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David Poling Obituary

David Edward Elson Poling
David Edward Elson Poling

February 7, 1968 - February 8, 2018
Born in Parkersburg, WV
Resided in Parkersburg, West Virginia

Obituary

David Edward Elson Poling, 50, of Parkersburg, WV (formerly of Pennsboro, WV) departed this life on Thursday, February 8, 2018.

David was born February 7, 1968 in Parkersburg, WV a son to the late Rev. Kermit Poling and Patricia (Groves) Poling of Pennsboro, WV. David was a graduate of Pennsboro High School with the class of 1986 and earned his Bachelor’s Degree from WVUP in Applied Science of Manufacturing Processes. He was a veteran of the US Army being stationed in Germany and after his service he began his working career. He was employed previously by IGA of Pennsboro, WV, Simonton Windows of Pennsboro, WV, and he also worked in fiber optics. David had a great passion for music. He was the lead singer and instrument player for three local bands, most notably, Snake Oil which made an album and was on the radio. His other bands included the Jezzie Jones Band and Rt. 74. David was an avid collector of Star Wars merchandise and guitars.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his daughter, Britny Heightland of Pennsboro, WV; brother, Mikael Erik Poling of Pennsboro, WV; nieces and nephews, Erik and Trinity Poling of Pennsboro, WV and their daughter, Gracelynn Poling; Tiana and Shawn Gibbs of Pennsboro, WV and their children, Jayden & Paytlynn and Erica and Kevin Winnings of Pennsboro, WV and their children, Bethany & Emilee.

A memorial service to honor David’s life will be 3pm, Saturday, February 17, 2018, at the McCullough-Rogers Funeral Home, Pennsboro, WV with Rev. Bill Durst officiating. Visitation will be from 2pm-3pm on Saturday.

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Visitation
McCullough-Rogers Funeral Home
447 W. Myles Avenue
Pennsboro, WV US 26415
Saturday, February 17, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Memorial Service
McCullough-Rogers Funeral Home
447 W. Myles Avenue
Pennsboro, WV US 26415
Saturday, February 17, 2018
3:00 PM