MORGANTON - Charles Herchell Moses, 71, of 105 Crestview Lane, passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at Kindred Hospital in Greensboro. Herchell was born in Lincoln County on Nov. 12, 1942.
He was a longtime mason. He was employed throughout his life by area oil companies including Lutz-Yelton Oil Company, Petroleum World, Beall Oil Company and various others in his career.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Grayson Moses; and father, Joshua Perry Moses.
He is survived by his mother, Estelle Moses Lowrance and husband Lawrence of Lawndale; son, Karl Moses and wife Tamara of Shelby; daughter Karen Hodges and husband Lee of Ruffin; granddaughter Savannah Hodges of Ruffin; brother, Alfred Moses of Lawndale; two sisters, Martha Evans and Zonia McIntyre, both of Shelby. Herchell was a dog lover but was especially fond of his companion Max.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 12 to 2 p.m. Saturday at Stamey Funeral Home in Fallston.
Graveside service: Private for the family at Big Springs Baptist Church Cemetery Officiated by: The Rev. Paul Scott
Funeral home: Stamey Funeral Home of Fallston is serving the family.
Memorials: May be made to a Humane Society of the donor's choice.
Online condolences: www.stameyfuneralhome.com