- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 02/17/12
Mr. Charles Otto “Chuck” Giebner of 591 Canterbury Drive, Halifax went to be with the Lord on Feb. 16, 2012. He was born in Indianapolis, Ind. on May 4, 1924 to the late Walter and Nelly Giebner. Mr. Giebner was a member of the First Baptist Church, South Boston. He served his country for 33 years in the U.S. Marines and was also a member of the American Legion-Post 8.
He is survived by his wife, Pauline W. “Polly” Giebner; eight children, Debbie Harris and husband Mike, New Castle, Sharon Benson and husband John, New Castle, Pauline Carroll “P.K.”, Fredrick, Md., Charles Giebner and wife Donna, Salem, Richard Giebner and wife Tina, New Castle, Carrie Faw, New Castle, Aimee Reese and husband Randy, Montgomery County, Zenda Collins and fiancé Eric Moses, Salem; six stepchildren, Bruce Gentry, Halifax, Paul Gentry, Halifax, Pamela Dunn and husband Bob, Jonesborough, Tenn., Marilyn East, Danville, James Jackins, Kentucky, Katie Huffman and husband Jeff, New Castle; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mr. Giebner will be held noon Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Powell Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Dave Anderson officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Ridge Cemetery where Military Rites will be performed.
The family will receive friends at Powell Funeral Home one hour prior to service.
In lieu of flowers consider the American Legion Honor Guard, Post 8, 1710 Jeffress Blvd, South Boston, VA 24592.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com.
Arrangements by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.