Charles Raines Sr. (1928 - 2012)


SHELBY – Mr. Charles William Raines Sr., 84, of 1413 Lackey St., died Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.
A native of Cleveland County, he was the son of the late W.D. and Letha Grantt Raines.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Westview Baptist Church, officiated by Revs. Rick Bowling and Jim Brackett. Burial will follow in Cleveland Memorial Park.
Visitation will be from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the church and other times at his home.
Memorials may be made to Westview Baptist Church, 500 Melody Lane, Shelby, NC 28152.
Clay- Barnette Funeral Home of Shelby is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be made at
Published in Gaston Gazette on Nov. 26, 2012