William "Little Bill" Ross Hendershot, 50, of Mannington, died Sunday (Sept. 4, 2016) from injuries sustained in a dirt bike accident.
He was born May 17, 1966, at East Liverpool, Ohio, a son of Dorothy Dalean Martin Hendershot of Mannington and the late Frederick "Jack" Hendershot.
He is survived by his wife, Tonya Snodgrass Hendershot of Mannington; five children, William Roberts-Hendershot of Southport, Pennsylvania, Cody Roberts-Hendershot and Amanda Barbour of Coudersport, Pennsylvania, Jason and Crystal Hendershot of Tallahassee, Florida, Emily Roberts-Hendershot and Eric Efaw of Mannington and Jackson Hendershot and Amanda Williams of Mannington; 14 grandchildren; a son-in-law, Jamie Riderhour; three sisters, Deborah and Doug Mafield of Mannington, Jackie and James Gill of Mannington and Becky and Gary Patterson of New Cumberland; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his father, Bill was preceded in death by his sister, Jenny Lynn Jarvis.
Bill was a member of the United States Army Reserves for 10 years. He loved his grandchildren first and foremost. He enjoyed growing a garden, hunting and fishing and going ginseng hunting with Jimbo. He was a genuine smart-aleck.
All visitation and services will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the funeral home. Burial will take place at Greene Cemetery. Pallbearers will be William Roberts Hendershot, Jason Hendershot, Jackson Hendershot, Jamie Ridenhour, Eric Efaw and Jimbo McCartney. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mastersfuneralhomewv.com.
Published on September 6, 2016