Earl E. Douglass
Joann Elizabeth (Mumby) Randall
Reece Ann Homan
Ralph G. Wright age 61, 305 East Walnut Street Portland passed away Tuesday in State of the Heart Hospice Center in Greenville, Ohio. He was retired from the U.S. Navy. There will be no services. Baird-Freeman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Bertha A. DeHoff
Wilma Pauline Fowler
Violet G. Inman
Karen E. Robbins
Kathleen J. Cue
Kathleen J. Cue age 94, 745 Patriot Drive passed away Thursday morning at Jay County Hospital. She was born in Jay County the daughter of Paul and Velma (Anderson) Kessler. She was a graduate of Portland High School. She was married August 9, 1975 to Robert Cue who preceded her in death on May 2, 1999.
She belonged to the Hospital Auxiliary, the Asbury United Methodist Church, the Daughters of American Revolution, and the Grange. She is survived by two step-daughters Edith Clevenger husband (Darrell) of Union City, IN and Judith Bates husband (Larry) of Monticello, KY. She worked at Haynes Milling Company, Mutual Security, and Jay County Genealogy office.
Private funeral services will be held. Baird-Freeman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorials can be made to the Asbury United Methodist Church.
William A. “Bill” Lykins
William A. “Bill” Lykins age 66, 3272 North 250 West Portland passed away Saturday. He was born in Portland April 1, 1948 the son of Robert and Thelma Mae (Gibbs) Lykins. He was married May 24, 1969 to Carol Hough who survives. He served with the U.S. Army and was a member of American Legion Post #211, Tri State Gas Engine and Tractor and a 1966 Portland High School graduate. He worked as a bus driver for Jay School Corp., groundskeeper for Jay County Fairgrounds, worked for Harvest Land Co-Op in Bryant and had worked for G.E. in Decatur for twenty three years.
Surviving are his wife Carol, two sons Scott Lykins (wife Lisa) of Bryant and Chad Lykins (wife Briggett) of Portland, one daughter Mrs. Jamie (Amy) Shaneyfelt of Portland, one brother David Ferguson (wife Judy) of Fort Wayne, one sister Roseanna Moore of Ridgeville, Ten grandchildren
Funeral services will be Thursday at 2:00 P.M. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastors Wilbur Taylor and Randy Davis presiding. Burial will follow in the Gravel Hill Cemetery west of Bryant. Visitation will be Wednesday from 2:00 – 8:00 P.M. and one hour prior to the services Thursday. Memorials can be made to the choice of the donor