Cherryville - Mr. Charles Benison "Ben" Philbeck, 67, of 3339 Sorrells Baxter Road, passed away on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at his residence.
Ben was born in Cleveland County, NC on May 18, 1950, a son of the late Charles Hezekiah Philbeck and Pauline Phillips Philbeck. He was retired from the textile industry.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Geneva Moore.
Survivors include his brother, Ronnie Philbeck and wife, Carolyn and three sisters, Barbara Cole of Lincolnton; Margie Ware of Kings Mountain and Kathy Sanford and husband Jerry of Laurinburg. Also surviving are a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be on Sunday, December 17, 2017 from 1:45 to 2:45PM at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service and at other times the family will be at the home.
Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 3:00PM at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service Chapel with the Rev. Ken Gibson officiating.
Burial will be at Polkville United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Lincoln County, 900 Dontia Drive, Lincolnton, NC 28092 or to the American Heart Association, 128 S Tryon St. #1588, Charlotte, NC 28202.
Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family of Mr. Philbeck.