Gerald Eugene "Bud" Gain, Jr.

Gerald Eugene “Bud” Gain, age 77, a resident of Gain Ln. Philippi passed away unexpectedly Sunday, January 7, 2018 in Broaddus Hospital.  He was born August 2, 1940 in Salem, WV a son of the late Gerald Eugene Gain, Sr. and Freda Opal (Hayes) Gain.  Bud was united in marriage on March 8, 1959 to Judy Mae (Murray) Gain who survives at home.  Also surviving-


Two sons, Eric Gain

Daren Gain and wife Wendy Sisler-Gain all of Philippi


Two sisters, Carole Fluharty of Salem

Betty Townsend of Wadesworth, OH


One brother, Don Gain and wife Theresa of Bridgeport


Eight grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews


Bud was preceded in death by one brother, Gary Gain.


He retired as an Insurance Agent for Nationwide Insurance, he was owner of the Philippi Inn Restaurant and Tucker Country Inn and Motel


Bud as an avid farmer, fisherman, and bowler.


Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Wednesday January 10, from 4-8 pm and on Thursday January 11, from 8am- 1 pm the service hour with Pastor Howard Swick officiating.  Interment will follow in the Little Bethel Cemetery.