Ellen Verleigh “Smitty” Smith, Blackburn, Schachtschneider passed away on Oct. 27, 2019, just after making sure the pumpkins got carved for Halloween this year. She was born in Carlton, Washington, on June 21, 1926, to Clara and Wid Smith. The family lived up Gold Creek. Verleigh went to Pateros High School, graduating in 1944. Verleigh married […]
Frances Viola Ward Hintz was received into heaven by her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Oct. 30, 2019, at the age of 86. Frances was born in Wellington, Ohio, on Dec. 28, 1932, to Clarence and Dollie Ward. She is the oldest of 12 children. She learned early how to love and care for […]
A celebration of life for former Methow Valley News columnist Sally Gracie will be held in Twisp on Nov. 24, from 2 – 4 p.m., at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Sally Gracie Fund may be made through the Community Foundation of North Central Washington at www.CFNCW.org. All proceeds will […]
Sarah Lindsay Reed Gracie (Sally) died suddenly on Oct. 14, 2019, in Lincoln, Nebraska, as a result of a stroke. Her family was by her side. She was 76. Sally was born in Baltimore, Maryland, to William Jay and Louise Ayres Reed. For most of her 55 years on the East Coast she lived in […]
Clayton Michael Thornton, age 38, was swiftly taken to heaven by the angels to be with our Lord on Oct. 27, 2019. He was born on June 4, 1981, in Tonasket. He was the second child born to Ted and Hanna Thornton of Carlton. He was preceded in death by his father Ted Thornton, and […]
Bernice Jean (Rupp) Hartzell, of Twisp, was born to Sylvan and Pearl (Frey) Rupp in Wauseon, Ohio on June 19, 1933. Bernice was the fourth of seven children growing up on the family farm in northwest Ohio. Bernice Hartzell was 86 years old at the time of her death on Oct. 31, 2019. She was […]
Verleigh (Smitty) Schachtschneider passed away on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019. Services will be Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at 2 p.m. at the Twisp Eagles Hall. There will be a full obituary in next week’s Methow Valley News.
Margaret Darlene (Winters) Hill was welcomed into the arms of our Lord on Oct. 23, 2019. She was born May 4, 1931, in Watson, Oklahoma, to Leonard and Bessie (Evans) Winters. She had two brothers and one sister. Margaret married C.H. Smith in 1950 in Idabel, Oklahoma. In July of 1951, Margaret moved out to […]
Jeremy D. (Nim) Titcomb received his angel wings Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, in Wenatchee, Washington. To honor him and his wishes there will be no gathering, no memorial or funeral services.
John Monroe Lewis, 76, of Twisp, passed away Oct. 19, 2019, at home. There is no service information at this time.