6/11/14 —- Charlie Martin Tinsley

Charlie Martin Tinsley, of Tullahoma, passed this life on Sunday, June 8th, 2014 at his residence at the age of 77.

Mr. Tinsley was born in Montgomery County, Tennessee to the late Clarence Ezra and Evie Mae Groves Tinsley.

During his life he worked in the construction and paving industry with Tinsley Bro. Paving and was a member of Forest Mill Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Tinsley is preceded in death by two sisters, Hattie May Sessler, and Elaine Adams.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Carole Tinsley of Tullahoma; two sons, Christopher Scott Tinsley of Estill Springs, and Jeffery Brian Tinsley and his wife Carrie of Conway, Arkansas; two daughters, Sandra Lynn Hatfield and her husband Ed of Estill Springs and Jeannie Arlene Johnson of Tullahoma; three brothers, Eddie Tinsley and his wife Anita of Estill Springs, Freddie Tinsley of Tullahoma, and Felix Tinsley and his wife Birdie Mae of Elkhart, Indiana; two sisters, Susie Tinsley of Tullahoma, and Sarah Welker and her husband King of Cumberland Furnace, Tennessee; and four grandchildren, Tyler Tinsley, Megan Brandon, Sarah Tate, and Sawyer Tinsley.

Visitation for Mr. Tinsley will be held on Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 from 6:00-9:00 pm at Kilgore Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Donald Gregory and Bro. John Daniel officiating.

Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.

Kilgore Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.flower2