressed at www.wappner.com

Jessie “Wes” King
Jessie “Wes” King, 51, of Gassaway passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017 at CAMC Memorial Hospital, Charleston.
He was born in Sutton on December 21, 1965 the son of RoseMary Riffle King Wyne & the late Jessie Braden King. He was also preceded in death by his infant son, Tyrone King. Wes was a member of Christ Church United Methodist.
Wes is survived by his mother, RoseMary Riffle Wyne of Gassaway; companion, Shellie Jarrell of Gassaway; son, LeRoy King of Montgomery, WV; step sons, David Jarrell and Anthony Jarrell both of Gassaway, Joseph Jarrell of Ohio; daughters, Nicole King and RoseMary King both of SC; brother, Roger Dillon King of Birch River; sisters, Genelda A Brown Miller of Frametown, Bonnie L King of Birch River, Sarah L Sartin of Little Birch, Sandra J Sartin of Tesla, Pamela S King and Mary Harper both of Gassaway; and 8 step grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 1:00 p.m. Thursday, November 9, 2017 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton, with Rev. Doug Smailes officiating. Burial followed at Hoover Cemetery, Bug Ridge Rd. Sutton. Friends called after 12 noon at the funeral home.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled have served the King family.
On line condolences may be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com

Arthur Clay Long
Arthur Clay Long, 97, of Little Birch, went home to be with his Heavenly Father on November 5, 2017 at United Hospital Center, Bridgeport.
He was born in Sutton on November 29, 1919 to the late Currence & Corrinda Messenger Long.
Clay was a retired employee of the Army Corp of Engineers, a Army Veteran of WWII 119th Infantry and a member of Birch River Baptist Church.
He is survived by his loving wife, Jaunita Rose Long; half brothers, Roy B Long and Joe Long both of Little Birch, Camden Long of FL, William Long of Flatwoods, and Larry Long of Wooster, OH; half sisters, Mazel Frame of Cleveland, OH, Audrey Caldwell of VA; also several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held 1:00 pm, Friday, November 10, 2017 at Greene-Robertson Funeral home, Sutton with Rev. Jim Murphy and Rev. Linn Schiefer officiating. Graveside rites followed at Braxton Memorial Cemetery, Airport Rd. Sutton, with American Legion Post #33, Sutton. Friends called 6-8 pm Thursday, November 9 at the funeral home.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled to serve the Long family.
Online condolences may be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com

Johnny D. Fields
Johnny D. Fields, 72, of Gassaway, WV passed away peacefully at CAMC Memorial on November 11, 2017 surrounded by family and friends. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend.
He worked in the timber industry and enjoyed gold prospecting and WVU football. He was a member of the New Life Chapel. His love for the Lord, family, friends, and music was an inspiration to everyone he met. He
He was preceded in death by his father, Denver Fields; brother, Michael Fields; and sister, Rose Marie Fields.
He is survived by his wife Mary Fields; mother, Juanita Mollohan; sister, Anita Harrison; brother, Jeff (Jackie) Fields; sons, John(Misty) Fields, Michael (Mamie) Fields; daughters, Sarah (Darrin) Brubaker, Christina (Richie) Propst, Laura (Brent) Cottrill, and Lana (Aaron) Harris; grandchildren, Alex Fields, Johnathan Fields, Bradley Brubaker, Samantha (Randy) Loyd, AJ (Andy) Loyd, Desirae Schoonover, Jaklin Schoonover, Katie Cottrill, Emily Cottrill, Paige Tanner, Jonna Tanner, Sophia Fields, Hayli Loyd, Abby Loyd and Heidi Loyd and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Jesse Blake and Reverend Tom Propst officiating. Interment will be in the Sugar Creek Cemetery, Gassaway.
Visitation will be Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Larry Gene Davis
Larry Gene Davis, 66, of Birch River, passed away on Friday, November 10, 2017 at his residence.
He was born October 5, 1951 in Sutton, WV to the late Gene & Mona Cutlip Davis.
Larry worked in the coal industry for over 42 years and retired as a Maintenance Manager for Brooks Run Coal Company, he also worked in the Rebuild Shop. Larry was a member of Stump Chapel Baptist Church, Tesla.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Judith Armentrout Davis; daughters, Rebecca Davis of Cross Lanes, Laura Davis of St. Albans; brother, Gary Davis (Ginger) of Summersville; sisters, Sherry Rose (Rodney) of Little Birch, Terri Asbury (Brad) of Birch River, Carrie Beth Davis (Jeremy Butcher) of Dille; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Michael & Eula McCourt of Sarahsville, OH; grandsons, Matthew Payne, Ethan Weaver and Cole Weaver.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 pm, Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton with Rev. Bobbie Dale Harper and Rev. Jerry Hayhurst officiating. Burial will follow at Cutlip Cemetery, Birch River. Friends may called from 6-9 pm, Monday, November 13, at the funeral home.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbly serving Davis family.
Online condolences may be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com

Mary Alice Johnson
Mary Alice Johnson, 71, of Burnsville passed away at 6:58 am on Saturday, November 11, 2017 in the comfort of her home, in the care of her son, Roger, who has been by her side for a year as she bravely fought lung cancer.
She was born in Weston on June 8, 1946 a daughter of the late Richard Arthur Blake and Elsie Belle Conrad Blake.
On March 7, 1964 she married Allen Philmore Johnson and they celebrated 33 years of marriage before his passing on June 8, 1997.
She is survived by three children: Roger Johnson of Burnsville, Allen Philmore Johnson of Orlando, and Jeffrey Allen Johnson of Orlando; three siblings: Herbert Blake of Buckhannon, Aubrey Matthew Blake and wife, Hazel, of Weston, and Delores Friend of Weston; brother-in-law, Jackie Garrett of Buckhannon; several nieces and nephews; and her loyal companion and beloved dog, Tiny Boy.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two siblings: June Garrett and Larry Butch Blake.
Mary was a loving and devoted homemaker who was the anchor of the family. Over the years, she cared for many elderly who appreciated her kind, compassionate care. In the summer, she enjoyed watching the hummingbirds that frequented her feeders, and in the winter she enjoyed feeding the colorful songbirds that visited her yard. She also enjoyed cooking, baking, and working puzzles in her free time.
Friends and family will gather at the Pat Boyle Funeral Home and Cremation Service at 144 Hackers Creek Rd., in Jane Lew from 11 a.m. – 12 noon on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Funeral Services will be held at 12 noon from the Pat Boyle Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jennings Dancy officiating. Interment will follow in the Peterson Cemetery in Oil Creek.
The Pat Boyle Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored and privileged to serve the family of Mary Johnson. Online condolences may be expressed at www.patboylefuneralhome.com.

Dolores R. Przychodzien
Dolores R. Przychodzien, 89, of Coatesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 27th under the care of Tel Hai Retirement Community in Honey Brook. She was the widow of John Stephen Przychodzien, Jr., who passed away in 2009 after they had shared 54 years of marriage.
Born in Orlando, West Virginia, Dolores was the daughter of the late Della M. (Fox) and Jesse Uriah Cole. She had worked as the Cafeteria Manager for Coatesville Area School District for 24 years.
She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church.
She is survived by her three children: Michele A. Buffington of Pomeroy, Pamela M. Przychodzien of Coatesville, and John S. Przychodzien, III, husband of Lisa, of Gap; two grandchildren, Jarrett J. Buffington and Megan M. Przychodzien; and siblings, Hazel Riffle of Elkins, W.V., Louella Ferri of Honey Brook, Pa., Phyllis Short of Coatesville, PA.
She was predeceased by her husband and sister, Juanita Stewart.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, October 4th at 11 AM Our Lady of Consolation Church, 603 W 2nd Ave, Parkesburg, PA 19365 with interment at St. Stanislaus Kostka Cemetery of Coatesville. The viewing took place at the Church from 10 until 11 AM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dolores’ memory to Our Lady of Consolation Church Life Teen, 603 W 2nd Ave., Parkesburg, PA 19365
Arrangements have been entrusted to Wilde Funeral Home of Parkesburg. Online condolences can be posted at www.wildefuneralhome.com

James E. Johnson
James E. Johnson, 85, passed away Monday, November 6, 2017, at his home in Lewisville, N.C. He was born in Charleston on March 4, 1932, to the late Charles Lewis and Hester Wood Johnson.
James was a veteran of the U.S. Army, where he served in Korea. He was a very loving husband, father and grandfather.
Preceding him in death were two brothers and two sisters. Surviving are his wife of 65 years, Frances Drake Johnson; son, Steve Johnson (Linda) of Florida; grandson, Jeremy Johnson; also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 11, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Winston-Salem, N.C., with Rev. Thomas Clocker officiating. The family received friends one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care Center, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.
Online condolences may be made at www.hayworth-miller.com; Hayworth - Miller, Lewisville Chapel, N.C.

Larry “Gail” Nettles
Larry “Gail” Nettles, 73, passed away November 7, 2017. He was born in Sutton on June 18, 1944, to the late Everett and Olive Nettles. He graduated from Sutton High School in 1962. He went on to the Charleston School of Commerce where he graduated with an accounting degree. In 1965, he married his high school sweetheart, Barbara Cochran. Their greatest accomplishments in life were their never-ending love for each other and their three children.
Gail loved hunting, fishing and working with his hands. He was a loving husband, Daddy, PapPaw and PapPap. Gail loved and lived life to the fullest.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters, Jim, Lynn, Francis Dee, Jean Louise and Doris Nettles. Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 52 years, Barbara Cochran Nettles; one daughter and two sons, Kim Shipley (Joe), Brian (Amber) and Travis (Lori); five grandchildren, Justin, Bethany, Caleb, Ty and Clay; six great-grandchildren; two sisters and one brother, Lou Marple, Phyllis Ellison, Roger Nettles and their families.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gail’s memory to Hospice Care at 1606 Kanawha Blvd. West, Charleston, WV 25387-2536.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 18, at Christ Church United Methodist in Sutton.

Reta “Lucile” Freeman
Reta “Lucile” Freeman age 83, of Exchange, WV passed away November 12, 2017 at home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Mildred Bostic McMillion; three sons, Ricky, Michael and Dana; one brother, Jerry McMillion.
She is survived by five children, Meridith Poole, Ronnie (Shirley) Poole, Kendra Taylor, Keith Poole and Lisa Poole; five brothers, Bobby (Shirley) McMillion, Kent (Judy) McMillion, Earl (Merge) McMillion, David (Karen) McMillion and Denver (Mary Alice) McMillion; 22 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren; good friends, Carol Dobbins, Velma Seal and Donna Romriel.
She was a longtime member of the Pleasant Dale Methodist Church, now known as the Riffle Community Church.
Service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at the Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Rev. Mark McMillion officiating.
Visitation will be two hours prior to service.
In keeping with Lucile’s wishes, her body will be cremated following services. Private interment will be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Riffle Cemetery, c/o Donna Romriel, 1644 Riffle Rd., Exchange, WV 26619.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.


 









 



 






 





 

 







 



 

 










 




 








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