WATERS, Henry Wilbur, 92, of Wellsburg, WV passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2013 at Weirton Geriatric Center, Weirton, WV.
Henry was born on July 17, 1921 in Steubenville, OH. He was the son of the late Harry and Louisa (Evans) Waters.
Henry obtained his GED in 1968 the same year his daughter graduated from Wellsburg High School. He worked at Follansbee Steel, and then Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel retiring after 45 years of service. Henry was a life member of Franklin United Methodist Church, Wellsburg, WV and the Wellsburg Masonic Lodge AF&AM 2 for 61 years.
In addition to his parents, Henry was preceded in death by his brother, George Waters.
Henry is survived by his devoted wife, Helen (Jones) Waters of Wellsburg, who celebrated 70 years of marriage on October 8; two children, David (Darla) Waters of Forest, VA, and Sandra Carol Waters of Wellsburg, WV; two grandchildren, Brenna Rene’ (Daniel) Crislip, and David Bryce (Karen) Waters; four great-grandchildren, Cameron and Arianna Crislip, and Grayson Pierce and Addison Rayne Waters.
Family and Friends will be received on Thursday, November 7, 2013 from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 1 p.m. at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main St., Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717, with Reverend Carl Tribett, officiating.
Interment will follow with Masonic Graveside Rites by the Wellsburg Masonic Lodge AF & AM 2 at Chapel Hill Cemetery, Weirton, WV.
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