Jarrett F. “Jarrie” Jamison Jr., 87, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 8, 2018, at home.
He was born March 24, 1931, in Westover, a son of Jarrett F. Jamison Sr. and Margaret Smyth Jamison.
After graduating from Morgantown High School, Jarrie served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict. Upon his honorable discharge, Jarrie returned to Westover and began his occupation as an electrician with Jamison Electric Construction Co. He served as owner and president of Jamison Electrical Co. that was founded in 1924. Jarrie was a member of the Fort Martin United Methodist Church and was a 55-year member of the IBEW Local 425. He enjoyed hunting and working on the family farm.
Jarrie is survived by his wife of 65 years, Lucille Moore Jamison; two sons, James (Nancy) Jamison and Jarrett (Sheila) Jamison; a daughter, Joyce (Steve) Jamison Strakal; and grandchildren, Ashley Jamison, Brandon Jamison and Jarrett Jamison IV.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Jack E. Jamison, in 2000.
The family would like to extend heartfelt thanks to the Mon Health Medical Center Wound Healing Center and Morgantown Amedisys Hospice for the love and care given to Jarrie.
Friends may call at McCulla Funeral Home, 770 Fairmont Road, Westover, from 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, and from 10 a.m. Thursday, April 12, until the 11 a.m. funeral service with the Rev. Wanda Brosky and Pastor Jim Weber officiating. Burial will follow at Fort Martin Cemetery with graveside military honors provided by the Westover VFW Post 9916 and the U.S. Navy.
The family requests that donations be made in Jarrie’s memory to the Fort Martin United Methodist Church, 1153 Fort Martin Road, Maidsville, WV 26541.