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CPO Bannah Bradford Ogle obituary
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Cora Parton obituary
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Carl Bales obituary
- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 26 Apr 2005.
Charter Garfield Bales
October 08, 1926 - April 26, 2005
Birthplace: Sevier County, TN
Resided In: Gatlinburg Tennessee USA
Visitation: April 28, 2005
Service: April 28, 2005
Cemetery: Proffitt Cemetery
Charter Garfield Bales, age 78 of Gatlinburg, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 26, 2005. Mr. Bales was retired from the Great Smoky Mountain National Park Service and was a United States Navy veteran, having served in the South Pacific during World War II . He was preceded in death by his first wife Dixie L. Parton, brother Carl Bales and sister Mable “Maybell” Moore.
Wife: Ruth E. Bales
Sons: James C. and Byron H. Bales
Daughter: Cynthia D. Wright and husband Todd Wright
Grandsons: Jesse T. Wright, Caleb C. Bales
Brother: Earl Bales
Sister: Grace Barker
Brother-in-law and wife: Henry and Ruth Parton
Sisters-in-law: Gertrude Bales, Mary Edna “Bill” Cicero
Many nieces and nephews to include special nephew, Gerald Bales and wife Linda
Funeral service 7 PM Thursday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home. Rev. Greg Watson officiating. Interment 1 PM Friday in Proffitt Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Thursday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)
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Tombstone without death date