There are 31 Obituaries
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg VA, Mon, Mar. 21, 1921
A. G. BAUGHER
Father of Rev. S. L. Baugher Succumbs to a Complication of Diseases
A. G. Baugher died at his home near Swift Run on Saturday at noon after a lingering illness of a complication of diseases. He was seventy five years old. Mr. Baugher was born and raised in the Swift Run community, and managed the farm on which he lived for forty years. He was a son of the late Asa S. and Eliza Baugher, was an honest and industrious citizen and was held high regard by those who knew him. When he was twenty years of age he married Miss Nellie Shifflett, daughter of Solomon and Fannie Shifflett of the Swift Run neighborhood. To this union were born ten children, a son Victory, having died about twenty years ago. Surviving are his widow, also six daughters and three sons; Mrs. G. W. Baugher, of Swift Run; Mrs. W. M. Weakley, of Mount Solon; Mrs. Frank P. Comer, Mrs. John Comer, and Mrs. R. L. Lucas, of Shenandoah City; Miss Lula Baugher at home; Asa Baugher, of Ruckersville; J. Fox Baugher, of Baltimore and Rev. S. L. Baugher, of Edinburg. Surviving Mr. Baugher are also twenty-one grandchildren and two great grandchildren; also one brother, M. S. Baugher, and one sister, Mrs. Linnie Lawson, of Swift Run. Funeral services will be held this afternoon from the home, conducted by Rev. W. D. McNeil, pastor of the United Brethren Church of Elkton. Internment will be made in the Baugher's Cemetery on the farm. Note: This is Angus Gordon Baugher h/o Susan Nellie Shifflett.
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jul. 10, 2001
AUBREY G. BAUGHER, SR.
Aubrey Glenn Baugher of Dundalk, Md., passed away Friday, July 6, 2001, in Maryland. He is survived by his beloved wife, Ethel D. Baugher; a daughter, Gayle Henshaw; two sons, Aubrey G. Baugher Jr. and Ernest S. Baugher; three grandchildren, Sandra Lynn, Jerri Leigh and Jamie Lynetta; and a number of other relatives. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with the Rev. Lindsay Walton officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at the funeral home.
The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD, Jul. 8, 2001
AUBREY G. BAUGHER, SR.
On July 6, 2001, AUBREY GLENN BAUGHER, SR.; beloved husband of Ethel Baugher (nee Detamore); devoted father of Patricia Gayle Henshaw, Aubrey Glenn Baugher, Jr., and Ernest Samuel Baugher; dear grandfather of Sandra Lynn, Jerri Leigh and Jaime Lynette. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Bradley-Ashton-Matthews Funeral Home Inc., 2134 Willow Spring Road (at Dundalk Avenue), on Monday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM. Services and Interment private.
The Dundalk Eagle, Dundalk, MD, Jul. 19, 2001
AUBREY G. BAUGHER, SR.
Dunhaven Road resident Aubrey G. Baugher Sr., 73, died of cancer July 6 at home. Mr. Baugher retired in 1989 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture after a long career as a meat inspector. He had earlier worked for Goetze and Armor meat companies and Safeway supermarkets. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. Born in Sparrows Point, he was raised in Stanardsville, Va., where he graduated from high school. In addition to his wife of 47 years, Ethel (nee Detamore), he is survived by daughter Patricia Gayle Henshaw of Ruckersville, Va., sons Aubrey Glenn Baugher Jr. and Ernest Samuel Baugher of Dundalk, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He was buried in Charlottesville, Va.
The Gazette, Montgomery Co., MD, May 7, 1997
Bessie Baugher, 96, of Damascus, died Wednesday, April 30, at home. She was the wife of the late Charley W. Baugher. Mrs. Baugher was born on July 21, 1900, in Greene County, Va. Survivors include a daughter, Bernice Collins; two sons, Douglas Baugher and Brenton Baugher; 19 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Virginia Shifflett. Mrs. Baugher was predeceased by two sons, Daniel Baugher and Charles Baugher. Funeral services were held on May 3 at the Molesworth Funeral Home, Damascus, with the Rev. Wallace Lusk officiating. Burial was in Pine Grove Cemetery, Mount Airy.
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Apr. 20, 2014
CARL WAYNE BAUGHER
Carl Wayne Baugher, 82, of Stanardsville, Virginia, died peacefully at his home on Thursday, April 17, 2014. He was born on October 24, 1931, in the old village of Celt, Virginia. He was the 4th child of nine born to the late Raleigh and Olga McDaniel Baugher. Dad was a hard working former Bethlehem Steelworker who left home for 30 plus years to Baltimore, Maryland, to join his brothers, uncles and numerous local men who went north to work in the Mills at Sparrows Point, Maryland. He enjoyed horse racing, fishing, drinking with his buddies at Fords Tavern in Edgemere. After retirement in the early 90's he moved back to the home place at Celt, Virginia, that his grandfather, John Ira Baugher built. Once home, he hung out with his buddies at Dairy Queen when he was not busy splitting wood to keep the house warm. Dad never drank in a bar again but would enjoy a beer or whisky with friends out by the woodpile. He is survived by his sons, Wayne C. Baugher and his partner, Lindsy Maisch, of Slate Hill, Carl Edward Baugher and his wife, Soun, of Celt, and Dennis A. Baugher of Boise, Idaho. Additional survivors include six grandchildren, Carl Raleigh of Boise, Idaho, Calvin, Emiry and Lily of Celt, Virginia, Maria of Holland, and Christina of Baltimore, Maryland; three great-grandchildren; his brothers, Glynn Baugher of Meadowview, Virginia, and Larry Baugher of Emory, Virginia; the love of his life and mother of his three boys, Dorothy Puelzt; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Hazel Clayson, Violet Burns, June Deaton, and Kay Ortwein; his brothers, Fred and Roy Baugher; and an infant granddaughter, Jessica Lee. Mr. Baugher will be missed! We would like to thank the sons of Fred and Ruth Baugher for the help and love they showed Dad. The family will receive friends on Monday, April 21, 2014, from 5 until 7 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819 Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville, VA 22968. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Mt. Paran Cemetery on Welsh Run. An online guestbook is available at www.ryanfuneral.com. Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, Virginia, is handling the arrangements.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Jul. 11, 2008
CLARENCE BOYD BAUGHER
Clarence Boyd "Sonny" Baugher, 80, of Elkton, died Tuesday, July 8, 2008, at his home. Mr. Baugher was born July 3, 1928, at the Baugher Family Farm near Elkton and was the son of the late Claude C. and Della Pearl Harner Baugher. Mr. Baugher grew up working on the family farm and graduated from Elkton High School. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and "Guarded the Gold" at Fort Knox, Ky., during basic training. He served in the 3rd Armored Division at Fort Hood, Texas. After the Korean War he worked for Baugher Chevrolet in Waynesboro for a number of years. Following the death of his father, he took over his family farm and raised fruits, vegetables, cattle and hay that he sold to local grocery stores and residents. He grew watermelons, cantaloupes and tomatoes by the thousands. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service in 1988 as mail carrier for the Elkton area and continued to farm until his death. He was a member of the Bethel United Church of Christ and the Junior Order of United American Mechanics, and was a lifelong fan of the Boston Red Sox. On July 1, 1950, he married Mary K. "Kack" Clem, who survives. Besides his wife he is survived by three sons, C.B. Baugher II and wife, Carol, Rescue, Va., Jeff T. Baugher and special friend, Peggy Lam, Massanutten, S.M. "Scott" Baugher, Elkton; one daughter, Sara Ann Baugher and friend, Leanne Kelly, Culpeper; one sister, Ruth Life and husband, Granville, Elkton; nine grandchildren, Jeremy Baugher and wife, Karyn, Megan Baugher and Rodney Spangler, Josh Baugher, Meredith Baugher, Gracie Baugher, Addison "Addie" Baugher, Maggie Baugher, Brittany Terry, Charlie McLeod and wife, Amy; one great-grandchild, Nadia Spangler; best friends, Paul and Janice Hamrick and their children, Bradley and Brenda, Monroe, Ind. He was also preceded in death by siblings, C.O. "Oliver" Baugher, Blanche Jennings, Dennis Baugher, Roy C. Baugher and Charles W. "Zeb" Baugher. Pastors Dan Bassett and Wayne Wright and Elder Benjamin Cubbage will conduct the funeral service 2 p.m. Friday, July 11, 2008, at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton. Burial will follow in the Elk Run Cemetery in Elkton. Graveside rites by the Gooden Brothers VFW Post No. 9292. The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Elkton Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 152, Elkton, VA 22827 or the Elkton Fire Company, P.O. Box 91, Elkton, VA 22827.
DENNIS WELDON BAUGHER
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Jan. 7, 1938
Elkton Native Is Auto Victim
Dennis Baugher Is Killed In Car Accident In Powhatan County
Dennis Weldon Baugher, aged 24, son of Mr. and Mrs. Claude O. Baugher, of near Elkton, was instantly killed Wednesday afternoon when the automobile in which he was riding overturned on the highway at Tobaccoville in Powhatan County. Baugher who was born and reared in the Elkton section, moved to Ballsville in Powhatan County where he operated his father's farm, about two years ago. Besides his parents he is survived by four brothers, Oliver Baugher, of Staunton; Ray, Clarence and Charles Baugher, at home; two sisters, Miss Blanche Baugher, of Washington and Miss Ruth Baugher, at home. Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home of his father at Elkton. Services will be conducted by Rev. W. H. Smith, assisted by Rev. Bolling Hobson. Pallbearers will be Paul Harper, Charles Rinica, Owin Miller, Conrad Hensley, Clyde Hensley, Lewis Herndon, Joe Monger and William Clayton. Flower girls will be Ruth Strickler, Cornelia Miller, Lois Zetty, Eunice Miller, Audrey Hensley and Margaret Hensley. Note: Dennis was the s/o of Claude Carlisle Baugher not Claude O. Baugher and his brother was Roy not Ray. This info was submitted by Craig Baugher
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg VA, Fri, Dec. 8, 1978
EDWARD WILSON BAUGHER
Edward Wilson Baugher, 76, of Pittsburgh and formerly of Elkton, died Thursday morning at St. Francis Hospital in Pittsburgh. He had been ill a year. Mr. Baugher was born Aug. 13, 1902 in Elkton and was a son of the late Samuel and Nancy Shifflett Baugher. His wife, Dorothy Baugher, died Sept. 26. Surviving are five sisters, Florence Wyant of Waynesboro, Virginia Ridenour of Baltimore, Nora Baugher and Mabel House, both of Elkton, and Agnes Louderback of Shenandoah. Funeral arrangements are incomplete.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg VA, Sat, Dec. 9, 1978
EDWARD WILSON BAUGHER
ELKTON - The funeral for Edward W. Baugher, 76, of Pittsburgh, Pa. and formerly of Elkton will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday at the Brill Funeral Home in Elkton by the Rev. Henry S. Moody. Burial will be in Elk Run Cemetery. Mr. Baugher died Thursday in St. Francis Hospital at Pittsburgh. The family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun, Sep. 3, 2006
EMMETT EUGENE BAUGHER
Emmett Eugene Baugher, 71, of Ruckersville, passed away at his home on Friday, September 1, 2006. He was born in Greene County on December 15, 1934, a son of the late Ed and Della Baugher. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by a son, Anthony Dwayne Baugher. He was a member of Swift Run Baptist Church and a United States Army veteran. He was a 30 year employee of Facilities Management at the University of Virginia. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Emogene H. Baugher; two sons, Timothy Gene Baugher and his wife, Mary, and Travis Dale Baugher; three daughters, Charlotte Ann Roach, Lisa Carol Gibson and her husband, Sherwood, and Mary Rebecca Baugher and her fiance', James Potter; a sister, Lucille B. Haney; six grandchildren, Rodney Roach, Leslie and Brittany Gibson, Kevin, Timothy and Steven Baugher; two great-grandchildren, Paige and Trenton; and a close friend, Mann Tanskley. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Sunday, September 3, 2006, at the Ryan Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Monday, September 4, 2006, at Ryan Funeral Home with the Rev. Barry Higgins officiating. Interment will follow at the Westover United Methodist Church Cemetery. Ryan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Sep. 29, 2000
Ernest "Jiggs" Baugher, 77, York, Pa., died Friday, Sept. 15. 2000, at his home. Mr. Baugher was born Oct. 22, 1922, in Washington, D.C., and was the son of the late Florence Baugher Weyant. He was raised in Elkton. He was employed at Penn Dairies and retired from Allied Corporation, where he had worked for 15 years. He was currently a civilian administrative aide for the York City Police Department. Mr. Baugher was a member of the Church of The Open Door, Shiloh and was an active member of the church bowling and golf teams. He was a member of the Hole In One Club and was an Army veteran of World War II, First Infantry Division, serving in France, Italy and Africa. Surviving are his wife of 53 years, Anna B. McInnes Baugher; three daughters, Nancy A. Baugher and Linda J. Martin, both of York, and Janice M. Zeigler, Manchester; and two grandchildren. Surviving are his wife of 53 years, Anna B. McInnes Baugher; three daughters, Nancy A. Baugher and Linda J. Martin, both of York, and Janice M. Zeigler, Manchester; and two grandchildren. The Rev. David E. Sutter will conduct the funeral at 3 p.m. Sunday at Church of The Open Door, 8 Carlisle Court, Shiloh, where visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. A private burial will be at Greenmount Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Missions Fund of Church of The Open Door, 8 Carlisle Court, York, Pa. 17404. Arrangements are by William E. Little Funeral Home, Inc., Manchester, Pa.
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sep. 11, 2002
GARY WADE BAUGHER
Gary Wade Baugher, 36, of Stanardsville, passed away Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, in Stanardsville. Born Nov. 18, 1965, he was the son of Ruth Townsend Baugher of Stanardsville and the late Fred Maynard Baugher. In addition to his mother, he is survived by five brothers, Gerald A. Baugher, Laverne M. Baugher, Dale D. Baugher, all of Stanardsville, Terry L. Baugher of Lynchburg, and Freddie W. Baugher and his wife, Cheryl of Ruckersville; three sisters, Marlene A. Hurt and her husband, Greg, of Quinque, Theresa R. Brown and her husband, Tim, of Asheville, N.C., and Maria H. Baugher of Earlysville; a special friend, Liz; five nieces; three nephews; one great-nephew; and a number of extended family members and friends who loved and adored him. He loved the outdoors, hunting, and animals. He will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew him. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at Ryan Funeral Home in Quinque. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday afternoon at Ryan Funeral Chapel in Quinque, with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Mark Holder and the Rev. Robert Woodson will officiate. Ryan Funeral Home, Quinque, is in charge of arrangements.
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Sun. Oct. 16, 1983
GILBERT L. BAUGHER
Gilbert L. Baugher, 80, of Free Union died Oct. 15, 1983, in a local nursing home. Born in Newport News on Nov. 2, 1902, he was the son of the late Henry H. and Martha Maiden Baugher and a widower of Martha Via Baugher, who died Aug. 26, 1983. he was a retired lumberman and a retiree of Morton's Frozen Foods of Crozet. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Norma B> Newcomb. He is survived by two grandchildren, Sandra Painter of Free Union, and Donald H. Newcomb of Richmond; a son-in-law, Herman Newcomb of Richmond; one sister, Ruth B. Keeling of St. Louis, Mo.; three brothers, Stuart W. Baugher of Rising Sun, Md., Thomas J. Baugher of Honolulu, and William H. Baugher of Harve De Grace, Md. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Free Union Church of the Brethren, the Rev Earl Hammer officiating, with burial in the church cemetery. The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be in the form of contributions to the Free Union Brethren Church Cemetery Fund in care of Milton Via, Route 1, Box 194, Free Union 22936. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Teague & Hawkins Funeral Home on Ivy Road.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA
GRACE GENEVA SLYE BAUGHER
Grace Geneva Slye Baugher,79, of Elkton, died Thursday, September 28, 1995, at Sunnyside Presbyterian Home in Harrisonburg. She had been a resident there since June 29. She was born January 19, 1916, in Rockingham County, near Elkton, and was the daughter of the late Charles Corbin and Nannie Dearing Slye. She was employed at Elkton High School, and the Elkton IGA for a number of years, prior to retirement. She was a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church in Elkton, where she taught Sunday school, was a member of the choir and served as treasurer for the Women's Society World Service (United Methodist Women). She was also active in the church's nursing home ministry, and was a former lay leader for the church. On February 17, 1934, she married Russell Samuel Baugher, who preceded her in death on December 8, 1963. Survivors include two sons, Robert Wayne Baugher, Manassas, and Rodney Russell Baugher, Elkton; two daughters, Brenda B. Keyes and Victoria B. Hensley, both of Elkton; three brothers, Louis Slye, Elkton, Kenneth Slye, Goldsboro, NC and Charles Slye, Stanley; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 pm Saturday at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton. Friends may also call at the home of her daughter, Brenda, at anytime. A memorial service will be held on Sunday at 2:00 pm, at the Elkton Evangelical United Methodist Church. The Revs. Milton Marks and Donald Fridinger will conduct the service. A private burial at Elk Run Cemetery will precede the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the church or to Sunnyside in her memory.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Wed, Aug. 6, 2008
JAMES DELANO BAUGHER
James Delano Baugher, 63, of Elkton, died Monday, Aug. 4, 2008, at his home. Mr. Baugher was born May 26, 1945, in the Sandy Bottom area of Rockingham County, and was the son of Virginia Williams Baugher of Elkton and the late James Lewis Baugher. Besides his father, Mr. Baugher was preceded in death by a brother, Gary W. Baugher. Delano attended the Sandy Bottom School and had attended the Sandy Bottom Mennonite Church in his youth. On Aug. 3, 1973, he married Carolyn “Sue” Lam, who survives. Besides his wife, and mother, survivors include daughters, Crystal Lam and husband, Mike, of Shenandoah, Wendy Baugher, Gail Shifflett and husband, Jerry, Tina Eppard and husband, Alan, all of Elkton; a brother, Garland Baugher and wife, Frances, of Elkton; three sisters, Diane Conley, Kaye Davis and husband, Bobby, Faye Baugher, all of Elkton; grandchildren, Dustin Lam, Kendra Lam, Megan Shifflett, Matthew Shifflett; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008, at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton with Pastor Carter Dean officiating. The family will receive friends following the memorial service. Burial will be at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kyger Funeral Home, 115 Nicholson Road, Elkton VA 22827 to help the family with expenses. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kygers.com.
JOHN FOX BAUGHER
BAUGHER, JOHN FOX age 70 yrs. died Saturday (13 July 1946) in Baltimore City Hospital. Son of the late A. G. & Nellie Shifflett Baugher & born 28 Feb 1876 near Elkton. Daughters, Mrs. Stanley Parrott of Stanardsville & Mrs. Elbert Nine of Johnstown, Pa. Brother, Asa Baugher of Covington. Sisters, Annie Baugher of Elkton, Fannie Comer of Shenandoah, Ella Weakley of Mt. Solon, Rebecca Comer, Lula Osborn & Leona Lucas all of Shenandoah. 5 grandchildren. Burial in Elk Run Cemetery in Elkton, Va. (issue 18 Jul 1946)
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Thu, Jan. 8, 1953
Joseph Baugher Of Elkton, Dies
ELKTON, Jan. 7—Joseph Baugher, 78, a lifelong resident of Stonewall district, died at 5:35 this afternoon at the home of his son, Ralph Baugher, near Elkton. He had been seriously ill for three months and in poor health for five years. He resided at Swift Run until moving to Elkton in 1936. His wife, the former Sarah E. Haney, died in 1946. He was a life-long member of the Evangelical United Brethren Church and had a host of friends. He is survived by five children: Mrs. Raymond Williams, of Swift Run; Mrs. Reese Wood, of Elkton; Lurty Baugher, of Toledo, Ohio; Ralph and Owen Baugher, near Elkton. He also leaves two brothers, Scott Baugher, of Penn Laird, and Ben Baugher, of Marion, and two sisters, Mrs. Charles Hensley, of Linville, and Mrs. Thomas Monger, of Elkton. Funeral services will be held from the Ralph Baugher home Friday afternoon at two o'clock, the Rev S. J. Westfall and the Rev. Morgan Kinney officiating. Burial will be in the Maiden cemetery at Swift Run. Pallbearers will be: Wilmer and Harold Baugher, Warren Hensley, Tom, Roscoe and Dennis Monger.
Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Thu, Sep. 10, 1998
KEITH ELBURN BAUGHER
Keith Elburn Baugher, 39, Middlebrook, died Tuesday, Sept. 8, 1998. Mr. Baugher was born April 11, 1959, in Pennsylvania, and was a son of Lillian McDorman Baugher and the late Olen Baugher. He was a self-employed mechanic. He was a member of Greenmount Mennonite Church, Middlebrook Ruritan Club and the National Federation of Independent Businessmen. He was an official member with Federated Auto Parts. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Naomi J. Grove; three sons, Jamie E.E. Baugher, New Jersey, and Kru M.M. Baugher and Eli Michael, both at home; seven brothers, Olen R. Baugher, Harrisonburg, Alfred L. Baugher, Glenmoore, Pa., Richard C. Baugher, Roanoke, Ronald J. Baugher, Malvern, Pa., Jerry R. Baugher, West Chester, Pa., Timothy W. Baugher, Eagle, Pa., and Dennis C. Baugher, Wallingford, Pa.; and four sisters, Dolly L. Hatton, Malvern, Pa., Nada C. Simpson, Greenville, Kerry F. Bailey, Honey Brook, Pa., and Lillian F. Bailey, Narvon, Pa. The Rev. Evan Brenneman will conduct a memorial service at 7 p.m. Friday at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Funeral Service, where the family will receive friends following the service. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Mount Clinton Mennonite Church Cemetery.
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Mon, May 27, 2013
KENNETH WAYNE BAUGHER
Kenneth "Wayne" Baugher, 69, of Dyke, Virginia, took an everlasting trip on Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Martha Jefferson Hospital. He was born on March 31, 1944, the son of the late Arthur and Pansy Baugher. He leaves behind his loving wife of 50 years, Joyce Collier Baugher; three children, Debbie B. Swanson, Dawn B. Shifflett and Kenneth Wayne Baugher Jr. and his wife, Tanya. His grandchildren, Shannah and Daniel, Patrick, Trey, Sara, Kaleb, McKenzie, Baileigh, and Nick; and two special little girls, Audrey and Sophia; his sister, Esther Rose and her husband, Ted, of Deltona, Florida; his brother, Arthur Lee Baugher Jr. and his wife, Margaret, of Ruckersville; his Collier Holler family; and a host of family and friends too numerous to mention. Wayne was an artist with a tractor. He had operated a backhoe and tractor since the age of 13 and later became owner and operator of Baugher Backhoe Services for many years. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at Nortonsville Church of God. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at Nortonsville Church of God with the Reverend David Allison officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in his name to Nortonsville Church of God, 1505 Simmons Gap Rd., Dyke, VA 22935. An online guest book is available at www.ryanfuneral.com. Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, Virginia, is handling the arrangements.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Aug. 13, 2004
LILLIAN ADELINE BAUGHER
Lillian Adeline Baugher, 81, of Elkton, died Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2004, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg. Mrs. Baugher was born May 1, 1923, in Rockingham County and was the daughter of the late Osby Franklin and Lilly Virginia Dean Herring. She was a homemaker and a member of the Elkton Evangelical United Methodist Church. She was also active in the AARP and the Elkton Senior Citizens. On July 3, 1940, she married Miller Baugher, who preceded her in death Feb. 8, 2001. Surviving are two daughters, Wanda B. Beck of Lexington, N.C., and Brenda B. Kite of Elkton, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. The Rev. Alda Gunn will conduct the funeral 2 p.m. Saturday at the Elkton Evangelical United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Elk Run Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the home of Steve and Brenda Kite at any time. Friends may also call at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton. Memorial contributions may be made to the Elkton Evangelical United Methodist Church, 513 E. Spotswood Ave., Elkton, Va. 22827.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Feb. 24, 2006
LOTTIE LEE BAUGHER LAWSON
Lottie Lee Baugher Lawson, 92, of Elkton, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2006, at her home. Mrs. Lawson was born July 20, 1913 in Rockingham County and was the daughter of the late Lloyd Lee and Rebecca Jane Powell Baugher. She lived her entire life in the Elkton-Rockingham County area and was a homemaker. On Jan. 31, 1942 she married Floyd E. Lawson; he preceded her in death Jan. 6, 1997. Surviving are two daughters, G. Jean Lawson and Patsy Meadows; two sons, Kenneth Lee Lawson and F. Wayne Lawson, all of Elkton; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Pastor Ray Berry will conduct the funeral 2 p.m. Sunday at the Chapel of the Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg. Burial will be in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Elkton Rescue Squad or Fire Department.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Wed, Nov. 9, 2005
MABEL LEE [BAUGHER] HOUSE
Mabel Lee House, 96, of Elkton, died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005, at Sunnyside Presbyterian Retirement Community. Mrs. House was born Sept. 13, 1909, in Elkton, and was a daughter of the late Samuel and Nancy Shifflett Baugher. She was a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Women. She taught Sunday school and enjoyed crocheting. Her husband, Robert House, preceded her in death. She is survived by a sister, Agnes Louderback of Elkton, and a number of nieces and nephews. The Rev. Patricia Riggs will conduct the funeral 2 p.m. Friday at the Evangelical United Methodist Church in Elkton. Burial will follow at Elk Run Cemetery. Friends may call at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton at any time. Memorial contributions may be made to the Evangelical United Methodist Church Care Fund, 513 East Spotswood Ave., Elkton, VA 22827.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Fri, Dec. 23, 1966
ELKTON - Millard (Jack) Baugher, 67, of Rt. 1, Elkton died Thursday evening of an apparent heart attack near his home. He was a retired Norfolk and Western Railroad maintenance man. He was born Jan. 16, 1899 at Swift Run and was a son of Mrs. Annie E. Baugher of Grottoes and the late George W. Baugher. Surviving, besides his mother are his wife, Mrs. Bessie Shifflett Baugher; one daughter, Mrs. Herbert Coffey Jr. of Manassas; one son, Jack Baugher Jr. of Elkton; four sisters, Mrs. Sallie Townsley of Brooklyn, N. Y., Mrs. Nina Raney of Martinsburg, W. Va., Mrs. Alma Richmond and Mrs. Hazel DonRosello, both of Washington; three brothers, Carl Baugher of Baltimore, Md., Dan Baugher of Baden, Pa. and John Baugher of Springfield, and three grandchildren. The body is at the Brill Funeral. (Spelling mistakes in original article)
The Page News Courier, Page Co., VA, Jun. 14, 2001
OLEN RUSSEL BAUGHER, JR.
Olen Russell Baugher Jr., 59, of Harrisonburg, died on Sunday, June 3, 2001 at Camelot Health and Rehabilitation Center in Harrisonburg. He was born on April 24, 1942 in Staunton and was a son of Mildred Jane Crawford Romonouskas of Shenandoah and the late Olen Russell Baugher Sr. Mr. Baugher was a resident of Pennsylvania and the Valley and was a member of the Mathias Mennonite Church. He worked at the ARC Op Shop in Harrisonburg. Surviving in addition to his mother are a stepmother, Lillian Frances Baugher of Harrisonburg; six brothers, Alfred Baugher of Glenmoore, Pa., Richard Baugher of Roanoke, Ronald Baugher of Malvern, Pa., Jerry Baugher of West Chester, Pa., Tim Baugher of Wagontown, Pa., and Dennis Baugher of Wallingford, Pa.; and four sisters, Dolly Hatton of Malvern, Pa., Nada Simpson of Coatesville, Pa., Kerry Bailey of Honey Brook, Pa., and Lillian Bailey of Narvon, Pa. A funeral service was conducted on Friday, June 8, at the Kyger & Trobaugh Funeral Home in Harrisonburg by Pastor Lewis McDorman. Burial was in the Mount Clinton Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the ARC Op Shop, in care of the Association of Retarded Citizens, 1000 South High Street, Harrisonburg, Va. 22801.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA
NORA BELL BAUGHER
Nora Bell Baugher, 76, of 309 N. Stuart Avenue, Elkton, died September 7, 1983, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital, where she had been a patient since August 26. Mrs. Baugher was born March 11, 1907, in Elkton, and was a daughter of the late Samuel W. and Nancy Shifflett Baugher. On December 24, 1928, she married Lurty E. Baugher, who survives. Also surviving are two sisters, Mabel House, of Elkton; and Agnes Louderback, of Shenandoah. Mrs. Baugher was a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church, in Elkton. The funeral was conducted 2:00 p.m. Friday, at Evangelical United Methodist Church, by the Rev. Ronald Davidson. Burial was in Elk Run Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were made at Brill Funeral Home, in Elkton. Pallbearers were: Larry Baugher, Rodney Baugher, Owen Louderback, Roger Baugher, Carroll Ray Baugher, Gary Shifflett, Ernest Baugher, and Randal Williams.
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Aug. 6, 2001
PANSEY MAE SHIFFLETT BAUGHER SNOW
Pansy Mae Snow, 85, of Ruckersville, passed away Saturday, Aug. 4, 2001, at Martha Jefferson Hospital. She was born March 29, 1916, in Greene County, daughter of the late William and Betty Hamm Shifflett. Her first husband, Arthur L. Baugher Sr., her second husband, Thurman Snow, an infant daughter, Sylvia Dowell, five sisters, and a brother all preceded her in death. She is survived by four children, Esther Rose and her husband, Ted, of Deltona, Fla., Arthur Baugher Jr. and his wife, Margaret, of Ruckersville, Wayne Baugher and his wife, Joyce, of Dyke, and Linda Bowen and her husband, Harry, of Ruckersville; a brother, Elphis Shifflett of Ruckersville; two sisters, Mavis Deane of Ruckersville and Edith DeVaughn of Longwood, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Snow was retired from Blue Bell and had opened her home to foster children and family. She was a faithful member of Amicus Seventh Day Adventist Church. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Ryan Funeral Home Chapel in Quinque, with interment in Mitchell-Davis Cemetery. Pastor Dean Ferrell will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at the funeral home. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made in her name to the Greene County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 302, Stanardsville, Va. 22973. She is in the great hands of her father, her Lord!
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Oct. 29, 2001
RALPH ELWOOD BAUGHER
Ralph Elwood Baugher, 86, of 496 Mount Hermon Road, Elkton, died Oct. 27, 2001, at his home. He had been in failing health during recent months. Mr. Baugher was born July 27, 1915, in Swift Run, Rockingham County, and was the son of the late Joseph Wilson and Sarah Elizabeth Haney (Miss Sallie) Baugher. He attended Swift Run School. His family left the Blue Ridge Mountains and moved to the community of Solsburg in 1935 when the Shenandoah National Park was created. He worked on various types of jobs until entering the Army in 1942. He was discharged in 1945 after serving his country for more than three years in the South Pacific as a staff sergeant with the Army 13th Station Hospital. He worked for 50 years for Valley Blox as a finish carpenter in the woodworking shop. He also had his own woodwork shop and gained respect as being a fine carpenter who was very talented with his hands. He seemed to always have the next job waiting and made all sorts of wooden things for many people during his lifetime. He was a member of the Church of Solsburg, where he previously served as trustee and chairman of the Building and Grounds Committee. He was a member of the Elkton V.F.W. Post 9292 and the Blue Ridge Council No. 149 Jr. Order of the United American Mechanics. He very much enjoyed talking with people and seemed to never meet a stranger. He constantly showed his love for his family and was very proud of his heritage. He was generous with his time and resources whenever there were others in need. He also enjoyed working in his garden and taking care of his animals and many pets. Mr. Baugher is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 56 years, the former Clara M. Davis. Also surviving are three sons, Larry W. Baugher, and wife, Pat, Roger D. Baugher, and wife, Nancy, and J. Allen Baugher and wife, Sandy; two daughters, Brenda K. Crawford, and husband, Lloyd Jr., Teresa L. Good, and husband, Michael, all of Elkton; 11 grandchildren, Matthew, Michael, Mitchel, Joshua, Erin, Bethany, Kristin, and Joseph (Joey) Baugher, Jason and Mellanie Crawford and Jordan Good; one great-grandson, Jacob Baugher; a number of nieces and nephews and many good friends. Mr. Baugher was preceded in death by a daughter, Patricia Ann, who died as an infant; two sisters, Ora Williams and Beulah Wood; and two brothers, Lurty and Owen Baugher. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. The Rev. Morgan Kinney and Rev. Jeff Hicks will conduct the funeral 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Kyger & Trobaugh Funeral Home at Elkton. Burial will follow at the Elk Run Cemetery with military rites by the Elkton V.F.W. Post 9292. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 7 to 8 at the funeral home and at the Baugher home at any time. Memorial contributions may be made to the Rockingham Memorial Hospital Hospice, the Church of Solsburg, the American Cancer Society, the Elkton Rescue Squad or the Elkton Vol. Fire Dept. Mr. Baugher will be greatly missed by his family and friends but many of his works will be passed along to future generations.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Sat, Mar. 4, 1978
RANDOLPH L. BAUGHER
ELKTON - Randolph L. Baugher, 60, of 514 N. Stuart St., Elkton died of a brain hemorrhage Friday morning at University Hospital in Charlottesville, where he had been a patient two days. Mr. Baugher was born May 10, 1917 in Elkton and was a son of the late Samuel W. and Nancy Ann Shifflett Baugher. He was employed at the Stonewall Merck plant 36 years. He was a member of Gooden Brothers VFW Post 9292. He was married to the former Marie May, who survives. Also surviving are a son, Larry R. Baugher of Elkton; five sisters, Florence Wyant of Waynesboro, Virginia Ridenour of Baltimore, Md., Agnes Louderback of Shenandoah and Nora Baugher and Mabel House, both of Elkton; one brother, Edward W. Baugher of Pittsburgh, Pa., and two grandchildren. The funeral will be conducted 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Evangelical United Methodist Church in Elkton by the Rev. Henry S. Moody and the Rev. Johnny Hensley. A graveside service will be conducted by members of VFW Post 9292 in Elk Run Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Baugher home or at the Brill Funeral Home any time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Elkton Emergency Squad.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA
RUSSELL SAMUEL BAUGHER
Russell Samuel Baugher, 51, of Elkton, an employee of Merck and Co. for 22 years, died early Sunday morning at Rockingham Memorial Hospital. He was born January 22, 1912 at Elkton, and was a son of the late Samuel and Nancy Shifflett Baugher. He was a member of the Elkton EUB Church, and of the Junior O.U.A.M. at Elkton. His wife, Mrs. Geneva Slye Baugher survives, along with two daughters, Miss Brenda Dale Baugher of Washington, D.C. and Miss Martha Victoria Baugher, at home; two sons, Robert Wayne Baugher, of Elkton, and Rodney Russell Baugher, at home. Also surviving are five sisters, Mrs. Mabel House of Elkton, Mrs. Nora Baugher of Toledo, Ohio, Mrs. Virginia Ridenour of Baltimore, MD, Mrs. Florence Wyant of Waynesboro, VA and Mrs. Agnes Louderback of Shenandoah, VA; two brothers, Randolph Baugher of Elkton and Edward Baugher of Pittsburgh, PA. Three grandchildren also survive. He was preceded in death by one brother, Herbert Baugher. Funeral services were conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday from the Elkton E.U.B. Church, by the Rev. Don Fridinger. Burial was in Elk Run Cemetery, with graveside rites by the Jr. O.U.A.M. Active pallbearers were: Ivan Sandridge, Bobby Crawford, Samuel Flick, Howard Broome, Earl and Floyd Brill, W.M. Norville, and Lewis Workman. Honorary Pallbearers were: David Liskey, Randolph Robinson, Norman Dean, Ernest Herring, Hillman Levinson, Charles Coffman, Pelham Shifflett, Norris Shifflett, Owen D. Hensley, Wilford Hensley, Randolph Hitt, John Beylor, Jim Hensley, Art Morris, Irvin Smith, Stanley Crider, Jimmy Failes, Richard Schuder, Lyle Martin, and Merck personnel and employees.
The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA
SAMUEL WILSON BAUGHER
Samuel Wilson Baugher was born March 10, 1878, in Beldor, the son of the late Lydia Ann Baugher, and the grandson of the late Joseph and Sarah Catherine Shifflett Baugher. He departed this life, May 2, 1958, in Waynesboro, Va. Sam was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Ann Shifflett, whom he married November 13, 1901, in Rockingham County, Virginia. She was the daughter of the late Matilda Shifflett, and the granddaughter of the late Kennel and Mary Ann Lawson Shifflett. He was also preceded in death by a son, Herbert Baugher. He is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Nora Baugher, of Toledo, Ohio; Mrs. Virginia Ridenour, of Baltimore, Md.; Mrs. Florence Wyant, of Waynesboro, Va.; Mrs. Mabel House, of Elkton, Va.; and Mrs. Agnes Louderback, of Shenandoah, Va.; and three sons, Edward Baugher, of Pittsburgh, Pa.; Russell Baugher and Randolph Baugher, both of Elkton, Va.; twin sister, Mrs. Cora Pownall, and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon, May 4, 1958, at 3:00 p.m., at the Brill Funeral Home Chapel. Ministers officiating were the Rev. Don Fridinger and Rev. Ennis Dean, with interment in Elk Run Cemetery. Graveside services were conducted by the Jr. O.U.A.M. No. 149.
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VIRGINIA ANN BAUGHER MAIDEN RIDENOUR
Virginia Ann Baugher Maiden Ridenour, 75, of Baltimore, MD and formerly of Elkton, VA, died January 12, 1981 at South Baltimore Hospital, where she had been a patient. She had been ill for some time. She was born October 27, 1905, and was the daughter of the late Samuel Wilson and Nancy Ann Shifflett Baugher of Elkton. She was twice married with her first husband, Elmer Maiden preceding her in death in April of 1946. She is survived by her second husband, the Reverend Harry Ridenour; two daughters, Violet Payne of Baltimore and Eleanor Elswick of Glen Burnie, MD; four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; two step-daughters; one step-son; three sisters, Mabel House and Nora Baugher of Elkton and Agnes Louderback of Shenanadoah. Funeral services were held January 15 at the McCully Funeral Home in Baltimore. The Reverend L.Y. (Tippy) Smith and the Reverend Oby Cunningham conducted the service. Burial was in the Meadowridge Memorial Park. Nephews serving as pallbearers were Rodney Baugher, Larry Baugher, Ernest Baugher, Owen Louderback, H.L. Maiden and William Ridenour.
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA, Jun. 4, 2003
WILLIAM LAYTON BAUGHER
William Layton "W.L." Baugher, 71, of Stanardsville, passed away Sunday, June 1, 2003, at the University of Virginia Medical Center. He was born April 18, 1932, in Greene County, son of the late George Edgar "Edd" Baugher and Della Walton Baugher. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Gladys B. Collier and Alice Marie Walker; and three brothers, Carl Baugher, Leroy Baugher, and Harry Baugher. He is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Patty Powell Baugher; one daughter, Cynthia B. Taylor and her husband, Cecil; two grandchildren, Blake Winston Dudding and Brooke Denise Dudding; one sister, Lucille B. Haney; and two brothers, Elmer R. Baugher and E. Eugene Baugher. Mr. Baugher was a life long member of Swift Run Baptist Church. He worked for a number of years at VMP, Orange, Va., and retired from facilities management UVa in 1999. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Stanardsville V.F.W. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. today at Ryan Funeral Home Chapel, Quinque, with interment in Holly Memorial Gardens The Rev. Mark Holder and the Rev. Matthew Smith will officiate. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to Swift Run Baptist Church, 12340 Spottswood Trail, Ruckersville, Va. 22968.
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