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David Dwight Gandee
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1964
West Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 2013
Kanawha County
West Virginia, USA

David Dwight Gandee was born on November 21, 1964 to Jack and Bessie Gandee. God called David Home on April 1, 2013.

Preceding him in death was his father Jack Gandee and grandmother Mabel Thaxton.

DAVID WAS AN AVID PITTSBURGH STEELERS FAN and loved to golf, also loved going to WVU games with his daughter.

He was a former employee of Bird's Chevron, P.S.I. and was currently employed by Appalachian Tire Company.

Survivors include his daughter, Brittany Gandee of Sissonville and Malynnia Gandee of Sissonville and their mother Connie Gandee; grandson Carter Chinn; mother, Bessie Thaxton Gandee; sister, Debbie Harrison; brother, Dale Gandee and many nieces and nephews.

He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.

Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Sunday April 7, 2013 at the Charleston Municipal Auditorium, 224 Virginia Street East, Charleston, with the Rev. Walter Means and the Rev. Randy Campbell officiating. Private family burial will follow in Thaxton Cemetery, Thaxton Hollow, Charleston.

Visitation with the family will be from 11:00 AM until service time on Sunday.

The family will accept memorial online condolences at: or via paypal at

Cunningham-Parker-Johnson Funeral Home is serving the Gandee Family.


The bodies of David Gandee, 48, his nephew, Shain Gandee, 21, and friend, Donald Robert Myers, 27, were discovered on Monday morning, April 1st, in Shane's Ford Bronco after the trio went out four-wheeling in Sissonville, W.Va.

According to the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office, autopsies revealed the men died from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning when the vehicle's tailpipe became submerged deep in mud.

Shain Gandee's Find A Grave Memorial # 107636808
Donald Myers' Find A Grave Memorial # 107860897 
Family links: 
  Jack Lee Gandee (1936 - 2004)
  Bessie Mae Thaxton Gandee (1936 - 2015)
  Dale Lee Gandee (1963 - 2015)*
  David Dwight Gandee (1964 - 2013)
*Calculated relationship
Thaxton Cemetery
Kanawha County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Kelly Craig
Record added: Apr 03, 2013
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David Dwight Gandee
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David Dwight Gandee
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