He was born March 24, 1947, in Cape Girardeau, to Robert and Hazel Harmon Hargraves.
Charles worked at VIP Industries in Cape Girardeau.
Survivors include a brother, David (Gloria) Hargraves of Altenburg, Mo.; and a sister, Joy (Donnie) Dunn of Cape Girardeau.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A private graveside service will be at Cape County Memorial Park Mausoleum, with the Rev. Rob Mehner officiating.
Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.fordandsonsfuneralhome.com.