In Loving Memory Of
Jerry Chisler, 73, of Daybrook,
WV died Friday, December 16, 2011 in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
He was born May 9, 1938 at
Daybrook, a son of the late Tracy "Boog" Chisler and Essie Mae Brewer
Mr. Chisler was a retired
employee of Pennzoil. He had worked for the company for over 37 years.
He was a member of the
Monongalia County Farm Bureau and the Clay-Battelle Senior Citizens.
Jerry loved his family, his
grandkids, and his many friends. His farm and his goats were very important in
his life as well as splitting wood. He also greatly enjoyed restoring old
tractors and gas well engines. He attended many engine shows. Also, he had a
great passion for hunting as well as trapping. If it could be shot-he would hunt
it. He loved the outdoors. He loved to tell stories about things from the past
and was quite a talker.
In his younger years he played
basketball with two very famous people, Jerry West and Hot Rod Hunley.
Surviving are his wife, Peggy
Lou Eddy Chisler; two sons and their spouses, David Lynn Chisler and his wife
Sheila of Core, Jeffrey Kyle Chisler and his wife Tammy of Daybrook; two
daughters and their spouses, Kimberly Lea Chisler and her fiance' Henry Dawson
of Raysal, WV and Pamela Sue Chisler Rush and her husband David Rush of
Wadestown; three brothers and their spouses, Larry and Sandy Chisler of
Mooresville, Rob and Patty Chisler of Wadestown, and Roddy Dean and Carolyn
Chisler of Daybrook; eleven grandchildren, Donnie Clark, Jr, Chad Allen Chisler,
Carissa Lewis, Chandra and Eddie Kennedy, Dade and Kala Chisler, JeriAnn and
John Gump, Brooke Rush, Michael Chisler, Felesha Rush, Kyle Chisler, and Sydney
Rush; seven great-grandchildren, Colby Chisler, Gage Hathaway, Forrest Lewis,
Trey Kennedy, Trevor Kennedy, Zachary Gump, and Gabrielle Gump; his sidekick,
Hank the dog; and many nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death are his
parents; a sister JoAnn Chisler Tennant and her husband, Lawrence Tennant.
The family would like to thank
the doctors, nurses, and staff of Ruby Memorial Hospital and Health South Rehab
Hospital for the care and compassion show to Jerry and his family during his
Friends may call at the
Owen-Neely Funeral Home in Blacksville from 2-4 & 7-9 PM Monday. Funeral
services will be held in the funeral home at 11:00 AM Tuesday with the Rev.
Freddie Eddy, II officiating. Interment will follow in the Chisler Cemetery on
the family farm.
Memorial contributions may be
made to: Daybrook Methodist Church, 2552 Daybrook Road, Fairview, WV 26570, or
Clay-Battelle Senior Citizens, PO Box 176, Blacksville, WV 26521, or WV Oil
& Gas Festival, c/o Barbara Vincent, 110 George Street, Sistersville, WV