Charles Pannell

Fallen Hero’s Hometown and State: Anderson, SC

Branch of Service: U.S. Army

Rank: Staff Sergeant

Staff Sergeant Charles Pannell served in the Army for 12 years. He was seriously wounded during his third tour in Iraq in 2008. Pannell was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star for Exceptional Meritorious Achievement.

Charlie was an amazing Dad, husband, and son. He was always willing to stop what he was doing to help others. He was very funny and always wanted to make people laugh.

His mission for helping others was so important to the core of who he was as a person. When Charlie was injured, he never gave up, dedicating his life to giving back to Veterans within the community.

Age: 35

Date of Death: May 08, 2016

Back to Tribute Wall