Charles Byron Beverage, 95, of Richmond, VA, passed away on March 19, 2020, at his home. He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Millie Sullenberger Beverage; three children, Charles Jr., Luther Scott (Jennie), and Elizabeth B. Falkner (Henry); six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
Charles was born December 26, 1924 in Monterey, VA, the son of Isaac Luther and Clara Hester Seybert Beverage. He was the last survivor of their ten children.
Charles was a graduate of Monterey High School. He attended Hampden Sydney College and received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia. Charles was a member of the Honor Committee and a number of societies.
He retired from Dominion Energy after 37 years of service.
Charles remained a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather and friend until the time of his death. He will be remembered for his sharp mind, generous heart, witty personality and energetic spirit. He enjoyed genealogy, gardening and hunting in the mountains of Highland County. Charles was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and the Fellowship Sunday School Class. Contributions can be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 903 Forest Avenue, Richmond, VA 23229. A memorial service will be held at a later date at the Monterey Cemetery in Monterey, VA.