Charles Elton Tollett, age 60 of Mineral Springs, Arkansas, passed away, Saturday, December 14, 2013 in Nashville. He was born, June 11, 1953 in Nashville to the late David Earl and Leila Maude O’Dell Tollett. He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Nashville. Charles was a construction worker and loved the outdoors. He loved camping, skiing, hunting and fishing, and was an avid swimmer. He also loved music. He was known for his famous (Swan Dive) that he would do for his kids. He was a family man; he dearly loved his family, especially his grandchildren. Charles was free spirited.
He was preceded in death by his parents as well as a sister, Carol J. Bundrick.
His survivors include his wife, Jacque Edwards Burnette Tollett of Mineral Springs
Children, Nikkie and husband John Tollett McLelland of Delight, Arkansas
Derek and wife Shana Tollett of Nashville
Step Children, Jason Dwayne Edwards of Mineral Springs
Justin Matthew and wife Paula Edwards of Vilseck, Germany
Bradley Ray Burnette of Hot Springs
2 Sisters, Phyllis A. Tollett Romans of Nashville
Terri L. Tollett Collins of Lafayette, Louisiana
And a host of other family and friends too numerous to name.
Services will be Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 2 pm at Immanuel Baptist Church in Nashville with Bro. Billy Dawson and Bro. Paul Bullock officiating. Interment will follow in Restland Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday night from 6 to 8 pm.
Memorials may be made to the United Cerebral Palsy Association, 9720 N. Rodney Parham Rd., Little Rock, Arkansas 72227 or to the National Association for Downs Syndrome, PO Box 206 Wilmette, Il. 60091, or to the Charity of Your Choice.