MASON, Wells Junior, 84, of New Martinsville, WV passed away at Wheeling Medical Park, Friday, May 10, 2013, surrounded by his loving family.
Junior was born April 5, 1929, at Silver Hill, WV, son of the late Friend Wells and Lela Ostie Rush Mason. He retired from Ormet and was a carpenter and farmer. He was a member of the Antioch Christian Church, Proctor, WV where he served as a deacon.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Robert; granddaughter, Jill Christine Mason; father-in- law and mother-in-law, Foster and Delia Lemasters Rine.
Surviving are his loving wife of 60 years, Genelda Martha Rine Mason; brother, Sherwood (Nila) Mason of Akron, OH; two sisters-in-law, Shirley (Arthur) Durig and Erica Mason Hall; daughter, Linda (William) Hamlin of Blaine, OH; two sons, Wayne (Judy) Mason of New Martinsville, WV and Roger (Regina) Mason of Proctor, WV; eight grandchildren, Heather Crook Richter, Drew (Amanda) Mason, Aimee (Tim) Carpenter, Rebecca Crook, Melinda Crook, Craig (Meredith) Mason, Rachel Mason and Eric Mason; eight great-grandchildren, Brandon Mason, Faith Richter, Wilson Richter, Wyatt Mason, Conner Carpenter, Emaline Richter, Reagan Mason and Tucker Mason.
Family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-9 p.m., Monday, May 13, 2013 at the Jarvis-Williams Funeral Homes, 1224 S. Bridge St., New Martinsville, WV where service will be held 11 a.m., Tuesday, May 14, 2013 with Pastor Lemoyne Horner officiating.
Interment in Fitzsimmons Cemetery on Doolin Route near New Martinsville, WV.
Memorial contributions may be made in Junior’s name, to the Antioch Christian Church, RR 1 Box 123, Proctor, WV 26055.
Expression of sympathy may be made www.jarvisfuneralhomes. com.