CHARLIE G. HIGHT JR.
FRANKLINTON - Charlie G. Hight Jr., 87, died Wednesday in a Raleigh hospital. Cryptside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. today (Saturday, March 17) at Fairview Cemetery, with the Rev. Judi New officiating. Emtombment will follow in the family mausoleum.
Mr. Hight was retired co-owner of Henderson Pharmacy. Born in Franklin County, he was the son of Charlie G. Hight Sr. and Bradford Gibbs Hight. He was a former town commissioner and former mayor of Franklinton and served on the local ABC Board for 25 years.
Surviving: his wife, Lura Ogburn Hight; a daughter, Harriet H. Mills (Roger) of Raleigh; a sister, Louise Person of Oxford; two grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by a son, Charlie G. Hight III.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at Franklinton United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.
Memorial contributions may be made to Franklinton United Methodist Church, N. Main Street, Franklinton, NC 27525.
Arrangements by Franklin Funeral Service and Cremation, 504 E. Mason St., Franklinton.