Charles Edward Whitlock, 83, of Willow Springs, Missouri departed this life on March 24, 2014 at Willow West Apartments, Willow Springs, Missouri. He was born January 22, 1931 in Stratford, Oklahoma the son of John “Jack” and Sally (McPhetridge) Whitlock.
A memorial service will be held Saturday April 5, 2014, 2:00 p.m. at Yarber Mortuary – Willow Chapel.
Charles graduated from Delano High School in California. He was united in marriage to Gracie May Jones in Delano, California in 1949. Charles worked as a machinist for American Airlines.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Gracie; and one son, Charles Edward Whitlock, Jr.
Survivors include two sons, Garland Whitlock of Ohio and Steve Whitlock of Oklahoma; one brother, Jack Whitlock of California; five grandchildren, Shannon Whitlock of Texas, Tara Whitlock McKeon of Texas, Steven Blake Watkins of Oklahoma, Meranda Nicole Williams of Oklahoma, and Garret Don Whitlock of Oklahoma; one great granddaughter, Taylor May McKeon of Texas; and several loving nieces, nephews, and cousins.