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Charles Lee Whitfield

June 16, 1947 - August 31, 2019

Charles Lee Whitfield, 72, passed away on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Nash General Hospital in Rocky Mount.

He was born on June 16, 1947 to Faith and Peggy Rogerson Whitfield in Martin County, NC. Charles worked as a farmer for most of his life. His favorite pastimes included playing golf and fishing. Charles will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Faith Whitfield.

Charles is survived by his three sons, Samuel Lee Whitfield and wife Niecie of Raleigh,, Troy Whitfield of Knightdale, and Linwood Whitfield of Rocky Mount; his daughter, Joyce Cartledge of Rocky Mount; his mother, Peggy Whitfield of Hamilton; and his brother, James “Pee Wee” Whitfield of Hamilton; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at the American Legion Post in Hamilton at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 to celebrate Charles’s life.

Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck is handling the arrangements for the Whitfield family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Time: 11:00 am


American Legion Post

Hamilton, NC

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