Obituaries

Wanda Scott-Martin, 86

ALLIANCE — A former East Liverpool resident, Wanda Scott-Martin, passed away with her loving sisters by her side while at Alliance Hospital Community Care Center, at 9 p.m. Monday, July 16, 2018 following a brief illness. She was 86. Wanda was a daughter to the late Omer and Ruth Bailey ...

Luke Bowers, 20

EAST LIVERPOOL — May Street resident Luke Bowers, 20, passed away at home on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Luke was a son to Lynette Davis Bowers of East Liverpool, and Dennis Bowers, and his wife Karla Calderon, of East Liverpool. He was born on Feb. 8, 1998 in East Liverpool and was a 2017 ...

Rosalene White

CALCUTTA — Rosalene A. “Rose” White, 89 of Calcutta, passed away at her home on Monday, July 16, 2018. Born in Wellsville on Feb. 14, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Carl and Mamie Smith Wolf. She was a homemaker and a Presbyterian by faith. She was preceded in death by her ...

Service Schedule

Michael James Swartzmiller — 1 p.m. today at Nixon Funeral Home, Newell. Dorothy Payne — 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Dawson Funeral Home. Visitation 3-6 p.m. Thursday, Charles Mercer — 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. visitation Thursday at Nixon Funeral Home, New Cumberland. Robert and Jane (Farrall) ...

Charles Mercer

NEW CUMBERLAND — Charles Eugene Mercer, 67, of New Cumberland, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2018. He was born in Wheeling, W.Va. on March 21, 1951, a son of the late Earl Mercer and Mary (Highley) Burskey. Mr. Mercer served in the U.S. Army. He was retired from Mountaineer Race ...

Service Schedule

William Doughty — 11 a.m. today at Dawson Funeral Home. Burial in Columbiana County Memorial Park. Michael James Swartzmiller — 1 p.m. Wednesday at Nixon Funeral Home, Newell. Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today. Dorothy Payne — 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Dawson Funeral Home. Visitation 3-6 ...

Dorothy Payne

POLAND — Dorothy Burt Payne, formerly of East Liverpool, passed away Wednesday morning, July 11, 2018 at Sunrise of Poland following a lengthy illness with Alzheimer’s. She was 79. She was born on Oct. 17, 1938, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth Burt and Rose Buchheit Fultz. A ...

Michael James Swartzmiller, 38

Michael James Swartzmiller, 38 NEWELL—Michael James Swartzmiller, 38 of Newell, WV passed away suddenly at home on Friday, July 13, 2018. Michael was born on June 6, 1980. He was the loving son of Kirk and Peggy (Summers) Swartzmiller and the grandson of Anna (Haynes) Summers and the ...

William ”Tag” T. Lewis Sr., 62

LAKE TOMAHAWK —”Tag” William Terrence Lewis Sr., 62, of Tomahawk Drive, passed away at 9:36 p.m., Monday, July 2, 2018 at the Queen Elizabeth Health Services Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia following a sudden heart attack. He was born March 2, 1956 in Salem, Ohio, the son of the late ...

Donna Smith

EAST LIVERPOOL— Spruce Court resident Donna J. Smith passed away while at Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in East Palestine at 7:10 p.m. Friday, July 13, 2018 following a brief illness. She was 76. Donna was the only child to the late William Turner, and the late Hazel ...