Charles Rex Driggers

Charles Rex Driggers, 86, passed away on July 6, 2019 at his home in Mount Pleasant, Texas. He was born on May 16, 1933 in Mount Pleasant to Charles G. Driggers and Dona Chapman Driggers.

He is survived by his loving wife, Nelda Driggers; son, Charles Steven Driggers of Texarkana, Texas; daughter, Susie Chen of Texarkana, Texas; daughter and son-inlaw, Laura and George Savage of Commerce, Texas; grandchildren, Brad Schucker, Brian Schucker, Leslie Ponko, Tiffany Quevedo and husband Dan, Alisha Croft, Tyler Driggers, Kayleigh Rapp and husband Scott, Zack Driggers, and Jake Driggers; and nine great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his mother and father.

A funeral was held on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Mount Pleasant with visitation held an hour prior to the funeral at the church. Burial will follow at Farmers Academy Cemetery in Mount Pleasant. Services were under the direction of Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home.

Memorial donations can be made to the Mount Pleasant Animal Shelter.

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