Charles Merritt Sutherland, Sr., age 95, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Friday, September 11, 2015, at Barkley Plantation in Cadiz, KY. Mr. Sutherland retired as Executive Vice President of Bass & Co. in Hopkinsville, KY. He served in the US Air Force during WW II as an Army Air Corp pilot. He was a lifetime pilot, boater & animal lover. He is survived by: Three Sons- Steve Sutherland & wife, Nancy, Brentwood, TN, Dr. Scott Sutherland & wife, Mary Ann, Cadiz, KY & Charles "Chuck" Sutherland & wife, Janice, Smyrna, GA, One Daughter - Jan Sutherland-Morris & husband, Rick, Cadiz, KY, Ten Grandchildren & Seventeen Great Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by: Parents - Charles Vernon & Audrey Wilkerson Sutherland. Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. in Cadiz, KY. The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM Friday, September 18, 2015 at the Cadiz Christian Church, 31 Main St., Cadiz, KY. Burial with military honors will follow at a later date in East End Cemetery, Cadiz, KY. Memorial Contributions can be made to: Trigg Co. Humane Society, 4146 Canton Road, Cadiz, KY 42211 or the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.
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