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Charles Fred Middleton

Posted on December 29, 2020


Charles Fred Middleton, 86, went to his heavenly home on Friday, Dec. 25, 2020.

A graveside service was held at Trinity Episcopal Cemetery in Scotland Neck. A memorial service is planned for the coming summer.

Charles was a loving and devoted husband, father, brother and grandfather. He was born in Daytona Beach, Florida, but spent the majority of his life in North Carolina. He faithfully served as a Southern Baptist pastor for more than 50 years. He will be remembered for his love of God, a heart for ministry, sacrificial giving to others, a love for good food, and a wonderful sense of humor.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Mildred Mizell Middleton.

Charles is survived by his daughters, Freda M. Tricarico and husband, Dan, of Thomasville, Malene M. Georgeson and husband, Chris, of Bay City, Texas, and Penny M. Hill and husband, Clay, of Rolesville; his sister, Beatrice Coker of Marietta, Georgia; and his sister-in-law, Brenda Anderson of Rocky Mount. He was lovingly known as Pop-Pop to his five grandchildren, Toni Tricarico, Andrew Georgeson, Miranda Georgeson, Scott Hill and wife Michelle, and Amanda Hill. Charles also leaves behind three great-grandchildren, Jacee Hamright, Lucas Hill, and Colin Hill.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made directly to the Maple Springs Baptist Church, 1938 Highway 56 E., Louisburg, NC 27549 or online by visiting then type Charles Middleton.

Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck is handling the arrangements for the Middleton family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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