Mark Herndon: Wes Agee Of Charlie's BBQ & Bakery Is Much Missed

Sunday, April 18, 2021 - by Mark Herndon

Our hearts are heavy for Elizabeth St. Clair and family with the passing of Wes Agee, co-owners/partners of Charlie's BBQ & Bakery, providing great BBQ and bakery items on Main Street.

They also were big supporters of Chattanooga Live Music, allowing singers/songwriters to perform on the outdoor patio area.

In this photo taken March 20. 2020, Elizabeth and Wes greet customers with to go orders during the pandemic.

Much love to this family and the incredible value they added to Chattanooga. They have charitable hearts of LOVE.

Wes, you are already missed, Your fight was hard these last few months. You now know all the mysteries of our faith in Christ. RIP 4/17/2021."


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