Thomas Junior Moran, 72, of Hunter's Fork Road, Belington, died Saturday, June 30, 2012, in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, following a several week illness.
He was born Dec. 30, 1939, on Hunter's Fork, Belington, a son of the late Thomas Moran Sr. and the late Jessie T. Lantz Moran.
Surviving are one son, Timothy Leon Moran of Kearneysville; one daughter, Sherry Lena Moran of Tucson, Ariz.; two grandchildren, Cain Junior Allen And Jessica Lena Peters; one great-grandson, Gavin Junior Allen; and his former wife, Dovie Opal Cross Moran.
He was also preceded in death by several brothers and a sister.
Mr. Moran was a retired heavy equipment operator in construction. He was a member of AARP and formerly attended the United Brethren Church on Hunter's Fork. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 5, from Schoonover-Stemple Funeral Chapel, 609 Crim Ave. in Belington. The Rev. Joe Carl Delauder will officiate and interment will follow in Lambert Chapel Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 until 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 a.m.. until 2 p.m., the funeral hour, on Thursday.
Schoonover Stemple Funeral Chapel was entrusted with arrangements.