Charles Henry Wyatt, 83, of Union City, Indiana, passed away peacefully, early Monday, July 9, 2012 at Union City Care Center of Union City, Ohio.
He was born May 2, 1929 in Gaffney, S.C., to the late Henry and Agnes Mae (Strickland) Wyatt.
Charles honorably served in the US Army seven years during the Korean Conflict.
He also served as the Commander of the Union City VFW Post # 7084.
He leaves to cherish his memory a daughter, Myrtle "Jane" Cox; a daughter-in-law, Martha Wyatt; two sisters, Betty Seays and Alice Pierce; grandchildren, Derek and Chrissy Brim, Clayton and Jamie Wyatt, Clint and Carol Wyatt and Danielle Cox; and great grandchildren, Jacob, Connor, Daisy, Chloe, Dalton, Brooklyn and Hunter.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a wife, Pauline "Meme" Wyatt; a daughter, Joan Marie Wyatt; a son, Charles D. Wyatt; five sisters, Bennie Coleman, Lillie Childress, Margie Fowler, Norma Ward and Fairlene Tedrow; and a brother, Willie Claude.
A service to celebrate Charles's life is 10 a.m. Thursday at Fraze-Brooks Memorial Chapel of Union City, Indiana. Burial will follow with Military Honors at Lisbon Cemetery, Union City, Indiana.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember from 5-8 pm Wednesday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonshookfuneralhomes.com
Memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Hospice of Darke County, Ohio.
Published in The Default Newspaper from July 10 to July 13, 2012