Charles W. "Bill" Hubbs, age 87 passed away Monday evening, October 15, 2012 at Franciscan St. Francis Health in Indianapolis. He was a resident of Trafalgar.
Bill was born November 1, 1924 in Albany, MO to the late Sylvester Sam and Nova Lee (Gifford) Hubbs. He married Opal Rosaline (Lowhorn) Hubbson February 23, 1952 in Lafayette,Tenn. She lovingly survives after 60 devoted years.
Bill is survived by his children: Bill (Janine) Hubbs of Oronogo, MO, Charles Phillip (Ellen) Hubbs of Shelbyville, Jill (Gene) Kemp of Trafalgar & Joy (George) Smith of Nineveh. He will be remembered by his sister: Juanita P. Hubbs of Hulbert, OK. Bill will be missed by his fourteen grandchildren & thirteen great grandchildren (and one great grandson on the way)who he enjoyed dearly as well as his nieces and nephews who he adored.
He was preceded in death by two brothers: Sylvester Lee Hubbs & Robert J. Hubbs.
Bill obtained the first electrician's license in the state of Oklahoma and had a Journeyman's Card in many other fields. He retired in 1985 as a Tool Grinder with Ford Motor Company in Indianapolis, after 29 years of service. Bill was a 40 year member and past Master of the Morgantown Masonic Lodge, a former member & Elder of the Samaria Christian Church, a present member of the Spearsville Church of Christ and a member of the United Auto Workers Union Local 1111.
Bill's hobbies and activities were varied. He especially enjoyed fishing & traveling and had visited most all states. Bill had a great love for playing the harmonica.
The Rev. Ed Rangel will conduct a funeral service at 11:00 am, Friday, at Meredith -Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, located at 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 4:00 to 8:00 pm, Thursday, at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Bill to the Alzheimer's Association, 50 E. 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN46240.
Expressions of caring and kindness may be made to the Hubbs family at www.meredith-clark.com.
Information: (812) 597-4670