Community Living | Coupon | Police Scanner | E-News Signup | Archives | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Have a HOT TIP? Call 704-276-6587 Or E-mail us At LH@LincolnHerald.net
Advanced Search
Lincoln Herald | Lincolnton, NC


home : obituaries : obituaries January 23, 2022

11/16/2021 3:13:00 PM
Charles Franklin Barkley
January 18, 1938 - November 11, 2021

LEXINGTON, S.C. - Charles Franklin Barkley, 83, formerly of Newton, passed away on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at Wellmore of Lexington in Lexington, S.C. where he currently lived.

He was born January 18, 1938 in Catawba County to the late Ernest Franklin Barkley and Edna Cline Barkley. Charles was a member of New Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Hickory. Following his retirement from General Electric, he owned and operated Barkley Distributors where he sold knives at local flea markets and county fairs. He loved camping, traveling, was an avid golfer and gardener, and enjoyed being among people.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepfather, Ray Austin; and stepmother, Ruth Barkley.

Those left to cherish his memory is his son Michael “Mike” Barkley of Irmo, S.C.; grandson Chris Barley of Irmo, S.C.; companion of 10 years Bessie Kanipe of Newton; stepsisters Judy Barkley of Hickory, Pat Barkley Allen and husband Ronny of Shelby; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A service to celebrate Charles’ life was held on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 2 p.m. at New Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Hickory. Rev. Randall Cauble officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery. The family received friends prior to the service from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. at New Jerusalem Lutheran Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

Condolences may be sent to the Barkley family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com

Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Barkley family.



1 - Alps Mtn - Taking Care Of

Have Us E-mail You The Latest News
Click Here

LincolnHerald.net

Your #1 Local Source for News, Sports, Opinion, Obituaries, Religion, Classifieds, Events, Photos, Community, Coupons, and more!

Serving Lincoln, Catawba, Gaston and Cleveland counties including the areas of Lincolnton, Denver, Maiden, Stanley, Alexis, Vale, Crouse, Iron Station, High Shoals and Cherryville.

Not a newspaper, not a magazine, we’re online – on your computer at home or work, on your smartphone… with news and more 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year including holidays.

To Make Sure You Always
Get The Latest Updates,
If You Haven’t Already:

Like Our Facebook Page and
Click On SEE FIRST at
LincolnHerald.net

Also Follow Us On Twitter 
@LincolnHerald20




1- Jackie Dameron Farm Bureau




Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   






























HomeNewsState NewsReligionOpinionSportsObituariesExtrasCommunityClassifiedsSubmitLife

Terms and Use | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Site Design and Content
Copyright Lincoln Herald, LLC 2011-2021

 


Software © 1998-2022 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved