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Charles W. Biederman

Arkadelphia, AR, 1923 - 2014

Charles W. Biederman Jr., age 90, of Arkadelphia died Sunday, October 26, 2014. He was born November 4, 1923 in Hickman, Ky., the son of Charles W. and Johnnye Porter Biederman. He was retired engineer for Reynolds Metals. He was a U.S. Army Veteran having served in the Philippines. He was a graduate of LSU with a Masters Degree in Engineering. He was a member of St. Michael's Episcopal Church.
Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Elizabeth Ware Biederman, one son, Charles W. "Billy" Biederman III and his wife, Allison of Helena, one daughter, Barbara "Lynn" Hansard of Arkadelphia, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Graveside funeral services with military honors will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 29 in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens with Rev. C.B. Baker officiating. There will be no formal visitation. Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements. Sign on-line guest book at

Published October 28, 2014

Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home
517 Clay St., Arkadelphia, AR
Phone: 870-246-4551