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Charles "Charlie" A. Wriston

1975 - 2021

Scarbro, WV


Charles “Charlie” Alfred Wriston was born on June 6, 1975 in Warren, Michigan to his parents Charles H. “Herby” and Linda Faye (Chisholm) Wriston.  He went to be with the Lord on July 12, 2021 in Oak Hill, West Virginia at the age of 46.

Charlie is preceded in death by his father Charles H. “Herby” Wriston.  He leaves behind to cherish his memory his mother Linda Faye Wriston; brother Michael (Liz) Wriston, sister Stephanie (Frank) Gilkerson, brother Robert (Andrea) Wriston, brother Joseph “Joey” Wriston, brother C.J. Wriston; and many extended family and friends who will miss him dearly.

Charlie was an artistic soul who enjoyed painting and drawing.  He spent his time working with his hands doing carpentry work and fixing things. 

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, July 15, 2021, 6 pm at the Mossy Living Word Church with Pastor Paul Basham officiating.  Words of comfort may be offered to the family by visiting

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Kathy Hicks

July 17, 2021 8:53 PM

I have some good memories and some really funny ones to....gone to soon......gonna miss you *Einstein*   Love you .....❤️

Stephanie gilkerson

July 16, 2021 10:46 PM

My brother had his moments but I knew him when he was the kindest soul hes gonna be missed 


July 15, 2021 7:53 PM

I have many good memories of me and Charlie I will always have a big piece of my heart for him I love you Charlie forever and always ❤ Rip 

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