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Charles Richard "Babe" Runyon, Jr

July 6, 1950 November 7, 2019
Charles Richard "Babe" Runyon, Jr
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Obituary for Charles Richard "Babe" Runyon, Jr

Charles Richard “Babe” Runyon, Jr
1950 – 2019
Charles Richard “Babe” Runyon, Jr, 69 of Rush, KY passed away at his home Thursday, November 7, 2019.
Babe was born July 6, 1950 in KENOVA, WV TO THE LATE CHARLES R. AND MARY JANE WELLMAN RUNYON. CHARLES WAS A 1968 GRADUATE OF BOYD COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL AND SERVED HIS COUNTRY HONORABLY IN THE US ARMY DURING THE VIET NAM WAR WHERE HE RECEIVED THE BRONZE STAR. HE RETIRED IN 2017 FROM SHERWOOD FOOD DISTRIBUTERS AS A SALES REPRESENTATIVE. HE WAS A SIMPLE MAN, WHOENJOYED GOLFING, HUNTING AND HORSEBACK RIDING. HE WAS OF THE CHRISTIAN FAITH.
HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS LOVING WIFE OF 13 YEARS LINDA CAROL TEETS RUNYON AND WAS A LOVING FATHER AND GRANDFATHER TO DAUGHTERS, REBECCA ANN ADKINS OF RUSH, KY AND ALICIA DAWN JONES OF SPRINGHILL, TN; AND GRANDDAUGHTERS, ASHLEY, MEGHAN, ABIGAIL, AND HANNAH. ALSO SURVIVING IS HIS SISTER ELIZABETH JANE LAM OF CHESAPEAKE, OH.
FUNERAL SERVICE FOR MR. RUNYON WILL BE AT 12:30PM TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2019 AT THE KILGORE & COLLIER FUNERAL HOME, 2702 PANOLA STREET, CATLETTSBURG. PASTOR JIMMY BLEVINS WILL OFFICIATE. FINAL RESTING PLACE IN KY VETERANS CEMETERY NORTH EAST. VISITING HOURS ARE 10:30AM UNTIL SERVICE TIME TUESDAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME.
CONDOLENCES MAY BE LEFT AT KILGORECOLLIERFUNERALHOME.COM.


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Visitation

Tuesday

12

Nov

10:30 AM 11/12/2019 10:30:00 AM - 12:30 PM 11/12/2019 12:30:00 PM
Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home

2702 Panola Street
Catlettsburg, KY 41129

Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home
2702 Panola Street Catlettsburg 41129 KY
United States

Service

Tuesday

12

Nov

12:30 PM 11/12/2019 12:30:00 PM - 1:00 PM 11/12/2019 1:00:00 PM
Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home

2702 Panola Street
Catlettsburg, KY 41129

Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home
2702 Panola Street Catlettsburg 41129 KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

KY Veterans Cemetery North East Final Resting Place

180 East Park
Ashland, KY 41101

180 East Park Ashland 41101 KY
United States
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