Mr. Mark Bruce Winans, age 69, a resident of Swamp Run near Buckhannon, departed this life early Tuesday morning October 15, 2019 in the comforts of his home. Death was following a period of declining health.
He was born August 25, 1950, at Boulder, WV, a son of the late Thurman Alonzo Winans and Helen Mae McCoy Winans, who survives. On November 18, 1972 he was united in marriage to the former Patricia Ann McVicker, who survives at their home.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by two children; Christina Michelle Ferrell of Middlebourne, WV and Timothy Mark Winans of Buckhannon, one brother; Roger Winans and wife Cheryl of Boulder, WV. Additional survivors include seven grandchildren; Shelby Lynn Blume and husband James, Sydney Michelle Winans, Madalynn Winans, Tyler Ferrell, Jayden Ferrrell, Waylon Barbaro, and Carlee Champ.
In addition to his father, Mark was preceded in death by one infant daughter; Pamela Winans, and two brothers; Marshall C. Winans and Robert C. Winans.
Mark attended the schools of Barbour County and was previously employed by CGP Development as an equipment operator. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and enjoyed being in the outdoors. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Friends will be received from the Bethel United Methodist Church near Audra on Saturday October 19, 2019 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., the funeral hour, when final rites will be conducted from the Church with Lay Speaker Eric Maylee officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Hebron Cemetery on Carrolton Road. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.talbottfuneralhome.com. The Talbott Funeral Home in Belington is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Mark Bruce Winans.