The Times West Virginian

January 25, 2013

Raymond ‘Buddy’ Tanner

Times West Virginian

— Raymond “Buddy” Cody Tanner, 79, of Belington, passed away Wednesday (Jan. 23, 2013) at the Barbour County Good Samaritan Society in Belington.

He was born Aug. 24, 1933.

Buddy proudly served his country with the U.S. Navy. He was a construction worker by trade. He worked as a pipeline worker in Columbus, Ohio.

He is survived by his loving companion, Mary (Summers) Hendershot of Belington; one brother, Carl Tanner of Buckhannon; and a nephew, Robert Tanner of Oklahoma.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Tanner.

Family and friends may call at Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St., Fairmont, from 4-7 p.m. today and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home at 1 p.m. Saturday with Pastor Bryan Headley officiating. Interment will follow at Summers Church Cemetery on Halleck Road in Monongalia County.

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