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Charles "Chuck" Bowden

November 2, 1981 - December 24, 2019

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Charles “Chuck” Alexander Bowden, 38, passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2019.

He was born in Richmond County, November 2, 1981, son of Larry and Patty O’Brien Bowden.

Chuck was employed with Richmond County Water Department. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, Rockingham, a former volunteer fireman, and was also very involved with the Hamlet Church of God of Prophecy. He loved being involved with the youth there and loved cooking for the church. He was an outdoorsman, a people person and loved to laugh and joke. He never walked away without a “I Love You”. He felt his greatest accomplishment was his two girls, which he loved dearly!

Visitation will be held at The First United Methodist Church, Rockingham, on Monday, December 30, 2019, from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

The Funeral will begin in the church at 1:00 PM, with Rev. Allen Bingham, Rev. Steve Crews and Rev. Chuck McKnight officiating.

Burial will follow at East Side Cemetery, Rockingham.

The Family will receive friends and family at the home of his parents, 160 Trailcrest Drive, Rockingham, at other times.

He is survived by his wife, Kimberly Whitley Bowden of Hamlet; daughters, Kaleigh and Kennedi Bowden; Parents, Larry and Patty Bowden of Rockingham; brother, Larry Bowden, Jr. of Rockingham; nephews, Gage Jones and Jaxon Bowden; mother and father in- law, Charles and Donna Whitley of Rockingham; extended family and many friends.

For those that wish , in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Backpack Pals, 615 Cheraw Road, Hamlet, NC 28345.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    December 30, 2019 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    First United Methodist Church of Rockingham
    December 30, 2019
    11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Service

    December 30, 2019 | 1:00pm
    First United Methodist Church of Rockingham
    December 30, 2019
  • Interment

    Eastside Cemetery

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Richard M. Millen

May the Lord receive Charles Bowden into his loving arms. May the Lord bring comfort and peace to the family in this time of need.
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David Colwell

Sincerest condolences from your lifelong neighbors, the Colwells. Steve, David, and Bryan
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Megan, Janet, Zach and Bill Butler

We pray God walks with you in this difficult journey and He graces your babies with the strength I seen you give to others during times like this.
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Tins and Earl Graves

Larry, Patty, Larry and Kimberly:
Our hearts are so broken for you and those precious girls. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. There is no way that we can imagine your pain. Chuck was a good young man! He always had a kind word for us no matter where we saw him. He will be missed!
Sincerely, Tina & Earl Graves
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David, Sherry, Steve, Bryan, and Vikki Colwell

Larry, Patty, Larry, Jr., Always know that the bonds of friendship from the Colwell family are with you at this trying time. You are in our prayers.
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