Doris A Haag, 79, of Harrisburg passed away peacefully on Friday, November 2, 2018.  Born February 5, 1939 in Pickaway County, Ohio.  Doris was a 1957 graduate of Mt. Sterling High School; retired from employment of Farm Bureau and Southwestern City Schools.  She enjoyed spending time with the grandchildren and loved playing cards.
  Preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Cathryn (Fast) Fitzgerald; husband, Gary Haag (October 5, 2018).
  Survived by her loving family; daughter Kim Love-Smith (Chris), sons, Gary Bradlee Haag, and Rick Haag (Michele); 5 grandchildren Angela Wilson (Ben), Sarah Smith (Richard), Gary (Buddy) Smith, Sean Casto (Cierra), and Lyndsi Aneal; 6 great-grandchildren Marshal Johnston, Levi Wilson, Donovan Gilpen, Jace Casto, Josie Smith, and Hunter Walker; sister, Jerri Emrick, numerous nieces and nephews.  Family helpers Karen & Chris Jensen, Beverlee & Terry Loat, Grace Stage, Janet Daubert, Debbie Miller, and Marilyn Haag; special friends Ed & Glenda Sheets, Margie Fisher, Jackie Miller, Judy Barton, and Toni Remenschneider; and a special thanks to Harrisburg United Methodist Church members and neighbors for their friendship, care and concern.  
  A Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at the PORTER-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, Mt. Sterling.  Rev. Nancy Day-Achauer officiating with the interment following in Pleasant Cemetery.  Family will receive friends on Tuesday, Nov. 6th from 3 - 7 p.m.
  In lieu of flowers family suggest memorial contributions to Harrisburg United Methodist Church, 1160 High Street, Harrisburg, OH., 43126.

Online condolences to www.tiddfuneralservice.com

Clark “Chuck” Howard, 57, of Springfield, died Sunday, October 28, 2018 in Springfield Regional Hospital.
   Born January 17, 1961 in Madison County; he was a son of John William Howard and Rose Christina (Harris) Jackson.
   Chuck retired from ODOT, was a school bus driver for London City Schools and helped coach varsity football, JV girls basketball, wrestling and Peewee Football.
  Survivors include his children Alicia Howard, Rochelle “Shelly” Howard and Clark (Dawn Musselman) Howard, Jr.; step-children Kendra Gordon, Terry Gordon, Kenny Gordon, Katrina Branham, Josh Gordon, Angel Gordon, Darla Gordon and Korey Gordon; grandchildren Matthew and John McFarland, Montarius Howard, Love’ Howard, Tahzie Williams, Ava Hemphill, Tahzia Williams, Tatiana Howard, Tyce Howard, Mekhi Hemphill and grandson/best friend Zavior Gordon; brothers John Howard and Michael Farrow, sisters Debbie Lowery, Christina Butts, Brenda Beverly and Sally Farrow; several nieces and nephews and many cousins including dear cousin Laura Johnson.
  He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Ronnie, Dickey and David.
   Funeral services will be held at 5 PM Friday in the Fountain of Truth Ministries with Pastor Tyrone Artis officiating. Friends may call at the church from 3-5 PM Friday.
  The family suggests memorials be made to the London Athletic Boosters. The family is being served by the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main Street, London, where online condolences for the family may be sent to  www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com​

Patricia Ann Paul, 81, of formerly of London, died Monday, November 5, 2018 in Springfield.
    Born May 4, 1937 in Washington CH; she was a daughter of John J. and Lucille Jean ((Bateman) Paul.
  Patricia had worked at Krazy Glue in West Jefferson and had formerly attended St. Colman Catholic Church in Washington CH.
    Survivors include her sister Mary C. Cline; nieces Mary Ann Cline, Linda Lee and Nancy (Tony) Vagades, nephew Kenneth J. Cline; great nieces and nephews Jennifer (Brad) Boehmer, Jason J. Cochran and Nicholas Cochran; great-great nieces and nephews Gracie Cochran, David Nelson, Ricky (Anna) Nelson and Nikki Nelson.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, aunt Mary J. Paul and Kenneth Cline.
     Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Thursday in the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St, London with Pastor Don Young officiating. Interment will follow in Milledgeville Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 AM until time of services Thursday.
     The family suggests memorials be made to the American Breast Cancer society at www.abcf.org.
      Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com


Anna Pelfrey, 61, of London died Friday, November 2, 2018 in London Health and Rehabilitation.
   Born February 6, 1957 in Urbana; she was a daughter of Arthur and Helen (Fyffe) Kitchen.
  Anna is survived by her daughter Katrina Garcia; son Garrett Law (fiancée-Tara); grandchildren Kimberly, Mikaela, Kathryn, Rheyann, Riley, Gracie, Garrett, Jr., Gage and Austin; many great grandchildren; mother Helen Kitchen; brother Thom (Marlene) Ryan; sister Rebecca (Jerry) Stetler and several nieces and nephews.
  She was preceded in death by her father Arthur; daughter Heather Kitchen, sister Judy Potts and brother Tim kitchen.
    Per Anna’s request, there will be no visitation and no services are planned at this time.
   The family suggests memorials be made to Loving Care Hospice, PO Box 445, London, Ohio 43140.
    The family is being served by the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main Street, London where online condolences for the family may be sent to  www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com


​Sharon Pauline Hall, 79, passed away on Monday, October 22, 2018, after a brief illness in Las Vegas, Nevada where she  resided.

   She was born on November 15, 1938 in London, OH to Margaret and Gaston Wallace Sr. and Harold Hargo.

     Sharon spent most of her life unselfishly taking care of others.  She was a devoted wife, mother of 10, grandmother, aunt, sister and friend to many. She was an avid reader.  We will carry her in our hearts every day and will miss her profoundly.          Sharon is survived by her children, Yvette (Jeffrey) Artis-Britt of FL, Janine (Papa) Gueye and Kristi Artis of KY, Marla Charleston of OH, Toria Wysor and Jazmyne Moore of NV, Jerrica, Julius and Janetta Artis of OH; Step children, Bonita, Georgette, and Tonya. Siblings, Harry, Jay (Patty), Marsha, Susan, Kimberly Wallace, Marilyn Gandy, Carla (Willie Jr.) Hopkins, John Hargo, and sister-in law Frances Goodin of OH. Several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends whom she deeply loved.

   She was preceded in death by her parents, son Richard Lee Artis Jr., and her husband George (Snorkey) Henry Hall; brothers Rick and Gaston (Butch) Wallace Jr., Leroy (Buddy) Winslow; numerous brothers and sisters-in-law.                               A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, November 3rd at the Fountain of Truth Ministries, 135 Maple St. London, Oh 43140, with Pastor Tyrone Artis officiating.  The internment will immediately follow at Cherry Grove Cemetery, 1019 W 2nd St., Xenia, Oh.  The repass will be back at the church in London following the interment.

      One of Sharon’s last wishes was a purple themed 80th birthday party.  In honor of her she will be laid to rest in all purple.  We, her children ask that you join us in this celebration by wearing purple to honor our Mother and Queen. 

    The family is being served by the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main Street, London, where online condolences for the family may be sent to 

www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com

Judy Kay Tipton, 59, of London died Saturday, November 10, 2018 in Mount Carmel Medical Center.
   Born January 30, 1959 in Jackson County; she was a daughter of Bennie and Nora Yvonne (Wyatt) Tipton.
     Judy had worked for MATCO.
  Survivors include her sisters Laura Tipton of London, Jane (Ronnie) Wright of Greenfield and Tami (Mike) Warnock of Hamden; brothers Mike Tipton and Benjy Tipton of London and Tom Tipton of Grove City; numerous nieces and nephews and all her friends at ResCare.
    She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Connie McCallister.
   Judy is to be cremated and interred with her parents in Glenroy Cemetery, Jackson.
   The family is being served by the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St, London, where online condolences for the family may be sent to

 www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com

Sarah K. Miller, 85, of London, died Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Mount Carmel Medical Center West.
   Sarah was born November 29, 1932 in Salyersville, Kentucky, the daughter of Dewey and Ethel (Lyon) Cooper. She had been employed with the Madison County Clerk of Courts from 1958 through 1970 and worked for Doctors Bacon and Starr from 1970 through 1992. Sarah graduated from Midway High School in 1951. She loved her family and enjoyed tending to her garden. She looked after and cared for her mother Ethel, who lived to be 103, for many years.
   Sarah is survived by her husband Robert, whom she married December 7, 1952; son: Mike (Terri) Miller of London; Renee Miller of Galloway; grandchildren: Cara (Mark) Rasor of Galloway; Brian (Kara) Miller of London; great grandchildren: Alison and Brady Rasor; Liam, Connor, and Emily Miller; nieces and nephews and many friends.
She has been preceded in death by her parents; brother: Lyon Cooper.
   Sarah’s family invites friends to call at the Rader-Lynch & Dodds Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 124 E. High Street, London, Sunday, from 5-7 PM., where a funeral service will be celebrated Monday, 11:00 AM., with William Henry officiating. Interment will follow in the Plumwood Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to: www.rldfh.com 


Marcella R. (Gammell) Sanders, 85, previously of London, Ohio passed on November 7, 2018 in her residence at Arbors West, West Jefferson, Ohio.
  Born November 13, 1932 in Mechanicsburg Ohio; she was a daughter to Morse “Brownie” and Nellie (Hughes) Gammell.
    Marcella retired from Brillo (Dial Corp) after 26 years of service.
     She is survived by sons Jim (Dianna) of London, Jeffrey of London, Scott (Judy) of Mount Sterling, Tom (Colleen) of Austintown, Ohio and Randy of London; daughters Rose (Neil) Thompson of Guyton, GA and Jane of London; daughter-in-law
Jenny Sanders; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren and all her friends at Arbors West.
      Preceded in death by her parents; son Steven Andrew; brothers Rodger and Robert Wayne and daughter-in-law Gail.
    The family would like to express their gratitude to the entire Arbors’ staff for the excellent care provided to
their mother and grandmother.
      Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Friday in the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St, London. Interment will follow in Somerford
Township Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from Noon until time of services Friday.
   The family suggests memorials be made to Vitas Hospice, 655 Metro Place, Ste 770, Dublin, Ohio 43017.
     Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com