Mr. Charles L. Starns, age 71, of Newnan, died July 27, 2007 at Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Starns was a native of West Point, Georgia. He was born there on September 13, 1935, one of eight children born to the late Charles L. Starns, Sr. and Ethel Minor Jones Starns. Prior to his retirement, Mr. Starns was a project manager for Jerry L. Johnson and Associates in Morrow, GA. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, a brother, and his daughter, Brenda Faye Starns. Surviving him is his wife of almost fifty years, Rose Marie Smith Starns; his children, Charles David Starns, Charles Richard Starns and Angela Marie Bryan. Also surviving are his siblings Horace Lee Starns, John Edward Starns, Betty White, Mary Ann Shockley, Gail Stafford and Hazel Rushing. He has four grandchildren and was anticipating the birth of a first great grandchild at the time of his death. In accordance with his wishes, a private memorial service will be held later in his hometown of West Point. Online condolences may be expressed at