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Charles Faulk, Jr.

July 7, 1985 ~ October 30, 2019 (age 34)


A Homegoing Celebration for Mr. Charles Faulk, Jr., formerly of Tampa, Florida who passed away in North Carolina on Tuesday, October 30, 2019 will be held on Saturday, November 9th, 2:00 p.m. at Aikens Funeral Home, 2708 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Minister Clarence E. Hammonds, eulogist officiating. The interment will be held in Orange Hill Cemetery. Charles Dewayne Faulk, Jr., better known as “C-Jay”, was born on July 7, 1985 at his grandmother’s home in Tampa, Florida to Charles Dewayne Faulk, Sr., and Fatima Faulk. He attended Lovejoy High School in Lovejoy, Georgia, where he became a forever friend and brother to many fellow students and staff. He worked for the Walmart Distribution Center in Fayetteville, NC, where he quickly became a beloved friend to many co-workers and managers. Charles was an inspiration to many and an absolute joy to have in your presence. He was a loyal and devoted friend, a supportive and loving brother, a respectful and caring son, and an awesome godfather to Skylar Lewis. Charles aspired to become a famous musician, he was a member of the music group, Diverse Ego, where he displayed some of his remarkable talents as a songwriter and rapper. At 34 years of age, Charles was expecting his first child on November 25, 2019. Charles and Stephanie chose the name “Chase DreQuan Faulk” for their son. Our family looks forward to meeting Chase and teaching him about his father and how loved he was by his remarkable dad. Charles had a way of putting everyone’s mood at ease. He was the sunshine on a rainy day and the shiniest star on the darkest night. He is very lovingly missed and will forever be in our minds and hearts. Charles was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Jennings Seay (Charlie) and paternal grandmother, Mrs. Betty Dorothy Faulk. He leaves to cherish his memories with, his mother and father, Mrs. Fatima Faulk and Mr. Charles Faulk, Sr.; his sisters, Mrs. Nicole Grier (Christian) and Ms. Alexis Faulk; his brothers, Mr. John Seay, Mr. Marquis Faulk, and Mr. Michael Faulk, Sr. (Gabrielle); his nieces, Chloe Grier, Skylar Faulk, and Linden Faulk; his nephews, Dailan Dismuke, Jeremiah Dismuke, Daniel Dismuke (belated), Kayden Dismuke, Jayden Faulk, Lorenzo Faulk, Damien LeMaster, and Michael Faulk, Jr.; his beloved girlfriend, Stephanie Edwards; his unborn son, “Chase Faulk”; aunts and uncles, Ms. Sherna Rich, Ms. Lori Bethel, Mr. Alan McCloud, Ms. Kahdijah Seay, Mr. Jeff Faulk (Vanessa), and Ms. Yvette Faulk; great aunts and great uncles, Mr. Edward Jennings, Sr. (Betty), Mrs. Barbara Jennings Murphy, Mrs. Gloria Jennings Blount (Robert), Mr. John Faulk, Mrs. Renette Williams (Roy, Sr.) and Mrs. Lula Fletcher; and a host of other devoted family, friends, cousins, and co-workers.  The visitation will be held at Aikens Funeral Home on Friday, November 8th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. The family and friends are asked to meet at the chapel on Saturday for the service.

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November 8, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aikens Funeral Home Chapel
2708 E Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd
Tampa, Florida 33610

Funeral Service
November 9, 2019

2:00 PM
Aikens Funeral Home Chapel
2708 E Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd
Tampa, Florida 33610

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