Posted: Jul 11, 2019
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home Parkersburg
Hugh L. "Sonny" Creel , 83 of Parkersburg passed away July 9, 2019 at his residence.
He was born in Parkersburg the son of the late Shirley L. and Rosemary Neal Creel.
He was a graduate of Parkersburg High School and had served in the U.S. Navy as a Corpsman for two years and the U.S. Marine Corp for two years. He was a member of the P.H.S. State Champion Baseball Team and loved watching and participating in sports all his life. He enjoyed W.V.U. Football and Basketball and loved playing golf. He enjoyed spending time at the beach especially The Outerbanks.
He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Diane Smith Creel of Parkersburg. His daughter, Kelly Creel Morrison (Joe) of Poquoson, VA. His son, Scott Stephen Creel of Davisville, WV. His grandchildren, Joey, Audrey, Austin and Adrian.
He was preceded in death by his brother, David Creel and his sister, Mary Virginia Hupp.
Visitation will be Sunday from 2-4 pm at the Leavitt Funeral Home in Parkersburg with visitation ending with military rites by Parkersburg American Legion Post 15.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.leavittfuneralhome.com