Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

December 26, 2013

Charles G Gabbard, 92 March 16, 1921 - December 25, 2013


Greensburg Daily News

Greensburg — Charlie G. Gabbard, 92, Greensburg, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, at his residence.

Charlie was born in Kentucky on March 16, 1921, a son of the late Fannie (Burris) and William P. Gabbard.

He was the husband of Elizabeth J. (Little) Gabbard, whom he married in 1987.

He is survived by his wife and by daughter: Dianna (Gene) Coop, Columbus; son Charles (Rick) Gabbard, Seymour; daughter: Nancy (Rob) Wedge, Loretta, Tenn.; son: William P. (Bill) Gabbard, Uniontown; daughter: Linda Brooks, Middletown, Ohio; son: Randy (Marcy) Gabbard, Westport; stepson: Dean (Bev)

Whittaker, Batesville, Stephen (Lisa) Whittaker, New Point; stepdaughter: Victoria (Dave) Thomas, Lafayette; 15 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild.

Charlies was employed at Cummins Diesel Columbus., for 22 years, and was a US Army veteran of World War Two.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Dec. 28, at St. Johns, Enochsburg, with Father Bill Ehalt officiating; visitation will follow the service.

Burns Funeral Home, Milroy, is entrusted with arrangements. Memorials may be made to Margaret Mary Hospice and Juvenile Diabetes.