Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Share This Obituary

Memories & Candles

“Dear Debbie, I am so very sorry to hear of Chuck's passing. I remember working with you and Chuck at Quality Insurance. Chuck was always helpful...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Karla Del Rio Bragg - friend

“I will sadly miss the company and conversations with Chuck about claims, and especially about our families. Please let me know if there is anything I...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Michael Lattocha - Jacobsburg, OH

“Juanita (NeeNee to us) and family, I am so very sad to hear of this news. What a wonderful, fun, thoughtful guy he was. I know he will be sorely...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Ginny Dansby - Murfreesboro, TN


“I worked at Crawford & Company with Chuck. Pastor Jim Zinn is our minister at Colfax U.M. Church and he has kept me informed on Chuck and many...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Jack & Dianne Ashcraft

“Debbie, Amanda and Jason, We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Ed & Cheryl Hinkle and Family

“Thinking of you in thoughts and prayers. Let me know if you need anything. Dana Satterfield ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Dana Satterfield

“Your community has lost a very valuable member. The memories and shared experiences past helps to lessen the sadness in my heart. Sympathies to the...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Tom Griffith - Boca Raton, FL

“Deepest sympathy for your loss. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Delegate Linda Longstreth

“To The Mafield Family. May you find peace during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. God Bles your families. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: shelley crane

“My sympathy to all, I know what a hard time you have been through, but his pain is over and your healing begins. They say time heals all wounds I'm...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Debbie Elliott Spears

“Debbie, Jason & Amanda, my heart goes out to you in this hard time. take care, Ivana ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Ivana Trader - cousin

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Marion County Senior Citizens. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Vicki Nichols - Farimont, WV

“Debbie, my thoughts are with you and your family!!!! ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Amy Bolyard - Debbie's Co-worker

Charles "Chuck" Mafield

Charles "Chuck" Glenn Mafield, 49, Benton's Ferry Community, Fairmont, passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at his home after a brave battle with brain cancer.

He was born in Fairmont on January 11, 1962, a son of Juanita (Hayes) Mafield of Mannington and the late Warren "Gene" Mafield.

Chuck was a claims adjuster for 28 years, working for several companies including Crawford & Company for over 10 years and Oak Casualty Insurance Company. He also worked as an independent property adjuster. He was a graduate of North Marion High School Class of 1980, he was a member of the local Cub Scouts and Boy Scout Troop 9 in Mannington, he was Presbyterian by Faith and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Mannington.

He was a hard worker and was always there to lend a helping hand to anyone in need. He loved spending time with family, especially his grandchildren who meant the world to him. His interests included woodworking, working in the yard, going to the beach, fishing, hunting and teaching his dog Keegan tricks.

In addition to his mother, Chuck is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Deborah K. (Wilfong) Mafield of Fairmont, one son, Jason Mafield of Fairmont, one daughter, Amanda Efaw and her husband Richard "Ricky" of Fairmont, and three grandchildren, Kaylin Efaw, Laken Efaw, and Jacquelyn Efaw.

Also surviving are four brothers, Doug Mafield and his wife Debra, Raymond "Donnie" Mafield, David Mafield, all of Mannington, and Keith Mafield and his wife Jane of Morgantown, one sister, Patricia Sheppard of Mannington, mother-in-law, Alberta Wilfong of Fairmont, brothers-in-law, Jim Wilfong and his wife Kathy, Raymond Wilfong and his wife Sandy, Virgil Wilfong, Walter Wilfong and his wife Annette, and Tom Wilfong, sisters-in-law, Dorothy Hoffman and her husband Pooch and Nancy Miller and her husband Johnathan, a special best friend, Mark Griffith, as well as several loving aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a father-in-law, James Wilfong, a mother-in-law, Deloris (Browning) Wilfong, and grandparents, Glenn E. and Doris Hayes and Charles and B. Louise Mafield.

The family would like to express a special thank you to Peoples Hospice, especially nurse Diane.

Family and friends may call at the Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St., Fairmont on Thursday from 1-8 pm and on Friday from 12-1 pm. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Friday July 15, 2011 at 1 pm with Pastor Rich Buonaiuto officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Fairmont.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.carpenterandford.com

Funeral Home
Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home
209 Merchant Street Fairmont, WV 26554
Tel. (304) 366-4671
Email Us