Charles Edward Hornback, 67, a resident of Anaheim, Calif., died Feb. 15, 2004.
He was born Jan. 21, 1937, in Mississippi County to the late William and Beulah Martin Hornback. A graduate of Charleston High School, he was baptized at the First Baptist Church in Charleston. He was an insurance risk adjuster and retired from Shelter Insurance Company in 1985. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and had been stationed in Montana, Palm Beach, Fla., and the Philippines working in intelligence gathering. He enjoyed golf and was a gifted illustrator.
He is survived by two children, Lisa Ann Hornback of Cumming, Ga., and Charles Edward Hornback, II of Anaheim, Calif.; one brother, David Hornback of Murray, Ky.; five sisters, Ruby Jane Renfer of Lawrence, Mich., Doris Frazier of Augusta, Ga., Billie Jean Hart of Smyrna, Tenn., Patsy Ann Leker of Lake Villa, Ill., and Nancy Estes of Batesville, Ark.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Cora Aldridge Hornback; one daughter, Jamie Marie Hornback; and one sister, Judy Hornback Wagner.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 13, 2004, at 2 p.m. at the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Private interment rites will be conducted at the Maynard Cemetery in Diehlstadt.
McMikle Funeral Home of Charleston is in charge of arrangements.