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James Virgil Schoonover

December 29, 1938 January 23, 2019
James Virgil Schoonover
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Obituary for James Virgil Schoonover

James Virgil Schoonover, 80, of Marietta, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born on December 29, 1938 in Bloomingdale, OH to the late James Covert and Mabel Louella Yocum Schoonover. Jim was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during the Cuban Crisis Era. He graduated from Springfield Local High school and Garrett- Evangelical Theological Seminary. He worked for 25 years at Dunlope Funeral Home in Winterville, OH. He spent 25 years in the ministry serving The United Methodist Church in Mingo Junction, Reinersville Charge, Somerton Charge, and New Matamoras Charge, retiring in 2001. He worked in Walmart Garden center for 5 years and was a member of Faith United Methodist Church.
Jim is survived by his wife, Ruth Miller Schoonover, whom he married on July 30, 1960. Also surviving is a son, James E. Schoonover (Laura) of Marietta, Ohio; daughter, Cassandra R. (Schoonover) Hasley of Marietta, OH; two granddaughters, Ariel R. (Hasley) Dair (Matthew) and Lacey Giglio; two grandsons, Ian Myers (Jessie) and Jonathon Jarvis; three great grand children, Joseph Lee, Dax Giglio, and Vada Mae Myers, and a sister in law, Nora Schoonover of Cleveland, OH.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by three brothers, Marvin D., Norman, and Paul Schoonover; one sister, Janelda (Schoonover) Mason; and a granddaughter, Holly D. Hasley.
Funeral services will be held at 6 pm on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Hadley Funeral Home Marietta Chapel, 500 5th St., Marietta Ohio 45750 with Pastor Brian Weber officiating. Visitation will be held from 2 pm until the time of service on Saturday. Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com


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Visitation

Saturday

26

Jan

2:00 PM 1/26/2019 2:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 1/26/2019 6:00:00 PM
Hadley Funeral Home - 5th, Marietta

500 Fifth St.
Marietta, OH 45750

Hadley Funeral Home - 5th, Marietta
500 Fifth St. Marietta 45750 OH
United States

Service

Saturday

26

Jan

6:00 PM 1/26/2019 6:00:00 PM
Hadley Funeral Home - 5th, Marietta

500 Fifth St.
Marietta, OH 45750

Hadley Funeral Home - 5th, Marietta
500 Fifth St. Marietta 45750 OH
United States
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