Arley Metheney, 86 - Nebo

Arley Metheney, 86, of Nebo, West Virginia, passed away April 27, 2011 at his home.

He was born at Nebo a son of the late Ezra and Verna Sharp Metheney.

He was a former pipeline construction worker and farmer.

Surviving are 8 sons, Darris (Jobby) Metheney of Creston OH, Dale (Tinker) Metheney and Tim Metheney both of Nebo, James, Troxel, Doy and Gene (Bub) Metheney all of Chloe WV, and Roy Metheney of Big Otter WV; 3 daughters, Euthleen Jarvis and Tama Jarvis both of Chloe, and Louise Boggs of Nebo; a sister, Jessie Starcher of Nebo; 27 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Mamie Tanner Metheney; 3 brothers, Frank, Woodrow (Red) and Tom Metheney; 1 sister, Erma Barnes; and 2 granddaughters.

Friends may call at the family residence from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 29. Burial will be in the Metheney Cemetery.

Stump Funeral Home of Arnoldsburg is in charge of arrangements.