George Marshell Pride
George Marshell Pride, 90, of Fairmont, passed away at his home, surrounded by this family, on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. He was born in Fairmont on September 22, 1929, a son of the late Glenn C. Pride and Ethel M. (Reed) Pride.

George retired from Owens-Illinois after over 32 years of service. He loved taking care of his farm and caring for his cattle.

He is survived by his three sons, Eugene Pride and wife Pamela, David Pride (his caregiver), and Kenneth Pride and wife Barbara; five grandchildren: April Jones and husband Sonny, of Martinsburg, Dawn Pride and partner Peggy Singler, of Fairmont, Kerri Childs and husband David, of Fairmont, Summer Satterfield and husband Eric, of Fairmont, Davina J. Wagoner and husband Scott, of Romney; six great-grandchildren: Donovan, Devin "DJ", and Rebecca Jones, Donovan and Grayson Childs, and Piper Jo Satterfield.

He is also survived by a brother, Ernest D. Pride, of Ohio; and a sister, Barbara J. Edgell, of Fairmont.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Ruby (Satterfield) Pride.

He was also preceded in death by brothers: Willis Pride, Ervin D. Pride, Jim Pride and wife Evelyn, and Clyde H. Pride; sister, Ida May Clark; and one infant sibling, Mary L. Pride.

Family and friends are welcome to call at Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St., Fairmont, on Sunday from 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., and on Monday from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m., with the services taking place at the funeral home on Monday, November 18, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Nathan Barker officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery.

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David Arbogast
Nov 18, 2019
Thinking of fishing buddies and praying for you