Charles Ashton Hottle

Published in The Washington Post on Dec. 27, 2017


Passed away December 23, 2017 in Fairfax Hospital,
Falls Church, VA surrounded with loved ones. He was
born in Alexandria, Virginia on December 15, 1933. The
son of the late Clyde and Virginia Hottle. He was preceded in death by three brothers,
Jimmy, Lester, and Albert Hottle; two sisters, Lucille Hutchinson, and Mary Guise.

He served in the United States Navy and worked for the Washington Star and The
Washington Post Newspapers.

He is survived by his wife Martha Crummett Hottle; two sons Rodney and wife Deborah in
Cheyenne, WY, and Paul and wife Deborah in Stafford, VA; five grandchildren and seven
great-grandchildren; four sisters Louise Suedkamp in Myersville, MD, Ruth Jones and
husband Leonard in Casper, WY, Judy Mungle in York, PA and Sandra Warren in Dublin,

Visitation will be Thursday, December 28, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Everly-Wheatley Funeral
Home, 1500 W. Braddock Rd., Alexandria, VA.

Services will be on Friday, December 29, 2017 at 11 a.m. with a viewing prior to from 10 to
11 a.m.

Interment to follow at National Memorial Park, Falls Church, VA.

Funeral Home
Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home
1500 West Braddock Road
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 998-9200