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Pleasants County

"Oracle" - December 23, 1987

Died Dec 22, 1987

     Marie West Hoy, 91, of Morgantown and formerly of St. Marys, died
Tuesday morning in Americare Nursing Center in Morgantown.
     She was born in Pleasants County to the late George and Molly Pickens
West.  She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Morgantown, and
Friends of University Hospital.  She was also a member of the Presbyterian
     She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. John (Leah) Brisbane of
Morgantown, and two sons, James W. Hoy of Vienna and Cyrus H. Hoy of
Rochester, N.Y.
     She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Hoy; one daughter,
Mary Marie; one sister; and two brothers.
     Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Ruttencutter Funeral Home with
the Rev. R. Dan Simmons officiating.  Burial will be in St. Marys IOOF

Name & Date of Newspaper Unknown

Date of Birth - September 1, 1890
Passed Away - October 31, 1965
Place and Time of Services - St. Marys Methodist Church, Wed., November 3,
1965, 2:00 p.m.
Officiating - Rev. George McCune, Rev. Hollie Thompson
Place of Interment - IOOF Cemetery, St. Marys

"Pennsboro News" - Thursday, Feb 15, 1934


     Funeral services will be held today at St. Marys for Mary Marie, 13-
year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Hoy whose death occurred Tuesday.

"St. Marys Oracle" -- St. Marys, WV
27 Jan 1977

21 Jan 1977

John C. Barnes Jr. of Willow Island died at the St. Joseph's Hospital
Thursday morning.

He was born in Scaggs, KY, son of Mrs. Wilma Hoy Barnes of
Prestonsburg, KY, and the late John C. Barnes.  He moved to Willow
Island two years ago from Newport, OH; was a Navy veteran of World
War II, was retired from American Cyanamid in 1970, attended the
Freewill Baptist Church in Middlebourne.

He is also survived by his widow, Mae Satterfield Barnes; three sons,
Barry of Norwalk, CA, Larry of Marietta, OH, and Tom of Dart, OH; two
stepsons, Martin L. Corbin of Belmont and Roger Corbin of Cairo;
three stepdaughters, Patty Ann Corbin of Belmont, Mrs. Mary Lou
Weekley of Eureka, and Susan Satterfield at home; a brother, Robert
of Waverly; a sister, Mrs. Pauline Dotson of Ashland, KY.

Funeral services were held at 1pm Sunday at the McClure-Schafer
Funeral Home in Marietta, with the Rev. Myron Guiler officiating. 
Burial was in the Willow Island Cemetery, with military rites.

"St. Marys Oracle" -- St. Marys, WV
28 Jul 1988

19 Jul 1988

Roma M. Barnes, 87, of Parkersburg, died Tuesday  in Camden-Clark
Memorial Hospital, Parkersburg..

She was born at Walker, a daughter of the later John R. And Cora
Griffin Hoy.  She was a member of the Church of Christ.

She is survived by one son, Robert, of Parkersburg; one daughter,
Mrs. Everett (Pauline) Dotson of Prestonburg, KY.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John C. Barnes Sr., in
1967; one son, one daughter, one brother, and two sisters.

Services were held Friday at the George Street Church of Christ in
St. Marys.  Burial was in the Willow Island Cemetery.

"The Parkersburg Sentinel" -- Parkersburg, WV
25 Dec 1993

23 Dec 1993

Leah H. Brisbane, 75, of Morgantown, formerly of Pleasants County,
died Thursday at her residence.

She was born in St. Marys, a daughter of the late Albert and Marie
West Hoy.  She was a 1935 graduate of St. Marys High School and had
been employed at West Virginia University in the office of purchasing
and inventory.

She was a member of the St. Marys Chapter 31 of Order of Eastern Star
and First Presbyterian Church of Morgantown.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Marie Hoy.

Surviving are her husband, Dr. John Brisbane; two brothers, Cyrus Hoy
of Rochester, NY, and James Hoy of Vienna.

Services will be 11am Tuesday  at the Ruttencutter Funeral Home in
St. Marys.  Burial in the IOOF Cemetery in St. Marys.

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