ELIZABETH CITY, NC – Charlie Watt White, Jr., age 31, of Brock Ridge Run, died Friday, August 20, 2010, at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Charlie was born in Chowan County, on July 2, 1979, a son of Catherine and Charlie W. White, Sr. He was a very active member of Forest Park Church and was a service manager for Gately Communications Company in Kill Devil Hills, NC. He was a member of Phi Theta Kappa International Fraternity, and a being an avid hunter, a proud member of Bucklesberry Hunt Club.
Besides his parents, Charlie is survived by his loving wife, Holly Basnight White; a brother, Matthew White of Merry Hill, NC; and his maternal grandmother, Edna Ford of Buena Vista, NC. He was predeceased by his paternal grandmother, Thelma Bruce.
A celebration of life service will be conducted on Tuesday, August 24, 2010, at 2:00 p.m., at Forest Park Church in Elizabeth City, with the Rev. Scott Neal officiating. Burial will follow in the White Family Cemetery, Merry Hill, NC. The family will receive friends at Forest Park Church from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, August 23, and other times at the home of Charlie and Holly White. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to Forest Park Church, 300 Forest Park Road, Elizabeth City, NC, 27909.