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Charles Elkins, Sr.

February 24, 1937 ~ February 12, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old

Charles Elkins, Sr. Obituary

Charles Elkins, Sr.

Age 86, of Waynesburg, passed away Monday, Feb. 12, 2024.  He was born Feb. 24, 1937 in Elkhorn, KY, a son of the late Carl and Ferbie (Swiney) Elkins, and had resided in Waynesburg since 1955.  Charles retired in 1988 from Beaver Excavating, after 16 years’ service, where he was a pipe layer.  He previously worked as a coal miner.  Charles was a member of Waynesburg Freewill Baptist Church and Laborer’s Local #1015 in Canton.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two great-grand-sons, four granddaughters, one sister and four brothers.  Charles is survived by his wife, Nancy Elkins, with whom he celebrated their 66th Wedding Anniversary on June 15th last year; six sons and one daughter, Charles (Sandy) Elkins, Jr., Ricky (Janine) Elkins, Glen (Sherrie) Elkins, Gerald (Cindy) Elkins, Clarence (Molly) Elkins, Jeffrey (Katherine) Elkins, and Audrey (Barry) Hunn; 15 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; two sisters and four brothers.

Services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home in Magnolia with Pastor David Powell officiating.  Friends may call Thursday 6-8 p.m.  Interment will be in Sandy Valley Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in Charles memory may be made to the Waynesburg Freewill Baptist Church.  Condolences may be sent to: www.gordonfuneralhomes.com

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February 15, 2024

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home
266 N. Main St.
Magnolia, OH 44643

Funeral Service
February 16, 2024

11:00 AM
Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home
266 N. Main St.
Magnolia, OH 44643


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