LOGAN, W.Va. — Charles Ray Hampton Sr., 72, of Logan, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2013, in Cabell Huntington Hospital at Huntington.
Born April 8, 1940, in Wharton, she was a son of the late John and Florence Blackburn Hampton. Also preceding him in death were three brothers, Eugene, Robert and Frank Hampton and two sisters, Virginia Price and Ruth Sharon Adkins.
Survivors include his loving wife, Mary Dillon Hampton; two brothers, John Jr. (Nell) Hampton of Tennessee, and James Paul (Kembely) Hampton; two sisters, Patricia (Rick) Kinser of Hewett and Lois (Christopher) Hart of Ohio; children: three daughters, Annie Pritchett of Illinois, and Stephanie Belcher and Cheryl Belcher, both of Logan; sons, James and Michael Hampton, both of Illinois, Chuck Hampton of Ohio, and Jimmy Lemaster of Wisconsin; 20 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and a host of friends.
Charles served his country in the U.S. Marine Corp, was a member of Greater Life Apostolic Church at Stollings, and retired from Triton Metal, P.K. Tools of IL; Brinks Armored Truck and his last job at TMK Security for Southern West Virginia Community College.
Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at Freeman Funeral Home at Chapmanville with Rev. A.G. Lilley officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby with Military Graveside Rites conducted by American Legion Post 103 of Chapmanville, DAV Post 39 of Harts and VFW Post 6153 of Chapmanville.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at Freeman Funeral Home.
Condolences may be left at www.hensonmortuary.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Henson & Kitchen Family Funeral Home of Barboursville.