Stephen Sheppard

Stephen Elmer Sheppard, 77, of Lewisburg, WV, passed away Friday, June 23, 2017, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, VA, after a long battle with ALS and bladder cancer.

Born July 31, 1939, at Richlands, WV, he was the son of the late Ira Elmer and Mildred Estella Morgan Sheppard.

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Lucille Burns

Lucille Barlow Burns, 100, of Marlinton, WV, died Friday, June 23, 2017, at her home.

She was born June 18, 1917, at Huntersville, WV, to Samuel Isaac and Mabel Goldie Wagner Barlow.

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Betsy Myers

Betsy Rawlins Myers, 62, passed away at her home in the early morning of Friday, June 16, 2017. She was diagnosed with brain cancer in the fall of 2015.

Betsy was born in Charleston, WV, on April 26, 1955, one of six children of John and Shirley Rawlins.

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Daisy Withrow

Daisy Lorene Holliday Shaffer Withrow, 91, resident of The Brier Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Ronceverte, WV, for many years died Thursday, June 15, 2017.

She was the daughter of Thena Howell Holliday and Michael Cleveland "Cleve" Holliday.

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Fontaina Powell

Fontaina Lou Powell, 64, died unexpectedly at home on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

The daughter of Leonard and Phyllis Curry, she was born in Charleston, WV, on February 16, 1953.

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Mary Compton

Mary Pearl Compton, 86, of Union, WV, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at Peyton Hospice House in Fairlea, WV, following a long illness.

She was born at Renick, WV, on September 24, 1930, a daughter of Russell K. and Susie Shisler Geyer.

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Nathan Capen

Nathan Ford Capen, 90, of Rainelle, WV, died Sunday, June 18, 2017, at his home.

Born February 13, 1927, at Bakers Field, NY, he was the son of Nathan and Ida Paddock Capen.

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Margaret Sweet

Margaret "Peggy" Andrews Sweet, 89, of Dearborn, MI, passed away peacefully from natural causes on Sunday, June 11, 2017.

She was the younger sister of the late Richard Andrews and the late Zella "Teadie" Andrews Patterson.

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Elizabeth Ratcliff

Elizabeth Ratcliff of Lewisburg, WV, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017.

Elizabeth was born in Grassy Meadows, WV, on February 27, 1933, the first daughter of James Thomas Montgomery (deceased) and Ela Stevens Montgomery (deceased).

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