Charles A. (Duckie) Ruark
Charles A. (Duckie) Ruark was reunited with his loving wife, Frances S. Ruark, on March 13, 2017. Duckie was a retired Captain with VMRC and a waterman in his retirement.
He is survived by children, Cheryl R. Thompson and Thomas (Tom) Ruark (Valerie); grandchildren, Matthew, Candace and Travis Thompson, and Tyler (Danielle) Dorsey; and several special nieces and nephews who loved to spend time with him and hear stories of his life on the water.
Services will be held at Philippi Christian Church in Deltaville on Thursday, March 16, at 11 a.m. with interment to follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Lower Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 440, Deltaville, VA 23043; or Middlesex County Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 98, Deltaville, VA 23043.
Bristow-Faulkner Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Saluda, is assisting the Ruark family with arrangements.