BUCKHANNON — Jimmie Ray Sothen II, 54, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon. He was born Nov. 2, 1962 in Germany, a son of Jimmie Ray Sothen Sr. and stepmother Pearl, of Volga, and the late Ruth Eneth Scott Sothen. On Nov. 28, 2008 he married Joanna Kittle who survives.
In addition to his father, stepmother and wife, he is survived by five sons, Justin Williston and Dustin Sothen, both of Texas, Jimmie Sothen III, of Buckhannon, Eric Richards, of Fairmont, and Josh Perry, of Morgantown; five daughters, Alexis Sothen, of Washington, Amanda Frey and husband Jon, of Kentucky, Angel Cicero, of Rock Cave, Danielle Hardway and husband Cole of Buckhannon and Tiereney Sothen of Buckhannon; 11 grandchildren and one on the way; three brothers, Ricky Sothen and wife Kimberly of Virginia, Jamie and Samuel Sothen, both of Volga; two stepbrothers, Brandon Siron and wife Brittany, of Buckhannon and Robert Siron, of Beckley; two sisters, Darlene Bosley and husband Joseph Jr., of Buckhannon, and Renate Black and husband Mike, of Buckhannon, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jimmie was a truck driver and a Christian by faith.
Friends will be received at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. with the funeral service beginning at 1 p.m. with Pastor Michael Tallman officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Lebanon Church Cemetery in Buckhannon. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.