Charles Arnold “Charlie” Farrow, Jr. 50, a lifelong resident of Ooltewah, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 8, 2018, at his home.
He was born in Chattanooga on June 9, 1968.
Charlie was a 1987 graduate of Ooltewah High School and was employed with Miller Industries for 20 years.
His grandparents, Dub and Grace Lee and Oscar and Katherine Farrow preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Christy Farrow; daughter, Emily Ann Farrow; son, Ethan Farrow; mother, Kaye Jordan; father, Charles A. Farrow, Sr., all of Ooltewah; mother and father-in-law, Margaret and Earl Keeler; brother and sister-in-law, James and Ashley Keeler, all of Jasper; special friend since fifth grade, Billy Fairbanks (they were always there for each other) of Ooltewah; niece, Jayleigh Keeler; and nephews, Carson Keeler and Garrison Keeler, all of Jasper.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Sept. 13, at 12 p.m. in the Valley View Chapel with Reverend Clay Lynch officiating. Interment will follow at New McDonald Cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Sept. 12, from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m.–12 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org.
Arrangements are by the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, Tn. 37421.
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