Charles A. Cosner


Charles Allan Cosner, 79, of Davis, passed away at his home on Aug. 8, 2019, after battling cancer.

He was born March 24, 1940, in Albert, a son of the late William Henry and Ella May Roberts Cosner.

Charlie is survived by his loving wife, Cheryl Shoemaker Cosner, whom he married on Feb. 19, 1975.

He is also survived by his son, Allen Charles Cosner of Davis, and his “grandpuppy,” Coco, who could always be seen riding around with Charlie.

He was preceded in death by five brothers, Paul William, Robert Wayne, Grover, Patsy Don and Albert Dorsey, and three sisters, Elizabeth Jane, Alta Mae and Barbara Ann.

Charlie served in the United States Army. He served on the Davis Volunteer Fire Department for over 50 years. He worked for Blackwater State Park for over 25 years. He worked for Hinkle Funeral Home and was a right hand man to Bucky, Scott and Jordan for over 40 years. He took great pride in always being available for the fire department and funeral home. Charlie was known for being able to fix anything and everything.

Friends will be received at Hinkle-Fenner Funeral Home today from 4 – 8 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 11, from 11a.m. – 3 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Hinkle-Fenner Chapel with the Rev. John Callaway officiating. Interment will follow in Davis Cemetery with Fireman and Military Honors.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations to be made to the Davis Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 215, Davis, WV 26260. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.hinklefennerfuneralhome.com.