Charles Shealy

Charles Bernard Shealy, 74, of Prosperity, died Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at White Oak Manor.

Born on September 6, 1936, in Prosperity, he was a son of the late Howard B. and Clara Nell Bedenbaugh Shealy. He served in the S.C. National Guards for 13 years, was the former owner of Shealy Trucking for over 20 years and retired from LV Hires Trucking Company of Jacksonville, FL. Mr. Shealy was a member of St. Peter Lutheran and a former president of the U.S. Slow Pitch Softball Association. He loved to camp.

He is survived by daughters, Charlene (Andrew) Langford of Chapin and Tambi (Jimmy) Nida of Hillsborough, NC; a step-daughter, Lynn Foose; a sister, Phyllis (Henry) Auton of Prosperity; four grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, nieces, Dana (Paul) Blancher and Alicia Taylor, faithful friends, Sue and Dennis Whitman, Richard Lominick, Wendell Shealy, Betty Seibert and Pete Harmon and his canine companion, C.B.

Memorial services will be held Sunday, July 17, 2011, at 3:00 p.m. at Macedonia Lutheran Church by the Rev. Randall Derrick. The family is at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Auton, 72 State Park Road, Prosperity and will receive friends following the service at the church. Memorials may be made to Macedonia Lutheran Church, 49 Macedonia Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127 or St. Peter Lutheran Church 900 Dreher Island Road, Chapin, SC 29036.

The family would like to thank Dr. Michael Bernardo and the staff of White Oak Manor for their loving care.

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#6 Guy & Kathie Rister 2011-07-19 11:14
Our prayers to Charlene and the family during this difficult time. Thinking of you.
#5 Lisa Mowbray 2011-07-18 07:03
Our deepest sympathy from our family to yours,

Gaynell, Patrica, Ronnie & Susie Amick
Forrest & Lisa Mowbray
#4 Deborah Ruff 2011-07-17 16:49
We will surely miss Mr. Charles. I always enjoyed talking with him. We will be thinking about you.
#3 Scott & Candy Frick 2011-07-16 17:03
Phyllis & family,

We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Charles. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Take care and may God bless you.
#2 Harold Fulmer 2011-07-16 11:21
We want you to know we're thinking about you.
May God Bless you always.
With love,
Harold & Ola Mae Fulmer
#1 Mary Sue Green 2011-07-15 18:16
I am very sorry for your loss, and hope you know how much we will miss Mr. Charles and his sense of humor. His smile could brighten an otherwise dismal day. Your family will be in my prayers.

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