Our Promise to Your Family

We are a family-owned funeral home that has served the communities of Ohio and West Virginia for over 100 years. Our goal is to provide all of the families we serve a respectful and dignified service at a fair price. Whether a traditional service or more contemporary-style service, we try to meet all the needs of the individuals and families we serve.

Edith Virginia Sunderman

Edith Virginia Sunderman, 79, of Newport passed away at 4:30am, Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.  She was born July 3, 1938, in Wade, Ohio, to Carl Lee and

Date of Death: 
Tue, 12/05/2017
Date of Service: 
Fri, 12/08/2017
Service Time: 
11:00 am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Frank Wallace

Frank Wallace, 79 of Marietta passed away at 6:03pm, Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, OH.
 
Date of Death: 
Wed, 11/22/2017
Date of Service: 
Sun, 12/03/2017
Service Time: 
4:00 pm
Service Location: 
The Salvation Army

Lois Graham Blackford

Lois J. Graham Blackford, 83, of Marietta passed away on Monday, November 27, 2017, at The Arbors of Marietta.  She was born March 31, 1934 in Marietta to George and Ruth Patterson Graham. 
 
Date of Death: 
Mon, 11/27/2017
Date of Service: 
Fri, 12/01/2017
Service Time: 
11:00 am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Ruth Eleanora Strahler

Ruth Eleanora Strahler, 91, of Lowell passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2017.  She was born March 29, 1926, in Churchtown,  a daughter of Andrew and Mary Lang Scha

Date of Death: 
Tue, 11/28/2017
Date of Service: 
Fri, 12/01/2017
Service Time: 
10:00 am
Service Location: 
Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church

Mary A. "Babe" Davis

Mary Amanda Davis, 87, of Marietta passed away at Harmar Place on Saturday, November 18, 2017. She was born Aug. 3,1930, to the late Elmer "Pete" and Anna Binegar Hearn.
 
Mary graduated from Bloomfield High School. On February, 15,1953 she married Donald W. Davis, who preceded her in death, Dec. 2, 2008.
 
Date of Death: 
Sat, 11/18/2017
Date of Service: 
Wed, 11/22/2017
Service Time: 
11:00 am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Bonnie M. Parks

Bonnie M. Parks, 66, of Marietta passed away at her home on November 17, 2017.
 
She was born April 12, 1951 in Parkersburg, WV to Leonard and Mary (DeQuasie) Parks.  Bonnie had worked at WASCO workshop.
 
Date of Death: 
Fri, 11/17/2017
Date of Service: 
Tue, 11/21/2017
Service Time: 
1:00 pm
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Gladys Ruth Harris

Gladys Ruth Harris, 99, of Marietta passed away at 10:43 pm, Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at Hannah’s House. 

Date of Death: 
Tue, 11/14/2017
Date of Service: 
Mon, 11/20/2017
Service Time: 
11:00 am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Richard D. Swain

Richard D. Swain, 72, of Waterford passed away November 20, 2017 at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
 
According to his wishes he will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.  McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting the family.  Messages of sympathy may be sent at www.Lankfordhf.com.
 
Date of Death: 
Mon, 11/20/2017
Date of Service: 
Mon, 11/20/2017
Service Location: 
Services will be held at a later date

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