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Carl Hamilton Dudding, Sr. 74, died June 14, 2009. A pharmacist of Dudding Rexall Drugs, an Arizona native born Sept 6, 1934 in Mesa. He is survived by his wife Janet Burris Dudding, children Edward, Douglas, John, Carl Jr., Robert, Patricia and Michael Dudding, and 11 grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his son Joseph, parents Eugene and Mona Enloe Dudding, brother Darr and sister Monagene Vance. Services will be held 10:00 AM on Friday, June 19 at Bueler Mortuary,14 West Hulet Dr, Chandler AZ 85225 with visitation at 9:00 AM. Military Honors and graveside to follow at City of Mesa Cemetery.

Margaret Ann Speissegger, 81, of Chandler, Arizona passed away on April 9, 2007.

Mother, teacher, artist, traveler, friend, home remodeler, animal lover and gardener, our mother was all of these and so much more. For thirty years, Margaret loved teaching school in the Roosevelt School District at many different grade levels. Margaret also loved her cabin in Northern Arizona (Strawberry), which she took from a mere “dugout” to a true second home.

 Margaret was born in Arizona to Marguerite and Joseph H. Glass and acted as a secret ambassador of Arizona in her travels by leaving old copies of Arizona Highways behind in train stations and hotel rooms. Margaret is survived by her four children, Eric Speissegger, Karen West, Kurt Speissegger, and Lisa Speissegger and seven grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Margaret’s favorite charities, Arizona Humane Society, Habitat for Humanity, Hospice of the Valley, or the American Heart Association, would be greatly appreciated. A copy of “Today Is Mine,” sung by Glen Campbell, written by Jerry Reed Hubbard, was printed on the inside cover. A packet of flower seeds was pasted on the back cover. Under it was written: Margaret loved you all dearly. Please enjoy these flower seeds in her memory.

Charles William Dudding, 88, died Nov. 20, 2003, of complications from pneumonia.

He was born Nov. 21, 1914 in Huntington, West Virginia, the son of Hamilton and Nora Campbell Dudding. He was the youngest of eleven children.

Charles is survived by his children, Charles Patrick Dudding (Hazel) of Liberty, SC; Carol Ann Layton (Mervyn), of TemecuIa, CA; Robert William Dudding (Kathie) of Tucson, AZ: and Barbara Jean Gagnon (Larry) of Sun Lakes, AZ. He has twelve grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; and also had many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his sisters-in-law, Pauline McLendon of St. George, Utah, Edna Mae Henshaw and Gertrude Williams, both of Phoenix and his very close friend, Ferne Moss of Phoenix.

On October 29, 1935, Charles married Patsy L. Williams, who preceded him in death Sept. 23, 1984. Charles moved to Arizona when he was 11 years old and helped his father and brothers on a homestead outside of Phoenix. He was a Boy Scout and achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. He graduated in 1932 from Phoenix Union High School and attended Phoenix College. While he attended high school he served in the National Guard. He attended Capitol College of Pharmacy in Denver and graduated in 1938.

His career spanned over 35 years as a registered Pharmacist and included serving as President of the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy. He owned a number of Arizona Pharmacies during his career: Dudding's Rexall Drugs in Holbrook, Rex Pharmacy in Tucson, San Manuel Drug, and Plaza Pharmacy in Flagstaff. In between periods of pharmacy ownerships he also held a position as an Inspector for the Arizona State board of Pharmacy.

While living in Holbrook, AZ, he took up flying and formed an aero club which he enjoyed immensely. He was very active in the communities he lived in and held various leadership positions in a number of civic and professional clubs such as Lions Club, Rotary, Masonic Order, Shriners, and served on board of Southwest Chapter of AARP, as well as holding the office of President of Los Olivos Senior Center.

Visitation will be on Friday, November 28, 2003, 9:00AM-11:00AM. Funeral services will be celebrated Friday, November 28, 2003, at 11:00AM, at Whitney & Murphy Arcadia Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, AZ. Interment will follow at Green Acres Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 401 N. Hayden Rd., Scottsdale, AZ.

Memorial donations in honor of Charles Dudding may be made to research for Spinal Stenosis through the National Organization of Rare Diseases, 55 Kenosia Avenue, P.O. Box 1968, Danbury, CT 06813-1968 or  Published in the Arizona Republic on 11/25/2003.












Aug 28, 2005. Wesley Excel Dudding, 66, who was born in Huntington Jan. 3, 1939, died in West Palm Beach, Fla., after a short, courageous bout with cancer. Wesley graduated from Huntington East High School and attended Marshall. He served in the US Air Force in Germany then moved to Philadelphia, Pa., where he was employed by Reliance Insurance. He retired to Lake Worth, Fla. Left to cherish his memory are; siblings, June Fleming and her husband George, of Williamsburg, Va., Lowell Dudding and his wife Lucy, of Brandon, Fla., Evelyn Keno, of Tuscon, Ariz., Sue Ames of Lake Worth, Fla., Kenneth Dudding of Punta Gorda, Fla.; and many nieces and nephews who were like his own children. A celebration of Wesley's life will be Sept. 10 in Florida. In his memory, please commit a random act of kindness. 'Good Night Sweet Prince à May flights of angels wing thee to thy rest.''


Sue Ellen Dudding Sowards, 68, of Nitro passed away Thursday, March 18, 2010, at St. Francis Hospital. She was a member of Sousanah Freewill Baptist Church, Culloden. Mrs. Sowards was preceded in death by her brother, Leland Dale Mullins; her mother, Audry Jane Dudding; and grandson, Travis Cooley. Surviving are her husband, Virgil Sowards; son, Richard Cooley and his wife, Cindy, of Deltona, Fla.; daughters, Vicki Cooley Peecher and her husband, Jeff, of Gladstone, Mich., and Sharon Cooley White and her husband, Harlan, of St. Albans; stepson, Virgil Lee Sowards Jr. of Canton, Ohio; stepdaughter, Joyce Sowards Wixon and her husband, Ron, of Bradford, Pa.; brothers, Gary Dudding and his wife, Linda, of Louisville, Ky., and William Dudding and his wife, Mabel, of Kingston, Ohio; grandchildren, Shane Rinehart, Jessica Peecher, Jacob Peecher, Scott Cooley, Amanda Barreto and Jennifer White; five stepgrandchildren and five great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday, March 27, at Sousanah Freewill Baptist Church, Culloden, with the Rev. Ronnie Brown officiating.






Gary Paul Zima, 58, of Beardstown, Ill., and formerly of Hannibal, Mo., passed away at 5 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, at his home. Mr. Zima was born on Nov. 4, 1952, in Beardstown, Ill., to Victor and Berneice Culves Zima, both of whom preceded him in death. He married Rebecca E. Dudding on July 3, 1998, in Beardstown, and she survives. He is survived by his wife, Rebecca Dudding Zima of Beardstown, Ill. Other survivors include daughter, Jennifer Zima Curtis, her husband, Anthony Curtis, and their two daughters, Corinne and Meredith of Hannibal; son, Dustin Zima of Elmira, N.Y.; stepdaughters, Tara Shy (Devin Mitiguy) of Flagstaff, Ariz., Bethane Large (James) of Beardstown, Stephane Santa Maria of Beardstown and Sarah Walker of Camden, Ill.; stepgrandchildren, Brett and Kayla Mitiguy, Rebecca, Jonathon and William Large, and Arturo, Hannah and Sarah Santa Maria. Mr. Zima was a graduate of Beardstown High School. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed coaching his children’s youth sports teams. He worked as a conductor for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad for 39 years. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 24, at Beardstown City Cemetery. Memorials have been suggested to Cass/Schuyler Area Hospice. Special thanks to Cass-Schuyler Area Hospice, as well as family and friends for their care and support. Pallbearers will be Mike Smith, Randy Shores, Dave Osmer, Steve Conrad, Paul Sutterfield and Kim Crissman. Sager Funeral Home in Beardstown is in charge of services.


NORA SPRINGS - Thomas A. Dudding, 57, of 504 E. Congress, Nora Springs, died suddenly Friday (Feb. 6, 2009) at the Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa, Mason City.

Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13, 2009, at the First United Methodist Church, 202 N. Hawkeye Ave., Nora Springs, with Pastor Wendy Johannesen officiating. Inurnment will be at Park Cemetery, Nora Springs.

Visitation with viewing will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sheckler Colonial Chapel, 114 N. Hawkeye Ave., Nora Springs. Following the visitation, he will be cremated.

Family suggests memorials to the Thomas Dudding Memorial Fund.

Thomas A. Dudding was born on Nov. 11, 1951, in Estherville, the son of Al and Norma (Olthoff) Dudding. He later moved to a farm outside Buffalo Center, and attended schools there, graduating in 1970. While in high school he was active in FFA, winning numerous gold awards in ag mechanics, crops, meat judging and public and extemporaneous speaking at the state level and achieving the State Farmer Degree. He held district officer positions and also sang in the FFA Choir. He was second team all conference in football.

After graduating from Iowa State University 1974 with a degree in Agricultural Education, he taught at Glidden-Ralston and St. Ansgar and in 1985 he went to work for Agriliance. Currently he was working for NAU Country Insurance as a crop adjuster, a job he loved.

As a hobby he did woodworking and carpentry. Much of the furniture in the home was constructed by Tom in "the shed" and he also constructed an addition to their home. Many several beautiful pieces of furniture were made by him for friends and family.

On Sept. 9, 1972, he married Mary McGoff in Owatonna, Minn. They were married 36 years this past September.

Tom is survived by his wife, Mary; his three children, son, Christopher (Maria) and their son, Jack, of Brussels, Belgium; son, Allan (Nicole), of Sacramento, Calif., and daughter, Laura (Eric) Engels, of Altoona. Also surviving are brothers and sisters, Patricia (Gary) Pond, of Watertown, S.D., Michael (Kathy) Dudding, of Denison, Jay Dudding, of Bloomington, Minn., Steven (Susan) Dudding, of Morris, Minn., Barbara (Michael) Stephens, of Fort Calhoun, Neb., and Sandra (Steve) Boerboom, of Cottonwood, Minn. He is also survived by many in-laws, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and scores of friends. He will be sadly missed by all.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, John; and sister, Carol; and an infant brother and sister.
NORA SPRINGS - Tom Dudding, 57, of 504 E. Congress, Nora Springs, died suddenly Friday (Feb. 6, 2009) at the Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa, Mason City.

Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13, 2009, at the First United Methodist Church, 202 N. Hawkeye Ave., Nora Springs, with Pastor Wendy Johannesen officiating. Inurnment will be at Park Cemetery, Nora Springs.


ELKHART -- Anna Marie "Ann" Dudding, 78, of Old U.S. 20 West, died at 12:35 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 2, 2007) in Valley View Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility, Elkhart.

She was born Jan. 3, 1929, in Williams River, W.Va., to Floyd M. and Ora (Calhoun) Wyatt. She married Jerome "Red" Dudding on July 28, 1951, in Webster Springs, W.Va. He died in 2003.

She is survived by four sons, Gary (Janet) Dudding, Dave (Debbie) Dudding and Gregg Dudding, all of Elkhart. and Dean Dudding of Middlebury; one daughter, Robin (Claren) Hanson of Shipshewana; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert "Bob" Wyatt of Cowen, W.Va.; and one sister, June (Gerald) Nettles of Ocala, Fla. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Lester and Frank Wyatt; and one sister, Dean Haines. Memorial visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Billings Funeral Home, 812 Baldwin St., with a service at 3:30 p.m. Cremation has taken place.

Mrs. Dudding was a 1945 graduate of Webster County High School, W.Va., and a lifelong homemaker. She enjoyed crafts, free-hand artistry, reading and creating songs and poetry. She was a volunteer at Elkhart General Hospital for many years, serving as a Red Coat and a TV hostess.

She held a real-estate license and had worked for Dick Carl and Associates Realty. She served as den mother for the Cub Scouts and rooted for the Cubs and White Sox. She was a longtime member of TOPS 966.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to The Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, South Bend.

GAS CITY - Jacqueline M. 'Jackie' Dudding, 33, died at 5:31pm, on December 29, 2006 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.   She was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan to Larry Dudding Sr. and Marjorie Shinholt and they survive. She was an avid NASCAR and Dale Jr. fan. She was employed at the Dollar General Distribution Center in Marion as a loader in shipping. She loved to attend and watch races at the Gas City Speedway. She also enjoyed reading horseback riding, fishing, and taking time with her family to enjoy the animals at the Gas City Petting Zoo.   She is survived by her father, Larry Dudding, Gas City; mother, Mrs. Margie (Myron) Shinholt, Swayzee; sons, Skyler Ward, Upland; Stephen Dudding Guimont, Gas City; daughter Haley Ward, Upland; two brothers, Steve (Paula) Dudding, Ashboro, N.C.; Larry (Brenda) Dudding, Marion; sister, Jennifer Byrd, Gas City; step-brother, Trent (Lisa) Shinholt, Gas City; step-sister, Summer (Mike) Sumner, Floyd Knobs; maternal grandparents, BD and Marie Peavler, Alexandria; paternal grandmother, Sara Dudding, Hannible, Mo.; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousin, a great aunt; and special friends, Todd Ingram, Gas City; Matthew Eccles, Fairmount; and Missy.   She was preceded in death by her grandfathers, Charlie Dudding, Rudolph Shinholt; grandmother, Anna Shinholt.

 Services will be at 2pm, Wednesday, January 3, 2007 at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Storey Chapel, 400 E. Main St., Gas City, with Rev. Mick Simpkins officiating.

  Burial is in Riverside Cemetery.   Visitation will be from 2 to 4pm and 6 to 8pm, Tuesday, January 2 at the funeral home.   Memorials may be made to the Dudding family in care of the funeral home.   Online condolences may be made at <>.   *Originally published December 31, 2006*


Ellen O. Dudding, 87, Topeka, died Sunday, Aug. 1, 2004, at Midland Hospice House in Topeka. She was born Dec. 27, 1916, in Valencia, the daughter of Oren E. and Alice V. Morris Headlee. Mrs. Dudding worked 43 years in the medical field and was a bookkeeper when she retired in 1984. She graduated from Highland Park High School and attended Emporia State College. Mrs. Dudding was a member of the Wanamaker Seventh-Day Adventist Church. She had served as a superintendent and deaconess. She was a distinguished honorary member of the Phi Tau Omega Sorority and past president and honorary member of Shawnee County Medical Assistants Society. She married Donald A. Dudding on Oct. 31, 1939, in Manassas, Va. He preceded her in death on April 15, 2000. Survivors include a sister, Irene L. George, North Highlands, Calif.; and a brother, Milton L. Headlee, Carbondale. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Wanamaker Seventh-Day Adventist Church. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery. Mrs. Dudding will lie in state at Penwell-Gabel Mid Town Chapel after 1 p.m Wednesday, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be sent to Wanamaker Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 2435 S.W. Wanamaker Road, Topeka, 66614. Online condolences may be sent to the family at .
Published in the Topeka Capital-Journal on 8/2/2004.
Gladys T. Dudding, 85, Topeka, passed away peacefully to our Lord on Friday, April 24, 2009. Gladys was born November 12, 1923 in Defiance, IA, the daughter of Paul and Violet Hulsebus. She loved learning and excelled in school. At 16, she graduated from Lincoln High School and was a member of the National Honor Society. Gladys married Jack L. Dudding in August of 1943 in Yuma, AZ. After World War II, Jack worked as a detective for the Topeka Police Department. He died in 1964. For nearly 30 years, she was secretary and bookkeeper at First Congregational Church, retiring in 1990. Her favorite organization was Boy Scouts of America, where she volunteered enthusiastically for 25 years. She was the first recipient in the Jayhawk Aera Council of the Silver Fawn award, 1973. Gladys also was Past Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star, Chapter 462; Past President of HiCrest NIA; and a charter member of the Shawnee Boat & Ski Club. Survivors include daughters: Shari Shinski (Cliff) of Overland Park, Jacquelyn Begley (Ronald) of Auburn; sons: Terry Dudding (Penny) of Santa Fe, NM; Tad Dudding (Anita) of Topeka; sisters: Inez Johnson, Omaha, NE; Darlene Thompson, Dunlap, IA; brother: Calvin Hulsebus, Dow City, IA; six grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by son, Tim Dudding; brother, Milo Hulsebus; and special friend, Stellman Parker. The family wishes to express special gratitude to our dear friend Peggy Lear for her loving hospice care. A service celebrating Gladys life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at First Congregational Church, 1701 SW Collins, Topeka, Kansas 66604. Graveside services will follow at Topeka Cemetery. Gladys will lie in state at Penwell-Gabel Mid Town Chapel after 2:00 p.m. on Monday and visitation will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m
Jeanette Tilma Stout Dudding, 70, of Canon City, Colorado., died Wednesday, May 20, 2009 in Lamar, Colorado.  She was born August 12, 1938, in Englewood, Colorado., to Harold Francis and Tilma Magdalin Oschner Crowley.  She grew up in Englewood and attended schools there.   On June 17, 1956, she married David Keith Stout in Englewood, Colorado.   A Colorado resident until moving to southwestern Kansas in 1970, she had lived in Garden City and Ulysses. She worked as a bookkeeper at High Plains Co-op in Ulysses and as an office manager while working with her husband at David Stout Feeders.  After her retirement she moved to Canon City.  She was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church of Canon City, the Lunch Bunch and New Neighbors, and enjoyed sewing, cooking, making baby quilts, baking, snow skiing, bowling and especially loved her dog, Jasper.   On October 2, 2003, She married Richard Dudding in Aurora, Colorado.  He survives.  Other survivors include two sons, Danial A and Robert K Stout, both of Garden City; two Daughters, Cherie Davis of Sublette, and Cindy Gilmore of Holcomb; four stepdaughters,Pan Brainderd of Sioux City, Iowa, Vicki Dausel of Battle Creek, Iowa, Terri Brock ofLeMars, Iowa, and Cindy Dudding of Algona, Iowa; two Brothers, William Crowley of Monument, Colorado and John Crowley of Littleton, Colorado.; two sisters, Alice Briggs of Littleton, and Marjorie Seely of Eckert, Colorado.; 12 grandchildren; three great-grandchildrren; 13 stepgrandchildren; and 11stepgreat-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents; two stepsons, Scott and Mark Dudding; and a nephew. A celebration of her service was to begin at 2 p.m. today as Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Canon City, officiated by Bob Kippley, pastor.  A graveside service will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at Valley View Cemetery, Officiated by Lloyd Bowen, pastor.   Richard Joseph Dudding is the son of McClellan Frank Dudding and Oda R Menke.




Ginger Whitmeyer Dudding
(December 23, 1942 - July 30, 2007)

Age 64 of Indian Bayou, LA.

Funeral services we're held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2007, in the United Methodist Church in Indian Bayou, Louisiana, with Rev. Truman Stagg officiating, for Ginger W. Dudding, 64, of Indian Bayou , LA who died at 5:20 m. Monday, July 30, 2007 in her Indian Bayou home. Burial was in the United Methodist Cemetery in Indian Bayou. Visitation was observed t the Indian Bayou Church Tuesday from 9 m. until 10 p.m. and Wednesday From 8 am. until time of services. 
She is survived by her husband, Buddy Dudding, Sr., of Indian Bayou; four sons, Buddy and wife Angie Dudding of Breman, GA, John R. and wife Cynthia Dudding of Indian Bayou, Rick and wife Bethany Dudding of Indian Bayou and Sgt Kyle Mathew and his wife Aahley Dudding of Indian Bayou; one brother, Larry Whitmeyer, Lafeyette; one sister, Maxine Summers, Troup, Texas; and five grandchildren, John Ross Dudding, Jacob Dudding, Krystal Dudding, Buddy Dudding Ill, Halie Prejean; and one great­grandchild, Brayden Parker Dudding. 
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Liaha Lynne Dudding; and her parents, Alba Jones and John Whitmeyer.
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*DUDDING, Alfred *On Tuesday, January 11, 2005, ALFRED DUDDING, of Ellicott City, MD, beloved husband of Marsha; son of Alfred O. and the late Orlena Hays; brother-in-law of Carl Miller and Jeanne Grynberg; uncle of Robert and Rodney Ash and Benjamin A., Daniel, and Leah Miller.  He was predeceased by his sister, Elizabeth Ash. Friends and relatives are invited to call at Witzke Funeral Home, Inc., 5555 Twin Knolls Road, Columbia, MD 21045, on Friday, January 14, 2005 from 9 to 10 A.M., where a funeral service will be held at 10 A.M. Interment Lake View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 1131, Fairfax, VA 22038-1131. Published in the Baltimore Sun on 1/13/2005.


Obituary - Dorothy Elaine (Dudding) Piper, Foster  64 years old   Cause of Death - Cancer   She was born on April 4, 1942, in Salem, Va., the daughter of the late Ezra and Rebecca (Bobbitt) Dudding and lived here for most of her life. She was employed at the former Digital Equipment Company in Westminster as a computer technician and later as a secretary for 18 years, retiring in 1995. Mrs. Foster attended the First Congregational Church of Westminster, was a 1960 graduate of Andrew Lewis High School in Salem, Va. and attended Mount Wachusett Community College, Gardner. Besides her family, she loved camping, painting, crafts, and scrapbooking. She leaves her husband of 20 years, Edward W. Foster; two sons, Donald E. Piper of Gardner and Jeffrey Scott Foster, and his wife, Cindy, of Fitchburg; two daughters, Lynnette Simoneau, and her husband, Randy, of Ashburnham and Tammy Lynn Mitchell, and her husband, Randy, of Peru, Indiana; one brother, Joseph Dudding of Salem, Va.; four grandchildren, Shiela, David and Skyler Piper and Daniel Simoneau; and seven stepgrandchildren. She was predeceased by two sons, Clifford Piper of Fitchburg in 2006 and Christopher T. Foster of Orlando, Fla. in 2002. She also was predeceased by four brothers and four sisters.   The Westminster Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Home directed arrangements.


Mark McClellan Dudding was born September 16, 1958 in Bancroft, Iowa, and died September 16, 2004. He was 46 years, 0 months, 0 days at time of death. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church in Battle Creek with the Rev. Kevin Freese officiating. Internment will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery of Battle Creek. Arrangements are under the direction of Garry-Roberts-Murphy-Schaaf Funeral Home of Bancroft. Mark McClellan Dudding was born Sept. 16, 1958, in Bancroft, the son of Richard and Sherry (Johnson) Dudding. He was baptized at St. John's Catholic Church in Bancroft and attended school in Bancroft before moving with his family to Tracy, Minn., and then to Battle Creek. He graduated from high school in Dodge City, Kan. He lived and worked in Garden City and Sioux City before returning to Bancroft. He enjoyed his family and friends, hunting and fishing, and baseball and football, especially the Kansas City Chiefs. Survivors include his son, McCord; his parents, Dick Dudding and his wife, Jeanette, of Canon City, Colo., and Sherry Dudding and Bill Dudding of Bancroft; four sisters, Pam Brainerd and her husband, Denny, of Sioux City, Vicki Dausel and her husband, Byron, of Battle Creek, Teri Brock and her husband, Bruce, of Le Mars, Iowa, and Cindy Dudding and her special friend, Tom Kain, of LuVerne, Iowa; 18 nieces and nephews; his grandmother, Veda Kuchenreuther of Algona, Iowa; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his brother, Scott; and his grandparents, Mac and Oda Dudding, Hugo and Lucille Johnson and Harold Kuchenreuther.




Gloria White Dudding
Gloria White Dudding, 82, a McComb native, avid Mississippi theater supporter and community activist, died Jan. 15, 2008, at Heritage House Nursing Center in Vicksburg.

Services are 9 a.m. Friday at Church of the Mediator in McComb with an 11 a.m. gathering at the parish hall. The Rev. David Lemburg will officiate. Burial will be in Hollywood Cemetery under direction of Hartman Funeral Home of McComb.

Mrs. Dudding was born Oct. 20, 1925, in Clarksdale to William Lawrence and Tycelia Johnson White.

She was an enthusiastic supporter of the arts and participated in community theater as an actor and director throughout Mississippi for almost four decades. She was the organizing president of the Pike County Little Theatre in McComb and the Clinton Community Theater, three-time vice president of the Mississippi Little Theatre Association, secretary and member of the board of directors of the Natchez Little Theater and Cleveland (Miss.) Little Theater, and three-time president of the Vicksburg Theatre Guild.

She appeared on stage dozens of times in theaters, including the Pike County Little Theatre, the West Lafayette (Ind.) Little Theatre, the Natchez and Cleveland Little Theatres, the Clinton Community Theatre, the Vicksburg Theatre Guild, Natchez Stage 67, Jackson’s New Stage, and the Sardis and Greenwood Little Theatres. She directed a half-dozen seasonal productions for community theatres in Natchez, Cleveland, Vicksburg and Clinton, as well as the Church of the Holy Trinity in Vicksburg and All Saints Episcopal School in Vicksburg. Later in life, she wrote a number of plays, some of which were produced in state community theatres, including “The Villain from Vicksburg,” “SM 102,” and “Clinton: A Clear Spring Rising.” She also wrote several sexual abuse awareness short plays for the Mississippi Children’s Home that were staged extensively in the Jackson area.

Active in other community affairs, she formed a foreign film club in Cleveland, was president of the Cleveland Lioness Club and a member of the Vicksburg Junior Auxiliary. She was chairman of Indian Affairs for the Natchez Civic and Welfare Club and spearheaded local efforts to give the Grand Village of the Natchez Indians park status.

She was president of the Natchez and Clinton newcomers clubs, served on the advisory board of the Clinton Public Library and chaired a steering committee to form the Arts Council of Clinton, for which she later served as president.

An Episcopalian, she was active in various Episcopal parishes and served regularly as a lector and in other leadership roles.

During her retirement, she became a tutor for the McComb Adult Literacy Council and then its president. She was presiding secretary of the McComb Nautilus Club, gave regular book talks to local nursing homes, and became an active member of McComb’s Quilting Society Book Club and the “13” Club. She loved to read and watch movies, kept up with current events, learned to use a computer and played Scrabble and bridge whenever she could.

She leaves many devoted friends who helped care for her in her later years.

She was a proud graduate of the McComb High School Class of 1943 and held a bachelor’s degree in English from Louisiana State University and a master's degree in speech from Mississippi College.

Mrs. Dudding was preceded in death by her husband, Ben Dudding, an Entergy production executive; and her siblings, William L. White Jr. of Arlington, Texas, Audrey White Soule of Larkspur, Calif., Dawn White Christensen of Fort Worth, Robert White of North Carolina, and Sharon White of McComb.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Janet Dudding and James Kaihatu of Bryan, Texas; a son and daughter-in-law, Hank Dudding and Mickie Anderson of Memphis and Gainesville, Fla.; a granddaughter, Kristi Walski Hall and her husband Andy Hall of Vicksburg; and two great-grandchildren, Gloria and Sam Hall.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Big Print Section of the McComb Public Library, the Vic


Charles Matt Dudding b. 8 June 1860; p. Richmond, Independent County, Virginia; d. 14 May 1948 Jasper Township (Ruaral) 7 miles north of Vandalia, Ralls County, Missouri; burial 16 May 1948 Salem Church, Ralls County, Missouri. Married to Ida Mae Ledford married 31 August 1886 Ralls County, Missouri; Informent on Death Certificate Clyde Dudding (son) Charles was a widower at time of death.
EXCELSIOR SPRINGS - Gerlene Dudding, 70, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 28, 2007, at her home in Excelsior Springs, after a long struggle with chronic illness.

Funeral services will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, at the Prichard-Bross & Spidle Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs. Friends may call from 6 p.m. until time of services Wednesday at the funeral chapel.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal.

On Feb. 8, 1937, Gerlene was born in Frankford to Josephine (Epperson) and Walter See.

She was united in marriage to Wrennie Wayne Dudding, her husband of nearly 55 years, on Sept. 20, 1952, in Hannibal. He survives.

Other survivors include three loving daughters and their families, including Cynthia and husband, Don Stocks of Lawson, Regina and husband, Mark Frye, of Excelsior Springs, and Stacey Renee and husband, Ben Clevenger of Lawson. Gerlene is also survived by 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren, each of whom held a special place in her heart.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Virl See and Earl See; one sister, Irene Brown; an infant granddaughter, Amanda Brooke Dudding; and her eldest child and only son, Michael Wayne Dudding.

Since 2003, Gerlene was a member of Flack Christian Union in Excelsior Springs. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, who will always be remembered for her positive outlook, her laughter and her remarkable sense of humor.

Lillian Keltz Dudding - 201 Summit St - Hannibal - Marion County - Missouri Born - 16 March 1856 ( Pennsylvania ) Died - 5 July 1937 at Home 201 Summit St - Hannibal - Marion County - Missouri Female - White - Married at time of Death Husband - Henry Sarver Dudding Housewife - At home at time of death 201 Summit St - Hannibal - Marion County - Missouri Father - Israll Putnam Keltz Mother - Hannah Lockwood Informant - Mrs Olin Wilber Dudding - 201 Summet - Hannibal - Marion County - Missouri Burial place - Riverside Cemetery - Hannibal - Marion County - Missouri Attending Doctor - Unable to read name Undertaker - William M Smith - Hannable - Missouri Unable to read - Cause of Death - Looks like Cancer and Thrombosis Son - Olin Wilber Dudding b. 22 July 1890 - place - Hannibal - Marion County - Missouri - married abt. 1915 - Died Jan 1965 - Oklahoma
Excelsior Springs, Mo. — Wrennie Wayne Dudding, 76, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at the Excelsior Springs Nursing and Rehabilitation Care Center.

Born Feb. 8, 1933, in New London, he was the son of Wren and Esther Amy (Dowell) Dudding. On Sept. 20, 1952, in Hannibal, he married Gerlene See who preceded him in death April 28, 2007. Also preceding him in death were his parents; a son, Michael Dudding on Sept. 21, 1998; a granddaughter, Amanda Brooke Dudding; one brother, Dallas Dudding and two sisters, Lois Blackston and Lucille Peters.

Surviving are three daughters, Cyndi Stocks and husband Don of Lawson, Mo., Gina Fry and husband Mark of Excelsior Springs, Mo., and Stacey Clevenger and husband Bennie of Lawson, Mo.; one sister, May Neer of Richmond, Mo.; 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Dudding attended public schools and graduated from high school in New London. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict in the United States Army and was honorable discharged receiving the rank of Corporal. He worked as a truck driver for several years before going to work for Burlington-Northern Railroad. He transferred to the Kansas City facility and retired in 1988. Wrennie was a member of the Vibbard Christian Union Church, American Legion and the Elk’s Lodge. He enjoyed woodworking, yard work, traveling, hunting, fishing and farming.

Funeral services will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, 2009, at Polley Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs. Visitation will follow the service until 8:30 p.m. Graveside services with military honors will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal. The family has suggested memorials to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Polley Funeral Home,

HANNIBAL - William Charles Dudding, 85, of Hannibal, died at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2001, at his home.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal. Rosemary Bousman will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, at James O'Donnell Funeral Home.

Mr. Dudding was born Aug. 12, 1916, in Center to Lloyd E. and Reva Bell Turner. He was married to Sarah Imogene Lawrence on May 29, 1942. She survives. Also surviving are seven daughters, Sharon K. Mattingly of Mexico, Rebecca E. Zima of Beardstown, Ill., Sue Majors

Mr. Dudding was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a retired truck driver. He attended the Christian Science Church.

Jerry M. “Mike” Dudding, 61, of Hannibal, Mo., died at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009, at Harry S. Truman Veterans Memorial Hospital in Columbia, Mo. The family will host a gathering to receive friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009, at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home. Full Military Rites by Emmette J. Shields American Legion Post 55, will be at 2 p.m. at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home. Mr. Dudding was born Nov. 12, 1947, in Hannibal, Mo., to William Charles and Sarah Imogene Lawrence Dudding. He was married to Garland Francis Inlow. She preceded him in death. Survivors include two sons, Jerry Dudding Jr. (Jennifer) of Frankford, Mo., and Charles Dudding (Thia) of Kansas City, Mo.; one daughter, Cynthia Gipp (John) of Bangor, Pa.; five grandchildren, Garrett, Noah, Devon, Ethan and Aryn; four brothers, seven sisters and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Debbie. Mr. Dudding was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during Vietnam. Mr. Dudding worked as a lineman for numerous cable television companies. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at







New Hampshire


New Jersey


New Mexico

Richard Dudding, 61, a longtime resident of Rio Rancho, died Wednesday evening, Oct. 3, 2007. He is survived by his loving wife, Diana, his daughter Erika Swan, her husband Colonel and their two sons, Trey and Tyler, and his daughter Suzanne Dudding, his daughter Danielle Welch her husband Ron and their children RJ and Desiree, his son Don Schmitz, his wife Karen and their daughter Allison. He also leaves behind his brothers Jaymes Dudding and Lloyd Dudding, and his sister Virginia Hooten, and many other friends and family members.

Richard was born in Flagstaff, AZ, and moved to Albuquerque in 1947. He graduated from Valley High School in 1963. Richard was a realtor with ALLSTAR REALTY, LLC, and had been in the real estate business for over 35 years.

Memorial services will be held Friday, Oct. 12 at 3 p.m. at Daniels Family Funeral Services, 2400 Southern Blvd., Rio Rancho, NM 87124. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Richard Dudding Grandchildren's College Fund.

Christine Dudding 63 a resident of Albuquerque passed away in a local hospital Monday, August 1, 1977. Services were held al 10 a m in Central United Church with Dr J Glore Reneau officiating.

She is survived by her husband Fred A Dudding of family home one daughter Virginia J Hooten El Paso Texas three sons Lloyd I Dudding of Westminster, California, James F Dudding Oklahoma and Richard W Dudding Rio Rancho.  Her mother Mrs. Marguerite Glass, Phoenix Arizona, three sisters Virginia Lee Nelson Tucson Arizona Margaret Ann Speissegger Chandler, Arizona and Mary Jo Whitecraft of Phoenix Arizona and 12 grandchildren.  She was a member of United Methodist Church.  She was a member of Albuquerque Classroom Teachers Association.

Pallbearers were Lloyd Dudding, Richard Dudding, James Dudding, Charles Hooten, Chuck Hooten and William Oberg. She laid in state at 1100 Coal SE 9 today at which time the casket was closed and not be re- opened.

Interment was in Sunset Memorial Park 1100 Coal SE in charge of arrangements  The family requests that, if friends would like, contributions may be made to the Lateral Sclerosis Society of America 12011 San Vincente Blvd Los Angeles California.

New York


North Carolina

Waynesville NC, Louise S. Dudding, age 88, died on Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at Autumn Care Nursing Home. A native of Wayne County, West Virginia, she had resided in St. Petersburg, Florida before moving to Haywood County in 2007. She was the daughter of the late William and Grovie Loar Sturgill and was also preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Dudding, who died in 1982, one sister; and seven brothers. She retired as a computer administrator for Otterbein College in Westerville, Ohio. She was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed quilting, sewing, gardening, and reading. She is survived by one daughter, Marsha Harmon and her husband, Tom, of Waynesville; two sisters, Florence Mygdal, of St. Petersburg, Florida and Ethel Roberts of Columbus, Georgia; one grandson, Luke Harmon and his wife, Allyson, of E. Petersburg, PA; and two great-grandchildren, Micah and Caeden Harmon. Services and burial will be in Ohio at a later date. 
Hattie Juanita Dudding Saunders, 87, of Hardy, went home to be with her Lord on Sunday, January 2, 2011. She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert W. and Hulda S. Dudding, a sister, Jane D. Humphrey and a brother, Walter (Buddy) Dudding. Mrs. Saunders was a resident of Trinity Mission Nursing Home, Rocky Mount. Surviving are her husband, Joseph Roger Saunders of Hardy; daughters, Debbie L. Saunders, of Bassett and Linda S. Perdue, of Hardy; son and daughter-in-law, Bobby J. and Regina P. Saunders, of Hardy; brother, Roy B. Dudding, of Roanoke; brother and sister-in-law, Albert E. and Veda H. Dudding, of Cloverdale; sister-in-law, Ruth H. Dudding, of Daleville; and grandsons, Joseph C. Saunders, Malcolm L. Perdue, Joshua C. Saunders and Jonathan C. Saunders. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2011, at Oakey's Vinton Chapel. Interment will be in Daleville Cemetery, Daleville. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, January 3, 2011, at Oakey's Vinton Chapel, 540-982-2221.

North Dakota



Dec 20, 2004, GLENNA A. DUDDING BRUCE, 70, of Coal Grove, widow of Willard Lee Bruce, died Sunday in a local health center. She was a former nurses' aide at several nursing homes and owned and operated a beauty shop in Rock Camp, Ohio. Graveside service 3 p.m. Tuesday in Lawrence Furnace Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Arrangements by Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton
Jun 16, 2004, MARTHA M. DUDDING, 68, of Racine, wife of John Dudding, died Monday at home. She was a secretary. Funeral 11 a.m., Greenwood Cemetery. No visitation. Arrangements by Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine. Contributions to the American Cancer Society.
Feb 23, 2001, OLIVE O. DUDDING, 84, of Chesapeake, died Wednesday at King?s Daughters Medical Center. She was a retired Star Bank teller in Ironton. Survivors include three children, James Meredith "Hoot" Brammer and Claralee Hilgenburg, both of Auburndale, Fla., and Danny Brammer of Coal Grove; one brother, Cornelius Goodall; and five grandchildren, Steve Hilgenburg, Terri Fields and Keith Brammer, all of Auburndale, Brian Brammer of Burlington, Ky., and Staci Brammer of Coal Grove. Funeral noon Saturday at Sybene Independent Missionary Baptist Church; burial in Rome Cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to service at the church. O'Keefe-Baker Funeral Home, Ironton, is in charge of arrangements
DUDDING Alfred O., Jr.; Beloved husband of Goldie (nee Milard) Dudding; Devoted father of Denise (Tim) Clifford, Karl F. (Janet) Dudding and the late Herbert "Herbie" E. Dudding, Al Dudding and Beth; Loving grandfather of Michael, Eddie and Jimmy; Great grandfather of Abigail and Annabell; Passed away August 26, 2010; Age 89; Residence Colerain Twp.; Visitation will be Sunday, August 29, 2010 at Paul R. Young Funeral Home, 7345 Hamilton Ave., Mt. Healthy from 4PM to 6PM; Funeral services will be Monday at the funeral home at 10AM; Donations may be sent to Alzheimer's Association; Condolences may be sent to Funeral Home: Paul R Young Funeral Home Funeral Date: Aug. 30, 10 a.m.




October 28, 1951 Orville Forrest Dudding, Sr. Relatives here learned of the death Saturday of Orville Forrest Dudding, Sr., 50, at his home in Yamhill, Ore. He was a former resident of Topeka and had lived here from 1930 until 1942. Mr. Dudding died of a heart attack.
He was born April 4, 1901, at Ottawa, Kan. He and his family moved to Yamhill nine years ago. For several years he was an employee of the Union Pacific railroad, but recently he had farmed.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Bessie Dudding, of the home, four daughters, Mrs. Betty SMITH, Mrs. Pansy HARTFORD and Miss Dorothy Dudding, of Portland, Ore., and Mrs. Patricia SULLY, McMinnville, Ore., four sons, Jack and Forrest, both of Topeka, and Bob and Phil of the home, and six grandchildren.
Jack and Forrest Dudding will attend the funeral services and burial in Portland.


Donald Eugene Dudding 72, died Thursday April 14, 2011 at York Hospital. He was the husband of the late LouEdna ( Joy ) Ballou Dudding and the late Linda Leese Dudding. A viewing will be 6 to 7:30 p. m. Monday at the John W. Keffer Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 2114 W. Market St, York, followed by a 7:30 p . m. funeral service. Mr Dudding was born October 20, 1938 in Riverside, California. a son of the late Donald Wilson Dudding and Mary Louis ( Nauert ) Dudding. He had been a supervisor in the finishing department at Caraustar Industries, Inc. is one of North America’s largest integrated manufacturers of 100% recycled paperboard and converted paperboard products.. He served in the U. S. Navy and was a member of the VFW West York post. He was a member of the Prince AA and the Viking AA. Donald is Survived by his children. Donald J Dudding and his wife, Jana of San Antonio, Texas. Michael A. Dudding of San Diego, Cal. and Sabra Ann Dudding of York and Grandchildren, Cinda Rae Dudding, Patricia-Joy A. Dudding, Dayleen Haas, and Justin Dudding. He was one of eight children and is survived by six siblings Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch – On April 17, 2011

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South Carolina

LITTLE RIVER | Ruth Joan Dudding, 87, formerly of Little River, died Tuesday, May 9, 2006, in McKeesport, Pa.   Born Sept. 1, 1918 in Stonerstown, Pa., she was a daughter of the late George and Katurah Kensinger Hollingshead. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ocie M. Dudding.   Ruth was a member of the Little River United Methodist Church.   Survivors include her niece, Lois Hydak and her husband, William, of Munhall, Pa. and many other nieces and nephews.   A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m., Friday, May 12th at the mausoleum chapel of North Myrtle Beach Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Paul Wood will officiate. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service at McMillan-Small Funeral Home of Myrtle Beach.   Memorials may be made to the Little River First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 160, Little River, SC 29566.   Condolences may be left at and
Christine A. Dudding, 74, of Nitro went home to be with the Lord on June 24, 2005, after a courageous battle with cancer.   She is survived by her loving husband, Ray Dudding; daughter and son-in-law, Diana and Addison Horton; son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Theresa Dudding; grandson and his fiancée, Brian Racer and Daisy Powell; granddaughter and her husband, Michelle and Marshall Brickey; great-granddaughter, Taylor Racer; and three sisters.   She was a homemaker and member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Nitro where she enjoyed playing the organ.   Friends may call Sunday, June 26 at Cooke Funeral Home in Nitro from 6 to 8 p.m.   Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Paul's United Methodist Church at 20th Street in Nitro. Services will be officiated by Reverend Tom McDowell. Entombment will be at Cunningham Memorial Park in St. Albans.   Cooke Funeral Home in Nitro is in charge of arrangements.   In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Kanawha Hospice Care, 1143 Dunbar Ave., Dunbar, WV 25064.

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Phyllis Agnes Dudding, 78, of Amarillo died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008.

Rosary will be said at 6:30 p.m. today in St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church with Monsignor Joseph Tash officiating. Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the church. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery by Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 S. Georgia St.

Mrs. Dudding was born Dec. 19, 1929, in Lakota, Iowa. She married Jack Dudding on Nov. 19, 1957, in Bancroft, Iowa. Together they raised five sons and settled in Hereford in 1974.

They moved to Amarillo in 1990. She was a proud homemaker, wife and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Dudding; a son, Allen Dudding of Amarillo; and two brothers, Marvin and Edward Wertjes, both of Lakota.

Survivors include four sons, Mike Dudding, James Dudding and David Dudding and wife Laurie, all of Amarillo, and John Dudding of Lubbock; a sister Berneice Eichenberger and husband Walter of Des Moines, Iowa; 11 wonderful grandchildren that she lived her life for, Kevin Dudding of Omaha, Neb., Kristen Dudding and Cody Dudding, both of Austin, Katie, Kory, Kaleb and Cole and Clay and Kelsey Dudding, all of Amarillo, and Kale and Lauren Dudding, both of Lubbock; many nieces and nephews; and countless friends.

Amarillo Globe-News, Oct. 14, 2008


Feb 07, 2008, MICHAEL DUDDING, 48, of Logan died Feb. 1 at home. Funeral service will be noon Friday, Honaker Funeral Home, Logan; burial at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Pecks Mill.
Earl Brown Dudding 1925 ~ 2011 Born, April 19th, 1925 in Washington, DC, Earl Brown Dudding passed away peacefully January 7th, 2011 in Bountiful, UT. He was 85. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. His favorite service to the church was playing the organ for services, which he has done for over 55 consecutive years. He loved music. He was one of the founders of the Choral Arts Society of UT. He served with the Army in both World War II and the Korean War. He was a dear husband, dad and friend. Earl is survived by his wife, Laura VeOla Brown from Grantsville, UT, his four children, L. Marie Garrabrants of Centerville, UT; David L. Dudding of Easton, MD; Dorothy R. Green of Bountiful, UT; and Karen K. Pedersen of Nokomis, FL and their spouses as well as 18 grandchildren and seven 1/2 great grandchildren, his youngest sister, Mary Vandomelen of Alexandria, VA; his beloved cat, Patches and lots of wonderful extended family members. Services will be held to honor Earl's life on Tuesday, January 11th at his old ward building located at 790 West 1500 South; Woods Cross, UT at 12:00 p.m. Friends may call Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Russon Brothers Bountiful Mortuary, 295 N. Main., and Tuesday from 10:45 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. in the Relief Society Room at the church prior to services. Interment will be at Timpanogos Memorial Gardens, 1000 N. 400 E. in Orem, UT. Online guestbook at May heaven be favored with your musical talents. Until we meet again dad. You are loved and will be very, very missed. With Love, Your Family In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Choral Arts Society of UT; PO Box 2623, SLC, UT 84110 or to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Missionary fund.




Evelyn Myers Logan, 95, New Castle, Va., and formerly of Gettysburg, died Thursday, April 7, 2011 at her home. She was born July 2, 1915 in Craig County, Va., the daughter of the late Arthur L. and Effie Dudding Myers. Her husband, James R. “Bob” Logan, died in 1995.

Mrs. Logan was a member of Trinity United Christ of Christ in Biglerville. For many years she owned and operated Evelyn Logan Beauty Shop at various locations in Gettysburg. She also worked for many years at Monahan Funeral Home as a beautician.

Evelyn is survived by a son, James M. Logan of Baltimore, Md.; a daughter, Suzanne L. Baumgartner and her husband Bill of Bel Air, Md.; a grandson, Randolph Rohrbaugh, II and his wife Karen; a great-grandson, Grayson Hess; a sister, Eloise Stebar of New Castle, Va.; a sister-in-law, Teenie Myers; nieces and nephews Danna Wood and her husband Ken, James E. Stebar, Stranna Hammond, Vicki Lee and her husband Gene, Gwen Crockett, Beth Bell and her husband Calvin, Martha Webb and her husband Doug, Vonnie Hughes and her husband Larry, Mary Gebhart, Dawn Dovey; and many great-nieces and -nephews.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 16, at 11 a.m. from Monahan Funeral Home in Gettysburg, with Rev. George Heberling officiating. Interment will be in Biglerville Cemetery. There will be a viewing at the funeral home Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service.

Dudding Jr., Emmett Hubert Emmett Hubert (Sam) Dudding, Jr., 73, of Eagle Rock, passed away in his sleep on Saturday morning, September 22, 2007.

Sam was a member of the Eagle Rock Baptist Church, had served as a military policeman in the US Army, and retired from Catawba Hospital after 13 years of service. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Julia Teaford Dudding, son, Emmett H. "Eddie" Dudding, III, parents, Emmett H., Sr. and Marie Elizabeth Austin Dudding, and brothers, Delbert A. Dudding and Frankie Dudding. He is survived by his son and best buddy, Malcolm Lee Dudding of Eagle Rock.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, September 25, 2007 in the Eagle Rock Chapel of Botetourt Funeral Home with Pastor Billy Ronk and Rev. Mark Washington officiating. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Botetourt Funeral Home, 14777 Church St., Eagle Rock, 884-2276.

Published in the Roanoke Times from 9/23/2007 - 9/24/2007

Frances Louise Clark Dudding, 80, of Lynchburg, Va., died Thursday, October 16, 2008. She was the wife of the late Howard "Woodie" Eugene Dudding. Louise was born August 22, 1928, in Salem, Va., a daughter of the late Samuel Henry Clark and Frances Lynch Clark. Louise was retired from The News & Advance where she worked in display advertising. She was an avid bowler and was proud to be in the Bowling Hall of Fame and had been a member of the YMCA adult swimming aerobics class. Louise was a proud member of Tyreeanna United Methodist Church where she the choir director for over 40 years, played the piano, and loved being with her church family.
She is survived by her daughters, Sharon D. Crist-Austin and husband, Bobby, of Lynchburg, and Deborah "Debi" Baker and husband, Warren, of Madison Heights; her grandchildren, Stephen Crist and wife, Jacquie, of Appomattox, Lori Baker, of Madison Heights, and Lindsey Hinkley and husband, Joel, of Madison Heights; her great-grandchildren, Alison, Madelyn, Savannah, Jasmine, Brandon and Quinten; her sisters-in-law, Jo Ann Clark, of Richmond, Marjorie Dupree and husband, Jerry, of Buchanan, Margaret Huffman and husband, Earl, of Madison Heights, and Libby Dudding, of Eagle Rock; her devoted friend and neighbor, Louise Deacon and family; along with a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by five sisters, Eva Carlock, Gladys Cook, Evelyn Fisher, Lucy Carper and Gertrude Falwell; and six brothers, Wilburn Clark, Walter Clark, Colonel Clark, Harry Clark, Woody Clark and Dick Clark.
The family will receive friends at Louise's home. A visitation will be held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 19, 2008, at Tyreeanna United Methodist Church. A funeral service will follow at 2:30 p.m. with the Reverend James Wimpy Martin and the Reverend C. Douglas Pillow officiating. A second visitation will take place following the service at the church. Interment will be held 11 a.m. on Monday, October 20, 2008, in Fort Hill Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Tyreeanna United Methodist Church, 5215 Tyreeanna Road, Lynchburg, Va. 24504 and the YMCA, 1315 Church Street, Lynchburg, Va. 24504.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Bendall and his staff, as well as the Cardiac Treatment Center for their wonderful care.
DUDDING, Joseph Bern, ("Joe"), 86, of New Castle, died Friday, January 23, 1998.

He was a beloved husband and of Christian faith. He was a native of Craig County, but made his home in Waiteville, W.Va., until recently moving back to New Castle. He was an electrician with the I.B.E.W. Local #637.

He was proceeded in death by a son, Gene Ervin Dudding; parents, Shube and Katie Dudding, and four brothers, Howard, Claude, Kenneth and Robert. Surviving family includes his wife, Mary Margaret Williams Dudding; three sons, James of New Castle, Joe C. of Narrows and Donnie of Waiteville, W.Va.; six daughters, Mary D. Harris of Covington, Rachel D. Elmore of Covington, Una Lake Drummond of New Castle, Edith McPeak of Walkertown, N.C., Debbie Carter of Roanoke and Cissy Sowers of Salem; 19 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.

 Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, January 26, at New Zion Union Church, Waiteville, W.Va. The body will be placed at the church one hour prior to the service. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Paitsel Funeral Home in New Castle.

Memorial contributions may be made to Craig County Rescue Squad. A special thanks to Rex Hale and Becky Price. A very special thanks to Sharon Fowler.

Mary Louise Dudding Vaughn, age 83, of Eagle Rock, Virginia died suddenly on Sunday, July 28, 2002.

She was a life long resident of Eagle Rock and a life time member of the Eagle Rock United Methodist Church. Her long and joyous life was dedicated to family, Church and many friends. She will be sadly missed by all.

She was born on May 26, 1919, the daughter of the late Shelton David and Mamie Whitmer Dudding. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Emmett and Jack Dudding, son James M. Vaughn , Jr. and a grandson Neil Edward Vaughn.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years, James M. Vaughn, Sr., Eagle Rock, son and daughter- in- law, David A. and Frances M. Vaughn of Woodbridge, Va., son, John A. Vaughan of Urbanna, Va., daughter and son- in- law, Priscilla and John B. Vaughan, III of Tappahannock, Va., son- and -daughter in law, George and Jan B. Vaughn of Cincinnati, Ohio, daughter and son- in- law, Rosemary and David J. League of Richmond, Va., Daughter in law, Rita B. Vaughn of Eagle Rock, brother Charles D. Dudding, of Eagle Rock. Also surviving are eight grandchildren, three great grandchildren and numerous other family members.

A funeral service will be held Thursday, August 1, 2002 at 2:00 P. M. in the Eagle Rock United Methodist Church with interment to follow in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening at Nicely Funeral Home, Clifton Forge from 7:00 until 8:30 P.M. and at the Eagle Rock United Methodist Church on Wednesday evening from 7:00 until 9:00 PM. The body will be placed in the church one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Eagle Rock United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund or to the Eagle Rock Improvement Association for the reconstruction of the historical First Baptist Church, a community project.

Mary Alice Dudding Persinger, 84, of 362 Roxbury Street, Clifton Forge, Virginia, died, Thursday, December 30, 2004 at Alleghany Regional Hospital, Low Moor.

She was born on June 6, 1920 in Craig County, Virginia, a daughter of the late Zelotes Odell and Lola Lockhart Dudding. Mrs. Persinger was a homemaker and a member of the Clifton Forge Baptist Church.

She is survived by three sons, James M. Persinger, Jr. of Covington, Dennis E. Persinger of Clifton Forge, and William R. Persinger of Clifton Forge; one sister and brother-in-law, Edna and Bill Oakley of Staunton; one brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Doris Dudding of Hopewell; four grandchildren; four great grandchildren; special sister-in-law, Ruth Bush of Clifton Forge; and a number of nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James M. Persinger, Sr. in 1975; one son, Odell Dudding; one brother, Frank Dudding; and one sister, Lillian Childs.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, January 3, 2005 at 11:00 A.M. from the chapel of Nicely Funeral Home, Clifton Forge with Reverend J. Glenn Linthicum officiating. Interment will follow at Alleghany Memorial Park, Low Moor. The family will receive friends on Sunday evening from 7:00 until 8:30 P.M. at Nicely Funeral Home.

Jan 28, 2002, EARL E. DUDDING, 78, of Scott Depot, husband of Christine Dudding, died Sunday in Teays Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Hurricane. He retired from Harper Construction Co. Also surviving are one son, Kevin Dudding of St. Albans; and two daughters, Robin Mitchell of St. Albans and Linda Preiser of Scott Depot. Private graveside service at Providence Baptist Church Cemetery, Winfield. Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane, is in charge of arrangements. Contributions may be made to Kanawha Hospice Care Inc., 1143 Dunbar Ave., Dunbar, WV 25064.
Emmett Hubert (Eddie) Dudding, III, 49, of Roanoke, Virginia died on Saturday July 21, 2007.  He uas preceded in death by his Mother, Julia Teaford Dudding and is survived by his Father, Emmett (Sam) H. Dudding, Jr, Brother, Malcolm Lee Dudding; special friend, Kathy Arthur; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.   Graveside service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, July 26, 2007 in the Eagle Rock United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Wessley Patterson and Pastor Billy Ronk Officiating.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday July 25, 2005 from 6 to 8 p.m. At the Eagle Rock Chapel of Botetourt Funeral home.   Published in the Roanoke Times July 24, 2007. 
Apr 17, 2002, FRANCES VIRGINIA MACHIR DUDDING, 88, of Point Pleasant, widow of George Axtell Dudding, died Tuesday at home. She was a homemaker. Survivors include one sister, Florence E. Love of Letart. Funeral 11 a.m. Friday at Crow-Hussell Funeral Home, Point Pleasant; burial in Suncrest Cemetery, Point Pleasant. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Oct 09, 2003, GAEL DUDDING, 79, of Mason, husband of Ruth Dudding, died Wednesday in Pleasant Valley Hospital. He retired from the U.S. Army as a Master Sergeant. Memorial service 3 p.m. Sunday, Foglesong-Tucker Funeral Home, Mason. Visitation one hour before service.
Geraldine Dudding Ferguson, 73, of Salem, passed away on Sunday, January 16, 2005 following her illness. She was born in Salem in 1931 to the late Ezra and Rebbecca Dudding. Also preceding her in death are sons, Brandy and Jeffery Allan Ferguson; sister, Kathrine Fink; brother, Bill Dudding of Yuma, Ariz.; half-sisters, Leon Harrell and Anna Bell Lovern; and half-brothers, George, James, and Oscar Dudding. She leaves behind her husband of 57 years, Wesley Ferguson; son, James Ferguson and wife, Christine, of Elliston; daughters, Sandy Lacy of Roanoke and Vicky Ayers and husband, Jeff, of Roanoke; brother, Ezra Dudding and his wife, Faye, of Ferrum; sister, Elaine Foster and husband, Ed, of Westminster, Mass.; nine grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; and fourteen nieces and nephews. The family wishes to thank Good Samaritan Hospice for their compassionate love and care during Geraldine's illness. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 18, 2005 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 19, 2005 at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Salem where Geraldine was a member. Bishop Bill Brown, Jr. will officiate. Interment will follow at Mt. Hermon Church of the Brethren Cemetery in Bassett. The Ferguson family is being served by John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home in Salem,
John Olanza Dudding, 87, of Lynchburg, Va., passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2009, in University of Virginia Hospital Medical Center. He was the husband of the late Claire Dodds Dudding. Twice married his first wife was the late Denise Jovelet Dudding. Born June 26, 1921, in Roanoke, he was the son of the late John Olanzo and Jenny Arthur Dudding. He was a retired employee of General Electric and was a member of The United Church of God. He is survived by two sons, William A. Dudding and wife, Robin, of Midlothian, and James P. Dudding and wife, Valerie, of Ruckersville; his daughter, Linda S. Brown and husband, Bob Cox, of Lynchburg; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 2009, at Diuguid Wiggington Chapel with the Rev. John Foster officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from noon until service time. Those wishing to make memorial contributions please consider a charity of choice. For online condolences please visit
Karen Faye Looney Williams, 46, of Blue Ridge, passed away Monday, April 24, 2006. She was born August 2, 1959, the daughter of the late Rucker P. Looney and Elva Dudding Looney. She was preceded in death by a son, Jason Price Arnold. She was a graduate of Lord Botetourt High School.  Surviving are her husband, Don Williams of Blue Ridge; two sons, Todd Arnold and his wife, Michelle of Roanoke, Robbie Arnold and his wife, Nikki of Blue Ridge; daughter-in-law, Heather Dooley of Montvale; brothers, Mike Looney and wife, Laura of Montvale, Timmy Looney of Montvale, Jeff Looney of Blue Ridge; former husband, Bobby Arnold of Roanoke; stepchildren, Jonathan Williams and wife, Katie of Port St. Lucie, Fla., Corey Williams of Nashville, Tenn., Sandy Hall and husband, Harry of Nashville, Tenn.; very special grandchildren, Jaycee "Princess" Arnold, Jason "Bolo" Arnold, Stephanie and her husband, Michael, Khia Hall, Tayler "Tater" Bohon-Holdren; special niece, Heather Looney; nephews, Jamie Looney, Joey Looney, Dustin Sledd; numerous aunts, uncles and friends. Graveside funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Thursday at Glade Creek Cemetery with the Rev. Glenn Stevens officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements by Lotz Funeral Home, Vinton Chapel. (9576674)   Published on 04/25/2006
M. A. Dudding b. Winfield, West Virginia; died. 14 June 1923; buried. Warrensburg - Cedar County - Missouri Wife - Mary (unknown) Male - White - Married - Age at time of Death 71 years - 1 month - 2 days Occupation at death - Ranchman Informant - Mrs M. A. Dudding - El Dorado Springs - Cedar County - Missouri Cause of Death - Acute Myocardits - Contributory - Influnzia Attending Doctor - W. P. Royster M. D. - El Dorado Springs - Cedar County - Missouri Undertaker - J. C. Nafirs - El Dorado Springs - Cedar County - Missouri
Oct 23, 2005, MARK ANDREW DUDDING, 40, of Huntington, died Friday in St. Mary's Medical Center. He was a former collection manager for Dixie Staffing. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Wayne County. Burial will follow. Survivors include his mother, Janis Grate Dudding; Brogan Dudding, Aulbrey Biddle, Sam Dudding, Cindy Dudding, Butch Dudding, Garnet Dudding, Brandon Dudding, Clayton Dudding, Rachel Dudding and Kaela Dudding. There will be no visitation nor procession to the cemetery. Reger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Ronelle June Hageman (Sissy) Dudding, 51, of Troutville, went to be with our Savior on Thursday, November 3, 2005. She is preceded in death by her parents, Ronald and Betty Whitaker Hageman. Surviving are her husband of 28 years, Ronald Dudding, Sr.; daughter and son-in-law, Michelle Helms Hurley and John Hurley, of Troutville; sons, Chance Dudding, Ronald Dudding, Jr., of Troutville; son and daughter-in-law, Frankie Helms, Jr., and Jennifer Helms, of Tulsa, Ok.; five grandchildren, Ashley and Kristian Helms, Tyler, Noah and Ryan Hurley; sister and brother-in-law, Deborah and Glen Martin, of Fincastle; brothers and sisters-in-law, Dean and Kathy Hageman, of Troutville, Michael and Pam Hageman, of Decatur, Il.; father-in-law and a very special mother-in-law, Robert and Very Dudding, of Troutville; sister-in-law, Diane Harlow and her husband, Jeff, of Buchanan; brothers-in-law, Norris Dudding and Glenn Dudding, of Troutville, also are a number of aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. In lieu of flowers memorials ma be made to the family to help with their expenses. Funeral services will be at Oakey's East Chapel, 2 p.m. Monday, November 7, 2005 with Pastor Keith Olvier officiating. Interment will be in the Glade Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, at Oakey's East Chapel (Bonsack). 977-3909 Taken from Roanoke Times, Roanoke, Va.
Pearl Amos *Dudding*, 95, of Roanoke County, died Monday, February 7, *2005*. Pearl was a longtime member and the oldest person at Red Hill Church of the Brethren, where she had sung in the choir for over 50 years and had served as church treasurer. She was a former employee of American Viscose Corp. with 33 years service. Pearl was preceded in death by her husband, Wilbur A. *Dudding*; and her grandson, Jason E. Meyers. Surviving are her daughters, Gail D. Wood of Boonville, N.C., Cindy D. Meyers of Phoenix, Az.; her grandchildren, Mark Wood of Winston-Salem, N.C., Chad Meyers, Marilyn Phillips, Gail Smith, all of  Phoenix, Az.; five great-grandchildren; seven stepgreat-grandchildren; her sister, Rachel Jordan of Roanoke County; several nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held at Red Hill Church of the Brethren, Friday, February 11, 2 p.m. with the Rev. Dr. Ernie Deyerle and the Rev. Tony Emmons officiating. Interment will follow in the Amos Family Cemetery, Roanoke County. The family will receive friends Thursday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Oakey's South Chapel. _(5110406) Published on 02/10/*2005* The Roanoke Times
Robert Richard Dudding, 83 of New Castle, Craig County, Virginia., went to be with the Lord on Friday, December 19, 2008.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Lillian Dudding; four brothers; and five sisters.  He is survived by his wife, Constance Dudding; sons and daughter-in-law, Glenn Dudding and wife, Wanda, Donald Dudding and wife, Carolyn; son, Kenneth Dudding; daughter and son- in - law Nancy Crowder and husband, Mike; son and daughter-in-law, Benny Dudding and wife, Susan; 10 grandchildren; nine greatgrandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.  Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on Monday December 22, 2008, at the Forks of John's Creek Christian Church with the Reverend Bill Frazier officiating.  Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Christiansburg. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, December 21, 2008, at Paitsel Funeral Home Chapel.  Arrangements by Paitsel Furnera Home .   Published in the Roanoke Times from 12/20/2008 - 12/21/2008   I do not have Robert in my records but do have probably his parents Charles George Dudding and Lillian Letha Crawford or Lillian l Looney.
William (Bill) Sylvester Dudding, 92, of New Castle, Va., passed away Saturday, May 17, 2008. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Sadie Marie Dudding, second wife, Mary Cockerham Dudding, parents, Clarence and Dovie Dudding. He is survived by nephew, Jesse Etter; stepdaughter, Jeannie Bowman; two first cousins, Eloise Stebar and Evelyn Logan. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at Paitsel Funeral Home with Dr. Ernie Johnson and Rev. Jim Morris officiating. Interment will follow at Huffman Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Monday, May 19, 2008 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Paitsel Funeral Home. A special thanks to Lewis Gale Medical Center and Salem Health and Rehab. Arrangements by Paitsel Funeral Home.
Published in the Roanoke Times from 5/19/2008 - 5/20/2008.



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DEMMIA M. DUDDING WHEELER, 100, of Scott Depot, widow of Jerome Dudding and Alfred Wheeler, died Saturday, December 12, 2009. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Allen Funeral Home, Hurricane, WV. Burial will follow at Providence Baptist Church Cemetery, Rocky Step Road. Visitation will be one hour prior to service at the funeral home.
Ellen P. Scheidler, 82, of Milton, passed away Saturday, October 18, 2008, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, October 21, 2008, at the Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, by Rev. Jackie Clark. Burial in Milton Cemetery.

She was born July 1, 1926, in Huntington, a daughter of the late Frank and Ida E. Dudding Goucher. She was the owner of Park Inn and High School Grill, Milton, and Putnam Theater, Hurricane, and a former employee of Hill's Department Store. She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam J. Scheidler.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Cimba and Jim Johnson of Ona; sons and daughter-in-law, Samuel H. and Valerie Scheidler, and Jim Scheidler and his fiancé, Lillian Black, all of Milton; grandchildren and spouses, Samuel J. and Jo Anna Scheidler, Matthew A. and Felicia Scheidler, Kelli D. and David Gilreath, Jamie Y. and Steve Day, Jimmy Scheidler and Jamie Johnson Woods; great-grandchildren, Alex, Jacob, Aiden, Peyton, Ragan, Jackson, Connor and "special great-grandchild," Garrett Nitz; her special dogs, Brandi, Jessie, Cori and Fritz.

The family would especially like to thank a special friend, Jean Chapman, Anna Wilson and Gail Taylor for their loving care of their mother during her illness.

Wallace Funeral Home, Milton
Forrest “Gene” Edwards, 79 of Culloden passed away Sunday, October 19, 2008, at the Hospice House of Huntington.

He was born August 11, 1929, and was a son of the late Jay P. and Gladys Dudding Edwards. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Dorothea Williams and Ruth Edwards Thompson; brothers, Franklin and Samuel Thompson and Douglas Edwards; and a brother-in-law, Lou Hayes.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Joyce Garrett Edwards; daughters and sons-in-law Natalie and Rex Dillinger of Milton and Melissa and Travis Goodwin of Greenville, S.C.; and one son and daughter-in-law, Dwight and Tammy Edwards of Culloden. Gene is also survived by three wonderful grandsons, Ben and Jacob Dillinger of Milton and Johnathan “J.D.” Edwards of Culloden. Also surviving are his sister, Yvonne Hayes of Culloden; and his brother and sister-in-law, James and Nadine Edwards of Scott Depot.

Gene served in the U.S. Navy as an engineman/fireman on the USS Kent from 1948 to 1950. He was retired from Union Carbide/Rhone-Poulenc, Institute.

He was a member of the Culloden Volunteer Fire Department for many years and also a member of the First Baptist Church of Hurricane.

Funeral services will be conducted at noon Wednesday, Oct. 22, at the Valley View Memorial Park Chapel of the Guardian Angel Mausoleum, Hurricane, by Jim McGehee. Military graveside services will be conducted by American Legion Post 139, Milton.

Visitation services will be conducted one hour prior to the service at the mausoleum chapel.

Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, is in charge of arrangements.

Special thanks go to the Hospice House of Huntington, St. Mary's Medical Center, Cabell County EMS and Dr. Ronald Brownfield.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice House of Huntington.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

JANIS MARIE DUDDING, 71, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Sunday, February 1, 2009, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Graveside service will be conducted at noon Thursday at Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy, Ohio, by Terry Wagner. Burial will follows. She was born May 25, 1937, in Gallipolis, Ohio, a daughter of the late William R. and Ruth Marie Baker Grate. She was a member of the Tri-State Worship Center, South Point, Ohio. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Lee Dudding and a son, Mark Dudding. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Sam and Cindy Dudding of St. Pete Beach, Fla., and William and Garnet Dudding of Huntington; six grandchildren, Rachel, Kaela, Brandon, Clayton, Brogan and Aubrey; and a brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Becky Grate of Charleston, W.Va. There will be no visitation nor procession to the cemetery. Reger Funeral Home, Huntington, is in charge of arrangements.

VERDUNVILLE, W.Va. — Lula Mae Dudding, 72, of Verdunville, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 31, 2007, at South Williamson ARH in South Williamson, Ky.

Born April 15, 1935, at Hedgeview, she was a daughter of the late Rev. Buford and Eunice Thompson Morris. Also preceding her in death was one brother, Junior Morris of Verdunville.

Lula Mae was a faithful member of the Verdunville Church of God.

Lula Mae was the beloved wife of Thomas Dudding; the mother of Melissa Dehart of Columbus, Ohio; son, Titus Lee Workman of North Carolina; a step-mother to Frankie Dudding, Butch Dudding and Joe Dudding and Teresa Lunsford, all of Logan; a sister to Ethel Workman of Arkansas and Myrtle Eden of Verdunville, and a grandmother to Robert Dehart of Columbus.

Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday August 6, at the James Funeral Home Chapel at Aracoma with Rev. Michael Hartwell officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby.

Visitation will begin at noon Monday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be left at

James Funeral Home of Aracoma is in charge of the arrangements. 

SSDI , b. 28 Feb 1920 ; d. Mar 1982 MARY F DUDDING , 62 of Mason , died Saturday in Pleasant Valley Hospital. Serving is a brother Robert P Dudding of Mason . Funeral 1:30 p m Wednesday at Fogelsong Funeral Home , Mason/ burial ibn Graham Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p m tomorrow
Wanda Jean Dudding, 71, of Scott Depot went home to be with the Lord Jan. 15, 2007, at CAMC General Hospital, Charleston.   Born April 29, 1935, in Putnam County, she was a daughter of the late Clayton C. and Opal Marie Tucker Dudding. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Mary Lou Frazier, and her brother, Jimmy Dudding.   She was a homemaker, a member of Providence Baptist Church, Scott Depot, and a loving mother and grandmother.   Surviving are her daughters and sons-in-law, Sherry and Raymond Conner of Paris, Ky., Carla and Rick Cook of Hurricane and Susan and Sandy Roush of Scott Depot; her sisters, Sharon Jones and Carolyn Rudd, both of Cincinnati, Ohio; and her grandchildren, Jeremy Bumgardner and his wife, Brandi, Nick Bumgardner and Madora and Cassandra Roush.   Service will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at Providence Baptist Church, Rocky Step Road, Scott Depot, with the Rev. Robert Kelly and the Rev. David Bess officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
PEACH CREEK, W.Va. — Following a long illness, Michael Keith Dudding, 49, joined his Lord Jesus Christ on Friday, February 1, 2008.

Michael was born January 14, 1959, and was a life long resident of Peach Creek. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, William and Hattie Mae Dudding of Peach Creek, and maternal grandparents Alpha and Sylvia Davis of Chapmanville.

Survivors include his mother, Jean Davis Dudding; father, William ”Bill” Dudding; brothers, Greg and Bobby Dudding; two sons, Brent (Rebecca Simms) Souliere of Jacksonville, Fla., and Michael (Allyson) Dudding of Memphis, Tenn., as well as several uncles and cousins.

Michael was a 1978 graduate of Logan High School. He was a disable coal miner and was baptized at Peach Creek United Methodist Church. Michael will be sadly missed by a host of friends who loved him dearly.

Visitation will be held at Honaker Funeral Home on Friday at 11 a.m. Services will follow at noon with Rev. Bill McDonald officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Glenn Lanthorne, Michael Nolletti, Steve Adkins, Terry Adkins and Andrew Staton. Honorary pallbearer will be Tony Lombardo.

COAL GROVE - Glenna A. Dudding Bruce, 70, of Coal Grove, passed away Dec. 19, 2004, at a local health center.   She was born Oct. 19, 1934, in Tornado, W.Va., the daughter of Demmia Racer Dudding Wheeler of Scott depot, W.Va., and Jerome Dudding, deceased.   She was a graduate of Blackfork High School and Chesapeake Beauty Academy. She was a former nurse's aide at several nursing homes and was also a beautician who owned and operated her own beauty shop at Rock Camp. She formerly sang with The Gospelaires and the Bruce Family Singers. She spent most of her life in Lawrence County.   She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard Lee "Bill" Bruce, who died March 28, 2000; her father, a brother, Jerome Dudding Jr., and her step-father, Alfred Wheeler.   In addition to her mother, she is survived by a sister, Dreema Chapman of Scott Depot, W.Va., a brother, R.C. Dudding of South Point; a niece and care giver, Pam Neal-Wagner of Coal Grove; and several nieces and nephews.   Graveside service will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at Lawrence Furnace Cemetery with the Rev. James Cremeans officiating. There will be no visitation.  Phillips Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


MARTHA M. DUDDING, 68, of Racine, wife of John Dudding, died Monday at home. She was a secretary. Funeral 11 a.m., Greenwood Cemetery. No visitation. Arrangements by Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine. Contributions to the American Cancer Society.

    Her name is Martha M Stowe born abt. 1936, looks like she died June 14, 2004.  She is the wife of my 1st cousing, John Franklin Dudding the son of John Cambell Dudding my uncle.  The obituary had nothing more.  I have not been able to find anything else on her.


Elizabeth L. Dudding Fish Bloede, 100, passed away July 8, 2004, in Fair Lady Personal Care Home, Winfield, after a short illness.

She was a homemaker who enjoyed music, flowers, and cats and dogs. She was a member of First Church of Christ Scientist, St. Albans.

Elizabeth was preceded in death by her husband, Paul A. Bloede; and daughter, Mary Fish Morrison.

Mrs. Bloede is survived by son, Charles E. Fish and wife, Jean, of Cross Lanes; grandson, Stephen C. Fish of Nitro; great-grandson, Alexander Fish of Nitro; son-in-law, Ray D. Morrison of Charleston; and special friend, Marilyn Mason.

The family would like to extend their appreciation to Charlotte Stanley and the other employees of Fair Lady Personal Care Home and Kanawha Hospice Care for their wonderful care of Elizabeth.

In accordance with Mrs. Bloede's wishes, her body has been cremated.

There will be no service or visitation.

Arrangements are in the care of Keller Funeral Home, Dunbar.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Kanawha Hospice Care, Inc., 1143 Dunbar Avenue, Dunbar, WV 25064, or, to Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association Animal Shelter, 1248 Greenbrier Street, Charleston, WV 25311.

RONALD DAVID DUDDING, 71, of Wayne, died Oct. 23. Funeral service 1 p.m. Thursday, Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville; burial at Spring Hill Cemetery, Huntington. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
BESSIE LAWSON DUDDING BRADSHAW, 85, formerly of Hamlin, W.Va., mother of Kenneth L. Dudding of Huntington, W.Va., died Tuesday. She was a retired Registered Nurse. Funeral service 3 p.m. Thursday, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin. Visitation one hour before service Thursday at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to Hospice of Huntington.  Bessie was the wife of Rupert Excell ( Exie ) Dudding
GLORIA MABEL HARRAH McKinney, 84, of Huntington, W.Va., died Saturday, November 21, 2009, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m., Wednesday, November 25, 2009, at Reger Funeral Chapel, Huntington. Burial will follow at Spring Valley Memory Gardens, Huntington. Gloria, the daughter of the late A.A. Harrah and Ola Mabel Dudding, was born February 28, 1925, in Chicago, Illinois. Mrs. McKinney was preceded in death by Arthur E. McKinney, her husband of 60 years, four brothers, one sister and a very special granddaughter, Kimberly Ann Canterbury. Survivors include one sister, Joan Hudson of Louisville, Ky. Gloria was retired from Anderson Newcomb, where she worked in the foundation department as a buyer and salesperson. She was a member of Tucker Memorial Baptist Church in Huntington. Mrs.McKinney loved gardening, ceramics, family sporting events, and being surrounded by her family. She is survived by three sons, Arthur E. McKinney of Huntington, Gary D. McKinney of Highland, Calif., Danny K. McKinney of Huntington; one daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Robert Shull of Milton, W.Va.; seven grandchildren and spouses, Barbara and Vince Foley, Terry and Robert Barker, Arthur McKinney III and Angie, Tina and John King, Marc and Treacy Canterbury, Kellie McKinney and Michael McKinney; 10 great-grandchildren, Garrett Braham, Kacie Barker, Cameron McKinney, Jaelyn McKinney, Heather Andersen, Melanie King, Troy King, Sean Canterbury, Leah Canterbury, Max Canterbury; three friends, Derek Smythers, Eli Underwood and Amber Hancock. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday November 24, 2009, at Reger Funeral Home.





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