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Charles Edwin May

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Charles Edwin May

Cincinnati - Charles Edwin May died peacefully at his residence in Cincinnati, OH December 28, 2018. He was 95 years old. Born June 4, 1923 in Barberton, OH, Charles was raised in Vanceburg, KY. After graduating from Lewis County High School, he attended Berea College; his freshman year interrupted, as he felt compelled to enlist in the Army. He saw action in France and Belgium with the 11th Armor Division in the winter of 1944-1945 where he earned the Purple Heart. After returning to Kentucky, he completed his college education at the University of Kentucky, becoming both a mechanical engineer and a lifelong fan of "The Big Blue". Preceded in death by his wife Mary Jean, he is survived by son David Crockett May (Pat) of Dallas, TX and daughter Carrie May Ayer (Jeff) of Cincinnati, grandchildren Chas Maxwell, Noah Maxwell and Brielle Ayer of Cincinnati, Dennis Wittry (Dawn) of Houston and Rebecca Vanyo (Todd) of Dallas and great grandchildren Jakob and Elaina Wittry of Houston and Amelia, Charlotte and Sabrina Vanyo of Dallas. Interment will be in Louisville, KY. Visit
Published in The Courier-Journal on Jan. 13, 2019
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