Charles Ray Huckelby

July 27, 1946June 27, 2019

Charles Ray Huckelby, 72, passed away at his residence in Gaston, Indiana, on Thursday, June 27, 2019. He was born on Saturday, July 27, 1946, in Scott County, Tennessee, the son of Eddie and Nancy (Smith) Huckelby.

Charles proudly served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He worked for Chrysler Corporation as a Tool and Die Maker as well as a set-up man. Charles loved working on classic cars and hotrods and was a member of the Crown City Cruisers out of Dunkirk, Indiana. He also enjoyed NASCAR, spending time with his grandkids, and all animals.

Survivors include his wife, Annette Huckelby, Gaston, Indiana; two daughters, Stephenie (Lana Collins) Tyson and Tina (Chris) Bishop; four grandchildren, Tyler and Nathan Bishop, Charles Tyson Jr., and Jayme Atkin.; one brother, Dennis Huckelby; and his best friend, Charles Huckeby.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, and three sisters.

Cremation will take place and there will be no services.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Indiana Donor Network.

Elm Ridge Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be directed to the family at


  • Indiana Donor Network


  • Cremation will take place and there will be no services.


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Tammy Owens

July 8, 2019

A very kind man that I will forever remember, my heart and prayers for his wife Annette, his children Stephanie, Tina, and his grandchildren.

Deanna Best

July 2, 2019

My sincerest condolences! Charlie will be missed my many! I am so glad I got to know him when we worked together! He was a very kind and caring man!