Mr. Charles W. Bess, 75, of Wharton, passed away Jan. 24, 2021, in Fort Worth. Mr. Bess was born April 15, 1945 in Galveston to Isaac and Ida Davenport Bess Sr. 

Surviving are brother Ronald Bess of Sweeney; Jackie Bess of Burleson; sister Doris Francis of Wharton; along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Viewing was noon to 1 p.m. on Friday. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30 at Evergreen Memorial Park, with the Rev. Humphrey, pastor, officiating.

Services under the direction of Gooden-Hatton Funeral Home, Inc.

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