Carl Waugh

Carl Lee Waugh, 93, of Winterset died Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, at Guthrie County Hospital in Guthrie Center, Iowa. 

A Graveside Service Tribute was held Friday, Nov. 13, 2020, at the Morrisburg Cemetery, rural Stuart. 

Carl was born on July 7, 1927, in rural Madison County, Iowa, to Elza Ayres Waugh and Ruth Lorraine (Frey) Waugh. He graduated Earlham High School in 1945. On April 30, 1949, Carl was united in marriage to Ruby Frances Mobley. To this union were born three children. Carl lived 22 years in Waukee, moving from Des Moines in March of 1953. He moved to Le Claire, Iowa, in January of 1976 and retired to Panora in January of 1989. Carl was a loving husband and father. Carl spent his career driving truck, owning his own, and later working for Brady Motor Freight and Smith Transfer. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Ruby; and his brother, Robert Claire Waugh. 

He is survived by his three children: Ronald Russell Waugh (Linda) of Cumming, Rebecca Ann Waugh (Bill Simmons) of Louisville, Colo., and Christine Sue Hale (Lindsey) of Carroll; four grandchildren: Jami Rodgers, Jessica Henely, John Waugh, and Jordin Simmons; seven great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends. Memorial contributions may be made to the Guthrie County Hospital Foundation. 

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