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Charles Royal

Wednesday, July 26, 2006

Charles Ollen Royal, 85, of Malden, Mo., formerly of Sikeston, Mo., and East Prairie, Mo., died Monday, July 24, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born July 4, 1921, in Sikeston, son of the late Floyd Ollen and Flora Agnes Morrison Royal, he was a U.S. Army/Air Corps veteran, a banker and co-owner and real estate agent for Royal Realty of Southeast, Mo. He was a member of the Malden Chamber of Commerce and the United Methodist Church in Malden.

On Nov. 10, 1942, in Charleston, Mo., he married Eugenia Lee Adkison, who survives.

Survivors also include four daughters, Sharon Lloyd, of Quincy, Ill., Connie Hess and husband, Andy, of Sikeston and Marilyn Douglas and Charla Royal, both of Malden; one sister; four grandchildren, Andrea Hess Davis, Drew Hess, Chelsea Royal Lloyd and "Corky" Carlian Weegram and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother; one granddaughter, Stephanie Paige Hess and a son-in-law, Ron Lloyd.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, July 27, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, July 28, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Robert McNabb officiating.

Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.

Memorials may be made to the Malden United Methodist Church.