Sep. 9, 1915 Friendly Tyler County West Virginia, USA
Jun. 27, 2008 New Martinsville Wetzel County West Virginia, USA
James William Hissom, 92, of New Martinsville Health Care Center, New Martinsville, formerly of 5th Street, Middlebourne, departed this life Friday June 27, 2008 in the facility. He was born September 9, 1915 in Friendly, WV a son of the late Albert D. And Lucy J. Miller Hissom.
James was a retired employee of Ormet Corporation, Hannibal, OH. He was a U. S. Army Airforce Veteran having served in WW II. He was a member of the Middlebourne Chuch of Christ.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Pearl Virginia Neff Hissom in 2006. A son Roger Hissom in 1993. Three brothers; Cecil, Clyde and Donald Hissom. Three half brothers; Charles, Harley and Garnet Hissom. Five sisters; Lora Carothers, Merle Morgan, Lottie Sinclair, Vaughn Hissom and Ruth Reed. A son in law Donald Martin in 2001.
He is survived by three daughters; Carol S. Martin, Belmont, WV, Barbara ( Tom ) Davis, Middlebourne and Connie Shreves, Sistersville. A sister Betty Fiest, Sistersville. Seven grand children and fourteen great grandchildren.
Friends will be received at the Furbee Funeral Home, Middlebourne 6 - 9pm Sunday where services will be held 11:00 am Monday with Evangelists Niles Hissom and Danny Allen officiating. Interment Greenlawn Cemetery, New Martinsville. Military rites by VFW Post, 6327, Sistersville, VFW Post 4634, New Martinsville, American Legion Post, 67, Sistersville, American Legion Post, 86, Paden City and American Legion Post, 28, New Martinsville.