The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

February 23, 2014

George Smallwood

George W. “Grumpy” Smallwood Jr., 69, of Fairmont, passed from this life in his home under Hospice Care after a long illness Thursday (Feb. 20, 2014).

He was born in Fairmont on July 19, 1944, a son of the late George Wm. and Aleatha May Wolfe Smallwood.

George was an over-the-road independent self-employed truck driver with the CB handle “Crowbar.” He was a former member of the Teamsters Union. He was Protestant by faith and attended the Mt. Sharon Free Methodist Church. He enjoyed camping and fishing, did a little gambling on occasion and enjoyed visiting with family and friends.

Mr. Smallwood is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Devona Ann “Bonnie” LeMasters Smallwood; one daughter and son-in-law, Kimberly Ann Rager and husband Randy of Bunner Ridge; two sons and daughters-in-law, Roger Kent Smallwood and wife Melissa of Benton Ferry and Keith William Smallwood and wife Mary of Fairmont; two brothers, Aaron Smallwood and wife Lori of North Carolina, and Vaughn Smallwood of Kansas City; one sister, Linda Darlene Neel of Fairmont; seven grandchildren, JoAnna McBee (Rich), Jason Rager (Beth), Keith Smallwood Jr. (Jessica), Kenneth Smallwood (Summer), Crystal, Kyle and Andrew Smallwood; two great-grandchildren, Mason Smallwood and Rylee Rager; and also several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers-in-law, Phyllis and Jerry Neel and Steve Neel.

Friends may call at the Frey Home For Funerals (Addition Chapel A), 320 Madison St., today from 2-8 p.m. and Monday from 10-11 a.m. Services will be held in the funeral home Monday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Rex Musgrove officiating. Interment will follow at the Grandview Memorial Gardens.

Condolences may be sent to the family at fhff320@aol.com or www.freyhomefofunerals.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Charles “Chuck” Pollack III

    “Chuck” Pollack III, 64, of Rachel, died Sunday (July 27, 2014) at his residence.
    Arrangements are entrusted to the Hutson Funeral Home in Mannington and are incomplete. www.hutsonfuneralhomes.com.

    July 28, 2014

  • OB- Cutright.jpg Merle Cutright Sr.

    Merle Melvin Cutright Sr., 75, of Baxter, passed away on Sunday (July 27, 2014) at Fairmont General Hospital. He was born on April 29, 1939, a son of the late William Oliver and Helen Natalynn Miele Cutright. He is survived by his loving wife, Dorothy L. Cutright of Baxter.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Karen Carpenter

    Karen Joyce Carpenter, 61, of Fairmont, went to be with her precious Savior on Thursday (July 24, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown following an extended illness.

    July 27, 2014

  • John Gray

    John Alfred Gray, 92, of Fairmont, passed away Friday evening, July 25, 2014, in the Genesis Pierpont Healthcare Center.

    July 27, 2014

  • Myra Riddle

    Myra “Lou” Riddle, 80, of Farmington, went to be with the Lord and her family who went before her on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown with her family by her side.

    July 27, 2014

  • Carl Stewart

    Carl Lee Stewart, 78, of Fairmont, formerly of Mannington, died Friday, July 25, 2014, at Fairmont General Hospital.

    July 27, 2014

  • Myra Riddle

    Myra “Lou” Riddle, 80, of Farmington, went to be with the Lord and her family who went before her on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, with her family by her side.

    July 26, 2014

  • Karen Carpenter

    Karen Joyce Carpenter, 61, of Fairmont, went to be with her precious Savior on Thursday (July 24, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown following an extended illness.

    July 26, 2014

  • June Rinehart

    Jacqueline June Rinehart, 83, of Mannington, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Fairmont General Hospital.

    July 26, 2014

  • Thomas Byrd

    Thomas A. “T-Byrd” Byrd, 50, of Pennsylvania Avenue, Fairmont, passed away Thursday evening in Fairmont General Hospital.

    July 26, 2014

House Ads
Featured Ads