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50 North Pinch Road
Elkview, WV 25071
Phone: (304) 965-3331
Fax: 304-965-5238

Frank "Frankie" Christopher Early

Tuesday, May 6th, 2003 - Friday, May 28th, 2021
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Frank "Frankie" Christopher Early

Frank "Frankie" Christopher Early, 18, of Elkview, WV went to home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, May 28, 2021.

Frankie attended Elkview Baptist Church and was a 2021 graduate of Herbert Hoover High School. He loved sports and was on the basketball and football teams at Herbert Hoover as well as playing AAU travel basketball. He was a member of the 2021 Regional Champion team for Hoover Basketball as well as making it to the West Virginia High School football playoff in 2020. Frankie loved the outdoors including riding dirt bikes, four-wheeling and most of all snowboarding. He was a loving son, brother, teammate, and friend, he will be missed by everyone who knew him.

Frankie is survived by his mother; Christina (Jared) Raynes father; Frank Early Jr., siblings; Jake, Jason Raynes, Ethan and Julia Kent, MaKayla, Keandre, and Keyaira Williams and DeAngelo Early, grandparents; Joe and Sue Collins, Ken Kelly, Brenda and Gene Raynes, great grandparents; Carl and Pauline Bonham along with several other loving family members.

A celebration of life will be at 2:00PM on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at Elkview Baptist Church with Pastor Charles Bias officiating. Burial will follow at Elk Hills Memorial Park in Big Chimney.

Visitation will be from 12:00PM-2:00PM on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at Elkview Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hafer Funeral Home to assist the family with funeral expenses.

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Arrangements are in the care of Hafer Funeral Home, 50 North Pinch Road, Elkview, WV 25071.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 | 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Elkview Baptist Church
    910 Main Street
    ELKVIEW, WV 25071
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  • Service

    Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 | 2:00pm
    Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 2:00pm
    Elkview Baptist Church
    1150 Main Street
    ELKVIEW, WV 25071
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    Pastor Charles Bias
  • Interment

    Elk Hills Memorial Park
    4705 Pennsylvania Avenue
    Big Chimney , WV
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Tina & Chuck Stodola & family

Posted at 06:20pm
Words are inadequate to express how sorry our family is for the loss of Frankie. Please know that in the days, weeks and even years ahead we will wrap each of you in prayer. May Jesus, each other and the community help you on your grief journeys.

judy wood

Posted at 07:23pm
sending our deepest thoughts and prayers to his MOM and all the family. Frankie was so sweet and friendly. May GOD GIVE you the confort you need at this time so sorry

Vinny,Jennifer, Jayla,Jalyssa,Tevin Turner

Posted at 03:01pm
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Ron Tammi & Taryn Garton

Posted at 07:16pm
Christina, Sue & the whole family,
We are so very heartbroken for your loss! Frankie was such an amazing sweet & kind young man whom we watched grow up at Elkview Baptist Church. Know that our prayers are with you all during this time.
We love you all!

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