Charles E. Vining ( RICHMOND HILL, Ga.)

RICHMOND HILL, Ga. - Charles (Chuck) Edward Vining, 53, went home to be with the Lord April 10, 2011 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Chuck lived most of his life in the Augusta area and the past three years in Richmond Hill. He is a Veteran of the U.S. Navy, an accomplished musician, and a member of the Richmond Hill First Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father Jon Wayne Vining; two brothers Jon Evans Vining and Dan Vining. He is survived by his wife Pam Vining of Richmond Hill; a son Michael Vining of Hephzibah; step-daughter Whitney Brown of Richmond Hill; Mother Shirley Vining of Richmond Hill; two sisters Nancy Jones (James) of Hephzibah, Vera Anderson (Charlie) of Washington; one brother David Vining (Traci) of Augusta; grandson Ozzy Bragg of Nebraska ; an aunt Frankie Yawn of Richmond Hill; mother-in-law Gloria Saxon of Richmond Hill; a special brother James Wiggins of Texas; several nieces, nephews and his beloved pet Rebel also survive. Visitation will be held Tuesday April 12, 2011 from 6-8pm at Carter Funeral Home Bryan Chapel. Funeral service will be Wednesday April 13, 2011 at 11:00am at Carter Funeral Home Bryan Chapel burial will follow at Richmond Hill First Baptist Church Cemetery with military honors. In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to the Richmond Hill First Baptist Church P.O. Box 1390 Richmond Hill Ga. 31324. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-April 12, 2011