Charles Hallyburton

Obituary of Charles Reid Hallyburton

Charles Reid Hallyburton, age 94, of 648 Hallyburton Road, Mt. Gilead died Monday, June 14, 2010 at his home. . Mr. Hallyburton was born March 23, 1916 in Burke County, NC, the son of Charlie Hunter and Fannie (Simpson) Hallyburton. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, a former night watchman for McRae Shoe and a US Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Smith Hallyburton. He is survived by two daughters: Carol H. Saunders of Troy, Linda H. Shaver of Mt. Gilead; one son: Bill Hallyburton of Mt. Gilead; 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; one sister, Laura Scruggs of Huntersville. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 pm - 8 pm at Pugh-Troy Funeral Home, 211 North Main Street, Troy; other times at the home. The funeral will be Thursday at 11:00 am at Calvary Baptist Church, 1715 Pleasant Grove Church Rd., Mt. Gilead, with Rev. Bill Turnmire officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to Community Home Care and Hospice, 120 N. Main Street, Troy, NC 27371 and Calvary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1424, Mt. Gilead, NC 27306. Arrangements by Pugh-Troy Funeral Home.
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