Services will be 12noon Tuesday March 17, 2020, at Bethel Church of God In Christ, 3147 Glenwood Ave. for Mr. Charles E. Littlejohn 67, who transitioned to his Heavenly Mansion March 10, 2020. Charles was born December 19, 1952 in Youngstown a son of Charles P. and Elaine Roach Littlejohn. He was a 1971 graduate of South High School and an Air Force Veteran. He had been employed for over 42 years for the City of Struthers Aqua Ohio Water, retiring in 2017. He was a member of Bethel C.O.G.I.C. where he served on the Usher Board. He was also the football coach of the New Bethel Braves for over 10 years. He loved fishing, cooking and was an avid Cleveland Browns fan.
He leaves to cherish his memory and legacy his loving wife of 32 years, the former Donna Kirkland; six children: Jason Allen Jenkins and LoVetta Jenkins and Desja Phillips-Davis (Rev. Kevin) all of Youngstown, Charles L. Littlejohn of California, Cara Marie Kirkland of Akron, OH., Calvin M. (Artavia) Littlejohn of Kasernne, Germany; two sisters Charlene (David) Rose, Vivian (Duane) Hobbs; a brother Louis (Lisha) Littlejohn all of Youngstown; 8 grandchildren; a brother-in-law Calvin E. Kirkland Jr. of Columbus, OH.; a sister-in-law Delia Kirkland Black of Youngstown and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister Sharon Kaye Littlejohn-Hyde, a brother-in-law Aubrey Hyde and his In-laws Rev. C.E. and Leaner Kirkland.
Friends may call one hour prior to the services 11:00am-12:00pm at the church. Arrangements were entrusted to L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.
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