TERRA ALTA, W.Va. — Jerry H. Shillingburg, 65, of Terra Alta, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, May 20, 2013 at home.
He was born on April 5, 1948 in Oakland, the son of the late Hobert Arthur and Ramona Joan (Bowman) Shillingburg.
Jerry was employed by Hill Side Trucking. He was a member of the White Dale Brethren Church in Terra Alta where he was their superintendent, Sunday school teacher and the church moderator. Jerry was a loving husband, father and grandfather and an avid fisherman.
He is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Linda (Secrist) Shillingburg; four daughters, Felisha Jessie, Karen McFarlan, Sandy Berry and Cheryl Corby; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a sister, Gail Schrock; and his favorite fishing buddies, brothers-in-law, Elis Harvey, Terry Elliott and Roger Secrist and nephew, Jayson Harvey; and a special uncle, Ted Bowman.
Friends will be received at the Burdock-Fredlock Funeral Home, P.A., 21 N. 2nd St., Oakland, on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 from 2 to 5 p.m. at which time a funeral service will be held in the funeral home with Pastor Stanley Waybright officiating. www.burdockfredlockfh.com.