Service


Date:

September 8, 2018

Start Time:

10:00 A.M.

Location:

Slater Baptist Church

Address:

601 Story Street, Slater, Iowa 50244

Arrangements By:

Merle Hay Funeral Home

Visitation


Date:

September 8, 2018

Start Time:

9:00-10:00 A.M.

Location:

Slater Baptist Church

Address:

601 Story Street, Slater, Iowa 50244

Larry Davis Charter

Larry D. Charter, 82, passed away on September 5, 2018 at Accura Healthcare of Ames.  His funeral will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, September 8 at Slater Baptist Church in Slater, Iowa.  Visitation will begin at 9 a.m.

 

Larry was born March 10, 1936 in Albion, Iowa.  He attended school in Guthrie Center.  After high school he enlisted in the Navy where he served his country for six years from 1955-1961.  He married Norva Twiliene Taylor on July 26, 1963.  Larry and Norva had two sons, Bryan and David.

 

Larry worked for Look Magazine and National Handcraft in Des Moines.  He retired from Iowa Power and Light in 1999 after working there over 25 years.  Larry enjoyed playing cards and games with his family as well as fishing and spending time at his cabin at Lake Rathbun.  He also was a musician.  He played the bass with the country group, “Bob Creager and the Wes-Tones” for over 30 years.

 

Larry is survived by his wife, Norva Charter of Ames; his two sons, Bryan (Sandi) Charter of Ames and David (Mary) Charter of Woodward; three grandsons, Taylor and Kyle Charter of Ames and Scott Toms of Boone; two granddaughters, Ariel and Micki Charter of Woodward; two brothers, Dave Davis of Jacksonville, FL and Russell Davis of Freeport, TX; two sisters, Delores Barton of Georgia and Ruth Roberts of Cedar Rapids; sister-in-law Lila Moore and her husband Leroy are left to cherish his memory.

 

Memorial contributions may be directed to his family.

Condolences

Online condolences will not publish to our website but will generate an email that is directed to the family.