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Harold Russell Channels Jr.

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Harold Russell Channels Jr. Obituary

Harold Russell Channels Jr. aka Bubby, Bub, Bob, age 73, died on September 26, 2017, in Sacramento, CA. Bob was born on July 19, 1944 in Charleston, WV, to parents Harold Russell Channels and Daphine Farley.

Bob is survived by his wife Denise Channels, of Marysville, CA; his brother and sister Mike and Janice; his children, Rusty, Tim, Danielle and his stepdaughter Shannon; his grandchildren Ricky, Ryen, Nicole, Taylor, Monica, Trevor, and his great grandchildren, Skyler, Abigail, Gabe, and Kinsley.

He graduated from South Charleston High School. He served in the Air Force during the Vietnam War. After returning he was a journeyman machinist which led to his move to CA in 1981. He worked for FMC as a supervisor, and later at Stanford Linear Accelerator Center where he retired as a master machinist.

He was a member in good standing of the Masonic Lodge.

Bob was a social, active man who deeply enjoyed his family, golf, gambling, long distance truck trips, crosswords, and pinball. His family and friends will remember him as always giving and there to lend a hand.

A memorial service is scheduled for all family and friends on October 7, 2017 at 1 p.m., at Thunder Valley Casino High Steaks Steakhouse. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Bob's life. Please RSVP.
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Published in Appeal Democrat on Oct. 3, 2017
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