Thomas Edward


Thomas Edward "Pete" Rule, 73, of Fayetteville passed away on August 16th, 2019.
He was born on July 29th, 1946, in Fayetteville to the late Connar W. Rule and Luella Virginia Blake Rule.
Pete was a graduate of Fayetteville High School, an Army veteran, having served in Vietnam, worked at Ohio Brass and retired as a maintenance worker for the National Park Service. His hobbies included Nascar, baking cakes, fishing and eating Reese cups. Thomas was also a member of the Lafayette Masonic Lodge #57.
In addition to his parents, Pete was preceded in death by a sister, Rosemary Feazell.
Those left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Megan Weatherford (Will); two grandchildren, Casey Rule Washburn (Cody) and Smiley William Weatherford IV; two great-grandchildren, Chloe Washburn and Violet Washburn; two nieces, Samatha Feazell-Bittle and Suzette Wilcher; one nephew, Chuck Feazell; and his best friend, Rusty Miller. Pete was very proud of being a grand-father and loved his hat that said "Paw Paw Pete."
Funeral services for Pete will be Tuesday, August 20th, 2019, at 2 PM at Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville, with visitation one hour prior. Burial will follow at Huse Memorial Park.
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Arrangements have been entrusted to Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville, WV.
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Published on August 17, 2019
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Aug 19, 2019
My deepest sympathy to all the family knew them all and I send my condolences...His mom dad and sister were awesome..Chuck along everyone....Rest In Peace Pete
Kevin and Kathy Treadway
Aug 19, 2019
So sorry to hear about Petes passing. Prayers that God wraps his loving arms around you all and ease your sadness. Rejoice knowing that one day you all will be reunited in God's Kingdom. Love to each of you.
Marshall & Yoshimi
Aug 18, 2019
So very sorry to hear of your loss. Pete will be greatly missed. Our thoughts are with you.
Marshall & Yoshimi
Bobby &Carol; Eastman
Aug 18, 2019
Sorry for your loss , He will be greatly missed.
Terri Vest
Aug 18, 2019
My words can’t express how sorry I am Megan. I am praying for you and your family.
Aleta Bauders
Aug 18, 2019
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