– Charles, 83, died December 2 in Aumsville. He was born in
Muskogee, OK., moving to Redmond in 1951, later living throughout
the Willamette Valley until moving to Aumsville 11 years ago.
Charles worked as a long haul truck driver. He was a member of the
Turner Church of God, and he enjoyed fishing. Charles married Eva
Lacy on May 23, 1950 in Santa Barbara, CA.
is survived by his wife Eva of Aumsville; children: Bonnie Vibbard
of Aumsville, Charles R. Petty of Keizer, Jerry Petty of Molalla,
Alma Elliott of Turner, Luther Petty of Salem, Robert Petty of
Stayton and Mark Petty of Fulton, MO.; brothers: David Petty of
Farmersville, CA., Dennis Petty of Fresno, CA., and Harry Petty of
Exeter, CA.; sisters: Verbal Parker of Independence, Donna
Phillips of IL., Yvonne Womack and Jeannette Harris both of
Farmersville, CA. ; 22 – grandchildren; 34 –
great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandsons. Charles was
preceded in death by a son: John Walter Petty in 1992.
were held, Friday, December 9, 2011 at 1:00 pm at Turner Church of
God in Turner. Interment was in Aumsville Cemetery, Aumsville.
Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.