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In Memory of

Charles Raymond Walsh

May 5, 1939 - May 9, 2017

Obituary


Charles R Walsh (Charlie) age 78 of Alpharetta, GA passed away May 9, 2017 after extended illness. Mr. Walsh was born in Hampton, SC on May 5, 1939. He was the son of the late Raymond C. Walsh and Verna D. Walsh. He graduated from Wade Hampton HS in 1957, moved to Charleston SC and began a position with Charleston Paper Mill in data processing. In 1969 he moved to Atlanta to pursue a career with data processing. In 1983 he went to work for Railcar Management Inc. where he worked until he retired in...

Charles R Walsh (Charlie) age 78 of Alpharetta, GA passed away May 9, 2017 after extended illness. Mr. Walsh was born in Hampton, SC on May 5, 1939. He was the son of the late Raymond C. Walsh and Verna D. Walsh. He graduated from Wade Hampton HS in 1957, moved to Charleston SC and began a position with Charleston Paper Mill in data processing. In 1969 he moved to Atlanta to pursue a career with data processing. In 1983 he went to work for Railcar Management Inc. where he worked until he retired in 2008. He was a member of Atlanta Street Baptist Church. He loved listening to the exceptional music that the choir and various talented members offered each week. His greatest delight was firing up his grill and cooking Charlie-Q for family members and friends on the mountain.

Charlie is survived by his wife of 32 years, Helen, daughters Sarah (Tennille), Lisa, and stepdaughter, Sonya Conn (Robert), grandson Austin Smith (Kayla) granddaughter, Brooklyn, great grandsons, Liam and Rhett. Brother, Arnold Walsh of Brooklet, GA and sister, Jean Padgett of Varnville, SC.

The family will receive visitors from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, The Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 pm. The service will be conducted by Pastor Jamie Caldwell, Roswell Funeral home, 950 Mansell Road, Roswell, GA.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Atlanta Street Baptist Church, Building Fund, Children's Center, 340 S. Atlanta Street, Roswell, GA 30075.