Charles David Hough, 87, of Lebanon, died Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, in Lebanon.
He was born Tuesday, May 24, 1932, at Oakland, Mo. to Elva and Myrtle McClanahan Hough.
On Oct. 31, 1954, he married Joyce Elaine Lamkins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Ronald David Hough; a brother, Merle Hough; three sisters, Jessie Vogler, Charline Curry, Lenore West, and an infant brother, Robert Hough.
Charles served our country in the United States Air Force for two years during the Korean War. He worked for McDonnell Douglas, and  owned and operated the Dairy Queen in Lebanon for 20 years. He also owned and operated Lebanon Ford Sales from 1978 to 1993. He was an active and faithful member of the First United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife Joyce Hough; one son, Charles Daniel Hough (Angela), of Lebanon; a daughter-in-law, Kathy Hough, of Lebanon; one sister, Virginia Steele, of Lebanon; five granddaughters, Laura Hough, of Washington, D.C.; Rachel Hough, of North Carolina; Sarah Hough-Burger (Kevin), Amanda and Emily Hough, all of Lebanon; two great-grandchildren, Nadia Hough and Nathaniel Hazel.
Funeral services for Charles David Hough wee held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, at First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Marsha Vincent and the Rev. Kathy Osiel officiating. Burial was in Hough Chapel Cemetery with military honors provided by the United States Air Force, under the direction of Shadel’s Colonial Chapel of Lebanon. A memorial has been established to New Life House.


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