Gene E. Hart, 78, Cloverdale, died Saturday.
Born in Huntington, he was the son of Glenn D. and Voleda (Felton) Hart.
A u.S. Army veteran, he was employed at the Huntington Herald Press for three years and the Gary Post Tribune for 34 years.
He married Dorothy Kauff in 1952. She survives.
Also surviving are their children, Laura Sue Baird and husband Neal, Ted Hart and wife Debra, Tony Hart and Linda Hart; brother Jack Hart; and eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
The family conducted a private memorial. No visitation or funeral is planned.