Ronald Rutherford

Ronald Dale Rutherford, 68, of Lewisburg, WV, passed away Friday, May 11, 2018, at the Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg.

Born May 2, 1950, at Lewisburg, he was the son of the late Rodney and Dorothy Lilly Rutherford.

Dale was a U.S. Army veteran, having served two tours in Vietnam.

He is survived by his loving wife, Sandra L. Moses Rutherford, stepson, Justin Moody and wife, Stephanie, of Beckley, WV; stepdaughter, Beth Caples and husband, Doug, of Lewis-burg; grandchildren, Amber, Alex, and Andrew; and great-grandchildren, Ryan, Jonathan, Anna and Daniel; brothers, Gary Rutherford and wife Debbie of White Sulphur Springs, WV, and Doug Rutherford and wife, Melissa, of Lewisburg; sisters, Karen Bonnett and husband, Homer, of Daniels, WV, and Audrey Mowry of Pennsylvania; and several nieces and nephews.

It was Dale's wish to be cremated. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Morgan Funeral Home Chapel, 252 Montvue Drive, Lewisburg.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the Peyton Hospice House at 1265 Maplewood Avenue, Lewisburg, WV 24901.
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Morgan Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangments.

Obituary originally published in the May 14, 2018 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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