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Obituary for Edward V. Amos Sr.

Edward V. Amos, Sr., 95, of Sistersville, WV was reunited with his wife on Wednesday, May 29, 2019.

Ed was born February 28, 1924 in Middlebourne, WV; son of the late Clem and Lula (Mercer) Amos.

He was a retired field engineer for St. Regis and was a retired operator for PPG; loved gardening and playing golf; a U.S. Marine serving during WWII; member of Sistersville VFW Post 6327, American Legion Post No. 86 and New Martinsville Moose Lodge #931; served with the Honor Guard “Blue Blazers” for thirty years and a Protestant by faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary (Maidens) Amos; second wife, Catherine (Riggs) Amos; four siblings, Clem Amos, II, Burl Amos, Gertrude Davis and James Amos and two step-sons, Larry and Tim Still.

Surviving are two sons, Edward (Cathy) Amos, Jr. and Robert (Barbara) Amos both of Paden City, WV; daughter, Edna “Sis” (LeeRoy) Travis of Paden City, WV; three step-children, Nila Goudy and Kitty (Rick) Knowlton both of Sistersville, WV and Susan (Mick) Price of Ravenswood, WV; sister, Jane Zantine of Bowerston, OH; sister-in-law, Shirley Amos of Paden City, WV; five grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; several step grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends received 2-7 p.m., Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home in Paden City where services will be held 1 p.m., Sunday, June 2, 2019. Burial to follow in Paden Memorial Gardens.

Honor Guard will conduct military services.

Memorial contributions may be made, in Ed’s name, to VFW Scholarship Fund, Sistersville VFW Post 6327, 504 Diamond St., Sistersville, WV 26175 or Paden City Flag Fund, WesBanco, 101 S 4th Ave., Paden City, WV 26159.