FORT ASHBY, W.Va. — James Donley Troutman, lovingly known as “Pappy Jim” to his grandchildren, 79, of Fort Ashby, W.Va., died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
Friends will be received at the Upchurch Funeral Home, Inc., Route 28, Fort Ashby, on Sunday from 2 to 3 p.m.
A memorial service will follow in the funeral home on Sunday at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Mark Hickman officiating.
As per Jim’s request, he will be cremated.
A private interment will be held at a later date.
The family respectfully requests that memorials take the form of contributions to either the Transportation Fund, Ali Ghan Shrine, P.O. Box 1416, Cumberland, MD 21501-1416 or to The Mineral County Humane Society, Inc., c/o Joy Fertig, HC 84, Box 12, Keyser, WV 26726.