The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

April 20, 2014

James Pearl

James Edward Pearl, 87, of Rivesville community, passed away Friday afternoon (April 18, 2014) in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

He was born Nov. 18, 1926, in Rivesville, son of the late William R. and Rose E. Santel Pearl.   

Jim attended Highlawns United Methodist Church in Rivesville.  Jim was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in the World War II.

He retired in 1982 from Bethlehem Mine with 34 1/2 years of service as a mine inspector and company man. Jim was a member of Fairmont Lodge No. 9, A.F.&A.M., the Scottish Rite Bodies of Wheeling, and A.A.O.N.M.S. Osiris Temple of Wheeling. He also was a past member of the V.F.W., Post No. 629 in Fairmont.   

Survivors include his wife, Amy Davis Pearl of Rivesville (married 25 years); his daughter and her husband, Cheryl and Dr. P. Ronald Graziani of Fairmont; a grandchild, Briena Pearl Graziani of Shepherdstown; his stepchildren, Thomas and Linda Stewart of Bristol, Va., Michael R. and Leita Stewart of Fairmont, John F. Stewart and his fiancée Chrystal of Rivesville, Sharon and Casey Stickley of White Hall, Carol and Monte Hilling of Rivesville, and Cindy and Thomas Annan of Fairmont; 12 step-grandchildren; 21 step-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.   

Jim was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty J. Norris Pearl, who passed away in 1986; and his brothers, Carl W. Pearl and Russell A. Pearl.  

Family and friends will be received at Ford Funeral Home, DeGarmo Chapel, Jasper Street, Rivesville, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday. Funeral services will be  held in the funeral home Monday at 2 p.m., with Rev. Stanley Merrifield and Rev. Chris Hilling officiating. The Marion County Veterans Council will conduct flag-folding services in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Beverly Hills Memorial Gardens in Morgantown. Fairmont Lodge No. 9, A.F. and A.M. will conduct ritual services at the graveside.   

The family requests that all memorial donations be made to the Union Mission, 107 Jefferson St., Fairmont, WV 26554.

Online condolences may be made to www.fordfuneralhomes.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Joseph M. Laufer

    Joseph M. Laufer passed away on Saturday (July 19, 2014), surrounded by his loving wife and four children. He was 79 years old.

    July 22, 2014

  • OBIT-Towns.jpg Scott Allan Towns

    Scott Allan Towns, 47, of Fairmont, passed from this life Sunday (July 20, 2014) in his home under Hospice Care, after a valiant four-year battle with cancer. He was born in Fairmont on Aug. 27, 1966, a son of his loving parents, Johnie W. Towns of Cassville and Elizabeth Ann Bright Towns of Rivesville.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBIT-Towns.jpg Scott Towns

    Scott Allan Towns, 47, of Fairmont, passed from this life Sunday (July 20, 2014) in his home under Hospice Care, after a valiant four-year battle with cancer. He was born in Fairmont on Aug. 27, 1966, a son of Johnie W. Towns of Cassville and Elizabeth Ann Bright Towns of Rivesville and his stepmother Brenda Towns.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBIT-Weston, Harold.jpg Harold “Wolfman” Weston

    Harold Lawrence “Wolfman” Weston, 78, of Fairmont, departed this life on Tuesday (July 15, 2014) at Meadowview Manor nursing facility in Bridgeport.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBIT-Miller.jpg Don Miller

    Don Edward Miller, 72, of Flemington, passed away Saturday (July 19, 2014) at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 1, 1942, in Grafton, a son of the late Edward and Margaret Eileen Sloan Miller.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Francis Vernon Mallonee

    Francis Vernon Mallonee, 86, of Palm Harbor, Florida, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, surrounded by all of his children.

    July 20, 2014

  • Mark Reeves

    Mark Camden Reeves, 57, of Bryden Rd., Columbus, Ohio, passed away Friday afternoon (July 18, 2014) in Grant Medical Center in Columbus Ohio. 

    July 20, 2014

  • Harold ‘Wolfman’ Weston

    Harold Lawrence “Wolfman” Weston, 78, of Fairmont, departed this life at Meadowview Manor nursing facility in Bridgeport.
    He was born April 26, 1936, in Newport, Rhode Island, the son of the late Virginia Weston Johnson.

    July 20, 2014

  • Dave Shaver

    Dave Shaver, 92, of Mannington, passed away on Thursday (July 17, 2014) at Monongalia General Hospital in Morgantown.

    July 19, 2014

  • Joseph Michael Cimino

    Joseph Michael Cimino, 91, of Fairmont, died Thursday evening (July 17, 2014) at his residence. He was born in Fairmont on Oct. 22, 1922, son of the late Sam and Sarafina Tallerico Cimino.

    July 19, 2014

House Ads
Featured Ads