FORSYTH, Mo. - Charles O. Choules, 82, of Forsyth, formerly of Lincoln, died Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006, at Piatt County Nursing Home in Monticello.
He was born June 10, 1924, in Fairview, Idaho, the son of Elmer and Irene Oliverson Choules. He married Mary Louise Forsythe in 1945 in Lincoln; she died in 1985. A daughter also preceded him in death.
Mr. Choules was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, serving from 1942 to 1945. He owned and operated Choules Farm Construction in Lincoln. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Branson, Mo.
Survivors: daughter, Maralee C. Lyons of Atwood; son, John C. Choules of Mahomet; seven grandchildren; a great-grandchild; two brothers, Clayne Choules of Washougal, Wash., and Nathan Choules of Chubbuck, Idaho; and two sisters, Ruth Kokol of Needles, Calif., and Helen Hill of Lake Havasu City, Ariz.