Charlie Dye

Charlie James Dye

Saturday, August 23rd, 1947 - Sunday, August 2nd, 2020
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Mr. Charlie James Dye, age 72, of Swords Creek, Virginia, passed away Sunday (August 2, 2020) in a Bristol, Tennessee hospital. Born August 23, 1947 in Tazewell County, Virginia, he was a son of the late Jency and Clara Stevens Dye. A lifelong resident of the area, he was a disabled coal miner, having formerly been employed by Virginia Pocahontas Company at VP 1, 2, and 4. He was a member of UMWA and enjoyed fishing.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one grandson, Jeffrey McGlothlin, granddaughter, Peytyn Justus, brother, Jimmy Dye, four sisters, Dorothy Fields, Helen Hill, Johnnie Mae Dales, and Lojean Hawkins, and companion, Sharon Hodge.
Survivors include four children, Wanda Gillespie and husband, Ricky, Donna McGlothlin and husband, Burl, Bobby Dye, and Amanda Justus and husband, Donald; his former wife, Dorothy Dye; one brother, Jessie Dye; three sisters, Betty Colley, Ginger Smith and husband, Ralph, and MaryLou Dye; four grandchildren, Kristy Vandyke and husband, Cody, Keely Barkell and husband, Ty, Brant Gillespie, and Ashlyn Justus; four great-grandchildren, Rylee Vandyke, Thomas Vandyke, Slade Barkell, and Tatum Barkell; faithful K-9 companion, Sam.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Thursday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Virginia with Rev. Alan Tillman officiating. Interment will follow in Ketron Memorial Gardens at Lebanon, Virginia.
Pallbearers will be Cody Vandyke, Donald Justus, Burl McGlothlin, Johnny Burke, Adam Burke, Aaron Burke, and Brant Gillespie.
Ricky Gillespie will serve as honorary pallbearer.
The family will receive friends at the Honaker Funeral Home on Thursday from 1 – 2 PM.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, August 6th, 2020 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Thursday, August 6th, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Honaker Funeral Home
    4686 Redbud Highway
    HONAKER, VA 24260
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  • Service

    Thursday, August 6th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, August 6th, 2020 2:00pm
    Honaker Funeral Home
    4686 Redbud Highway
    HONAKER, VA 24260
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Alan Tillman
  • Interment

    Ketron Memorial Gardens
    154 Huckleberry Road
    LEBANON, VA 24266
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With love from Carole, April, Frank, Carissa and S

Posted at 12:26am
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Posted at 05:26pm
So sorry to hear of Charlie's passing. I loved him and Sharon. Prayers for his family

Pattie Dotson

Posted at 04:51pm
I will never forget you Charlie RIP my friend. With love to to all the family, Pattie

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Posted at 02:46pm
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