Charles “Charlie” McVea Boze, a native and resident of Baton Rouge, LA, passed away on September 25, 2023 at the age of 79. He was a long-time employee of Kleinpeter Farms Dairy and the State Times and Morning Advocate. Charlie proudly served in the US Navy. He loved watching LSU sports and spending time with his family, especially watching his grandchildren play ball.
Charlie is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Shoney; his children: Beth and Scott Templet, Donna and Todd Culley, Mark and Rita Boze, and Brenda and Robby Roach; his grandchildren: Jackson (Elizabeth) and Ashlynn Culley, Braedon Boze, Bennett Templet, Bobby (Taylor) and Randy Roach; his great-grandchildren: Miles and Genevieve; his siblings: Kathleen and Glynn Breaux, Patty Montet, Jeannie Rasmussen, Melanie Cullen, Lindy and Gene Percy, and Mark and Lee Montet. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Birma Montet; his brothers-in-law Fred Rasmussen and Michael Cullen.
Charlie will be remembered for his strong work ethic and his outgoing personality and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
A memorial service to celebrate Charlie’s life will be held on Monday, October 2, 2023 at Faithful United Methodist Church of St. Amant with visitation starting at 9am until service time at 11. A private burial will take place at a later date.