ODESSA Charles Eugene Everett, 71, of Odessa, passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at his residence. He was born August 26, 1942, in Scranton, Pennsylvania, to Fred Everett and Madlyn Everett Knouf. He was a retired Insurance Claims Investigator, owned and operated Everett & Company for thirty years.|
He is preceded in death by his parents, Fred Everett and Madlyn Knouf. He is survived by his wife, Jerry Everett of Odessa; his sister, Marilyn Adams of Cedar Park, TX; his brother, Fred Everett, Jr. & wife Susan of Live Oak, TX; step-brother, Tommy Knouf & wife Judy of Virginia Beach, WV; daughters, Gayle Burleson & husband Jerry of Artesia, NM, and Kim Harrison & husband Stan of Odessa; four grandchildren, Cory Burleson, Bryant Burleson, Taylor Harrison and Sean Harrison; nieces, Ronni Sue Kamradt and Jennifer Davis; and nephew, John Adams.
Charlie moved to Uvalde, TX, as a small child and grew up there, graduating from Uvalde High School. He played football for Texas A&I in Kingsville, graduating with a business degree. He moved to Odessa in 1965, beginning his career in insurance claims investigations. He and Jerry enjoyed spending time with their grandkids and going to ball games.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, August 4, at Sunset Memorial Gardens, officiated by Reverend Jimmy Braswell, under the direction of Hubbard-Kelly Funeral Home in Odessa.
Published in Odessa American on Aug. 1, 2014