Obituaries

Hope Elaine Quackenbush

Hope Elaine Quackenbush, age 65, went home to be with Jesus on February 18, 2019. She was born in Saratoga Springs, NY on December 10, 1953. She is survived by her honorary parents, Charles and LaVerne MacDonald of WV; Foster mother, Lela McCleary; one sister and her family, Robben Thompson of NY; one brother and his family, Gary Quackenbush of MA; one cousin and her family, Helen Duell of NY; and her loving honorary and foster siblings and their families. ... more

Jesse Lee Delaney

Jesse Lee Delaney, Jr., 93, of Flemington, WV (Brownton Community), passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2019, at Meadowview Manor, in Bridgeport. He was born in Rosemont on March 16, 1925, a son of the late Jesse Lee Delaney Sr. and Rhoda Gay (Stout) Delaney. ... more

Charles “Chuck” Lee Bevins

Charles “Chuck” Lee Bevins, 72, of Grafton, passed away at Rosewood Nursing Home on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, with his loving wife and special friends by his side. He was born April 29, 1946, in Carlise, WV, son of the late Marvin and Dora Bevins. He is survived by his wife of twenty-five years, “Indra” Bevins, whom he married July 10, 1993.... more

Frederica “Elaine” Whitescarver Brown

Frederica “Elaine” Whitescarver Brown, 79, of Grafton, passed away at United Hospital Center on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, with her loving family by her side. She was born July 16, 1939, in Grafton, to the late William and Beulah Lambert Whitescarver. Elaine was a member of the Beulah Baptist Church, where she was Church Treasurer for over thirty years, was a Sunday School Teacher, and choir member. She graduated from Grafton High School. Her hobbies were going camping at Big Bear, making cards, crocheting, and loved spending time with her family and friends.... more

Marjorie Ellen McCauley

Marjorie Ellen McCauley, 88 years old, passed away peacefully at her home in Grafton, on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Marjorie was born in Grafton on May 11, 1930, to Guy Frederick and Clara Louise Lambert Robison. She was the Robison’s only child. George William McCauley, her husband for over 66 years preceded her in death on July 14, 2018.... more

William Hanford Knotts

William Hanford Knotts, known to many as Bill or Pop Bill, was a resident of Opp, Alabama when he passed away at the age of 86, on Monday, December 31, 2018, at Mizell Memorial Hospital. A son of Everett and Nellie Knotts, he was born on the July 5, 1932 in Manheim, WV, and grew up in the town of Grafton, as one of 11 siblings.... more

Teresa Ann Curtis

Teresa Ann Curtis, 56, of Flemington, WV, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019, at home. She was born in Philippi on January 13, 1963, a daughter of the late Correna June (McCauley) Curtis and Everett Duaine Curtis surviving of Flemington. In addition to her father, Teresa is survived by two daughters: Misty Weaver and husband Sam of Milwaukie, OR, and Heather Jones of Clarksburg; two sisters: Tina Yvonne Green and husband Charles of Flemington, and Regina Lynn Stewart and husband Anthony of Bridgeport; three grandchildren: Grace Weaver Morris, Kortney Jones, and Kelsey Jones; three aunts: Alma Costilow of Flemington, Evalena Payne of Flemington, and Roberta Gallo and husband Steve of Rosemont; as well as many beloved cousins, nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. ... more

Jerry L. Latta

Jerry L. Latta, age 63, of Blueville Drive, Grafton, WV, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 3, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV, after a lengthy illness. He was born February 23, 1955, in Grafton, WV, the son of the late H. Kenneth Latta and late Mildred Mae (Sinsel) Latta. Jerry is survived by one brother, Douglas K. Latta and his wife, Angela Kay Brutto Latta of Grafton, WV, and one nephew, Louis “Jay” Latta also of Grafton, WV. ... more