- November 17, 1930 - January 22, 2013
- Rossville, Georgia
of Leroy's Passing
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“It`s been 2 years and I still MISS YOU like it was yesterday......I know where you are and what was in your heart when you crossed over to HEAVEN ....Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Pam Ball - Rossville , GA
“I MISS YOU SO MUCH ... YOUR BIRTHDAY WILL BE HERE SOON (NOV 17) AND IT SEEMS LIKE FOREVER SINCE YOU WENT AWAY BUT YOU ARE ALWAYS IN MY HEART & ON MY...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Pam Ball - ROSSVILLE, GA
“TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN ...AS THE LAST WEEKS HAVE PASSED I HAVE REALLY THOUGHT BEFORE I HAVE POSTED MY THOUGHTS & REMARKS ABOUT " MY DAD " ( LEROY ...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Pam Ball - ROSSVILLE, GA
“My Pawpaw was a great man. I'm glad he is at peace, not suffering any longer. and to whom it may concern, Vickie and Velda were on the obituary. We...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Katie Fowler - Rossville, GA
“My Heart breaks for all of you during this time in you lives...Velda, Vickie, Byron, Joey, and Amanda.....and his Great Grandchildren..........May...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Diana Tanner - Fort Payne, AL
“Eloquently penned words for public display do not necessarily ring the truth in it's entirety.
To Aunt Grace and Uncle Martin, to Aunt Jean and...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Velda Kilgore - Chattanooga, TN
“To the Daughters of LeRoy & Edena (First Wife) Castleberry, Vickie & Velda. May the fond memories of your dad be forever etched in your mind and I...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Ricky Little - AL
“Vickie and Velda and Joey, im so sorry for your loss!!!! the loss of your daddy has to be a terrible loss!! may god feel your hearts with sweet...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Donny Couch - AL
“So Sorry for your loss Vickie, Velda, & Joey!!! Love you all! Praying for you:) May God give you Peace & Comfort!
10 of 15 | Posted by: Shellye Talkington - Dalton, GA
“Vickie, Velda & family. So very sorry for your loss.....heartfelt prayers sent to you during your time of sorrow.
11 of 15 | Posted by: Melody Dimitrious - Woodstock, GA
“Vickie, Velda you and your children and grandchildren are in my thoughts and prayers. I'm so sorry for your loss.
12 of 15 | Posted by: Becky Smith - Henagar, AL
“To Ms. Helen and family, we are sorry to hear about your loss. We know how much Chuck meant to you all. He loved that little Courtney so much! I...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Daniel and Brandi Roden - GA
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14 of 15 | Posted by: Staci Pell Pope - Ider, AL
“To Velda, Vickie & George, Byron, Joey and Amanda & family
Sorry for your loss. We love you and are thinking of you.
15 of 15 | Posted by: Dia Perry & Lorie Thompson - GA
Leroy "Chuck" Castleberry, 82, of Rossville, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, January 22, 2013. He had lived in the North Georgia area for most of his life and was of the Baptist faith. He was an Army Veteran having served during the Korean Conflict and retired from the Tennessee American Water Company in 1986 after more than 35 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, camping, riding motorcycles and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was a loving and devoted Dad and Pawpaw who will be greatly missed by all that knew him. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence & Lucy Castleberry and brother, Glen Castleberry.
Survivors include his loving companion of 45 years, Helen Helton of Rossville, GA; daughters & sons-in-law, Patricia & (Larry) Parton of Chickamauga, GA and Pam & (Gary) Ball of Rossville, GA; two sisters & brothers-in-law, Grace & (Martin) Shrader of Trenton, GA and Jean & (Charles) Stone of Boynton, GA; brother & sister-in-law, Bill & (Betty) Castleberry of Rising Fawn, GA; three grandchildren, Tara & (Daniel) Byer, Amy Ball and Jason & (Jenny) Parton; three great grandchildren, Katie Fowler, Courtney Parton and Jacob Byer; from first family, Velda Kilgore of Chattanooga, TN, Vickie & (George) Hogan of Dayton, FL, Joy McAdams of Ider, AL; grandson, Byron Kilgore; granddaughter, Amanda McAdams Harl; great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, January 28, 2013 in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel. Burial will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery. The family will begin receiving friends after 6 p.m. Saturday, all day Sunday and prior to the service on Monday at the funeral home. The family would like to express a special thanks to Donna Alexander, Billie Jean Hunter, Rosie Neal, Julie Williams, Matt Brown, Emily Dunn, Kathleen Forrester and Michelle Wycuff and Hospice for their care and compassion for Mr. Castleberry. Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe, GA. Online guestbook at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com