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Charles Chester "Carl" Jett Jr.

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Charles Chester "Carl" Jett Jr. Obituary
Charles (Carl) Chester Jett, Jr., 84, affectionately known as "Pa" passed away peacefully at home with his wife, Sally, at his side, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. Carl was president of Newport News High School, 1952 and a graduate of UVA in 1956. He was a proud owner of Carl's Juvenile Furniture for 30 years and an honored Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Chester Jett, Sr. and his mother, Genevieve Hodges Jett and sister, Dorothy Black . Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Sally Jett; son, Chip Jett (Cindy); daughter, Debbie Williamson (Wayne); brother, Donald W. Jett (Shirley); grandchildren, Chess Jett and Carla Wermann (David). The family will receive friends Sunday, Aug. 12, beginning at 1 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with entombment in Peninsula Memorial Park.
Published in Daily Press on Aug. 11, 2018
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