Steven Knotts

KNOTTS, Steven Glenn, 45, born November 7, 1967, in Orma, WV, was taken to heaven on February 25, 2013, after a tragic timber accident.

He is survived by his parents, Glen and Sharon Knotts, of Orma, his wonderful 8-year-old son, Hunter Gauge Knotts, his fiance, Vania R. Fox, of Glen Dale, WV, a sister, Sherry Wade, one niece, Jenna (Travis) Nicholas. One great nephew, Dayton Roy Nicholas and one special little buddy, Andrew Blayne Skrzyneki. Steve also is survived by many friends and extended family who will greatly miss him.

Steve was a 1986 graduate of Calhoun County High School and a long-time employee of Pete Gould & Sons, Inc. of Ravenswood, WV, where he happily worked as a foreman until his last breath. He will best be remembered for his infectious laugh and practical jokes. He always believed that his greatest accomplishment in life was being a great father. The sun rose and set on Hunter. He was a strong, big-hearted loving man who didn’t know a stranger. His loss will affect those in Orma, his many friends in the areas where he worked and in Glen Dale, WV, where he resided at the time he passed.

Funeral services will be held Sunday March 3, 2013, 2 p.m. at the Stump Funeral Home in Arnoldsburg with Rev. Roger Carter officiating. Burial will follow in the Knotts Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 6-9 p.m.