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Charles Garrett Crowder

January 25, 1971 ~ March 18, 2018 (age 47)
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Charles Garrett “Chuck” Crowder, 47, went home to be with his Lord on March 18, 2018, at Care Partners Solace Center of Asheville after suffering a traumatic brain injury.  He was the son of Ida Jane Maney Crowder of Burnsville and the late Charles Sherrell Crowder.  He was also preceded in death by grandparents:  Burl and Una Maney and Charles and Doris Crowder, and an aunt:  Murrell Hughes.

Chuck attended Duke University and was a gifted swim teacher and lifeguard.  He enjoyed nature, music, movies, all animals and a good debate.

In addition to his mother, Chuck is survived by aunts:  Marie Nicholson and Mike of Burnsville and Patricia Weatherman and Doug of Lewisville, NC; sister and brother of his heart:  Debbie McKinney of Burnsville and Brandon Seals of Philadelphia, PA; and many cousins, aunts, uncles, friends, and Zeek his cat.


Funeral services will be held at 5:30PM Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at Cane River Baptist Church, of which he was a member.  Revs. Shane Cassida and Dennis Thurman will officiate.  A graveside service will be held at 11AM Thursday in Gilbert Wilson Cemetery on Maney Branch Road.

The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Burl and Una Maney Scholarship Fund,  Attn:  Donald Angel, P.O. Box 1058, Burnsville, NC 28714.

Donations may be made to:

Burl and Una Maney Scholarship Fund, Attn: Donald Angel
P.O. Box 1058, Burnsville NC 28714

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