"C.B." was the son of Johnny Askew and Susie Mae Askew. He was educated in the Houston County School System. He was a member of Green Grove Baptist Church in Elko, Georgia where he was Ordained as a Deacon.
He was married to Annie Lee Askew.
Survivors: Wife: Annie L. Askew. 3 Daughters: Shirley Keen(Willie), Sharion Green(Curtis) and Wendy Stembridge(Johnny). 7 Sons: Charlie B. Askew Jr(Althea), Eddie James Askew(Vivian), Otis Askew(Jean), Dewey Askew(Peggy), James Askew(Barbara), Fred Askew and Rev Steve Askew(Louise). 3 Brothers: Richard Askew, Henry Askew and James Askew. 1 Sister: Essie Mae McWilliam. 5 Sisters-In-Law: Mary Askew, Viola Askew, Robin Askew, Louisiana Askew and Alice Askew. 29 Grandchildren, 25 Great Grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, April 15,2000 at 2pm in the Sanctuary of Green Grove Baptist Church in Elko, Georgia with Rev Carlton Martin officiating.