Isabelle B. Adams
DANVILLE — Isabelle B. Adams, 90, of Danville died Monday afternoon, May 3, 2004, in Colonial Manor Health Care Center, following a long illness.
Mrs. Adams was born July 14, 1913, in Loudonville, the daughter of Joe Todd and Edna (Beard) Harvey. Mrs. Adams grew up in Shreve and was a graduate of Shreve High School and had lived in Knox County for many years of her life, and most recently living in Galion for 23 years before moving to Loudonville in 2001. She was a former member of the Order of Eastern Star, Shreve, and was a homemaker.
Mrs. Adams is survived by her twin daughters, Margaret Windbigler of Galion
and Martha (John) Strouse of Danville; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Marshall Adams, in 1965; her brother, Joe Todd Harvey Jr.; and her sister, Florence Hawk.
Funeral will be Thursday at 2 p.m. in Byerly-Lindsey Funeral Home, Loudonville, with the Rev. Lloyd Miller officiating. Burial will be in Loudonville Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Danville Fire Department Emergency Squad, 23059 Coshocton Road, Danville 43014. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.Byerly-Lindsey.com.
Lloyd G. Mitchell
CENTERBURG — Lloyd George Mitchell, 85, died at his residence in Centerburg on May 3, 2004.
He was born Aug. 9, 1918, to John Henry and Mary (Crouse) Mitchell in Adria, Tazewell County, Va. He worked for 34 years as a printing pressman and retired from Ludlow in 1980. He was a tech sergeant in the 66th Repair Company, U.S. Army, during World War II, and was stationed in Greenland and France. He was a life member of the VFW. He attended the Owl Creek Harmony Primitive Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Jessie (Hankins) Mitchell; daughters, Sandra (Lynn) McCann of Centerburg and Victoria Hartley of Sunbury; son, John (Russetta) Mitchell of Aurora, Colo.; grandchildren, Lynn (Linda) McCann, Steve McCann and fiancee Carla Cox, Betsy McCann, Andrew (Jill) Hartley, Zachary Hartley, Amanda (Brandon) Mixon, Lt. USAF Olivia (Liam) Mitchell, Vanessa Mitchell; great-grandchildren, Aaron and Jessica McCann; sisters, Mary (Harold) Dowden of Centerburg, Pearl Furches of Morristown, Tenn., Lorena Foster of Talbot, Tenn.; brother, Reece (Judy) Mitchell of Hendersonville, N.C.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Maryland Marrs.
Friends may call today from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home, 49 W. Church St., Centerburg, where service will be Thursday at 11 a.m. Elder Darvin Edwards and Pastor Carl Hankins will officiate. Interment will be in Eastview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers friends may contribute to Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High St., Mount Vernon 43050; or Central Ohio Joint Fire District, 5138 Columbus Road, Centerburg 43011.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — James Harold Montgomery, 88, of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed away May 4, 2004.
He was born Feb. 15, 1916, in Alexandria, Ind., and moved to the Port Charlotte
area in 1977 from Mount Vernon. Mr. Montgomery retired after 30 years of service
with Pittsburgh Plate Glass Industries. He was Past Master Mason of the Mount
Zion Lodge 9 and a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Mount Vernon.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Roberta; sons, James Norman of Deland, Fla., Richard Lee and Jerry Lynn, both of Port Charlotte, Fla.; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one niece; and one nephew.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be in Union Cemetery at Eaton, Ind., at a later date.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to The Memorial Garden of the First Presbyterian Church, 2230 Hariet St. NE, Port Charlotte, FL 33952.
Mary E. Smith
MILLERSBURG — Mary Emoline Smith, 93, formerly of Danville, died Tuesday, May 4, 2004, at Sunset View Care Center.
She was born Nov. 12, 1910, in Loudonville to John L. and May (Durbin) Smith. She was employed at Flxible in Loudonville during World War II. She was a member of St. Luke Catholic Church in Danville and St. Like PCCW.
She is survived by her brother, Cosmas (Shelba) Smith of Danville; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister, Margaret Chadil; and four brothers, John, Theodore, Virgil and Raymond Smith.
Visiting hours will be Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville, with a Christian wake service at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Luke Catholic Church in Danville with the Rev. F. Richard Snoke as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Luke Cemetery.
HOWARD — Selina Williams, 91, of Howard died May 3, 2004, at the Morning View Care Center near Danville.
Selina was born March 14, 1913, in Beury, W.Va., to John William and Christina (Wolfe) Cuthbertson and had spent most of her life in Toledo before moving to Howard in 1987. She had been employed at Ogden Foods, Gladeux Catering and the Arcade Jewelry and Party Store, all in Toledo. Selina was a member of the United Methodist Church in Toledo. She had been a volunteer at St. Charles Hospital for 25 years where she was a past president and life member of the hospital guild. She had served as a volunteer for the Lucas County Chapter of the American Red Cross. Selina was a member of the Oregon Art Club and served as a volunteer for the East Central Ohio Mental Health Association.
Surviving are her sons, William “Bill” Williams of Howard and
Richard Hereford of Claremore, Okla.; her daughter, Janet Jane Fuehrer of Surprise,
Ariz.; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and her sister, Helen Singer
of Mio, Mich.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph E. Williams; her sister, Virginia Bevard; and four brothers, Jack Cuthbertson, Gerry Cuthbertson, Robert Cuthbertson and Donald Cuthbertson.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon with service to follow at 7 p.m. the Rev. Gerald Bell will officiate. Selina’s final resting place will be with her husband, Ralph E. Williams, in the Toledo Memorial Park at Toledo.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High St., Mount Vernon 43050; or the Central Ohio Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, 3380 Tremont Road, Columbus 43221. This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Dolores M. Wolfe
MOUNT VERNON — Dolores M. Wolfe, 82, of Country Club Retirement Campus, Mount Vernon, passed away Monday, May 3, 2004, at Knox Community hospital.
She was born Sept. 29, 1921, in Gambier, the daughter of George E. and Helen C. (Biggs) Ayers and was a lifelong resident of Gambier. She graduated from Gambier High School in 1939, managed a local grocery store during the war years, married, raised a family, and worked at Kenyon College for 18 years before her retirement in 1983. She was a longtime member of the Grove Church of Christ at Gambier and a charter member of the Fun Bunch Euchre Club, meeting over 50 years. She was active in Girl Scouts and Sunday school activities when her daughters were young and always made their friends welcome and comfortable in their home. She was a devoted daughter, wife and mother.
She is survived by two daughters, Susan (Thomas) Caceci of Blacksburg, Va., and Linda (Charles) Jackson of Circleville; two grandchildren, Aaron and Natalie Johnson of Circleville; and one sister, Mary (Hal) Henry of Milan.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Leo Wolfe; two brothers, Paul E. Ayers and George F. Ayers Jr.; and a sister, Margaret Anderson.
There will be a funeral Friday at 2 p.m. in the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, with Jerold Tear officiating. Friends may call from noon until time of the service. Interment will follow in Union Grove Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross or to Hospice of Knox County. This obituary and guest registry may be viewed online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.