Obit: Charles Henry

Obit: Charles Henry

January 30th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Sr.Charles A. Henry Sr., 87, of Chattanooga, died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013.A resident of the Chattanooga area most of his life, he attended the Tyner Church of Christ and was retired from TVA after 33 years of service as an electrical engineer. He was a veteran of W.W. II and Korea, serving in the U.S. Navy and was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Lu Henry.Survivors include his loving wife of 61 years, Mary Lu Henry; two daughters, Dee Anna Brown, Rossville, and Jody Henry-Stephens, Harrison; son, Charles A. "Bud" Henry Jr., Greenback, Tenn.; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren.In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Martin-Boyd Christian Home, 6845 Standifer Gap Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421 or to your favorite charity.Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in the East Brainerd Chapel with Minister John Cupp officiating.Inurnment will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.Please share your memories at ChattanoogaEastBrainerdChapel.com.The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Thursday at the East Brianerd Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 8214 East Brainerd Road.