Leo O'Neil

This is the day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad. We rejoice today that God has taken Leo, a beloved husband, loving father and granddaddy, cherished uncle, and treasured friend to be with him and his entire family in heaven.

Leo Joseph O'Neil, 93, of White Sulphur Springs, WV, passed away at home Tuesday, June 27, 2017.

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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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Lewis Canterbury

Lewis I. Canterbury, 72, of Sinks Grove, WV, passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017, at his home following a sudden illness.

He was born at Rock Camp, WV, on June 22, 1945, a son of the late Aaron V. and Minnie Faye Harvey Canterbury.

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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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Dakota Ward

Dakota Wilson Ward, 17, of Caldwell, WV, passed away tragically on Saturday, June 24, 2017, as a result of drowning.

Born March 11, 2000, at Ronceverte, WV, he was the son of Brian Wilson Ward and Melinda Dawn Dempsey DePriest and stepfather, James "J.C." DePriest.

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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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Margaret Neville

Margaret Ann Simmons Neville of White Sulphur Springs, WV, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on Sunday, June 25, 2017, after a seven-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

She was born August 27, 1939, daughter of Howard Carl Simmons and Margaret Luevena Cook Simmons.

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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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Julian Arbaugh

Sgt. 1st Class Julian Ray Arbaugh, 81, of Lewisburg, WV, passed away Monday, June 26, 2017, at Peyton Hospice House in Fairlea, WV.

Born December 14, 1935, at Ronceverte, WV, he was a son of Joseph Walter Arbaugh and Viola Catherine Jones Arbaugh.

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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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