Charles Holland Monroe Sr., 78 - Travelers Rest

Charles Holland Monroe, Sr. 78, widower of Frances H. Monroe, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.

Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Roy Lee and Vallie Cassell Monroe, Sr. Mr. Monroe retired from J.P. Stevens, served in the US Army, and was a member of Slater United Methodist Church.

Surviving are a son, Charles Monroe, Jr. and wife Mary; 4 grandchildren, Charles Lee Monroe and wife Paige, Aaron Christopher Monroe, Thomas Wade Monroe and Ada Ellen Monroe; 2 great-grandchildren, Deklan James Monroe and Helena Frances Monroe.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Friday at The Howze Mortuary.
Graveside services will be held on Friday at 11:30 a.m. at Mountain View Memorial Park.

The family will be at the home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospital, 950 West Faris Rd., Greenville, SC 29605.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The Howze Mortuary, Travelers Rest, is in charge of the arrangements. (864) 834-8051.