Dodd Payne Hess Funeral Home

350 W Maple Ave, Fayetteville, WV


Pastor Ed Persinger

July 12, 1948March 9, 2020

Pastor Ed Persinger, 71, of Fayetteville, went home to be with his Lord and his loved ones on Monday, March 9, 2020.

Born on July 12, 1948 at Garten, he was the son of the late Howard Lee and Clara Frances Holstine Persinger.

Ed was pastor at Kaymoor Community Church for 40 years. He was a retired electrician in the coal mines. In his spare time he was always working on a project like his old Mustang. He could fix anything and enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading, and discussing politics. He was a graduate of Fayetteville High School Class of 1966.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 39 years, Patricia Ann Asbury Persinger.

Left to cherish his memory include his daughter, Nikki Burwell (Larry) of Union; son, Steven Bradford (Leslie) of Fayetteville; grandsons: Harrison Burwell, Aaron Bradford, and Matthew Bradford; sisters: Mary Flores (Gil) of Hurricane, Cathy Jarrett (Eric) of Hico, and Debbie Rinehart (Jim) of Fayetteville; brothers: Ronnie Persinger (Yolonda) and Stanley Persinger (Judy), both of Fayetteville; and his faithful dog, Bindi.

Funeral services will be at 7 PM Wednesday, March11, 2020 at Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home with Pastor Adam Trzicak and Pastor Ronnie Persinger officiating.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 pm on Wednesday at the funeral home. For those wishing to express condolences to the Persinger family, you may do so by visiting our website at www.doddpaynehessfuneralhome.com.

Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home will be assisting the Persinger family.


  • Visitation Wednesday, March 11, 2020
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, March 11, 2020


Pastor Ed Persinger

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Donna Hamblin

March 12, 2020

Family of Eddie,

I was so sorry to hear of Eddie’s passing, I fondly remember the Persinger family. I am so very sorry for your loss.
Love & Prayers.
Donna ( Conner) Hamblin

chipper and launa pennington

March 10, 2020

So sorry about Eddie, we sent our prayers and thoughts to the family.