Charles Arthur Whitley

August 7, 1934 - November 13, 2014

08/07/1934 - 11/13/2014

Past Services

Saturday November 15, 2014
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Rich Square
116 Short Street
Rich Square, NC 27869
Sunday November 16, 2014
2:00 pm
Woodland Cemetery
Holly Street
Woodland, NC 27897
Additional Information:

Rev. Bob Rogers and Rev. Matthew Reider will be officiating the service.

Charles Arthur Whitley, age 80, of Rich Square died on November 13, 2014 at the Rich Square Health Care Center of Rich Square, NC.

He was a native of Northampton County, born on August 7, 1934 to Leon and Elsie Whitley. He served with National Guard for some seventeen years. Charles worked as an auto mechanic his entire life, currently employed with Morris Auto Service of Rich Square, NC. He was a member of the Rich Square Baptist Church. Charles enjoyed fishing, Nascar racing and was a member of the Roanoke-Chowan Wildlife Club.

He was preceded in death by mother, Elsie Lee Whitley and father, Leon Whitley.

Charles is survived by his wife Susan Wiggins Whitley of Rich Square, NC, daughter, Charlene W. Hoggard and her husband Ricky of Colerain, NC; three sons, Dwayne Whitley and his special friend Karen Clements of Jackson, NC, Carl Whitley and his wife Teresa of Lasker, NC, Samuel Whitley and his wife Debi of Cypress, TX; three step daughters, Bobbie Burke and her husband David of Sanford, NC, Amy Singer of Geneva, IL, Wendy Smith and her special friend Allen Sadler of Ahoskie, NC; two sisters, Pat Croxton and her husband Robert of Dunwoody, GA, JoAnn Ralston and her husband Harold of Staunton, VA; brother, Albert Whitley and his wife Carolyn of Mechanicsville, VA; five grandsons, Matthew Hoggard and his wife Jamie, Jonathan Hoggard, Shannon Hoggard, Trent Whitley and Canyon Whitley; two granddaughters, Carington Whitley and Carsyn Whitley; seven step grandsons, Frank Harris and his wife Melinda, Josh Harris and his wife Holly, Steven Burke, Kye Singer, Austin Singer, Gavin Singer and Larry Smith, Jr.; six step granddaughters, Katie Morgan and her husband David, Marileigh Crean, Connie Burke, Nichole Smith Martin, Ashley Smith and Brittany Smith. Surviving also are twelve step great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

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