Charles L. Overstreet

  • BORN: June 4, 1935
  • DIED: June 29, 2017
  • LOCATION: Blue Springs, Missouri

Charles L. Overstreet, 82, of Blue Springs, Missouri died on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at his home in Blue Springs.

Born Tuesday, June 4, 1935 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, he was the son of the late Fred Overstreet and the late Lola Ellen Nimmo Overstreet. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty, one stepson, Timothy Helliker, and 2 brothers.

Mr. Overstreet served in the Army before obtaining a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from the Oklahoma University. He lived most of his life in Blue Springs, Missouri and married Betty Lou Allender on August 22, 1975. She preceded him in death on January 26, 2017. He worked for AT&T as an engineer for 35 years, retiring in 1995. He was a member of the Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church in Blue Springs, Missouri and a member of the National Rifle Association.

Surviving are two sons, Matthew (Raquel) Overstreet of Blue Springs, MO and Michael Overstreet of Lees Summit, MO, one daughter, Cindy Overstreet of Ithaca, NY; grandchildren Isabel Overstreet, Trysten Overstreet, Sarah Overstreet and step grandson, Joshua Estle.

A funeral service will be at 10:30 AM on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church located at 3108 SW US Hwy. 40 Blue Springs, Missouri 64015. Interment will be in City Cemetery, Higginsville, MO. Pallbearers are Matt Overstreet, Keith Helliker, Bob McCartney, Luke McCartney, Jeff Heitz and David Heitz. Memorial contributions may be sent to Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church, Blue Springs, MO.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

Funeral Service
  • July 08, 2017
    10:30 AM
  • Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church
  • 3108 SW U.S. Highway 40
  • Blue Springs, MO 64015
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  • July 08, 2017
    11:45 AM
  • City Cemetery
  • Higginsville, MO 64037
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