William B. Lafferty Sr., 75, of Newcomerstown, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2011, at his residence.

He was born Friday, June 21, 1935, in Coshocton County, to the late Calvin Lafferty Sr. and Pearl (Sharrock) Lafferty.

He was a truck driver.

He attended Trinity Full Gospel in Zanesville.

He married Patsy (Newhart) Lafferty on Thursday, Sept. 8, 1994, who survives. In 1953, he married Patricia (Johnson) Lafferty, who died June 10, 1994.

Also surviving are two daughters, Gladys (Richard) McComb and Patricia Lafferty, all of Port Washington; one son, William Lafferty Jr. of Marietta; four grandchildren, Kelly (James) Monigold, Shannon (Julie) McComb, Dawn (Dave) Gerard and William (Janette) Lafferty III; two stepsons, Jeffery Smith of Columbus and Douglas (Teresa) Smith of Freeport; five step-grandchildren, Maureen Harbolt, Jennifer Smith, Ethan Smith, Tyler Smith and Mackenzie Smith; nine great-grandchildren and two stepgreat-grandchildren; one brother, Calvin (Kathy) Lafferty of Kimbolton; two sisters, Elizabeth (John) Barthalow and Hala (Jack) Hafner, all of Florida.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Dave and Lawrence Lafferty.

Services were Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown, with the Rev. Ginny Gadd officiating. Burial was in the Plainfield Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Hospice of Tuscarawas County, 201 W. Third St., Dover, OH 44622.

Online condolences may be made at www.addyfuneralhome.com.