Gary Smithers of Huntington

Gary Smithers, 58, of Huntington, passed away at Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, on Thursday, March 10, 2011. Until he became disabled, he had been employed by CSX as a laborer. He was born in Huntington the son of the late Charles Jackson and Clara Margaret Thompson Smithers. Also, preceding him were two brothers, Jackie and Roger Smithers. Services will be held at Ceredo-Kenova Funeral Home on Monday, March 14, 2011 at 1pm by Pastors Pat Elliott and John Garido. Burial will follow at Spring Valley Memorial Gardens. He is survived by his wife, Sherry, Sons, Shane and Jody, step-children, Amy Black and Aaron Woodard. Grandchildren: Haley, Nicole, Destiny, Christopher, Serenity Leigh, Adam,” Bubby,” Mina, Trevor and Tyler. Also, his siblings: Sandra Witbeck of Tenn., John Smithers, Randy Smithers and Melissa Woodard all of West Va. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 11:00 until time of services. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at