LACON - Charles S. "Chuck" Pettett, 76, of Lacon died on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at 3:51 p.m. at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
He was born to the late Delmas and Margaret Broaddus Pettett in Peoria. He married Joyce Stroup on April 14, 1961, in Farmington, Ill. She passed away on April 6, 2002.
Chuck is survived by his son, Todd (Jodi) Pettett of Marion, Ohio; brother, Wilbur (Vicki) Pettett of Canton, Ill.; granddaughters, Jelayne Joyce, Riley and Sydney; and great-grandson, Braylen. He is also survived by his neighbor and companion, Sandy Carson of Lacon.
Chuck was employed by RJ Reynolds Company for over 35 years culminating in the job of division manager here in the Midwest. He also owned 3 Times 1 Imprints in Lacon for over 15 years, supplying high school sports uniforms and fan wear.
He was a long-time Mid-County and later Midland booster club member and a board member at the Lacon Country Club.
Services will be 11 a.m. today, July 12, 2014, at Lenz Memorial Home in Lacon, with Robert Murphy officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service today.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Lacon Sparland Ambulance or the Midland Booster Club.
Online condolences can be left at lenzmemorialhome.com.