Charles Franklin Shackleford Jr., age 79 of the West Pines Community went to be with the Lord Saturday morning January 14, 2023 at his home. He attended Union Temple Free Will Baptist Church as long as his health permitted and retired from East TN Forest Products. He is survived by his wife of 55 yrs Wanda Shackleford, 1 daughter and son-in-law Lisa and Mark Harbin, 1 granddaughter and spouse Lindsay and Cody Carberry, 1 grandson and spouse Garrett and Grace Harbin, 1 great granddaughter Josie Carberry, 3 sisters-in-law Marie Archer, Brenda Starnes, and Shirley Jones, a niece Debbie Cook, a nephew David Shackleford. He was preceded in death by his parents Charlie Shackleford and Bessie Shackleford Collins, 2 sisters Mary Gardner and Ann Taylor, a special little nephew Hunter Hensley. The family will receive friends from 5-7pm on Wednesday at Jeffers Funeral and Cremation Service Downtown. The funeral service will be 2pm Thursday in the Jeffers Funeral Chapel Downtown with Rev. Donnie Shelton officiating and music provided by Sarah Humbert Tipton and Keith Williams. The graveside service will follow in Dotys Chapel Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Mark Harbin, Garrett Harbin, Cody Carberry, Brian Shackleford, Mark Shackleford, and Charles Baxter. Honorary Pallbearers will be David Shackleford, Eugene Duncan, and William Jennings. The family wishes to extend a special thanks to the Amedisys Hospice staff Cindy, Lisa, and Amanda.