William C. Singleton
William C. Singleton, 84, of the Forest Lakes Community in Robbinsville, NC, passed away Saturday, June 24, 2017 at Swain County Hospital in Bryson City, NC.
A native of Texas, he had lived in the Robbinsville area for more than 20 years. He was the son of the late Ned and Margaret Shilling Singleton.
Mr. Singleton was a Colonel in the US Army, having retired after 31 years of service.
He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Jane Ann Kaiser Singleton; his son, Michael Singleton of New Jersey; his daughters, Patricia Singleton of Robbinsville, Mary E. Sunder, Christine Wilson, and Janet Washington, all of New Jersey, Linda Bartholomew of New York, and Sandra Lord
of Maryland; and his sister, Sarah Attaway of Illinois. He has 17 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 1, at Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Robbinsville. Father George Byers will officiate. Burial will follow at Old Mother Cemetery with a Flag Presentation by the NC National Guard Honor Guard.
Townson-Smith Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. An online register is available at www.townson-smithfuneralhome.com.