Charles W. Willfong went to be with the Lord on Dec. 2, 2013. He was born Feb. 4, 1944, to William Marion Willfong and Vada Inez Edwards Willfong in Little Rock.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents; brothers and sisters-in-law, Raymond and Ozella Willfong and son Raymond Jr. and Junior and Rosemary Willfong and their children, Juanita, Bill, and Sissy; a grandson, Austin Willfong; and a son-in-law, Michael Williams.
Charles is survived by seven children, Brad Willfong and wife Terri, Cindy Cole, Sondra Williams, Danielle Wilks, Tammy Gilbert, Marty Elswick and Jenny Willfong;13 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at Smith Family Funeral Home, 322 N. Market St. in Benton. The Rev. Richard Douglas will be officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Cemetery in Little Rock.
The family will be receiving friends and family from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at the funeral home. For information, call 501-778-7100.
Online guestbook: www.smithfamilycares.com.
Family comments: A special thank you to Saline Memorial Hospice staff for keeping our dad comfortable during his last days here on earth.