OBITUARY: Charles Brumit

Charles Brumit

Mr. Charles Brumit, age 77, a resident of Santa Fe, passed away Monday, July 5, 2021, at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital in Franklin.

A funeral service will be held on Sunday, July 11, 2021, at 2:00 PM at Heritage Funeral Home with Rick Points officiating. Entombment will follow in Maury Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. A visitation will be held on Saturday, July 10, 2021, from 6:00 – 9:00 PM and again on Sunday from 1:00 – 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Born on June 18, 1944, in Nashville, Charles was the son of the late Herman Brumit and the late Ethel Treanery Brumit. A man of strong work ethics, he worked twenty-two years at Occidental Chemical Company before going to Columbia Machine Works where he worked as a welder for many years and always enjoyed visiting with his working buddies. He was one of only a few employees who worked at all three Columbia Machine Works locations. He married Mary Dale Lindsey on April 17, 1965; she preceded him in death on January 23, 2017. Charles was an avid University of Tennessee sports fan who loved fishing, playing roulette, and working with his cows. Charles was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his sons, Charles Brumit, Jr. of Santa Fe, Donald Brumit of Santa Fe, Andy (Christy) Brumit of Primm Springs, brother, Bobby (Pauline) Brumit of Nashville, sisters, Helen Eaves of Nashville, June Hedge of Nashville, grandchildren, Melanie, Hope, Savannah, Emma, Jacob, Abby, and Logan, great grandchildren, Hensley “Roo Roo,” Cooper, and Marybelle, and beloved Dachshund, Daisy.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Herman Brumit, Tommy Brumit, Leon Brumit, Don Brumit, Jimmy Brumit, Jackie Brumit, and Kenny Brumit, and sisters Betty Brumit and Dot Brown.

Pallbearers will be Nicholas Laws, Charlie Farr, Don Brown, Kyle Carrier, Jacob Moore, and Ashley Brumit. Honorary pallbearers will include the employees of Encompass Health and Rehabilitation Hospital and the past and present employees of Columbia Machine Works.


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