Charles Allen Oliphant

April 25, 1955 ~ December 15, 2023 (age 68) 68 Years Old

Charles Oliphant Obituary

Charles Allen Oliphant, 68, of Burnsville, NC, joined his Lord in Glory on Friday, December 15, 2023 surrounded by loved ones in the warmth of his daughter's home in Farmland, IN. Charles was born in Winchester, IN, on April 25, 1955, a son of Phyllis Ann (Garringer) and the late Charles Franklin Oliphant. He was a 1973 graduate of Monroe Central High School and was formerly employed as a mechanic for Ardagh Group until his retirement. Charles was a member of West Burnsville Baptist Church, enjoyed hiking, fishing, riding his motorcycle, reading the Bible, listening to classic rock and gospel music, playing his guitar and watching the Colts and Pacers. He was a very humble, caring, giving, compassionate, loving, godly man, with a joyful spirit, who absolutely  cherished his time with family and friends whether that be around a campfire, playing card games or vacations to his home in North Carolina. Charles is survived by his mother Phyllis Oliphant, son Chad Oliphant, daughter Danielle Brainerd (husband Chris), 2 brothers; Tony Oliphant, Steve Oliphant (wife Kim), sister Joy Self, 8 grandchildren; Aasia Sampley (Ryan), Cypress Oliphant, Gavin Sampley (Leia), Saij Sampley (Keegan), Makaylah Brainerd, Zayne Sampley, Atticus Oliphant, Harper Brainerd, 3 great grandchildren; Lillian Rhoton, Jaxson Sampley, Seyler Sampley, daughter at heart; Sarah Yancey, former wife and mother of his children; Debbie Weaver, former life partner; Marcy Tarter and her children Matt, Brody, and Kelsey with whom he shared many happy years, dear friends; Vaughn Filby, Tim Cox, Danny Barron, Ron Lacy, several nieces, nephews, special friends in NC and at West Burnsville Baptist Church, and his precious pup Zoey. Charles was preceded in death by his father Charles Franklin Oliphant. A time of celebration will be held on Saturday, December 23, 2023 from 2-5 PM at the Farmland Cultural Center in Farmland, IN. A more formal celebration of life service will be held at a later date in NC. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the West Burnsville Baptist Church in Burnsville, NC. Arrangements have been entrusted to MJS Mortuaries - Farmland Chapel.

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