William "Bob" Cool, 95, of Tunnelton died Wednesday, February 23, 2022 in Morgantown.
He was born April 27, 1926, in Tunnelton, a son of the late Jesse T. and Minnie Britton Cool.
Bob was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He worked in the family timber business, worked for the Tunnelton Mine Co-Op, worked for Raymond Hartman, Chappel Coal Company, Milford Jenkins and was a mine foreman for Island Creek at Byard. He also worked with his son, Mike when they formed Cool Lumber Company. His hobbies included trail riding and his trail ride thru Dolly Sods, his word find books and his great granddaughter, Marci Jo.
He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Joyce Strawser Cool; his son, Mike Cool of Tunnelton; his grandchildren, Brandon Cool of Morgantown and Michelle West and husband, Derrek of Clarksburg, his great-granddaughter, Maci Jo West and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Carroll Cool and a sister, Ruth Jean Poling.
Friends may call at Browning Funeral Home in Kingwood on Saturday, February 26, 2022 from 11 am to 1 pm the funeral hour with Pastor Randy Cobun officiating. Interment will follow in the Camp Ground Cemetery.
The family requests that masks are mandatory while at the funeral home for visitation and service.
Donations may be made to the Tunnelton Volunteer Fire Department.