- February 6, 1926 - January 14, 2017
- Fayetteville, West Virginia
of Gory's Passing
Share This Obituary
Arrangements made by
Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home
Gory Franklin Underwood, 90, of Fayetteville, passed away Saturday, January 14, 2017 with his family by his side.
Gory was born on February 6, 1926 in Montgomery, WV to the late Gory B. and Iola Treadway Underwood.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Virginia, December 6, 2008; his brothers Ray and Earl, and sister, Martha.
Gory was a World War II Veteran having fought at the battle of Normandy.
He was retired from Union Carbide at Alloy, WV.
Survivors include his children: David, Ruth Hunt and husband, Lanny, and Larry and his wife, Connie; grandchildren: Maggie, Jenny, Fallon, Heather Underwood, and Adam Hunt.
Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville.
The family will receive friends from 11 am on Wednesday until time of service.
For those wishing to express your condolences to the Underwood family, you may do so by visiting our website at www.doddpaynehessfuneralhome.com.
The family has entrusted arrangements to Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, 350 W. Maple Avenue, Fayetteville, WV.