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Charles (Curt) Felkner

Nov. 26, 1935 – Aug. 26, 2022

Charles Curtis (Curt) Felkner was born Nov. 26, 1935, in the Willow Point community of Wise County, to Jesse Lois Felkner and Mittie Frances Middleton Felkner. He passed from this life Friday, Aug. 26, at Springtown, having reached the age of 86 years.

Charles attended Tarleton State College, receiving an associate in science degree in 1955, and Texas Agricultural & Mechanical College (Texas A&M), receiving a bachelor of business administration degree in 1957.

He was a pitcher for the Aggie baseball team. Charles worked for the city of Arlington in the Audit Department, retiring in 1996. Charles was a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).Charles proudly served in the United States Army Reserve, achieving the rank of Captain. Charles was a member of the Hillcrest church of Christ. He served as the church treasurer.

Charles was a member of the Arlington Municipal Employees Association. Charles was a member of the Breakfast Optimist Club of Arlington. Charles’ great loves were his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, his family and friends and Texas A&M University, and all Aggie sports teams.

Charles enjoyed traveling across the United States, camping and meeting people. He developed a great fondness for Germany after a trip there in 1990.

Charles is survived by his brothers, James Leslie Felkner, and Roy Dean Felkner and wife Karen; brother-in-law, Lawrence D. Alford and wife Nevell; nieces, Andrea Mazo and husband Scott, Amanda King and husband Aaron, and Nicole Lacey and husband Kyle; and great-nieces, Shelby Beeman and husband Cayman, Emily Mazo, and Fifer King.

Charles is preceded in death by his wife of 36 years, Peggy Joyce Alford Felkner; his son, Curtis Lewellyn Felkner, and his sister, Mitzie Lois Felkner.

There was a visitation held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16 at Moore Funeral Home in Arlington. Funeral Services for Charles C. Felkner, age 86, of Arlington, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www. moore-funeralhome. com for the Felkner family.

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