Funeral services will be held Sat., Jul. 18, for a West Montgomery teacher and coach. Ben Misenheimer was a math teacher and a baseball and basketball coach at the high school.
Published reports say the 30-year-old Misenheimer suffered a brain hemorrhage Fri., Jul. 10, and was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia. He remained hospitalized and underwent surgery Tuesday in Charlotte, but died early Wednesday morning, Jul. 15.
Misenheimer was a Stanly County native and a teacher and coach at West Stanly High School from 2011 to 2014. He began working at West Montgomery just last year, teaching math and serving as the head coach of the varsity baseball team. He was also the interim varsity basketball coach this past season.