Charles “Chuck” Luther Ellyson, 84, of Parkersburg, passed away June 9, 2016, at Camden Clark Medical Center.
He was born February 28, 1932, Morgantown, WV, a son of the late Oddie Lee and Mildred Agnes Warner Ellyson.
He graduated from Tanner High School in 1951 and then served his country four years with the U.S. Navy.
He enjoyed pitching horseshoes and hunting and loved spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Regena M. Ellyson; daughter Debra Conley, of Mt. Sterling, OH; son, Theron Ross Ellyson, of Parkersburg; four grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a great granddaughter Olivia Grace Ellyson and his brothers, Donald and Edgar Ellyson.
There was a time of gathering for family and friends, from 2-6 pm, Wednesday, June 15, 2016, at the Leavitt Family Center, Parkersburg, WV. Online condolences may be sent at www.leavitt funeralhome.com