Charles B. Broyles

1933-2015

broyles charlesCharles Buford Broyles, age 82 of Edmond, went to be with the Lord Saturday, February 7, 2015 at The Fountains at Canterbury Rehabilitation Center in Oklahoma City, after a brief illness.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother.

He was born January 2, 1933 to Cecil and Anna Broyles in Fayetteville, Arkansas.  He served in the Army during the Korean War as a corporal and cook from 1951 to 1955.  Chuck married Bonnie Eloise Pittman in 1957 and entered into the auto industry at General Motors in the material department in Van Nuys, California.  He spent 19 years at GM in California, then transferred to Oklahoma in 1979.

Chuck and Bonnie settled in Edmond and bought a house on 5 acres.  Chuck retired in 1993, totaling 35 years of service. He loved gardening and playing Dominos with his friends from church.

Chuck is preceded in death by his parents, brother, Jerry Broyles and two sisters Imogene Samuels and Peggy Broyles.  He is survived by his wife, daughter Nancy Hendrickson and husband Mark and son Gary Broyles and wife Laura, four grandchildren, Jennifer George-Broyles, Zoya Hendrickson, Zackery Hendrickson and Evelynn Broyles, one great grandson, Dakota George, and three sisters, Anna Jane Coffelt and husband Lee, Sharon Rutledge, and Sandy Spears.

There will be a viewing on Wednesday, February 11th from 5-7pm at the Matthews Funeral Home at 601 S. Kelly Ave. in Edmond, Oklahoma.

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  1. Bonnie,

    We are so sorry about the loss of your husband and want to send our condolences.

    We will never forget your sweetness in taking care of Kevin after his birth in the hospital all the time I was ill. You were his second mother and we thank you so much!

    Would love to hear from you sometime. We were going to mail a card but didn’t know if you were still at the same address.

    You and your family are in our thoughts & prayers.

    Julia, Charles & Kevin Wolfe

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