Charles M. English

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Charles M English passed away on Tuesday, November 20,

2018. He was surrounded by his wife and children in the comfort of his home.

Charles was native to Mansfield, Louisiana, and had been a resident of Sulphur since 1974. He was a graduate of Mansfield High School, USL, and McNeese State University. While in college at USL in Lafayette, he was a 5 year letterman on the USL basketball team. Charles enjoyed sharing many stories of former students, former games, and former coaches. He was the absolute biggest fan of his grandchildren.

Charles is survived by his wife of 50 years Dianne Guy English: his children, Stuart Clifton English and wife Traci, Katy Elizabeth English Doucet and husband Corey: grandchildren, Jacob Paul English, Molly Elizabeth Peveto, and Ethan Pierce Doucet: one aunt Bobbie English of Mansfield; mother-in-law Frances Clifton; brother-in-law Steve Clifton of Wharton, TX; brother-in-law and sister-in-law Paul and Karen Clifton: nieces, nephews, cousins.

Memorial service was Sunday, November 25th at Henning Memorial United Methodist Church. Burial will take place at Pollard Cemetery in Lula in Desoto Parish at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Louisiana Baptist Children’s Home (7200 Desiard Street, Monroe, LA), Pollard Cemetery (c/o Don Ray English, 4968 Highway 84 East, Mansfield, LA 71052), the Beryl Shipley Mended Hearts Scholarship (UL Development Office, P.O. Box 43410, Lafayette, LA 70504), or a charity of their choice.

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