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Deward L. Offutt
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Birth: Sep. 9, 1920
Calhoun County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 29, 2004


Deward L. Offutt, 83, of Millstone, died Sunday, Feb. 29, 2004.

He was born in Calhoun County near the farm where he spent his life, the son of the late Arthur and Etta Whytsell Offutt.

He was a graduate of Calhoun County High School, Class of 1940. He served in World War II from 1942-1946 in the South Pacific and in the reserves from 1946-1949. He was retired from Hildreth Oil & Gas and Kingsbury Oil & Gas. He served 45 years on the Little Kanawha Soil Conservation District Board as a supervisor and on the RC&D Board. He was one of the original founders of West Fork Community Action and helped with the organization of the West Virginia Molasses Festival. He served as a county commissioner from 1967-1975. He was a member of Louisa Chapel Arnoldsburg U.M. Church for 70 years, and most recently attended Sand Ridge U.M. Church.

Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Byrnadeen Offutt; one son, D. Lention Offutt and wife Karen of Elizabeth; one daughter, Sherlene Conley and husband Kenny of Millstone; three grand-daughters, Melissa and Sarah Offutt and Hannah Conley; and one sister, Delma Kemper of Millstone.

He was preceded in death by an infant son, and one brother, Denver Offutt.

Services were held at Stump Funeral Home, Arnoldsburg, with Rev. Rick Swearengin and Rev. Cleston Garrett officiating. Burial was in Sturm Cemetery, Millstone.
(Contributed by Douglas Kirk Sorensen) 
Family links: 
  Etta May Whytsell Offutt (1896 - 1958)
  Byrnadeen Cooper Offutt (1921 - 2011)*
  Howard A. Offutt (1953 - 1953)*
*Calculated relationship
Sturm Cemetery
Calhoun County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Jul 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28579678
Deward L. Offutt
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Deward L. Offutt
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Deward L. Offutt
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