Birth Date: April 8, 1935Death Date: January 10, 2019
Charles “Chuck” Whitfield, 83 of Tulsa, Oklahoma passed from this life on Thursday, January 10, 2019 in a Tulsa hospital with his family by his side. He was born April 8, 1935 in Vinita, Oklahoma to his parents, Henry Whitfield and Dora Hamm Whitfield. He married the love of his life, Jeanette Wurster Whitfield and have shared over 50 beautiful years together.
Chuck worked as a supervisor in the construction field and proudly served in the United States Navy.
Chuck is survived by his wife, Jeanette Whitfield of the home; six sons, Rick Whitfield and wife Donna of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Michael Whitfield of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dean Whitfield of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Charles Sumner Whitfield, Jr. and wife, Christie of Claremore, Oklahoma, James Patrick Whitfield and wife Andrea of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, and Robert Allen Whitfield and wife Joni of Sapulpa, Oklahoma; Debra Whitfield of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Doris Jane Nash and husband James of Owasso, Oklahoma and Maryalice Whitfield and husband DeWayne of Claremore, Oklahoma; one brother, Robert Whitfield of Vinita, Oklahoma; one sister, Linda Collins of Vinita, Oklahoma; twenty-six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, friends and extended family members. He was preceded in death by his parents Henry and Dora Whitfield; four brothers, James, JD, Terry, and Junior; and five sisters, Nancy, Maryalice, Wanda, Dorothy, and Juanita.
Visitation will be held from 3 – 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Floral Haven Funeral Home with a Celebration of Life Service at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, January 18, 2019 at Floral Haven Funeral Home Chapel with military honors by the United States Navy Honor Guard.