Kenneth Bayard Stanley


Kenneth Bayard Stanley, 80, of Mannington, passed away at his residence on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. He was born June 8, 1938, at Valley Bend, a son of the late Kenneth Harold Stanley and Dorothy Chewning Stanley.
Kenneth graduated from Tygart Valley High School and enlisted in the United States Army where he served in Vietnam and later retired after 20 years of service. Following his retirement he worked at Friendly Furniture in Fairmont. He loved golf, was active in Mannington Vietnam Veteran's Association, and kept up with his grandchildren's activities.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Nancy L. Maxwell Stanley; 5 children: Candace (Michael) Tuttle of Mannington, Kevin R. (Kim) Stanley of Richmond, VA, Craig D. Stanley of Mannington, Crystal (James) Harbert of Idamay, and Kelly (Antonio) Arnett of Mannington; 11 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; a brother: William J. (Carolyn Sue) Stanley of Inwood; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Kenneth was preceded in death by a brother: Howard Stanley.
Friends may call at the Hutson Funeral Home, 3171 Husky Highway on Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 2-8 p.m. where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday with Rev. David Yanero officiating. Interment will follow at the West Virginia National Cemetery in Pruntytown where full military honors will be conducted. Condolences may be accessed at
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