CHARLES FREDERICK BAIZE
Evansville, IN – Charles Frederick Baize, 78, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away at his home surrounded by those who loved him on Saturday, July 18, 2020.
Charles was born on December 3, 1941 in Mt. Vernon, Indiana, the son of the late James Thomas and Dora (Cooney) Baize.
Charles proudly served his country in the United States Army. After leaving the military he began working at the Ayshire Coal Mine in 1972 and retired in 1996. He was a member of the UMWA local 1907 and was the President of the Hadi Chanters in 1990.
Charles is survived by his wife of 39 years, Katherine Near Baize of Evansville, IN; sister, Juanita Burkes; son, Zachary Baize with the USN; daughters, Barbara Baize of NY, Charlene Chambers of Newburgh, IN; four grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Charles F. Baize Jr.; three brothers, George William Baize, Kenneth James Baize, and Earl Lawrence Baize.
Special thanks to the nursing staff at Heart to Heart Hospice and Chemo Buddies.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.