Charles Bostic

GAFFNEY, S.C.-Charles Broughton Bostic, 89, a resident of Magnolia's at Gaffney Assisted Living Center, Gaffney, S.C., died on Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home.
A native of Cleveland County, he was born on Feb. 2, 1923, a son of the late Chivous Lee and Beulah Holland Bostic. He retired as a supervisor from Duke Energy. He was also a United States Army Veteran having served in World War II. During his service, he was a P.O.W. and also served under General Patton. Mr. Bostic was also a member of Lake Wateree Baptist Church, Ridgeway, S.C.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one brother, Thomas Walter Bostic.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Aileen Osment Bostic; one sister, Catherine Bostic Harris of Ellenboro; two sisters-in-law, Lois Stallings Bostic and Geraldine Osment Turner; two nephews; and six nieces.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11 a.m. Thursday at the A.C. McKinney Memorial Chapel
Officiated By: The Rev. Dr. Ron Gregory
Burial: Following the service, at Cleveland Memorial Park, with military honors accorded by the Rutherford County Honor Guard.
Funeral Home: McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral Home is serving the Bostic family
Memorials: May be made to Lake Wateree Baptist Church, 5856 River Road, Ridgeway, S.C. 29130
An online guest register is available at

Funeral Home

McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service
4076 HWY 221A Cliffside, NC 28024-0337
(828) 657-6322

Published in Shelby Star on Dec. 19, 2012