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Charles Edward Litteral

October 14, 1936 ~ November 17, 2014

JENNINGS Funeral services for Mr. Charles Edward Litteral, 78, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 21, 2014 at Raymond United Methodist Church. Rev. Richard Teeter will be officiating. Interment will follow at Raymond United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family requests visitation be observed at Miguez Funeral Home in Jennings from 4:00 until 9:00 p.m. on Thursday as well as 8:00 a.m. until time of services on Friday. Mr. Litteral passed away on Monday, November 17, 2014 at Lafayette General Hospital. He was a lifelong resident of the Hathaway community, where he retired as a rice farmer and cattle rancher. He was an active member of Raymond United Methodist Church. Mr. Litteral served as President of the Jeff Davis Parish Cattleman’s Association and Louisiana Cattleman’s Association. He also served as Vice President of the National Cattleman’s Board of the Directors and President of the Jeff Davis Parish Farm Bureau. While serving as Calcasieu Area Executive Director of the Boy Scouts of America, he acted as the director of Camp Edgewood. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Barbara Brown Litteral; three daughters, Karen Litteral Landry and her husband Mark Bennett Landry of Lafayette; Glenda Litteral Granger and her husband Randal James Granger of Hathaway; Cynthia Litteral Doise and her husband Luke Byron Doise of Elton; one brother, Glenn Fredrick Litteral, Jr. of Hathaway; two sisters, Judith Litteral Heath of Paducah, Kentucky, and Darla Litteral VanFickell of College Station, Texas. Mr. Litteral was blessed with seven grandchildren; Megan Landry Andrus and her husband, Dwight Andrus IV; Sarah Landry Leftwich and her husband, Corey Leftwich; Taylor Charles Granger; Paige Alice Granger; Brittany Leigh Doise; Allie Nicole Doise; Caroline Grace Doise; and great-grandson, Harrison William Leftwich. He is preceded in death by his parents, Glenn Frederick Litteral, Sr. and Izora Wilkins Litteral. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Charles Edward Litteral to Raymond United Methodist Church or Louisiana Cattlemen’s Scholarship Foundation.

Services

Burial: Friday, November 21, 2014
11:30 am - 12:00 am

Raymond Methodist Cemetery

Funeral Service: Friday, November 21, 2014
10:30 am - 12:00 am

Raymond United Methodist Church

Visitation: Thursday, November 20, 2014
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings

Visitation: Friday, November 21, 2014
8:00 am - 10:00 am

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings

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  1. Barbara & Family, Bobby & I send our Prayers to you and your Family for the Loss of Charles Edward. We pray God will send you the blessings and consoling needed at this time.

  2. Mrs. Barbara & Family Our prayers go out to your family. It is such a great loss! He will be missed my many!

  3. Charlene and I are saddened in the loss of Charlesm. Our prayers are with you and the family that you will be comforted in the knowledge that we care and His Holy Spirit is beside you through it all. Blessings to you in this difficult time. Allen &Charlene Miller

  4. Dear Barbara Jean, Karen, Glenda and Cindy…Our prayers and thoughts are with you all at this difficult time. We love y'all and wish we could be there

  5. My heart is saddened to hear about the passing of Charles. Some of my fondness memories are of my boyhood in the Hathaway Boy Scouts (Troop 59). Charles was a great influence on my life and a wonderful role model. I send my deepest love, prayers, and sympathy to his family. Dennis Weldon (Merrillville, Indiana)

  6. Dear Mrs. Litteral, Karen and family. My thoughts, prayers, love and sympathy surround you in this time of your loss. Eternal rest grant unto him oh Lord and let perpetual light shine upon him. May our Lord give the Litteral family the strength they need at this time. May God lift you up at this time. Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves a memory no one can steal. May God bless you. Dolores and Mike Walker

  7. Barbara, Christy usually does the heavy lifting in situations like these but she is in Little Rock with her mother. We both just want you and the girls to know that Charles meant a lot to us and our kids. A kind soul. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  8. Dear Karen, Mrs. Litteral, Glenda and Cindy, I pray that all of you will find much love, comfort, and joy through all of the memories your family has created together forever. Mr. Litteral is remembered as an awesome guy who was blessed with many talents. He used those talents to make the world a better place and he never hesitated to share and teach others. My prayers will be with all of you and your families. – Special hugs to you Karen. – Valerie


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