Glenn Overton Credle Sr.

April 27, 1943 - September 30, 2018
Glenn Overton Credle Sr.

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Glenn Overton Credle, Sr.
Glenn Overton Credle, Sr. age 75, a resident of 6280 Kelly Road, Bath, NC died Sunday, September 30, 2018.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday October 3, 2018 at St. Clair's Church of Christ in Bath. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 PM, Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Washington Assembly of God in Washington.
Mr. Credle was born on April 27, 1943 in Beaufort County the son of the late Willie Arthur Credle and Martha Overton Credle. He graduated from Bath High School and then attended Roanoke Bible College in Elizabeth City, NC. After college he worked as a fireman for the town of Elizabeth City where he met his wife Frances Burnham Credle who preceded him in death. He and Frances moved to Bath where he then took a job with Texas Gulf now known as PCS Phosphate until leaving to do commercial fishing and later becoming the owner of North Creek Marina in Bath, NC. Mr. Credle enjoyed decoy carving, wooden boats, all outdoors activities including hunting and fishing, genealogy, maritime history and antique cars.
He is survived by two sons: Glenn Overton Credle, Jr. and wife Jessica of Bath, NC; Ellis William Bright and wife Wendy of Greenville, NC; a daughter: Kristen Beverly Owens of Ayden, NC; a sister: Vivian Dwyer and four grandchildren: Heather Nicole Baker, Brianna Bright, Spencer Beverly and Sydnie Credle. Along with his wife Frances he was preceded in death by a sister: Linda Cleary Lueck and brother: Gene Arthur Credle.
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Joseph B. Paul, Jr. Funeral Director Licensee of Washington is serving the Credle family.
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Funeral Service

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
11:00 AM

St. Clairs Church of Christ - Directions
9814 NC Hwy 99 S
Bath, NC 27808

Visiting Hours

Washington Assembly of God - Directions
2029 West 5th Street, Washington, NC 27889
  • Tuesday, October 2, 2018
  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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  • October 06, 2018
    Leck Lawrence III says:
    We are so sorry for your loss, Mr. Credle watched over my boat and me for many years at North many happy memories. He must be telling Tarpon stories in heaven today

  • October 03, 2018
    Dianne Rucienski says:
    You are at peace now, no more sickness, no pain. I know one of your buddies who is missing you but will have precious memories of your visits together that time can't take away. Thank you for always being so kind to me. Love & prayers, Gary & Dianne Rucienski

  • October 03, 2018
    ruth johnson says:
    we will miss hem he was a good guy love you guys

  • October 02, 2018
    Brenda Selby says:
    Rest In Peace Glenn. I know you are in heaven with all your other Fishers of Men. God bless the family as we continue here.

  • October 01, 2018
    Marsha Roper says:
    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all you during this difficult time.