Ralph C. Stiles
1938 - 2012
CANTON —Ralph C. Stiles, 74, of 90 Stiles Road, died Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at MedWest-Haywood.
A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, he was a son of the late Carl and Maggie Chapman Stiles. He retired from Champion International with 40 years of service. Ralph was a very active member of Plains United Methodist Church and was a member of Mountain Top Emmaus and Chrysalis communities. He was a founding member with the North Canton Volunteer Fire Department. Ralph’s interests included a love for the outdoors and he was truly a “Man of God.” He served as a father figure to many.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Carolyn Sue Gates Stiles of Canton; one daughter, Amy S. Turner and her husband, Matthew, of Douglasville, Georgia; one son, Timothy Gregg Stiles, ...