Charles Onmon Claburn, Sr. affectionately known as Charlie went to be with the Lord on January 16, 2022. He was born on July 27, 1934, to Minnie Beatrice Denny Claburn and Joe Ollie Claburn.
Charlie grew up and graduated from Monahans High School in 1953. Charles was a man of many talents. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, hunting, playing cards, and dominoes, carpentry, and bowling. His ability to charm and make friends was second to none. Charlie’s smile and quick wit would warm your hearts and make you laugh. He found great joy in his friends and family who could always find him in his Man Cave enjoying life. Charlie was self employed and well respected in the oil and gas industry here in West Texas.
Charlie was preceded in death by his parents and three siblings, Ortha Claburn, Gladys Harris, and Austin Claburn.
He is survived by his wife Virginia Claburn of Alamogordo, NM, sister, Nellie Jo Hill of Santa Anna, Texas, five children, Chuck Claburn and wife Nancy of Granbury, Texas, Patti Stevenson and husband Mike of San Antonio, Texas, Mike Claburn and wife Shelia of Wink, Texas, Mark Claburn and wife Sarah of Mansfield, Texas, Allen Claburn and wife Heather of Ozona, Texas, and fourteen grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren.
Pall bearers for the service: Chad Claburn, Brent Stevenson, Michael Claburn Jr., Bradley Stevenson, Jacob Claburn, Braxton Claburn, and Bradon Claburn
Honorary Pallbearers are Bobby Garduno, Skip Byron, Jim Crawford, and Kale Allen