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Charles Meade Ashley Jr., Master Sergeant United States Air Force Retired, 87, of Lady’s Island and formerly of North Augusta SC, husband of Patricia Molly Ashley, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at his residence.

Charles, better known as Chuck and Papa Chuck, was born in Baltimore, Maryland and was a son of the late Charles Meade and Lucille Elizabeth English Ashley. Chuck lived life like no other and his sense of humor and jokes will live on forever with his family and friends. He retired from the Savannah River Plant. Chuck was predeceased by a son, Charles Meade Ashley III.

In addition to his wife of 66 years, Chuck is survived by a daughter Susan Hoy and her husband Rick; grandchildren Charles Meade Ashley IV, Katie Ashley, Shelly Hoy, Melanie Hoy, Drake Hoy, Josh Hoy, and Kelsea Hoy; great grandchildren Trent Hoy, Riley Hoy, Emma Hoy and Piper Hoy.

Services for Chuck will be private.

Copeland Funeral Service is assisting the family with arrangements.

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  1. Anne Garner says:

    Prayers for you my sweet friend, and to your whole family.
    Thank God for all your wonderful years together. All my love.

  2. Theresa Walker says:

    My sincere condolences for your loss. Please be comforted in knowing that God understands your pain. At John 5:28, 29 we have the wonderful promise of seeing our loved ones return to life by means of a resurrection. God will soon remove all suffering and “death will be no more ” – Revelation 21:4

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