Ira Currey

September 10, 1937January 11, 2021

Ira Edwin Currey, 83 of Parkersburg, WV passed away January 11, 2021. He was born September 10, 1937 to the late Bradley Truman Currey and Elsie Jane Keebaugh Currey. Ira graduated from PHS in 1957. He was employed with Dupont from 1958 to 1993. He loved his family and get togethers. Ira enjoyed tractor restorations, hunting, and wood working. He is survived by his wife, Beth Humphries Currey; sons, Jeff (Lois) Currey of Parkersburg, David Currey of Parkersburg, Matt (Kelli) Currey of Pennsylvania; daughter, Susan (Danny) Varner of Washington, WV; brothers, Paul (Ruth) Currey, Wayne (JoAnn) Currey; sisters, Phyllis (John) Flinn, Barbara (Dale) Carr; grandchildren, Jamie, Amanda, Kelsey, Will, Leah; and seven great grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Robert Currey. Due to the COVID pandemic, there will not be a funeral service. Burial will be at the convenience of the family at Sunset Memory Gardens. An online guestbook for condolences is available at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home is honored to assist the Currey family.


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Valerie Mark Fly-McCants

January 15, 2021

Dear Beth & Family,
We will remember Ed fondly. His humor and wit brought us smiles. May God be with all of you during this difficult time. May all your fond memories bring you comfort & smiles. Know that you are in our thoughts & prayers.

Greg and Robin Currey

January 14, 2021

Aunt Beth and Cousins,

We were so sad to learn that Uncle Ed had passed away. From my childhood I will always remember him as full of energy and lots of fun. We mourn with you and will pray for you all, knowing that the Lord is good and full of kindness and compassion.


Greg and Robin

Judy Jenkins

January 13, 2021

Beth and family I am heartbroken at the news of Ed's passing. What a good person and neighbor he was. You are in my thoughts.

Kathleen Schrader

January 13, 2021

Susan and family,
I am so sorry for your loss.
Kathy & Ray Schrader

Teresa Hutchinson

January 13, 2021

So sorry to hear of the passing of Ed! He was such a wonderful man and good friend to my dad (Sarge Hutchinson). Prayers for comfort and strength during this difficult time.