Silver, Charles M.
Charles M. Silver

Charles M. Silver, age 88, of Marion, McDowell County, North Carolina, died November 15, 2002 at the McDowell Hospital. A native of Yancey County, he was born April 6, 1914 to the late William Grayson and Florence Mae Murphy Silver.

Mr. Silver was a retired electrician and a veteran of World War II. While in the Navy he served aboard the U.S.S. Oahu.

His former wife, Mary K. Parker Silver, and two sons, Terry Lane Silver and Jerry Wayne Silver preceded him in death. Surviving are two children, Loretta Silver Hall of Marion, NC and Charles Hal Silver of Swansboro; a brother, Rev. Dr. James Howard Silver of Burlington, NC; a sister, Gladys Silver Buchanan of Marion; three grandchildren, Michael Hall, Rebecca Elliott and Judy Yeater; two great-grandchildren Jonathan and Jeremiah Elliott; and three great-great-grandchildren, Devin Carr and twins, Sydney and Lauryn Elliott.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 20, 2002 at 10:a.m. in Westmoreland Chapel with *Rev. Dr. J. Howard Silver officiating. Burial will be in Rebel's Creek Cemetery in Mitchell County. The family received friends Tuesday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. at Westmoreland Funeral Home. Westmoreland is assisting the family with the arrangements.

  George Silver Sr. ->
    George Silver Jr. ->
      Henry Gilbert A. Silver ->
        John Britt Silver ->
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            Charles M. Silver

* J. Howard Silver was a brother of Samuel.
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Transcriber: John (James) Silver

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