Charles Ray Viars, Sr age 71, of Max Meadows, passed away on June 24, 2021. He was born in Wythe County on January 22, 1950 to the late Harry William and Margaret Viars. Charles was preceded in death by his wife Darlene Arnold Viars. He was retired from the Radford Army Ammunition Plat in Radford. Survivors include his two daughters and son-in-law, Chrystle Campbell of Rural Retreat; Stacy and Anthony Cali of Wytheville; two sons and daughter-in-law, John and Kathy Viars of Max Meadows; Charles Viars, Jr.; two grandsons, Jacob Madison Viars of Max Meadows; Dylan Speed and Heather Davis of Rural Retreat; granddaughter, Kristen Danielle and Tyler Atwood; three brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Gus Arnold of Wytheville; Michael and Kathy Arnold of Wytheville; David and Ann Arnold of Austinville; sister, Pauline and Doug Snow of Barren Springs; two brothers, Wayne Viars and Elmer Viars both of Austinville. Funeral service will be held 6 P.M. Sunday, June 27, 2021 at Grubb Funeral Home with Pastor Doug Silvers officiating. The family will receive friends from 4 P.M. until the time of the service Sunday at the funeral home. Graveside services will be held 11 A.M. Monday at the Mt Zion Cemetery in Piney. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.grubbfuneralhome.com The Viars family is in the care of Grubb Funeral Home in Wytheville, VA.