Bernard Stout

STOUT, Bernard “Sonny,” 68, of New Martinsville, WV, died Saturday, June 1, 2013 on Blake Ridge.

“Sonny” was born October 21, 1944 in Parcoal, WV, son of the late Roscoe and Pearl Postlewait Stout.

He was a retired chemical operator for PPG, a U.S. Army veteran, member of the NRA, loved fishing and hunting and his grandchildren and was a Protestant by faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Gene Stout, Bob Stout, Jack Stout and Tom Stout.

Surviving are his wife of 42 years, Pat Stout; son, Bill (Tiffany) Stout of Circleville, OH; daughter, Karen (Derek) Stout Anderson of New Martinsville, WV; two brothers, Bill (Kathy) McCutcheon of Mineral, VA and Don (Linda) Stout of New Martinsville, WV; two sisters, Joann Clutter of Webster Springs, WV and his twin, Sue (Jim) Wilmoth of Pickerington, OH; eight grandchildren, Heather Anderson, Michael Briggs, Chelsea Briggs, Jeremy Anderson, Ryan Walton, Brenna Farrelly, Makaila Farrelly and Jack Thomas Stout; one great grandson, Bryson Jace Postlethwait; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at the Jarvis-Williams Funeral Homes, 1224 S. Bridge St., New Martinsville, WV where service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013 with friends received one hour before service with Pastor Lemoyne Horner officiating.

Interment to be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made in “Sonny’s name” to Grandview Volunteer Fire Dept., P.O. Box 641, New Martinsville, WV 26155.

Expression of sympathy may be made www.jarvisfuneralhomes. com.