Shelton Hollow, WV — Brice “Junior” Carnahan, age 72 of Shelton Hollow, WV and formerly of Oakwood died 2:58 p.m. Thursday, January 16, 2014 at Cabell Huntington West Virginia Hospital. He was born February 14, 1941 in Paulding, County to the late Brice and Freda (Ankney) Carnahan, Sr. He married Susan Yoh, who survives in Charloe. They later divorced.
He is survived by his daughters: Jetta (Bryan) Wildermuth of Continental, Jodi Bell-Crosser of Antwerp, Julie (Rollin) Bullinger of Charloe; son: Brice (Summer Lambert) Carnahan III of Paulding; 13 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; 3 brothers: Raynord (Bonnie) Carnahan of Kalida, Larry (Diana) Carnahan of Mandale and Gary (Sandy) Carnahan of Defiance; 2 sisters: Gladys Hammon of Charloe and Wanda (Martin) Taylor of Oakwood; 2 step-sisters: Lillian (Ron) Bruns of Napoleon and Luella Kosch of Continental; and Harold “Gene” Yenser of Arthur, who was like a brother to him.
He is preceded in death by his step-father: Rill Carnahan; 2 granddaughters: ShaLisa Moyer and Brandi Moyer; 1 great-grandson: Jayden Mitchell; and a step-sister: Viola “Bunny” Goings.
Junior retired from Stoneco, Auglaize, OH. He also owned the Charloe Store from 1976 to 1991. He was a life member of Ohio Operators Engineer and was known as a collector of everything.
The funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at HEITMEYER FUNERAL HOME, Oakwood with Pastor Harold “Gene” Yenser officiating.Burial will follow in Sherman Cemetery, Oakwood. Visitation will be Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Monday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Oakwood.
Condolences may be expressed at www.heitmeyerfuneralhome.com