Betty J. Fowler, 77, of Marion

Betty J. Fowler

Betty J. Fowler, age 77, died peacefully on Friday morning, July 25, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loving family following an extended illness. On January 19, 1937, Betty was born in Iaeger, West Virginia, one of nine children of the late Joe and Beatrice (Sisk) West. She was raised in Baileysville, West Virginia, […]

Clippers Whip Bats 8-1

Columbus Clippers

The Columbus Clippers (57-50) smoked the Louisville Bats (51-55) 8-1 Thursday night. Great offense early and dominant pitching was more than Columbus needed to smash the Bats. Toru Murata bounced back from a bad start against Indianapolis to dominate Louisville and take three of four in the series. Murata (1-2, 5.26 ERA) faced the minimum […]

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Florence Jane Freeman

Florence Jane Freeman “Cricket”, 92, of Marysville

Florence Jane Freeman “Cricket”, 92 of Marysville, passed on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at home after a short illness with dementia. She was born December 7, 1921, in Swan Creek to the late Emory and Miriam (Slater) Waugh. Florence grew up In Gallipolis where she played basketball and ran track in school.  She rode a […]

Marty Jane Dunn

Marty Jane Dunn, 61, of Marion

Marty Jane Dunn age 61 passed away Tuesday July 22, 2014 at 7:17pm in her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Marion on December 28, 1952 to the late Ernest and Doris (Johnson) Carpenter. On December 19th, 1970 she married her soul mate Paul A. Dunn. Marty is survived by her […]

Greg C. DeChant, 65, of Marion

Greg C. DeChant age 65 of Marion, Ohio, passed away on Sunday July 20, 2014 at the Marion General Hospital. He was born October 30, 1948 in Elyria, Ohio to the late Donald and Jessica DeChant. On December 3, 2005 in Delaware, Ohio he married Norma Jean Coons and she survives. Greg was a friendly […]

Evelee Cowgill, 81, of Marion

Evelee Cowgill, age 81, of Marion passed away on Monday, July 21, 2014, at 9:50 p.m. in the Dewolfe House, Marion. She was born in Whitesburg, Kentucky on April 9, 1933 to the late Watson G. and Sallie (Brown} Cornett. In addition to her parents, Evelee was preceded in death by her husband of 53 […]

Cynthia L. “Cindy” Wade

Cynthia L. “Cindy” Wade, 67, of Marion

Cynthia L. “Cindy” Wade, age 67, of Marion and formerly of Ironton, Ohio, left her earthly home to be with her heavenly Father early Monday morning, July 21, 2014, following a battle with cancer. On September 26, 1946, Cindy was born in Grayson, Kentucky, one of two daughters of the late Frank “Gene” and Mary […]

Harvey "Al" Doss

Harvey “Al” Doss, 81, of Richwood, formerly of LaRue

Harvey “Al” Doss, 81, of Richwood, formerly of LaRue, died peacefully early Monday morning, July 21, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family.  He was born November 11, 1932 in Springfield to the late Harvey M. and Helen Lydia (Knott) Doss. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy serving during the Korean […]

Nina E. Cunningham Bumgarner

Nina E. Cunningham Bumgarner, 91, of Richwood

Nina E. Cunningham Bumgarner, 91 of Richwood, died Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Primrose Assisted Living in Marion.  She was born February 11, 1923 in Dover Township to the late Walter and Blanche (Liggett) Low. She was a 1940 graduate of New Dover School, riding the school bus her father drove for her entire twelve […]

David L. Hoback

David L. Hoback, 72, of Marion

David L. Hoback, age 72, of Marion passed away July 17, 2014 at the Heartland of Marion Rehabilitation Center following a lengthy and courageous battle with Multiple Myeloma. During his illness, Dave was a fixture at The James where his consummate trust in his health care team headed by Craig Hofmeister, MD and Megan Sell, […]