Funeral service for Charles Shurtleff, age 80, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Shane Carrington officiating. Interment will follow at Restlawn Cemetery. There will be no formal visitation. Mr. Shurtleff passed away on Thursday March 1, 2018 at Carriage House Manor, Sulphur Springs, TX.
Charles Shurtleff was born on August 9, 1937 in Brock, Texas to Carl and Rita Shurtleff. He married Carolyn Scarborough in Bowie, Texas on January 23, 1957. Charles worked as a Vocational Ag Teacher and Real Estate Appraiser. Charles was an elder at Southside Church of Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Shurtleff; sons, Keith Shurtleff and wife, Beth of Sulphur Springs, Kevin Shurtleff and wife, Kay of Mesquite; daughter, Kim Watson and husband, Richard of Lawrenceburg, KY; grandchildren, Kacey Batterton and husband, Kenneth, Brandon Shurtleff and wife, Amanda, Brian Shurtleff and wife, Ricki, Paul Watson, Christa Watson, Jessica Watson; great grandchildren, Cara, Paige, Statler Batterton; sister, Carla Swofford and husband, Jon.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.