Gordon Ken Corbitt

Gordon Ken Corbitt passed away on Feb. 25, 2014.

He has lived in Charlotte since 1997, and has been a member of Unitarian Universalist Church of Charlotte. He was born in Parkersburg, where his father, Gordon Paige Corbitt, was a principal, and his mother, Pauline Gaston Corbitt, was a teacher. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati in Engineering and worked at GE and various other companies before getting his Masters in Library Science from the University of South Carolina.

He is the father of Warren Corbitt and Bryan Corbitt of New York City. He leaves behind his friend, Judy Reynolds.

Contributions can be made to Doctors Without Borders, a charity close to his heart.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 234 N. Sharon Amity Road, Charlotte, N.C.

T.H. Robertson Funeral and Cremation Service is serving the family, www.throbertson.com