Rev. Charlie W. Span Sr. was born to the late Ollie & Mamie Wade Span Dec. 20, 1928 in Sylvester, Georgia along with several sisters & brothers. Some of them have gone on “Home” to be with the Lord before him. Rev. Charlie W. Span Sr. left this world on March 16, 2022 on a Wednesday.
Rev. Charlie Span Sr. became a minister in the early part of his life, serving & loving the Lord until his dying day. He leaves to cherish his memories, his beautiful wife of 70 ½ years of marriage Mrs. Ola Mae Smith Span of Albany, Georgia, & their surviving children: Charlie Span Jr. (Betty) Rev. Leon Span Sr. of Orange Park, Fl, Terry Span (Carrie), Keith Span, and one surviving daughter Ola Browley, also adopted son/nephew Michael Weston (Tab) of Jacksonville, Fl. He has two surviving sisters, Annie Williams and Ruthie Mae Peavy of Miami, Fl. One survining brother David Span Sr. of Slyvester, Ga. He had a host of grandchildren & great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, & many family members & friends, all who loved and respected him will mourn his death.
Funeral Service will be 12 Noon Saturday March 26, 2022 at Mt Herman Baptist Church 5527 Redpoll Ave Jacksonville, FL 32219. The visitation will be held in Mt Herman Church from 10 AM until the start of the Funeral Service. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery 4535 Main St Jacksonville, Florida 32206.
Arrangements are with Evergreen Funeral Home & Crematory (904) 353-3649.