David Henthorne

David Arnold Henthorne, 59, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, June 9, 2013 at his home.

He was born Nov. 4, 1953, in Clarksburg, a son of the late Arnold E. and Georganna Doyle Henthorne.

On April 9, 2010, he married Mellie M. Lipscomb, who survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Christopher David Arnold Henthorne and Randy Lee Henthorne both of Clarksburg; one daughter, Nicole Pearl Grimm of Florida; three grandsons, Anthonie Jay Jeffrey and Matthew Wayne Jeffrey both of Florida, and Richard “Moe Bird” Tusing III of Buckhannon; two granddaughters, Maddisson Paige Hardy of Massachusetts, and Brianna Nicole Plaugher of Clarksburg; one brother, J.R. Henthorne of Buckhannon; one sister, Susan Henthorne of Clarksburg; one biological brother, Bernard McDonald of Clarksburg, four biological sisters, Denice McDonald, Dreamma Merritt and Judy Ashcroft, all of Clarksburg and Debbie Shockley of Huntington; and one daughter-in-law, Paris Tusing of Buckhannon.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his biological father, Robert Farrell; biological mother, Sally “Poocie” Farrell; one son, Richard “Jay Bird” Tusing Jr.; one brother, Christopher David Henthorne; and one granddaughter, Whitney Elaine Hager.

Mr. Henthorne was a welder for the oil field.

Friends will be received Thursday, June 13, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.