Cray Duelley, 81 - Millstone

Cray Duelley, 81, of Millstone, West Virginia, passed away August 21, 2011 at Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital.

He was born August 20, 1930 in Gilmer County WV a son of the late Edgar and Vergil Pearl Harris Duelley. Cray worked thirty two years of his life in the oil field, retiring from employment with Carl Morris. He farmed at home, raising cattle and usually a big garden.

Surviving are a daughter, Debra (John) Griffin of Creston WV; four sisters, Lilly Gay Wilson of Glenville WV, Mary Virginia Sprouse of Ohio; Flora Kathleen Merriman of PA; and Georgia "Maggie" Harold, of Stinson WV; two brothers, Loren Duelley of Wellington OH and Ed "Bub" Duelley of Newberne WV.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Sylvia Allen Duelley in 1978; two sisters, Elvy May Yeager and Betty Jo Maxwell; and three brothers, Ray Duelley, Fay Duelley, and Dorsey Scott Duelley.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, August 24 at Stump Funeral Home in Grantsville WV with Rev. Carl Marks officiating. Interment will be in the Sturm Cemetery at Millstone.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.