Charles
Charles "Charlie" Edwin Bean

January 16, 1934 - June 24, 2020
Born in Bowling Green, Kentucky
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Obituary

Charles “Charlie” Edwin Bean, 86, of Bowling Green, Kentucky passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2020. He was born to the late Lewis and Marie Bean on January 16, 1934 in Bowling Green, Kentucky. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Verneil Rush.

Charles was a Bowling Green High School 1951 graduate. He also graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in nursing from Western Kentucky University, and attended the School of Anesthesia in Madison, TN. He worked as a surgical assistant for Graves Gilbert Clinic for 20 years and practiced anesthesia in various places including Bowling Green. He was a Hospital Corpsman Second Class in the Navy for four years. He had his pilot license from the Bowling Green Regional Airport and enjoyed racing stock cars at Beech Bend. Charles also attended West End Church of Christ, where he once served as deacon.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Linda (Miller) Bean of Bowling Green; daughter, Judy (Bean) Clark and husband, Lindsay of Florida; son, Tony Bean and wife, Dietra of Indiana; and daughter, Debbie Dickenson of Bowling Green; sister, Virginia Walters; brother, Douglas Bean; brother, Bobby Joe Bean; and four grandchildren; Andrew Bean, Lin Clark Ash, Alexander Bean, and Cassidy Clark.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. until the service hour of 10:30 a.m. at the J.C. Kirby & Son Broadway Chapel. Burial is to immediately follow in Woodburn Cemetery.

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Visitation
J.C. Kirby & Son Broadway Chapel
832 Broadway Av.
Bowling Green, KY USA 42101
Saturday, June 27, 2020
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Funeral
J.C. Kirby & Son Broadway Chapel
832 Broadway Av.
Bowling Green, KY USA 42101
Saturday, June 27, 2020
10:30 AM