Mr. Charles Edwin (Charlie) Yon, 82, of Blountstown, passed away Tuesday, September 29, 2009, at his home.
Charlie was born November 11, 1926, in Blountstown and had lived here all his life. He was postmaster in Blountstown for over 20 years and also served in the United States Army during WWII. He was of the Methodist faith.
Survivors inclue his wife, Margaret Yon, of Blountstown; two daughters, Becky Kastli and her husband, Walter, of Blountstown, and Charlotte Cummins and her husband, Jeff, of Corpus Christi, Texas; four grandchildren, Sarah, Katie, Philip, and Laura; and one great grandchild, Naomi.
Memorial services were held Saturday, October 3, at 10 a.m. at the Blountstown United Methodist Church with Rev. Charles Smith officiating. The family requests no food or flowers. Contributions may be made to Covenant Hospice at 4440 Lafayette Street, Marianna, FL 32446.
All arrangements were under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 850-674-2266).