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Ernest Eugene "Ernie" Hissom
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1930
Kanawha County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 2011
Kanawha County
West Virginia, USA

Ernest Hissom
Ernest E. Hissom, 80, of Charleston passed away Sunday, March 20, 2011, at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, after a short illness.
Ernest was a lifelong resident of Kanawha County and a member of Hissom Tabernacle Church and he attended the Guthrie Baptist Church. He worked as a millwright for over 50 years and was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran.

Ernest was a member of AARP, American Legion, the Marine Corps League and many other organizations.

He was preceded in death by his parents, the Rev. Earl and Tressie (Dodd) Hissom; four brothers and four sisters.

Surviving: wife, Betty J. Mullins Hissom at home; son, Ernest Hissom Jr. of South Carolina; stepsons, Robert Botkins of Blacksburg, Va., and Gregory (Sherry) Botkins of Lavalette; daughters, Tanya and Mary Hissom; stepdaughter, Vickie Koogler of Virginia; sister, Roxie Hamer of Charleston; nine grandchildren; one special grandson, Ernest Hissom III; many great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, March 24, at Cooke Funeral Home Chapel, 600 Old Fort St., Cedar Grove, with the Rev. Melvin Sizemore and the Rev. Dr. Earl Cochran officiating. Entombment will follow the services in Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens, Glasgow, with military rites provided by the Herbert J. Thomas Memorial Detachment 947 of the Marine Corps League.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Cooke Funeral Home Chapel, Cedar Grove.

Condolences may be sent to the family via

Cooke Funeral Home and Crematorium, Cedar Grove, is in charge of arrangements.

Family links: 
  Earl Gorman Hissom (1893 - 1970)
  Tressie Lena Dodd Hissom (1897 - 1963)
  Betty Jane Mullins Hissom (1932 - 2011)
  Ernest Eugene Hissom (1949 - 2015)*
  Elizabeth Alphenia Hissom Cash (1914 - 1999)*
  Earl Gorman Hissom (1920 - 2005)*
  Ernest Eugene Hissom (1930 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens
Kanawha County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: FRAGGLEROCK66
Record added: Mar 22, 2011
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Ernest Eugene Ernie Hissom
Ernest Eugene Ernie Hissom
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