No One Will Ever Forget These 8 West Virginians When They’re Gone

I always love to hear about the amazing people that have been born in or grew up in this mountain state. It makes me feel so proud!

Here is a list of just 8 of the many awesome West Virginians that have given something to the world! (In no particular order).

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Woah! I had no idea that the founder of Shoney’s grew up in West Virginia! I used to love that place when I was a kid, because what kid doesn’t love a good buffet?

Anyways, those were so cool! Think of all of the jobs that these West Virginians have created just by the things that they have done.

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