Obit: Charles Land

Obit: Charles Land

May 24th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Jr.Charles Land Jr., 89, of Ooltewah, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013.A lifelong resident of the Ooltewah area, he was a member of the Hillcrest Baptist Church. He was also a veteran of W.W. II serving in the U.S. Army and was a retired upholster. He was the son of the Charlie and Georgia Hughes Land Sr., and was also preceded in death by a grandson, Christopher Land; his brother, Cecil Land; and a sister, Lorene Craig.Survivors include his wife, Ida Land; two daughters, Carlus Lloyd and Sharon (Joel) Leming; son, David (Cindy) Land; sister, Pauline (Kenneth) Hill; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren.In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions be made to Hillcrest Baptist Church, 6127 Hunter Road, Ooltewah, TN 37363.Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Valley View Chapel with the Rev. James Langston officiating.Entombment will be in Lakewood Memory Gardens, East.Please share your memories at ChattanoogaValleyViewChapel.com.The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. today at the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 7414 Old Lee Highway.