Charles Robert Osburn
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Charles Robert Osburn
  • November 11, 1931 - January 19, 2017
  • Hurricane, West Virginia

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Charles Robert “Bob” Osburn Sr., 85, of Hurricane, WV, died Thursday, January 19, 2017 in the Hubbard Hospice House of Charleston. Bob was born November 11, 1931, in Huntington. A son of the late Jack and Pearl Thompson Osburn. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a son, Charles Robert “Bob” Osburn Jr. and a brother, Jack Osburn. He was a proud member of the Pioneer Ham Radio Association; C &P Telephone Pioneers; A retired telephone company manager and appreciated beautiful women. He also danced on the Saturday Night Jamboree and was very musically inclined; sang with the Vinson Memorial Church choir. Bob is survived by two daughters, Kathy Jenkins Wise of Okeechobee, FL, Donna Osburn of South Charleston, WV and a son, Stephen and his wife Brandi Osburn of Culloden, WV. A daughter-in-law, Debbie Osburn of Huntington. Seven grandchildren, Rebecca and Savanna Osburn, Jessica and Daniel Jenkins, Nic and Gabrielle Osburn , and Baeley Blake. Four great-grandchildren; Daniel Gethen and Colton Levi Jenkins, as well as Kassidy Wallace and Darren LaHoda. A Celebration of Life will be held privately Saturday, January 28, 2017. Klingel- Carpenter Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. It is suggested memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Charleston, WV.