Advertisement

Obituaries for 7/27

August 07, 2000

Obituaries for 7/27



Bernard F. Hanna Sr.

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Bernard F. Hanna Sr., 64, of Martinsburg, died Tuesday, July 25, 2000, at City Hospital.

Born Nov. 6, 1935, in Berkeley County, W.Va., he was the son of the late William R. and Emma Rowe Hanna.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Beulah Besaw Hanna.

He retired from National Fruit.

He is survived by three daughters, Patricia Hanna, Bridget Hanna and Virginia Hanna, all of Martinsburg; three sons, Bernard F. Hanna Jr. of Hedgesville, W.Va., Anthony W. Hanna of Bunker Hill, W.Va. and John L. Hanna of Martinsburg; three sisters, Margaret Jackson of Martinsburg, Christine Parrish of Ranson, W.Va. and Geraldine White of Middleway, W.Va.; five brothers, Harry Williamson of South Carolina, and Theodore Hanna, Charles Hanna, Jesse Hanna and Carl Hanna, all of Martinsburg; eight grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Tina Marie Hanna; and by a brother, Leroy Hanna.

Advertisement

Services will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St., Martinsburg. Burial will be in Pleasant View Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Betty J. Greene

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Betty Jane Rowland Greene, 76, of 244 W. Second St., died Tuesday, July 25, 2000, at her home.

Born Nov. 30, 1923, in Beartown, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Mabel Flannery Rowland.

Her husband, Luther Martin Greene Sr., died Feb. 16, 1970. They were married in 1944.

She worked on the assembly line at Gettysburg Shoe Factory from 1950 until her retirement in 1971.

She attended Wayside Baptist Church in Hagerstown.

She was a member of Blue Ridge Sportsmen's Association in Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., and Fraternal Order of Eagles 1758 in Waynesboro.

She is survived by two daughters, Sandra Shirley of Waynesboro and Debbie Spessard of Hagerstown; three sons, Terry Greene of Hagerstown, Ronald Greene and Daniel Greene, both of Waynesboro; two sisters, Enina Emory and Ruby Crilley, both of Waynesboro; three brothers, Emmert Rowland of Blue Ridge Summit, Raymond Rowland of Rouzerville, Pa. and Kenneth Rowland of Waynesboro; seven grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, Luther M. Greene Jr.; one sister, Geneva Shockey; and one brother, Delbert Rowland.

Services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro. The Rev. Odell Stone will officiate. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery in Waynesboro.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Wayside Baptist Church, 21303 Leiter St., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Franklin D. Thompson

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Franklin Douglas Thompson, 63, of Charles Town, died Wednesday, July 26, 2000, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital.

Born Jan. 24, 1937, in Jefferson County, W.Va., he was the son of the late Franklin Henry and Madeline Ardella Dillow Thompson.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Agnes Ellen Thompson.

He retired from General Sheet Metal in Virginia.

He was a Protestant.

He was a member of VFW Post 3522 in Charles Town.

He is survived by one daughter, Kimberly Ann Thompson of Grafton, W.Va.; three sons, Ricky Lee Thompson, Leon Thompson and Todd Thompson, all of Harpers Ferry; three stepdaughters, Janet Fellers of Kearneysville, W.Va., Brenda Gain of Martinsburg, W.Va., and Nancy Mills of Ranson, W.Va.; one stepson, Timmy Croson of Charles Town; two sisters, Anna Grove of Harpers Ferry and Nancy Whittington of Ranson; and eight grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Penny Thompson; one son, Robert Thompson; two sisters, Doris Reynolds and Marian Jean Davis; and one brother, Charles Thompson.

Memorial services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Jefferson Chapel Funeral Home, 114 N Mildred St., Ranson. The Rev. Franklin Nick will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Bolivar, W.Va.

Gary L. Alger

RANSON, W.Va. - Gary "Jerry" Lee Alger, 52, of Ranson, died Wednesday, July 26, 2000, at his home.

Born March 29, 1948, in Ranson, he was the son of the late Randolph and Pauline Isabelle Garrett Alger.

He was part-owner and operator of Alger's Auto Recycling Inc.

He was a member of Bolivar Penecostal Church of Christ.

He was secretary and treasurer of West Virginia Auto Dismantlers Recycling Association and a member of West Virginia State Police Association.

The Herald-Mail Articles
|
|
|