Obituaries

Carl Poynter

EAST LIVERPOOL — Carl L. Poynter, 55, formerly of Lisbon, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 at his home. Born Aug. 10, 1963 in Salem, he was a son of the late Clifford A. Poynter and Rachel Poynter. A Christian by faith, he worked as a truck driver with FedEx. In addition ...

Leigh-Ann Crooms

HAMMONDSVILLE — Leigh-Ann Crooms, 31, of Clarks Mill Road died early Monday morning Dec. 3, 2018 at her home after a lengthy illness. She was born Aug. 4, 1986 in Salem, Ohio a daughter of George and Carla Beckwith Crooms. She graduated from Southern Local High School. She attended the ...

Audrea ‘Audrey’ Bosworth, 88

NEWELL, W.Va. — Audrea “Audrey” Mae Bosworth, 88, of Newell, W.Va. passed away on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, peacefully at her home after a sudden stroke. She was born Oct. 16, 1930 in Walker, W.Va., daughter of the late, Samuel Young and Beaulah Peters. A beloved mother, grandmother, ...

Gerald Woodward

WELLSVILLE — Gerald E. Woodward, 80 of Wellsville, passed away at his residence on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, following a lengthy illness. The Care MacLean Chapel of the Care Funeral and Cremation Specialists has been entrusted with his arrangements which are incomplete at this time.

Leigh-Ann Crooms

SALINEVILLE — Leigh-Ann Crooms, 31, of Clarks Mill Road died Tuesday morning, Nov. 27, 2018, after a long illness at her home. Arrangements are pending at the Kerr-Pastore Funeral Home in Salineville.

Service Schedule

Francis McCoy — 10 a.m. today at Dawson Funeral Home. Nancy Hill — 1-3 p.m. Wednesday at Linsley-Royal Funeral Home, East Palestine. James Hayden — 11 a.m. Saturday at Dawson Funeral Home. Visitation one hour prior to service.

“Chip” Francis McCoy, 68

EAST LIVERPOOL — “Chip” Francis McCoy, 68, of East Liverpool passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 at his home after a short battle with cancer. He was born in East Liverpool, Ohio on Oct. 8, 1950 a son of the late Bert and Sara M. “Sally” Yantz McCoy. He graduated from East ...

Virginia Ferguson

POMPANO BEACH, FL — Virginia Ann Ferguson, of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of East Liverpool, passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018. She was 71. Born in East Liverpool, Sept. 18, 1947, she was a daughter of the late John V. and Dorothy June Thomas Ferguson. She attended Grace Bible ...

Rhea Brown

SALINEVILLE —Rhea Jean Brown, 83, of Salineville passed away Friday at Rose Lane Nursing and Rehabilitation, Massillon, Ohio, after a brief illness. She was born Feb. 1, 1935 in Salineville, Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Irl and Margaret Six Maley. She was a housewife and with her ...

James R. “Jimmy” Hayden

EAST LIVERPOOL — James R. “Jimmy” Hayden, of East Liverpool, passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 at Allegheny General Hospital following a brief illness. He was 64. Born in East Liverpool, July 6, 1954, he was a son of the late W. Neil and Theresa M. Fiorello Hayden. A lifetime East ...