King "Boyd" Sheridan Pettry Jr., 94, of Edwight, WV, went home to be with the Lord, on August 16, 2019, at the Pine Lodge Nursing Home in Beckley, WV. He was born December 17, 1924, to the late King Sheridan Sr. and Lessie Mae Pettry. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Donna Mae Pettry Kyle and Mary Angeline Pettry Wills, and a brother, Joseph Scott Pettry. Survivors include a daughter, Kathy Adams of Dunnelton, FL; a brother, Billy Ross Pettry, and wife, Betty, of Mt. Hope, WV; a sister, Anna Lou Shoup and husband, Dean, of Bloomville, OH; numerous nieces and nephews. He was a retired coal miner and a Veteran of the US Army. He enjoyed weight lifting and drawing pictures of Edwight. He was remembered to have a wonderful sense of humor. Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon, August 20, 2019, at two o'clock in the Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville, WV. Clergy Rev. Dr. Jean Kyle-Wright officiating. Interment Cook Cemetery Arnett, WV. Visitation will be held one hour before the service at the funeral home. Online at
Published on August 18, 2019


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