In Memory of




Obituary for Charles Edward Marlow

Charles Edward Marlow, 94, of Berea, formerly of Pikeville, KY., went home to the LORD Saturday, December 3rd, 2022.

He was the son of the late Reba Kate (Lowe) and Ned Marlow. Born March 12, 1928, in Alva. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years (Theda Johnson Marlow), 2 sisters, Edna Helen Marlow (stillborn) and Charlene Osgood, and 3 great grandchildren.

He is survived by his brother Harold Marlow (Ada) of Okeechobee, FL, sister Charlotte Teague (Earl) of Hamilton, OH, his son James (Debbie), and daughters Carolyn Turner (Ray), Linda Daniels (Larry), and Rose McCoin (Jeff), 8 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren.

He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard, attended Cumberland College (University of the Cumberlands) and graduated from Transylvania University. He retired from the Social Security Administration. He was a charter member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Pikeville, KY. At the time of death, he was a member of Crestwood Baptist Church in Frankfort, KY.

He had served as a deacon, song leader, and Sunday School teacher for many years at Immanuel Baptist.

Visitation will be Saturday December 10th, 9AM for family at 10AM - 1PM for the public at Thacker Memorial Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 1PM, with interment in the Annie E. Young Cemetery in Pikeville, KY.

In lieu of flowers, please donate Gideon Bibles in his name

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Thacker Memorial Funeral Home, Pikeville, KY.