Davey Nolan Phares, 52 of Cowen, WV, died on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV. He was born in Richwood, WV, Aug. 25, 1960, son of the late Virgil Wesley and Sada White Phares. He was a truck driver, had lived in Illinois and Michigan prior to 1991, when he moved to Cowen. He enjoyed playing guitar, hunting and fishing and working on vehicles.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Davey Bradford Phares, brothers, Ronald Allen, Timothy Wayne and Thomas Bradford Phares and a sister, Faye Lorrine.
Davey is survived by his wife Tina Louise Woods Phares of Cowen, WV, daughters: Angela Phares of Upperglade, WV, and Sheena McClung of Canvas, WV, step-son, Jason (Becky and grandson, Zander) Lewis of Cowen, WV, step-daughter, Brittany Lewis of Princeton, WV brothers, William McKinley Phares of Illinois, Ralph Edward Phares of Nettie, WV, Virgil Ray Phares of Craigsville, WV, Rodney Darrell Phares of Camden on Gauley, WV, and Frankie Lane Phares of Summersville, WV, sisters, Karen Ann Phares King of Greenwood, FL and Rosalie White of Milan, IL.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday Oct. 30,2012, from 5-7 p.m. at Adams-Reed Funeral Home, Cowen, WV.