Biography: Charles Leon Monroe, 61, of Angleton, Texas, passed away on Saturday, May 15, 2021. Visitation will be held Friday, May 21, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Gardner’s Funeral Home 507 W. Orange St., Angleton, Texas. A Celebration of his Life will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Bible Way Outreach Church, 201 Miller St., Angleton, Texas, Rev. Alonzo Brown Officiant/Eulogist. Interment will follow at St. John Cemetery, Van Vleck, Texas. Charles was born in Alvin, Texas to Emma May Monroe and Levi Monroe, Sr. Charles attended the Angleton Independent School system. For 34 years he was gainfully employed at Union Pacific Railroad. Charles fell in love with the love of his life Djuana Kitchens, and they entered in holy matrimony, to their union three daughters were born: LeAtrice, Laura, and Leah. His hobbies included drag racing, playing dominoes, shooting dice, watching football on Sundays, fishing, cooking barbeque, taking family vacations, spending time with his grandchildren. Charles is preceded in death by his parents Levi and Emma Monroe, his brothers Levi Monroe, Jr., Earnest Wyckoff, Bruce Bell, David Bell and John May; and his sister Jacqueline Monroe. Charles life will be forever cherished in the lives of his wife of 45 years Djuana Monroe, his children, LaAtrice Kitchens-Monroe, Laura Monroe, and Leah Monroe, his grandchildren, Terrance, Jayani, Levi, Jaycee and Janae; his godchildren, Jarrett, Djuana, and Rovon, his aunts, Jeanette Coffield, and Henrietta Monroe; his uncles Harold May, and James May; his special friend, James Bevil, Sr., his sisters-in-law, Ruby Owens, and Sharon Kitchens, a host of other relatives and friends. Seating will be limited to Convid-19 Guidelines.