CHARLES LEVIN, 88, of Valdosta died Wednesday, June 21, 2006 at his home. He was born on November 27, 1917 in Wilmington, North Carolina to the late Abe and Nettie Simon Levin and was raised in Ray City and Nashville. Mr. Levin was a former resident and merchant for fifty years in Jasper, Florida before moving to Valdosta seventeen years ago. He attended the University of Georgia, a charter member of the Florida Sheriffs Boys Ranch, an avid golfer and member of the Francis Lake Golf Association. Mr. Levin was a member of the Temple Israel where he had served on the Board.
Survivors include his wife, Sylvia Levin of Valdosta, two daughters and sons in law, Susan and Stephen Turner of Tallahassee, Fla., Brenda and Hal Kaplan of Winston-Salem, NC., six grandchildren, Shawn Turner of Los Angeles, CA., Serrin Turner of New York City, NY., Marisa Turner of New York City, NY., Brad Kaplan of Seattle, WA., Amy Kaplan of Atlanta and Mark Kaplan of Winston-Salem, NC., two great grandchildren, Riley Kaplan and Drew Kaplan both of Seattle, WA., one sister, Frieda Levin Estroff of Augusta and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Leon Levin and Morris Levin and one sister, Janet Schwartz.
Funeral services will be held at 1pm, Friday, June 23, 2006 in the chapel of Carson McLane Funeral Home with Rabbi Stanley Garfein officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday from 12:00 p.m. until service time. In lieu of flowers memorials may be to the Temple Israel, 511 Baytree Rd., Valdosta, GA, 31602. Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at www.mclanefuneralservices.com. Carson McLane Funeral Home.
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