Charles (Chuck) Wesley Keating of Belle died Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at the age of 66. Chuck was born on February 6, 1946, in Grady, Arkansas. He is the son of the late James Wesley and Mary Belle Wrinkle Keating. On June 5, 1965, Chuck was married to Brenda Stubblefield and to this union three daughters were born.
Surviving Chuck is his wife Brenda and daughters Courtney Heck with her husband Herbie, Chrissy Basham with her husband Garry, and Karen Abel with her husband Mike. There are eight grand children Jordan with his wife Lachelle, Cody with his wife Tiffany, Hailey, Sawyer, Jacob, Brookelyn, Ledger, and Maverick, and three great grand children Jace, Ava, and Paislee. Also surviving are Chuck's brothers Buford and Johnny Keating and sisters Patsy Sorden, Bonnie Luker, and Linda Richardson. There is a special cousin Gary Wrinkle with his wife Betty.
Chuck is preceded in death by brothers James and Bob, and three infant siblings Wanda, Betty, and Danny.
Chuck retired in 1978 from Ford Motor Company and moved to his farm south of Belle. He enjoyed his retirement and his life hunting and fishing and spending time with his daughters and his grand children.
Services for Chuck were held on Sunday, November 25, 2012 from the Sassmann's Chapel in Belle. Interment was held in Liberty cemetery.