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William Barclay Ambrose - Obituary

June 8, 1936 - April 11, 2016

William "Bill" Barclay Ambrose, 79, of Parkersburg, passed away April 11, 2016, at his residence.

He was born June 8, 1936 in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., son of the late Charles William and Henrietta Grandle Ambrose.

Bill retired from Elkem Metals in 1994 after twenty-four years with the company. He was a long-time member of the Lauckport United Methodist Church. His gift was making people smile and sharing his love of God.

Surviving Bill are his wife of fifty-seven years, Mary Sams Ambrose of Parkersburg.

Also daughters, Teresa Ambrose Feola and Brenda Ambrose Cable (Kenny); son, Robert William Ambrose (Erin), all of Charlotte, N.C.; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two brothers, C. Joseph Ambrose (Charlotte) of Mt. Vernon, Wash. and Kenneth Paul Ambrose (Sharon) of Huntington, W.Va.; sister, Patricia L. Campbell (Chuck) of Madison, Ala.; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at the Lauckport United Methodist Church with Rev. Ken Nolan and Rev. L. Norman Butler officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg and for one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday.

The family has requested in lieu of flowers memorials be made in Bill's memory to the Lauckport United Methodist Church, 908 Camden Ave., Parkersburg, WV 26101.

Bill was a graduate of Alderson High School, Alderson, WV, Class of 1955.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.leavittfuneralhome.com

Source: News Sentinal .Com

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