Gary Wayne Brannon

Gary Wayne Brannon, 54, of Parkersburg, passed away on Aug. 14, 2014, at Camden Clark Medical Center in Parkersburg.

He was born July 13, 1960, in Parkersburg, a son of Donald and Mary Epling Brannon of Parkersburg.

He was a former meat cutter at Foodland, was an avid bowler and loved fishing, the West Virginia Mountaineers and the Cincinnati Reds.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his daughter, Emily Brannon of Marietta, Ohio; his ex-wife, Chris; his loving partner, Lisa; Lisa’s son, Matt and Janelle; a sister and brother-in-law, Vickie and Alan Hupp of Parkersburg; and several nieces and nephews.

He was proceeded in death by his sister, Sonya Phillips; and his grandparents, Earl and Etta Brannon and Letha and Jack Epling.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. today at Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer, with the Rev. Danny Whited officiating. Burial will follow in Otto Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family two hours prior to the service today at the funeral home.