Actor was former trucker, Overdrive writer

| October 07, 2011

Charles Napier, who died Oct. 5, was a former trucker who was an Overdrive columnist in the early 1970s and appeared in several trucking movies and TV shows.

Read more about his trucking connections in this Overdrive Retro feature and this recent post to the Channel 19 blog.

  • Robby Gaines

    I’m really going to miss him. I think he was under rated as an actor. He was in most of my favorite tv shows. He always gave a great performance. And he was a friend to truckers. strives to maintain an open forum for reader opinions. Click here to read our comment policy.