Published 10:26am Thursday, April 10, 2014

Eric Lemasters

Eric Alan Lemasters, 32, of Ironton, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, at his residence. The Ironton native was born Dec. 17, 1981, the son of the late Carlos and Phyllis Wilson Lemasters.

Eric attended Rock Hill High School and was a delivery driver for Giovanni’s Pizza in Ironton. He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by a daughter, Olivia Lemasters of Ironton; a brother, James and Tonya Lemasters of Ironton; a sister, Tara and Jeremy Collins of Coal Grove; his fiancée, Holly Rowe of Ironton; several aunts and uncles; six nephews, Bradley, Ryan, Noah and Nick Lemasters and Jayden and Brayden Collins; and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Phillips Funeral Home with minister Ryan Rogers officiating. Burial will follow in Ice Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Donations may be made to Phillips Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses. To offer condolences to the family please visit


 Lillian Stewart

Baby girl Lilian Faith Stewart, 22-week-old daughter of Paula Barber and Nicholas Allen Stewart of Ironton, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, at Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington W.Va.

She was preceded in death by her 17-week-old brother, Wyatt Stewart; and her maternal grandfather, Ray Pinkerton.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her stepsister, Emily Jones of Coal Grove; her paternal grandparents, Johnny and Mary Stewart of Rock Hill; and her maternal great-grandmother, Alice Pinkerton of Ohio Furnace.

Keeping with her parents’ wishes Lilian will be cremated. Memorial donations to help the family with funeral expenses should be made to Brown Funeral Chapel located at 2427 S. 11th St., Ironton, OH 45638. Friends may share their condolences with the family on the Facebook page for Brown Funeral Chapel.

Her parents have entrusted her care to Brown Funeral Chapel at Ironton.



Teresa Curry

Teresa L. Ferris Chafin Curry, 50, of Chesapeake, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at Jo-Lin Health Care Center, Ironton. Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens, South Point. Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at



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