Thomas Ellsworth McNerlin, age 89, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. He was born in Oak Hill on Oct. 16, 1927, to the late William E. and Beryl (Morgan) McNerlin. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Alberta (Edwards) McNerlin and his brother, Morgan McNerlin.
He is survived by his son; Thomas (Beverly) McNerlin, of Jackson; three grandchildren, Thomas (Stacy) McNerlin and Susie (Adam) Michael, all of Oak Hill and Scott (Erica) McNerlin, of Jackson; nine great grandchildren, Baleigh and Dillon McNerlin, of Oak Hill, Amelia, Kenton, Graham, and Oakley Michael, of Oak Hill, Bentley, Benjamin, and Max McNerlin, of Jackson; and one sister Peggy Arbaugh, of Oak Hill.
Tom was a longtime employee of Oak Hill Schools, an active member of St. Paul Methodist Church, and long serving Village Councilman.
Friends may call Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 from 4-8 p.m. at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 at the funeral home with Pastor Doug Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in C.M. Cemetery in Oak Hill. Online condolences may be sent to www.lewisgillum.com