Who we are
We are a local family-owned funeral home that has served the communities of Ohio and West Virginia for over 125 years. Our goal is to provide all of the families we serve a respectful and dignified service at a fair price. Whether a traditional service or more contemporary-style service, or just a simple cremation we try to meet all the needs of the individuals and families we serve.
Thomas Orville Hamilton
Thomas Orville Hamilton, 73, of Marietta, passed away Sunday, September 27, 2020, at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
Tom was born in Cambridge, Ohio, where he frequently visited his grandparents Andrew and Irene Ford. Tom was raised in Wick, WV and graduated from Tyler County High School in Middlebourne. He attended West Virginia Tech and served four years in the Air Force. He and his wife, Mary Ann (Brammer) Hamilton, built their own home on Highland Ridge Road where they raised their family and started their business, Security Electronics. He was a partner in 5KW, Inc. serving as a radio engineer at WBRJ and WEYQ. He served on the Board of Trustees at Selby General Hospital. Tom taught electronics classes at Washington Technical College for many years. Tom was a member of Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta. Tom was one of four children born to the late Charles Edward Hamilton and Martha Jean (Ford) Hamilton.Date of Death: Sun, 09/27/2020 No Services Planned at This Time Read More
Marguerite Caldwell Phillips
Marguerite Caldwell Phillips, 102, of Marietta passed away at 3:08 pm, Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at Waterview Pointe.
She was born September 13, 1918, in Pennsboro, WV, to Russell and Lily Jane Samples Caldwell. She was a homemaker.
Wayne Hendershot, 75, of Germantown passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born November 8, 1944 a son of Harold Elias and Ruth V. Roberts Hendershot.
Wayne had worked for Washington County Highway Department for over 30 years and retired in July of 1996 as a grader operator. He loved watching NASCAR and was a big Dale Earnhart fan. He also enjoyed playing music and hanging out with his friends and working on old vehicles.Date of Death: Tue, 09/22/2020 Services: Sat, 09/26/2020 02:00 pmVisitation Date: Fri, 09/25/2020Visitation Details: 2 to 4 & 6 to 8 Read More
Debra Ann Pryor
Debra Ann Pryor, 68, of Marietta went home to be with her Lord on September 19, 2020. She was preceded in death by her father Bill Filibaum and her beloved husband Glenn “Woody” Pryor, Jr.Date of Death: Sat, 09/19/2020 No Services Planned at This Time Read More
Bessie L. Higgins
Bessie L. Martin Higgins, 78, of Marietta passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born in Belle, WV on May 21, 1942, to the late Basil and Goldie Martin.
Bessie graduated from Williamstown High School in 1960. She retired from Marietta Memorial Hospital where she worked as an IT operator for 26 ½ years. She was a member of Waverly Methodist Church.
Robert E. McAlarney
Robert E. McAlarney, 92, of Whipple passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020.
He was born January 30, 1928, in Akron, Ohio to Frank and Ruth Baker McAlarney. Bob was a tool and die maker for Clevite Corp for 36 years and he also farmed.