DALLAS - Charles "Charlie" Porter Moses, 76, passed away May 23, 2013, at his home.
He was born Feb. 10, 1937, in Gaston County, son of the late Oliver and Latisha Moses.
He was raised in the mountain community of Franklin, N.C.
"Charlie" was an exceptional father and role model. He was dearly loved by his grandchildren. He was a US Army
vet-eran and retired from FMC Lithium in Bessemer City. After his retirement he worked part-time at the Gaston County Museum of Art and History.
A service of remembrance will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Greene Funeral Service, West Chapel, 216 Archie Whitesides Road, Gastonia, officiated by the Rev. Fain Farmer.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Interment will be at Westview Gardens, Bessemer City with military honors.
Mr. Moses is survived by daughter, Sandra Moses Brazzle and husband Dereck of Gastonia; grandchildren; Seth Dalton Brazzle, Dustin Cole Brazzle, Kassie Logan Moses, Breanna Leigh Moses.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by: his wife of 46 years, Barbara Moses; a son, Charles "Chuck" Moses; sister,
Emma Lou Henson; brother, Billy Moses.
A guest registry is available at greenefuneral.com.
Arrangements are with the West Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium Gastonia 704-867-5521.