Charles W. Haygood, 77, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a extended illness. A U. S. Army veteran, he enlisted in 1960 and served in the Vietnam War. He was stationed numerous times in Korea and Vietnam. After 22 years of service he retired as a Sergeant First Class (E-7). He was a wonderful brother, step-father and friend; he was good to everyone and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn F. Haygood; parents, Ralph and Ruby Haygood; sister, Annie Mae Haygood; brothers, Laverne, James, Nolan Haygood; brother in law, Rupert Cartwright.
He is survived by his sister, Mildred Catherine Haygood Cartwright, Dawsonville; brother and sister in law, Donald and Ann Haygood, Alabama; sister in law, Carolyn Haygood, Dawsonville; several step-children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and other relatives.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, July 8, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Bearden Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike Owens officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
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Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA.