SOUTH WILLIAMSON, Ky. — Charles Elmer Cline, 72, of New Camp, South Williamson, Ky., passed away Sat., June 7, 2014, in the emergency room at Appalachian Regional Hospital in South Williamson.
Born March 2, 1942, in Mingo County, he was a son of the late Elmer and Mary Sheppard Cline. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Cline; one brother, Danny Cline, and four sisters, Dorothy Muncy, Wanda Blankenship, and Annie and Fannie Cline.
Charles retired as a road foreman from the Kentucky Department of Highways with more than 27 years of service and was of the Church of God faith.
Survivors include his children, Kenneth Blackburn and Kathy (Chad) Scott, both of Hardy, Ky., Linda (Mike) Brown of Goody, Ky., Mary Jo Skeens of South Williamson, and Charlie (Jeanne) Cline of Huntsville, Ala.; four brothers, Eddie Cline of Fort Gay, Eugene Cline of Chattaroy, and Billy Cline and Terry Cline, both of Statesville, N.C.; seven sisters, Opal Roberts of Ohio, Ruth Hicks and Brenda Bowling, both of Williamson, Alice Ooten and Carolyn Fields, both of Ragland, Bonnie Dingess of Kermit, and Linda Bowman of Lenore; his grandchildren, Sheena Roberts, Kayla Blackburn, Shane Blackburn, Shea Lynn Brown, Malcolm Skeens, Megan Kennedy, Rebekah Cline, Kailee Cline, Alex Scott, Luke Scott and Bruce Hopkins; two great-grandchildren, Isabel Blackburn and Juliana Roberts; a special friend, Robert Hopkins of South Williamson, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other friends.
Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wed., June 11, at Hatfield Funeral Chapel with Elder Mike Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. View Memory Gardens at Huddy with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the funeral home with a special service at 7 p.m. Tuesday evening.
Online condolences may be left for the family by going to www.hatfieldfc.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hatfield Funeral Chapel of Toler, Ky.