Published 11:16 am Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Rosemary Joseph

Rosemary Joseph, 72, of Ironton died Sunday, June 1, 2014 at her residence.  She was born Aug. 23, 1941, in Waterloo, to the late Albert McFann and Ruth Thompson McFann.

She was preceded in death by her husband Norman Joseph on Sept. 19, 2000.  They were married March 30, 1958 in Willow Wood.

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She is survived by one son, Randy (Jennifer) Joseph; one daughter, Debbie (David) Jenkins; one brother, Donald McFann; two sisters, Carolyn Shepard and Esther Comtois; a son-in-law, Steve Wilson; six grandchildren, Tina (Keith) Harper, Amy (Ed) Colegrove, Todd (Crystal) Wilson, Brian (Candace) Jenkins, Shawn Wilson and Levi Joseph; and nine great grandchildren, Morgan Harper, Madison Harper, Madison Colegrove, Kaitlyn Wilson, Blake Wilson, Brittany Wilson, Jayden Jenkins, Rylan Jenkins and Tate Jenkins.

Besides her parents and husband she was also preceded in death by a daughter, Jean Wilson; and two brothers, Richard McFann and Daniel McFann.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Hecla Cemetery with pastor Ronnie Blagg officiating.  Arrangements were under the direction of Harrison-Pyles Funeral Home in Wheelersburg.



Timothy Kearns

Timothy Allen Kearns, 48, of Ironton, died Thursday, May 29, 2014, at home.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at



Richard McMasters

Richard Dale McMasters, 67, of Huntington, W.Va., died Sunday, June 1, 2014, at home.

A memorial service will be 7 p.m. Thursday at Apostolic Life Cathedral, Huntington, by the Rev. E.S. Harper.

Visitation will be 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday at the church. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, assisted the family with arrangements.  Condolences may be expressed to the family at



Lafern Boggs

Lafern Boggs, 87, of Ironton, died Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at the Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home.