Adams County, Ohio Obituaries
Stacy Walls Day
Stacy Walls Day, 97, died June 2, 2001, at the Edgewood Manor in Lucasville. She was born in Adams County on March 3, 1904, daughter to the late Charles W. and Hannah Lillian (Miller) Walls. She owned and operated a beauty shop on Highland Avenue in Portsmouth for many years and after retirement, she was a resident of the Alexanderia House. She was a member of the Christ Community Church, the James Dickey Post #23 Auxiliary of Portsmouth where she served over 50 years in various offices. Survivors include one daughter-in-law, Lorraine Newman of McDermott; three grandchildren, Vera Newman Osborn of Indianapolis, Ind., Charlie Newman and Ann Newman Cable, both of Lucasville; four great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; two nieces, Dorothy Henzie and Jean Ann Green, both of Peebles; two nephews, Archie Walls of Dayton, Charles Walls of Louisville, Ky; and several great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother, Elza Walls, and her only child, Eldon (Pete) Newman. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 5, at the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home in Peebles with Ron Stephens officiating. Visitation was held on Monday evening at the funeral home. Burial followed in the Locust Grove Cemetery.