Posted: Thu 4:24 PM, Jan 23, 2014
Funeral Home: Matheny Whited Funeral Home
Franklin Self, 62 of Elizabeth WV passed away January 21, 2014 at Parkersburg Care Center after an extended illness.
He was born in Gilmer County the son of the Late Ottawa and Ruth (Queen) Self.
He owned Self Logging Company of Elizabeth WV for over 30 years.
He was an avid Hunter, Enjoyed fishing and spending time with his Grandchildren.
He is survived by his campanion of 39 years Sharon Bevel
5 children: Tracy and Lori Reed of Newark, Billy Bevel of Palestine WV, Sandra (Buddy) Winnell of Elizabeth WV, Timmy ( Jessica Harris) Bevel of Grantsville WV 7 Grandchildren: Calab, Cami, and Cole Winnell of Elizabeth WV Audrey and Alex Bevel of Palestine WV, Mackenzie Bevel of Grantsville WV and Dakota Stutler of Newark WV.
6 Brother and sisters:
Autti (Patricia) Self of Gilmer Co
Patricia (Jim) Deem of Mineral Wells WV
Phyllis Bowe of Akron Ohio
Mary (Don) Pfalzgraf of Elizabeth WV
Dave (Ann) Self of Arnoldsburg WV and
Connie (Jerry) Patterson of Elizabeth WV
Preceded in death by Both his parents.
Services will be Thursday January 23, 2014 at 1:00 PM, Matheny Whited Funeral Home of Elizabeth WV with the Rev Delmas Stutler officiating. Visitiation will be from 11 am until time of Service on Thursday. Interment will follow at Owl Hill Cemetery.