December 11, 1961 - January 28, 2019
Charles Edward Jerrell, age 57 and a resident of Thomas, died early Monday morning January 28, 2019 at his home. He was married to the only love of his life, Valeria Turnage Jerrell for the last 29 years. After working in construction most of his life, Charlie left his own sheetrock business and alongside his wife returned to Franklinton to help in the family trucking business. He obtained his CDL license and drove a milk truck for Turnage Trucking. He loved his mother in law and father in law and was a great help in caring for them during their final years of life. Charlie loved hunting, fishing and the outdoors. He liked to Bar-B-Que and if you knew him, you knew he loved to eat, as he was a meat and potatoes type of guy.
Also survived by: 3 Daughters and Sons in law: Kristina and Juan Elizondo of Folsom, Kimberly Jerrell of Thomas, Amanda Catchot and Francisco Ruiz of El Dorado, AR; Grandchildren: Ava Elizondo, Kinslee Ingram, Gabriela Ingram, Keegan Ingram, Gaven Ingram; Brothers: Samuel Jerrell, Jr. of Thomas, Richard Dale Jerrell of Bush; Sister in law and Brother in law: Pat and Danny Lea; Also numerous half-brothers, half-sisters, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father S.J. Jerrell, Sr., mother Janella Cotton Carroll, a sister Dorothy Jerrell, grandmother Margie Ponthieux, grandfather L.A. Jerrell.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Wednesday January 30th from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm and after 10:00 am on Thursday. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel at 2:00 pm Thursday with Eld. Duane Ball and Eld. Darren Uzell officiating. Burial will follow in the Turnage Cemetery near his home.
The family wishes to express a sincere thank you to the staff of St. Tammany Hospital as well as Hospice of St. Tammany for their care and support.
Pallbearers: John Mord, Lewis Williams, Delbert Wood, Robbie Turnage, Wayne Duncan, Randee Jerrell
Honorary Pallbearers are Toney McDaniel, Brycen Duncan, Donald Herring, Billy Fitzmorris