Sterling Gregory, age 81, a resident of Murphy Station Rd. Buckhannon, passed away on Sunday, October 18, 2020 in Ruby Memorial Hospital.
He was born May 9, 1939 in Webster Springs, a son of the late George Lloyd and Olga Prudene (King) Gregory. He was united in marriage to Ruth Ann (Wright) Bonner Gregory who survives.
Also surviving are: Two daughters, Sue Ann (Gregory) Canfield and husband David of SC, and Jo Ann Bonner Robertson and husband John of VA; two sons, Mark Gregory and wife Marie of England, and Robert Gregory and wife Windy of England; three sisters, Joan Kesling, of Hillsdale, MI, Vera Mae Thomson and husband Ron of Ocala, FL, and Sharon Sue Johnson and husband William of Hagerstown, MD; one brother, Larry Gregory and wife Connie of Buckhannon; 13 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Gregory was preceded in death by one daughter, Brenda Sue (Bonner) Jones and brother-in-law, Zaner Kesling.
Sterling was a graduate of Buckhannon High School.
He worked at Badger Coal Company, was a member of the United Mine Workers and retired from WV Dept. of Highways in Barbour County.
He served in the US Airforce and was stationed in England.
Sterling attended Reger United Methodist Church.
A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.wrightfuneralhomeservices.com