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Obituary for Ralph Edward Humphreys Sr. Ralph Edward Humphreys Sr.
U. S. Army Veteran Was Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Ralph Edward Humphreys Sr., 81, of Fairlea, WV passed away Friday, November 8, 2019 at Raleigh General Hospital, Beckley, WV.

Born April 17, 1938 at Fairlea, WV, he was the son of the late Charles Sidney and Mary Gladys Smith Humphreys.

Ralph worked most of his career as a heavy equipment mechanic. He was a U. S. Army Veteran.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Mary Elizabeth Deitz, Margaret L. Childers and Dorothy L. Quick, and brothers, Charles S. and Robert R. Humphreys and his first wife, Linda E. Hinkle Humphreys.

Survivors include his wife of eleven years, Bonnie Sue Hammons Humphreys; son, Ralph E. Humphreys Jr. (Angela) of Martinsburg, WV; daughters, Elizabeth A. Humphreys of Lewisburg, WV and Carole L. Stewardson (Scott) of Roanoke, VA; brothers, James H. Humphreys (Linda) of Bossier City, LA and Jack E. Humphreys (Alice) of Hinton, WV; grandchildren, Courtney A. Field (Dylan), Samantha L. Humphreys (Mezti Fer Barriere), Meghan A. Stewardson, Lee H. Humphreys and Harley N. Humphreys; four great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

It was Ralph's wish to be cremated. A graveside memorial service will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at the Greenbrier Memorial Gardens, Lewisburg, WV.

Online guestbook may be signed at

Arrangements by Morgan Funeral Home, Lewisburg, WV.