Dowden Shingleton
Sunday
8
September

Visitation

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sunday, September 8, 2019
Wright Funeral Home
220 N Walnut St.
Philippi, West Virginia, United States
(304) 457-2121
Monday
9
September

Visitation

8:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday, September 9, 2019
Wright Funeral Home
220 N Walnut St.
Philippi, West Virginia, United States
(304) 457-2121
Monday
9
September

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Monday, September 9, 2019
Wright Funeral Home
220 N Walnut St.
Philippi, West Virginia, United States
(304) 457-2121

Obituary of Dowden Edward Shingleton

Dowden Edward “Poppy” Shingleton, age 67, a resident of Peadiddle Rd. Moatsville passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2019 in River Oaks Nursing Home.  He was born August 26, 1952 in Philippi, WV a son of the late Dowden Emmitt and Elsie Virginia (Matlick) Shingleton.  He was united in marriage, on August 20, 1976 to Ellen Paulette (Tingler) Shingleton  who preceded him in death April 19, 2007.  Surviving is-

One daughter, Misty Bolton

One son, Brian Shingleton, both of Moatsville

Two sisters, Connie Freeman and husband Joe of Moatsville

Bonnie Searls and husband Terry of Granger, IN

One brother, John Elden Shingleton and wife Darla of Moatsville

Two grandchildren- David Walter Bolton and Victoria Pearl Barr

Mr. Shingleton was preceded in death one sister, Susan Jane Shingleton

He worked as a foundry worker for Matthews Bronze

Mr. Shingleton served in the U.S. Navy, a member of the Scottish Rite Bodies of the Valley of Clarkburg and Valley of Wheeling, Aurora Lodge #43, RAM No 11 of Grafton and Knights of Templar No 12 of Grafton, and an avid farmer.

Friends will be received at Wright Funeral Home 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Sunday, September 8th from 5-8 pm and on Monday, from 8am-11am the service time with Rev. Jimmy Johnson officiating.  Interment will follow in Mt. Morris Cemetery with Masonic Graveside Rites being conducted as well as Military Honors.  

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