Charles Beverly Jett, “Charlie”, of Tullahoma, passed this life on Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 at Life Care Center of Tullahoma at the age of 77.
Mr. Jett was born in Sparta, TN to the late C. O. and Charlie Mae Jett.
Mr. Jett was a graduate of Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville, TN and worked as an Electrical Engineer for A.R.O. He was a member of Cedar Lane Church of Christ and his hobbies included woodworking, Ham Radio (call sign W4GUE) and he was a small aircraft pilot.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Jett is preceded in death by one brother, John L. Jett and one son-in-law, Kent Hutson.
Mr. Jett is survived by his wife, Barbara Jett of Tullahoma; one son, Greg Jett and wife Suzanne of Hendersonville; two daughters, Tonya Thompson and husband Rick of Rotoroua, New Zealand, Denise Hutson from Nolensville; one sister, Barbara Gail Jett of Tullahoma; and eight grandchildren, Audrey Gibson and husband Kayne, Mallory LePourtre and husband Paul, Brittany Temples and husband Travis, Tyler Panell, Hunter, Sarah, Conner, and Dylan Jett; and two great-grandchildren, William Hutson Gibson and Owen Thomas Temples.
A memorial service for Mr. Jett will be held on Saturday, December 1st, 2012, at 10:00am in Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Pat Allison officiating.
Visitation with the family will take place after the memorial service until 1:00pm with a graveside service at 3:00pm at Highland Cemetery in Sparta, TN.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Cedar Lane church of Christ Children’s Ministry, or the “Eagles Nest” 1200 Cedar Lane, Tullahoma, TN 37388 or to the Shepherd’s House 712 1st Ave,Tullahoma,TN37388.
Kilgore Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.