2113. Lewellyn Austin (Private).
Charles Edward Carruthers Sr. (son of
Charles Ebenezer Carruthers and Ida Pearl Hester) was
born on 28 Mar 1928 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.
(643) He died on 23 Feb 1998 in Tarrant County, Texas.
(248) He was buried in Greenwood Memorial Park, Tarrant County, Texas.
FW Star Telegram 2/25/98
Charles E. Carruthers Sr.
FORT WORTH - Charles E. Carruthers Sr., 69, a retired stone mason, died Monday,
Feb. 23, 1998, in Fort Worth.
Funeral: 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Greenwood Funeral Home. Dr. Bill Longsworth of
First United Methodist Church and the Rev. Mike Harkrider of Emmanuel Baptist
Church in Temple will officiate. Burial: Greenwood Memorial Park. Visitation:
6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Pallbearers: Ken Holtsclaw, Woody Simmons, J.R. Newton, Ken Thompson, Jack Esser,
Bob Loar, Jerry Harkrider and Jack Fanning. Honorary pallbearers: all active,
life, social and legion members of Moslah Directors.
Memorials: Emery Lilge Community Hospice House or Crippled and Burn Center of
Charles E. Carruthers Sr. was born March 28, 1928, in Fort Worth. He was a brick/stone
mason for over 50 years with Local Union No. 6. He was a 50-year Gold Card member
and was very dedicated to his profession. He belonged to Polytechnic Lodge No.
925, was a member of Moslah Temple and a life member of the Moslah Temple Directors.
He was a member of First United Methodist Church. He was an avid outdoorsman.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Pearl and Charlie Carruthers,
and a brother, Ray Bradley.
Survivors: Wife of 47 years, Lewellyn Carruthers of Fort Worth; sons, Charles
Carruthers Jr. and his wife, Karen, of Fort Worth, Ron Carruthers and his wife,
Beverly, of Covington, and Glenn Carruthers and his wife, Cindy, of Springtown;
brother, Lewis C. Carruthers; grandchildren, Charles E. Carruthers III, Clinton,
Chanda, Jason, Chad, Robby, Jodie and Tina; great-grandchildren, Cheyenne and
Tucker; and numerous other family and friends.
Greenwood Funeral Home 3100 White Settlement Road, 336-0584
Lewellyn Austin and Charles Edward Carruthers Sr. had the following children:
Charles Edward Carruthers Jr..
Ronald Perry Carruthers.
Glenn Paul Carruthers.