Charles E. Musgrave

Charles E. Musgrave, 76, of Greencastle, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2023, at The Waters of Greencastle.

Charles was born in Martinsville on May 21, 1947, the son of Earl Edgar and Nettie Alice Musgrave.

He was a graduate of Eminence High School in Martinsville.

Mr. Musgrave proudly served in the United States Army. He worked for many years as a tool and die maker for IAC and was a lifelong farmer.

Charles was a former member of the American Legion, and was also a member of the UAW. He enjoyed doing sudoku and watching YouTube videos. Most of all, he loved spending time with his wife, Sylvia.

Survivors include his wife of 14 years, Sylvia Musgrave; three sons, Edward E. Musgrave (Angie), William Joseph Musgrave (Selina) and Charles Melvin Musgrave (Evette); a daughter, Tonya Musgrave; a stepson, Jeffrey Goodpaster; a sister, Betty Ann Musgrave; a brother, Lee Musgrave; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Scott Gregory Musgrave and Derrick Allen Musgrave; a brother, John Musgrave; and a sister, Eleanor.

Services will be held 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28 at Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 or one hour prior to time of service on Saturday.

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