Charles E. Colvin, 83, of Mobile, Ala., formerly of Hermitage, died March 1, 2014 at his home.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, a member of Spring Hill Baptist Church a retired employee of Alabama Power Company and a a 1948 graduate of Hermitage High School.

He was born July 16, 1930 in Bradley County and was the son of the late Hoyle Colvin and Zena Temple Colvin.

He is survived by his wife Ruth Rowell Colvin; a daughter, Carla Colvin Duren of Mobile, Ala.; a brother Jerry Colvin of North Augusta, SC; a sister, Sarah Edwards of Mobile, Ala. a grandchild and two great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held March 4 at 3:30 p.m. at Hickory Springs Cemetery near Hermitage.

Memorials may be made to:
Spring Hill Baptist Church Foundation
2 South McGregor Ave, Mobile, AL.