Charles Wayne Greenlee

Published 9:00 am Thursday, February 17, 2022

Funeral service for Mr. Charles Wayne Greenlee will be 11 a.m., Friday, February 18, at Topeka Baptist Church with burial in Jayess Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m., Thursday, February 17, at Topeka and will resume at 10 a.m. on Friday before the service.

Mr. Greenlee, 70, passed from this life February 14, 2022. He was born March 1, 1951, to Johnny Greenlee and Margaret Hoggart Greenlee. He was a dispatcher at J.L. Barnett Trucking Company. Mr. Charles liked to do yard work and mowing grass. He enjoyed coaching both boys in baseball and loved watching his grandsons play baseball. He also enjoyed watching his granddaughter cheer. His favorite outdoor activity was fishing! He enjoyed vacationing in the mountains and helping others. He will be greatly missed by all who loved him.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Brian Greenlee and Barry Greenlee; his in-laws, Otha and Willie Fae Cothern; and nephews, Jason Greenlee and Brian Greenlee Jr. (Bubba).

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He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Pat Greenlee; sons, Kelly Greenlee (Dawn) and Kyle Greenlee (Amber); sisters, Carol Kepper (Hewitt) and Louise Taylor; five grandchildren, Logan Greenlee, Macey Greenlee, Blake Greenlee, Kade Greenlee and Colby Pittman. He is also survived by a host of brothers and sisters in law, nieces and nephews, and his dear friend J.L. Barnett (Poppa).

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