Charles Alvy Woten, 75, of Coal City, passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 11, 2005 at his residence.
Born Nov. 28, 1930 in Sharpe County, Ark., he was the son of Arlonso Franklin and Lillie Fay (Shupp) Woten. On Dec. 29, 1979, he married Deloris A. (Myers) Woten.
He served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He worked for many years as a truck driver.
Survivors include: his wife Deloris of Coal City; three sons Michael Woten of Mena, Ark., Martin Woten of Hardy, Ark., and Larry Woten of West Plains, Mo.; a daughter Marjorie Madden of New Cumberland, Pa.; a step-son John Hutchens of Wilmore, Ky.; four step-daughters, Sharon Gunter of Louisville, Ky., Rita Hall of Coal City, Stella Hutchens of Zionsville, and Cynthia Bloyd of Louisville, Ky.; a brother Lloyd Woten of Waynetown; three sisters, Dolly Bishop of Mammoth Springs, Ark., Daisy Thompson of Mammoth Springs, Ark., and Etta Upton of Pittsburgh, Kan.; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, six sisters, and three brothers.
Funeral service will be at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Worthington Chapel. Burial will follow in Fiscus Cemetery at Coal City.
Friends may call from 1:30 p.m. until the time of service.