Rodney E. Beechum Sr., 73, of Marion

Rodney E. Beechum Sr., age 73 of Marion, Ohio passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Marion General Hospital. He was born August 4, 1940 in Marion, Ohio to the late William and Arlene (Blankinship) Babcock. Rodney was a U.S. Veteran serving in the United States Marine Corp., and was a former member of the […]

Brenda Byrd, 64, formerly of Marion

Brenda Byrd age 64 of Ozark, Mo., passed away on Sunday June 29, 2014 at Cox Health South, Springfield, Mo. She was born February 4, 1950 in Marion, Ohio to the late Adrian W. and AnnaBelle (Hopkins) Bibler. Brenda is survived by a daughter and a son; Jean Ann Davis of Marion, Ohio and Scotty […]

Phyllis Ann Doup, 67, formerly of Richwood and Marion

Phyllis Ann Doup

Phyllis Ann Doup, 67 of Lakeview, formerly of Richwood and Marion, died Friday, June 27, 2014 at her home. She was born March 22, 1947 in Marion to the late Clayton and Daisy (Richardson) VanGorden. On April 27, 1968 she married James Doup, and he survives in Lakeview. She was a very loving wife, mother, […]

William J. (Bill) Haberman, 62, formerly of Marion

William J. (Bill) Haberman

William J. (Bill) Haberman, 62, of Columbus, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Wednesday, June 27, 2014, after a courageous eleven year battle with prostate cancer. Bill was born on December 15, 1951 in Marion, the eldest son of the late William and Angela M. (Irvin) Haberman. He was a […]

Ann Kaye Bailey, 58, of Marion

Ann Kaye Bailey age 58 of Marion, Ohio passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Marion Pointe. She was born March 20, 1956 in Marion, Ohio to Ralph E. and Dorothy “Gwynn” (Beers) Bailey. Ann was a 1976 graduate of Elgin High School, she was employed Marion General Hospital in housekeeping for 20 years and […]

William J. Virden, 55, of Marion

William J. Virden age 55 of Marion, Ohio passed away Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at his residence. He was born October 18, 1958 in Hardin County, Ohio to the late Richard E. and Mary A. (Danner) Virden. William was a longtime resident of Marion where he was employed at Marion Industrial Supply for several years. […]

Tommy K. Canter, 65, of Marion

Tommy K. Canter

Tommy K. Canter age 65 of Marion, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday June 24, 2014 at the OSU Wexner Medical Center Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was born August 30, 1948 in Paintsville, Ky., to Herbert Ray Canter and Hazel (Gamble) Jackson. His father preceded him in death and his mother survives and lives in […]

Evelyn H. Arnett, 77, of Marion

Evelyn H. Arnett

Evelyn H. Arnett age 77 of Marion, Ohio passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at her residence. She was born May 23, 1937 in Bevinsville, Ky., to the late Tom and Hattie “Slow” (Hall) King. In 1953 she married Harlos Hall, he preceded her in death, on November 5, 1974 she married Leslie Arnett, he […]

Gloria Ann Ruth, 83, formerly of Marion

Gloria Ann Ruth

Gloria Ann Ruth age 83 of Rutherford, NC., formerly of Marion, Ohio passed away Friday, June 20, 2014 at Par Dee Hospital in Hendersonville, NC. She was born December 15, 1930 in Marion, Ohio to the late Merl and Dorothy (Conkle) Lashey. On September 20, 1950 she married James Wilson Ruth, he preceded her in […]

David Walter Harris, 67, of Marion

David Walter Harris

David Walter Harris, age 67, of Marion, left this world peacefully June 23, 2014, surrounded by his family at his home. Born December 22, 1946 in Los Angeles, CA, he was the son of the late Irving “Whitey” Harris and Marcella (Dixon) Messenger. David married Geraldine Christian in 1975. David served in the US Military […]