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Charles R. Meek

Charles R. Meek Charles R. Meek

Charles R. Meek, 80, of Corydon, Ind., formerly of New Salisbury, Ind., died on Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020, at Baptist Health Floyd.

He was born on Nov. 4, 1940, in Newark, Ohio, to the late Chester and Allegra Danzeisen Meek. He married Jo Ellen Ridge on June 26, 1964.

He was a retired machine repairman for American Synthetic Rubber Corp. and Jones Plastics and Engineering and a former corrections officer for Branchville Correctional Facility. He was a member of the Hardinsburg Lions Club and was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Jo Ellen Ridge Meek.

He is survived by his sons, Roscoe and Tim Meek, both of Brandenburg, Ky., and Jerry Meek of Palmyra, Ind.; brother, Gerald Meek of Louisville, Ky.; sister, Charlotte Ann Hanigen of Lexington, Ky.; 20 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home in Milltown, Ind. Interment will follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery near Crandall, Ind.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, from 12 to 6 p.m. and on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020, after 9 a.m. until time of the service at 11 a.m., all at Brown Funeral Home.

The Rev. Philo Jones will officiate the service.

Brown Funeral Home in Milltown is entrusted with the arrangements.