Kevin Compton

Obituary of Kevin Thomas Compton


Kevin Thomas Compton

Of Greenvalley – Mallory, WV

   Kevin Thomas Compton, 55, of Greenvalley, Mallory, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at CAMC-Memorial Division, from heart failure. Dang Defibrillator!!! 

   He was born on December 18, 1963, at Man.  His daddy was the late Thomas Woodrow Compton and step-mother, Carolyn Compton Plumley of Greenvalley.

   In addition to his Daddy, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Deea Workman and Dana Brown; and his step-brother, James “Bucky” Bartley.

   Kevin loved hunting with his sons and teasing his daughter who was the light of his life, four wheeling, traveling with his wife who forced him to take many “adventures.”  His favorite way to spend his time was with his family and grandchildren.

   He was self-employed at Kevin’s Mufflers and Automotive.  Kevin worked on many vehicles whose warranties are now null and void, including life time warranties.

   Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 27 years, Jennie (Osborne) Compton; three children, Kevin Compton of Greenvalley, Rebecca (Kody) Robinette of Chapmanville, and Thomas (Andi) Compton of Angier, NC; six grandchildren, Trinity and Kameron Compton of Man, Adelynn and Conner Robinette of Chapmanville, and Waylon and Hank Compton of Angier, NC; his step-sister, Christiane (Freddie) Wingler of Greenvalley; his parents-in-law, James and Vickie Osborne of  Lorado; brothers-in-law, James (Angie) Osborne of Willow Springs, NC and Jason (Violet) Osborne of Robinette; along with a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and friends.

   A visitation will be held from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, November 8, 2019, at the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at Man.

   Private burial will be held.

   Pallbearers will be Jimmy Osborne, Robert Conley, Dickie Stephens, Bob Johnson, Charlie Santrock, Larry Trogdon, and Timmy Spence.

   Oh wait, they can’t lift him!  They can be Honorary Pallbearers.

   Real Pallbearers are his sons, Kevin and Tommy Compton, Zac Harvey, Adam Perry, Kody Robinette, and Josh Pierson.

   Online condolences may be sent to

   Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at Man.


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6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday, November 8, 2019
Krantz McNeely Funeral Home
115 Market Street
Man, West Virginia, United States

Burial will be private.

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