HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — John B. Fortune, 86, of Huntington, passed away peacefully Fri., Feb. 14, 2014, in Murfreesboro, Tenn.
Born April 24, 1927, in Peach Creek, he was a son of the late John A. and Tina Hall Fortune.
John was a retired employee of CSX Transportation in Huntington.
Survivors include his loving wife, Wanda Clendenin Fortune; one son, John W. (Carol Ann) Fortune of Murfreesboro; one daughter, Susan (Dan) Shifflette of Douglasville, Ga.; one sister, Ethel Smith of Virginia Beach, Va.; grandchildren, Danielle and Deaven Shifflette, along with nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Mon., Feb. 17, at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Rev. James Jobe. Entombment will follow at the White Chapel Memorial Gardens, US Route 60 Midland Trail, Barboursville.
The family will receive friends between 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Wallace Funeral Home, 1159 Central Avenue, Barboursville, is in charge of arrangements.