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327 West King Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Phone: 304-263-8896
Fax: 304-263-9248
James Wasson

James Wasson

Monday, October 4th, 1937 Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

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Obituary for James Bernard Wasson Jr.

James Bernard Wasson, Jr., 81, passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at Clary Grove Nursing Home.

Born October 4, 1937, in Hedgesville WV, he was the son of the late James Bernard Wasson and Lillian “Gaither” Wasson.

James was in the U.S. Marine Corps, and a mechanic at Corning Glass Works. He was also one of the founders of Martinsburg Little League in 1964 and served as a coach, manager, and umpire. He was District Administrator for little league. He also served in the Eastern Panhandle Officials Association for 41 years.

He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Wasson; two sons James Wasson and wife Cynthia, and John Skelly; two daughters Deborah Walker and husband Daniel, and Kristin Skelly; six grandchildren, Emily Walker, Whitney Fraley, Taylor Wasson, Katlin Skelly, Matt Prevette and Mike Prevette; three great-grandchildren Dominic Fraley, Camella Prevette, and Harper Prevette; two brothers, Alvin “Skeets” Poisal and wife Janet, and Randy Wasson; two sisters Eileen Young and Sherry Malatt and husband David.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Rebecca Harrison Wasson; one brother William Wasson; and four sisters, Edna Hite, Judy McVey, Dorothy Kilmer, and Peggy Wasson Gano.

Celebration of Life service will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM at the Martinsburg Little League Park at Oatesdale Park in Martinsburg, WV.

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    Sunday, May 5th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Oatesdale Park
    Baltimore St & William Street
    MARTINSBURG, WV
    Sunday, May 5th, 2019
    1:00pm
    Celebration of Life

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May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of James Bernard Wasson, Jr., give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Marine Veteran, James Bernard Wasson, Jr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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