HARTS, W.Va. — Mr. Stanley Dingess, 58, of Buck Fork of Harts, passed away peacefully at home Monday, November 5, 2012, after a long illness.
Born June 25, 1954, at Harts, he was a son of the late Dave and Dorothy Farley Dingess. Also preceding him in death were his brothers, Terry Dingess and Robert Ledras Lamb, and father figure, Lloyd Pete Adams.
Stanley was a coal miner, loved to be outdoors; hunting, fishing and camping with his family. He also found great joy in spending time with his niece, Kayla Dingess, and nephew, Ryan Dingess, and his grandkids Isaiah and Victoria.
Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Angel Dingess; son, Dave (Tina) Dingess; he was like a father to Kayla and Ryan Dingess and helped raise his grandchildren, Isaiah and Victoria; brothers, Norman Dingess of North Carolina, Roy (Rose) Lamb of Man, and Lyndon (Linda) Dingess of Harts; sisters, Glenna (William) Thompson and Easter Adkins, both of North Carolina, and Betty Adams and Beverly (Greg) Duty, both of Harts; special nephew, Josh Dingess of Alum Creek; several other nieces and nephews that were very special to him; special brother-in-law, Martin Dingess, and two very special people in his life, Gaie and the late Pete Adams, that he thought of as parents and loved as much as his parents.
Stanley was a dedicated husband, father, grandfather and family man and was loved by all who knew him.
Services will be conducted at noon Thursday, November 8, at the Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services with Rev. Leroy Spurlock officiating. Burial will follow in the Highland Memory Gardens at Godby.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Chapmanville is in charge of the arrangements.