Charlotte Huff “Denise” Rye, 62, of Pilot and formally of Fairlawn, passed away on Monday March 29, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph V. Jr and Betty Jean Armbrister Huff; along with four brothers, Dennis Huff, Kurt Huff, Joey Huff, and Barry Huff. She is survived by her husband of 33 years; John Rye; two children, Rocky Huff (Amanda), and Jessica Branch-Barrow; stepson, William Rye; five grandchildren, Allen Huff, Aaric Huff, Addyson Huff, Hannah Gravely, Jacob Barrow; one great grandchild; Collin Southerland; one brother, Mike Huff; one sister, Diane Huff. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday April 1, 2021 at 3PM at Gardner Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time.