Charles R. Alvey, 78, of Owensboro, passed away March 3, 2020 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Owensboro March 18, 1941 to the late Elmer and Anna Alvey. Charles was a hard worker. He retired from Century Aluminum after working years on the Potline. He enjoyed watching baseball, NASCAR, U.K. Basketball and was a fan of the Atlanta Braves. You might have also seen him on his visits to the Casino in Evansville. He was a member of the United Steel Workers Local 9443 in Owensboro. Charles loved spending time with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Charles was also preceded in death by his wife, Rose Ellen Alvey and siblings, Patsy Roach, Bill Alvey and Doug Alvey.
He is survived by his children, Susan Alvey, Tony Alvey (Julie) and Dwayne Alvey; grandchildren, Sara Reed (Shane), Matthew Pogue (Jordan), Kyle Alvey (Megan), Sue Ellen Lindsey (Mike), Brandy Guyette, and Ashley Dyer (Chris); 11 great-grandchildren and one more on the way and siblings, Kathy Wilson (Gary) and Tim Alvey (Dena).
The funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2020 at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory. Visitation will be 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Thursday and after 12:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Rosehill Cemetery.