Father of Norma Jean Thacker; grandfather of Stacey Ealley; great-grandfather of Nicholas Ealley and Teyah Kinsey. Also survived by several cousins and many friends. Charles was born in Washington, DC to J. Norman and Ruth V. Ager. He grew up on Ager Rd. in Hyattsville and graduated from the Maryland School for the Deaf in Frederick, MD. He later resided on Jefferson St. with longtime friends Julia Burgos and Marian Lopez for several years.