Gardner Cline

Gardner Eugene Cline, 92, a native of Weirton, went home to heaven on December 28, 2018 in Fairhope, AL.

He was born in Bens Run, WV to William and Elsie Mae (Gardner) Cline. Gardner spent his working life at Weirton Steel as an industrial engineer.

He was devoted to his wife and family, and he was faithfully committed to the work of the church, serving as an Elder for several years at the Mango Church of Christ in Florida. His wife of 61 years, Patte (McCoy) Cline, preceded him in death, as well as a sister, Esther Wright. Surviving are his children, Cynthia (Phil) Johnston of Lubbock, TX, Kevin (Beva) Cline of Albuquerque, NM and Cathy (Steve) Lovato of Spanish Fort, AL; sister, Freda Watson; brother, Jim Cline; sister-in-law, Madeline McCoy; seven grandchildren and three great-grand children.

Memorial services will be held January 19, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. at Weirton Heights Church of Christ, 3169 Pennsylvania Ave. in Weirton, WV.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Harding University, Searcy, AR or South Plains Church of Christ, Lubbock, TX.

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Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home and Crematory, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL.