Area Death Notices

Wayne Allen

May 8, 2013


Portsmouth-Marcella June Boehm, 83, of Portsmouth, died Friday April 26, 2013 at he SOMC Hospice Center. Services were held Tuesday at Ralph F. Scott Funeral Home in Portsmouth with Mike Breidenbaugh, Evangelist officiating.


Springfield-Tommy Joe Gifford, 60, of Springfield, formerly of Piketon, died Saturday, April 27, 2013 at home. Services were held Tuesday under the direction of the Brant Funeral Service in Sciotoville.


Portsmouth- Dorothy Huffman, 94, of Portsmouth, died Thursday April 18,2013

at Hempstead Manor. Services were held Tuesday April 30, 2013 at St Mary Catholic Church with The Rev. Adam Streitenberger officiating.


Portsmouth-Eustace P. “Matt” Matthews, Jr. died on Sunday, April 28, 2013, at the SOMC Hospice Center at the age of 78. Services were held Saturday at Central Church of Christ with Dennis Dawes, minister, officiating.


Wheelersburg-Jesse Paul Peyton, 64, of Wheelersburg, died Saturday, April 27, 2013 at the SOMC Hospice Center. Services were held Saturday at the Brant Funeral Home in Sciotoville.


Sciotoville-Helen P. Roney 96 of Sciotoville, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at Crystal Care Center in Portsmouth. Services were Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Wolfe-Nelson Funeral Home in Sciotoville with Pastor Caleb LaFond officiating.

Stringer Sr.

Minford-Gary Wayne “Slick” Stringer Sr., 61, of Minford, died Saturday April 27, 2013 at Wishard Hospital in Indianapolis, IN. Services were held Thursday May 2, 2013 at D.W. Swick Funeral Home in South Webster with Pastor Mark Bales officiating.