Rodney Ryan Burnside

TENNERTON — Rodney Ryan Burnside, 35, of Buckhannon, passed away on April 29, 2018.

He was born in Buckhannon, on October 23, 1982 a son of Rebecca O’Dell Steele (Terry) and Rodney Burnside (Lori) who will miss him dearly.

In addition to his parents, left to cherish his memory are daughters: Leah Burnside and Kynnedi Burnside; son Kaiden Burnside; ex-stepdaughter, Jazmine Kubovcik; sister Keri Steele; three stepbrothers: Keith Beckley (Amanda), Kyle Beckley (Gabi) and Bobby Beckley (Angel); seven stepnieces and nephews; and ex-wife Nicole Thompson (Mickey).

Ryan was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Stanley and Luellen O’Dell; and paternal grandparents, Robert and Mary Jane Burnside.

Ryan went to Lafayette High School, and was later employed as a well driller. He enjoyed being an outdoor sportsman, carpentry, music, movies and spending time with friends and family.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Nelsen Funeral Home, 3785 Strawberry Plains Road, Williamsburg, Va. Online condolences may be shared at

An additional memorial service will be held at the Rock Cave Baptist Church at 2 Church St. in Rock Cave starting at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, 2018 with Pastor David Jesse officiating.

Tomblyn-Clutter Funeral and Cremation is honored and privileged to serve the family of Rodney Ryan Burnside. Online condolences may be expressed at


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