May 16, 1947 - February 7, 2012
Charles R. “Boweevil” Winters, Sr., age 64, of Abingdon, Virginia passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at Select Specialty Hospital in Bristol, Tennessee. He was a life long resident of Washington County, Virginia and was a son of the late Tom and Gladys Winters. He retired from Green Valley Poultry Farm and was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy in Damascus, Virginia. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Teresa K. Winters; and two brothers, Jackie Morgan and Eddie Winters. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Louise Winters; two sons, Tommy Winters and Hope, and Robert Winters and his wife, Kelly, all of Abingdon, Virginia; five grandchildren, Ben Winters, Tabby Winters, Kimmy Winters, Gracie Winters, and Emily Winters; one great granddaughter, Taylor Bailey; three brothers, Billy Winters and his wife, Rachel, Michael Winters, and Tommy Winters all of Damascus, Virginia; three sisters, Peggy Combs and her husband, Fred, of Troutdale, Virginia, Susie Smith and her husband, Tom, and Margaret Winters all of Damascus, Virginia; other kids that called him papaw, Beth Mahala, Benny Roark, Amber Johnson, Michael Johnson, Skylar Slagle, and Emma Slagle; and several nieces and nephews. The funeral services for Charles R. “Boweevil” Winters, Sr. will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Friday, February 10, 2012 in the Riverview Chapel at Garrett Funeral Home in Damascus, Virginia with Rev. Garnet Rogers, Sr. and Rev. Dennis McLemore officiating. The committal service and interment will follow at Mock Cemetery in Damascus, Virginia. Pallbearers will be C.J. Thomas, Adam Winters, Robert Winters, Ben Winters, Jonathan Mahala, and Joseph McNeil. Honorary pallbearers will be Dewey Mahala, Spike Nickels, Rodney Wagner, Kenny Hobbs, and Eddie Swick. The family will receive friends from 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Thursday, February 9, 2012 at Garrett Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to the family and a memorial video tribute may be viewed by visiting www.garrettfuneralhome.com. Mr. Winters and his family are in the care of Garrett Funeral Home, 203 N. Shady Ave., Damascus, VA 24236, ph.#: 276-475-3631.
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