Carl Edward Wyke, 81 of Union Grove died Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020.
Mr. Wyke was born May 10, 1939 in Fairmont, W.Va., to Albert Everett Wyke and Waneita Baker Wyke. He was married to the former Jackie Rutherford for 43 years.
He served in the United States Navy in the Vietnam War and worked for the United States government as a tech writer. He enjoyed trail riding on his mules and wagons.
He was member of the Mountain View Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife: Jackie Wyke; son: Shawn Wyke; brother and sister-in-law: Ralph and Beth Wyke; sisters and brother-in-law: Sandra and Ed Casteel and Jackie Hess; grandchildren: John Scott McGee, Zoe McGee, Ava McGee, Brittany Gulledge, Chris Wyke and Danny Wyke; and great-grandchildren: Karson Gulledge and Sawyer Gulledge.
He was preceded in death by his daughter: Sheila Wyke McGee.
The funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020, at Mountain View Baptist Church with Mike Whitt and Phillip Gilliland officiating. Burial was in the adjoining cemetery with Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel directing.
Pallbearers were Heath Rutherford, Justin Rutherford, John Rutherford, John Scott McGee, Tim McGee and Harley Willis.