Charlotte Eleene Webb Corbell Lear

June 25, 1919 - June 22, 2016
Charlotte was welcomed into the arms of her savior, Jesus Christ on June 22, 2016.
 
Charlotte was born on June 25, 1919 to Jesse Thomas Webb, Sr. (Jess) and Willia Mabel Cartwright Webb in Van Alstyne, Texas.  
 
Two (2) years later she was blessed with a little brother, Jesse Thomas Webb, Jr. (JT).  
 
When Charlotte was approximately 6 years old, the family moved to Big Lake, Texas.  
 
Charlotte spent most of her life in Big Lake which is where she met her first husband Lewis Albert Corbell, Jr.  
 
She and L. A. were blessed with a son, Terry Richard Corbell. L. A. Corbell died in a boating accident in June 1946.  
 
Charlotte thereafter married Warner Calvin Lear July 1948. 
 
Born to Charlotte and Warner were Timothy Calvin Lear and twin boys Harry Foster Lear and Kye Burton Lear.  
 
Warner died in November 1981.  
 
Charlotte was a wife, mom, cookie maker, Boy Scout leader, school and insurance secretary and deputy sheriff, but most of all she prized her role as a mother more than anything.  
 
She was most proud of her four (4) boys and she always made them her number one (1) priority.  
 
When her grandchildren came along she made them the center of her attention and her love.  
 
Charlotte was preceded in death by her parents, her brother& sister-in-law, J. T. & Lois Webb, her two (2) husbands and her sister’s-in-law Edith Pettit and Iva Loftin.  
 
She is survived by her four (4) sons (Terry and wife Jackie Corbell, Tim and wife Linda Lear, Dr. Kye B. Lear & Harry F. Lear), a special niece Jane Webb Braswell and her husband Mike Braswell, six (6) grandchildren, six (6) great grandchildren and many cousins, nephews and nieces.   
 
Her family would like to express their sincere thanks for the care she received over the past many years from Dr. Linton, the nurses, personnel and friends at Carillon House in Lubbock, Texas and Hospice of Lubbock, Texas.  
 
Gravesite services, under the direction of Robert Massey Funeral Home, will be at 1:30 PM, Monday June 27, 2016 at Glen Rest Cemetery, Big Lake Texas with Pastor Buddy Helms officiating.  
 
If you wish to honor Charlotte’s life you can contribute to the West Texas Boys Ranch, Sul Ross State University General Scholarship Fund, Alzheimer’s Association or to a charity of your choice.  

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