Gary F. Brand

Gary F. Brand, 59, of Mineral Wells, W.Va., passed away on Dec. 2, 2013, at his residence.

He was born March 5, 1954, in Wood County, W.Va., a son of the late James and Roma Murphy Brand.

Gary was a steel worker.

He is survived by his wife, Lisa C. Lemon Brand; one daughter, Melody Rose Vaught of Mineral Wells; one son, Aaron Paul Brand of Parkersburg; two sisters, Carol J. Brand of Charleston, W.Va., and Terri Brand of North Carolina; one brother, James M. Brand of Pettyville, W.Va.; and two grandchildren, Hannah and Heath Vaught.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Jeffery Brand; and one sister, Patty Hupp.

A gathering of friends and family will be held Thursday from 3-5 p.m. at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Pike Street, south Parkersburg.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family.

An online guestbook will be available at