Charles William Rockhold, 80, Mercer, MO, passed away Wednesday, August 2, 2023, at a Princeton, MO nursing home.

He was born on January 30, 1943, in Lineville, Iowa the son of Charles Raymond and Wilma Gladis (Clay) Rockhold.

On January 27, 1989, he married Barbara Ann Carson in Las Vegas, Nevada. She survives of the home.

Charles was a graduate of Lineville High School in 1961. He was a member of the Lineville Methodist Church and enjoyed playing golf and hunting in his spare time.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a first wife, Nancy Rockhold.

In addition to his wife, Barb, Charles is survived by his daughters, Angie Kesler (friend, Ron Stark), Huntsville, MO, Kim Hague (friend, Ron Corkins), Chillicothe, MO; sons, Jeff Rockhold, Olathe, KS and Ryan (Brianne) Sears, Des Moines, IA; grandchildren, Laci Budd (Eric), Nikki Plummer (Nick), Addyson Sears, Josh Rockhold, Jacob Rockhold (Sally), Tanner Beavers (Sarah),  Bryce Hague, Carson Sears; seven great grandchildren; sisters, Barb Street, Corydon, IA and Teri Caldwell (Stan), Carlisle, IA; brother, Cliff Rockhold (Peggy), Camdenton, MO and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 7 at Roberson Funeral Home, Princeton, MO. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Lineville, IA. The family will receive friends from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Evergreen Cemetery in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 316, Princeton, MO 64673. Online condolences may be left at