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Charles "Charlie" Walter Pake

October 27, 1959 ~ February 5, 2021 (age 61)

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Charles “Charlie” Walter Pake, 61, of Emerald Isle, passed away on Friday, February 5, 2021 at Carteret Health Care of Morehead City.

Charlie was the owner and operator of Pake Enterprises & AAMCO of Jacksonville.  He was a member of the Emerald Isle Baptist Church. He also was a 1981 graduate of UNC Wilmington with a degree in Biology.  Charlie was an avid photographer, surfer, boater, and world traveler.  He loved his family and planned many adventures with them throughout the years. He never met a stranger and left everyone he met with a smile.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday at Emerald Isle Baptist Church with Pastor Freddie Braswell officiating.  Burial will take place at 2:30 PM on Wednesday at Carteret Memorial Gardens in Beaufort. The service will also be live streamed at www.emeraldislebaptist.com or the Facebook page for Emerald Isle Baptist Church.  Due to Covid-19, masks and social distancing will be required.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Dorla Gurganus Pake of Emerald Isle; son, Chase Hilton Pake of Morehead City; daughter, Madison Kyle Pake of Emerald Isle; mother, Mary Lee Pake of Smyrna; brother, Patrick Pake of Morehead City; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great newphews.

He was preceded in death by his dad, Charles Lester Pake Jr.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Tuesday at Noe-Brooks Funeral Home of Morehead City.

Flowers are welcome or donations may be sent to the ALS Foundation (alsfoundation.org) or Fishin’ For a Cure (www.fishinforacure.com) 

Condolences and life tributes may be sent to the family at www.noebrooks.net

Arrangements by Noe-Brooks Funeral Home, Morehead City, NC.

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February 9, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Noe-Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory
201 Professional Circle
Morehead City, NC 28557

Funeral Service
February 10, 2021

11:00 AM
Emerald Isle Baptist Church
304 Emerald Plantation Rd.
Emerald Isle, NC 28594

Graveside Service
February 10, 2021

2:30 PM
Carteret Memorial Gardens, Beaufort

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