Charles McKay Jr, 66, of Beaufort, passed away on Friday, December 25, 2020 at his home.
Charles was born in Morehead City, on September 28, 1954. He graduated from East Carteret High School and attended Chowan College. He owned McKay Electric for many years, retiring from Carteret County as a building inspector.
At a young age he became a dedicated gun enthusiast and throughout his life he was an avid gun and ammunition collector. He loved his family and the excitement at Christmas. What a blessing that the Lord welcomed him home on Christmas Day.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, January 4, 2021 at Carteret Memorial Gardens in Beaufort with Pastor David Bruce officiating.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Peggy McKay of Beaufort; daughter, Cara Salter and husband, Jason of Beaufort; two granddaughters, Savannah and Sarah; mother, Barbara McKay of North Port, FL; sister, Barbara Jean Sears and husband, Michael of North Port, FL.
He was preceded in death by his father, Charles E. McKay Sr.; maternal grandparents, Walter and Julia Goodwin; paternal grandparents, William Thomas and Rosa McKay.
Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 119 Bunch Rd. Beaufort, NC 28516.
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Arrangements by Noe Funeral Service, Inc. of Beaufort, NC.
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