Charles Waller was born August 18, 1951, to the late Deacon Joe and Deaconess Bessie Waller in Minden. He was preceded in death by four brothers, Artis Waller, Albert Waller, Mack Waller and James Waller and three sisters, Angeline Bell, Gertrude Donaldson and Hazel Seale. He departed this life suddenly Friday, June 20, 2014, at 6:15 a.m.
Charles united with Growing Valley Missionary Baptist Church at an early age. He graduated from Webster High School in 1973. Charles joined the United States Marine Corps in January 1971 where he served and received an Honorable Discharge.