Charles Edwin Youngblood, 71, of Forney, Texas, passed away Jan. 23, 2014. He was born June 30, 1942, in Cleburne, Texas, to William Duke Youngblood and Willie Geneva (Matthews) Youngblood. Charles attended Tarleton State University, U.T. at Arlington School of Engineering, North Texas State University and Texas A&M at Commerce.
He married Patricia Owens on June 16, 1972, and together in 1982 they founded Mircronet Communications in Plano, Texas.
Charles is survived by his loving wife, Pat Youngblood of Forney, Texas; brother, Billy Youngblood and wife, Joan Youngblood, of Granbury, Texas; sister, Ruth Ann Youngblood and husband, Jesse, of Garland, Texas; nephew, Joe Johnson and wife, Traci, of Heath, Texas; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at Rest Haven Memorial Park, 2500 State Hwy 66 East, Rockwall, TX, 75087, with Pastor Rick Donaho officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday at the funeral home from 4-6 p.m.
2500 State Highway 66 East