Source:30 August 2005 Daily Southerner newspaper, Tarboro, NC
CHARLES E. EXUM SR. Charles Edward Exum Sr., 63, of Tarboro, died Sunday, Aug. 28, 2005. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Salem Chapel Baptist Church with the Rev. Jonah Walston officiating. Burial will follow in the Gardens of Gethsemane in Rocky Mount.
Exum is survived by his wife, Rosa Exum; three sons, Charles Exum of Mitchellville, Md., Allan Exum of Littleton and Carlos Exum of Tarboro; two brothers, John Exum of Islip, N.Y., and Raymond Exum of Lawrence; six sisters, Idonia Dawson of Union, N.J., Delzora Holley of Irvington, N.J., Rita Mae Exum of Princeville, Maude Cherry of Rocky Mount, Gladys Huggins of Brown Summitt and Evelyn Graves of Gibsonville; and five grandchildren. A wake will be held from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Open Gate Church of Faith in Bethel.
Funeral arrangements are made by Hemby-Willoughby Mortuary, Tarboro.