Aug. 28, 1934 Harpers Ferry Jefferson County West Virginia, USA
Sep. 6, 2013 Ranson Jefferson County West Virginia, USA
Robert "Snapper" Lee Ainsworth, 79, of Harpers Ferry, WV passed away on Friday, September 6, 2013 at Jefferson Medical Center in Ranson, WV.
Born August 28, 1934 in Harpers Ferry, WV, he was the son of the late James Albert Ainsworth and Elsie Lee Myers Ainsworth.
He was of the Lutheran faith. Snapper retired from the National Park Service in Harpers Ferry, WV as an equipment operator with 32 years of service.
He was a member of the American Legion Post No. 71 and the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge No. 948, both of Charles Town, WV and a lifetime member of Friendship Fire Company in Harpers Ferry, WV.
Snapper enjoyed his retirement, watching the deer, and especially enjoyed being with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Elizabeth Fritts, Peggy Fauble and June Taulton and four brothers, Junior Ainsworth, Kibbie Ainsworth, Howard "Skeets" Ainsworth and Frank Ainsworth.
Services will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home, 256 Halltown Road, Harpers Ferry, WV with Pastor Ed Hall officiating. Interment will be held in Pleasant View Memory Gardens in Martinsburg, WV