POINT PLEASANT — William Kyle Marshall Sr., 86, of Point Pleasant, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at Pleasant Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Point Pleasant.
He was born June 21, 1927, in Dante, Va., a son of the late William Paris Marshall and Dolly Frances (Burke) Marshall.
William was retired from Kaiser Aluminum in Ravenswood, W.Va., and served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army. He was also a member of the Avion Travel Club, where he served as secretary.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, Flora Lorraine (Blevins) Marshall; brother Ezra Marshall; and a great grandchild Tyler Marshall.
He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra and William Capehart, and Barbara and Phillip Goodnite of Point Pleasant; one son and daughter-in-law, William Kyle Jr. and Crystal Marshall, of Racine, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Sean Capehart, of Point Pleasant, Amy (Craig) Kammer, of Point Pleasant, Kim (Katherine) Capehart, of Greenville, S.C., William Kyle III (Amanda) Marshall, of Mineral Wells, W.Va., Robert (Michelle) Marshall, of Racine, Michael (Crystal) Marshall, of Mason, W.Va., and Christopher (Carissa) Goodnite of Yorktown, Va. Also, surviving are 16 great-grandchildren, Kiersten, Katelynn and Kierra Kammer, Izzy and Atticus Capehart, Gavin and Audrey Grace Goodnite, Kerwyn, Kyla, Kendall, Kayden and Karson Marshall, Jenna, Marissa and Nicholas Marshall, and Sydney Marshall; one sister, Stella Harkleroad, of Kingsport, Tenn.; and a brother, Harvey Marshall, of Chatsworth, Ga.
A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at Bachtel United Methodist Church in New Haven, W.Va., with William Kyle Marshall Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Graham Cemetery in New Haven, where military graveside rites will be give by the West Virginia Army Honor Guard and Stewart-Johnson V.F.W. Post No. 9926 of Mason.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, and one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church.
Online condolences may be made at www.wilcoxenfuneralhome.com.