John Pomeroy

John Franklin Pomeroy Sr.

Monday, June 22nd, 1936 - Friday, December 27th, 2019
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John Franklin Pomeroy Sr., 83 of Dry Branch died December 27, 2019 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

He was a retired coal miner from Valley Camp Coal Co., Witcher Creek and was a U.S. Forest Ranger. He was a member of Winifrede Chapel Church.

He was preceded in death by First wife: Shirley Sue Pomeroy,
Daughter: Diane Sue Cooper,
Parents: Cecil James and Ethel Virginia Skaggs Pomeroy,
Brothers: Dewey, Bobby, William Ray, Glendon and Clarence Pomeroy,
Sisters: Bertha Oiler, Virginia L. Adkins and Mary Belle Haush and
Grandson: Benjamin Dalton Adkins.

Surviving Are:

Wife of 25 years: Karen Sue Green Pomeroy of Dry Branch,

Sons: John Franklin (Pamela) Pomeroy Jr. of Maryville, TN,
Paul (Tammy) Pomeroy of Tampa Bay, FL,
Jimmy Pomeroy of Dry Branch,
Charles “Bubby” Proctor of Campbells Creek,

Daughters: Patricia (Rich) Lafluer of Pottsdam, NY,
Donna (Clayton) Adams of Brandon, FL,
Deborah (George) Kahlert of Dry Branch,
Cindy (Gene) Dunn of Ohley,
Michelle (Ben) Adkins of Lizemores,

Son in law: Russell Eugene Cooper of Dry Branch,

Sisters: Mertle Ann Monroe and
Nina P. Powell both of Cedar Grove,

Brothers: Cecil James Pomeroy of Calhoun County,
Charles Ray Pomeroy of East Bank,

Grandchildren: Amanda Pomeroy, Eric Deishler, Donna Lynn Counts, Ralph Slack, Michael Kahlert, Russell Cooper Jr., Madison Dunn, Christopher Wehrle, Matthew Farley, Joshua and Cheyenne Proctor and Ethan and Jacob Adkins,

Great Grandchildren: Megan and Amber Maclutsky, LaDonna, Cheyenne and Billy Counts, Brandon, Finn and Garrett Slack, Collin, Kayla, Kassy, Brice and Rusty Cooper, Raelyn Pack and Corey and Isaac Tucker Wehrle.

Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday December 31, 2019 at Ward Church of God with Pastor Donald Lanham and Ronnie Kimble officiating. Burial will follow in Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens, Glasgow. Friends may call 1 hour prior to the service at the Church. Leonard Johnson Funeral Home, Marmet is in charge of arrangements.

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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 | 9:30am - 10:30am
    Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
    Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at Ward Church of God 2179 Kelley's Creek Rd. Cedar Grove, WV 25039.
  • Interment

    Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens
Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday December 31, 2019 immediately following the visitation at Ward Church of God, Cedar Grove.


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Theresa DeRaimo

Posted at 09:33pm
I remember John selling cars on the side of the God bless and help you through this hard time Karen and family

Renaee Lanham

Posted at 03:50pm
I remember him seeing those cars he was always good with saling them

Debra Emmett

Posted at 04:06pm
With our deepest sympathy. The Adam's Family
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Posted at 03:56pm
So sorry about this, Praying for all of the family.

Renaee Lanham Posted at 03:50pm

Me too sorry I know it's hard I still yet have problems with dealing but u do make it three it believe that be strong. RIP

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