August 5, 1935 - October 19, 2016
Greenwood, Indiana | Age 81
Charles E. Mellencamp, 81, of Greenwood, Indiana, passed away October 19, 2016. He was born to the late Edwin & Irene Mellencamp on August 5, 1935 in Cortland, Indiana. Charles worked for Greenwood Community School Corporation for 36 years as the Director of Guidance, formerly teaching English and serving as the English department chairperson. He was a member of Community Church of Greenwood, Gideon's International and Greenwood Christian Academy Education Board.
Charles is survived by his wife of 57 years, Betty Holzlider Mellencamp; two daughters, Elizabeth M. Johnson (David McMillan) and Rebecca J. Chan (Edward M. Chan); five grandchildren, Nate and Claire Brock, Rachel Chan, Sarah Chan and Conner McMillan along with several beloved nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by a brother, William L. Mellencamp.
Calling will be 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, October 23 at Community Church of Greenwood, 1477 West Main Street, Greenwood, IN 46142. A funeral service will be held at Community Church of Greenwood on Monday, October 24 at 11:00 a.m., with calling from 10:00 a.m. to service time. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, Seymour, IN. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Community Church of Greenwood. Arrangements entrusted to Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory – Greenwood Chapel.