Judy A. Williams, age 74, of West Jefferson, OH, met her Savior on Sunday, May 6, 2018.  Born in Columbus, OH to the late Harold and Donna Armentrout, she was also preceded in death by her daughter Kimberly Warnock and her former spouse Wayne Williams.

  Judy is survived by her children: Kevin (Julie) Williams of Columbus, Kathie (David Cordle) Williams of West Jefferson and Keith Williams of West Jefferson; grandchildren: Chris (Melody) Williams, Brittney Williams, Josh Warnock, Zach Warnock, Alex Warnock, Billy Williams, Marcy (Matthew) Darst and Brian Williams; 5 great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law Bud and Mary Armentrout of West Jefferson; niece Cindy Swaney of London; nephews: Michael (Christy) Armentrout of Orient and Matt (Heather) Armentrout of Georgesville; long-time friend Russ Taylor; and her beloved dogs Sasha Ann and Radar. 

  Judy was a long-time member of Saving Grace Freewill Baptist Church in Darbydale and enjoyed attending Christian Life Church in Plain City.   Family will receive friends from  11:00a.m.- 1:00p.m. FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2018 at the RADER-MCDONALD-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, 1355 West Main Street, West Jefferson, OH 43162  (614)- 879-9222 where her Funeral Service will follow the visitation and begin at 1:00p.m. FRIDAY.  Burial will follow at Hampton  Cemetery. Please visit


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Rick John McQuirt, Born March 30, 1963 went home to the Lord May 12, 2018.  He was the son of Danny and Martha McQuirt.

  Rick is survived by sisters Karen (Bill) Hawkins, Dianna (Wendell) Chapman and Danise (John) Corriveau, brothers Danny (Patty) McQuirt and Bob Coldren, children Ross, Ashley, and Josh McQuirt and Ricky Politis, Grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

  Family members who preceded him in death are parents, brothers Dale and Mark Coldren, sister Kathy Pabst. Survived by special friends Jimmy and Diane Peterman, Joyce Wallace and Sue Wheeler. He was loved by many and will be missed by all including Jada Bug.

 He attended West Jefferson High School, delivered the Citizen Journal, worked at Darby Dan Farm and Beulah Park Race track and many others.

  Rick was a member of the  First  Baptist  Church in West Jefferson. He was passionate about his horse named Cat, horse racing, fishing, boating, jet skiing, and  camping, loved being in the sun, swimming in the pool with his flip flops on and his dogs Mickey, Peanut and Toby. Rick enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, and special sister Danise devoted her life to Rick. Rick and his sister Danise were better known as Ricky and Little Ricky. Rick Loved the Lord.

  The family will receive friends Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 4:00-7:00 PM. at Radar-McDonald-Tidd Funeral Home, 1355 West Main Street., West Jefferson, Ohio  43162. Funeral service will be held Friday, May 18 at 12:00 PM with visitation one hour prior to funeral service. Interment will follow at Summerford Cemetery.

​Eldon Eugene Thompson, age 91, of West Jefferson, Ohio, died peacefully on May 20, 2018. Eldon, born December 27, 1926, was a beloved father and grandfather. He enjoyed taking his family on trips to all around the United States and Canada. Eldon was a semi-truck driver by trade whom retired after 41 years. He was well known amongst his community and had a knack for fixing anything that was broken. Eldon was a member of the First Baptist Church in West Jefferson; a WWII Veteran; Golden Glove Boxer; and a 5-year Commander and lifetime member of the West Jefferson American Legion Post 201.

    His family and friends will always remember him as a man who was ornery, full of life, and for his jokes. Eldon is survived by his wife, Charlotte Elaine Thompson; sister, Olive (Harold) Everett; brother Thurman (Lois Ann) Thompson; sister, Clarissa (Milton) Colton; daughter, Miriam (Richard) Thompson-Bobo; son, Douglas Thompson; son, Mark (Kimberly) Thompson; Grandchildren—Gregory Greenwood; Alyssa Mason; Andrea (Luke) Massey; Nicole Bolin; Amos Thompson; Amanda (Nathan) Thompson; Emily (Josh) Thompson; Rachael (Austin) Collins; Great Grandchildren—Kyle, Kody, and Kloe Mason; Kimberly Warnock; Chase, Ryan, and Addison Massey; and Natalie Thompson; those who he couldn’t chase away—Ken Knight; Katrina Bobo; Judy Wihl; and Anita Thompson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

   He is preceded in death by his father, Oliver Wayne Thompson; mother, Mary Alberta Carsey; son, Terry Tekoa Thompson; brother, Clarence Wayne Thompson; sister Glenna Jane Thompson; brother, Joe Harold Thompson; brother, Charles Edward Thompson; and grandchildren, Thomas and Dominque Thompson, who died in infancy.

   Visitation will be held on Friday, May 25, 2018, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Rader-McDonald Funeral Home, 1355 W. Main St., West Jefferson, Ohio 43162. The Funeral will be held at 11 A.M. with visitation one hour prior to service, Saturday, May 26, 2018 at First Baptist Church, 686 W. Jefferson Kiousville Road SE, West Jefferson, OH. Interment will follow at Hampton Cemetery, West Jefferson, OH. Please visit www. radermcdonaldtiddfuneralhome. com to leave the family online condolences. ​

Carol (Scaggs) Adams, 67, of London, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, May 1st 2018. A celebration of life visitation will be 1:00 pm on May 26th at Hill’s 36, 1715 Cumberland Rd, London, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Naomi (Hopper) Scaggs, and brothers Charlie and Jay. She leaves cherished memories to her husband of 20 years, Roger Adams, brother Steve (Beth) Scaggs, daughter Jena (Jones) Evans and stepdaughter Sarah (Adams) Rothgeb, nephews, and grandchildren. 

 Memorial donations may be sent to Madison County Senior Center at www.mcsenior.org.     Arrangements have been entrusted to THE EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME, 103 N. Main St., London, Ohio.  Online condolences for the family may be sent to 


Connie M. Tunnell, 77, of London died Friday at London Health and Rehab.
  She was born January 6, 1941 in Madison County, a daughter of Everett F. and Dorothy I. (Oyer) Lambert.
   Connie is survived by: Daughters: Sheryl (Jim) Stahl; Beverly Morgan; Rhonda (John) Roberts; Melissa (Mark) Perry; Dorothy (Charles) Aldridge; all of London; brother: Dallas Lambert of London; grandchildren: Dustin Morgan; Kayla (Bryan) Fathbruckner; Brittney Morgan; Miranda, Evan, Alexander Aldridge; great grandchildren: Candence and Aliza; numerous nieces and nephews.
   She was preceded in death by her: parents; brothers: Delano and Donnie Lambert.
  A funeral service will be celebrated at the Rader-Lynch & Dodds Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 124 E. High St., London, Tuesday, May 15, 1:00 PM. with Pastor Sara Davis officiating. Interment will follow in the Paint Township Cemetery, London. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home  Tuesday  from  11 AM. until the start of the funeral service.
  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be given to the family.

Online condolences may be sent to:  www.rldfh.com

Joe Rush, 64 of Orient, died Monday, May 21, 2018 in Mt. Carmel Medical Center.         
    Born June 19, 1953 in Columbus; he was a son of William Harvey and Marybelle (Downs) Rush.
     An avid OSU fan who loved his Budweiser; Joe had worked for Tri-Green Interstate Equipment for the past 28 years.
  Survivors include his son Derek Rush and his fiancée Megan Young; brother Dean Rush and many friends.
  He was preceded in death by his parents and daughter Brittany in 2006.
     Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Friday in the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St, London with Pastor Jon Osmundson officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant Cemetery, Mt. Sterling. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11AM-1PM Friday.
   The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society.
     Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome. com

                                        Ralph E. Little, 84, of London, 

                                        died Monday, May 7, 2018, 2:10

                                        PM. in his residence.
                                           Ralph was born December 11,

                                       1933 to George and Esta Mae

                                        (Reffitt) Little.
  He is survived by his wife of almost 63 years, Marjorie (Blain) Little; daughter: Elizabeth "Libby" (Larry) Williams; grandsons: Josh (Katie) Ward; Ryan (Sara) Frey; granddaughter: Michaela Frey; great grandson: Bryan Frey; brother-n-law; Bill (Ruth) Blain; special cousin: Bill Hammons; special grand puppies: Max and Molly; several nieces and nephews and cousins.
   Ralph was preceded in death by his: parents; son: Mike Little; daughter: Karen Sue Little; brothers: Paul Moore; Don Little; sisters: Norma Skelton; Marjorie Collins; sister-in-law: Bernice Reeves. A special thanks to Loving Care Hospice of London.
  Friends are invited to call at the Rader-Lynch & Dodds Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 124 E. High St., London, Friday from 5-8 PM, where a funeral service will be held Saturday May 12, 2018, 10:30 AM. with the Reverend Gordon Ell officiating. Interment will follow in the Paint Township Cemetery, London.
  Memorial contributions may be made in Ralph's memory to Loving Care Hospice, Inc., 56 S. Oak St., London.

Online condolences may be sent to:  www.rldfh.com

                                        Judith “Judy” Turvy Roark,

                                   age 79, wife of Oscar Charles

                                         “Charlie” Roark, died May 12,

                                         2018.  She was born in London

                                          on December 19, 1938 and

                                          was the daughter of the late

Theodore R. Turvy and Eileen Foster Turvy.
   Mrs. Roark was a 1956 graduate of London High School.  She was a member of London First United Methodist Church and a member of the London Chapter #386 Order of the Eastern Star.
  In addition to her husband she is survived by two children, Julie (Richard) Clark of Marysville and Phil (Adair) Roark of Summerville, SC; two grandchildren Charlie and Chandler Roark; two step grandchildren Kim (Ben) Eckerson and Felicity Clark; two sisters, Jane Roberts of London and Karen (Charlie) Summers of London; two brothers Bobby (Bev) Turvy of London and David (Penny) Turvy of London; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
  The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 8:000PM on Wednesday, May 16th at Rader Lynch & Dodds funeral home.  A funeral service will be held there at 10:30AM on Thursday, May 17thth with burial to follow at Somerford Township Cemetery.
   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lung Cancer Research Fund at The Ohio State University Foundation (1480 W. Lane Ave, Columbus, OH  43221). Condolences to  www.rldfh.com

​JC {James C.} Kennard III, age 27 passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018. He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents James "JC" and Dee Dee {Delores} Kennard. JC is survived by his parents Jay {James} and Joyce Kennard, brother Grant Kennard, maternal grandparents Kenneth and May Ann Haskins, numerous aunts, uncles and cousins, girlfriend Natalie Robinson and her children Allison, Alexis, and Abigail Frank.

   JC was a 2008 graduate of Jonathan Alder High School and also attended Tolles Career Center. He was a member of the golf team and enjoyed other outdoor activities such as fishing. JC was blessed to have had a wonderful and caring teacher; Mr. Jim Scott. Mr. Scott took JC under his tutelage and provided numerous learning experiences. JC was devoted to his family and loved them deeply. He will be sorely missed. In honoring the family, only a private viewing will take place. Arrangements are being handled by RADER-McDONALD-TIDD FUNERAL HOME 1355 W. MAIN ST. WEST JEFFERSON, OH. In lieu of flowers or other gifts please make a donation to your favorite charity.

​Kyoko McKinney, age 85, entered the light to the heavens above on Saturday, May 19, 2018.  Born on August 13, 1932 in Hokkaido, Japan, daughter of the late Yasuhisa and Motoyo Asano.  She came to the United States in 1956 barely speaking the English language.  Through persistence and fierce determination she became a proud United States citizen on January 5, 1960.  She never did return to her country of birth and was adamant her children not be taught the Japanese language as they were American children.  She was a talented seamstress most of her adult working life, but also worked at many schools as a cook.
   She was preceded in death by her parents and many of her 7 brothers and sisters, whom she lost contact with after arriving to the United States.
  She is survived by her loving husband, Jack McKinney, whom she married on May 22, 1962.  Also surviving are children Bruce (Marilyn) Jackson and Jackquelyn (Mark) Shepard.  Also survived by her pride and joy, her grandchildren, Douglas (Emily) Jackson, Jordan (Chelsie) Baker, Trey (Maigan) Baker, Hannah (Will) Chadwick, and Rachel Jackson.  Her great-grandchildren Sophia and Matthew Jackson, Brynlee and Piper Baker, Lennon, Grey, and Lincoln Baker, and Avery Chadwick.  She also leaves behind her beloved cats, Tinker and Ralphie.
 A Funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 25, 2018 at the PORTER-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, 331 West Main St., Mt. Sterling, Ohio, 43143.  Rev. Woodrow Wilson officiating with the interment following in Pleasant Cemetery.  Family will receive friends Thursday, May 24th from 5-8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers the family suggest a memorial contribution be made to: Humane Society of Ross County, 2308 Lick Run Road, Chillicothe, OH 45601.

Online condolences to  www.tiddfuneralservice.com ​​