Charles A. Hylton


Ronceverte-Charles A. Hylton, 71, passed away Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, from complications of heart disease and diabetes.

Charlie was born Dec. 15, 1947, in Ronceverte to the late Charles (Clayton) and Ramah Ufa Hinkle Hylton.

He was retired from Mead-Westvaco in Covington, VA, with 43 years of service and was a proud veteran having served with the US Marine Corp during the Vietnam War. Charlie was a member of the VFW and loved being involved in Civil War re-enactments.

Other than his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Alice Christina and his brother, Douglas.

Surviving are his wife, Linda; daughter, Julie of Lewisburg; grandson, Nathan Chevalier of Staunton, VA; sisters, Cheryl Ramsey of Ronceverte and Pamela Massey of Fort Spring; brother, Denzil of North Carolina; niece, Angela Surbaugh (David Alderman); nephew, Evan Massey and great-niece, Lauren Surbaugh.

Graveside services were conducted Monday, Sept. 30, at Greenbrier Memorial Gardens in Lewisburg where Pastor Roger McDaniel officiated.

Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte is in charge of arrangements.

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