Lyonel Lynn Waugaman, age 46, a resident of Union Community Philippi, passed away on Tuesday September 15, 2020 at his residence he had been in declining health and death was unexpected. Lyonel was born August 17, 1974 in Barbour County a son of the late Charles Junior Waugaman and Deborah (Carper) Waugaman who survives at home. Also surviving-
Brothers and sisters, Mahala Mitchell and husband Gary of Philippi
Tonda Anthony of Philippi
Janie Riley and husband Robert of Belington
Robbie Waugaman of Philippi
Ronnie Waugaman and wife Sherri of Junior
Trudy Noechel and husband Paul of Lost Creek
Carla Riley and husband Mark of Lost Creek
Loretta Baker of SC
Several nieces, nephews with special nephew Brandon Mitchell of Philippi, cousins with special cousins William Hayes Duckworth of Philippi, and Gary Levi Carper of Elkins
Uncle Gary Carper and wife Mary of Belington
A special Aunt Rose Waugaman Lantz and husband Mark of Philippi
Special friend, Birdie Bartley of Belington
Lyonel was preceded in death by grandparents Vieva and Hayes Waugaman with whom he made his home with, also great grandparents, Mable Crites Fridley and Claude Simon Fridley, George Ira and Redella Grim Waugaman, Brother Victor Lee Waugaman.
Before becoming disabled he worked for Kines Motor Company as a mechanic. He enjoyed doing mechanic work, listening to 70’s and 80’s music and watching Gunsmoke with his grandma.
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home and Crematory 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Saturday September 19, from 10am-3 pm. Funeral services will be conducted at 3 pm with Pastor Howard Swick officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery.
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