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Charlie Edward Leath Jr.

July 8, 1966 ~ December 14, 2021 (age 55)

Obituary

Mr. Charlie Edward Leath Jr. 55 of Burlington, NC entered into eternal rest on Tuesday December 14, 2021 at Cone Health Alamance Regional Medical Center. Charlie was born to Charlie Edward Leath Sr. and Glenda Anne Chrisp Leath on July 8, 1966 in Alamance County.

He was a member of Clinton Memorial United Church of Christ and sang with the male chorus. Charlie graduated in 1985 from Walter Williams High School. He played football while attending high school and enjoyed playing basketball at the Durham Street Park. One of his favorite pass times was playing a competitive game of horseshoes.

Charlie leaves to cherish his precious memories his parents, Charlie Edward Leath Sr., his mother, Glenda Anne Chrisp Leath; sons, Svante Lavoris Leath (Shanetta Thaxton), Charlie Vankess Leath; daughter, Charly Leath; life-long companion, Patricia Newman; brother, Rev. Gary Leath; sister, Lorrie Moore; grandchildren Messiah, Malaya, King, Karmah; great aunt, Mary Sue Kelly and one niece. Asja, Ashley, Aaliyah, Aalivia, and Alora were very special to him and he loved them as though they were one of his own children. He is also survived by a host of cousins and friends.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
December 17, 2021

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Wake-with the Family present
Friday
December 17, 2021

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Funeral Service
Saturday
December 18, 2021

12:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Video is available for this event


Burial

Curry Family Cemeter
1610 Durham St. Extension
Burlington, NC 27217

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