Charles G. Huckabee, 79, of Emmet, died Wednesday, July 10, 2013, in Hope. Mr. Huckabee was born February 12, 1934, in Fulton, to Robert and Ora Bell Hodnett Huckabee. Charles loved life, gospel music, playing instruments and he loved everybody he came in contact with. He was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters. He is survived by his wife, Alice Frost Huckabee; sons, Charles Huckabee and wife, Jan, of Greenwood, La., Preston Huckabee, of Vilonia, Gary Huckabee, of Emmet, Timothy Huckabee, of Emmet, and Paul Grady Huckabee, of Emmet; sister Dixie Payton, of Hope; six grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, July 13, at 2 p.m. in Memory Gardens Cemetery, with Neal Ridling officiating, under the direction of Herndon-Pharr Funeral Home.