James Powell Burd

James Powell Burd, 41, of Mineral Wells, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.

He was born in Parkersburg, Oct. 17, 1971, a son of Regina Ann Burd Cunningham of Mineral Wells. He was employed as a carpenter by Mid Atlantic Regional Council of Carpenters, and was a member of the Local 899 Carpenters Union. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Carol ‘Tigger’ Burner (Terry) of Marietta, Ohio; grandmother, Geraldine Burd of Mineral Wells; an aunt, Roberta Meadows (John) of Parkersburg; a girlfriend, Janie Dawson of Parkersburg, and her two children, Chloe and Jozie Lee. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Powell Robert Burd; and an aunt, Wanda Sue Clarke.

There will be no services at this time.

Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg, is assisting the family with cremation arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent at www.leavittfuneralhome.com