Charles Stanton Field, Jr. ’42

Charles Stanton Field, Jr. ’42 of Shuqualak, Miss., died November 9, 2006. He graduated from Columbia Military Academy in Columbia, Tenn., and attended Davidson College and Mississippi State University. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Signal Corps and served in World War II. Following the war, he returned home to Calyx, Miss., and farmed cattle and timber for many years. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents and his wife of forty-eight years, Hazel Weir Field and his second wife, Ruth Francys Temple Field. Survivors include his sons, Charles Stanton Field III of Albuquerque, N.M. and Robert Williams Field of Calyx, Miss.; a daughter-in-law, Margie Tulley Field of Calyx; grandchildren, Laura Field Nelson, Karen Field Cole, Michelle Field Elmore , and Walter Williams Field; great-grandchildren, Lindsey Karen Nelson, William Keith Nelson, Robert Gentry Elmore, and John Stanton Cole; step-daughters, Carol Lynn Koutroulis and Marge Ann Revere.