Charles Steven Schenck, 66, of Waycross, passed away Tuesday afternoon, May 19, 2020, at his residence.

Born in Detroit, MI August 5, 1953, he had lived in Waycross since 2008. He spent most of his life in Deltona, FL.  A hard working man, he owned and operated Chuck’s Lawn Service for over 30 years. He was a member of Pineview Baptist Church. He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather and will be missed by all who knew him. 

He was the son of the late Charles Bishop and Helen Stoy Schenck. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Nancy Humphrey.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Walker Johnson Schenck, Waycross; a daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Orlando Mercado, Deltona, FL; two sons and daughters-in-law, Steven and Danyle Schenck, Deland, FL and Douglas and Shannon Schenck, Jacksonville, FL; a step-daughter, Kerrie (Chris) Dawson, Blackshear; three step-sons, Rodney (Regina) Johnson, Offerman, Jarod (Leslie) Johnson, Blackshear, and Elliot (Carrie) Johnson, Patterson; six grandchildren, Rachel Mercado, Cassandra Mercado, Carter Schenck, Haelyn Schenck, Mason Schenck and Tanner Schenck; six bonus grandchildren, Will King, Kylee King, Jordan Johnson, Erica Johnson, Morgan Johnson and Elliot Johnson, Jr.; two great-grandchildren, Brooklyn and Braylee and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 23, from the Offerman Cemetery.  

Memorials may be made to Hospice Satilla, 808 Evergreen Way, Waycross, GA  31501.

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Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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