Charles W. Beasley, 79, Neosho, passed away March 25, 2018 after a long battle with dementia.

Charles W. Beasley, 79, Neosho, passed away March 25, 2018 after a long battle with dementia.  
He was born Feb. 15, 1939 in Okmulgee, Okla.  A longtime area resident, Charles was the owner-operator of Beasley Roofing, retiring in 1998.  
Charles and Norma Murphy were married in 1961 in Augusta, Kan.; she survives of the home.  
Additional survivors include three children: Renee Moore, Neosho, Karen Jester and husband, Jimmy, Tipton, Mo., Calvin Beasley and wife, Anita, Neosho; two sisters: Wanda Vaughn, Edmond, Mo., and Frankie Adams, Okemah, Okla.; 11 grandchildren: Brian Treadwell, Phil Treadwell, Andy Beasley, Calli Beasley, Ashley Jones, Nicole Jester, Dakota Vanslyke, Morgan Reyes, Kenzie Moore, Brittany Spencer, and Madison Vanslyke; and 18 great grandchildren.
Charles was preceded in death by his beloved mother, Hazel Beasley, one daughter, Jane Michelle Vanslyke, one brother, L.H. Beasley, and one sister, Joyce Smith.
In accordance with Charles’ request, no services will be held.  Contributions in his honor may be made to Newton County Cancer Council, c/o Clark Funeral Home, P.O. Box 66, Neosho, MO 64850.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com
Services are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.