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ROBERTS, Charles K. Funeral services for Charles K. Roberts, 41 years old, who died Sunday afternoon at his home, 927 Twenty-eighth street, will be conducted Tuesday afternoon at the Ninth Avenue Methodist church. Burial will be made at Big Cabell Creek.
Mr. Roberts is survived by his widow and five children, Violet, Annabelle, Charles, Harry and Claude Roberts; also by two brothers, William and Edward Roberts, of Huntington. -The Herald-Dispatch, November 17, 1925

ROBERTS, James Morris Sixty-eight years old, of Camp Creek, Wayne county, died yesterday at 6:30 P. M. at his home after an illness of six months. The body will be at the Reger funeral home pending completion of funeral arrangements. Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Mandy Ray Roberts; two sons, Chauncey Roberts of Shoals, W. Va., and Gordon Roberts of Lavalette; two daughters, Mrs. Clara Barbour of Huntington and Miss Emma Roberts, at home, and a brother L. P. Roberts of Lesage. -The Herald-Dispatch, January 22, 1941

ROBERTS, William
Deaths.
William Roberts, aged 83 years, who resided in the east end of town and had been a resident of this county for many years, died on Tuesday, February 8th, 1898, of general debility. He leaves a wife and several children.
The remains were interred in the Zoar burrying ground on yesterday afternoon. -The Cabell Record, Milton, W. Va., Thursday, February 10, 1898, pg. 4

ROBERTS, Zollie
 CAR HURTS FATAL TO ZOLLIE ROBERTS
Zollie Roberts, 42, a laborer of this city, who was injured in an automobile accident Sunday near Grayson, Ky., died early yesterday morning at Grayson. The body was removed to Huntington yesterday.
He is survived by a daughter Mrs. Dorothy Grant, a son Loren Roberts, also three sisters, Mrs. Wylie Robbins, Mrs. S. Humphrey, and Mrs. Albert Hamblin, and a brother Sanford Roberts, all of Huntington.
Funeral services will be held this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the Grant home 1828 Sixth avenue, with Rev. R. T. Brown, officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill cemetery. -The Herald-Dispatch, October 16, 1929

ROGERS, Jesse S. Jesse S. Rogers, 87 years old, Civil War veteran, died at the home of his son, J. M. Rogers, 2770 First avenue, last night at 8:30 o'clock of an illness resulting from a stroke of apoplexy seven weeks ago.
Mr. Rogers was formerly of London county, Virginia, and served throughout the Civil War in the Seventeenth Virginia Infantry. He was born in London county, August 31, 1837.
The funeral services will be conducted at the late residence this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock with Rev. Arthur Hank officiating. The body will be accompanied to Middleburg, Va., for interment.
He is survived by one sister and four children. -The Herald-Dispatch, Wednesday Morning, November 12, 1924  Civil War Index

ROSE, William H.
WILLIAM H. ROSE
   William H. Rose, 70 years old, of 613 South High street, who died Friday morning in a local hospital, will be buried today in Spring Hill cemetery after funeral services at 2:30 P. M. at the Bridge Street Methodist Episcopal church.  The Rev. Lloyd Myers, pastor, will officiate.  Active pallbearers will be Oliver Hatfield, Garfield Meadows, James Smith, Floyd Holley, John Cremeans and Clay Mcinnis.  Members of Fidelity council 182, Junior Order of American Mechanics, of which Mr. Rose had been a member for 40 years, will be honorary pallbearers. -The Herald Advertiser, Sunday, April 30, 1939, pg. 4

Note: Typo Clay Mcinnis in the article should read Clay McGinnis.

ROW, Lawrence
WELL KNOWN C. & O. CONDUCTOR DEAD
Capt. Lawrence Henshaw Row, aged 43, one of the best known and most popular conductors on the C. & O., died suddenly in a ward at the C. & O. hospital yesterday morning shortly after 8 o'clock from the effects of an attack of heart failure, weakness of that organ having effected him for a period of two years but not being the cause for grave alarm until within the past few months when frequently recurring attacks created alarm in the home of the victim.
Capt. Row had been in the hospital scarcely one week when the end came. He died with scarcely any warning at all merely gasping once or twice and all was over. The shock of his death coming so suddenly and in a way, unexpectedly, almost resulted in the prostration of Mrs. Row who was preparing the children for school when the sorrowful intelligence came to her.
The body was taken to the Holswade undertaking establishment and prepared for interment after which it was removed to the home in Fifth avenue.
The decedent was one of the most valued men in the employ of the C. & O. having been a conductor on that line for fourteen years. He had been a railroad employe for twenty-one years. He came to this state from Orange county, Va., removing to Russell, Kentucky, from which place he came to this city.
Capt. Row was a brother of Dr. W. D. Row of this city. He is survived by a wife and two sons, Chester and Lawrence, both of whom are young. He has a number of brothers and sisters who reside in Cincinnati and who will arrive here this morning to remain until after the funeral.
The funeral will take place from the Fifth Avenue Baptist church, Wednesday, the Rev. M. L. Wood officiating. Interment will be made at Spring Hill cemetery. -The Herald-Dispatch, Tuesday, November 8, 1910

ROWSEY, George "Former Miltonian is Buried Tuesday" Funeral Services for George Rowsey are held at South Charleston, this week. Funeral services fro George Rowsey, former well known Cabell county resident, who died at his home in South Charleston, late Saturday afternoon of complication of diseases, were conducted at the Methodist church in South Charleston Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock with Interment following in a cemetery in that city. Mr. Rowsey, who was widely known throughout Cabell and Kanawha Counties, left Huntington about twelve years ago after disposing of the farm near the city in which he had conducted for many years. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Harry Peyton Rowsey, one brother, Charles Rowsey, of Huntington, and eleven children as follows: Leonard and Edward of South Charleston; Mrs. Maude Carpenter, Mrs. Allie Curtis and Mrs. Fannie Rogers of Charleston; Jim Rowsey, of Logan, Mrs. Rosena Nicely, Mrs. Roxy and Mrs. Cora Black of Milton, and Mrs. Mattie Craven and Mrs. Clina Edling, of Huntington. -Cabell Record, Vol 27, No. 17, Milton WV, Thursday, February 26, 1925  FGS
Errors: Mrs. Harry Peyton Rowsey...should be Mrs. Mary Peyton Rowsey
Mrs. Maude Carpenter should be Mrs. Madie Carpenter
Mrs. Rosena Nicely should be Mrs. Rowena Nicely
Mrs. Roxy should be Mrs. Roxie Lewis
Mrs. Clina Edling should be Mrs. Clina Eblin

ROWSEY, Henry J. Sixty years old, died at his home, 2817 Fourth avenue, yesterday afternoon following a heart attack. Funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Baptist Church at Culloden with Rev. W. M. Castle officiating. Burial will be in the cemetery there. Mr. Rowsey, who was born September 18, 1873, in Milton, was a member of the Junior Order of United American Mechanics, I.O.O.F., Golden Eagles and was an active member of the Bedford Chapel Methodist Church. He is survived by the widow, Mrs. Tillie Rowsey; two brothers, J. M. and E. U. Rowsey. of Huntington; two sisters, Mrs. Lena Blake, of Culloden, and Mrs. Nannie Arthur, of Milton; and four children by a former marriage, all residing in Marion, O. -The Herald-Dispatch, Monday, 3 April 1933

ROWSEY, James A. Seventy-two years old of Culloden, a retired building contractor, fell dead at his home yesterday at 9:30 A. M. Corner F. X. Schuller attributed death to a heart ailment. Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Georgia Rowsey; four daughters, Mrs. Fred DePriest of Culloden, Mrs. Beulah Thompson of Ona, Mrs. Evah Wallace of Hurricane and Miss Pansy Rowsey at home, a son, Roy Rowsey of Huntington; a sister, Mrs. Susan Turley of Huntington; two brothers, A. N. Rowsey of Huntington and Walter Rowsey of Springfield Mo., and 16 grandchildren. The body was taken to the Heck and Danford Funeral Home at Milton pending completion of funeral arrangements. -The Herald-Dispatch, Wednesday, November 15, 1944

ROWSEY, Mrs. Mary Ellen Eighty-six years old, who died Saturday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. C.A. Eblin, 804 Fourth Street, was to be buried in a South Charleston cemetery following services at 2 p.m. today at the Snodgreass Funeral Home in South Charleston. -The Huntington Advertiser, Monday, March 3, 1947   FGS

ROWSEY, Mrs. Mary Ellen Mrs. Mary Rowsey Dies 26 hrs. after Daughter - Mrs. Mary Ellen Rowsey, 86, of South Charleston died at 7 a.m. yesterday just 26 1/2 hours after the death of her daughter, Mrs. Madie Carpenter Waldman, 50 of Cedar Grove. Both deaths were unexpected. Mrs. Rowsey died at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Clina Eblin in Huntington. Mrs. Waldman died at 5:30 a.m. Friday in a Charleston Hospital. Mrs. Rowsey was a member of the Florida Street Church of God. Surviving besides her daughter are four other daughters, Mrs. Luther Lewis, Huntington, Mrs. E. L. Jones and Mrs. O.L. Curtis, South Charleston, Mrs. R. Nicely of Jim; three sons, E.L., South Charleston, G.L., Dayton, Ohio, Jim, Hugheston; a brother Jim Peyton, Huntington. Services will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the Snodgrass mortuary chapel. Earl G. Hissom and K.Y. Plank will officiate. Burial will be in Glendale Cemetery. The body is at the home of her son, E.L. Rowsey, 618 MacCorkle Ave., South Charleston. Service for Mrs. Waldman will be at 2 p.m. today at the Fidler and Frame Mortuary Chapel at Belle. William Ingram will officate and burial will be in French cemetery, South Charleston. -Unk paper, a Kanawha Co. publication, Mary Rowsey d. 1 March 1947


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