Hobert Ray Brunty of Wayne

Hobert Ray Brunty, 83, of Wayne, WV, passed away Friday, December 23, 2011 at his residence. Funeral services were conducted at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV, by Pastor Johnny Jackson. Burial followed at the Stephens Cemetery at Wayne. He was born July 10, 1928 at West Hamlin, WV, a son of the late Millard and Laura Watson Brunty. He was a retired self-employed carpenter and was a member of Canada Chapel. A son-in-law, Rex Marcum, a grandson, Christopher Dale Brunty, four brothers, James, Kit, Ace and Willis Brunty, and six sisters, Bessie Ferguson, Jane Ferguson, Ivy Price Pearl Adkins, Pauline Stephens, and Glenice Ellis also preceded him in death. Survivors include his wife, Anna Lou Stephens Brunty; two daughters, Donna Sue Brunty and Dinah Lou Marcum, both of Wayne, WV; three sons, Rocky Allen (Kathy) Brunty, Stoney Ray Brunty (companion Carolyn Smith) and John Tracy (Markella) Brunty, all of Wayne, WV; two sisters, Justine Beckelheimer of South Point, OH and Dolly May Ball of Branchland, WV; 9 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren and awaiting the arrival of another great grandchild. Friends may called from 6-9 p.m. Monday at Morris Funeral Home.