Age: 76 Address: South Toe Date of Death: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: Charles Wayne Geouge of South Toe passed away Wednesday, March 27th at his home. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Alvin and Margaret Geouge and the husband of Texie Geouge for 48 years, who passed away January 13, 2013. He was also preceded in death by a son: Charles Wayne Geouge, Jr.; brothers: Edward Geouge and Billy Geouge; sister: Marie Bolick and several brothers and sisters-in law. He served in the US Army from 1960-1962. He loved to garden, mow and spend time with his family and grandchildren. Charles was a member of Browns Creek Baptist Church.
Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law: Charlene and Jackie Briggs; two precious grandchildren: Fireman Reserve Dillon Briggs, US Navy, stationed in Great Lakes, Illinois and Caitlin Briggs of Burnsville; a special young boy: Colton Brinkley; sister: Genevieve Annas of Hickory; brothers: Richard (Hattie), Lawrence (Sonya) and Robert Geouge (Ruby) all of Burnsville; sister-in-law: Millie Silvers (J.B.); daughter-in-law: Patricia Thompson and many nieces and nephews and church family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 8 PM Friday, March 29, 2013 in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Donald Davis will officiate. A graveside service will be held at 1 PM Saturday in the Gurley Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 PM Friday prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Browns Creek Baptist Church, Building Fund, 7658 State Highway 80 South, Burnsville, NC 28714 or Hospice of Mitchell County, 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.