Charles  Stoneking

Charles Benny Stoneking

Friday, May 31st, 1940 - Saturday, January 25th, 2020
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Charles Benny Stoneking, 79 of Weirton, WV, passed away at 8:43 AM on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at his residence under the care of Arlie with the assistance of Valley Hospice.

Benny was born on May 31,1940 in Tyler County, WV and grew up in Weirton. He graduated from Weir High School Class of 1958.  Benny served honorably in the United States Army. 

Benny was preceded in death by his parents, Clairmont and Meriam (Keys) Stoneking and a brother, Bruce Stoneking.

Benny will be remembered by Arlie Cundiff, whom he loved for 39 years, a son, Gregory Stoneking of Weirton, WV, a daughter, Beverly Stoneking of New York, three step-children, Patty Draper of Dry Ridge, KY and Georgia Ann (James) Carver of Cincinnati, OH, Donnie (Lex) Dotson of Weirton, WV. Also surviving, grandchildren, Charles, Eric, Wendi (Frank), Emily, Jessica, Anthony, Jennifer, Danielle, Tommy, Abbigail, Paul and Allison, great grandchildren, Kendra, Blake, Robin, Aidan and Ayla.

The James Funeral Home of Follansbee, WV 304-527-1717 cared for the Stoneking family with a Veteran’s Cremation and Military Honors.

Memorial contributions may be made in Benny's memory to Valley Hospice, c/o James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV 26037.

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We are praying for you! We want to come up and visit as soon as everyone is healthy! Love you bunches! Jay and Brenda, the Garrisons, and the Eures
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Cheryl J Skinner, Military Veterans Museum

Posted at 05:18am
May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Charles Benny Stonking, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
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US Army Veteran, Charles Benny Stonking, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

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