DATELINE: KINGS MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA
Charles William Summers
Charles William Summers, 88, of Kings Mountain, NC, passed away on April 25, 2023 at his home. He was born in Polk County, NC, son of the late William Pinkney and Lillian Wood Summers and was preceded in death by all 5 of his siblings. Charles served his country honorably in the US Army and worked for Duke Power for more than 20 years. He was a longtime, devoted member of First Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon. Charles enjoyed spending time at the church and he loved his church family. He was always active in the community and was well known for his daily walks with his beloved canine companion, Buddy. Charles never met a stranger and enjoyed being out meeting new people. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. His desire to be of service, leadership, and love will be missed greatly by everyone who knew him.
SURVIVORS: Wife: Gloria Price Summers
Son: Dale Summers, Hickory, NC
Grandchildren: Renee Hughes (Keith), Kings Mountain, NC, Jessica Adkins and Adam Summers, both of Blacksburg, SC
Great Grandchildren: Khloe Summers, Kyra Hughes, Dainan Hughes, and Payton Adkins
VISITATION: In lieu of a service, the family will receive friends on Saturday, April 29, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the home, 915 Sharon Drive, Kings Mountain, NC. Flowers may be delivered to the home.
MEMORIALS: Memorials in Charles' memory may be made to First Baptist Church at 605 West King Street, Kings Mountain, NC 28086 or to a Veteran's charity of the donor's choice
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ARRANGEMENTS: HARRIS FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, KINGS MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA
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