Charles Lingurn Overton, 89, of Greenwood died Saturday, January 11, 2014 in Fort Smith. He was a retired carpenter, veteran of the U.S. Army and World War II, and a member of River of Life Fellowship. He was preceded in death by his wife, Verdia Overton.

He is survived by two daughters, Virginia Floyd and husband, Dale of Roland, Okla. and Kathryn Davis and husband, Ike of Spiro, Okla.; four sons, Ed Overton and wife, Debra of Mansfield, James Overton and wife, Linda of Richmond, Kentucky, Bob Overton and wife, Pam, of Greenwood, and John Overton and wife, Nikki of Muskogee, Okla.; two sisters, Mary Clark of Mansfield and Emily McLaughlin of Richardson, Texas; one brother, Earl Overton of Mansfield; fourteen grandchildren, Jennifer Robinson, Lorena Goforth, Joanna Jackson, Lacey Beers, Jacquie Redding, Sarah Overton, and Whit, Darren, Josh, Chad, Justin, Nathan, Nicholas and Noble Overton, and fourteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were January 14 at Howard Hill Assembly of God Church with burial at Liberty Cemetery under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home of Greenwood.

Pallbearers were grandsons.

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