Herbert Gene Uhles was born in Qulin, MO to John and Amy Greer.
Gene held may jobs throughout his life, including farming, butchering, carpentering Gas station owner, maintenance; but the job reflected back on was his time as custodian and bus driver at Maricopa Unified School District where he formed many life long relationships with the students, parents, teachers and many, many others.
He was a long-time member of Lakeview Southern Baptist Church which later merged with Fellowship Baptist.
He was preceded in death by his father, mother, wife; Evelyn, Brother; Harold Dean Greer, Daughter; Kelly Uhles-Schofield and Daughter-in-law: Carol Smith Uhles.
Gene is survived by his Brother; Jerry and Judy Greer, Sons; Garry and Joyce Uhles, Phil Uhles, David Uhles; Daughters, Sharon and Dennis Crenshaw, Deann and Ray Scott and Son-in-law; Kent Schofield. As well as 10 Grandchildren, 22 Great-grandchildren, 5 Great-Great-grandchildren, Numerous Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.
A viewing will be held on Wednesday, October 23rd from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Erickson & Brown Funeral Home, 501 Lucard Street Taft, CA. A Chapel Service will take place the following day, Thursday October 24th at 1:00 pm at Erickson & Brown Funeral Home.