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.

Sandy Koufax Grayson

Sandy Koufax Grayson, 49, of York, South Carolina, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015, at Rock Hill, SC.  He was born July 19, 1966, in Marietta a son of Charles R.

Date of Death: 
Fri, 08/28/2015
Date of Service: 
Sat, 09/05/2015
Service Time: 
10:00am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Gerald Allen Wilson

Gerald Allen Wilson, 78, of Marietta passed away at 4:23pm, Friday, August 28, 2015, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.  He was born April 14, 1937, in Marietta son of Loren Harold Wilson and Julia Duvall Wilson.
 
Gerald retired from Marietta City School in 2004 and was a veteran of 21 years of the U.S. Navy.
 
Date of Death: 
Fri, 08/28/2015
Date of Service: 
Tue, 09/01/2015
Service Time: 
11:00
Service Location: 
Soul's Harbor Baptist Church

Kenneth Forrest Chidester, Sr.

Kenneth Forrest Chidester, Sr. 91, of Marietta passed away at 4:20pm, Thursday, August 27, 2015, at his home.

Date of Death: 
Thu, 08/27/2015
Date of Service: 
Mon, 08/31/2015
Service Time: 
10:00am
Service Location: 
Open Door Baptist Church

Shannah L Hensler

Shannah L. Hensler, 60, of Marietta passed away at 7:00pm, Sunday, August 23, 2015, at Ohio State Medical Center in Columbus.  She was born May 31, 1955, in Nelsonville, OH, a daughter of the late Dallas Clayton and Barbara Ann Swadley Hensler.

Date of Death: 
Sun, 08/23/2015
Date of Service: 
Fri, 08/28/2015
Service Time: 
11:00 am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Jerry Eugene Eddy

Jerry Eugene Eddy, 72, of Marietta passed away, Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at his home.
 
At his request, his body was cremated and no services will be observed at this time.  McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting the family and messages of sympathy may be sent at www.Lankfordfh.com.
 
Date of Death: 
Wed, 08/26/2015
Date of Service: 
Wed, 08/26/2015
Service Time: 
no services at this time

Victor D. McCracken

Victor D. McCracken, 92, of Marietta passed away at 7:40am, Friday, August 21, 2015, at his home.  He was born June 25, 1923, in Glen Easton, West Virginia, a son of Harry S.

Date of Death: 
Fri, 08/21/2015
Date of Service: 
Tue, 08/25/2015
Service Time: 
1:00pm
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Thomas F. McDermott

Thomas F. McDermott, 82, of Marietta passed away at his home Thursday, August 20, 2015.  He was born January 21, 1933, in Long Beach, CA, a son of Daniel A. and Ethel M. Griffin McDermott.
 
Date of Death: 
Thu, 08/20/2015
Date of Service: 
Mon, 08/24/2015
Service Time: 
2:00pm
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Judith C. Snodgrass

Judith C. Snodgrass, 69, of Marietta passed away at 8:49pm, Wednesday, August 19, 2015, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.  She was born November 28, 1945, at Dart, Ohio, to Earl and Audrey Rutherford Hill.

Date of Death: 
Wed, 08/19/2015
Date of Service: 
Mon, 08/24/2015
Service Time: 
10:30am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

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