February 23, 1998

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Jeanne L.R. Barnett

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Jeanne L. Rock Barnett, 72, of 7851 Tomstown Road, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 1998, at Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pa.

Born Feb. 27, 1925, in Guilford Township, near Pond Bank, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Charles I. and Myrtle I. Dull Rock.

Her husband, John R. Barnett, died in 1983. They were married June 13, 1944.

She attended school in Duffields, W.Va.

She was employed by the Mont Alto campus of Pennsylvania State University in the food service department for 19 years, retiring in 1984.


She was a member of Waynesboro Bible Church and received shut-in tapes from Five Forks Brethren in Christ Church, Waynesboro.

She also was a member of Mont Alto Volunteer Fire Co. Auxiliary and national AARP.

She is survived by two sons, Terry W. Barnett of Waynesboro, and Daniel L. Barnett of Chambersburg, Pa.; one sister, Mary E. West of Springfield, Tenn.; four brothers, John D. Rock of Mont Alto, Glenn W. Rock of Quincy, Pa., Robert E. Rock and Charles I. Rock Jr., both of Waynesboro; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Lois J. Barton; two sisters, Mildred P. True and Cora J. Rock; and three brothers, Elsworth B. Rock, Gerald C. Rock and R. Wayne Rock.

Services will be held Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro. Pastor Wilbur F. Besecker will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery near Quincy.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. There will be no viewing.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Antietam Humane Society, 8513 Lyons Road, Waynesboro, Pa. 17268.

Kenneth R. Stevens III

Kenneth Raymond Stevens III, 25, of 1380 Marshall St., Hagerstown, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 1998, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown.

Born Nov. 16, 1972, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Kenneth R. Stevens Jr. of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., and the late Diane Mele Everhart. He was the stepson of Drelene Stevens of Berkeley Springs.

He was of the Pentecostal faith.

In addition to his father and stepmother, he is survived by one sister, Jesse Stevens, at home; two brothers, Joshua Stevens and Joel Stevens, both at home; paternal grandparents, Kenneth and Ruby Stevens Sr. of Berkeley Springs; an aunt and uncle, Brenda and Dennis Rhinehart; and other aunts and uncles.

Services will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the chapel of Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown. Pastor L. Daniel Garlitz will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery in Hagerstown.

Friends may call at the funeral home today from 7 to 9 p.m.

Danelle R. Thomas

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - Danelle R. Thomas, 16, of 19 White House Road, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 1998, at Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital, from injuries received in an automobile accident in Greene Township, Franklin County, Pa.

Born Aug. 7, 1981, in Carlisle, Pa., she was the daughter of David R. and Saundra L. Robinson Thomas of Shippensburg, and Delores Shaw of Shippensburg.

She was a sophomore at Shippensburg Area Senior High School, where she was enrolled in the data processing program at Franklin County Area Vocational Technical School.

She attended Brownsville Church of God in Fayetteville, Pa.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by one sister, Karen J. Thomas of Shippensburg; five brothers, Kevin R. Thomas of Arendtsville, Pa., Scott J. Thomas of Chambersburg, Eric B. Thomas, James E. Thomas and Jeffrey Shaw, all of Shippensburg; maternal grandmother, Grace Keeseman of Carlisle, Pa.; and aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Shippensburg. The Rev. Victor Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Locust Grove Cemetery in Shippensburg.

A viewing will be held at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Thursday.

Memorial donations may be made to Brownsville Church of God, 7130 Brownsville Road, Fayetteville, Pa. 17222.

Jane B. Thompson

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Jane Bell Thompson, 79, of Charles Town, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 1998, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Ranson, W.Va.

Born April 10, 1918, in Bluemont, Va., she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mary Bayles Wiley.

Her husband, Robert I. Thompson, preceded her in death.

She retired from Doubleday Inc.

She was of the Protestant faith.

She is survived by one daughter, Linda Rose of Charles Town, W.Va.; two sisters, Evelyn Elliott and Dorothy Unger, both of Charles Town; one brother, Thomas Wiley of Berryville, Va.; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Melvin S. Wiley and Martin K. Wiley.

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