Charleston Obituaries

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  • 9 hrs ago | via Marietta Times 

    Charlotte Imogene Becker

    Charlotte Imogene Becker, 90, of Reno, passed away 10 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2015, at the Arbors of Marietta. After her graduation from Jacksonville High at the age of 17, Imogene went to work as a Rosie the Riveter in the Bomber factory in Detroit, where she would later meet her husband.

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  • Friday Mar 27 | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Larry R. "Red" Corley

    Larry R. "Red" Corley, 76, of Ravenswood, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on March 25, 2015, at CAMC Memorial Hospital in Charleston, W.Va. Services will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, March 30, at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood, W.Va.

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  • Friday Mar 27 | via Salt Lake Tribune 

    Voice of the Utah Jazz Hot Rod Hundley. photo: paul ...

    "Hot Rod" Hundley, the beloved voice of the Utah Jazz who guided fans through countless yo-yo dribbles and leapin' leaners over more than 30 years on the air, died Friday at the age of 80. Hundley's easy West Virginia sensibilities and unmistakable vocal stylings and phrasings followed the Jazz from their inception in New Orleans in 1974 through 35 seasons, 23 playoff appearances and two trips to the NBA Finals before his retirement in 2009. The legendary voice, who had been dealing with the effects of Alzheimer's disease for several years, died at his home near Phoenix, surrounded by family.

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  • Friday Mar 27 | via Salt Lake Tribune 

    Legendary Utah Jazz announcer 'Hot Rod' Hundley dies

    "Hot Rod" Hundley, the beloved voice of the Utah Jazz who guided fans through countless yo-yo dribbles and leapin' leaners over more than 30 years on the air, died Friday at the age of 80. Hundley's easy West Virginia sensibilities and unmistakable vocal stylings and phrasings followed the Jazz from their inception in New Orleans in 1974 through 35 seasons, 23 playoff appearances and two trips to the NBA Finals before his retirement in 2009. The legendary voice, who had been dealing with the effects of Alzheimer's disease for several years, died at his home near Phoenix, surrounded by family.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Allison Paige "Allie" Brannon

    She was born Dec. 20, 2003, in Charleston, W.Va., a daughter of David Neal and Tina Ann Paxton Brannon. Allie was a 5th grader at Calhoun Middle/High School and enjoyed hunting, fishing, fashion, sewing, drawing, and singing.

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  • Saturday Mar 21 | via Marietta Times 

    Carol Jean Stevens

    Carol Jean Stevens, 69, of Reedy, W.Va., formerly of Newport, Ohio, died March 16, 2015, at the Hubbard Hospice in Charleston, W.Va. She was born Dec. 19, 1945, in Marietta, Ohio, a daughter of the late Roy Holland and Kathryn Chester Holland Townsend.

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  • Wednesday Mar 11 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Frink, Vestella Henson "Faye"

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for VESTELLA HENSON "FAYE" FRINK. VESTELLA 'FAYE' HENSON FRINK, 87 LAKELAND - Vestella 'Faye' Henson Frink entered heaven Sunday, March 8, 2015, surrounded by her loving family.

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  • Monday Mar 9 | via KNEB-AM Scottsbluff 

    One Dead, Two Hurt After Accident at West Virginia C...

    The accident happened before 9 p.m. at the Marshall County Coal Mine, county Emergency Management Director Tom Hart said. The cause of the roof collapse is unknown.

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  • Wednesday Mar 4 | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Joan Carol Belcher Smith

    She was born in Charleston, W.Va., on Oct. 20, 1944, daughter of the late Virgil Lee Belcher and the late Helen Malinda Markle Belcher. She graduated from Parkersburg High School in 1962 and attended Mountain State College.

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  • Feb 28, 2015 | via Newark Advocate 

    Ackerman, Erma

    Erma Ruth Ackerman PATASKALA: A funeral service, celebrating the life of Erma Ruth Ackerman, 86, of Pataskala, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 2, 2015, in the chapel of the Kirkersville home of HOSKINSON Funeral & Cremation Service with her Pastor, Paul Snoddy as celebrant. Burial will follow in the Kirkersville-York Cemetery.

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  • Feb 27, 2015 | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Rev. Dr. Douglas W. Hill

    Doug graduated from Ironton High School in 1945, Miami University in 1949, then Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School in 1952, where he met and married Helen Hill. He began his ministry at Delaware Ave Baptist Church, in Buffalo, N.Y., then organized the South Hills Baptist Church in Pittsburgh, Pa.

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