Charles M. Ragle, 85, Otwell

Charles RagleCharles M. Ragle, 85, of Otwell, died Friday (February 12) at Amber Manor Care Center in Petersburg. He was born in Spurgeon November 10, 1930, to Otto and Minnie (McGregor) Ragle. He married Viola M. Henze March 5, 1955, at Velpen General Baptist Church. She died June 28, 2015.

Charles worked in shipping and receiving for Krodel Wholesale in Jasper. He was a graduate of Ireland High School, a member of Velpen General Baptist Church, where he was a church deacon for 64 years, and served in the United States Army, a veteran of the Korean War Conflict.

He is survived by two daughters, Doris Ann Ragle, Evansville, and Martha Culp and husband Jeff, Seymour; one sister, Gladys Sherman, Indianapolis; and two grandsons, Brian Culp and wife Maggie, Chicago, and Kyle Culp and wife Kakayla, Indianapolis.

Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. (EST) Tuesday and from 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Memorial contributions can be made to Gentiva Hospice or the Laura Culp Memorial Scholarship Fund of the Jackson County Foundation, 107 Community Drive, Seymour, IN 47274. Condolences may be shared online at Funeral services at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with burial following in Walnut Grove Cemetery in Velpen. Rev. Lowell Thomas will officiate at the funeral. Military graveside rites will be conducted by the VFW Post No. 2366 memorial detail.

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