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Obituary Condolences

CHARLES Franklin Thomas "Tom", 73, of Lexington, passed away on August 17, 2014. He is preceded in death by his parents: Monica (Raymond) Bedsaul and Frank Charles, and one brother: Donnie Charles. He is survived by his wife of almost 54 years, Mary Jane Charles, three children: Ginni (Darrell) Haynes, Frank (Amy) Charles and Michael (Julie) Brown. He is also survived by seven grandchildren: Mary Kate (Kenneth) Cropper, Evan and Taylor Charles, Hagen, Parker, Riley and Griffen Brown; two brothers: Ray and Randy Bedsaul, one sister, Susie Harris. He was a retired Major with the Lexington Fire Department where he was a proud member of the first EMT and Paramedic classes for Lexington. He was a member of the Lexington Lions Club and the Eastminster Presbyterian Church. Visitation services will be held at Kerr Brothers on Harrodsburg Road on Thursday, August 21st from 10:30am-12:30pm A Celebration of Life will follow at 12:30pm with internment at the Lexington Cemetery. Pallbearers will be: Frank and Evan Charles, Michael, Hagen, Parker and Griffen Brown, Kenneth Cropper and Darrell Haynes. Contributions are suggested to , P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142. Memphis, TN 38148-0142.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Aug. 20, 2014
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