Charles Roy Trull
A Kind and Honorable Man
Tucson, AZ- Charles Roy Trull, age 79, a kind and honorable man, passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2019 in Tucson, AZ.
A native of Haywood County, Charles was born February 4, 1940 to the late Clarence Mingus Trull, Sr. and the late Thelma Green Trull. He had resided in California before making his home in Oro Valley/ Tucson, Arizona for the past 24 years. Mr. Trull had honorably and proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. He had formerly been employed as a machinist for Norfolk Naval Shipyard and had retired as the plant manager of Ingersoll- Rand in San Diego, California. Charles was blessed with a friendly and outgoing personality and was actively involved in many Sun City activities throughout his community. He had also served as president of the Sun City Oro Valley Homeowner’s Association for 2 years. Anyone blessed to know Charles will remember his great passion for golfing and making happy memories on the golf course with his golfing buddies. His family and friends who resided in the mountains of Western North Carolina held a special place in his heart and he was extremely proud of his mountain heritage. Charles' smile and his loving presence will be remembered forever in our hearts.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Clarence Trull Jr.; and two sisters, Janet Trull Plemmons, and Muriel Trull Carver.
Surviving are his loving and devoted wife, Glenda McCormick Trull of Oro Valley, AZ; children, Kevin Trull and Jacque of VA, Jeffrey Trull of VA, Aaron Trull of VA, and Cindy Carter and John of KY; stepdaughters, Kim Wiklof of WA, Sherry Breene of Hendersonville; a brother, Benny Trull of Canton; sisters, Mary Anne Trull Smith of Greenville, Nancy Trull Cagle of Canton, and Freida Trull Babb of Canton;13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and his beloved poodle, “Frankie.”
A memorial service celebrating the life of Charles will be held at 4:00 pm Thursday, December 19, 2019 at Crestview Baptist Church in Canton. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.
Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Trull family.