GARY LEE WAGNER, 79, of Barboursville, passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington. Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Sunday, October 25, 2020, at Lewis Memorial Baptist Church by dear friend Dr. David Lemming. Burial services will be private. He was born September 6, 1941, in Cabell County, a son of the late Virgil and Violet Bledsoe Wagner. He was also preceded in death by one son, Randall Lee Wagner; two brothers, Ronald Wagner and Carl Bledsoe; son-in-law, Jerry Nance; brother-in-law, Adrian Napier; and nephew, Kipp Wagner. He is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Brenda Stricklin Wagner; one daughter, Kimberly Nance; one son and daughter-in-law, Shane and Stacey Wagner; two sisters and brother-in-law, Barbara Napier and Donna and Ron Hunt; one brother and sister-in-law, Roger and Sonja Wagner; four grandchildren, Jordana Wolfe (David) and Zander, Xavier and Macey Wagner; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Delbert Artrip, Wayne Hutchinson and Sid Harmon. His furry family, Samson and Molly, will miss him. Gary was generous, loving, always kind and dedicated throughout his life. He will forever be in our hearts, and through the promise of the Lord, Jesus Christ, we will see him again. The family would especially like to thank the Metro Masonry family for their love and support. Visitation will be from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday prior to the service at the church. Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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