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Charles Carl


Charles K. Carl, 92, of Augusta, Kentucky, passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2023, at the Ohio Valley Manor in Ripley, Ohio.


He was born in Bracken County, Kentucky on February 19, 1931, to his parents, the late Martin and Chloe (nee Nichols) Carl. He was a lifelong farmer, but also served for four years prior to farming in the United States Air Force during the Korean War.


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Martin Carl III and Hurley Carl; his sister, Audrey Goecke; his sister-in-law, Deloris Carl; his brother-in-law, Bud Goecke, his daughters, Maggie Carl and Carla Carl; and his son, Brandon Carl.


He leaves behind two daughters, Theresa Baxter (Terry) of Maysville, KY and Rebecca Kobush (Michael) of Flower Mound, Texas; two step-daughters, Kim Wenzel and Glenna Griffin; a stepson, Alvin Staggs, Jr.; his daughter-in-law, Kendra Blair of Augusta, KY; his grandsons, Michael Baxter and Tyler (Tia) Baxter of Maysville, KY, Kenton Gillespie and Ross Carl of Brooksville, KY, and Zachary Kobush of Kansas City, Kansas; his granddaughters, Tabitha Baxter of Maysville; Traci (Bryan) White of Germantown, Kentucky; Kennedy, Abbey, Emma and Khloe Carl of Augusta, Stephanie Grimm of Kansas City, Missouri. Also surviving are his great-granddaughters, Brooklyn Baxter, Alexis Anderson, and Lacey Nussbeck; his great-grandsons, Taylor White and Nehemiah Liess; his sister-in-law, Margarette Carl; and several nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind his best friend and faithful companion, his dog, Buster.


The funeral service for Charles will be at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, August 30, 2023 at the Metcalfe-Hennessey Funeral Home in Augusta, with Bro. Rick Jones officiating.


Interment will follow in the Sharon Cemetery in Bracken County.


Visitation will also be on Wednesday at the funeral home from 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM.


Memorials are suggested to the Bracken County Animal Shelter, 188 Hamilton Rd., Brooksville, KY 41004.

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