Mark Twain Valentine Jr.
Last updated 2/17/2020 at 2:58pm
Mark Twain Valentine Jr., of Pisgah Forest, passed peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020.
He was born in Logan, W.Va. on July 15, 1927, to the late Mark T. Valentine and Agnes Carney Valentine. He was preceded in death by his parents and his beloved wife, Virginia. After serving in the United States Army and graduating from West Virginia University, he and Virginia Mullins were married in 1951. He worked in tire distribution for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio, and its subsidiary, Lee Tire & Rubber, of Conshohocken, Pa. They moved from Pennsylvania to Pisgah Forest upon his...