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.
Delmar E. Thomas
Delmar E. Thomas, 86, of Marietta passed away peacefully in his sleep at 1:45 am, Sunday, October 11, 2020 at his home. He was born June 15, 1934 in Newport a son of George and Hallie Burton Thomas.
Delmar was retired from RJF International and was a veteran of the U. S. Army. He was a member of VFW Post 5108 and the Loyal Order of Moose.Date of Death: Sun, 10/11/2020 No Services Planned at This Time Read More
Candi M. Townsend
Candi M. Townsend, 47, of Nelsonville, Ohio, passed away at 7:45 pm, on Friday, October 9, 2020, at Riverside Hospital in Columbus. She was born on June 2, 1973, in Marietta a daughter of Vicki Scott of Marietta.
Randall F. Day
Randall F. Day, 66, of Marietta passed away October 9, 2020 at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
At his request there will be no services at this time. McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting the family and messages of sympathy may be sent at www.Lankfordfh.com.Date of Death: Fri, 10/09/2020 No Services Planned at This Time Read More
Deborah (Debbie) Sue Grahame Seevers
Deborah (Debbie) Sue Grahame Seevers 59, of Newport, Ohio passed away peacefully at home, October 8, 2020.
She was born April 24, 1961 to the late Tom Grahame and Janet Grahame of Newport, OH
Debbie had left her job in April of 2019 from the Washington County Sheriffs Dept. / Jail as head cook for 23 years due to her illness. Debbie always said it wasn’t a job for everyone but it was a job she loved and wanted to make it to 25 years so she could retire and spend more time with her family and Grandsons. She had also worked at Woolworth’s and the Betsey Mills Club dining room as a cook.
She enjoyed enduro racing “007” where she took home many first place trophies. She also loved to play “penny keno”. But, anyone who has known her knows how much she enjoyed her grandkids “the boys” they were the light of her life next to her daughters.Date of Death: Thu, 10/08/2020 Services: Mon, 10/12/2020 06:30 pmVisitation Date: Mon, 10/12/2020Visitation Details: 4:30 to 6:30 Read More
Samuel D. Gorham, Jr.
Samuel D. Gorham, Jr., 45, of Marietta passed away at his home on October 8, 2020. He was born in Marietta on January 9, 1975, a son of Samuel D. Gorham, Sr. and Violet Mary Quick Gorham.
Sam loved everyone. He enjoyed walking, playing with his nieces, shopping and EYH Trips with friends. He never met a stranger.Date of Death: Thu, 10/08/2020 Services: Sun, 10/18/2020 01:30 pmVisitation Date: Sun, 10/18/2020Visitation Details: 11:30 am until 1:30 pm Read More
David “Big Dave” Byron Binegar
David “Uncle Dave” Bryon Binegar, 74, of Newport, went to be with the Lord on October 7, 2020 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. His wife of 49 years stood beside him and provided exceptional loving care every step of the way.
David was born in New Matamoras on October 4, 1946 to Kenneth and Verna (McPeek) Binegar. He graduated from Lawrence High School, where he enjoyed playing basketball. David worked on oil wells, at Fenton Art Glass and retired from Independence Township as a trustee.
Carol Thomas, 81, of Marietta passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, after a long battle with Parkinson Disease. She was born September 30, 1939, to the late Ralph and Mary Young Hays.
Carol retired from Marietta School System in 1998 after 25 years of driving school bus. She enjoyed bowling seamstress work and she loved to travel.