James Andrew “Drew” Wendt, 33, of Charleston, WV, passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014, formerly of Cameron, WV.

Drew was born April 10, 1981, in Glen Dale, WV, son of James and Deborah Knight Wendt. He attended Southeast Church of the Nazarene in Charleston, WV. Employed by Kanawha County School system as a social studies teacher at Nitro High. A member of Nitro Lodge #170 AF&AM. A 1999 graduate of Cameron High School. Received a BA degree of the University of Charleston and was to receive his masters degree very soon. The last two years, he was West Virginia Teacher of the Year for the D.A.R.

Survived by his parents of Glen Easton, WV, also his maternal grandmother, Nancy Knight, of Moundsville, WV, one brother, Logan (Brittany) Wendt, and two nephews, Landry and Braylen Wendt, all of Glen Easton, WV.

There will be no visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to Nitro High School, 1300 Park Ave., Nitro, WV 25143 c/o James Andrew Wendt Memorial Fund.

Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home & Cremations Services, 1109 Second St., Moundsville, WV.


James Andrew Wendt, 33, of Crosslanes, WV, passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014.

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 1109 Second Street, Moundsville.