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Aug. 15, 1936-June 12, 2018

Charles Brooks Marriner Sr., 81, Dudley, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at his home.

Born in Wayne County Aug. 15, 1936, he was the son of the late Louis Edward Marriner Sr. and Sarah Best Marriner.

Brooks was the owner and president of Metalcrafters of Goldsboro.

He was a member of the Goldsboro Masonic Lodge 634 and the Sudan Temple and founder of the Sudan Mini-Rigs.

Brooks was a lifetime member of the Goldsboro Jaycees and a member of the Goldsboro Elk’s Lodge 139 B.P.O.E.

Brooks was awarded the highest honor in the state, The Order of the Long Leaf Pine.

He was a veteran of the North Carolina National Guard.

A man of great faith, Brooks was a member of Dudley Christian Church.

A graveside service to celebrate Brooks’ life will be held Friday, June 15, 2018, at 11 a.m. from Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, with pastor Blane Smith officiating.

The family will receive friends following the service at the cemetery.

Brooks is survived by his wife of 59 years, JoAnn Eason Marriner; children, Charles “Chuck” Marriner Jr. and wife, Cristal, Steven Alan Marriner and wife, Matilda, and Ashley Brent Marriner and Jannah; and grandchildren, Brandy Marriner, Brett Marriner, Parker Marriner, Mason Marriner, Amelia Marriner, Ashley Marriner, Rylee Pate and Marshall Pate.

In addition to his parents, Brooks was preceded in death by a grandson, Christopher Brooks Marriner.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Shriner’s Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, Fla., 33607, or Dudley Christian Church, 212 O’Berry Road, Dudley, N.C., 28333.

Online condolences may be sent to www.seymourfuneralhome.com.


Published in Obituaries on June 14, 2018 8:05 AM