UPSHAW, Sr., Charles M. of Rockdale. Age 48. Died 10/8/1986 (Wed.) in M.D. Anderson Hospital in Houston after a battle with leukemia. Services held (Sunday) in Phillips & Luckey Chapel. Burial in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Rev. Duane Nyce of First Presbyterian Church officiated.
He was BORN 5/22/1938 in Richton, MS., to M/M. Matthew & Ama Vesta Walley Upshaw. His parents preceded him in death. Married Marion Aline James on 8/3/1957, in Stateline, MS. He was administrator and chief executive officer at Rockdale's Richards Memorial Hospital for the past 13-1/2 years. He was formerly a resident of Holly Springs, MS. He was president of Vista Medical Inc., member of the Rotary Club, member of Future Farmers of America Advisory Council, chairman of Rockdale Airport Board, member of Texas Hospital Authority Advisory Council House of Delegates.
SURVIVORS: Wife, Marion of Rockdale; 2 sons, Charles M. Upshaw, Jr. of Houston and Bradley E. Upshaw of Austin; 2 brothers, Owen Upshaw and Stanley Wayne Upshaw, both of Richton, MS.; grandson, Charles Edward Upshaw of Houston; 3 nephews.Find A Grave: Memorial #23278459
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