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Betty Webb Sims Boggs, 83, of Grantsville, died Thursday, May 25, 2017.  


She was the daughter of the late William Depue and Yetta Richards Webb.


She was a member of Enon Baptist Church.  


Surviving are her husband, Guy Boggs; two daughters, Patricia Mowrey and husband Thomas of Creston and Nancy Ritchie and husband Noland of Five Forks; one son, Walker Gary Sims and wife Jane of Mt. Zion; three step-grandchildren, Doug, Rock and Myra; seven grandchildren, Sabrina Cain, Melanie Arthur, Zeb Ritchie, Brian Ritchie, Lisa Ritchie, Christopher Cabe Sims and Matthew Sims; four step-grandchildren, Misty, Kayla, Amber and Kirk; five great-grandchildren, Brycen, Brylee, Aidan, Colin and Brody; four step-great-grandchildren, Caleb, Amelia, Akaya and Feona; two sisters, Jeanette White and husband Frank of Mogadore, Ohio, and Wilma Kay Richards and husband Michael of Mt. Zion; one brother, Joseph Webb and wife Mary of Grantsville; one sister-in-law, Bonnie Sims Webb Buck; and several nieces and nephews.  


She was preceded in death by her first husband, Walker P. Sims, Jr.; three brothers, Jack D. Webb, Gary Webb and Billy Webb; three sisters, Doris Webb Hertz, Virginia Webb Papania and Linda Webb Ferrell; and one granddaughter, Shannon Collins.  


Services will be held Saturday, May 27, 2 p.m., at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville, with Rev. John Vannoy officiating. Burial will be in Hunt Cemetery, Big Bend. Visitation will be held Saturday, noon to 2 p.m., at the funeral home Online condolences may be expressed at



Ronald Brent Marks, 67, of North Canton, Ohio, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017.  


He was born in Gassaway, the son of the late Edward and Virgie Byrd Marks.  


Surviving are his wife, Cullie Marks; two sons, Brent Marks and Matt Marks; one daughter, Michelle Carter; one step-son, Denny Davis; two step-daughters, Beverly Bennetts and Lori Davis; six grandchildren; two brothers, Westley Marks and Richard Marks; and one sister, Ermal Vaughn.  


He was preceded in death by one brother, Kesley Marks, and one sister, Christine Wriston.


Services will be held Sunday, May 28, 2 p.m., at Stump Funeral Home, Arnoldsburg, with Rev. Kenneth Tanner officiating. Burial will be in Elmira Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held Sunday, 1 to 2 p.m., at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed at



Sandra “Sandy” Lou Parsons Kimble of Willoughby, Ohio, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at home.  


She was the daughter of the late Eleanor Eagle Parsons Buck and James W. Parsons.


She was a 1966 graduate of Calhoun County High School and earned her associate of nursing RN from Lakeland College and her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing and psychology from Ursuline College. She became a nurse practitioner.  


Surviving are her husband, James “Jim” Winston Kimble, who she married in 1966; one daughter, Jamie Bertone; one son, Jeff Kimble; four grandchildren, Jessalyn Bertone, Jacob Bertone and Emma and Jarrod Kimble; “grandchildren of the heart,” Johnnie and Alyssa Wigal; two brothers, Roy Wayne Parsons and Doug Buck; four sisters, Sharon Burrows, Susan Metheney, Shelia Gherke and Sadie Wigal; two sisters-in-law, Kimberlene Folden and Sandra Harris; one brother-in-law, John Paul Kimble; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.  


She was preceded in death by her step-father, Eugene Buck; an infant son; and one sister.   Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 31, 4 to 7 p.m., at The Abbey of Willoughby, 38011 Euclid Ave., Willoughby. Services will be held Saturday, June 3, 1 p.m., at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, near Grantsville.


Donations can be made in Sandy’s name to any organization that helps those in need of mental health assistance or to NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness), Condolences may be left at

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