Travis William Durst, 24, of Cottageville, WV, passed away at his home November 15, 2018. 

He was born April 16, 1994 in Gallipolis, OH, a son of Timothy William Durst and Tracy Ann (Copley) Durst. 

His grandfather, Clinton E. Durst, preceded him in death.

He was a 2012 graduate of Ripley High School. He was a former employee for the Cottageville Public Service District. He was a Methodist by faith and enjoyed hunting fishing and mechanic work. He was a sweet soul with a genuine smile and sense of humor. Travis was wise beyond his years and very compassionate. 

Survivors include his mom, Tandi Durst of Cottageville; dad, Eugene Martin of Ripley; brother, Michael Durst (Jacklyn) of Cottageville; grandma, Harriette Morgan and Ralph of Cottageville; lifelong friend, Jacob “Gilligan” Clark of Ripley. 

Service will be 7 p.m. ~ Friday, November 23, 2018 in the Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV, with Rev. Charles Hicks officiating. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Graveside/Committal service will be 11 a.m. ~ Saturday, November 24, 2018 in the Blaine Memorial Cemetery, Cottageville, WV. 

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