Charles R. Padgett(1928 - 2013)

Charles R. Padgett, 85, of Conway, passed from this life on Monday, April 22, 2013.
Born in Waynesboro, Va., on Jan. 10, 1928, he was a son to the late Robert Edward and Annie Ray (Carroll) Padgett.
Mr. Padgett was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He retired after 24 years of service with the United States Air Force, where he served during WWII, the Korean Conflict and the Viet Nam War.
Mr. Padgett is survived by his loving wife, Merillyn (Cross) Padgett; son, Christopher Padgett and wife Lisa of Conway; step-daughters, Wendy C. Coley and husband Marvin of California and Suzanne Shipley and husband Tom of Utah; one brother, Howard Padgett and wife Marie; six grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
His seven siblings preceded him in death.
A memorial service will be planned for a later date.
Cremation arrangements are by Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Conway.
Condolences may be sent online to

Funeral Home

Roller-Chenal Funeral Home
13801 Chenal Parkway Little Rock, AR 72211
(501) 224-8300

Published in The Log Cabin Democrat from Apr. 22 to Apr. 29, 2013