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Obituaries – 7/18/2019

Juanita Southers

Feb. 15, 1945— July 13, 2019

Juanita Southers of Ironton, was called home to be with her savior on July 13, 2019.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl E. Southers, and her parents, Roy and Darlene (Wilson) Foe.

She is survived by her children, Michael (Laura Allen) Southers, of Hebron, Kentucky; Carla Southers, of Arlington, Virginia; and Sean Southers, of Ironton.

She loved her grandchildren, Mariah Southers and Nolan Southers, both of Hebron, Kentucky, and Matthew Southers, of Ironton.

She was born in Ironton, attended Waterloo Schools and graduated from Symmes Valley High School. She attended Pine Street United Methodist Church and Resurrection Hope United Methodist Church. She was employed by the Central Christian Church Daycare Center and the Lawrence County Board of Elections.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 19 at Resurrection Hope United Methodist Church, 617 Wyanoke St., Ironton. Private burial will take place at Woodland Cemetery. Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 S. Seventh St., Ironton, is assisting the family with arrangements.

If desired, in lieu of flowers, please make donations to Lawrence County Wreaths Across America, in care of Citizens United Bank, 221 Railroad St. Ironton, OH 45638. www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.

Dale Waugh

Sept. 12, 1948 — July 16, 2019

Dale Eugene Waugh, 70, of Pedro, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, West Virginia.

Dale was born Sept. 12, 1948, in Lawrence County, a son to the late Floyd Thomas Waugh and Alice Belle (Myers) Waugh. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Rita Bloomfield Waugh, whom he married June 23, 1972.

Dale was a 1966 graduate of Symmes Valley High School and was an United States Army veteran, serving in Vietnam. He was a retired operator for Armco Steel in Ashland, Kentucky. Dale was a 30-plus year firefighter and former chief for the Elizabeth Township Fire Department. Dale was the past master of Lawrence Lodge #198 F&AM. Dale was 32nd Degree Mason A.A.S.R. with the Valley of Cincinnati. He was also a member of Lawrence County York Rite and the Knight Masons of Ireland. He was a former member of Waterloo United Methodist Church.

In addition to his wife, he was survived by a sister, Lois (Terry) Miller of Patriot; a brother, James Waugh, of Ironton; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 S. Seventh St., Ironton, with pastors John Pemberton and Bill Goodall. Burial will follow in Oakland Chapel Cemetery, with military graveside rites provided by Symmes Valley Veterans. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with Masonic Service’s provided by Lawrence Lodge #198 to follow.

To offer the Waugh family condolences, please visit: www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.

Betty Watson

Betty Watson, of Chesapeake, died Monday, July 15, 2019.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jay Watson.

There will be no services. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ehallfuneralhome.com.

Barbara Adams

Barbara Adams, 74, of Crown City, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Friday July 12, 2019 at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington, West Virginia.

She is survived by her husband, Delbert “Junior” Adams.

A memorial service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Community Chapel Church, Proctorville, Ohio with Pastor Carl Black officiating. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ehallfuneralhome.com.