The Times West Virginian

October 29, 2012

Ralph Ashcraft


Times West Virginian

— Ralph Ashcraft, 62, of Fairmont, formerly of the Wadestown area, died Saturday (Oct. 27, 2012) in the Arbors at Fairmont Nursing Facility.

He was born July 31, 1950 at Burton, a son of the late John Lewis Ashcraft and Marcella Statler Ashcraft.

Ralph proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He was a graduate of Hundred High School.

Surviving are two sons, Dayton Ashcraft and companion Charlena Eddy, and Dustin Ashcraft, both of Wadestown; two daughters, Tammy Lehnoff of Missouri and Jeannie Barker of Mannington; five brothers, John Ashcraft of New Cumberland, Charles Ashcraft of Weirton, Roger Ashcraft of Paradise, Pa., James Patrick Ashcraft of Fairmont and Ricky Ashcraft of Burton; one sister, Shirley Crane of Fairmont; his best friend, Ed Moore of Wadestown; 12 grandchildren; 18 nieces and nephews; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Friends may call at Tennant Funeral Home in Hundred from 11 a.m. Tuesday until the service hour at 1 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Brian Plum officiating. Interment will follow in Highland Cemetery.

You may send condolences to the family at www.tennantfuneralhome.com.