VEST ,C. Earl "Pinky", 77, passed away, September 27, 2012. Earl was a district manager for the General Telephone Company of Sarasota and Bradenton. He was a proud member of the Masonic Lodge. He was also involved in the Methodist Church, Lyons Club and United Way. Attention to family was Earl's number one priority in life. He always enjoyed life to the fullest. His charismatic personality was so strong and fun loving. His compassion for family and friends was his joy. Treating everyone the same was a leading guide in his life. Earl is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Caroline; three daughters, Kimberly Marrero, Melanie Alibasic and Cami Fullington; 8 grandchildren, Tarsilia, Marissa and Sofia Marrero; Ariell, Nicolas and Maria Alibasic; Courtney and Dakoda French; A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date. Covell Funeral Home.