Charles Oliver Haverfield, age 95, Parker, Kansas passed away on Friday March 20, 2020. He was born on May 4, 1924 in Parker, Kansas the son of George and Violet Robinson Haverfield. He graduated from Parker High School in the Class of 1942. He proudly served his country in the United States Army. He married Betty Clark on December 9, 1951. To this union three sons were born. The marriage ended in divorce. He later married Helen McCarty Hampton on January 16, 1970. She preceded him in death March 21, 2009. He was a member of the Parker Historical Society and the Western Missouri Antique Tractor and Machinery Association. He and wife Helen traveled from Spring through Fall, attending shows with an antique tractor and stone burr mill. He was also preceded in death by siblings Owen Haverfield and Wilma Coleman, stepchildren, Phillip Hampton and Cheryl Erwin, and grandson PJ Hampton. Charles is survived by three sons, Charles Haverfield(Linda), Robert Haverfield(Sheila), and Stephen Haverfield(Rose and their son Dustin), stepson, Charles Hampton Sr.(Virginia), two step daughters, Marilyn Sheets Rhoades and Rolleen Stites(Alvin), a step daughter in law, Bertha Hampton, many grand, great and great-great grandchildren.
A gathering of friends and family will be held 10 am to 12 noon Saturday, October 24, 2020 at the Linn County 4-H Building, Mound City, Kansas. Contributions are suggested to the Parker Historical Society, c/o Schneider Funeral Home, P.O. Box 304, La Cygne, KS 66040. Online condolences can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com.