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Charles “Charlie” Edward Newell, 81, of LaBelle, Missouri, passed away on April 22, 2021 in LaBelle Missouri.

He was born in Sedalia, Missouri on December 24, 1939 to Charles and Geneva (Lamont) Newell. He was married to Charleen (Hankins) Newell. She preceded him in death October 12, 2018.

He is survived by his daughters, Susan Barbee (Scott) of Hannibal, Missouri, and Rebecca Miller (Mark) of LaBelle Missouri; grandchildren, Desiree Davis (Aaron), Donnie Barbee Jr (Cari), Sierrah Maple (Matt), Sariah Barbee, Leighan Allen (Darrell), Steven Collins (Monica), Cheyenne Blackshear (Tommy), Chris (Alexis) Miller and Nicole Madsen; great-grandchildren, Alyssa and Deven Halemeyer, Austin Davis, Emily and Colton Allen, Derik Hubbard, Tanner Hees, Aubriella Blackshear, Jason, Emily and Johnathan Reed, Dana Powell Jr., Abigail, Allison, Arri, Kara and Cairo Miller, Madison, Layne, and Averi Ferguson, and Mikaylyn Boden.

Beside his parents and his wife, Charlie was also preceded in death by his daughter, Elizabeth Alexander.

Charlie was jack of all trades including a mechanic and fabricator for many years. He enjoyed going to auctions, gardening, reading, watching westerns, fishing and spending time with his family.

Cremation will be handled by Hudson- Rimer Funeral Home in Edina Missouri. A memorial service will be held at a later date.