Eddy Neal “Tinker” Ogle, 78, of Calhoun, passed away on Thursday morning, Oct. 11, 2018, at his home.
He was born in Clarksville on June 21, 1940, a son of the late Ed and Lizzie Ogle.
He was a truck driver and worked for Wright Brothers Construction for over 39 years. Tinker was of the Christian faith. He enjoyed spending his spare time “Piddling” in his shed and spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one granddaughter, Harley Ogle; and several siblings.
He leaves behind to cherish is memory his loving wife of 40 years, Kaye Ogle; four children, Veronica Bradley (Jacky), Davina Brannon (Donnie), Tammy Stanford (Bo Henry) and Jason Neal Ogle; 10 grandchildren, Joshua Winfree, Ashley Kelly, Justin Harper (Racheal), Tyler Brannon, Kandice Brannon, Tala Jimenez (Angel), Tanner Stanford, John Henry, Miles Ogle and Maddison Ogle; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and numerous other extended family members, his Wright Brothers Construction family and a host of special friends.
The family will receive friends this evening from 7 until 9 in the Athens chapel of Companion Funeral Home, located at 400 S. White St., in Athens.
A graveside service is planned for Saturday afternoon, Oct. 13, 2018, at 2 p.m. in the South Liberty Cemetery with Robert Davis officiating.
The family says a special thank-you to Tennessee Oncology and Hearth Hospice for their excellent care of "Tinker."
You are encouraged to share a memory of "Tinker," and/or your personal condolences with his family, by visiting his memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
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