STEPHENVILLE - A graveside service for Charlie Nell Aikin, 92, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Patillo with Richard Byrd and Doug Montgomery officiating.  Services are under direction of Stephenville Funeral Home

Charlie was born in Gulf Port, Mississippi to the late Thomas and Roma Roberts McNair.  She married Sydney Earl Aikin on Jan. 2, 1943 in Long Beach, Mississippi.  Sydney preceded her in death on Feb. 8, 2009. 

Charlie was a member of the Baptist faith, and was a homemaker. She lived in Mineral Wells from 1952-1984 when she moved to Anderson and lived there until she moved to Stephenville in July 2019. 

Charlie is survived by her son, Tom Aikin and his wife Carol of Conroe; and their family; daughter Kristin and husband David Smith, and their children, Khloe and Kade; daughter, Kelli and husband Ryan Aikin, and their children, Grant and Riley;  Charlie’s son, Barry Aikin of Stephenville; and his family, daughter, Heather and husband Ben Kent, daughter, Tiffany and husband Cody Chapman, and their child, Sydney Breklyn Chapman; sons, Thomas Aikin, Cody Aikin, and J. K. Aikin; Charlie’s son, Doug Aikin (who preceded Charlie in death, along with his two sons, Matthew Aikin and Derek Aikin), Derek’s family surviving is; great granddaughter, Whitney Hayes; and her children, Graham and Carter Hayes.

Besides her parents and husband Sydney, Charlie is also preceded in death by a son, Doug, and two grandsons, Matthew and Derek Aikin.

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