Stanley B. Chidester, 51, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, in St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon.
He was born Feb. 15, 1962, in Buckhannon, a son of the late Raymond and Patty Peck Chidester.
On June 17, 1979, he married Carol Spangler, who survives.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Stanley B. Chidester Jr. and wife, Rindi, of Buckhannon; two daughters, Crystal Chidester and fiance, Tim Champ, and Mindy Chidester and fiance, Mitch Replogle, all of Buckhannon; one grandson, Dylan Replogle of Buckhannon; four granddaughters, Shelby and Sydney Winans, Carlee Champ and Destiny Chidester, all of Buckhannon; one brother, Steve Chidester and wife, Bobbie, of Canaan; six sisters, Carol Workman and fiance, Timothy Gooden, Brenda Crouse and husband, Terry, April Chidester and Rebecca Long, all of Buckhannon, Sheila Chidester of Charleston and Kimberley Perrine and husband, Dave, of Gaines; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Ronald Chidester; paternal grandparents, Tillman and Dolly Sines Peck; and maternal grandparents, Worthington and Sarah Strader Chidester.
Mr. Chidester was a loving father, grandfather and husband.
Friends will be received today from 5 to 8 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with the Rev. Jerry Lee officiating. Burial will follow in Canaan Church Cemetery in Canaan.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling- St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.