Mr. Charles Wilson Tesh, 73, of Oak Hill Road, Pittsboro, died Wednesday night, April 16, 2008 at Duke Hospital.
Mr. Tesh was born in Forsyth County on October 10, 1934, the son of Roy Wilson Tesh and Emma Small Tesh. He was retired from the State of North Carolina, and was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church. Mr. Tesh was a thirty-third degree Mason, was a member of Columbus Lodge # 102 AF & AM in Pittsboro, and was also a member of the Scottish and York Rite of Greensboro Valley.
Survivors include his wife, Hazel Parker Tesh; son and daughter-in-law, Charles Wilson Tesh, Jr. and wife Elsie, of King; daughters and sons-in-law, Annette T. Harris and husband David, of Pittsboro, Kathy T. Roundtree and husband Lynn, of Durham; and four grandchildren, Roy Tesh, Scott Tesh, Brittany Harris, and Alex Harris.
The service to celebrate Mr. Tesh’s life will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, April 19, 2008 at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church with Rev. Jimmy Owens presiding.
Interment, with Masonic Rites, will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may visit with the family in the church fellowship hall immediately following the graveside rites.
The family asks that memorials be directed to either the Chatham County Council on Aging, 365 Highway 87 North, Pittsboro, NC 27312; or to Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, 269 Manns Chapel Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312.
Online condolences to www.griffinfuneral.com, Select Obituaries.
Arrangements are under the care of Griffin Funeral Service, 396 West Street, Pittsboro, NC 27312.