Obituaries for Wednesdsay, Oct. 8, 2014
Published 10:36 am Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Aug. 17, 1927 — Oct. 5, 2014
Mary Louise Vaughn Stapleton, 87, of Chesapeake, went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at her residence. Mary was born Aug. 17, 1927, in Chesapeake, a daughter of the late John R. Sr. and Rhoda Maybelle Thompson Vaughn.
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In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two daughters, Janet Marie Stapleton and Gail Louise Dodge; six brothers, Herschel Carlton Vaughn, William Edgar Vaughn, John Robert Vaughn Jr., Charles Clinton “Buck” Vaughn, Oscar Arthur Vaughn and Loren Garland “Lolly” Vaughn; and six sisters, Rosa Maybelle Vaughn, Amy Elizabeth Enochs, Loma Rebecca Moyer, Margaret Eloise France, Pearl Virginia Vaughn and Ruby Lee Crager.
Mary is survived by her daughter, Sheila J. Stapleton, of Chesapeake; and one brother, Clarence Eugene Vaughn, of Allentown, Pennsylvania.
She was a wonderful mother and talented musician who used her musical abilities for the glory of God. She helped numerous church groups by providing music and special singing for radio broadcasts on WEMM radio. She also enjoyed her many crafts such as crocheting and took great delight in sharing her crafts with others. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Funeral services are 1 p.m. Thursday at Schneider-Griffin Funeral Home with the Rev. David A. Dodge officiating. Burial will follow in Union Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. today at Schneider-Griffin Funeral Home in Chesapeake. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.schneidergriffin.com.
Virginia Murdock, 92, of Chesapeake, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, at home. Arrangements are pending at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory in Proctorville.
Maxine Goldizen, 82, of Huntington, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington. Arrangements are pending at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory in Proctorville.
Rebecca Joan Thompson, 55, of Huntington, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington. Funeral service is 11 a.m. today at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory in Proctorville. Burial will follow in Susie Chapel in Huntington. Visitation is 10-11 a.m. today.
Marcia Lynn Ward Mansfield, 60, of Huntington, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington. Funeral service are 2 p.m. Friday at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory in Proctorville. Visitation is 1-2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/hall.
Rev. Clell Elliott
The Rev. Clell Elliott, 92, of Franklin Furnace, died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at the Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home.