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Obituaries-02/01/19

Glenn A. Riedel Jr.

April 12, 1941- Jan. 30, 2019

Glenn A. Riedel Jr., 77, husband to Lois Gumm Riedel, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky.
He was born on April 12, 1941, in Washington, D.C. to the late Glenn A Riedel Sr. and Elsie Lambert Riedel Fearing.  Glenn was a member of Georgetown Baptist Church.  He received his Bachelor and Master degrees from Eastern Kentucky University, Rank 1 from Morehead State University, and was a member of El Hasa Shriners in Ashland, Kentucky.  Glenn was active in Friendship International of Lexington, involved with Feed the Hungry Program, former president of the Kentucky High School Principal Association.  He served on several committees at First Baptist Church Ashland and Georgetown Baptist Church.  He was very active in civic affairs in Ashland including Ashland Park Board and East Greenup Kiwanis Club.
Along with his wife, he is survived by daughter, Laura Jo (Don) Wilshire of Georgetown, Kentucky; son, Glenn Allan (Linda) Riedel of Summerville, South Carolina; grandchildren, Kyle and Megan Wilshire and Madison and Austin Riedel. Glenn was preceded in death by brother, Johnny Fearing.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019 from 2-3 p.m. at Tucker, Yocum, & Wilson Funeral Home with service beginning  at 3 p.m. with Rev. Alan Redditt officiating. Graveside service and burial will be 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 at Woodland Cemetery in Ironton.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bluegrass Hospice Care, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, Kentucky 40504; Friendship International Lexington, 3100 Tates Creek Road, Lexington, Kentucky 40502; or Georgetown Baptist Church, 207 S. Hamilton St., Georgetown, Kentucky 40324.  Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tuckeryocumwilson.com

 

Olney Arnold Stacey

Oct. 28, 1925 — Jan. 30, 2019

Olney Arnold Stacey, 93, of Pedro, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at his residence.
Mr. Stacey was born Oct. 28, 1925 in Scioto County, a son to the late Lucy Fox Stacey.  Mr. Stacey was raised by his late grandmother, Emma (Momma) Stacey, whom he adored.
He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Marjorie Louise Delong Stacey, whom he married April 4, 1969.
Mr. Stacey attended Scioto Furnace/South Webster Schools and was a former laborer (machine operator) for Claude-Sintz, Inc, retiring in 1988.   He was a member of Full Gospel Church in Glenroy, where he served as deacon and back up pastor, he also was a self-taught musician, learning to play the guitar by just watching others, he also traveled with a Christian band.  He loved his wife, children and grandchildren.
In addition to his mother and grandmother, he was proceeded in death by two sons, Ethan Stacey and Charlie Shope; a sister, Chloe Delong; one grandchild and three great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Mark Stacey, of Pedro, Robert Stacey, of South Webster, Brenda (Bill) Boggs, of Wheelersburg, Timothy (Stacy) Stacey, of Ironton, Sandra Shope Boyle, of Deshler, George (Brenda) Shope, of Jackson, Thomas Shope, of Pedro, Frank Shope, of Pedro, Garylee (Barbara) Shope, of Hamler, and Michael Shope, of Deshler; 17 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Funeral services will be noon Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, at Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 S. 7th St., Ironton, with Michelle and Brad Wright officiating.  Burial will follow in Lawrence Furnace Cemetery and visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday, until time of the service at the funeral home.
To offer the Stacey family condolences, please visit: www.phillipsfuneralhome.net

 

Amos Harris Jr.

Amos Elijah Harris Jr., 66, of Chesapeake, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington, West Virginia. Arrangements are pending at Schneider-Hall Funeral Home, Chesapeake. www.schneiderhallfuneralhome.com.

 

Karen Dillon

Karen Leslie Dillon, 54, of Proctorville, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at home. Arrangements are pending at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.