Charles R. Zellers

LISBON – Charles R. “Chuck” Zellers, 80, died at 2:30 p.m. Monday at the Salem Regional Medical Center.

Born April 8, 1933, in Columbiana, he was the son of the late Charles Franklin and Viola (Berry) Zellers.

A 1952 graduate of Lisbon David Anderson High School, he served with the 98th Chemical Company of the Army at Upper Heyford Air Base in England from 1953 to 1955.

Mr. Zellers was employed by NRM Corporation in Columbiana for 29 years, retiring as a methods engineer.

Survivors include his wife, the former Martha Dotson, who he married June 20, 1953; a daughter, Leslie (Mark) McConaughy of Florida; a son, Jeffrey (Linda) Zellers of Salem; and a sister, Paula (Andy) McDaniel of Virginia.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home.

A private family service will be held Saturday morning at the East Carmel Cemetery Chapel near Rogers. Burial will follow.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the Lisbon David Anderson Athletic Association or to Alchemy Acres in Salem.

Friends may view Charles’ memorial webpage and send condolences online at