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CARROLL STANLEY VERNATTE, 88, of Huntington, W.Va., died Sunday, March 11, 2012, in St Mary's Medical Center. Funeral service will be conducted 2:30 p.m. Thursday, March 15, 2012, at Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington, with Pastor Jennifer Obermueller officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery. Carroll was born August 11, 1923, in Huntington, a son of the late Andrew H. and Alice Wilson Vernatte. He worked at the former A&P Grocery store and retired from Kroger. He was a WWII veteran serving with the U.S. Army, and was a member of the St Paul Lutheran Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Huff Vernatte, one sister Nakoma Rogers, and two brothers, Douglas and Dale Vernatte. Survivors include two sisters-in-law, Alice Raney and Virginia Ritter, both of Huntington, one niece Martha Osborn of St Albans, W.Va.; and one nephew Hudson Vernatte of Tampa, Fla. He was truly a fine gentleman and will be remembered by many friends and neighbors. He resided for the past three years at Chateau Grove Senior Living; the family would like to thank them for their kindness. Donations may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church or the Cabell Wayne Association for the Blind. Friends may call after 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to www.chapmans-mortuary.com.