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Charles Ellsworth Waltman, Jr.

October 10, 1932 — May 5, 2022

Charles Ellsworth Waltman, Jr.

Charles Ellsworth Waltman, Jr. of South Boston, VA passed away May 5, 2022.  He was born in Person County, NC on October 10, 1932 and was 89 years of age. He was the son of the late Charles E. Waltman, Sr and the late Virginia Hood Waltman Loftis. He was married to Carolyn Thomason Waltman.


He was a member of Southside Baptist Church where he was a Deacon, Trustee, and Sunday School teacher. Charles also served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.


Charles E. Waltman, Jr. is survived by:

His Wife of 64 years

Carolyn T. Waltman of South Boston

His Children

Sandra Carolyn Waltman (Nathan) of Mebane, NC

Charles Dean Waltman (Katherine) of Vernon Hill

David Thomas Waltman (Carrie) of Chesterfield

Six Grandchildren

Ashley Hensley (Adam), Chad Waltman, Brad Waltman, Jacob Waltman, Hunter Waltman, and Ann Magee Waltman

Three Great Grandchildren

Caden, Eli, and Ella Hensley


Mary E. Yearty (Joseph) of Scottsburg

Royie Waltman (Edie) of Wilmington, NC


***Proceeded in Death by***


Kathryne King, Virginia Hackney, Sherman Waltman and Elmer Waltman


A memorial service will be held Monday, May 9, 2022 at 2:00 at Southside Baptist Church with the Rev. Don Bryant officiating.


The family will receive friends Monday immediately following the service in the church fellowship hall and other times at 121 White Oak Dr., South Boston, VA.


For memorials, please consider Southside Baptist Church, 2140 Alphonse Dairy Rd, South Boston, VA 24592.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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