Obituaries

Charlotte Sturgill -

Charlotte Hickman Sturgill, of Jonesborough, TN, was called home early Monday morning, June 17, 2013, due to apparent congestive heart failure.

Charlotte had lived in Kingsport most of her life and was a graduate of Sullivan High School, class of 1960.

Charlotte worked as a secretary in Maryland for the U.S. Naval Department until she retired in 1978. She lived in Jonesborough upon returning from Maryland. She was a member of the Open Door Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles “Stoney” Hickman and Ilene Morelock Hickman; and one step son, Dale Sturgill.

Charlotte is survived by her husband, Johnny Sturgill, Jonesborough, TN; sister, Kathy J. Hickman, of Kingsport, TN; brother, Ricky Hickman and wife, Kathy D. Hickman, of Kingsport; step-daughter, Missy Whitaker and husband, Bo, of Jonesborough; two step-granddaughters, Meadow Sturgill and Kristen Whitaker; step-grandson, Brandon Whitaker; and her beloved Shih Tzu, Sydney.

The funeral service took place Thursday, June 20, at Hamlett-Dobson Chapel with Rev. Virgil Anders officiating.

Graveside services were held Friday, June 21, 2013, at Washington County Memory Gardens. Pallbearers were be Gary Morelock, David O’Roark, Danny Ferguson, Darrell Ferguson, Wayne Goad and Charles Williams. Honorary Pallbearers were be Jim Cartwright and Bob Workman.

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Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport, is serving the family. (423) 378-3134