Benjamin Cole Laughlin, 27, of Arnoldsburg

Benjamin Cole Laughlin, 27, of Arnoldsburg WV, passed away on November 4, 2020.

He was born on March 31, 1993, at Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Charleston WV.

He is survived by one son, Luke Michael Laughlin, of St. Mary’s WV; his mother Sharon Lawson Laughlin of Chloe; his father Michael Laughlin of Arnoldsburg; one brother Shaun Laughlin of Arnoldsburg; and one adopted brother, Shawn Hillegas of Tonawanda NY.

He is also survived by four aunts, Debbie Arnold, Dawn Brady, Cindy Laughlin, and LaFawn Laughlin; two uncles, Greg (Shotgun) Laughlin and Jeremy (Budda) Laughlin; and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by maternal grandparents Bert and Geneva Lawson; paternal grandparents Ursula Laughlin and Roy Laughlin; one aunt, Alma Brady; and five uncles, David Laughlin, Steve Laughlin, Lennis Lawson, Alva (Joe) Lawson, and Ben Lawson.

Ben was an avid hunter and fisherman who loved the outdoors. He was an amazing high school wrestler earning two state championship titles. He was a loving and caring person who was always ready to step up and support his family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

A celebration of life may be held at a later date. Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc., Arnoldsburg WV is assisting the Laughlin family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.stumpfuneralhomes. com