Dennis Blanton Brackett, known as “Charlie,” a veteran, electrician, and life-long resident of Sweetwater, passed away unexpectedly on Feb. 11, 2019, at the age of 51. Charlie was born on Oct. 12, 1967, to Dennis and Freida Brackett. He graduated from Sweetwater High School in 1985, and served in the United States Navy.

Preceded in death by: his mother, Freida Blanton Brackett; grandparents, Joda and Bessie Blanton, William and Annie Brackett.

Survivors include: his father, Dennis Brackett, also of Sweetwater;

Five children, Charles “Dusty” Brackett, Ashlee Prescott, Esco Brackett, David Brackett, Kelly Grogan.

A private memorial service will be held at the graveside.