Charles Southard, son of the late Lyman and Velma Gentry Southard, was born Jan. 1, 1946, in Senath, Mo., and passed away Tuesday, April 19, 2011, at his residence in St. Louis, Mo., at the age of 65.
On Jan. 8, 1972, in Indiana, she married Wanda Diane Harmon.
Survivors include his wife, Diane Southard, of St. Louis; two daughters, Kelly Papagianis and husband, Jim, of St. Louis, and Jessica Strohmeyer and husband, Jeremy, of McLeansville, N.C.; one brother, Herbert Gentry, of Texas; one grandson, Nathaniel Charles Strohmeyer, and other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, David and James Southard.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, April 25, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 26, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ron Dunivan officiating.
Burial will follow in the Senath Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Darrell Grimes, Jonathan Danieley, Larry Hebold, Bobby Pruett, Larry Creasy, Eric Farley and Brett Farley.