Mrs. Hiser was born March 8, 1923, in Nashville, TN to George Madden and Carmene Darrow Eberhart. She was a graduate of East Nashville High School and moved to the Milledgeville community in 1948 from Columbus.
She was a member of the Spring Grove United Methodist Church; the Fayette County Farm Bureau; had served on the Milledgeville village council; was a strong supporter of 4-H and had served on the 4-H committee. She had also been involved with the Boy Scouts.
Mrs. Hiser was preceded in death by her husband, Charles T. Hiser on June 4, 1991 and a sister, Betty Jane Vaught in 2010.
She is survived by five children, Curtis T. Hiser, of Dublin, OH, Deborah Rhude of Hillsboro, John H. Hiser and his wife, Pam, of Jamestown, Ohio, Mark S. Hiser and his wife, Linda, of Milledgeville, David G. Hiser and his wife, Kimberly, of Marysville; nine grandchildren, Lindsey Rhude, Ashley Rhude and his wife, Jordan, Daniel, Ryan, Charles, Hallie, Matthew, Cole and Katie Hiser; a great granddaughter, Brooklynn Williams and two sisters, Laura Lovell and Georgia Belle Goode, both of Nashville, TN.
The funeral will be Tuesday, February 9, 2016, at 11 a.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington C.H. with the Rev. Tom Payton, pastor at the Spring Grove United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will follow in the Milledgeville-Plymouth Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Monday from 4-8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Spring Grove United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 12, Milledgeville, OH 43142; Fayette County 4-H, 1415 U.S. Route 22-SW, Suite 100, Washington C.H., OH 43160; Vitas Hospice, 1132 West Kemper Road, Cincinnati, OH 45240 or Heartland Hospice, P.O. Box 400, Lucasville, OH 45648.
Karen Sue Vincent Sever, 71, of Galloway, Ohio died Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at 9:40 p.m. at Mount Carmel East Hospital in Columbus where she had been a patient the past week.
Karen was born August 18, 1944, in Columbus, Ohio to L. Earl and Mary Lou Palmer Vincent. She was a 1962 graduate of New Holland High School and lived most of her life in Columbus.
Before her retirement, she had been an accounting manager for Cummins Diesel in Columbus.
Karen was an active volunteer with the Darbydale P.T.A.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Vincent A. Sever in 1979, and a daughter, Jan E. Sever in 1984.
Karen is survived by her husband, Richard Allen Sever whom she married July 22, 1967; a son, Jeffrey S. Sever of Washington Court House; a granddaughter, McKenna Sever and daughter-in-law, Tina Kirk, both of Grove City and special family friend, Nancy Speakman of New Holland.
The funeral will be Sunday, January 31, 2016, at 4 p.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in New Holland with the Rev. Clarence Hurst officiating. Cremation will follow the service and burial of the cremains will be at a later date in the New Holland Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home in New Holland from 1 p.m. Sunday until time of the service.
Robert Earl Pollard, 88, formerly of Washington Court House, Ohio, died Thursday, January 28, 2016, at 4:04 a.m. at the Monterey Care Center in Grove City where he had been a resident since December 2010.
Mr. Pollard was born December 17, 1927, in Fayette County, Ohio to Clark Estes and Nora Irene Woodruff Pollard. He lived most of his life in Washington Court House and Fayette County where he was a retired automobile mechanic.
He served in the Ohio National Guard and was a life member of the Dragon Angels Car Club.
Mr. Pollard was preceded in death by two brothers, Lawrence and William Pollard and three sisters, Irene Grubb, Wanda Bennett and Betty Haines.
Mr. Pollard is survived by numerous nieces and nephews and a special friend, Jim Moore of Washington Court House.
In keeping with his request, cremation took place.
A graveside service will be held Monday, March 7, 2016, at 11 a.m. in the Washington Cemetery with Dennis Barnhart, chaplain for Kindred At Home Hospice, officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Kindred At Home Hospice, 540 Officenter Place, Gahanna, Ohio 43230.
Maxine Hollis, 97, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at 2 p.m. at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center where she had been a patient since January 21.
Mrs. Hollis was born November 23, 1918, in Fayette County, Ohio to J. Wayne and M. Hazel Patterson Elliott. She was a graduate of Sabina High School and lived most of her life in Washington Court House.
She was a payroll clerk at National Cash Register in Washington Court House for over 20 years before becoming a payroll clerk for the Miami Trace School District. She retired in 1980.
Mrs. Hollis was a member of the South Side Church of Christ and the Fayette County Commission on Aging.
On December 31, 1945, she married Glen Hollis. He preceded her in death on July 17, 1995. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Maynard Elliott and her best friend, Claribel Wood.
Mrs. Hollis is survived by a daughter, Rebecca Banner of Washington Court House; three grandsons, Todd (Mindy) Fox of Houston, TX, Brent (Jennifer) Wing of Chillicothe, Christopher (Beth) Wing of Bellefontaine; four great grandchildren, Lea Wing of Port St. Lucie, FL, Heather Wing of Washington Court House, Paige Wing of Grove City and Dylan Wing of Bellefontaine; a great great grandson, Demetri Wing of Port St. Lucie, FL; two step-daughters, Mary Hollis of Washington Court House and Beverly Smith of Springfield; a step son, Lowell (Joyce) Hollis, of Washington Court House; three step grandchildren, Mark (Rhonda) Hollis of South Salem, Scott (Laura) Hollis of Lebanon, Ohio Jamie (Ron) Zimmerman of Washington Court House; seven step great grandchildren; four step great great grandchildren; two nieces, Melinda (Mark) Kitsmiller of Lancaster and Lisa (Patrick) Ryan of Red Rock, AZ and a nephew, Patrick (Melinda) Elliott of Lancaster.
The funeral, which is open to the public, will be Monday, February 1, 2016, at 11 a.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with Danny Dodds and Steve Henderson officiating. Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery.
Following the service and burial, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the South Side Church of Christ.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Midwest Affiliate of the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.
Lois Elaine Vincent, 65, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at 8:57 p.m. at the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus where she had been a patient since December 8, 2015.
Mrs. Vincent was born September 16, 1950, in LaFayette, TN to James Elton and Gladys Stephens Rittenberry White. She moved to this community in 1974 from Indianapolis.
Before her retirement, she had been an assembler and in plant maintenance at Calmar.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, James E. White, Jr.
Mrs. Vincent is survived by her husband, Mitch Vincent whom she married August 23, 1974; four children, Michelle Tinsley of Greencastle, IN, Anita Cunningham and her husband, Steve, of Indianapolis, Paula Amnay of Washington Court House and Joshua Vincent and his wife, Amy, of Bloomingburg; 11 grandchildren; a brother, Mark White of New Johnsonville, TN; two sisters, Jane Hinch and her husband, Rich, of New Johnsonville and Rhonda White of Poland, IN and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ted and Joann Vincent of Washington Court House.
The funeral will be Saturday, January 30, 2016, at 1 p.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with Jon R. Creamer, associate minister at Crossroads Christian Church, officiating. Burial will follow in the New Holland Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 a.m. Saturday until time of the service.
David Dale Wood, Jr., 29, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Sunday, January 24, 2016, at 12:30 p.m. at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus where he had been a patient two days. His death was sudden and unexpected.
David was born August 7, 1986, in Clinton County, Ohio to David Dale and Lana Fraley Wood. He was a graduate of Miami Trace High School and lived most of his life in Washington Court House.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Richard D. Wood and Roger Fraley.
David is survived a son, William Gilpen; his father, David D. Wood, Sr. of Washington Court House; his mother, Lana Fraley Wood of Wilmington; a sister, Alisha Wood of Portsmouth; his grandmothers, Christina Wood of Washington Court House and Jackie Fraley of Columbus; his great grandfather, Hank Sanderson of Washington Court House and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Cremation has taken place. Burial of the cremains will be at a later date.
There will be no visitation or service.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.
Dorothy was born February 25, 1953, in Washington Court House, Ohio to Carl Melvin and (Alma) Emogean Carr Rhoads. She was a graduate of Miami Trace High School and lived most of her life in Good Hope before moving to Jamestown 12 years ago.
She graduated from Clark Technical Institute and was a registered nurse. She provided loving nursing care to many patients for many years.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Pat (Rodney) Smith; a niece, Tricia and a nephew, Scott.
She is survived by a sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Terry Thevenin of Jamestown; a brother and sister-in-law, Carl and Alice Rhoads of Good Hope; nieces, Lisa Miller of Jamestown and Mindy Thevenin of Xenia; a nephew, Steven Smith and his wife, Marly, of Rhode Island; a grand niece, Phoebe Thevenin and grand nephew, Elijah Thevenin, both of Jamestown. Steven, Phoebe and Elijah loved their “Aunt Doot” and she loved them in return.
A special thank you for the loving care she received at Liberty Nursing Center and Miami Valley Hospice. Please remember Dorothy by doing a kindness for someone.
Cremation took place. A private family service, with burial of the cremains in Good Hope Cemetery, will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Kirkpatrick Funeral Home, 554 Washington Avenue, Washington Court House, Ohio 43160 to help with final expenses.
Jessee was born March 4, 1931, in Washington Court House Ohio, to Jessee and Maree Lucille Morford Persinger. He was a 1949 graduate of the Kentucky Military Institute in Louisville and attended The Ohio State University. He lived most all of his life in Fayette County where he was a retired farmer.
He recently retired as a trustee for the Jesse Eyman Trust. He had served on the boards of directors for BancOhio National Bank, Fayette County Memorial Hospital, Fayette County Historical Society and Hospice of Fayette County, Inc.,
Jessee was a lifelong member of the First Presbyterian Church where he had served on the session and had been a trustee and deacon; was a member of Jeffersonville Lodge #468 F. & A.M.; 32nd Degree Masons, Valley of Columbus; Aladdin Temple Shrine, Washington Shrine Club; the Washington Lions Club and the Fayette County Farm Bureau. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean Conflict.
Jessee was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Ann Persinger McArthur on Nov. 24, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, the former Faye Ann Sagar whom he married June 6, 1952; four children, Teresa Persinger, David Persinger, Julie Mosny and her husband, Dennis, and John Persinger and his wife, Debbie, all of Washington Court House; five grandchildren, Allie Persinger, Jared Persinger, Jessica Divis and her husband, Greg, John Dennis Mosny and his wife, Tiffany, and Mary Mosny and a great granddaughter, Mollie Divis.
The funeral will be Thursday, January 21, 2016, at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Gray Marshall, pastor at the church, officiating. Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery.
Friends may call at the church Wednesday from 4-8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the music department at the First Presbyterian Church, 214 North Hinde Street, or Hospice of Fayette County, Inc., 222 North Oakland Avenue, Washington Court House, Ohio 43160.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.
Mary Edna Ater, 101, of Circleville, died Thursday, January 14, 2016, at 12:40 a.m. at Pickaway Manor in Circleville where she had been a resident since 2012.
Mrs. Ater was born August 16, 1914, at Kingston in Ross County, Ohio to Clinton and Ella Belle Decker Roby, Sr. She was a graduate of Kingston High School and the Chillicothe Business School. She lived most of her life in Clarksburg before moving to Circleville in November 2002.
She was a member of the Clarksburg United Methodist Church; a long time member of the Clarksburg Grange, the Sorosis Club in Williamsport and formerly was a member of the Chillicothe Chapter of the Ohio State Mother’s Club.
Mrs. Ater was preceded in death by her husband, John Washington Ater on April 2, 1998; by a brother, Clinton Roby, Jr. and a sister, Harriett Allen.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law Ula Jean and Donald Metzler, of Circleville; a son and daughter-in-law, John Edwin and Linda Ater of Canton; four grandchildren, Jeffrey (Sylvia) Metzler of Chillicothe, Jonathan (Jennifer) Metzler of Canal Winchester, Shera (Bob) Kile of Canton and Stacy (Greg) McLemore of Knoxville, TN; ten great grandchildren, Audra, Cameron, Colton and Ian Metzler; A. J., Emily and Natalie Kile, Madeline and Cooper McLemore, Justin (Angie) Park; a great great granddaughter, Lynlii Park; a sister, Helen Burlile of Circleville; brother-in-law, Frank Allen of Circleville and several cousins.
The funeral will be Saturday, January 16, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in New Holland with the Rev. Tad Grover, pastor at the Community United Methodist Church in Circleville, officiating. Burial will follow in the Brown’s Chapel Cemetery near Clarksburg.
Friends may call at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in New Holland from Noon Saturday until time of the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ater-Metzler Higher Education Initiative, c/o Christy Mills at Pickaway Help, 2050 Stoneridge Drive, Circleville, Ohio 43113.
Louise Rosetta (Hart) Hargett, 87, of Grove City, Ohio died Thursday, January 14, 2016, at 3:50 a.m. at the home of her daughter, Anita Silvey, in Fayetteville, Ohio where Mrs. Hargett had been staying the past eight months.
Mrs. Hargett was born November 15, 1928, in Richmond, Indiana to Jacob E. and Nancy Ann (Dolly) Redding Hart. She had formerly lived in New Holland, Pennsylvania and Indiana before moving to the Columbus area in 1980.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Finley Cecil “Bill” Hargett in 2005; by a son, Finley Cecil “Bill” Hargett, II in 2000, two brothers, William and Clarence Hart; three sisters, Lorene Mann, Mildred Kuhn and Marie Clark and a son-in-law, Philip “Gene” Silvey, Sr.
Mrs. Hargett is survived by three children, Keith Hargett and his wife, Debbie, of Eaton, Ohio, Anita Silvey of Fayetteville, Ohio and Alice Selby and her husband, Scott, of Grove City, Ohio; seven grandchildren, several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren and a brother and sister-in-law, Wilbur “Gene” and Sally Hart of Chama, New Mexico.
A graveside service will be held Monday, January 18, 2016, at 11 a.m. at the New Holland Cemetery with the Rev. Mike O’Day officiating.
Friends may call at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in New Holland Monday from 10 a.m. until time of the service.