Christopher Columbus “CC” Stanley
June 28, 1936 ‒ August 04, 2019
Christopher Columbus “CC” Stanley, age 83, of Sunbury, died Sunday, August 4th, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born June 28th, 1936 in Dickenson County, VA, son of the late Basil and Reva (Ring) Stanley.
CC worked at the Galena Brick Company and the Nestle’s Company in Sunbury. He was a longtime member of the Northgate Community Church. He loved serving as a greeter there and welcoming everyone as they entered the church.
CC loved to talk and share his life’s stories with everyone. He also loved making things out of wood, and staying busy with different projects. He enjoyed Westerns, deer hunting, and country music, particularly Hank Williams’ “A Country Boy Can Survive.” CC was a “good ole country boy” that was a very loving and caring person that got along with everybody.
CC is survived by his wife of eleven years, Edna (Hubbard) Stanley; sons: Christopher, Sunbury, Wayne, Columbus, Brian (Erica), Sunbury, Greg, Newark; twelve grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and twelve brothers and sisters.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers Kenney and Larry, and sister Linda. He was also preceded by his first wife of 48 years and mother of his five children, Josephine (Saunders) Stanley, and daughter Debra Stanley
Friends may call Friday, August 9th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Northgate Community Church, 51 Fourwinds Drive in Sunbury, where a funeral service celebrating CC’s life will immediately follow. Pastor Chris Stephens will conduct the service. Burial to follow at the Sunbury Memorial Park.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve the Stanley family. Special memories and condolences may be expressed to them at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com