Charles Edward Machir
Charles Edward Machir
  • October 21, 1941 - July 9, 2017
  • Nitro, West Virginia

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Charles “Ed” Edward Machir Jr., 75, of Nitro passed away July 9, 2017 at home after a brief illness.

Ed retired from Thomas Memorial Hospital with 30 years service. Member of the East Nitro United Baptist Church. Ed enjoyed camping, hunting, and fishing. He also enjoyed watching NASCAR.

He was preceded in death by parents, Charles and Leona Rickard Machir; father and mother-in-law, Forest and Mae Lanham; brother, Don Machir; and brother-in-law, Dale Lanham.

Left to cherish his memory are loving wife of 53 years, Carolyn Lanham Machir of Nitro; daughter, Beverly Machir of Nitro; sister, Chloris McQuaid (Luzon) of Pomeroy, Ohio; brothers, David Machir (Mary) of Point Pleasant, and Dale Machir (Jennifer) of Loveland, Ohio; sisters-in-law, Cindy Machir of Brookfield, Connecticut, and Brenda Lanham of Nitro; several cousins, nieces, and nephews; and a host of friends.

Service will be 1:00pm Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at Tyler Mountain Funeral Home, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, WV 25313 with Pastor Jeff Byrd officiating. Entombment will follow in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens.

It was Ed’s request that no viewing take place.

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