Charles Davis Tyler Thursday, November 20, 1952 - Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Cumberland, MD

Charles Davis Tyler, 64, of Cumberland, died Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Ruby Memorial Hospital of WVU.

Born November 20, 1952 in Riverdale, MD, he was the son of the late Charles Henry Tyler and Margaret June (Dodson) Tyler.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Marvin and Gary Tyler.

Mr. Tyler served in the U.S. Army during the Viet Nam Era.

He had been a floor installer and carpenter, having worked for Frederick Floor Company.

Mr. Tyler liked NASCAR, football, fishing and riding 4-wheelers. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren.

Survivors include his sons, Mark A. Tyler and wife Dawn, Ridgeley, WV, and Craig D. Tyler, Mt. Airy; grandchildren, Tessa Tyler, CJ Tyler, Baliegh Tyler, Braydn Tyler, and Brielle Tyler; siblings, Linda Roberts and husband, Steve, Mt. Airy, Gail Walter and husband Dave, Emmitsburg, and Randy Tyler and wife Jenny, Oldtown; and, several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Upchurch Funeral Home, P.A., 202 Greene St., Cumberland, on Saturday from 2-3 PM. The funeral service will follow at 3 PM, with Tim Hockman, officiating.

Military honors will be accorded by Post #13 Veterans Honor Guard.

The family will have a private interment at Rocky Gap Veterans Cemetery.


I left a message with the Cumberland paper (online), but didn't realize at the time that it doesn't interface with Upchurch.  I was shocked at the news of Chuck's passing.  He was a brother-in-law and was very nice to me over the years.  He was a genuinely nice guy.  I will miss him.