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William B. Sasser

November 20, 1932 — July 20, 2019

William Bayron Sasser , 86, of Pax, WV died on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at his home.

Born November 20, 1932 at Fremont, NC, son of the late William Howell and Effie Sonora Smith Sasser.

He was a retired Maintenance Worker for PBT Telecommunications. William was a member of the Long Branch United Methodist Church where he had served as Chairman of the Board, Trustee and caretaker. He was a Pax City Council member for 14 years.

William and his first wife, Dolly had two children, William S. Sasser, Jr. and Patricia McCutcheon both of South Carolina; and raised two of Dolly's children, Bobby and Kimberly who are both deceased. Also preceding him in death was a grandson, Josh; sister, Sheria Dunn; brothers-in-law, Robert Dunn and Robert Lancaster; second wife, Pat; and his loving little dog on a rope "Scooter."

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 29 years, Peggy Helm Sasser; children, William, Jr. and Patricia; sister, Olivia Lancaster - whom he dearly loved; step-children, Shawn Helm Posthauer (Duffy) and Edward J. Helm (Carol) along with many grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Tyree Funeral Home, Mount Hope. Burial will be at Pax Community Cemetery. Friends may call from 12:00 noon until service time.

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Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Mount Hope, WV
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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

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