DELBARTON, W.Va. — Charles Lux, 82, of Delbarton, went home to be with the Lord Thurs., March 20, 2014, at his home.
Born Feb. 17, 1931, at Waukee, Iowa, he was a son of the late Paul and Hattie Lux and Henry and Nora Hiller. He was also preceded in death by several brothers and sisters and a great-grandchild, Adam Charles.
Charles was a veteran of the Korean Conflict having served in the Army, 82nd Airborne. He was retired as a machinist for John Deere and formerly an Iowa farmer, farming corn and soybean. He was a member of the Mt. Springs Community Church. In his retired days he loved to fish and work on lawn mowers.
Charles was a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
Those left behind to cherish his memories include his wife of 58 years, Ruby Ooten Lux; son, Charles Edward (Malissa) Lux of Cincinnati, Ohio; daughters, Peggy Garvey of Enid, Okla., and Connie (Carl) Thompson of Delbarton; grandchildren, Crystal, Amy, April, Rena, Jason, Matthew, Debbie, Frank, Cody, Carl Jr. and Amanda, and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Sun., March 23, at Chafin Funeral Home with Rev. Roger Ooten, Rev. Nathaniel Gibson and Pastor Brian Dillon officiating. Burial will follow in Lux Cemetery at Mountain Springs.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Saturday evening at the funeral home with services at 7 p.m. Pallbearers will be Frank and Riley Wilson, Eric Mounts, Donald Marcum, William Ooten, Carl Thompson Sr., and Arnold Hall.
Condolences may be left at www.chafinfuneralhome.com
Chafin Funeral Home of Delbarton is in charge of arrangements.