YOUNGSVILLE- Charles N. Hart, 78, died Thursday morning, Feb. 12, 2009 at Universal Health Care of North Raleigh. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today (Saturday Feb. 14) in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Flat Rock Baptist Church cemetery.

He was born in Warren County, the son of the late Myrtle Frazier Hart & Raymond Joseph Hart, and was a veteran of the Army National Guard. He spent most of his working life at the family business, Sure-Rest Mattress Company.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis Joyce Clements Hart, and his brother, Earl Hart.

Surviving: sons, Charles “Nicky” Hart, Jr. of Castalia and Billy Hobbs of Kittrell, formerly of Youngsville; daughter, Sandra Wellman (Ronnie) of Wake Forest; brother, R.J. Hart of Bradenton, Fla.; and six grandchildren.

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made to Flat Rock Baptist Church, Building Fund, 1529 Flat Rock Church Road, Louisburg, NC 27549.

Friends may visit with the family from 1-2 p.m. prior to the service at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center;