NASHVILLE - William N. Charles, 73, of Nashville, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at the Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy. He was born Oct. 3, 1939, in Lawshe.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lloyd Charles Sr.; mother, Leona (Little) Charles; beloved wife, Phyllis (Woodruff) Charles; and son, Richard Keith Charles.
He is survived by his daughters, Alice Gill of Huber Heights and Linda Wright of Troy, sons and daughters-in-law, Kevin Charles of Vandalia, William and Debbie Charles Jr. of Laura and Kenneth and Bonnie Charles of Delaware; grandchildren, Shane Brumbaugh, David Brumbaugh, Stephanie Carlariello, Bobbie Fairchilds, Leslie Fairchilds, Chad Charles, Angie Crespo, and William Charles III; eight great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Lloyd and Mary Jane Charles Jr. of Texas, Donald and Carmen Charles of Union and Chester and Cathy Charles of Beavercreek.
William was retired from Globe Motors, Dayton after 46 years of service.
Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, at the Hale-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 284 N. Miami St., West Milton, burial to follow at Wheelock Cemetery. Friends may call from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday at Hale-Sarver.