WEAVERVILLE– Charles Lee Brank, age 71, of Weaverville, went to walk with Jesus, Wednesday February 14, 2018.
Charles Lee was born July 15, 1946 in Buncombe County to the late Wiley Maurice and Stella Mae Waldrop Brank. He was a lifelong farmer in the Reems Creek Community of a bicentennial farm.
Surviving are his wife of 17 years, Nancy Brank; daughter, Tammie Fisher and husband David; son, Dennis Brank and wife Christy; step-daughter, Tammy Rogers; grandchildren, Justin Fisher and fiancé Samantha, Coltan Fisher, Dylan Brank; step-grandchildren, Kim and Scott Rogers; great grandson, Lucas Fisher; cousins, Mark Brank who was more like a brother, Buddy Brank, Carter Brank, Doug Mackey, Terry Waldrop and Larry Waldrop.
His graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, February 18, 2018 in West Memorial Park, Weaverville. Rev. Timmy Burnette will officiate.
The family will receive friends 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Saturday, February 17, 2018 at West Funeral Home, 17 Merrimon Ave., Weaverville, NC 28787.
At other times, the family will be at the home of Tammie and David Fisher, 644 Reems Creek Road, Weaverville, NC 28787.
In lieu of flowers he has requested donations to be sent to Covenant Church, designated to “The Charles Lee Elder Fund” 540 Reems Creek Road, Weaverville, NC 28787.
For those who desire, condolences may be offered to the family under Mr. Brank’s obituary at www.WestFamilyFuneralServices.com.
West Funeral Home
Saturday February 17th, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
17 Merrimon Avenue
Weaverville, NC 28787
West Memorial Park
Sunday February 18th, 2018
40 Roberts Street
Weaverville, NC 28787
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Kathy Rice Latham lit a candle on Feb 19 2018 08:58:17 PM
Dear family, So sorry to read of my good friend Charles Lee's death. He and I started school together at Weaverville and graduated from North Buncombe in 1964.Sincere sympathy,Jimmy & Hattie Jo Parham
Submitted by Jimmy & Hattie Jo PARHAM on Feb 19 2018 08:21:37 AM
Charles Lee has been our trusted friend and neighbor for over 50 years. His passing has truly saddened our family. He was a rock in our community and will be missed greatly. Our prayers are with all of you.
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Tommy & Trish Bradley lit a candle on Feb 17 2018 07:16:54 PM
Nancy, We were so sorry to hear of the passing of Charles.. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of grief in your life..
Submitted by Tommy & Trisha Bradley on Feb 17 2018 07:13:39 PM
I am so sad for your loss. Mr. Charles has been my favorite overall wearing farmer at the clinic. He is going to be greatly missed by all. May God hold you all close during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss.
Submitted by Jennifer Roberts on Feb 17 2018 07:50:47 AM
So very sorry to hear about Charles Lee. May God give you comfort during this difficult time.
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