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Mary Louise Newcome

Modified: Thursday, Dec 8th, 2016
Mary Louise Newcome (née Henderson) born February 2, 1925, in Grafton, W.Va., to Thomas Nathan and Ruth Huber Henderson.


Following graduation from Grafton High School, where Mary played trombone in the marching band, she attended business college in Clarksburg, W.Va. Following graduation she worked in Washington, D.C., during WWII.
Returning to Grafton she married Allen Newcome (also of
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Wilbert “Wes” McDaniel

Posted: Thursday, Dec 8th, 2016
Wilbert "Wes" McDaniel, of Philippi, departed this earthly life on Wednesday, December 7, in the care Peoples Hospice at United Hospital Center following a brief illness. 
Wes was born on December 24, 1927, to Cassie Ann (Phillips) and Ellis Vandy McDaniel, in Clemtown, WV.
On October 11, 1947, he married Claris Marie Mitchell who survives at their home, in
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George Michael Harrison

Posted: Thursday, Dec 8th, 2016
George Michael Harrison, 73, of Grafton passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016, at Home Away From Home Assisted Living Center.
He was born in Grafton October 14, 1943, son of the late Winifred Dunham and JoAnna Gerkin Harrison. He was preceded in death by his wife Dina Kay Harter Harrison on June 25, 2009.
Mike graduated from Grafton
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Anna E. (Girod) Jones

Posted: Thursday, Dec 8th, 2016
Anna E. (Girod) Jones, age 88, of Nichols Road (Meadland Community) Bridgeport, WV, passed away Thursday, December 08, 2016, at the Meadowview Manor in Bridgeport.
She was born June 10, 1928 in Boothsville, WV a daughter of the late George E. and Sylvia L. (Keener) Girod. 
She is survived by four children, Karen Temple, Adrian G. Jones and companion, Pamela Stout,
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Rev. Robert “Bob” Edward Smith

Posted: Thursday, Dec 8th, 2016
Rev. Robert "Bob" Edward Smith, 64, of Grafton, passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016, at Grafton City Hospital with his wife by his side.
Bob was born July 14, 1952, in West Point, Georgia, son of the late Clifford and Helen Smith. He is survived by his wife, Milagros "Mila" Jesena Smith.
Bob graduated from Lanett
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George Michael Harrison

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
George Michael Harrison, 73, of Grafton passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016, at Home Away From Home Assisted Living Center.
He was born in Grafton October 14, 1943, son of the late Winifred Dunham and JoAnna Gerkin Harrison. He was preceded in death by his wife Dina Kay Harter Harrison on June 25, 2009.
Mike graduated from Grafton
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Robert “Bob” Edward Smith

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
Robert "Bob" Edward Smith, 64, of Grafton, passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016 ,at Grafton City Hospital with his wife by his side.
Bob was born July 14, 1952, in West Point, Georgia, son of the late Clifford and Helen Smith.
He is survived by his wife, Milagros Jesena Smith.
Bob graduated from Lanett High
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Phyllis Jean Hite

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
Phyllis Jean Hite, 80, of Grafton, the angels came and swept our Mother to her heavenly home with her family by her side, Saturday, December 3, 2016.
She was born in Simpson, September 6, 1936, daughter of the late Fred A. and Grace A. Trader Moyer. Phyllis is survived by her loving husband, Shirley Patrick Hite, they
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Robert G. “Bob” Jones

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
Robert G. "Bob" Jones, age 66, of Dogwood Ct., Cumberland, MD, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016, at the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
He was born November 27, 1950, in Grafton, WV a son of the late Bobbie Edison and Julia Justine (Upton) Jones.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann (Harbaugh) Jones; one daughter, Heather Marie
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Dorothy (Watkins) Sinsel

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
Dorothy (Watkins) Sinsel, age 94, resident of Wallace B. Murphy Nursing Care Facility (formally of Brownlow Avenue) Grafton, WV, passed away Sunday, December 04, 2016, at Grafton City Hospital.
She was born November 23, 1922, in Independence, a daughter of the late John W. and Bessie Lee (Weaver) Watkins.
Dorothy attended a one-room school at Laurel Run, graduating in 1936,
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Phyllis Jean Hite

Posted: Sunday, Dec 4th, 2016
Phyllis Jean Hite, 80, of Grafton, the angels came and swept our Mother to her heavenly home with her family by her side, Saturday, December 3, 2016.
She was born in Simpson, September 6, 1936, daughter of the late Fred A. and Grace A. Trader Moyer. Phyllis is survived by her loving husband, Shirley Patrick Hite, they were united
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Angela Marie Newlon

Posted: Sunday, Dec 4th, 2016
Angela Marie Newlon, 31, of Grafton, passed away on Thursday, December 1, 2016, at Ruby Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Ranson, WV, February 1, 1985, daughter of Patsy Rumker of Thornton, and William W. Gary and wife Mary Alice, of Texas. Angela is survived by her Husband Randy Wayne Newlon; they were married April 19, 2008.
She cooked
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Robert G. “Bob” Jones

Posted: Sunday, Dec 4th, 2016
Robert G. "Bob" Jones, age 66, of Dogwood Ct., Cumberland, MD, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016, at the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
He was born November 27, 1950, in Grafton, WV a son of the late Bobbie Edison and Julia Justine (Upton) Jones.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann (Harbaugh) Jones; one daughter, Heather Marie
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Dorothy (Watkins) Sinsel

Posted: Sunday, Dec 4th, 2016
Dorothy (Watkins) Sinsel, age 94, resident of Wallace B. Murphy Nursing Care Facility, (formally of Brownlow Avenue) Grafton, WV, passed away Sunday, December 04, 2016, at the Grafton City Hospital.
She was born November 23, 1922, in Independence, a daughter of the late John and Bessie Lee Watkins.
She is survived by one daughter, Marie Martin and husband Lonnie, of
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Guy Linda (Packman) Moyer

Posted: Thursday, Dec 1st, 2016
Guy Linda (Packman) Moyer, age 70, of Campground Road, Grafton, passed away at Mon General Hospital Wednesday, November 30, 2016, after a very brief illness.
She was born August 14, 1946, in Grafton, WV, the daughter of the late John W. and Carrie L. (Bennett) Packman.
She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Ernest S. Moyer, of
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Larry Truman Knotts

Posted: Thursday, Dec 1st, 2016
Larry Truman Knotts, 68, of Grafton, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, with his loving family by his side.
He was born in Grafton August 18, 1948, son of the late William Truman Knotts and Violet Marie Knotts, Larry is survived by his wife Debra Kay Matlick Knotts; they were married September 17, 1971.
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Wanda Marie (Godfrey) Thompson

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 29th, 2016
Wanda Marie (Godfrey) Thompson, age 88, of Liberty Street, Grafton, passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016, at United Hospital Center Hospital in Bridgeport.
Wanda was born June 13, 1928, in Gilmer County, the daughter of Dorsey Parker Godfrey and Olive McNemar Godfrey.
She is survived by one son, David Glen Carpenter and wife Glenna, of Grafton, WV; one step
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Loretta Ruth Hawkins

Modified: Tuesday, Nov 29th, 2016
Loretta Ruth Hawkins, 63, of Shelby Run Rd., passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016, at her residence with her loving family by her side. She was born in Grafton, March 30, 1953, a daughter of the late Thomas N. Saucer and Mary Nanowsky Saucer. She is survived by her loving husband James "Jimmie" Hawkins, they were united in marriage
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Larry Truman Knotts

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 29th, 2016
Larry Truman Knotts, 68, of Grafton, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, with his loving family by his side. He was born in Grafton August 18, 1948, son of the late William Truman Knotts and Violet Marie Knotts, Larry is survived by his wife Debra Kay Matlick Knotts; they were married September 17, 1971.
Larry
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John “Bill” Ralph Forman

Posted: Sunday, Nov 27th, 2016
John "Bill" Ralph Forman, 92, of Bedford, VA, formerly of Independence, passed away Saturday, November 19, 2016, at Oakwood Health & Rehab Center in Bedford, VA. He was born on Friday, November 7, 1924, in Moatsville, WV, a son of the late Isaac M. Forman and Zona Clarkson Forman.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Jean
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Richard Melvin Travis

Posted: Sunday, Nov 27th, 2016
Richard Melvin Travis, 90, of Thornton, went to meet the Lord, on November 25, 2016, at his residence with his family by his side. He was born in Thornton, March 29, 1926, son of the late Earl Travis and Nora Goff Travis. Melvin is survived by his wife Frances Lucille Bolyard Travis; they were married March 25, 1951.
He
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Charles Wayne Knotts

Modified: Sunday, Nov 27th, 2016
Charles Wayne Knotts, 60, of Grafton, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016, at his residence with his family by his side. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, October 6, 1950, son of the late Gay Knotts and Anna Myers Knotts.
He was in the Army Reserves for nine and half years. He worked at Grafton City Hospital
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