Charles Kenneth Sansom formerly of Wayne

Charles Kenneth Sansom, 77, of Dallas, NC, formerly of Wayne, WV, passed away at his daughter’s home on Wednesday, October 10, 2012. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Sunday, October 14, 2012 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV, with Brother Sam Preston officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery at Wayne. He was born May 26, 1935 at Wayne, a son of the late Pearley Walker and Libby Faye Cyrus Sansom. Charles was a retired industrial mechanic for Inco Alloys after 32 years of service and a U.S. Navy Veteran. He was also a Prophecy Preacher and Interpreter. Also preceding him in death were an infant daughter, Mary Beth Sansom; a sister, Lois Sansom Preston and husband, Alwin; a brother, Millard Sansom and wife, Kathleen. Survivors include his loving wife of 50 years, Glenna June Racer Sansom; a daughter, Kimberly Artemyev and husband, Maksym of Dallas, NC; three sons, Charles Eric Sansom of Huntington, WV, Mark Christopher Sansom and wife, Terry of Fresno, CA, Glendon Patrick Sansom of Wayne, WV; three grandchildren, Emily Christina Artemyev, Alexander Christopher Artemyev, and Matthew Nicholas Sansom; a nephew, Samuel Taylor Preston of Wayne, WV; and a special caregiver, Luisa Alvarez. The family would like to thank all the workers of Gaston Hospice for their loving care. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Morris Funeral Home.