Charles Steven “Poppi” or “Charlie” Palmer, 61, passed away at his home in Fruitdale, on June 21, 2019.
Mr. Palmer is survived by his wife, Patricia Elaine Cartwright; brothers, Willie Paul Palmer, Stanley Palmer, Wilson Palmer, Dannie Joe Palmer, Kenneth Palmer and Joseph “Joey” Palmer; sisters, Sharon Sikes, Sherri Dees, Glenda Blackmon and Tonya Mosley; grandchildren, Charles Donovan Hopkins, Jacob Asher Hopkins and Ava Elaine Hopkins; and son-in-law, Matthew Hopkins
Preceding him in death are his parents, Willie Roscoe Palmer and Pearline West; sister, Lanelle Beech; brother, Ronald Palmer; and daughter, Tonya Elaine Hopkins.
Funeral services were Tuesday, June 25, at Chatom Church of God, with Revs. John and Naomi Brown officiating and St. Stephens Funeral Home directing. Interment followed at Yellow Pine Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Timmy Crager, Thomas Hagan, Tim Thornton, Mitchell Palmer, Jimmy Palmer, Charlie Ganey, Cody Crager and Randy Palmer. Alternates were Sawyer Dees and Alex Crager. Honorary pallbearers were Ken Revette, Phillip Till, Wayne Beasley and special friends.