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Charles E. Purnell

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“To The Purnell Family, "WHILE word fail to capture the pain of losing a love one ,We look forward to the time when words will fail to capture the joy...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: DORA ANDERSON - Miami, FL

“So sorry to hear about Charles. Thoughts and Prayers to the family. He was a great friend during my time in working with him in Ocean City. He always...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Mike and Michealle Barton - NC

“We were so very saddened to learn of Charles "Koolies" passing. We both have only fond memories of a very special classmate. He was so liked many...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Kirk Burbage and Pam (Ruark) Hamilton - MD

“I was very sorry to hear about our classmates passing. One thing I understood about Charles is that he was a great man of faith. I would say to him,...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Kurt Bailey - Virginia Beach, VA

“To The Familythe Banks family would like to let you know that ours hearts go out to you today in the lost of your love one. We are praying that God...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Sorry to hear of the lost of your love one . I know he will be missed but God never makes a mistake , trust him. Love Eddie / Lois Waples ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Shawnielle, CJ and Erica,I am saddened by the loss of your father. I have had many talks with your father over the years, and one thing that I will...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Renee Reid - Salisbury, MD

“To the family so sorry to hear of my cousin passing always had a big smile & a big hug for me when ever I seen him Roxie Harmon-- Wise ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Both my mom and I are going to miss a great man! Your kindness will be missed! Sincere condolences to your family. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Pamela & Helena Henson - MD

“My heart felt sympathy goes out to the family. I know Charles will be deeply missed. He was one of my classmates and grew up together in Newark. God...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Alice Gould - Omaha, NE - friend

“Mr. Cooley... You were a great friend to our family... Especially my dad... You will be truly missed!!! Kim Purnell ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Uncle Kool you will forever be missed. That big beautiful smile you always greeted us with when you saw us and the hug was as long as the day. Always...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Carla Sterling - Burlington, NJ

“I'll be missing you forever in my heart.Love Helen ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Helen Sappleton - Tobyhanna, PA

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Charles was born on July 16, 1955 and passed away on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

Charles was a resident of Berlin, Maryland at the time of passing.

The funeral service will begin at 11 AM. Interment will follow at Calvary United Methodist Church Cemetery, Newark.