Charles J. Bryan of Topsail Beach died early Saturday March 7, 2015 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice Care Center in Wilmington, NC. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Peggy, his children Molly Bigelow (Ralph) of Hampstead, NC, his son Neal Bryan (Leslie) of Gig Harbor, WA, his son Stewart Bryan of Chapel Hill, NC, his grandchildren Claire and Hayne of Hampstead, Ellie of Atlanta, GA, Nathan of Talkeetna, Alaska and his great-grandchildren Ben and Dean of Talkeetna, Alaska. He graduated from UNC in 1952 and retired from Carolina Surgical Supply in 1992. He lived on Topsail Island where he was active in Kiwanis and in the choir at Emma Anderson Memorial Chapel. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Lower Cape Fear Hospice. A memorial service will be held at a later date at Emma Anderson Memorial Chapel, Topsail Beach, NC.