Charlene Thurman Peede, 69, of Kinston passed away Monday, July 15, 2019 at Vidant Medical Center. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. Charlene worked at UNC Lenoir Healthcare for 45 years and served in the Cheer Corner and was awarded Nurse of the Year. Charlene was a member of Tanglewood Church of God where she served as a youth leader. She is preceded in death by her parents James and Ruth Thurman.
Charlene is survived by her husband Wayne Peede, daughter Anne Britt and husband Joe, son Wayne Peede, II and wife Caroline, grandchildren Adra Britt, Leah Britt and Christian Peede, brothers James Thurman and wife Margie, David Thurman and wife Micki and Glenn Thurman and wife Beth and special friends Lucille Hooker and Catherine Jarman and cousins Bill and Shelia Olsen.
Funeral service will be held at Tanglewood Church of God, Thursday July 18, 2019 at 6:30pm with Pastor Allen Stocks, Pastor David Thurman and Pastor Matt Hart officiating. Visitation will follow the funeral service. Graveside service will be held at Westview Cemetery, Friday July 19, 2019 at 11:00am.