Richard N. Stump, 51 - Sand Ridge

Richard N. Stump, 51, of Sand Ridge, West Virginia, passed away September 14, 2005 at Charleston Area Medical Center, Memorial Division following a long illness.

Born in Calhoun County, September 11, 1954, he was a son of Mrs. Grace Haught Stump of Sand Ridge and the late Rev. Warder E. Stump, Jr. He was a volunteer fireman and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Grantsville.

Surviving in addition to his mother are brother, Charles H. Stump of Sand Ridge, two sisters, Emily Gainer of Grantsville and Evelyn Fulks of Millstone; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, September 18 at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville. Rev. Greg Swisher will officiate. Interment will be in the Sand Ridge Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 12-noon until the time of services.