Jonathan Boone Dagley


Jonathan Boone Dagley, 85, of Buckhannon, died Sept. 9 at Holbrook’s on the Hill in Buckhannon.

He was born Sept. 23, 1931, in Union Ridge, Illinois, a son of the late Chauncey Lewis and Worthy Elizabeth Downen Dagley.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Malcolm Dagley; one sister, Margret Sawyer; and one niece, Patricia Sawyer.

He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Frances Venters Dagley; one daughter, Sandra Hinchman of Buckhannon; one son, Darrell Dean Dagley, and wife Joyce of Buckhannon; three grandsons, Jamie Hinchman, Bucky Hinchman and wife Virginia and Trent Dagley and wife Destiny, all of Buckhannon; one grandson, in his heart, Russell Bennett and wife Bobbie Jo of Horner; four great-granddaughters, Aslynn, Ashley and Tiffany Hinchman and Annabelle Dagley; one great-grandson, Jonathan Hinchman; one brother, Larry Dagley and wife Barbara; and several nieces, nephews and caring friends.

Mr. Dagley served in the United States National Guard for two years and worked in the oil and gas industry as well as the timber industry as a logging engineer. He was a member of the Sand Run Baptist Church, loved the Rev. Butcher and attending Bible study. Mr. Dagley loved being with his family and having big family dinners.

Friends will be received Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the funeral hour, with the Rev. Donald Butcher officiating. Burial will follow in the Heavner Cemetery in Buckhannon.

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