He was preceded in death by parents Charles W. Oliver and Anna Oliver.
Charles is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Mary Jane Oliver, son; Todd Oliver; daughter; Mary Ann Oliver-Knoepfler, sisters; Norma Jean Smith and Linda Ann Oliver; grandsons; Anthony Tobias Oliver, Joshua Matthew Knoepfler; and great-grandson, Michael Richard Knoepfler; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Charles is a member of Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church and the Virgil Anderson Sunday School Class.
Charles received a BS degree in Accounting from ETSU. He began his career at Eastman Chemical in 1967 as a Systems Programmer and retired in 2004 with a distinguished career.
He was a member of United States Council for International Business, IBM - Customer Executive Advisory Council.
In lieu of flowers the family invites donations in Charles' name to Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church, Holston Home for Children and The Crumley House.
Receiving of friends Tuesday, May 8 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm at Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church, 201 East Market Street, Johnson City, (423) 461-8070. There will be a memorial service officiated by Mark Gooden at 2:00pm. The reception to follow at the Munsey Christian Life Center.