Obituaries

Charles Allen Pickett 1952 - 2009

Bonner Springs — Services for Charles Allen Pickett, 57, of Garland, Texas, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs.
Mr. Pickett, a former Bonner Springs resident, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009, in a single-vehicle accident.
He was born Feb. 18, 1952, the son of Glenn and Margaruette Pickett.
Mr. Pickett as a 1970 graduate of Bonner Springs High School. He received his associate’s degree in manufacturing technology and was employed at Adell Corp., Sunnyvale, Texas, as director of the tool and die department.
He was an avid builder and designed and custom built with his family three of their residences.
Survivors include his wife and best friend of 37 years, Sandy (Dunn) Pickett, of the home; two daughters, Cybill Murillo and Alison Tucker, both of Bonner Springs; four grandchildren; three sisters, Mary Surritte, Stover, Mo., Juanita Clark, Spring Hill, and Glenda Buckner, Kansas City, Kan.; and a brother David Pickett, Edwardsville.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs.