Charles Parkinson

Charles ParkinsonCharles O. Parkinson, 70, of Galesburg Terrace, formerly of Lewistown, died at 1:06 p.m. Dec. 20, 2012, at Cottage Hospital in Galesburg.

He was born Dec. 10, 1942, in Canton, a son of Jesse and Mildred Owens Parkinson.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Robert.

Surviving are one brother, Donald (and Judith) Parkinson of Lewistown; and three sisters, Hilda Driskell of Bardstown, Ky., Doris (and George) Hughes of Astoria and Dorene (and Vernon) McCausland of Havana.

He grew up in Lewistown.

He was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Lewistown.

Cremation will be accorded. Memorial services will be held at a later date, followed by burial in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses in care of Dorene McCausland, 14164 E. Co Hwy. 10, Havana IL 62644.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 12/26/2012

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