The Union Recorder

November 8, 2012

Charles E. Lundy Sr.


The Union-Recorder

GRAY —  

Charles E. Lundy, Sr., 68, passed away Sunday in Gray.

Services were held Wednesday November 7, 2012 in Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Burial was in the church cemetery. The Rev. Jeff Slaughter, Dr. Ron McClung and Rev. Dwayne Bedingfield will officiate.               

Mr. Lundy was born in Philadelphia, Mississippi, the son of the late Robert E. “Bobby” Lundy. He graduated High School at Philadelphia High, earn his BS at University of Southern Mississippi, his M.Ed at University of Western Carolina and completed Post Graduate work at GA State University, The University of Georgia and Nova University. He began his teaching career in 1967 in Cherokee County and became a Principal before he was 30 years old. From 1973 to 1980 Mr. Lundy was the Principal of Hazel Grove Elementary School. In 1980 he moved to Twiggs County as Principal of Twiggs County High School and retired as Facilities Director of the Twiggs County Board of Education in 2003. He was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon and was a long time Sunday School Teacher.

Survivors include his Wife, Barbara Kilpatrick Lundy. Sons, Charles E. “Chip” (Amy) Lundy, Jr., Jon Patrick (Fonda) Lundy, and Aubrey Joshua “Josh” (Aimee) Lundy. His Mother, Ethel S. Lundy. Brothers, Bobby Joe (Jackie) Lundy and William Harold ‘Bill” (Connie) Lundy. Grandchildren, Charles E. “ChasE” Lundy, III, Avery John Lundy, Hannah Leigh Lundy, Sarah Grace Lundy, Grayson Wyatt Lundy, and Bennett Reece Lundy. Seven nieces and six nephews, and a host of great nieces and nephews.

The family received friends from 6 to 8 Tuesday in Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Hwy 358, Danville.

Flowers are appreciated or donations may be made to the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Youth Fund.

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Reece Funeral Home in Jeffersonville had charge of arrangements.