Charlie James "Jay" Bare Jr., 44, of Liberty passed away on Sunday,
December 15, 2013 at Moses H. Cone Hospital.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 18 at 11:00 am at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church; officiated by, Rev. Todd Moore, Dan Bare and Rev. Wayne Dunn; burial to follow at the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends and family on Tuesday, December 17 from
6:00 – 8:00 at Loflin Funeral Home in Liberty and other times at the home of Marty and Lori Bare.
Jay was preceded in death by his loving father, Charlie James Bare, Sr.
Jay is survived by his loving and caring mother, Helen Hicks Bare; sister, Jamie Bare Poe (Joel) of Liberty; brother, Martin F. Bare (Lori) of Liberty; nieces, Kristen Bettis (Daniel), Kaitlen Poe; nephews, Ricky and Landon Bare; special aunt, Norma Staley and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Jay was proud of his basketball skills and his accomplishments in the State Special Olympics. He loved old classic TV shows, listening to music and dancing to bluegrass at Coble's Bluegrass Jam on Friday nights. Jay was a long time employee of Food Lion in Liberty, NC and was a graduate from McIver School of Greensboro. He was a lifelong member of Mt Pleasant Baptist Church, where he was the bell ringer and an usher. Jay never met a stranger; he loved unconditionally, always had a smile, and was a world class, professional hugger!
In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Playground Fund, PO Box 1962, Liberty, NC 27298.
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Loflin Funeral Home in Liberty is honored to serve The Bare Family.