Rathel, Charles Edward

Charles Edward Rathel

Charles Edward Rathel, 64, of Jonesboro, entered into rest on Monday, Nov. 7, 2011. He is the son of the late Ralph and Mary Rathel. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Angeline Rathel; two brothers, Robert Earl Rathel and Alan Rathel.

Those left behind to cherish his memory include his children, Carloyn Parker, Gary Murphy, Bobby Murphy (Sheryl), Robin James (David), Barry Murphy (Melissa); nieces, Tammy and Kylie; 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Services honoring Mr. Rathel will be held TODAY (Wednesday, Nov. 9) at 2 p.m., at Tara Garden Chapel, 681 North Ave., Jonesboro, Ga., 30236, (770) 471-7171. The Rev. Alan Parker will officiate. Online condolences may be made at www.taragardenchapelfuneralhome.com.