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Experience, size make George Washington’s Smith team leader
Craig Cunningham/Daily Mail
Experience, size make George Washington’s Smith team leader

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The George Washington football team does not return a lot of experience this season, with one large exception.

Senior lineman David Smith, a Class AAA first team All-State selection as an offensive lineman last season,...

Funerals for: August 13, 2014

Asbury, Joe 1 p.m., Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville.

Bader, Dorothy 11 a.m., Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane.

Baxter, William H. Jr. 3 p.m., St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Nitro.


Marilyn E. Turley
Marilyn E. Turley

Marilyn Elizabeth "Betty" Turley, 81, of Montgomery, died Aug. 11, 2014. She was born March 27, 1933, in Stanaford, and was the daughter of the late Robert and Orphia Kidd Lytton. She was also preceded in death by her husband, William "Buddy" Turley....

Rosalie Humphreys
Rosalie Humphreys

Rosalie Humphreys, 69, of Nitro, went home to be with the Lord on Aug. 11, 2014.

She was born in Charleston and was the daughter of the late Audrey Mae and George C. Teel. Rosalie was a cook at 35 Diner for 20 years and other local restaurants...

Dow Coy McGlothlin Sr.

Dow Coy McGlothlin Sr., 60, of Newton, died Aug. 12, 2014. Service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, at John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at the funeral home.

Grace Eloise Myres
Grace Eloise Myres

Grace Eloise (McCulty) Myres, also lovingly referred to as Weezie, died Saturday, 9 August 2014. She was 95 years young. She was the wife of the late Joseph Myres for 65 years and 5 days. They made their home on Dutch Road for 60 years. Following...

Wardell "Sonny" Cheese

Wardell "Sonny" Hoover Cheese, 75, of Brooklyn, N.Y., formerly of Scarbro, died Aug. 8, 2014. A service was held Aug. 12 at First Baptist of Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Service by Frank R. Bell Funeral Home, Brooklyn. Submitted by Ritchie & Johnson...

Nada Frontz Cartwright

Nada A. Frontz Cartwright, 97, of Nitro, passed away Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at Oakridge Center North Gate, Charleston.

She was the oldest daughter of the late Shellie and Nellie King Frontz.

She was retired from CAMC General Division as an ...

Steve B. Buchanan

Steve Blaine Buchanan, 53, of Dandridge, Tenn., died July 20, 2010. Service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at Mounts Funeral Home Chapel, Gilbert. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at the funeral home.

William Haley Jr.

William "Pete" Haley Jr., 44, of Beckley, died Aug. 8, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley, with visitation beginning one hour prior.

Lucille Bledsoe
Lucille Bledsoe

Lucille "Genny Walker" Bledsoe, 88, of Charleston, passed away Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

She was retired office manager for Rish Equipment Co., McJunkin Corporation and the state of West Virginia. Lucille was a ...

Carlos Larry Pruitt

Carlos Larry Pruitt, 75, of Harper, died Aug. 11, 2014. Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at Tyree Funeral Home, Mount Hope. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at the funeral home.

Nayf Samuel Bardwell

Nayf Samuel Bardwell, born Jan. 1, 1943, has met the Lord on Aug. 9, 2014, after battling a long illness. May his memory be eternal. A memorial service will be held at St. George Orthodox Cathedral, corner of Lee and Court Street, Charleston at 10:30 ...


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