harles Austin Pounders, 86, died Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. He was born in Sulligent, AL. on December 14, 1932, to Daniel Morgan Pounders and Della Smith Pounders. He had lived in Aberdeen since 2001. Mr. Pounders was the owner of Sales and Services. He was a member of the Aberdeen Golf and Country Club and a member of the Men’s Association. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and the National Guard. Mr. Pounders attended the Aberdeen First Presbyterian Church. Survivors include his wife Jean Pounders of Aberdeen, MS; four daughters Debbie, Suzie, Sandra and Pam; two step-daughters Sherri and Karen; two sisters Garah Redditt (J. W.) of Tupelo, MS and Linda Barham (Duke) of Oklahoma; one brother Dea Pounders (Doris) of Aberdeen, MS; nine grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren, eight step-grandchildren and one step great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters Allene Head, Willene Gilliland and Enzian Ellis, two brothers Samuel Pounders and Kenneth Pounders, one daughter Nolia Jean and one son Charles Paul and one step-grandchild.
Visitation will be Saturday, March 30, 2019, from 11:30 A.M. until service time at the First Presbyterian Church of Aberdeen. Memorial Services will be Saturday, March 30, 2019, at 1:00 P.M. at the Aberdeen Presbyterian Church with Bro. Van Moore officiating. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be sent to Aberdeen First Presbyterian Church 401 West Commerce St. Aberdeen, MS 39730 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital P.O. Box 50 Memphis, TN 38101.