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1943 Charlie 2024

Charles Lee Counts

November 23, 1943 — April 16, 2024

Johnson City, TN

Charles Lee Counts, age 80, passed on Tuesday, April 16, 2024.  Charlie was owner of Charlie Counts Construction for many years.  He enjoyed restoring old cars and motorcycles as well as spending time with family. He had a special laugh and never met a stranger.  Charlie was preceded in death by his parents, Lee Edward and Margaret Virginia Vaught Counts; and brothers, Eddie Counts and R.L. Counts.

He is survived by two daughters, Dana Counts and Norma (Syl) Garza; siblings, Jennie Counts, Brenda Ketron, Jerry Wayne (Shawntella) Counts, Bill (Pam) Counts, Rocky (Angela) Counts, Ron (Tracey) Counts, and Michael Counts; two grandchildren, Jeremy Meade and Zachary (Shelley) Meade; great grandson, Cooper Meade; the mother of his daughter’s and life-time friend, Dianna Jackson; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2024, in Mountain View Methodist Church Cemetery with Pastor Joel Kirk officiating.  Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family of Charles Lee Counts is being cared for by Farris Funeral Service & Crematory, 427 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210, (276) 623-2700.

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Graveside Service

Friday, April 19, 2024

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Mountain View United Methodist Church Cemetery

20241 Green Spring Rd, Abingdon, VA 24211

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