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Meredith Brent Pauley
Date of Birth : October 22, 1953
Date of Death : February 17, 2019

M. Brent Pauley, 65, of Charleston, W.Va., formerly of New  Martinsville and Morgantown, W.Va., left this world, surrounded by his family, on February 17, 2019. His life was cut short by a sudden and chronic lung disease.

Brent is survived by his wife, Brenda, of 40 years; sons, Jonathan (Jennifer) and Evan (Haley); grandchildren, Jailyn, Brooklyn, Anastasia, Mary, Ruby, Joshua, and Aria, along with many friends scattered across the globe that joined his extended family throughout his caring and giving life.

Brent was the definition of the American entrepreneur, owning and managing multiple small businesses, using the education he received, earning his MBA from West Virginia University. He was most recently employed as the CEO of EnAct Community Action, where he was able to do what he did best: helping others in need.

Brent was a member of the Masonic Lodge – Kanawha 20, the Valley of Charleston Scottish Rite, the Osiris Shriners Temple, and was very active in his community.  

Brent was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, and friend and will be missed by all.

Memorial Visitation will be held at Barlow Bonsall Funeral Home in Charleston, W.Va.,  from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, February 23. 

 In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Enact Community Action at Schoenbaum Center, 1701 5th Avenue #7, Charleston, WV 25387.

You may send condolences to the family at www.barlowbonsall.com.

Barlow Bonsall Funeral Home has been entrusted to handle the arrangements.



Nick and Linda Johnson , Posted on 21 Feb 2019
Charkeston, West Virginia
Brenda, our prayers are with you and your family. We were blessed to know Brent and always enjoyed being with you both when we had an opportunity to share special times together. May God comfort you during this time of loss.
Jennifer & Dale Saul , Posted on 22 Feb 2019
Barboursville, West Virginia
Prayers for comfort and solace as you grieve the loss of this great man who meant so much. Our hearts go out to you guys during this difficult time.
Rachel (Ruth) Herrick , Posted on 22 Feb 2019
New Martinsville, West Virginia
I am so very sorry to hear of this loss, he was a great man and will be sorely missed. My heart goes out to your mother and to you, Evan and Jonathan.
Michael Tracey , Posted on 22 Feb 2019
Lexington, Kentucky
Thoughts and prayers to the Pauley family. I have great memories of Brent growing up especially remember how he loved helping coach us in little league baseball.
Ramona Bollinger , Posted on 28 Feb 2019
Charleston, West Virginia
Brenda, I was so saddened to learn of Brent\'s death. He was such a good friend to my husband Gary and me. I am sending love out to you to help support you in these hard times ahead. He will be missed by so many people who knew him and loved him, as we did.
Mary Cook , Posted on 29 Mar 2019
Charleston, West Virginia
I was looking for my mother in law\'s obit and and I saw Brent\'s I am so, so sorry! I did not realize! God bless you Brenda, Evan and family!