We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Johnson Funeral Home
Mr. Garth “Charles” Gerrald, age 86, passed away at his residence Wednesday, June 15, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Charles was the husband of the late Irma Jean Gerrald and son of the late Benjamin Cleveland and Reba Perritt Gerrald. In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Gerrald is predeceased by one sister: Lois Smith; and two brothers: Smuriel Gerrald and Benjamin Worth Gerrald. Mr. Charles was a member of Pleasant Meadow Baptist Church. Within the churches in which he attended, he served as Deacon and Treasurer. He was retired from the US Air Force and also retired from Bendix. Mr. Charles was a very active man that loved to square dance, fish, and bowl. Mr. Gerrald is survived by his four daughters: Michele Kipp (Rick), Debra Canoy (Rick), Rebecca Burnett (Gil), and Patricia Seay (Kevin); eight grandchildren: Heather Kipp, Joshua Kipp, Tim Kipp, Allyssa Canoy, Caleb Canoy, Britney Gerrald, Brianna Seay, and Jonathan Seay; ten great grandchildren; and his five sisters: Helen Hardwick, Eleanor Harmon, Carolyn Bruce, Ruth Gerald, and Jeanette Hucks. A graveside service will be held 10:00 AM Monday, June 20, 2022 at Rehoboth United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Perry Jones officiating. The family will receive friends from 9:00 – 9:45 AM in the church sanctuary prior to the service and would love for you to come visit and share a memory about Mr. Charles.