Charles Rex Hise

April 9, 1935September 21, 2022
OBITUARY FORM: Charles Rex Hise. Age 87 Born . April 9,1935. Monroe, Iowa. To George and Greta Hise. Came to California when he was 2 years old. Died: September 21, 2022, Merced, California Charles(Chuck) R. Hise came to California when he was two years old and lived in Yosemite National Park. Family moved to Merced, California, where Chuck started Second grade at John Muir Elementary, Chuck went although school in Merced and graduated Merced High School . He was so proud to have His two sons and a grandson graduate from Merced High. He went to work for AT&T right out of high school and worked there until he was drafted into the Army and sent to Fort Richardson, Alaska. he met the love of his life, Priscilla Lee .They were married and had 64 years 359 days together. After the army he came back to Merced and had 41 years with Telephone Company. He spent his entire life in service of others whether it was helping one individual or working with handicap Olympics, Telephone Pioneers, Little League baseball , cub scouts, and anyone who asked for a hand. He was affectionately known as “Mayor of Kensington Drive “ as he so enjoyed watching out for his neighbors. He was preceded in death by his Daughter Lori J. Wightman , parents George & Greta Hise, Sister Beverly Hise, Brother Donald Hise. Survived by wife Priscilla A.Hise, Son Darren R.Hise, Son Chris L. Hise, eight (8) grandchildren Alan Dale Wightman II ,Jennifer Hedrick, Meredith (Chris) Woods, Mallory (Andrew) Dodderer, Wyatt (Ema) Hise, Samuel Hise, Meghan Hise, Micah Hise. Eleven (11) great-grandchildren Molly Hedrick, Skylar Hunt, Lillie Hunt, Jackson Hunt, Jaco ballen Wightman, Loriana Wightman, Lilliana Hise, Tre Hise, Locke Dodderer, Crosby Dodderer, and Bowen Woods. Several nieces and nephews he loved dearly. Memorial will be October 22, 2022 , 11:00 am. Stanford Evans Funeral Home. Private interment.

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