Charles G. Worden, 77, of Liberty, passed away May 7, 2008, at Ashton Court Care and Rehabilitation Center in Liberty.
Charles was born Feb. 28, 1931, in Orrick, the son of Jesse Grover and Dolly Maude (Coleman) Worden.
After the death of his father, Charles moved from the farm to Liberty where he lived until his death. He was employed by William Jewell College for more than 40 years. Charles was a member of the Second Baptist Church, Liberty and Liberty Kiwanis.
Charles loved his home in Liberty, visiting with his many friends and fellow employees. He enjoyed dining out and walking around the Square in Liberty until prevented from doing so by ill health.
Survivors include: his nephew and spouse, Jesse Ousley and his wife, Theresa, of Holt.
His parents and one sister, Ellen Beasley, of Calif., preceded him in death.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to the American Diabetes Association.
There is no public visitation. Graveside services and interment will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, May 9, at the Providence Baptist Church Cemetery, in Kansas City, Mo.
Arrangements are under the direction of Polley Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs. Online condolences may be offered at www.polleyfuneralhome.com.