Jesse Roy Kisamore Sr.


Jesse Roy Kisamore Sr., 84, a resident of Hambleton passed from this life on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family and under the care of Mountain Hospice.

Jesse was born Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1936, at Davis, the son of the late Elwood and Sylvia Catherine Kisamore.

On May 21, 1966, at Leadmine United Methodist Church, he married Wanda Lee Christman Kisamore, who survives.

Left to cherish Jesse’s memory besides his wife are two sons, Jesse Roy Kisamore Jr. and companion, Rita, and Gregory Scott Kisamore and wife, Monica; three grandchildren, Britainey Kisamore and companion, Cody Ball, Jeanna Boyles and husband, Donald, and Tony Parsons and wife, Clarissa; three great-grandchildren, Wade Boyles, Logan Boyles and Graysen Ball; three brothers, Lester of Thomas, Paul of Maryland and Mike of Oklahoma; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Preceding Jesse in death besides his parents was a brother, Ronald.

Jesse attended Tucker County Schools and served in the U.S. Army. He was employed as a coal miner with Island Creek Coal Company/Consol for 33 years.

Jesse attended Sycamore Grove Church for many years. He enjoyed working word search puzzles, watching westerns and ‘In the Heat of the Night,’ and required his coffee.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, from noon until 1 p.m., the funeral hour. Rev Pat Cassidy will officiate, and interment will follow at Shaffertown Cemetery where members of the Tucker County Veterans Association, H.W. Daniels Post No. 29 American Legion and Tygarts Valley Post No. 3647 Veterans of Foreign Wars will conduct full military honors.

The Hostetler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements for Jesse Roy Kisamore, Sr.

Send online condolences to the family at www.hostetlerfuneralhome.com.