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Ruth May Smith

Mrs. Ruth May Smith of Alton died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, at the age of 91. 

She was born in Logan County, West Virginia, on May 1, 1925 to the late Sidney Conley and the late Norma Adams Conley. She was married to the late Walter Lee Smith. 

Ruth attended Black Walnut Baptist Church.

Mrs. Smith is survived by a daughter, Lema C. Goodwin, of Shreveport, Louisiana; a son, Teddy E. Conley, read more

Florence Mildred Wilkins Medley

Ms. Florence Mildred Wilkins Medley of Virgilina died Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, at the age of 64.

Ms. Medley was born Feb. 11, 1952 in Halifax County to Mrs. Mildred Evaughn Sydnor Wilkins and the late Mr. Robert Scott Wilkins. She was a member of White Oak Fork Baptist Church and was actively involved at New Corinth Baptist Church.

Ms. Medley is survived by one son, Mr. LeAndria Scott Medley, of the read more

Warren F. Seaver Sr., 93

Warren F. Seaver Sr., 93

Warren F. “Tinky” Seaver Sr., 93, of Quincy and formerly Dorchester died Feb. 22 and entered into eternal rest surrounded by his loving family.

Warren F. Seaver Sr.

Warren F. Seaver Sr.

Tinky proudly served in the United States Army during WWII. He owned and operated the old Sands Cafe in Fields Corner for more than 50 years. He loved gambling and traveling to different casinos all read more

Joseph H. Cromarty

ORLEANS – Joseph H. Cromarty Jr. died at his home on Feb. 19, 2016.

He was the loving and beloved husband of Barbara B. (Clarke) Cromarty for 60 years.

A native of Hartford, Conn., he was a graduate of the School of Practical Arts in Boston and the Famous Artists School of Westport, Conn. Joe worked in radio and television and as an advertising artist. As a commercial artist he was employed read more

Sylvia Gay, 95

BOURNE – Bourne resident Sylvia Gay died peacefully Monday, Feb. 22, 2016, at her home in Bourne. She was 95.

She was born Sylvia Ann Paulding on Jan. 15, 1921, in Brockton, the daughter of the late Fred S. and Julia (Ames) Paulding. She grew up in Brockton, along with her six siblings: Leon, Lloyd, Fred and Clayton Paulding, and Ida Harris and Barbara Lajoie. All precede her in death. She read more

Geoffrey W. ‘Jeff’ Leet, 83

BOURNE – Geoffrey W. “Jeff” Leet, 83, passed away at home surrounded by his family after a lengthy illness on Feb. 21, 2016.

Born at home in Braintree, Mass., to parents Geoffrey M. and Elizabeth (Rodger) Leet in 1932, he was one of six children and the only son.

He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Carole (Landers); children Gregory and his life partner Albie Micklich, read more

Wallace B. Arcese Sr., 91

RUTLAND, Vt. – Wallace B. Arcese Sr., 91, of Rutland, died at his home Monday morning, Feb. 22, 2016, after a brief illness.

Born and raised in Newton, Mass., Wallace was a graduate of Newton High School in 1942. After serving in the U.S. Army during World War II with the 301st Medical Detachment as a surgical technician, he returned home and married his wife Betty Jean in 1946. They started read more

John Hibbard

HIBBARD: of Port St. Lucie, Florida, Jan. 27, 2016, John “Jack” Winslow, 66. Survived by sister Ann Hibbard, nephews Mark Wells and Jeff Wells and their families. Private service recently held.

Joseph M. Roper, 99

BOURNE – Joseph M. Roper, 99, of Bourne, died Feb. 22, 2016.

Joseph grew up in Dorchester and moved to Weymouth in 1967. Joseph was a dedicated member of the Boston Fire Department and started his career in 1942, advancing to superintendent of maintenance and retiring in 1977. Joseph?s first major fire involvement was the tragic Cocoanut Grove on Nov. 8, 1942. The fire department was read more

Elliott Goldberg

Elliott Goldberg, 102, formerly of West Yarmouth, died Feb. 16, 2016.

Frances C. Belliveau

CHATHAM – Born on Mansion Street in West Harwich on Oct. 16, 1926, Frances C. Belliveau died on Feb. 23, 2016, in Chatham, wrapped in the love of her children, completing a life well lived.

Fran was a graduate of Harwich High School and The Faulkner Hospital School of Nursing Cadet Corps program. She began her nursing career at Cape Cod Hospital where she met her future husband, Philip, who read more

Margaret Elizabeth Peck

MASHPEE ? A child of diversity from the start, Betty Peck was born on a farm in tiny Brooklyn, Pa., but grew up in the city of Scranton, so she was at home whether she had her hands in the dirt or dancing in bright city lights. It was brighter lights and higher education that drew her to Philadelphia to study at the University of Pennsylvania in the early years of World War II. Destiny, romance read more

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