Charles Wesley "Wes" Lockman was born on July 16, 1941, as the only child of Edna Henrietta Link and Charles Richard Lockman, in Terre Haute. He attended Maryland Elementary School and was a 1959 graduate of Honey Creek High School.
He and his wife, Carolyn Darlene Poer Lockman, celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary a week ago. Wes worked for Floyd's Garage for nearly 30 years and then in 1990, he and Carolyn began their own business, Lockman Repair. He was a member of the Antique Car Club and Master Scuba Diver in his earlier years, toured the country by motorcycle trike, and enthusiastically participated in Cowboy Action Shooting during the past 17 years. He died on Dec. 25, 2017.
Wes is survived by his wife and best friend, Carolyn; his two children, Lisa Lockman (Thomas McChristian) of Lincoln, Neb., and son, Dale Wesley Lockman (Melinda Hastings) of Terre Haute; five grandchildren, Tyler Marie Lockman Streacker (Johnathon Streacker), Dale Rodney Lockman, Charles Ross Lockman, Thomas Liam McChristian and Glenn Keegan McChristian; one great-grandchild, Kennedy Claire Streacker. He was dearly loved and will be greatly missed.
A celebration of life will be held Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, from 1 to 3 p.m. with a service at 3 p.m. DeBaun Funeral Home, 85 E. Springhill Drive, Terre Haute, Ind. Online condolences may be left at:
Published on December 26, 2017