Charlie Ray Singleton, Sr., 84, of Bullock, North Carolina died on Friday, August 23, 2019.

He was born in Lenoir County on April 30, 1935 to the late Elton Robert Singleton and Ebbie Potter Singleton.

Charlie was predeceased by his parents; his grandmother Ada Hall; and his son Charlie Ray Singleton, Jr.

Charlie is survived by his beloved wife, Thelma “Becky” Singleton; daughters, Kimberly Burcham and Elizabeth Kay Sawyer (Mike); 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; and extended family members and friends.

Memorial services will be held Tuesday, August 27, at 2 p.m. at Gentry-Newell and Vaughan Funeral Home, 503 College Street, Oxford, North Carolina. The family will receive guests from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home and at other times at the home.

Flowers are acceptable or memorial contributions may be made to Grassy Creek Baptist Church, Attn: Treasurer, 9142 Grassy Creek Road, Bullock, NC, 27507.

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