CHARLES ‘CHUCK’ ENGLAND Obituary – May 8, 1938 – Nov. 7, 2019


Charles Amon ‘Chuck’ England, 81, of Pinson passed away Nov. 7, 2019 at Henderson Health & Rehabilitation Center.
Funeral services were at 2 pm. Sunday at Shackelford Funeral Directors – Crook Avenue with Tom Spellings officiating.
Burial followed with Naval Military Honors at Bear Creek Cemetery near Pinson.
The family received friends at Crook Avenue Chapel from 5:30-8 p.m. Saturday and from noon-2 p.m. Sunday.
He was born May 8, 1938 in the Madison Hall Community near Bemis, the son of the late Amon Cleo and Frances Carolyn Rice England. He attended high school at J.B. Young at Bemis. He married Elizabeth Jane Tucker in 1955. He joined the U.S. Navy in Jan. 1957 and served on the USS Saratoga as a meteorologist, serving a total of 20 years.
After the service they lived at Pinson where he owned and operated West Tennessee Upholstery for 37 years. Mrs. England died in 2011.
He married Evelyn Johnsey in 2013, and they continued to make their home at Pinson.
He was a member of the Henderson First United Methodist Church where he operated the sound system at the church.
He was also a member of the Pinson Ruritan Club.   
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Carol Johnsey England of Pinson; a son, Kevin (Sally) England of Paragould, Ariz.; a daughter, Vickie Cooke of Pinson; three grandchildren, Matthew (Christina) England, Dawn Poole and Erin (Jonathan) England Pounds; four great-grandchildren, Pepper Pounds, Megan Poole, Lucus England and Lana England; three brothers, Jerry (Linda) England of Pinson, Harry (Joyce) England of Finger and Herman (Robbie) England of Jackson; three sisters, Ella Mae Diggs of Pinson, Jackie Maddox of Pinson and Donna Boykin of Jackson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Elizabeth England; and a son, Chris England.