Charles F. "Sonny" Twitty, 76, died Tuesday, July 22, 2004, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.
Born March 13, 1928, in Paragould, Ark., he was the son of the late Charles N. and Lillian Brake Twitty, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He married Delta May Randl of Arbyrd, Mo., on May 3, 1953, in Benton Harbor, Mich., who survives.
Survivors also include two sons, Lynn Twitty of St. Louis, and Robert Pendergrass of St. Peters, Mo.; one daughter, Beth Twitty of Hornersville, Mo.; two brothers, Bill Twitty of Marmaduke, Ark., and Bob Twitty of Hornersville, Mo.; one sister, Martha Kay Jones of Rector, Ark; and 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Becky Ruth West; one brother, Jack Twitty; and one sister, Anna Belle Morgan.
Funeral services will be Friday, July 30, 2004, at 11 a.m. at the McDaniel Chapel in Hornersville with Rev. Alan Cureton officiating. Burial will be in the Horner Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Jeff West, Charles Twitty, Rob Pendergrass, Joe Pendergrass, John Burton and Jake West.