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C. Jason Smith, II - LIC, Co-Owner
Catherine A. Smith, LAFD, Co-Owner



George Phillip Chesney, Sr.

October 2, 1934 ~ May 8, 2018 (age 83)

George Phillip Chesney, Sr., 83, of Granville, passed away Tuesday afternoon, May 8, 2018 at Morgantown Health & Rehabilitation Center.

Born October 2, 1934 in Morgantown, he was a son of the late George Milton Chesney and the late Katherine Rose Jakubic Chesney.

Survivors include his four children, George P. “ Phil” Chensey, Jr. and his wife Helen of Maidsville, Edward Bryan Chesney of Morgantown, Mable Katherine Franklin and her husband Dean of Morgantown and Daniel Allen Chesney and his wife Mary of Dilliner, PA; four step-daughters, Phyllis Kayali of Granville, Tammy Davis and her husband Carl of Moorefield, Rose Mullins and her husband Matt of Moorefield and Melody Heat of Moorefield; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and his best friend Ed Turner of Granville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his second wife Betty; his third wife Diane; his former wife Florence; a granddaughter, Sarah Chesney; and two brothers, John Max Chesney and another who passed at birth.

George was a retired coal miner with Osage #3 Mine, having more than 30 years of service.

Private services will be held in accordance with his wishes.

Professional services are being provided to the family with the guidance of Smith Funeral & Cremation Care of Morgantown.

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