2010-10-21 / Obituaries

Leldon C. Rutherford

Warfordsburg, 62

Leldon C. “Cliff Possom” Rutherford, 62, Warfordsburg, died Saturday, October 16, 2010, at his residence.

He was born in Ensley, Ala., on September 18, 1948, the son of the late Richard C. and Jonnie (Bean) Rutherford

He was of the Protestant faith, a carnival worker, a truck driver, worked at the Mercersburg Tannery, worked on the dock at Roadway in Hagerstown, Md., and also was a logger.

He is survived by a daughter, Lorna L. Rutherford of Warfordsburg; brothers: Arthur Glaze Jr., Austin Gene Glaze, Ronald Glaze and Leon “Clyde” Rutherford, all of Birmingham, Ala.; nieces: Mary Rivera, Barb Hoover; nephews: Emory Diehl, Marshall Diehl, and several other nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Kay Atkinson, and a brother, William Glaze.

Religious services were held at Whips Cove Christian Church, Warfordsburg, at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 20, 2010. Pastor Delmas Bard officiated. Interment was at Whips Cove Christian Cemetery, Warfordsburg.

Arrangements were made by the Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg. Online condolences may be expressed at www.howardlsipes.com.

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