Carl Richard Apple, 83, passed away at his Cookeville home on August 9.
A memorial service for Mr. Apple will be held at the Marsh Chapel of the Cookeville Rescue Mission on Saturday, August 19 from 2-4 PM with services at 4:00 pm. Brother Larry Self will officiate.
Carl is survived by his wife Janette; their children Mike Apple and Cindy McCrary; their grandchildren Samantha Budesa, Patrick Apple, and Nicholas Apple; and their great-grandson Peyton Apple. He is also survived by his siblings, Louis Apple, Ted Apple, Sylvia Gambrell, and Buford Apple; as well as those he welcomed into his family: Kim Apple, David McCrary, Lee Price, Zach Budesa, Alan Schmidt, Jan Apple, Dennis Gambrell, and Sonya Apple.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ridley Wayne and Bettie Ora Carter Apple and his siblings, Joe and Louise Apple, Drenda Mae and Donald Baxter, Mary Jane Schmidt, and Jenell Apple.
The family asks that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Cookeville Rescue Mission, PO Box 1144, Cookeville, TN 38503 or to your favorite charity.