Charles Clifton English, 76, of West Orange passed away Thursday, July 23, in Orange.
Charles was born Dec. 7, 1938 in Groves, to Hattie Mae (Loftin) and James Clifton English. He lived in the Orange area since 1961 and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church of West Orange. Charles served his country in the US Navy during the Cold War. He worked at Levingston Shipyard as a welder and crane operator for many years. He enjoyed walking, working on cars, going fishing, going hunting and was avid sport fan. Charles was a loving and caring man who loved spending time with his family.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Those left to cherish his memory are his sisters, Janet Bobbitt of Pasadena, TX, Shirley McKinney of Buna, Brenda Garcia and husband, Jim of Corpus Christi, Joanna Brockman and husband, Don of Buna and Darlene Mazzagate and husband, Roy of West Orange. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and large a extended family.
A funeral service will be held Sunday, July 26, at 5:00 pm, at Dorman Funeral Home, with the Rev. David Millner. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 3:00 pm until service time.
Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.