Carles Lee Easterling, age 74, of Jacksonville, passed away on Sunday, March 7, 2021, at the Warner Center for Caring, Fernandina Beach. He was born in Pascagoula, Mississippi, the son of the late, Luther F. Easterling and Maxie Dean (Flournoy) Bruner, and had lived here in Jacksonville for most of his life. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who enjoyed fishing, talking, and making new friends with everyone, but his true passion was Houndstooth, Crimson Red, Roll Tide Roll, Alabama Football Man!
Carles was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, Ronnie and Ricky Bruner; sister, Practa Bruner and his step father, Bobby Bruner. Survivors include his devoted wife of 52 years, Phyllis Easterling; son, Paul Easterling (Sandra Sheffield); daughter, Shani Easterling and his grandson, Josh Easterling all of Jacksonville, Florida.
Interment services will be held at the Jacksonville National Cemetery with Military honors on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 11:30 am. In lieu of flowers please make donation to VVA chapter 1046; Attention; Anthony (Tony) D' Aleo.
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