Charles  Pelkey


Charles Pelkey died on June 19, 2019 in Howe, TX, at the age of 75.
Charles is survived by his wife, Donna, and daughters, Karen and Kelly.
Charles was born in Fordyce, AK, to Dorothy and Ernest Pelkey. His father, Ernest Edwin was killed in World War II a few months after Charles was born. Dorothy and 'Chuck' moved to Angleton, TX where he graduated from Angleton High School and later attended Texas Tech University. Charles married Donna Taylor in 1968 and moved to Friendswood, TX, where they raised two daughters. Charles spent his career as an electrical engineer. Charles was a private pilot in earlier life and enjoyed model building.
Charles and Donna moved to Tulsa, OK, in 2000 and later retired to Howe, TX, in 2014. They are members of First Baptist Howe.
A Memorial Service is scheduled at First Baptist Howe for June 21st at 10 a.m.
A funeral service is scheduled at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel, Jacksonville. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Graveside services will follow at Griffin Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to First Baptist Howe, 100 E. Davis Box 247 Howe, TX 75059.
The family would like to thank the members of First Baptist Howe and friends and neighbors in Howe.
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John Daugherty
Jun 24, 2019
Bonnie and I are so sorry for your loss, Karen, and the rest of your family.