Arthur L. Gifford II

Arthur L. Gifford II

Arthur L. Gifford II, 51, of Parkersburg, passed away Saturday, May 15, 2021, at Camden Clark Medical Center.

He was born July 15, 1969, in Grantsville, WV, a son of the late Arthur L. Gifford and Eleanor Mae McCray Gifford.

Arthur was a 1987 graduate of Parkersburg South High School, and was also a graduate of WVUP. He was an Optician and employed at Wal Mart Vision Center on south side. He enjoyed NASCAR, football, collecting hot wheels and appreciated nature.

He was a member of the Drift Run Church and was a member of The American Board of Opticianry.

He is survived by his wife, Sara L. Cook Gifford; a daughter, Emma Gifford of Scott Depot, WV; a son, Shane Bunner of Savannah, Ga; two sisters, Angela Yoho (Sean) of Dear Walk, WV and Arlette Foutty (James) of Vienna, WV; brother, Richard McCray (Barb) of Brohard, WV; three nephews; Michael and Joey Foutty and Arlen Schroyer; one niece, Haley Schroyer.

Funeral services for Arthur will be 1 p.m., Thursday, May 20, 2021, at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 2333 Pike St, south Parkersburg, with Pastors, Dave Long and Jamie Burton officiating. Burial will follow at Mt Zion Cemetery, Brohard, WV.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m., Wednesday and one hour prior to the services Thursday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.lamberttatman.com.