Charles Francis Middleton III, 79, of Charleston, South Carolina, husband of Elizabeth Tillman Middleton, entered into eternal rest Saturday, June 26, 2021. His Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, June 30, 2021, in St. Philip's Church, 142 Church Street at 2:00 p.m. Interment, St. Philip's Churchyard. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in J. Henry Stuhr Inc. Downtown Chapel, 232 Calhoun St.
Charles was born November 29, 1941, in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late Charles Frances Middleton, Jr. and Ann Kirk Middleton. He was a graduate of the University of South Carolina. Charles was a retired, self-employed real estate appraiser. He was an active member of St. Philip's Church.
Charles was a member of the Society of the Cincinnati, the St. Cecilia Society, the Carolina Yacht Club and the Lower Richland Society. He was also a member of Sons of Confederate Veterans, Founders Society, Pirates and Patriots, the Palmetto Guard Society and the Charleston Club.
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by his daughter, Felicia Middleton Skoglund (Palmer); four grandchildren: Julianna Ashlyn Skoglund, Elizabeth Middleton Skoglund, Elizabeth Bailey Imbus and Anne Madison Imbus; two brothers: Philip Alston Middleton (Judith) and Edward Drummond Izard (Deborah).
Charles was preceded in death by his daughter Elizabeth Kirk Middleton and grandson, Charles Ashton Middleton.
Memorials may be made to St. Philip's Church,142 Church St. Charleston, SC 29401, The Society of the Cincinnati, of South Carolina, P. O. Box 1041 Charleston, SC 29402 or The Society of the Cincinnati, 2118 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008.