Wilma Scott Nared
Died: Monday, December 29, 2003
Wilma Scott Nared, 86, of 3104 E. Broadway Road, Lot 59, Mesa, Ariz., formerly of Wilmington, died Monday (Dec. 29, 2003) at Mesa Lutheran Hospital, Mesa, Ariz. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tillman Nared.
Mrs. Nared was born Feb. 7, 1917, in Greene County, daughter of the late Ray and Martha Gwinn Scott. She was a job bank director for the Clinton County Community Action. She was a member of the Quinn Chapel A.M.E. Church in Wilmington. For several years, she was active with the Missionary Society and the Sunday School at the church. She graduated from Cedarville High School, Cedarville.
She is survived by a a daughter-in-law, Charlene Nared; a daughter-in-law and mother of Mrs. Naredís grandchildren, Audry Nared Young; a daughter, Paula (John) Chatman of Mesa, Ariz.; a sister, Ruth Johnson of Wilmington; six grandchildren, Tim Nared, Gregory Nared, Deana Nared Phillips, Jonda Peterson, John Paul Chatman and Philip Chatman; 12 great-grandchildren, Marcus Nared, Johnay Chatman, Jamaar Chatman, Gabrielle Chatman, Dondriana Peterson, Jacqueline Nared, Jamie Nared, Stephan Nared, Jaleana Phillips, Christian Phillips, Andre Nared and Kyle Nared; and a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, David Nared Sr.; four brothers, Albert Scott, Dan Scott, Gerald Scott and William Scott; two sisters-in-law, Margaret Scott and Virginia Scott; three sisters, Katherine Ransom; Pauline Brown and Jenny Hamilton; three brothers-in-law, Stewart Ransom, Joshua Brown and Andrew Johnson; and two grandchildren, Rodney Nared and David Nared Jr.
Services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at REYNOLDS-SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 327 N. South St., Wilmington, with burial in Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wilmington. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Donald Lee Goosey
Died: Friday, February 28, 2003
Donald Lee Goosey, 45, of Hillsboro passed away Friday (Feb. 28, 2003) at the Mercy Hospital Clermont. He is survived by his wife Sue Goosey of Hillsboro.
He was born July 15, 1957 in Dayton, the son of Don
and Mary Locke of Burnside, Ky.
In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by two sons, Jeremy Goosey and John Goosey, both of Xenia; a stepdaughter, Michelle Powers of Hillsboro; a brother, George (Vickie) Fugate of Sabina; three sisters, Pauline (Richard) Morris of Leesburg, Cynthia (Bill) Haines of Washington Court House, and Teresa (Jeff) Temple of Floyd Knobs, Ind.; two stepgrandsons, Hayden and Parker; and several nieces and nephews.
Per his wishes, Mr. Goosey was cremated. Visitation will be 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the RHODES-EDGINGTON FUNERAL HOME, 138 E. Main St., Hillsboro, with memorial services at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home, John Gillum officiating. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Palliative Care Foundation, Mercy Hospital Clermont, 3000 Hospital Drive, Batavia, 45103.
June A. Barnes McMullen
Died: Friday, February 28, 2003
June A. Barnes McMullen, 69, of Blanchester, died Friday (Feb. 28, 2003) at her residence. Her first husband, Robert L. Barnes; and her second husband, Chuck McMullen, preceded her in death.
She was born June 18, 1933, in Cincinnati, daughter of the late Virgil R. Vaughan and Wilaminia Rueger. She was a member of the Blanchester Church of Christ.
She is survived by six children, Jo Ann (James) Kable of Blanchester, Sheryl (Thomas) Hicswa of Blanchester, Sandra (Rocky) Gray of Blanchester, Colleen S. (Dennis) Reist of Buford, S.C., Deborah (Jack) Wilson of Clarksville and Robert L. (Christine) Barnes of Blanchester; two stepchildren, Betty Baker of Xenia and David McMullen of Xenia; two brothers, Robert Vaughan of Danville and Russell Vaughan of Batavia; a sister, Deloris Watson of Cincinnati; 20 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husbands and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers; two sisters; and two stepchildren, Charles W. McMullen and John Wendell McMullen.
Services will be noon Tuesday at the TUFTS SCHILDMEYER FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 120 W. Main St., Blanchester, Audrey Dwyer officiating, with interment in Graceland Memorial Gardens, Milford. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial may be made to Hospice of Cincinnati, c/o Bethesda Foundation, P.O. Box 710784, Cincinnati, 45271.
Paul D. Zurface
Died: Friday, February 28, 2003
Paul D. Zurface, 71, of Bloomington, died Friday (Feb. 28, 2003) at the Cincinnati Veterans Medical Center. He is survived by his faithful and loyal wife, Dorothy Arrasmith Zurface.
Mr. Zurface was born Feb. 5, 1932, in Wilmington, son of Cora Douglas Zurface of Bloomington and the late Harry O. Zurface. He was a retired plasterer and drywaller throughout the area. He attended the Sabina schools. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during the Korean War.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by three children, Sue Smith of Dayton, Barbara (Ron) Kell of Jamestown and Jim (Tina George) Zurface of Jamestown; several stepchildren; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; several stepgrandchildren; several stepgreat-grandchildren; two sisters, Pauline Zurface of Bloomington and Helen (Zane) Bailey of Xenia; and a brother, Bob (Dorie) Zurface of Sabina.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a sister, June York, and two brothers, Gene and Donald Zurface.
Graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family Monday in the New Maple Grove Cemetery, Port William. There will be no visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to the Clinton County Community Action. Arrangements are under the direction of LITTLETON FUNERAL HOME, 104 N. Jackson St., Sabina.
Audrey M. Lambert
Died: Thursday, February 27, 2003
Audrey M. Lambert, 83, of Reesville, died Thursday (Feb. 27, 2003) at Autumn Years Nursing Center. She is survived by her husband, Warren M. Lambert. They were married Aug. 1, 1949.
Mrs. Lambert was born Nov. 9, 1919, in Morgan County, Ky., daughter of the late Thomas and Mary Adkins Cundiff. She retired as a nurse's aid.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Donna Sue (Emmett) Ferguson of Wilmington; two sons, Jimmy Warren (Marsha) Lambert of Jeannette, Pa., and Timothy Dwayne Lambert of Sabina; two grandchildren, Katherine Lambert of Jeannette, Pa., and Emmett Michael Ferguson of Circleville; two great-grandchildren, Caleb Michael and Savannah Lynn Ferguson; a brother, Charles Roscoe (Kathleen) Cundiff of Hillsboro; six special nieces, Carla Jane, Janice Lynn, Gail Rose, Linda Eve, Audrey Gwinn and Juanita Fae Cundiff; and numerous other nephews and nieces.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Arnold Cundiff; two infant brothers, Sherman and Earl Cundiff; three sisters, Elizabeth Fultz, Myrtle Conley and Elsie Gardner.
Mrs. Lambert requested a graveside service, which will be held 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Centerville Cemetery, Lees Creek, no visitation and that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to her husband. Arrangements are under the direction of LITTLETON FUNERAL HOME, 104 N. Jackson St., Sabina.
Ruth Ann Cooper
Died: Thursday, February 27, 2003
Ruth Ann Cooper, 59, of Wilmington, died Thursday (Feb. 27, 2003) at her residence. She is survived by her husband, John W. Cooper Sr. of Wilmington.
Mrs. Cooper was born Dec. 20, 1943, in Fayette County, daughter of the late Walter and Louella Davis. She attended church at Villars Chapel.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by five children, John W. (Linda) Cooper Jr. of Hillsboro, Charles (Dee) Cooper of Wilmington, Tracy (Kelli) Cooper of Clarksville, Lisa (Mike) Kratzer of Midland and Steve (Tracy) Cooper of Middletown; 11 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters.
Services will be held 1 p.m. Monday at the FISHER-EDGINGTON FUNERAL HOME, 97 W. Locust St., Wilmington, with burial in Sugar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Mary Jo Kelly
Died: Monday, February 24, 2003
Mary Jo Kelly, 79, of 7 Willis Court, Washington Court House, died 12:29 a.m. Monday (Feb. 24, 2003) at The Ohio State University Medical Center, where she had been ill and a patient since Feb. 18. She is survived by her husband, Foster Kelly. They were married March 7, 1943.
Mrs. Kelly was born Feb. 5, 1924, in Fayette County, daughter of Frank C. and Ersie Marie Maynard Sanders. She lived most of her life in this community. She was a member of Jefferson Chapter 300 of the Order of the Eastern Star in Jeffersonville.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Rita (Robert) Lanman of Sabina; a son, Larry (Maria) Kelly of Denver, Colo.; three grandchildren, Jenny (Billy) Stewart of Sabina, Joey (John) Dame of Parker, Colo., and Jamie (Sean) Kneiper of Aurora, Colo.; a great-grandson, Anduin Kelly; and a sister, Betty (Joe) Wildermuth of Akron, Ind.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Laura Arnold and her twin sister, Emma Jo Kelly.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday at the KIRKPATRICK FUNERAL HOME, 554 Washington Ave., Washington Court House, with burial in the Bloomingburg Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fayette County Historical society, 517 Columbus Ave., Washington Court House, 43160.
Marie E. Chamberlin
Died: Saturday, February 22, 2003
Marie E. Chamberlin, 58, of Reynoldsburg, died Saturday (Feb. 22, 2003) at Echo Manor Extended Care Center, Reynoldsburg.
She was born June 25, 1944, in Cincinnati, daughter of Granville H. Chamberlin of Lebanon and the late Louella Chamberlin. She had retired as a school teacher from the Columbus City School system. Marie graduated from Blanchester High School and from The Ohio State University. In retirement, she devoted her time to the Stephen Ministry, was active with the Emmaus Walk, and loved to lead Bible classes.
In addition to her father, Marie is survived by two brothers, Marvin (Joann) Chamberlin of Blanchester, and Melvin (Brenda) Chamberlin of Beaver, W.Va.; a sister, Shirley Ledford of Midland; a special friend, Brenda Waligura of Reynoldsburg; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her mother, Marie was preceded in death by a sister, Anna Vasser.
The funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday at the Westboro United Methodist Church, Westboro, the Rev. H. Douglas Shriner and the Rev. Tony Hudson officiating, with interment in the Jefferson Township Cemetery, Westboro. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the TUFTS SCHILDMEYER FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 120 W. Main St. in Blanchester. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Westboro United Methodist Church Women's CWC, 110 Jonesboro Road, Midland, Ohio, 45148.