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In Memory of

Charles William Humiston

June 14, 1932 - November 28, 2016

Obituary


Charles "Chuck" Humiston, 84, went to be with the Lord on Monday (November 28, 2016). After years of suffering with Alzheimer's, he is at last at rest. Chuck was born on June 14, 1932 in Wapello, Iowa to the late Walter & Mary Francis (Brauns) Humiston.

Chuck unselfishly served his country during the Korean War. He was a retired Fire Chief from Largo, Florida. Chuck and Pat moved to Tennessee in 1991. He was a member of the First Christian Church in Johnson City, TN. Chuck was a loving, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother,...

Charles "Chuck" Humiston, 84, went to be with the Lord on Monday (November 28, 2016). After years of suffering with Alzheimer's, he is at last at rest. Chuck was born on June 14, 1932 in Wapello, Iowa to the late Walter & Mary Francis (Brauns) Humiston.

Chuck unselfishly served his country during the Korean War. He was a retired Fire Chief from Largo, Florida. Chuck and Pat moved to Tennessee in 1991. He was a member of the First Christian Church in Johnson City, TN. Chuck was a loving, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and friend; he will be greatly missed by all, but we know he is with his Heavenly Father and we will be reunited one day; may he rest in peace.

Chuck is survived by his loving and caring wife, Pat Humiston; sons, Steve and Marc Humiston, and their families; daughters, Cheryl Smith and Terisa Jacobs, and their families; sister, Barbara Humiston; brother, Ken Humiston; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and host of friends.

The family will greet guests and share memories on Saturday (December 3, 2016) from 10 to 11 a.m. at the First Christian Church (200 Mount Castle Drive, Johnson City, TN 37601) in the CLC room. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. with Pastor Gene Wiggenton officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be sent to Alzheimer's of Tennessee (3212 Hanover Road, Suite 5, Johnson City, TN 37604).

Online condolences may be made to the Humiston family at www.eastlawnkingsport.com. East Lawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park has the honor of serving the Humiston family.