He was born Nov. 25, 1936 to Noel Charlton, Sr. and Mary Browne Wilson in McKinney, Texas. Chuck attended high school in Corsicana, but his desire to serve his country led him to join the Naval Reserves at age 17.
After completing high school, he received his bachelor's degree from Baylor University in Waco and then graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas. After graduating from dental school, he served in the US Navy as a dentist, and spent a total of 32 years in the Navy, including 10 years on active duty.
He married Elaine Wasson on Dec. 23, 1967, in Wolfe City. They were members of the First United Methodist Church in Rockwall. He enjoyed playing golf with his wife and they volunteered together at their church.
He is survived by his loving wife, Elaine, son Chris Wilson and wife Jennifer, daughter Kim Middleton and husband Robert, grandchildren: Kaitlin, Timothy, and Nicholas Middleton, his brother Dr. Bill Wilson and wife Carma, and nephew Paul Wilson. He is also survived by his brother-in-law Dr. Robert Wasson and his wife Kay, sister-in-law Barbara and her husband Dr. Jerry Wesson, and their families.
He was preceded in death by his parents and parents-in-law, Sidney and Dorothy Wasson.
Chuck was a loving, kind and generous man and will be greatly missed by those who knew him.
A memorial graveside service is scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021 at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Wolfe City.