Charles E Weatherby, 83, went to be with the Lord on May 29, 2018 in Fort Worth, Texas.
Funeral: 10:00 a.m., Saturday at Clayton Kay Vaughan Funeral Home, 200 E Patton Ave. Alvarado, TX 76009
Interment: 3:00 p.m. Saturday, Waco Memorial Park, Waco, TX
Visitation: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.
Charles was born on December 11, 1934 in Lorena, Texas. He was the son of Louise McClain Weatherby and Marshall Brown Weatherby.
Charles attended Lorena High school and graduated in 1953. He then went off to Baylor University, and graduated in 1956 with his BBA degree. Charles married Eleanor Judd on May 28, 1955 at First United Methodist Church in Lorena, Texas. He then served in the Army from 1957 to 1958, he was stationed in Germany with the 4th Armor Division. Charles was a very successful man; Management of Manufacturing Facilities of parts for the Mobile Home and RV industry, he owned Mobile Home Frame Mfg. Co in Hearne, Texas, Plastic Distributing Company in Mansfield, Texas, and Sales company for CNC Routers and Saws in Mansfield, Texas.
Charles was very involved in communities where he lived, he had been a member of McPherson Rotary Club for 13 years and Mansfield Rotary Club since 1997. He was a past member of the Kansas Mobile Home Association, The Texas Mobile Home Association, and the Texas RV Association. He was a current member of the Mansfield Chamber of Commerce and the First United Methodist Church, member for the Wesley Sunday School Class, and charter member of the Mansfield Sunrise Rotary Club. He was on the Board of Directors for the Kansas Girls Scouts and served on the Board for the Hewitt United Methodist Church.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and his wife Eleanor Weatherby.
Those left to cherish his memory are his children, Glenn David Weatherby, Donald Wayne Weatherby, and Jean Kay Weatherby; grandchildren, Danielle Weatherby Werner, Blake David Weatherby, Olivia Louise Weatherby, Marshall James Weatherby, Ashley Nicole Slick, Terri Jean Slick, Preston Charles Weatherby, and Isabella Maria Weatherby, great grandchildren, Addison Lynn Kennedy and Averie Marie Alkire; and numerous other family and friends.