Stanley D. Gain of Marshville community passed away Jan. 1, 2013, in United Hospital Center.
He was born June 5, 1912, on Big Flint in Doddridge County, and had celebrated his 100th birthday with family and friends at Marshville Community Center last summer.
His parents were the late Reason Gain and Orpha Underwood Gain.
He was married to the late Pearl Williams Gain and later to the late Rhea Utter Gain.
He was retired from U Carbide-Graftech.
Mr. Gain was the last surviving member of his immediate family, having been predeceased by five brothers and one sister.
Surviving are one son, LeRoy D. Gain and wife, Nancy, of Helvetia,; three daughters, Dorothy J. Burner of Madison, Ohio, Norma L. Williams of Mentor, Ohio, and Yvonne S. Peck and husband, Robert, of Texas; one stepson, Don M. Herrod and wife, Debra, of Marshville; a stepdaughter, Linda Linder and husband, Charles, of Mineral Wells; and 17 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Robert D. Gain and Glen K. Gain.
His daughter-in-law, Beth Sullivan Gain, survives in Nutter Fort.
Mr. Gain enjoyed woodworking, carving, making baskets, small engine repairs and chain saw sharpening.
Friends may call at Greathouse Funeral Home in Salem Friday, Jan. 4, from 3 to 8 p.m. where the funeral service will be conducted Saturday at 1 p.m. with Pastor Bill Davis presiding. Interment will follow in Marshville Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to GreathouseFuneralHome.com. Arrangements are in care of Greathouse Funeral Home.