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Frances Sabo - November 8, 2014

Randy Campbell - September 19, 2014

Freda McDonald - June 28, 2014

Charles E. Stephenson - June 23, 2014

Tonia A Lonberger - May 30, 2013




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Tonya R. Bullock

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Michael E. Cinquepalmi, Sr.

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Max Frank

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Yvonne Keeton

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Annabelle G. Marks / Carl P. Matheny

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Lisa M. Seeber / Robert K. Seeber

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Jerry F. Vaught

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Frances Sabo

    Frances Ruth Sabo 73, of Murray City, Ohio passed away October 29, 2014, at her residence.

    Frances was born January 6, 1941 in Murray City Ohio to Louis and Elizabeth Sabo. She was a 1959 graduate of Murray City High School where she received awards for scholastic achievement; formerly worked at Goodyear in Logan, was a deli supervisor at Publix grocery store in North Fort Myers, FL; worked and retired from Ohio University food service; member of the Murray City Alumni Planning Committee; known as one of the Murray City "Golden Girls" and appeared in many of the area parades.

    Surviving are her husband, Gail W. Cox, who she married in 1987; brother, Theodore "Ted" Sabo of Athens; sister-in-law, Wanda Sabo of Nelsonville; nieces and nephews, Jackie Duffy of Nelsonville, David (Pamela) Duffy of Logan, Cheryl (Don) Skinner of Athens, Randy Sabo of Guysville, Cindy White of The Plains, Mark (Cindy) Sabo Zanesville, Keith Sabo of Shade, Cathy Ward, and Jennifer of Reynoldsburg. great nieces and nephews, Kevin Storkan of California, Ryan Duffy, Bradley Skinner, Sonya Sexton, and Jill Sabo-Toth; step-children Kelly Gallagan, Diane Bowen and Steve Cox.; her dog-Susie; and best friend Avis "Meechy" Yates (the last of the Murray City "Golden Girls").      

    Frances was preceded in death by her parents, Louis & Elizabeth "Betty" Sabo; sister, Betty Jane Duffy; brothers, Luke Sabo & Joseph Sabo; sisters-in-law, Thelma Sabo and Matilda Sabo; and great-niece, Jesica Storkan.        

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm Saturday November 8, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, Ohio. Burial was in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville, Ohio. A memorial pot luck was held in Murray City after the services. All friends and family were welcome to celebrate the life of this beloved lady.

    Calling hours were observed Saturday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the funeral home.             

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Randy Campbell

    Randy Campbell, 44, of Athens, Ohio passed away September 13, 2014.

    Survivoring are his life partner, Priscilla Misner; sons, Addam Dexter and Cody Campbell; mother, Iva Louise Wetzel; sister, Mary Wetzel; grandmother, Lula Campbell; and 2 nieces.

    A Memorial service was held at 6:00 PM Saturday September 19, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed from 5-6 PM at the funeral home.

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Freda McDonald

    Freda Juanita “Eadie” McDonald 84 of Arnaudville. Louisiana formerly of East Lake died Sunday June 22, 2014 after a long illness at Opelousas General Health System South Campus in Opelousas, Louisiana.

    She was born in Nelsonville, Hocking County, Ohio the daughter of the late Donney and Blanche May Spencer Altman. Mrs. McDonald was a homemaker and a life resident of Ohio until she moved to Louisiana in 2002.

    Eadie was a devoted and loving mother and will always be remembered for the love she had for her boys.

    She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Harold Walter McDonald; sisters Kathryn Campbell, Marge Withem, and Florence Hawk; brother Clifford Brooks.

    She is survived by her three sons Keith (Cheri-lea) McDonald of Arnaudville, Louisiana, Joseph McDonald of Arnaudville, Louisiana, and Jeffrey McDonald of Ashtabula, Ohio; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren.

    Services were held at 1:00 pm Saturday, June 28, 2014, at the Brown Funeral Home in Murray City, Ohio with Rev. Mike Thomas officiating. Burial was in Beech Grove Cemetery in Glouster, Ohio.

    Friends called on Friday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Charles E. Stephenson

    Charles E. Stephenson 64, of Nelsonville, Ohio passed away June 17, 2014 at  his residence Nelsonville, Ohio.

    Charles was born September 29, 1949 in Newark, Ohio to Richard and Dorothy Stephenson. He worked for Huntley Trucking Company; loved hunting, fishing, and camping; was a great campfire cook; and loved spending time with his kids and grandkids.

    Surviving are his son, Charles A. (Angela) Stephenson of Nelsonville; daughters, Melvina (Tom Carpenter) Stephenson of New Straitsville and Angie (Jeff) Wilson of Nelsonville; grandchildren, Mike, Chuck, Amanda, Christopher, Larissa, Johnny, Taylor, Sam, and Sara; great-grandchildren, Emma, Katie, Gabi, and Sabastian; sisters, Nannette Stephenson of Nelsonville and Carol (Lonnie) Walters of Guysville; nephews, Travis, Todd, and Josh; cousin and very special friend Gerald Mitchell; and extended family, the Huntley's of the Huntley Trucking Company.      

    Charles was preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Sandra Stephenson.  

    Funeral services were held 1:00 pm Monday, June 23, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home Murray City, Ohio with Rev. David Edgell officiating. Burial was in Carbon Hill Cemetery in Carbon Hill, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Friday, June 20, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.       

    In lieu of flowers family suggests donations be made to FairHoPe Hospice 282 Sells Rd. Lancaster, OH 43130-3461. A special thanks, from the family, to Dr. Ayub.

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Tonia A Lonberger

    Tonia A Lonberger, 51, of Murray City, Ohio passed away May 26, 2014 at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.

    Tonia was born July 6, 1962 in Nelsonville, Ohio to George C. and Melrose M. Kinnison. She was a 1980 graduate of Nelsonville-York High School.

    Surviving are her husband, Bill Lonberger; daughters, Brandy (Todd Keister) Kinnison of Rockbridge, and Charity Lonberger of Murray City; grandchildren, Austin Ellis, and Jaylynn Keister all of Rockbridge; brothers, Jeff (Cheryl) Kinnison of Murray City, Gene (Tammy) Kinnison of Logan, and Jerry Kinnison of Nelsonville; and sisters, Sherry (Jim) Marshall of The Plains, and Linda Campagna of Cumming, Georgia.

    Tonia was preceded in death by her parents; and aunt Eleanor Spencer.

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 PM Friday May 30, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, Ohio with Rev. Ernie Perkins officiating. Burial was in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Thursday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Carl P. Matheny

    Carl P. Matheny 73, of Murray City, Ohio passed away May 19, 2014 at  his residence.

    Carl was born October 15, 1941 in Corning, Ohio to Philmore and Margaret Matheny. He was a 1959 graduate of Murray City High School; a US Marine Corps veteran; member of the Eagles and American Legion; Murray City Police Officer; and a Corrections Officer for Hocking Correctional Institute.

    Surviving are his daughter, Touria Semingson; grandsons, Christian (Misty) Farley of Marietta, Colt Semingson, and Kyle Semingson; brother, Lewis (Roseann) Matheny of Trombull,TX; sisters, Barbara Williams of Murray City, Elaine Wright of Athens, and JoAnn (Mike) Thompson of Buchtel; and several nieces and nephews.        

    Carl was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Aicha B. "Cathy" Matheny, who passed away March 16, 2003; and brother, Harold E. Matheny, who passed away January 20, 2013.      

    A private family service was held at the Brown Funeral Home in Murray City, Ohio.

    Burial was in Carbon Hill Cemetery in Carbon Hill, Ohio where military Graveside services were conducted by the Combined Color Guard.

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Michael E. Cinquepalmi, Sr.

    Michael E. Cinquepalmi, Sr. 63, of Murray City, Ohio passed away May 16, 2014 at O'Blenness Hospital Athens, Ohio.

    Michael was born February 10, 1951 in New Lexington, Ohio. He was a US Army Vietnam veteran; member of the American Legion of Murray City, the Eagles Lodge #1044, and the Trimble Twp. Coon Hunters Club; a former janitor at Bern-Union School; and he cared about and helped all the people of Murray City.

    Surviving are his sons, Michael E. Cinquepalmi, Jr. of Murray City, and Travis E. (Cheri) Cinquepalmi of Glouster; brothers, Robert (Gannett) Cinquepalmi of Athens, Dan (Heather) Summerfield of Union Furnace, and Randy Summerfield of Murray City; sisters, Janet (David) Lehman of Murray City and Donna J. (Adam) Bush of Nelsonville; and several nieces and nephews.        

    Michael was preceded in death by his parents, Willetta Rose and Bud Summerfield; and sister, Mona Dearing.        

    Funeral services were held 1:00 PM Tuesday May 20, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, Ohio.

    Burial was in Salem Cemetery in Murray City, Ohio, where Military Graveside services were conducted by the Combined Color Guard.

    Calling hours were observed Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the funeral home, with an American Legion Service at 7:30.

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Norma Wright

    Norma Dupler Wright, 86, of Murray City, Ohio went home to be with the Lord, April 7, 2014, at her daughter and son-in-law’s residence, surrounded by her loving family.

    Norma was born March 30, 1928 in Jobs Hollow to Morris and Grace Dupler. She was a Murray City High School graduate; member of the Methodist Church in Jobs; and retired from Hocking College Head Start in Nelsonville. Norma was also one of the “Golden Girls” where she was crowned Queen, she called herself Blanch.

    She is survived by her daughter, Iris (Lester) Douglas; grandchildren, Amy (Troy) Bauman of Carbon Hill, Robbie (Lacey) Douglas of Carbon Hill, Sara (Jack) Farmer of Charlotte, North Carolina, Lori (Casey) Nungester of Carbon Hill, David Wright of Albany, Autumn (Adam) Carlson of Carbon Hill, and Summer (Eddie) Domino of Murray City; great-grandchildren, Brittni Blair, Ryan Harris, Zachary Talbert, Brycen Nungester, Ethan Douglas, Gracey Sinnott, Drew Douglas, Addison Wright, Kadin Domino, Grady Carlson, Ava Nungester, and Aubrey Domino; great-great-grandchildren, Jaxon Wollum and Chloe Talbert; sister, Imogene (Jack) Bookman of Orbiston; brother, Michael (Cheryl) Dupler of Murray City; her beloved dog, Ruby; and many nieces and nephews.

    Norma was preceded in death by her parents; son, Roger Wright; husband, Johnny Wright; brother, Warren Dupler; and sister, Marilyn Huston.

    We would like to thank Appalachian Hospice and visiting nurses and Doctors Hospital of Nelsonville.

    Funeral services were held Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 1:00 pm at the Brown Funeral Home Murray City, Ohio with Pastor Ernie Perkins officiating. Burial was in Greenlawn Cemetery Memorial Gardens.

    Calling hours were held April 11, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home. LETTERS OF CONDOLENCE MAY BE SENT TO THE FAMILY BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW

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Yvonne Keeton

    Yvonne “Bonnie” Keeton 61, of Murray City, Ohio passed away April 7, 2014 at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.

    Yvonne was born May 12, 1952 in Barberton, Ohio to William "Bill" and Hazel McDonald. She was a good mother; and loved fishing, baking, playing bingo, and camping.

    Surviving are her sons, Robert Keeton Sr. of Murray City, Jerry (Sherrie) Garza of Nelsonville; daughter, Stacy (Steven) Sorrell of Glouster; grandchildren, Robert (Lindsey) Keeton Jr., Christopher Garza, Brandon Garza, Sarah Garza, Ben Garza, Colleen Sorrell, Caroline Sorrell, and Mikala Sorrell; great-grandchild, Hunter Keeton; brother, Tim McDonald; and sister, Charlotte McDonald.

    Yvonne was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Floyd "Junior" Keeton Jr.; son, Michael Keeton; sister, Ida Keeton; and niece, Lisa Seeber.

    Calling hours were observed Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 at the Brown Funeral Home Murray City, Ohio.

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Tonya R. Bullock

    Tonya R. Bullock 37, of Amanda , Ohio formerly of Glouster passed away April 4, 2014 at her brother-in-law's residence in Zaleski, Ohio.

    Tonya was born July 7, 1976 in Athens County, Ohio to Wayne Ellis Fierce and Mary Lou Fierce. She was an Ohio State fan.

    Surviving are her husband, Joe Bullock; sons, Joseph Mesaros, Blacky Mesaros, and Bradley Mesaros all of Glouster; daughter, Shelby Lynn Mesaros of Glouster, brothers, John Fierce of Glouster, Jerry Fierce of Zaleski, and Wayne Fierce of Glouster; sisters, Tammy Fierce of Lancaster and Mary Haney of Logan; mother-in-law, Matilda Bullock of Logan; brothers-in-law, Merle Bullock of Logan and Ted Bullock of Zaleski; and sister-in-law, Ruby Spencer of Zaleski.                 

    Tonya was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Timothy, Skylor, and Talen; and her dog Crissy.

    Funeral services were held at 10:00 am Wednesday April 9, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, Ohio. Burial was in Hilltop Cemetery, Millfield, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Tuesday 4-7 pm at the funeral home.     

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Annabelle G. Marks

    Annabelle G. Marks 91, of Jacksonville, Ohio passed away March 31, 2014 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Annabelle was born September 21, 1922 in Glouster, Ohio to Worthy and Lillian Roberts. She was retired from Good Year and attended Oak Dale Church of Christ.

    Surviving are her son, Wayne Marks of St. Clairsville; daughters, Juanita (Richard) Martin of Glouster, Dorothy Marks of Jacksonville, Helen (Chuck) Blair of Nelsonville, and Mary Duncan of Glouster; 11 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; sister, Goldie Fouts of Columbus; and sister-in-law, Margie Roberts of Wisconsin.

    Annabelle was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, William Rutter and John Marks; sons, Gary, Billy, and Melvin Rutter, and John Marks; sisters, Eleanore Alexander, Stella Inman, Marie McClelland and Viola; and brother, Doster Roberts.

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm Friday, April 4, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home Murray City, Ohio with Pastor Roger Powell officiating. Burial was in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Thursday, April 3, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Robert K. Seeber

    Robert K. Seeber, 52, of Murray City, Ohio passed away March 22, 2014 at his residence.

    Robert was born August 8, 1961 in Illinois to Jack and Sue Seeber. He was a former steel worker.

    He was married to Lisa Seeber, deceased. He is survived by his sons, Robert K. Seeber of Murray City, and Charles Seeber of Murray City; step-son, James Foley of Nelsonville; daughter, Martina Seeber of Murray City; step-daughter, Crystal Foley; brother, Steve Seeber of Marietta; sister, Suszann Seeber of Florida; and niece Kathrine Noble.

    Robert was preceded in death by his parents; and brother Jack Seeber.

    Calling hours were observed Friday, March 28, 2014 from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the Brown Funeral Home in Murray City, Ohio.

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Lisa M. Seeber

    Lisa M. Seeber 45, of Murray City, Ohio passed away March 22, 2014 at her residence.

    Lisa was born July 5, 1968 in Nelsonville, Ohio. She was an artist of oil paintings, portraits and drawings.

    She was married to Robert K. Seeber Sr.- deceased. She is survived by her mother, Charlotte McDonald of Murray City, Ohio; sons, James Foley of Nelsonville, Robert K. Seeber of Murray City, and Charles Seeber of Murray City; daughters, Crystal Foley of Dublin, and Martina Seeber of Murray City; sister, Ruth (Rick) Walton of New Lexington; brother, Dan (Arren) McDonald of Murray City; and half-brothers, Steven and Daniel Lanning both of Gambier, Ohio.                

    Burial was in Greenlawn Cemetery.

    Calling hours were observed 2-4 & 6-8 pm Thursday March 27, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home in Murray City. 

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Max Frank

    Max Daniel Frank 57, of Jacksonville, Ohio passed away February 12, 2014 at his home.

    Max was born May 31, 1956 in Athens County, Ohio to Maxwell Thomas and Marjorie Jean Frank. He was a graduate of Glouster High School.

    Surviving are his son, Joshua Daniel (Cheyenne) Frank of Jacksonville; grandson, expected in July, Joshua Daniel Frank Jr.; sister, Christy Hopps of Athens; half-brother, Carl Frank of Glouster; nephew, Terry Vore of Corning; and great-niece, Jessica Vore of Jacksonville.       

    Max was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Tommy Frank.          

    Calling hours were observed 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Sunday February 22, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home in Murray City.

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Jerry F. Vaught

    Jerry F. Vaught, 70, of Glouster, Ohio passed away January 1, 2014 at Kobacker House, Columbus, Ohio.

    Jerry was born April 18, 1943 in Glouster, Ohio to Avrel and Lorena Vaught. He was a member of the Fairview Holiness Church of Glouster; served 31 years in the Army and National Guard; and he and his wife loved going to church camps and church revivals.

    Surviving are his wife, Judith Vaught of Glouster; children, Amy (Brian) Warthman of Logan, Verla Vaught of Logan, Charles (Barbara) Vaught of Logan, Anitra (Nick) Rucker of Logan, and Jerry (Becky) Vaught of Marion; step-children, Larry (Tammy) Hashman Jr. of Glouster, Garry (Brandy) Hashman of Glouster, Shelley Balcom of Albany, Sherrie (James) Wrenn of Ray, OH, and Bobby Hashman and Angela of Bainbridge Island, WA; 4 grandchildren; 13 step-grandchildren; and 3 step-great-grandchildren; brothers, Wilferd (Martha) Vaught of Whitehall, Willard (Jo) Vaught of Cable, OH, Albert (Judy) Vaught of Redtown, and John (Louise) Vaught of Delaware, OH; and several nieces and nephews.

    Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Kathleen Vaught; brothers, Paul, Leroy, and Chester Vaught; and niece Crystal Vaught.

    Funeral services were held at 4:00 pm Saturday, January, 4, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, Ohio.

    A flag folding service was performed by the Army Honor Guard.

    Calling hours were observed Saturday, January 4, 2014 from 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm at the funeral home.

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