PILOT MOUNTAIN — Mr. Charles Joseph Roughton, age 80, of Pilot Mountain died Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at Northern Hospital of Surry County.
He was born June 13, 1932 in Northumberland County, PA to the late Charles & Madeline Lynhart Roughton.
Mr. Roughton retired from Bell South Telephone Company and was a member of First Baptist Church of Pilot Mountain.
He is survived by his wife Beatrice W. Roughton of the home; son, Charles A. Roughton & wife Kathy of Oneida, KY; daughters, Linda Harding & husband Tom of Reidsville, NC and Teresa Hodges of Greensboro, NC; grandchildren, Michelle Hilton & husband Mylon of Stokesdale, NC, Carey Harding of Fort Bragg, CA, Michael Harding of Philadelphia, PA, Stephen Roughton of Tijuana, MX, Benjamin Roughton of Greensboro, NC, Rebekah & Rachel Roughton of Oneida, KY and Ricky Jones of Winston-Salem, NC; great grandchildren, Madelyn & Mason Hilton of Stokesdale, NC and Ashlyn Jones of Winston-Salem, NC; sisters, Wilmer Byrne of Pottstown, PA and Sherry Kraft of Kimberton, PA; brother, Vance Motley of New Smyrna Beach, FL and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Pilot Mountain conducted by Rev. Walker Armstrong.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gideons, PO Box 481, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041 or to First Baptist Church of Pilot Mountain Building Fund, PO Box 818, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041. Howell-Nelson Funeral Service of Pilot Mountain is serving the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.howellfuneralservices.com
Published in News Record on January 4, 2013