Charles Ehrhart White
DECEMBER 30, 1945 - DECEMBER 3, 2018
Charles Ehrhart White died peacefully at home on December 3. Son of the late Allen Augustus White and Irma Wommack White, he was a native of Scotland Neck. Charlie is survived by his wife, Lee HarrisonWhite and son Charles E. White, Jr. He is also survived by his sisters, Mary Eliza Davis and Laura White, his brother Allen Augustus White, Jr. (Glenda), sister-in- law Jeanie, many adoring nieces, nephews and cousins, and a special friend, Cheryl Lewis. He is predeceased by his brother, Spencer Wommack White.
Charlie graduated from Scotland Neck High School and from N. C. Wesleyan College.
He was a Vietnam Veteran serving as a forward observer with the 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry, 1st Infantry, Division.
Charlie worked for many years for Central Carolina Bank. Upon leaving the bank, he utilized his many talents by helping numerous people with home repairs and furniture restoration.
He was a member of the North Raleigh Rotary Club for over 30 years. He enjoyed his time in Rotary and had the honor of being a Paul Harris Fellow.
Charlie was a kind, sweet, generous man. He adored his family and was a good friend to many. He had an infectious laugh and a great sense of humor. He will be sorely missed by those who loved him.
There will be a Celebration of Life Service in the Spring at Toad Hall in the Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to: Transitions Life Care, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607 or online at http://transitionslifecare.org/donate/ or to Sylvan Heights Bird Park, PO Box 368, Scotland Neck, NC 27874. Condolences may be shared online at CremationSocietyNC.com