Charles C. Waters, 79


Charles C. Waters, 79, of Bishopville, Md., died at Peninsula Medical Center, Salisbury, on Tuesday, May 9, 2006. He had been a truck driver for Perdue Farms for many years.

He was a member of St. Johns 2nd Baptist Church, near Millsboro, where he served as a church usher. He loved to hunt and farm and to joke with the people he loved.

He is survived by his wife, Florentine Waters; one son, Troy Ricketts; three daughters, Jean E. Smith, Dyniece Ricketts and Brena Rickets; seven sisters, Viola Moore, Edna Wooford, Leeta Boykin, Lilly M. Purnell, Edna Wooford, Paulene Lewis and Jocelyn Bailey; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were scheduled for Saturday, May 13, at 1 p.m. at St. Johns 2nd Baptist Church, Mt. Joy, near Millsboro, where friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Interment is at St. Johns 2nd Baptist Church Cemetery, Millsboro.