Charles Carrick “Chuck” Whitcombe, 82 of Cabot, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2021. He was born in Marshalltown, Iowa to Francis Henry Whitcombe and Catherine Meyer Carrick on July 13, 1939.
The majority of his career was with Lennox Heating and Air Conditioning. He started in Marshalltown, Iowa, then Columbus, Ohio (where his two children were born), and finally Stuttgart, AR where he coordinated construction of the manufacturing facility and later managed its operation.
Chuck was very handy at building or fixing almost anything. He built his own boat as a boy and built the majority of a house for his family while in Stuttgart.
Chuck loved the water and associated sports. He and his two kids spent many days in the water sailing, skiing, tubing, and jet skiing.
He is preceded in death by his parents Francis Henry Whitcombe and Catherine Meyer Carrick.
Chuck will be missed by his children Erik Charles Whitcombe (Maria) of Jacksonville, FL and Tammy Lyn McFadden (Chris) of Austin, AR; grandchildren Cassandra Marie Whitcombe, Jacob Andrew Whitcombe, and Megan Layne Blanton Douglas (Dakota); great grandson Rhodes Jameson Douglas; sisters Martha Shelley Taylor (Robert), and Mary Sue Smalling; six nieces and nephews, and special friend Debbie Huffman of Cabot, AR.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at 10 am at Lakeside RV Park Pavilion, 1525 Old Hwy 25, Tumbling Shoals, AR 72581. Casual dress.
Arrangements are under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.