Samuel P. Ervin
Samuel Palmer Ervin, age 52, of Rotary Street in Morgantown, died Sunday, November 13, 2000, at his residence.
Mr. Ervin was born February 21, 1948, at Marlinton, and was the son of Marie P. Ervin, of Morgantown, and the late Leon Samuel Ervin.
He was a manager at Tailgaters Pub in Morgantown, was President and Director of the Morgantown Chapter of Billiard Congress of America, and was a member of the 1994 World Championship Valley National Eightball Association in Morgantown.
He was preceded in death by his father in 1981.
Mr. Ervin is survived by his mother; one son, Samuel P. Ervin, of Tennessee; one sister, Vivian L. Hartman, of Georgia; two brothers, Ronald Ervin, of Richmond, Virgin-ia, and Brent Ervin, of Winchester, Virginia; and one granddaughter.
Visitation will be held Wednesay from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home in Arbovale. Services will be held Thursday, November 16, at 11 a.m., at the Funeral Home in Arbovale with burial following in Arbovale Cemetery.
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JoAnn Chisolm, age 56, a resident of Harding, died November 7, 2000, at Davis Memorial Hospital, Elkins, after several months' illness with cancer.
She was born July 18, 1944, at Harding, a daughter of Mary McCuller Chisolm and the late Richard E. Chisolm.
Mrs. Chisolm attended Riverside School at Elkins and Coalton High School. She worked for many years at Memorial General Hospital in the Central Supply Unit. She attended the Shiloh Baptist Church of Elkins, where she served as president of the Missionary Society. She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #5583 at Coalton, member and Past Worthy Matron of the Benson Chapter #17, Order of the Eastern Star, and served as a Girl Scout Troop Leader.
Surviving her, in addition to her mother, are a daughter, Barbara J. Chisolm, of Harding; four brothers, Richard (Jr.), Chisolm, of Norton, Henry Chisolm, of Farmington, George Chisolm, of Phoenix, Arizona, and Robert Chisolm, of Harding; one sister, Barbara Tyson, of Snowshoe; and one grandson.
Final rites were conducted from Lohr-Barb-Vance Funeral Home in Elkins on Sunday afternoon by the Rev. Terry Cannon. Burial was in the Mountain State Memorial Gardens at Gilman.