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In Loving Memory Of


Edgar D. "Bud" Seaman, 82, of Miracle Run Community left this world on September 2, 2014 at home surrounded by his sons.

He was born April 9, 1932 at Pentress, WV, a son of the late Othello "Red" and Hazel Hamilton Seaman.

Mr. Seaman passed away fighting ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) which he has had for 2 years.

Bud attended Clay-Battelle High School.

He was a core driller with Mott's Drilling Company for 38 years.

On September 16, 1950 he married Lora L. Kinsey in Oakland, Maryland. She preceded him in death on May 27, 2002.

He loved the WVU Mountaineers, fishing, and going to camp in the smoke hole area. He especially loved spending time with his grandchilren and great-grandchildren.

Survivings are three sons and their spouses, Rick D. Seaman and his wife Becky of Brave, PA, Roger L. Seaman and his wife Carmel M. of Daybrook, and Edgar D. "Rusty" Seaman of Jakes Run; one son-in-law, Ricky Wilson of Jakes Run; seven grandchildren, Angie & Albert Haught of Jakes Run, Casey & John McCord of Jakes Run, Terry L. Seaman of Morgantown, Tim & Amanda Seaman of Morgantown, Brian K. Wilson of Jakes Run, Doug N. Wilson of Core, Jenny L. Frye of Jakes Run; ten great-grandchildren, Austin & Roger Haught, Kirstin & Kimbrie McCord, Caleb Seaman, Nick Wilson, and Kaylea, Lillian, Tommy, and Alex Frye; two sisters, Mildred Parker and Jean Tuttle both of Crossroads; one brother & sister-in-law, Bill Seaman and his wife Amy of Core; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and his wife he was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandy K. Wilson; a grandson, Benji N. Wilson; and "Doby" his fishing buddy and beloved dog.

The family would like to thank Hospice Care Corp. of Arthurdale, WV. The family greatly appreciated all of the staff and nurses for the help that they gave to Bud during his illness.

Friends may call at the Owen-Neely Funeral Home, 5894 Mason-Dixon Highway, Blacksville, WV from 6-9 PM Thursday. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home at 11:00 AM Friday with Rev. Freddie Eddy, II officiating. Interment will follow in the Brewer Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial contributions be made to Hospice Care Corp., PO Box 760, Arthurdale, WV 26520 in Edgar's memory.