She was a kind and generous person and accepting of everyone she met.
Charlene is survived by her daughter, Amy Brady-Taylor (Jeremy) of Elyria; 12 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, Clyde aka Mickey Nary of Oberlin and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Tina Marie Barbee in 2001; parents, Floyd and Edith Nary; brother, David Ford and sisters, Eleanor Houston, Bertha Norman, Zelma Matthews, Edith Thompson and Carol Ann Hayes.
Friends will be received Wednesday, August 13, 2014, from 5 until 7 P.M., at Dicken Funeral Home, 323 Middle Ave., Elyria. A graveside service will be Friday, August 15, 2014, at 2 P.M., at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township, with The Reverend Max E. Wood, Pastor of Harvest Fellowship Church of the Nazarene, Grafton, officiating.