Mr. Charles Ray Waters, 80, of Wilkesboro, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2017.
Charles was born on Saturday, February 13, 1937 to Fred Quinton Waters and Ila Alberta Church Waters in Hartford, Maryland.
Charles enjoyed drawing and designing for companies such as Boeing, U.S.S. Enterprize and McDonald Douglas of St. Louis.
Charles is preceded in death by: his parents; brother, Chalmer Dean Waters and great-grandson, Nolan Quin White.
Charles is survived by: his wife of 57 years, Mary Gurney Waters; daughters, Victoria Lynne White of the home, Rene Annette Waters Eller and husband, Mark, of Millers Creek; son, Charles "Chuck" Ray Waters, Jr. of the home; sister, Ramona Schaufenbuel and husband, Jerry, of Elkin; four grandchildren, Cody White, Catie White, Kristi Megan Eller, Daniel Eller; four great-grandchildren, Gabriel Wyatt, Owen Wyatt, Colan White and Gavin White.
No services are planned.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to: Genteva, 126 Executive Drive, Wilkesboro, NC 28654.
Condolences may be sent to: www.adamsfunerals.com.
Adams Funeral Home of Wilkes has the honor of serving the Waters Family.