Charles “Rub” Cantrell, age 74, of LaFollette passed away Monday, September 23, 2019. He was of the Baptist faith and worked in drywall.  Preceded in death by wife, Louise Cantrell; parents, Charles and Mary Sue Cantrell; brother, Everette Cantrell and sister, Brenda White.


Daughters: Danielle and Michelle

Sons: Jacob

Denny, Roy, Michael and Peter Suttles

Daughter: Lisa Irwin

Special Grandsons that lived with him Zack, Cody, and Travis Suttles

A host of Grandchildren, special niece, Melinda Suttles, nieces, nephews, and friends

Sister: Shirley Chapman, LaFollette

Brothers: Jerry Lynn Cantrell, Jacksboro

Dan Saunders, Madisonville, KY

Services 2 PM Thursday at Cross-Smith Chapel

Rev. Dale Baker & Rev. Dan Saunders officiating

Interment Jacksboro Cemetery

Family will receive friends 12:00 NOON to 2 PM Thursday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Condolences may be given online at

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home