Charlie Showalter, 66, of Lexington died July 3


Charles DeWitt “Charlie” Showalter, 66, of Lexington passed away Monday, July 3, 2017, at The Mayflower Nursing Home in Lexington.

Mr. Showalter was born in Rockbridge County on June 30, 1950.  He was the son of the late Dr. Charles Light Showalter and Dorothy Furr Showalter.

Mr. Showalter was a life-long beef cattle farmer who also owned and operated a straw business. 

He is survived by his wife, Daisy L. Showalter of Lexington; children, Jennifer Aline Showalter of Fairfield and Justin Light Showalter of Lexington; two brothers, Dr. Edward Galen Showalter of Lexington and Richard Light Showalter of Beckley, W.Va.

A memorial service will be conducted Sunday, July 9, at 2 p.m. at Harrison Funeral Home with the Rev. John Ward officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Rockbridge County FFA Chapter, 143 Greenhouse Road, Lexington, VA 24450.


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