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SFC David H. Lewis, 68, of Chester, VA, formerly of Williamsurg, WV, died Wednesday, August 1, 2018.
Born June 29, 1950, at Esty, WV, he was the son of Lacy M. and Eula Gladys Lewis.
The Rev. Richard Wayne Shoda, J.C.L., died at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV, on Thursday, August 9, 2018. He was 67 years old.
Father Shoda was born February 22, 1951, in Bluefield, WV, to Robert and Margaret Ruth Ball Shoda.
Thelma Jean Ayers Hanson, 80, of Renick, WV, passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018.
Born March 4, 1938, at Frankford, WV, she was the daughter of Lonnie Crawford and Hava Ozella Bowes Spencer.
William E. "Bill" Mohler passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Bill was born on October 18, 1937, in Salt Sulphur, WV.
Bill was a career military veteran who served a total of 27 years in the U.S. army branch. His service sent him all over the world, including two tours in Vietnam and Germany with the 82nd Airborne Special Forces. He received many commendations in his career, including bronze star with oak cluster. Upon his discharge, he came back home to Monroe County.
Lawrence Gamilla Braye Jr., 60, of Chesterfield, VA, passed away of natural causes at his home on Thursday, August 2, 2018.
He was born March 27, 1958, in Ronceverte, WV, and was the son of Lawrence Braye Sr. and Victoria Coleman.
George Louchlin MacKinnon,75, took his ethereal flight peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, August 3, 2018, in Lewisburg, WV.
George was a dedicated husband, father, friend, storyteller and Mr. Fix Anything. George, or Pops, was born on July 24, 1943, and spent his childhood in Norfolk, CT. He served overseas in Vietnam in the United States Air Force and worked tirelessly as an aircraft mechanic for U.S. Airways for 30 years.
JoAnn Simon, 73, of Beckley, WV, died Friday, July 27, 2018.
Born September 18, 1944, in Stanaford, WV, she was the daughter of Mary Cousins of Lanark, WV, and Carl L. Cousins.
James Franklin "Frankie" White, 51, of St. Albans, WV, passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018, at Thomas Memorial Hospital in Charleston, WV.
Frankie was born April 30, 1967, in Fairlea, WV, and was the son of Frances Marie Early Samuels of South Charleston, WV, and the late Calvin Leroy White Sr.