Terry Lee Gaines, 53, of Clarksburg, WV, passed away on Friday, March 16, 2018 at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg. Mr. Gaines was born in Clarksburg on September 23, 1964, a son of Juanita R. (Spurr) Gaines of Clarksburg and the late Robert S. Gaines.
Terry is survived by three step-children: Justin Fitch of Clarksburg, Dane Fitch of Morgantown, and Brittany Gerwig of Barbour County; one brother and three sisters: Timothy Gaines and wife Gerri of Lost Creek, Kathyrn Gaines of Clarksburg, Debora Carroll and husband John of Clarksburg, and Denise Christofer and husband David of Stonewood; as well as twelve grandchildren and one on the way. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Gaines was a graduate of Liberty High School and served his country in the United States Marines. He was a carpenter by trade and a member of the NRA. Terry was happiest when he was in the Marine Corp., and was a very proud Veteran. Although he enjoyed hunting and fishing and working with his hands, Terry enjoyed being with family and friends and helping others the most.
Family and friends will be received at the Davis-Weaver Funeral Home 329 E. Main Street Clarksburg, WV, on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 from 4 until 8pm. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 10am with Pastor Tom Horne presiding. Interment will follow at the WV National Cemetery in Pruntytown, where full military honors will be accorded.