William J. "Billy Joe" Charles, 71, of Vine Grove, passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
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Mr. Charles was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He loved to play music and it was his entire life.
Survivors include four children, Loretta Lynn Johnson of Raeford, N.C., Thomas Charles of Vine Grove and William Joseph Charles II and Cynthia Goodman, both of Raeford; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; two aunts, Josephine Phillips and Pauline Brangers; his cousin, Bob Phillips; and a host of family and friends.
Mr. Charles' funeral is at 10 a.m. Friday, May 2, at the chapel of Coffey & Chism Funeral Home in Vine Grove with Deacon Mickey Vessels officiating. Burial follows in St. Brigid Cemetery in Vine Grove.
Visitation is from 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday and continues at 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Coffey & Chism Funeral Home
765 Highland Avenue Vine Grove, KY 40175
Published in The News-Enterprise on May 1, 2014